"An evil and powerful corporation is slowly draining life from the planet in an effort to control the universe. However, a small rebellion, known as Avalanche, has woved to put an end to this destructive plan.

You take in the role of Cloud Strife, an ex-SOLDIER of the evil Shinra Corporation. Cloud joins Avalanche initially as a selfish mercenary, but becomes much more involved in this mysterious epic of friendship, love and the battle between good and evil."

- from the cover of Final Fantasy VII, PC version