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Inheritance Hearts: KH and Inheritance Compared

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Sora & Eragon

*They are both the main protagonists of their respective stories.
*Both started in humble beginning in an out of the way place (Destiny Islands/Carvahall).
*Their journey begin when they get their hands on an item of great power (Keyblade/Dragon Egg).
*Both come to be the start of a new generation of warriors that helped maintain peace and justice in their lands. (Keyblade Wielders/Dragon Riders).
*Both are skilled warriors and proficient magicians.
People who added this item 269 Average listal rating (273 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 0
Riku & Murtagh

*Both are major characters in their respective sagas, who are close friends with the main protagonist. (Sora/Eragon) One could even call them "brothers" of some sort. (Riku and Sora grew up together in the Destiny Islands as best friends./Not only do Murtagh and Eragon become great friends through their experiences with each other, but they're also revealed to be half-brothers.)
*Both however, eventually are turned to the "dark side" by powerful dark beings who wants to use them (Ansem, Seeker of Darkness and Maleficent/Galbatorix), and fight for the forces of evil.
*Both's turn to darkness at least eventually came to the point of something along the lines of mind control. (When Asem, Seeker of Darkness took possession and control over Riku's body/Galbatorix learning of Murtagh and his dragon Thorn's "true names" and making them swear oaths of fealty to him.)
*Both however eventually relent from the dark path and redeem themselves.
*Both became part of a new generation of a group of powerful mystic warriors that was almost made extinct. (Keyblade Wielders/Dragon Riders).
*Both are skilled warriors and proficient magicians.
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Kairi & Arya

*Both are the female leads of their respective sagas, and the romantic interest of the lead character. (Sora/Eragon)
*Both were a princess of some sort. (Kairi was a Princess of Heart/Arya was the princess of the Elves)
*Both become part of a new genration of a group of powerful mystic warriors that was almost made extinct late in the saga. (Kairi starts training to become a Keyblade Wielder under Yen Sid at the end of the game "Kingdom Hearts: Dream Drop Distance"/Arya gets her dragon Fírnen towards the end of the novel "Inheritance")
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Yen Sid & Oromis

*Boh are very old veteran members of and masters within the peace maintaining orders. (Keyblade Wielders/Dragon Riders).
*They go on to become key mentors to the main protagonists during the events of their series' second installments. (The video game "Kingdom Hearts II"/The novel "Eldest")
*Both have had several students during their, long distinguished careers.
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Eraqus & Vrael

*Both were well respected men and the leaders of the peace protecting orders that protected the worlds that they resided in. (Keyblade Wielders/Dragon Riders)
*Both lost their lives at the hands of the dark lord himself in a move of foul play at the end of an intense battle. (Xehanort killed Eraqus with a powerful blast to the back after Terra had injured him into submission during a battle/Vrael fought Galbatorix during his rise to power and while he won hesitated to kill him, allowing Galbatorix to injure him. And when he got to him again after a quick pursuit kicked him in the "fork of the legs" to keep his injured opponent down before cutting off his head.)
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Ventus & Brom

*Both were members of the peace keeping orders of their respective worlds. (Keyblade Wielders/Dragon Riders)
*They were close friends with another set of characters that were fellow members of the order. (Terra/Morzan) Both of them were a couple of years older than these character, leading to them looking up to them as older brother figures/idols. Both of their friends however would eventually fall to darkness.
*They even learned under a same master as those two characters. (Eraqus/Oromis)
*Both have strong connections to the story's lead hero (Sora/Eragon) that in some way also helped set them down their future journeys. (Ventus' heart was kept inside Sora when he was stuck in a state of sleep and had his heart hurt, thus destining Sora to get a keyblade./Brom turns out to be Eragon's true father.)
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Ansem the Wise & Jeod

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Vanitas & The Ra'zac?

*All are dark beings and members of dangerous races. (The Unversed/The Ra'zac-Lethrblaka)
*All are adorned in dark clothing, often times hiding their faces under a mask/hood of some sort.
*All are powerful and skilled warriors.
*They serve loyally as agents for the main antagonist of their respective stories. (Xehanort/Galbatorix)
People who added this item 844 Average listal rating (854 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 0
Larxene & Formora

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Marluxia & Kialandí

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Maleficent & The Twins?

