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* As shown in the [[RRatedOpening PG13 Rated Opening]], [[AdultFear Ienzo turning into his nobody form was forced upon by]] [[WouldHurtAChild Terra-Xehanort.]]



* The end of the [[http://www.square-enix.co.jp/kingdom/3d/trailer.html trailer for KH3D]]. [[spoiler: Xehanort re-obtains his keyblade, which he immediately drives into Braig's chest.]]
** Similarly, [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zlex8ja2eNI the Jump Festa trailer]] for ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts3DDreamDropDistance'' is about 80% fandom-rejoice fuel, but the last 20% is [[NightmareFuel Nightmare Fuel.]] It [[JumpScare begins]] with the current page image, Master Xehanort. At the end, we see young Xehanort and Vanitas talking with Sora [[VoiceOfTheLegion in unison,]] with Vanitas [[http://images.wikia.com/kingdomhearts/images/1/1a/Terranort_and_Vanitas.png sporting a]] PsychoticSmirk, saying they know that Sora's heart has other hearts inside.

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* The end of the [[http://www.square-enix.co.jp/kingdom/3d/trailer.html trailer for KH3D]]. [[spoiler: Xehanort re-obtains his keyblade, which he immediately drives into Braig's chest.]]
** Similarly,
[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zlex8ja2eNI the The Jump Festa trailer]] for ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts3DDreamDropDistance'' is about 80% fandom-rejoice fuel, but the last 20% is [[NightmareFuel Nightmare Fuel.]] It [[JumpScare begins]] with the current page image, Master Xehanort. At the end, we see young Xehanort and Vanitas talking with Sora [[VoiceOfTheLegion in unison,]] with Vanitas [[http://images.wikia.com/kingdomhearts/images/1/1a/Terranort_and_Vanitas.png sporting a]] PsychoticSmirk, saying they know that Sora's heart has other hearts inside.inside.
* The [[RRatedOpening PG-13 Rated Opening]] sets the mood pretty well, with Terra-Xehanort attacking Braig with his Keyblade while Even and [[AdultFear the preteen]] [[WouldHurtAChild Ienzo]] wither away on the floor.
* Let's talk about ''VideoGame/TheWorldEndsWithYou'' characters in Traverse Town: to be caught in the Reaper's Game they're apparently playing, they needed to [[DeadToBeginWith die in Shibuya]]. Then, while dead, before they could win their game and come {{back from the dead}}, [[DoomedHometown Shibuya was destroyed by the Heartless]]. Joshua, who knows about this as [[GodWasMyCopilot the Composer]], cannot save their souls, and instead makes LivingMemory copies of them out of Rhyme's dreams. Even though they're playing the Reaper's Game, there are no Reapers in Traverse Town, and with no Game to play, their lives are just ticking away. And if Joshua does return to reunite with their spirits in Shibuya, why wouldn't the [[BigBadFriend Game's impetus]] get in the picture, not considering the "entry fee"?
** Worse, it's implied that unlike the ''Final Fantasy'' characters, those are the actual original cast from ''The World Ends with You''. The Heartless erased everything in Shibuya, and those people were all Joshua could save.



* The existence of VideoGame/TheWorldEndsWithYou characters in Traverse Town, with the exception of Joshua. [[spoiler:First, in order to be caught in the Reaper's Game that they seem to be caught in, they needed to [[DeadToBeginWith die in Shibuya]]. Then, while they were dead, before they could win their game and come BackFromTheDead, [[DoomedHometown Shibuya is destroyed by the Heartless]], resulting in all of their destruction. Joshua, consciously aware of this due to being [[GodWasMyCopilot the Composer]], cannot save their souls, instead fashioning LivingMemory copies of them out of Rhyme's dreams. They continually play the Reaper's Game, but the problem is that there are no [[FiveBadBand Reapers]] in Traverse Town as far as anyone can tell. There isn't truly a Game at all anymore, and it is just their lives ticking away. And if Joshua does return to Shibuya somehow and reunite with their spirits, who's to say that [[BigBadFriend the entire reason for the Game]] won't be brought into the picture?]] And that's not even bringing the entry fee issue up.
** To top it off, the game implies that - unlike the FF characters who are more explicitely AU interpretations - these ARE the characters from TWEWY. That IS Neku, Shiki, Beat, and Rhyme. Not AU versions. And those are all Joshua could save. All the Reapers, Players, people, Erased by Heartless.


* As shown in the [[RRatedOpening PG13 Rated Opening]], [[AdultFear Ienzo turning into his nobody form was forced upon by]] [[WouldHarmAChild Terra-Xehanort.]]

