What triggers 3rd Impact?
During instrumentality it is shown that the near third impact is not what caused the world to become coreized and at some point during the 14 year gap Mark-06 and Lilith fused to cause the true Third Impact, only stopped by the sacrifice of Ryoji Kaji.
When was the 3rd impact?
Third Impact occurs during the climax of The End of Evangelion. At the beginning of Episode 26′, the Mass Produced Evangelions capture Shinji along with Eva-01.
Who started the third impact?
The Event. In Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance, Shinji inadvertently initiates Third Impact during his fight with the 10th Angel. Having learned that Rei had been assimilated by the Angel, Shinji became determined to rescue her, no matter the cost.
Did the 4th impact happen?
Following the removal of the two Spears of Longinus, Kaworu is demoted to the thirteenth angel, the destruction of Lilith’s body occurs, and the Twelfth Angel is released from Mark. 06. Evangelion 13 awakens after it eats the angel, thus causing the Fourth “Impact”.
Does Evangelion have happy endings?
The ending of EoE: It’s a brilliant ending and it’s a happy one as well (not melancholic or depressing as some might say).
How did Kaji sacrifice himself?
When Shinji visits him at the melon patch, Kaji tells him that pain teaches us kindness, and that kindness is not the same as weakness. Kaji is killed (offscreen) at the end of Episode 21 by an unseen shooter.