Just to let you all knwo, this part was supposed to be before the last one... It got mixed up because I forgot about Elicia's side of the story like a lolface.
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THE POKEMON WORLD

~~Treeshroud Forest~~
[The sky is dark, cloudy, and rainy. A storm has hit overnight, and it is still blowing by... This does not change the fact that Elebi, Shadow, and Cream still seek answers... They have found the main path of Treeshroud Forest and are closing in on a suspicious site...]
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Elebi: Huh? What's that up ahead? That shine...
Cream: I see it too!
Elebi: Let's check it out!
[They speed up their pace, reaching a forest wall with a mysterious glowing seal upon it. In the center, a strange gear-like object rests...]
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Shadow: What's this...?
Elebi: It looks like some sort of magical... gear.
Carbuncle: (I sense a strange presence eminating nearby. Be on your guard, Elicia...)
Elebi: (I have to fight...? I'll do my best...)
Shadow: This power... It's similar to the Chaos Emeralds... What is this thing?
[At that moment, portions of the ground turn dark... Three Nightmares appear... They are the original Nightmares; like a human and a demon combined... Their eyes are white.]
Cream: Ahh!!! Those again!?
Carbuncle: (Elicia! These are Naught's basic underlings! They are known as Nightmares!)
Elebi: [Gulp.] (How do we fight them...?)
Carbuncle: (Look at their eyes! These ones are merely plain, so no elemental addition is required! Use pure combat!)
Elebi: (Got it!)
Shadow: Hmph... These look exactly like the creatures from before... This time, things will be different.
[Without hesitating, the Nightmares attack simultaneously.]
Elebi: [Prepares herself... As the Nightmare conjures its axe, Elebi takes this time to cartwheel to the side. She springs forth directly through the Nightmare with a beam of light glowing behing, and then landing on the opposing side.] (Whoa! How did I do that...?)
Carbuncle: (Ah, the manifestation of Light within you... It has already grown...)
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Cream: [Two of the Nightmares are towering over her.] Ahh! Help!
Shadow: Chaos... Control!! [He vanishes in a flicker, spearing through both of the Nightmares at break-neck speed, landing skillfully in front of Cream after the attack... The two Nightmare's vanish...] Hmph, pathetic...
Elebi: Nice!
Cream: Thank you Shadow!
Shadow: Hmm... That was far too easy.
Elebi: I have to agree. Are there more, or...?
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[...Thunder crashes... Footsteps can be heard, even louder than the raindrops.]
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[The three turn to the direction the footsteps are heard from.]
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Unagitated Voice: What's this...?
Cream: Huh...?
Elebi: Who are you...?
Unagitated Voice: Celebi!? Is that you!?
Elebi: Hmm? Celebi? Sorry, you must have me confused for someone else. My name is Elicia.
Unagitated Voice: You look exactly like her... I thought she was one of a kind...
Shadow: ...Well...? What about you?
Unagitated Voice: I'm sorry, but I would not be so foolish as to give you my name... Now, step aside. I will have that Time Gear... [He walks through the group, and faces the wall with the Time Gear on it...]
Elebi: Wait! ...You know about where we are?
Unagitated Voice: Yes, I do... What is that to you? Are you lost?
Elebi: We're... we're not even from here. We're offworlders.
Unagitated Voice: [Spins around, surprised.] What!? [Quietly.] Hmm... So maybe that mess... With Mewtwo... had that taken place after all?
Cream: Please, Mr.! We don't mean to cause any trouble... We just want to know why we're here...
Shadow: And why we've been transformed into these creatures...
Grovyle: Are you implying that you are not Pokemon...? Hmm... I apologize... My name is Grovyle...
Elebi: Please, Grovyle... Can you help us get out of this forest?
Grovyle: I can... But you must promise me this...
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Grovyle: Tell no one, absolutely no one, about my appearance, understood?
Elebi: Huh...? Well, okay...
Cream: We promise!
Grovyle: Good... Now, when I begin running, follow me. You had better keep up, lest you find yourself frozen in time.
Shadow: Frozen... in time?
Grovyle: [Facing the forest wall, he tugs on the Time Gear. It releases from the wall... The glowing seal disappears, and the area begins to tremble.] Quickly, come with me!! [Takes off on the path. Without bothering to wonder, the other three sprint to catch up to him...]
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[The atmosphere behind them begins to freeze... All is unorderly within the Treeshroud Forest. The four continue to sprint.]
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Elebi: What did you do!?
Grovyle: What must be done. It may seem like insanity, however, all is for a greater cause...
Elebi: Are you sure!? That back there was just out of control!
Grovyle: I am positive. Keep running!
Cream: Urm! I'm getting tired!!
Grovyle: Just a little bit more!
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[Within another minute or so, they reach the edge of the forest...]
