"Guys. Look." Riku said, pointing at the shadow moving down the wall.
"What's wrong Riku, afraid of one little shadow?" Sora teased him.
"No I am...oh hell." Riku said, looking around them.
From the corners of the ceiling, a black paint seemed to run down the walls, coating everything around them and closing in on them. The swirling shadows slowed to a halt and each of them stood at the ready. small Heartless began to rise out of the shadow. They moved forward, encircling all of them in a sea of writhing Heartless. Neo-Shadows began to poke out of the floor and bat Heartless popped free of the walls.
"Now boys, work together and keep your wits about you." King Micky warned as the Heartless swarmed even closer.
"Strength!" Sora cried, holding up his Keyblade.
A fiery red keyblade flashed in his left hand and his clothes flushed with the same color. Power surged through his muscles and he felt a wonderful rush of adrenaline as he transformed into what the Fairies had dubbed 'Valor'. The shadows lunged forth at them and Sora leapt into their midst. His two Keyblades flashed left and right, knocking the Heartless apart and cutting a swathe through them.
"Mwahaha!" Sora laughed as Heartless fell by the dozens at his blades.
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