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 sensual warrior-woman:Fran
The man who would be Emperor:Vayne