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[It is here that they take the time to rest... The forest behind them becomes completely still... All color has been taken from it...]
Shadow: What was that?
Grovyle: The effect of a missing Time Gear over a wide area...
Shadow: Are you saying that the object you grabbed from the forest possessed enough power to freeze time?
Grovyle: Precisely. And now I believe that you really are offworlders...
Shadow: What is that supposed to mean?
Grovyle: All Pokemon know of the Time Gears and their capabilities.
Shadow: Time Gears... Hmm...
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Grovyle: Elicia.
Elebi: Uh-huh?
Grovyle: There is a village called Treasure Town southwest of here. [Points southwest.] There, you may find the answers you seek...
Elebi: Thanks Grovyle. We won't forget you!
Grovyle: [Turns his back on the group.] You must...
Elebi: Huh?
Grovyle: Remember not to tell anyone of what you witnessed... Good luck on your way... [Begins walking in a northerly direction.]
Cream: But... what are you going to do now!?
Grovyle: I must retrieve all of the Time Gears... Hm! [Leaps off at full speed before any further questions can be asked...]
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Elebi: ... (Carbuncle?)
Carbuncle: (Yes, Elicia?)
Elebi (...That feeling is stronger...)
Carbuncle: (Follow it... That shall lead you to the Eclipses.)
Elebi: (Okay...) Well... Let's get going.
Shadow: ...Hmm... Southwest... There, we will find answers. I can hardly wait...
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[They begin southwest, Elebi leading.]
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~~Treasure Town~~ {Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: EoT/D.}
-Meanwhlie, in Treasure Town, the townsfolk have been focused on an invader from Mobius...-
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~~Wigglytuff's Guild~~ {Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: EoT/D.}
Adam: [Staring out the cliff window.] This storm's been going on for a while...
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Al: [Walks in the room.] Adam?
Adam: Hmm? [Turns to Al.]
Al: About Chris... What did all of that mean to you?
Adam: Huh?
Al: Chris... He's been here before, to this world. There was a threat in the past that he had overcome... And the battle he fought to save our worlds, he and the Eclipses...
Adam: ...I think he'd be a good example for our journies. We got a travel alongside him. The guild members seemed pretty jealous about that.
Al: That's true but... [Lowers his head.] Well, I don't know what to believe... He said he was working with Darkness... Should we look up to him as a role model...?
Adam: Oh... You're right.
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Al: Don't get me wrong though... [Raises his head.] I looked up to Chris then... so there's good within him!
Adam: He did mention it was for the greater good, right?
Chatot: [Enters the conversation.] Sorry to interrupt. Lucario is here to see you two.
Al: Lucario?
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Al: Alright. Thanks Chatot. C'mon Adam.
[The two exit the room... They work their way to the entrance of the guild, where Lucario waits...]
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Lucario: I see you are doing well, Adam, Al...
Al: You too, Lucario. Is there something wrong? Is it Mew?
Lucario: No. Mew is recovering well... You recall that figure that leaped from the portal we had taken to return here, correct?
Al: I think so... Yeah, I remember.
Lucario: ...Come with me...
Al: Huh?... [Adam and Al stare blankly at eachother...] Well, ok. Let's go Adam.
[Lucario leads them down the hill, through town, all the way to a steep cliff called Sharpedo Bluff. This is Al's original home. Upon the edge, Equinox stands, overlooking the sea.]
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Al: [Speechless...]
Equinox: ...His presence is closing in... I sense it traveling through the air like a breeze... [Turns around.] Forgive me. My name is Equinox...
Adam: We saw you on Mobius, right? It was before you had jumped into the portal.
Equinox: That's right... and I'm sorry for such abrupt action... But that is what I had to take... [Turns around once again.] For I had sensed his presence on this world...
Lucario: Who do you speak of?
Equinox: Shadow... the Hedgehog...
Lucario: Shadow the Hedgehog... Hmm... If I recalll... Hadn't someone said something about him...?
Al: Oh yeah! It was Rouge! She mentioned that name on the Capricorn-2.
Equinox: That is precisely why I am present... I had been meaning to clarify my appearance, but it has been difficult to get through to the townsfolk of this world. They will trust you. Please, would you tell them not to fear me...?
Al: Sure. What do you think Adam?
Adam: That's okay by me.
Equinox: [Turns around...] You have my gratitude... I do not wish to be the cause of trouble...
Al: It's ok! We'll do what we can to help you find Shadow!
Equinox: Thank you... His appearance suits his name. So it should be quite simple to locate him among crowds, if that is the case...
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[Having explained everything, Equinox let's the group leave. As they pass through Treasure Town, they assure the townsfolk that everything is fine. They also tell of Shadow, and to be on the lookout for him, when truly, Shadow is coming to them...]
