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Caius being Caius


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We all have those songs we hear on a streaming station, or on the radio in the car, or in our heads, and we stop and think for a moment, "that reminds me of such and such". No doubt there must be some songs that remind us of Caius Ballad. List them off here along with an explanation of why you chose that particular song! ( please provide a link to the official video or a lyrics video if you can)

If you include spoilers in your reasoning, please tag them as such.

From the admins:
• "Demons" Imagine Dragons
• "She-Wolf (Falling to Pieces)" (where the "she-wolf" is Yeul's incarnations and the "me" is Caius himself) - David Guetta feat. Sia
• "Shots" by Imagine Dragons
• "Writing's On the Wall" by Sam Smith

From our members:
• "Pieces" - RED
• "Song for Jolee" - Kamelot
• "Afterlife" - Avenged Sevenfold
• "Soul Disintegration" - Scar the Martyr
• "No Way To Heal" - Trivium
• "Evil Angel" - Breaking Benjamin
• "Black Blade" - Two Steps From Hell
• "Atlas" - Two Steps From Hell
• "Fading Away" - Demon Hunter
• "Yeul's Theme"
• "Animal I Have Become" by Three Days Grace
• "Eternal Paradox" from the Final Fantasy XIII-2 OST
• "Crashed" by Daughtry
• "End of Time" by Lacuna Coil
• "Desolation" by Position Music

As songs are listed in the comments section, I will add them here for others to see.

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Group Info

This group supports Caius Ballad, Undying Witness to Infinite Fate, the Guardian of Yeul the seeress and protector of the timeline, the antagonist of Final Fantasy XIII-2, and a returning important character in Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII.

a.k.a. Mr. Purple, Caius "Sexy" Ballad, Caius "Fabulous" Ballad, Kyuss, Kaias, Kaisu, Kaius, and Kain.

We're trying to collect all Caius-related art, so don't be surprised if you receive a request to add your piece to the gallery!
Founded 4 Years ago
Dec 14, 2011


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Very well. Do you best, hunter of souls. Cleave the evil from me, and save me... if you can.


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GenesisArclite Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Writing would be brilliant. ^^ Really, it just comes down to following deviantArt's fundamental rules. This also includes how explicit things can get. Other than that, you've got a pretty free rein. If you're ever in doubt, though, feel free to ask. :)
KamikazePardee Featured By Owner May 12, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you for the admission request!  :D
Erix19 Featured By Owner Mar 17, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Random thought: why does Cantata Mortis/God in Fire seem to fit the nature of Lightning and Caius's rivalry/emnity?
bretanne Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2014
I think it has to do with the whole theme in Dissidia with light and darkness, cosmos and chaos eternally warring and seeking balance with each other. Caius is similar to Garland due to his connection with chaos and *SPOILERS* Garland essentially being Chaos himself, while there are many similarities between Lightning and Warrior of Light, both being the right hand of a goddess. It's no surprise Lightning's rival in 012 cycle is Garland and that she has issues with Warrior of Light. It's a nice lead up to XIII-2 for what it's worth.

But yeah, the parallels are there, Lightning being a warrior of light and Caius being a warrior of chaos/darkness.
Erix19 Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
Every time I sing that song (one of my favorites from Dissidia), I pretty much picture Lightning's battle with Caius. I think it suits them.

There's not much to spoil for me about any game in the series anymore. Dissidia gave me what I needed to do some more in depth research.
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