It is home to thousands of real and fictional personality profiles for you to type, discuss and view. © 2020 GIANT BOMB, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. After the 1000 Heartless battle, Cloud keeps at a distance from the others and avoids fighting the Heartless from Space Paranoids, knowing that his friends have enough strength to fend off the MCP's tricks. Roughly two years after arriving in Midgar, Cloud met up with Zack, a 1st class SOLDIER who quickly became friends with Cloud, when their helicopter crashed into the mountains near the Modeo Ravine. Fate However, her presence causes Cloud to see the light, causing him to wince. He reveals to Sora that he is seeking to defeat his darkness, which is embodied by Sephiroth. Full Forum Listing. John Darnielle explores new sounds on his 19th studio album as the Mountain Goats—and creates his best record in years with Getting Into Knives. His own world With the Black Materia, Sephiroth summoned Meteor and Cloud fell into the Lifestream. After their battle, Cloud is either defeated, or comes out victorious, but refrains from defeating Sora. Cloud confidently says he'll pass, but later in the game, he can be fought in certain cups at the Olympus Coliseum. Hades promises to help him, but only if Cloud competes in the games and kills Hercules. Cloud slashes at random enemies 15 times in total for massive damage. Home Film both reflected and refracted the homophobia. However, he also has a flowing red cape and a metal claw on his left hand, much like Vincent Valentine, another character in Final Fantasy VII, though there are some notable differences. Cloud grieved for his fallen friends, but believed the best way to honor them was to move forward with his life. During their meeting, Aerith also speaks to him. At 26 minutes, the band's abrasive punk is quite listenable. However, he does possess some similar, even more melancholic, characteristics in Advent Children. Is Cloud Strife an INFP? A hero that Sora and his friends met, Kingdom hearts 1: Black suit, one demon wing, and single pauldron, Kingdom hearts 2: black outfit with one sleeve and pauldron. ABBA's winning – if slightly uneven – seventh album Super Trouper is reissued on 45rpm vinyl for its birthday. However, as Cloud does not defeat Sora, the results are not favorable for Hades; forcing him to summon Cerberus. This is commented on by Goofy, who, when spoken to after meeting Sephiroth for the first time in Kingdom Hearts II, states that Sephiroth "kinda looks like Cloud.". However he’s still accepted back, and they don’t hesitate to forgive him. Final Fantasy VII/Final Fantasy VIII Remastered Twin Pack, Itadaki Street: Dragon Quest & Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary. When he demands that Aeris or Tifa stay out of danger, he’s incapable of holding them back -- and indeed both women prove well suited to dealing with danger and are even necessary to the quest. Cloud also finally forgives himself for Aerith and Zack's deaths seeing as they want him to move on and enjoy the current life he has with AVALANCHE. Horrors in the Closet: A Closet Full of Monsters, Horrors in the Closet: Horrifying Heteronormative Scapegoating, Johnny Nash Refused to Remember His Place, 'The Edge of Democracy' and Parallels of Political Crises, Moira Smiley and VOCO's "The Call" Says Stay Strong in Shared Humanity (premiere), Jefferson Starship Soar Again with 'Mother of the Sun', Ane Brun's 'After the Great Storm' Features Some of Her Best Songs, 'Long Hot Summers' Is a Lavish, Long-Overdue Boxed Set from the Style Council, The Mountain Goats Find New Sonic Inspiration on 'Getting Into Knives'. Seeing the truth behind his origins drove Sephiroth mad, and he butchered the entire town's populace by setting Nibelheim on fire, including Cloud's mother. Full name When Kadaj attacks Cloud, it blasts a chunk of the church floor with it. The short, stocky sprite left much of the character to the imagination, although the character art included in the manual and on the box gave fans a better idea of what Cloud actually looked like. Vincent tells Cloud that Kadaj and his gang are physical manifestations of Sephiroth formed with his cells, and that a fusion with Jenova cells will cause Sephiroth's return. Cloud warns her to stay away from Sephiroth, but she refuses, for she wants to help him. Although this wing appears in every artwork of this outfit, it is usually not initially present. Giant Bomb users. At this point, Hercules comes to the rescue, defending the unconscious Cloud. Hades, no longer having any use for Cloud, fires him and knocks him out. He becomes closed off from the world, isolated himself from his family, and told no one he was sick. In the first game he was hired by Hades to kill Sora and Hercules, but was nearly slain by Cerberus when Cloud refused to kill them. After the MCP is defeated, he is seen once again with Leon when Tron shows them a sight of when their city was first built, and so reminded everyone of its true name. Tifa then gives Sora the Fenrir Keychain as thanks for helping. Tetsuya Nomura has stated Cloud's name contrasts with Zack Fair's and the idea of "fair weather", in that Zack led a peaceful and happy life while Cloud's has been full of turmoil. Cloud was born in the small mountainside town of Nibelheim, and was treated as an outcast by the other children in the village, making him become a loner. 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Cloud then grants Sora the Sonic Blade ability, and walks off, but not before Sora offers a re-match. I fell into darkness, and I couldn't find the light. It is designed by Tetsuya Nomura, Cloud's original character designer and the director for Advent Children. Sephiroth tries to convince him to turn to that darkness, but Cloud refuses, and the two battle. In Final Fantasy VII, due to the combined effects of Mako poisoning and the influence of Jenova's cells in his body, Cloud unknowingly holds a fake persona created by the Jenova cells mixing his memories of Zack's personality with the cocky and selfish attitude he believes a SOLDIER 1st Class would have.