Ah...finally the gist of the
game of FF7: materia. Instead of having certain people have classes
and they *already* know what to cast according to their class (White
Mages = white magic, Black Mages = black magic, etc.), materia takes
that concept all out of whack.
Just what is materia, anyhoo?
Well, it's made out the Lifestream, the green purdy stuff that lies
underneath the planet which Shinra was trying to suck away because
it provided a great deal of energy. If all of the Mako energy is concentrated
on a Mako fountain, it naturally turns into materia after a long period
of time. However, since technology has appeared....*poof* materia's
Click on the links below to go
to each of the different materia sections.