- "A taciturn man who was the one who brought the group together. He and Cloud have known each other for a long time. Due to his training, he is very well-rounded, but his strength lies in attacking quickly and using group attacks like Blitz. Unlike Cloud, who is yet to come into his powers, Squall is a fully-fledged Eidolon, and it was only because of a previous incident involving Eidolon-controlling technology that he was able to escape capture."
- —Official description.
Squall Leonhart is a protagonist in Eidolescence. He is a fully-fledged Eidolon who escaped capture. Squall teams up with Hope Estheim and Cloud Strife to find the culprit behind the Eidolons' capture and stop their plan.