*All of them are powerful wielders of magic.
*All serve as major antagonists in their respective stories.
*They were the leaders of a council of sorts. (Maleficent led the council of Disney Villains in the original "Kingdom Hearts"./The twins lead the Du Vrangr Gata, a council of magic users within the Varden.)
*In terms of attire they all are adorned in flowing robes.
*In terms of personality, they are all quite arrogant.
*They were key in the corruption of a pair of earlier compared characters. (Maleficent manipulated Riku and managed to convince him to turn on Sora for a long while/The Twins organized the capture of Murtagh so he could be taken to Galbatorix and be turned into his servant.)
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Ansem, Seeker of Darkness & Durza

*Both are major villains in their respective stories, and in particular are the main antagonists of the first installments of their respective series. (The first "Kingdom Hearts' game/The novel "Eragon").
*They are both powerful beings that are members of a dark/shadowy species. (Heartless/Shade)
*The root of the creation of both lied with a young man who was at first good. (Terrra/Carsaib) Both of whom were under the tutelage of great mystic mentor. (Eraqus/Haeg)
*Eventually, they fought against a foe in a battle that led them to a state of rage (Xehanort, who was threatening Terra's friends Aqua and Ventus/A group of bandits who had murdered Haeg) leading them to harnessing a dark power to fight them. (Darkness/Avenging Spirits) However they were overtaken by them, thus allowing a foreign power to access and take over their minds and bodies. (Master Xehanort/The Avenging Spirits)
*Both of their agendas involved the kidnapping of princesses of some kind. One of which at least was the franchise's leading female character. (Kairi/Arya)
*Both left a terrible and lingering mark on one of the heroes (Riku/Eragon) that haunted and impeded them for a long while even after they were defeated. (Ansem's spirit lived on for a while inside Riku that often tried to regain control over his body/During their climactic battle Durza slashed Eragon in the back, leaving a scar that was susceptible to causing him great fits of pain)
*Both acted as a mentor of sorts to the story's lead villain, teaching them in some sort of mystic art that gave them the means of enacting their future plans. (Through means of time travel Ansem, Seeker of Darkness met a young Xehanort before he left Destiny Islands and taught him the means of time travel that he would use to bring together the prophesized 13 Darknesses/Durza taught Galbatorix in the ways of dark magic that he would use to help him battle and overthrow the Dragon Riders.)
*Both have control over vast supernatural dark powers.
*Both are made up from multiple entities. (Ansem, Seeker of Darkness in his original form was the personification made up of the Hearts of Terra and Xehanort combined after Master Xehanort took possession of Terra's body and that entity was split up into a Nobody and Heartless. Later than entity would even go on to possess Riku and gain a more humanoid form./When the man Carsaib had his body entered by three evil spirits, they together formed the new entity of Durza.)
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Xemnas & Morzan

*Both were major villains in their respective worlds.
*They both started out as men who were members of the orders devoted to protecting their worlds. (Keyblade Warriors/Dragon Riders)
*Both however, were eventually taken under the wing and influence of the main antagonist of their respective sagas who was also a member of their order. (Xehanort/Galbatorix) And through them went down the path to darkness.
*Both went on to lead powerful dark orders that prominently feature thirteen"official" members. (Organization XIII/The Forsworn).
*Both were the first member of said group to be in existence, and were also the last to be killed.
*Both are vastly powerful and skilled warriors.
*Both have a primary weapon in the form of mystic red blades. (Xemnas wielded a pair of crimson aerial blades/Morzan wielded the Rider Sword Zar'roc)
*Both have strong and important connections to another set of compared characters. (Riku/Murtagh) Something that helped set them down their future journeys in the first place. (Terra met Riku in his youth and gave him the Keyblade Inheritance Ceremony/Morzan was Murtagh's father, which also helped give him a notorious reputation since birth)
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Xehanort & Galbatorix

*They are the main antagonists of their respective stories, and the dark lords of their respective worlds.
*Both were formerly members of an order dedicated to protecting and maintaining justice in their worlds before turning to darkness and betraying them. (Keyblade Wielders/Dragon Riders)
*Both of their usual garments have a strong black coloring motif.
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Keyblade Wielders & Dragon Riders

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Organization XIII & The Forsworn

*Both are powerful dark organizations.
*Both have thirteen "official members".
*Both dealt with a good deal of in-fighting and treachery.

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