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~~Oran Forest~~{Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: EoT/D.}
-In a hurry, the trio travels through another forest, lush with blue berries scattered everywhere... Cream is eating one at the moment.]
Cream: Ooh, these are delicious!
Shadow: To eat otherwordly foods at first sight... Cream, I'm not certain that's the best idea...
Cream: But I feel so much better! This fruit must be healthy!
Elebi: [Ignoring the conversation...] (Chris... I can sense these Eclipses you know so much about... And where they are, you're bound to be, right? ...I'm not slowing down, not if you're here...)
Carbuncle: (That is the spirit... You must Keep Hope Alive.)
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Elebi: [Taking flight...] ...Let's speed it up you two... I can sense a presence growing stronger...
Shadow: ...[Quietly.] Does she sense the same presence...?
Cream: We're really traveling!
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[The group picks up their pace... The storm begins to clear.]
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[At the guild, Al and Adam resume their work as usual... Chatot has assigned them a job that seems simple. A Pokemon named Spoink has lost is pearl somewhere in the Drenched Bluff, a bit north of Treasure Town...]
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[But little does Team Kross know who they're going to meet...]
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~~Drenched Bluff~~{Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: EoT/D.}
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[The area holds some hostile Pokemon... However, they have been scared into hiding by a hidden force...]
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Al: [At the mouth of the bluff.] I wouldn't call it exploring... But we can't let Spoink down. Let's head in Adam!
[The two enter the bluff...]
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Adam: ...This place is soaked. I don't think I'll be very useful in here...
Al: Ah, don't think like that Adam! Do your best, even in these situations.
Adam: I'll give it a shot.
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Al: But... it really is quiet in here... A little spooky.
Adam: I wonder what's going on... There should be at least some Pokemon here, right?
Al: I know there is... They could be all around us.
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Frightening Voice: But they are not... And you, my tiny adversaries... are in a most unpredicting position...
Al: Wh-whaa! Who's that?!
Adam: Where is this voice coming from!?
[Both Adam and Al are nervous...]
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Frightening Voice: So it appears you are merely tremulous... like the rest.
Al: Erm... [Shaky.] A-Adam...? Wh... What do we do? That voice... I don't think it's a Pokemon...
Adam: You're right. It sounds like some sort of... ghost?
Al: G-ghost!
Frightening Voice: Hmhmm... I find you fear quite placable. It is how we Nightmares view mortality...
Al: Nightmares!? Those are the creatures that...
Adam: The Nightmares are still here!? But why!? Mewtwo was defeated...
Nightmare Alpha: Ah, so you know of Mewtwo's defeat? ...Perhaps I should deal with you... Hmhmm... Continue on your quest, miniature adversaries... Let it be your supplication to doom...
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[Silence... The bluff is suddenly much more of a formidable challenge...]
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Al: Adam...?
Adam: Yes... Al?
Al: [Nervous...] I... I can't do this.
Adam: ...Al...
Al: When we were with Chris and Lucario, and everyone else... It was so much easier to muster up my courage... But now it's just you an me... I don't know if...
Adam: ...Al... It's true that this is a terrifying time, but we have to pull through... Remember what Chris told us...?
[Thinking back to what Chris had told them.]
"I sense some great things in you two. Al and Adam, you guys... you two are that duo that seems like not very much to others in the beginning, but prevail through all sorts of hardships and struggles... I think an adventure for you two is just beginning."
Adam: He said that we could prevail, that this was just the beginning! I know we can do this Al... Remember, I'm here with you.
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Al: Adam... You're so right... We can't back down here so soon. Even if this is difficult, it's a challenge that we have to pull through on!
Adam: That's it! We can beat this threat! C'mon, let's go Al!
Al: All right!
[In the face of danger, the two make their way through the Drenched Bluff...]
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[Eventually, they reach the top... A pale red pearl glistens.]
Adam: Oh! Look, it's Spoink's pearl!
Al: Hey, we didn't even see that Nightmare! Let's get that pearl and get back to the guild!
[As they run up to the pearl, a shadowy puddle appears beneath them. Within a second, Al and Adam react, leaping back.]
Al: Oh no!!
Nightmare Alpha: [Rising from the puddle... Similar to the other alpha, thorns protrude from his pitch black body. He is wearing a torn cloak, and weilding two unique shaped axes... his eyes are blue.] Going somewhere, are we...?
Adam: That's... a Nightmare...?
Al: [Trembling.] I... Urm...
Nightmare Alpha: It is time... to rid this world of your bodies, and weave your souls into the shroud of Darkness... [Swings both of his axes to each side, revealing is battle stance...] Now, prepare yourselves...
To Be Continued...

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...I like this Nightmare.
He's very literal... Which means, I'm literal...
COOL!!!