After the death of Dorgann's wife, Stella, he raised his son alone up until Dorgann's death three years prior to the start of the game. His final wish was for Bartz to explore the world. Later, Bartz learns that his father was a Warrior of Dawn and had sealed away Exdeath thirty years ago.
|Final Fantasy V Characters|
| Bartz | Lenna | Faris | Galuf | Krile | Exdeath | Gilgamesh |
King Tycoon | Boko | Cid | Dorgann | Fang | Forza | Jenica | Kelger | King Walse | Lone Wolf | Magissa | Mid | Queen Karnak | Stella | Xezat | Zok