Ultimate. AVALANCHE's goal is to save the planet from the hands of the ShinRa Electric Company, which drains the life-energy of the planet, known as the Lifestream, to fuel both its machines and ambitions. According to rumors, Cloud Strife was originally supposed to appear as a guest character in the PS2 version of Soul Calibur 2, but Team Soul couldn't reach an agreement with Square Enix in time.  Despite being a heavyweight, these traits collectively give him a heavily offensive playstyle that is useful for combos and excellent at aerial combat, especially edgeguarding. In some of his more notable side appearances, Cloud has been playable in every Dissidia Final Fantasy title to date, and has served as a boss, side character, or an ally in multiple Kingdom Hearts titles. From SmashWiki, the Super Smash Bros. wiki, Nintendo Direct Presentation - Mario, Zelda, Pokemon & More | Game Overviews (11/12/15), Sakurai x Nomura: Creator Interview 2016 (Part One) - Source Gaming, Super Smash Bros. Aside from this, Cloud's polarized aerial movement results in his recovery and off-stage endurance both being lackluster. According to Masahiro Sakurai, Cloud was the most requested Final Fantasy character to appear in Super Smash Bros. With the help of his friends, Cloud learns there is more to being a hero than possessing physical strength and fame and comes to terms with his own fractured mental state and self, trying to find a meaning in his existence and stop the plans of Sephiroth, a former legendary member of SOLDIER, who has a plan to purge the world by summoning a large meteor to crush the earth. At Tifa's behest, he joined her in allying with the second generation of Avalanche led by Barret Wallace, and aided them in their battles against Shinra and a revived Sephiroth alongside allies including Aerith Gainsborough, Red XIII, Cait Sith, Cid Highwind, Yuffie Kisaragi, and Vincent Valentine. Nintendo is adding Sephiroth to the roster of Smash … PlayStation 1. He then says farewell to the spirits of Zack and Aerith, who had been with him throughout the events of Advent Children. Cloud made his Super Smash Bros. debut in Super Smash Bros. 4 as a playable character via downloadable content, and returns in the base roster of Super Smash Bros. He was born in the mountain village of Nibelheim. Cloud Strife is the main protagonist of both Final Fantasy VII and Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children, who also appears in the spin-off games of the Compilation of Final Fantasy VII, including Dirge of Cerberus -Final Fantasy VII- and Crisis Core -Final Fantasy VII-, as a supporting character. Cloud encounters Kadaj and defeats him in the ruins of Midgar, but Kadaj merges with Jenova's remains to resurrect Sephiroth. Cloud was initially announced back in November 2015 for Smash 4. Originally voiceless in Final Fantasy VII, from Kingdom Hearts onward Cloud would be voiced by Takahiro Sakurai and Steve Burton (the latter who does not reprise his role in Smash Bros.). Unlike in Super Smash Bros. 4, the Limit Gauge is now constantly displayed next to his damage meter, and a full Limit Charge must be used within 15 seconds before it depletes entirely. Three of Cloud's Special Moves are his Limit Breaks from Final Fantasy VII. 5", which is a cosmetic change to his standard Final Smash, Omnislash. Crusade] [Mods]  Signup Login Cloud Strife :tm: 4 hours ago . Hey Smash Bros Amino sorry I wasn't on but for the past week I was painting I did a Cloud drawing but I forgot to take some pictures how I did it but I'm just going to add another picture to show how I did it. Console of origin This makes most of his attacks have long range and good power, although they generally have more start-up lag to compensate. During the mission, Sephiroth learned the truth about the being Jenova he believed was his mother and the truth about his origins. Gender Japanese voice actor All orders are custom made and most ship worldwide within 24 hours. However, Burton was not asked to reprise his role for Super Smash Bros. due to conflicts regarding his contract with Square Enix, so Sakurai's voice is used in all international versions. Cloud then returns to the church with the infected children and uses the water to cleanse the Geostigma out of them.  This makes him the fifth character to be both downloadable and from a third party developer, and the first fighter hailing from Square Enix. Keep in … Here's what I've been working on. However, in Crisis Core -Final Fantasy VII-, the origins of the Buster Sword were revealed as owned by SOLDIER Angeal Hewley, whose father forged it to commemorate Angeal joining the elite SOLDIER program. Cloud's Final Smash is Omnislash, his ultimate Limit Break and considered to be his signature attack in the Final Fantasy series. "A young man who is a former SOLDIER. Cloud is an arrogant and proud swordsman at first, claiming to be an ex-member of an elite warrior unit called SOLDIER. According to Masahiro Sakurai, Cloud was the most requested Final Fantasy character to appear in Super Smash Bros. The new fate of Zack is unknown. Due to his lack of close friends, Cloud, perhaps as a coping mechanism, considered himself to be superior to all the other village children, and thus did not enjoy their company. After following Sephiroth and defeating him in battle, both he and Cloud are transported to the edge of creation. 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