907And the Meek Shall Inherit the Galaxy » by Full-Paragon When Captain Rael'Zorah decides to check out strange activity at Relay 314 due to a slight shift in the path of the Migrant Fleet, he finds more then just turians. Hannah Shepard becomes one of the first humans to ever meet an alien, and first contact for humanity begins not with a war, but with gifts for a young John Shepard and Tali'Zorah. AU First contact, human/quarian.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Family, chapters: 14, words: 71k+, favs: 740, follows: 845, updated: 5/21/13 published: 3/31/13, Tali'Zorah Shepard (M) Hannah S. Rael'Zorah
1Space Medicine 101 » by Rulid The story follows Chloe Michel and Garrus Vakarian, before and through the Reaper War, and how their relationship changed surrounding a gruesome string of events earlier in their lives.
T, English, Romance & Crime, chapters: 12, words: 27k+, favs: 4, follows: 6, updated: 5/21/13 published: 5/3/13, Garrus V. Dr. Chloe Michel
Shepard of The Lost: Gathering an Army » by Odd'n'Old Scrybbles Shepard didn't die when he chose to synthesize both organics and synthetics - someone else took the plunge for him - someone that looked oddly like him. When he fell from the sky, someone found him, but never said anything to anyone. John Shepard takes the chance he's been given to live a life he's always wanted, of peace, of family. (Full Summary Inside)
T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 5, words: 20k+, favs: 1, follows: 6, updated: 5/20/13 published: 1/29/13, Shepard (M)
5Daybreak Effect: The Guardian » by ShepardisaBOSS A strange new world. Uncontrollable powers. A relentless enemy. A staggering destiny. And guess who the lucky sucker who gets to deal with it all is? Fortunately, I won't stand alone. But can one man change the course of destiny? Or will I fall victim to fate's cruel design? Rated T for violence and language. Now AU.
T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 10, words: 40k+, favs: 5, follows: 18, updated: 5/20/13 published: 2/23/13, Shepard (F) Tali'Zorah
89Crimson Depths I: Paragon » by JustAFerret A biotic quarian is raised in a human colony and joins the Alliance military. His seemingly simple tour of duty leads to the first steps in discovering a galaxy-wide conquest of control by a shadowy organization. OC/Kasumi romance.
T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 22, words: 134k+, favs: 50, follows: 59, updated: 5/20/13 published: 5/19/12, Kasumi G.
30Galaxy Fall » by Col.Foley They've are the first human spectres, they saved the Citadel, defeated the Collector's and led a Galactic war. But at the turning of the tide, as friends become enemies and enemies friends, they'll lead a revolution. The continuation of On the Run, Picking up the Shards of a Broken Galaxy, and Come Back to Me begins.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 23, words: 65k+, favs: 9, follows: 7, updated: 5/20/13 published: 1/22/13, Shepard (F) Shepard (M) James V.
139Afterlife » by Lady Amiee Krios A fiction about very special group of friends. A party turns into a war! The gang get back together to defend afterlife and one another. Thank you to my amazing beta's TheRev28 n thebluninja you are both amazing. Enjoy,thank you Rocky Combo for giving me so much material for nick. Love you all loads this is my tribute to you all
T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 13, words: 22k+, favs: 9, follows: 13, updated: 5/20/13 published: 4/8/13
2Mass Effect Wildcards » by DracolDuran79 Just after the Battle of the Citadel, Captain William Cauthon and his crew wash their hands of the civilized galaxy and enter the Terminus Systems, determined to "live it up" before the Reapers invade since no one is doing anything about them. Before long they get dragged into a shadowy war with mercs and warlords, and must choose whether or not to fight again.
T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 8, words: 20k+, favs: 1, follows: 2, updated: 5/20/13 published: 10/22/12
49Mass Effect: Beginnings » by Lilivati "Spectres, well, that's what they look for- initiative, sound judgment, a dash of insanity." My novelization of Mass Effect 1, featuring Commander Nathaly Shepard and the rest of the crew, with an eventual Shenko romance. This fic takes a deeper dive into the story and characters, as well as adding or altering some events.
K+, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 37, words: 241k+, favs: 25, follows: 55, updated: 5/20/13 published: 4/11/12, Shepard (F) Kaidan A.
1Mass Effect: Noble & Most Beloved by NothingSoSpecial "This is the story of Adelais Vakarian, an old soldier who finally learned the meaning of "true love"- and a few other important lessons along the way- thanks to a beautiful young woman who just happened to be in the right place and the right time." This story can be seen as a prequel to "Every Story Has A Million Tales," or be read without. Please R&R! Dedicated to Kriteni. XD
T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, follows: 2, 5/20/13, Garrus V. Solana Vakarian Executor Pallin Primarch Adrien Victus
3Hounds of the Galaxies » by Joshua Chung "Our life ended when we made our choice. Given the choice to ignore, to synthesize, to control or to destroy. Now, we're no longer bound by the mistakes of our past. If the consequences of our decisions will reflect on the changes we make, then so be it. We'll be there to guide him; after all we're just dogs with numbers in this world."
T, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 2, words: 12k+, favs: 4, follows: 6, updated: 5/20/13 published: 5/18/13, Shepard (F) Shepard (M)
2Mass Effect: Pendulum » by xI Blackfyre Ix Jack Walker has never questioned an order. Sometimes that has even meant the deaths of those he cares about. But Jack isn't prepared for the famous Commander Shepard. A woman who will make him question loyalties he never knew existed, even if that means defying the powerful and secretive Pendulum Order.
