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Attack the Shrine at Night
Out of the Darkness
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Out of the Darkness, known as Attack the Shrine at Night in the Japanese version, is the 20th chapter of Yu-Gi-Oh! Millennium World in the English version and the 298th chapter of Yu-Gi-Oh! in the Japanese version.
At the Shrine of Wedju, Seto greets Akhenadin and briefs him in on the ka hunt. They found about twenty people hiding superior ka and confined them to the prison tower, where the Pharaoh won’t find them. Akhenadin is shocked that they went as far as arresting them and pleas with Seto to release them, before they start down the path of darkness. While Akhenadin tries to talk Seto out of this action, Seto reports that he has found a person with a ka to rival the Gods. Akhenadin is once again surprised and left speechless. Seto describes the woman who holds the ka and how he is letting her rest to regain her strength, before he finds a way to draw the greatest amount of power from that ka. He says he’ll torture the prisoners to research the best way to do this and report back when he can show Akhenadin the White Dragon.
After Seto leaves, Akhenadin falls to his knees, as the temptation of his Millennium Eye is somehow sparked by the news of this White Dragon. He starts to worry that his son is trying to commit the same sin that he did.
Bakura hides outside the gates to the palace as he prepares for his next attack. While there are more guards present than before, he manages to slip through them, under Diabound’s stealth; a power it gained after Bakura took possession of the Millennium Ring. Determined not to make the same mistake of facing the Pharaoh and all the priests at once, he heads to the Shrine of Wedju to begin killing the other Millennium Item holders one at a time.
Inside the shrine, Bakura confronts Akhenadin. Seeing the Millennium Ring around his neck, Akhenadin infers that Bakura killed Mahado. Bakura confirms this and reveals his plan to take all the Millennium Items. Akhenadin is disgusted by Bakura’s nerve and tries summoning ka from their stone tablets. However, the invisible Diabound manages to shatter the tablets Akhenadin tries to draw ka from, before the monsters can be summoned.
Using the power of the Millennium Ring, Bakura flings Akhenadin back onto a tablet. With Diabound towering behind him, Bakura wonders if he should he let Akhenadin live or die, but says he’ll let him decide for himself.
The following monsters appeared in this chapter. Monsters in italics debuted here.