[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/8508559/1/The-Shrouded-Path The Shrouded Path]]is a KingdomHearts crossover with SilentHill featuring the main protagonists from KingdomHeartsBirthBySleep.

Set in an AU universe, the story begins when Aqua, Terra and Ven are sent on a mission to locate Master Xehanort. Somewhere along the way, they end up losing Ven, but manage to trace him to a town called [[FromBadToWorse Silent Hill]]. . .

The Shrouded Path also has a DarkerAndEdgier sequel under the title [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/9219860/1/Those-Who-Fight-Monsters Those Who Fight Monsters]].

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!!Characters From These Works Make An Appearance:
* {{Disney/Cinderella}}
* FinalFantasyVII
* Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame
* Disney/TheLionKing
* Disney/SleepingBeauty
* VideoGame/SilentHill
* Disney/SnowWhiteAndTheSevenDwarfs
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!! Tropes Applying to Both Works Include:
* AbandonedHospital: Ridgeview Clinic. Brookhaven Hospital looks like it's going to be this, but it's actually inhabited.
* AbusiveParents: Xehanort was one to Vanitas.
* BerserkButton: Do not touch [[PapaWolf Terra's]] friends.
* BlackCloak: Members of [[ReligionOfEvil The Order]] wear this.
* BigBad: [[spoiler: Vanitas]].
* BreakTheCutie: All the main characters, but particularly Aqua.
* DarkAndTroubledPast: Terra [[spoiler: killed [[FinalFantasy Zack Fair]] by accident when he was a kid]].
* TheDarkWorld
* EnemyWithout: Vanitas to Ven, as per canon.
* GodOfEvil: [[spoiler: Vanitas is revealed to be the god of Silent Hill]]
* TheHeartless: Given, since this is KingdomHearts
* IJustWantToBeYou: [[spoiler: Vanitas would love nothing more than to take over Ven's life.]]
* LoveHungry: [[spoiler: Vanitas just wants Aqua and Terra to love him and be his friends]].
* MindScrew
* OminousFog
* PapaWolf: Terra for Ven and Aqua.
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!! Tropes Applying Exclusively to The Shrouded Path include:
* ActionGirl: Aqua, naturally. [[spoiler: At least until her keyblade breaks.]]
* BattleInTheCenterOfTheMind: [[spoiler: Ven's final battle against [[EnemyWithout Vanitas]] takes place within his heart]].
* BigDamnHero: Terra does this twice. The first time is[[spoiler: for Ven when he is dragged into the DarkWorld. The second time is for Ven and Aqua after Vanitas captures them]].
* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler: The trio escape from Silent Hill but are all damaged from the experience, and Vanitas is still out there]].
** As of the sequel, this becomes more of a [[spoiler: PyrrhicVictory]]
* BrainwashedAndCrazy [[spoiler: Happens to Aqua]] .
* BrokeYourArmPunchingOutCthulhu: [[spoiler: Aqua temporarily defeats [[SilentHill the Bogeyman]], but at the cost of losing her keyblade]].
* TheCorruption: [[spoiler: Aqua is hit by this]].
* DarkIsNotEvil: The lesson Terra takes from his experience.
* DemonicPossession: [[spoiler: Vanitas attempts this on Terra, but ultimately fails. He has better luck with brainwashing Aqua.]]
* DistressCall: Terra receives one from Ven via radio
* DroneOfDread: In Silent Hill fashion, a air raid siren announces the shift to the [[DarkWorld Otherworld]].
* EscapeFromTheCrazyPlace
* HeroicBSOD: Terra falls into one, but snaps out of it once he's told his friends are in danger.
* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler: Xion]].
* HopeSpot: In Chapter 13, [[spoiler: the trio is finally reunited and about to leave. Then Terra's DarkAndTroubledPast rears its head...]]
* IKnowYouAreInThereSomewhereFight: [[spoiler: Ven tries this with a brainwashed Aqua. It doesn't work.]]
* KangarooCourt: Terra finds himself in one.
* KilledOffForReal: [[spoiler: Xion, Ansem the Wise, and at least part of the Order]].
* NiceJobBreakingItHero: [[spoiler: Terra nearly kills Aqua, paving the way for Vanitas to take over her mind]].
* NiceJobFixingItVillain: Instead of being broken, the trials Silent Hill puts Terra through just [[spoiler: help him master his [[DarkIsNotEvil inner darkness]]. Which he then uses to save his friends.]]
* NoOneGetsLeftBehind: Individually, all three members of the trio have plenty of opportunities to escape, but they absolutely refuse to leave without the others. [[spoiler: However, it's averted with both Xion and Ansem the Wise.]]
* OffscreenMomentOfAwesome: Xion fighting The Corruption with nothing but a flashlight and some aglaophotis.
* YouWakeUpInARoom: Happens to Terra
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!! Tropes Applying Exclusively to Those Who Fight Monsters Include:
* AGodAmI: [[spoiler: Vanitas]]
* AloneWithThePsycho: [[spoiler: Aqua is captured by Vanitas and held prisoner inside her own home.]]
* BatmanGambit: [[spoiler: Vanitas lures Aqua away from the Land of Departure as part of a plot to make Master Eraqus leave. This way, the world is left undefended and Vanitas can take it over at his leisure]]
* BerserkButton: In addition to [[PapaWolf Terra's berserk button,]] Ven now has one regarding [[spoiler: Xion's death]].
* BewareTheNiceOnes: Ven is the nicest and sanest of his friends, but by the end of the story, is arguably the [[TakingALevelInBadass strongest]]
* BigDamnHeroes: [[spoiler: Vanitas captures Ven and starts to torture him. What does Terra do? Break away from [[Disney/SleepingBeauty Maleficent's]] mind control and proceed to rescue him.]]
* BrokenBird: Aqua. [[spoiler: Sora as well. Eraqus also heads down this path.]]
* ChekhovsGun: In The Shrouded Path, Terra's Wayfinder was modified to be able to track his friends' whereabouts. [[spoiler: When Terra falls under a sleeping spell and [[AllUpToYou Ven is left on his own]], he uses Terra's Wayfinder to track Aqua.]]
* TheDragon: [[spoiler: Riku]]
* [[RedEyesTakeWarning Gold Eyes Take Warning]]: Gold eyes are a signature of darkness users
* HeWhoFightsMonsters: Where the title comes from. Terra appears to be falling victim to this trope.[[spoiler: However, it's ''Ven'' who ends up JumpingOffTheSlipperySlope]]
* {{Hypocrite}}: Vanitas and Ven go back and forth accusing each other of this.
* LoveMakesYouEvil: Vanitas. Ven and Terra have also been performing some morally ambiguous actions, thanks to their obsessive need to protect Aqua.
* MindRape: Chapter 19 is a huge one for Aqua
* NotSoDifferent: Vanitas believes this about him and Ven (and Terra).
* NotQuiteDead: Despite Terra sending them down a BottomlessPit in The Shrouded Path, the Bogeymen are just as strong as ever.
* OnlySaneMan: Ven appears to be this among his friends
* PsychopathicManchild: Vanitas
* RageAgainstTheMentor: Terra blames Master Eraqus for the events of The Shrouded Path
* [[RoomFullOfCrazy Room Full of White]]: Aqua's room turned into this after her experience at Silent Hill
* VillainousBSOD: Vanitas has a minor one, but quickly gets over it
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