Alsara: The Dragon's Legacy
Tidus was one of the few caravan guards that survived the Aturan ambush on the cloud roads unhurt. Little more than a guard working for the Rampart Shipping Company, his slight combat training and few occasions of direct experience put him head and shoulders above the average citizen of Needles.
Even so, it wasn’t enough. Anton slew him trying to reach the draconic artifacts in the Needle’s Sept.