Yes, these heights are accurate. Yes, Vincent really is THAT tall compared to Cloud.
Jeez, Cloud. If you want him at eye-level so badly, just yank him down by one of the belts on his collar. Or just get him to sit next to you, since the extra height is all in Vincent’s legs, not in his torso.
This is the line art!
I decided to turn this sketch into a proper drawing for full impact.
This was the original dialogue.
And along came something sacred,
I never knew what I found.
“As for Cloud, he sees Aerith several times throughout the film. It’s not that he sees her because he feels her presence. He sees her because her consciousness lives on inside him.”