At the forefront of a rising tide of violence brought on by Galbadia’s war declaration is a SeeD cadet name Squall Leonhart. Serious to a fault, Squall has earned himself the reputation of being a lone wolf. A chance encounter with thr free-spirited Rinoa Heartilly, however, turms his universe upside down. Having thrived on discipline, Squall finds Rinoa’s carefree attitude fascinating. Yet there is no time to ponder these these thoughts, for job of dealing with the sorceress behind Galbadia’s irrational hostility has fallen to SeeD and Squall.