T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 3, words: 5k+, favs: 4, follows: 9, updated: 5/20/13 published: 5/13/13, Shepard (F)
6Reverse Effect 1: The Spark by OrbitingTheSun AU, In a mirror of the mass effect galaxy good and evil are on opposite sides. Tyranny rules throughout the galaxy. All hope has long ago been lost. The Council races sit proudly and unopposed as the weak suffer, but now is the time for a new hero to rise and ignite a revolution and the galaxy should know that all great revolutions start with a single spark.
T, English, words: 2k+, favs: 3, follows: 9, 5/20/13
22Security » by TheHarlequinRevolver Your name is Garrus Vakarian, and you're starting to wonder if the vid playing in front of you is true. It has been exactly eight thousand seven hundred and sixty five hours since you last saw the Citadel at least somewhat in tact. That would make it around eight thousand seven hundred and sixty six hours since you last saw her.
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, chapters: 10, words: 16k+, favs: 12, follows: 24, updated: 5/20/13 published: 5/6/13, Garrus V. Shepard (F) EDI Joker
3 To hold you again » by Dryadeh Shepard tenía varias promesas que cumplir. Post Destroy. Kaidan/Shepard.
K+, Spanish, Romance, chapters: 3, words: 15k+, favs: 4, follows: 3, updated: 5/20/13 published: 4/7/13, Shepard (F) Kaidan A. Tali'Zorah U. Grunt
360Circles » by cellotlix "Kaidan knew instantly that this woman would be an unmistakable and unmovable feature on the landscape of his life. He knew it in the way you know a storm is coming, the thick air clinging to skin, the rumbling on the horizon. She would be as vital as the air he breathed." Shenko from the very beginning. ME1
T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 20, words: 76k+, favs: 100, follows: 152, updated: 5/20/13 published: 9/1/12, Shepard (F) Kaidan A.
The Red Midge » by Vee Blabalaize Shepard accepted a side mission to escort a girl out of Noveria. The girl though doesn't really want to be protected and turns out to be involved in a bigger conflict that Shepard could've expected. The girl turns out to be a troublemaker, and she finds herself interested into the Normandy's helmsman. OCs, and an evolving friendship between OC and Joker.
T, English, Adventure & Friendship, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, updated: 5/20/13 published: 5/12/13, Shepard (F) Joker
1 At Your Side » by Sugarbubbleslove A girls' night leads to more as they mourn the loss of love. Based on a prompt from Kink Meme. Timeline - ME2, on the way to Collectors' Base. Includes Tali/Jane Shepard, past Kaidan'/Jane, hints of Tali/Kal'Reeger
T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 2, words: 6k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, updated: 5/20/13 published: 5/19/13, Shepard (F) Tali'Zorah
Trust In Me by Sugarbubbleslove She doesn't know what to feel so she goes to the one person who tells her to have faith. Pre-sequel to 'Breathe for Me' ME2/Horizon (Kaidan/Shepard)
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 1, 5/20/13, Shepard (F) Mordin S.
23Training » by AngstyShenko What if a 14-year-old Lauren Shepard was herself sent to BAaT with Kaidan, Rahna and other OC biotics? The rating is for language.
T, English, Drama & Humor, chapters: 8, words: 12k+, favs: 20, follows: 46, updated: 5/20/13 published: 1/29/13, Shepard (F) Kaidan A.
Mass Effect: Mideival by InnocentBlaze686 The Protheans all commit to a last ditch effort to keep the species of the galaxy from the Reapers. Now, the heros we all know and love, are going Mideival. The Turian clans send an expidtion led by a young Garrus Vakerian and Saren Arterius to their borders. What they will find will not only introdue them to new ideas and cultures, but also to new methods of war. Rated T for gore.
T, English, Adventure, words: 1k+, 5/20/13, Garrus V. Shepard (M) Thane K.
15Mass Effect Minifics » by servantofclio Short bits of fic in the Mass Effect universe. Various characters and situations; where Shepard appears, it's usually Val Shepard from my story "Life, Letter by Letter."
T, English, Drama & Humor, chapters: 8, words: 3k+, favs: 6, follows: 10, updated: 5/20/13 published: 5/13/13, Shepard (F) Garrus V.
715Mass Effect: Newton's Second Law » by Raven Studios Commander Jalissa A. Shepard is back. Now, coping with the fallout of her own death and caught in an unpleasant alliance of necessity, she and her crew scramble to stop the Collectors. Mass Effect 2 as told through 1000-word vignettes. (Cover images all belong to Bioware. As with Mass Effect itself, I'm just borrowing them and giving credit where it's due.)
T, English, Adventure, chapters: 106, words: 109k+, favs: 112, follows: 148, updated: 5/20/13 published: 4/11/12, Shepard (F)
72Volatile Biotic Loving » by Souplog Post-war. Jack struggles to live a normal life, but really she can't do anything normally. Especially not romance. Jack/Miranda. Sadly, will not culminate in a threesome.
T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 10, words: 28k+, favs: 64, follows: 122, updated: 5/20/13 published: 1/17/13, Miranda L. Jack
1 Snipers Die Last by Mitasova The mission went south, and he's alone
T, English, Sci-Fi, words: 615, 5/20/13