The characters of Final Fantasy XII

Final Fantasy is about epic, sweeping stories of nations clashing and mystical powers beyond human control. But it is also, always, a story of the people caught up in these desperate struggles. What would Final Fantasy VII be without Cloud and Aerith? Can you imagine Final Fantasy X without Tidus and Yuna? Of course not.

For the next several weeks we will take a look at the main characters of Final Fantasy XII.

The forlorn princess: Ashe

The pirate rogue:Balthier

The troubled orphan:Vaan

The fallen hero: Basch

The sweetheart:Penelo

The sensual warrior-woman:Fran

The man who would be Emperor:Vayne