Bio: Originally the main character of the critically acclaimed Final Fantasy VII video game and it's sequel, the motion picture Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children.
The character developer of Final Fantasy VII was given a new video game to create, Kingdom Hearts , that would mix Final Fantasy with Disney (along with original material.) Since Cloud was the creation of Tesuya Nomura he decided to use Cloud in the game.
Due to Kingdom Hearts' popularity a manga series spun-off from the game.
Cloud's story in the game is the for the most part the same as in the manga.