Ventus's StoryThe Land of Departure
Ventus, a Keyblade wielder, had been training diligently under Master Eraqus along with his best friends Terra and Aqua.
One night, Ventus--- or Ven, as they called him--- was up on the summit watching a meteor shower when Aqua arrived and gave him a good luck charm called a "Wayfinder".
At the Mark of Mastery exam the next day, Aqua passed the test and was recognized as a true Keyblade Master. But Terra, Master Eraqus decided, was not ready for the same honor.
Ven was already fraught with concern for his friend when suddenly, a boy in a mask appeared out of nowhere and claimed that Terra was leaving; by the time Ven caught up with him, he would be a different person. And without any further explanation, the masked visitor vanished.
Sure enough, Ven could not stop Terra from leaving. Scared he had just lost one of his best friends, Ven donned his armor the same way Terra had done, and flew off to go find him.
Ven could not cont