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* As shown in the [[RRatedOpening PG13 Rated Opening]], [[AdultFear Ienzo turning into his nobody form was forced upon by]] [[WouldHarmAChild [[WouldHurtAChild Terra-Xehanort.]]

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* The visit to Symphony of Sorcery on Riku's side culminates with a boss battle with none other than the king of Disney NightmareFuel - Chernabog himself.
** For starters, when Riku accepts to go to Chernabog's domain, the scenery around him suddenly disappears with some unsettling, sharp sound effects, and Riku is left to plummet through the void. It's as if the world itself is saying "alright, you're on your own, bye!"
** Riku then arrives in the area around Bald Mountain, which is a broken, volcanically active hellscape, which fits since we ''are'' dealing with Satan himself. As Riku's talk with Young Xehanort progresses, the main volcano in the area begins erupting more and more frequently, until Young Xehanort warns Riku that "[his] abyss awaits". Xehanort flees, and the volcano erupts violently, and Chernabog materializes with a roar. Then the way he looks around and then finds Riku, staring right at the camera, should make any player shake in their boots.
** During the fight, Chernabog launches you far, far away so that he can attack you from afar with his dark magic and legions of ghouls. Just the sight of Chernabog from far away is unnerving, as you imagine what it'd be like to see that from say, an airplane passing through, or worse, on the ground, and seeing ''that'' thing up and about.
** The ghouls also drain your health as they stick to you like leeches. There's nothing to say that if you were killed by them, you'd join their ranks...


* As shown in the [[RRatedOpening PG13 Rated Opening]], Ienzo turning into his nobody form was forced upon by Terra-Xehanort.

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* As shown in the [[RRatedOpening PG13 Rated Opening]], [[AdultFear Ienzo turning into his nobody form was forced upon by by]] [[WouldHarmAChild Terra-Xehanort.]]


* Sora's [[spoiler:dream version]] of The World That Never Was. The place is a twisted wreck, with buildings sliced in half, others contorting crazily, and 'Contorted City' has large chunks of building ''flying at you''. What's really the icing on the cake though is the world theme ("Sacred Distance") that sounds like a distorted and unsettling version of "Dearly Beloved".

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* Sora's [[spoiler:dream version]] of The World That Never Was. The place is a twisted wreck, with buildings sliced in half, others contorting crazily, and 'Contorted City' has large chunks of building ''flying at you''. What's really the icing on the cake though is the world theme ("Sacred Distance") that sounds like a distorted and unsettling version of "Dearly Beloved"."Sacred Moon".

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*** [[spoiler:The Secret Reports from ''358/2 Days'' give a good indication as to how aware he was: Not remotely. In an early report, Saix talks about his plans with Axel. As they go on, he gets increasingly cold and unemotional, wondering what's happened. Meaning Xehanort's been slowly supplanting Saix's entire being, and the guy has no idea it's even happening.]]


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* [[spoiler:"My name is Lea. [[IronicEcho Got it memorized?]]"]] Even though he just saved Mickey and friends' collective bacon, something about the monotone way [[spoiler:Lea]] says those words is bone-chilling.

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* [[spoiler:"My name is Lea. [[IronicEcho Got it memorized?]]"]] Even though he just saved Mickey and friends' collective bacon, something about the monotone way [[spoiler:Lea]] says those words is bone-chilling.bone-chilling.
* Sora encountering Xemnas and [[spoiler:Young Xehanort]] in The Grid. First of all, both villains remain in their black cloaks while Sora is wearing [[DarkIsNotEvil black armor]]. Second, Xemnas makes copies of Sora to tell him how data can be used to change personalities. And finally, [[spoiler:Xehanort]] opens the airlock behind Sora, causing him to ''suffocate'' from the winds.

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** To top it off, the game implies that - unlike the FF characters who are more explicitely AU interpretations - these ARE the characters from TWEWY. That IS Neku, Shiki, Beat, and Rhyme. Not AU versions. And those are all Joshua could save. All the Reapers, Players, people, Erased by Heartless.


* While more in-game than in-universe, fighting [[spoiler:[[BonusBoss Julius]] can be pretty frightening. Even more if you aren't prepared, and happen to just enter the area without knowing that he's there. He's a huge, hulking beast that's not just incredibly strong and capable of obliterating you with a handful of strikes, but [[LightningBruiser some of his attacks are consecutive and pretty difficult to dodge.]] There's one where he just charges at you, and if you dodge, he'll turn around and charge right back. Though, the cartoon skidding sound when that attack ends counters the scary.]]

