Cid created many inventions which has aided human progress for
years, and his greatest creation is the fire-powered engine which
supported Karnac's economy. However, once he realizes that his inventions
may have weakened the crystals, he tried to destroy those machines,
only to stand by and watch in horror as the Fire Crystal exploded.
He then retreated into a state of depression.
Mid is Cid's grandson, always at his grandpa's side to aid him
and observe his work. Mid's father was a scholar who spent more
time in his lab among his work than with his wife, and Mid's mother
left them in disgust. Three years before the game begins, Mid's
father died in a laboratory explosion, leaving the boy alone with