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* While more in-game than in-universe, fighting [[spoiler:[[BonusBoss Julius]] can be pretty frightening. Even more if you aren't prepared, and happen to just enter the area without knowing that he's there. He's a huge, hulking beast that's not just incredibly strong and capable of obliterating you with a handful of strikes, but [[LightningBruiser some of his attacks are consecutive and pretty difficult to dodge.]] There's one where he just charges at you, and if you dodge, he'll turn around and charge right back. Though, the cartoon skidding sound when that attack ends counters the scary.]]]]
* [[spoiler:"My name is Lea. [[IronicEcho Got it memorized?]]"]] Even though he just saved Mickey and friends' collective bacon, something about the monotone way [[spoiler:Lea]] says those words is bone-chilling.


* While more in-game than in-universe, fighting [[spoiler:[[BonusBoss Julius]] can be pretty frightening. Even more if you aren't prepared, and happen to just enter the area without knowing that he's there. He's a huge, hulking beast that's not just incredibly strong and capable of obliterating you with a handful of strikes, but [[LightningBruiser some of his attacks are consecutive and pretty difficult to dodge.]] There's one where he just charges at you, and if you dodge, he'll turn around and charge right back. Though, the cartoon skidding sound when that attack ends counters the scary.]]
* [[Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame Frollo]] is in the game, and he's actually ''[[UpToEleven worse]]'' than he was in the movie.

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* While more in-game than in-universe, fighting [[spoiler:[[BonusBoss Julius]] can be pretty frightening. Even more if you aren't prepared, and happen to just enter the area without knowing that he's there. He's a huge, hulking beast that's not just incredibly strong and capable of obliterating you with a handful of strikes, but [[LightningBruiser some of his attacks are consecutive and pretty difficult to dodge.]] There's one where he just charges at you, and if you dodge, he'll turn around and charge right back. Though, the cartoon skidding sound when that attack ends counters the scary.]]
* [[Disney/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame Frollo]] is in the game, and he's actually ''[[UpToEleven worse]]'' than he was in the movie.
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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y85PNrkIuWI A leaked spoilerous scene]] from ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts3DDreamDropDistance'' has Sora talking with [[spoiler: Roxas]] in the [[spoiler: wrecked ruins of The]] World That Never Was[[note]] (Before wondering why the world is in that state, remember what happened during the skyscraper-slicing final battle of Kingdom Hearts II.)[[/note]]. When [[spoiler: Roxas]] holds Sora's hands, he starts [[spoiler: transferring his memories]] to him. Thus, various screens from ''[[KingdomHeartsDays Days]]'' and ''[[VideoGame/KingdomHeartsII Two]]'' pass by, implying Sora's experiencing the whole TraumaCongaLine at once. [[HeroicBSOD It even seems the poor guy's having a seizure from it.]] And all the while, [[spoiler: Roxas]] is just [[DissonantSerenity smiling]]...

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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y85PNrkIuWI A leaked spoilerous scene]] from ''VideoGame/KingdomHearts3DDreamDropDistance'' has Sora talking with [[spoiler: Roxas]] in the [[spoiler: wrecked ruins of The]] World That Never Was[[note]] (Before wondering why the world is in that state, remember what happened during the skyscraper-slicing final battle of Kingdom Hearts II.''VideoGame/KingdomHeartsII''.)[[/note]]. When [[spoiler: Roxas]] holds Sora's hands, he starts [[spoiler: transferring his memories]] to him. Thus, various screens from ''[[KingdomHeartsDays ''[[VideoGame/KingdomHearts358DaysOver2 Days]]'' and ''[[VideoGame/KingdomHeartsII Two]]'' pass by, implying Sora's experiencing the whole TraumaCongaLine at once. [[HeroicBSOD It even seems the poor guy's having a seizure from it.]] And all the while, [[spoiler: Roxas]] is just [[DissonantSerenity smiling]]...

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* While more in-game than in-universe, fighting [[spoiler:[[BonusBoss Julius]] can be pretty frightening. Even more if you aren't prepared, and happen to just enter the area without knowing that he's there. He's a huge, hulking beast that's not just incredibly strong and capable of obliterating you with a handful of strikes, but [[LightningBruiser some of his attacks are consecutive and pretty difficult to dodge.]] There's one where he just charges at you, and if you dodge, he'll turn around and charge right back. Though, the cartoon skidding sound when that attack ends counters the scary.]]

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