Take Another Step » by mistytales1303 Dib notices Zim suddenly acting strange and investigates, learning that Zim isn't entirely as hopelessly obsessed with invasion as he thought he was.
T, English, Supernatural & Friendship, chapters: 3, words: 27k+, favs: 2, follows: 4, updated: 5h published: 6/28
145Shades of Purple » by ladyanaconda Whatever Tallest Purple wants, he gets it. That's what Invader Tenn learned when he lusted after her and forced her to become his wife. But is he the monster she thinks he is, or is there more to him than meets the eye? Only one way to find out. Eventual romance. Purple/Tenn, Red/OC.
T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 32, words: 134k+, favs: 43, follows: 47, updated: 13h published: 12/14/2018, [Tenn, Purple] [Red, OC]
39For the Glory of Irk » by MischaLoth Nine years after landing on Earth and things are not going well for Zim. Trapped on this wretched planet and isolated from his people- the feisty Irken Invader had just about gone crazy trying to entertain himself. However things start to change when an old companion from Irk shows back up.
T, English, Sci-Fi, chapters: 15, words: 57k+, favs: 6, follows: 6, updated: 17h published: 5/22
120Being Tall Isn't Everything » by P.A.W.07 Zim is about to destroy the world and his dying adversary lies there … yet he doesn't kill Dib. He wants to use that cunningly huge head of his, especially now that they are both so tall. Slight crossover with JtHM.
T, English, Adventure & Mystery, chapters: 10, words: 52k+, favs: 91, follows: 93, updated: 7/9 published: 7/6/2007, Zim, Dib, Gaz, Sizz-Lorr
A Human Friend (IZ Fanfic) » by NonBinaryCode84 Zim tries to befriend Dib's friend Alex in order to learn his enemy's weakness. It's more difficult than he expected.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Angst, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, updated: 7/9 published: 6/25
9Intergalactic Beasties, Planetary People » by TallestCora The Dib and Tak adventures continue! Some sort of meddling, interplanetary force decides to stick the Irken leaders, Resisty, Dib and some Swollen Eyeball members on the same hostile planet near the center of the Milky Way Galaxy. Yeah, right! As if they won't get mad! Let's just see how long it takes until they get their revenge! -That is, if they don't kill each other, first.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 11, words: 153k+, favs: 5, follows: 6, updated: 7/9 published: 5/9/2014, [Dib, Tak]
7Harder, Better, Faster, Taller » by Patchwork Poltergeist With the start of Invasion Season and Devastis training a new crop of Invaders, Elite Red's plan was clear: Become an Invader. Attain glory. Get snacks. Go solo and never put up with other Irkens' stupid garbage ever again. It was a good plan. A foolproof plan. And then Purple ruined it. (Except for the snacks.)
T, English, Adventure & Friendship, chapters: 2, words: 26k+, favs: 4, follows: 2, updated: 7/8 published: 4/19
Invader Zim - A Broken Irken lyrics by Itsbethtaylor Zim is a broken Irken. He knows about his mission. All he wants to be an invader again. He is now living on earth with his wife and kids.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, words: 462, 7/7, Zim, Dib, Gaz, Skoodge
Look at my Eyes and Tell Me You're Alive by oxxPinkLacesxxo Zim has seen Dib die time and time again in an endless sick cycle. Sometimes it's burning, sometimes it's electrocution. He finally realises how much he needs the human. (Agh, I'm horrible at summaries. Just trust me on this)
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, words: 5k+, favs: 2, 7/7, Zim, Dib, Gaz, Gir
62Lost » by Idakiller24 While Zim and Gaz have been getting along in their new life, Dib has been left alone. When he hears of a new, more serious plot by the couple, he may have to do something drastic. SEQUEL TO CAUGHT. Rated T for language. All rights to Invader Zim belong to Jhonen Vasquez. PREVIOUSLY DIB-SISTER 2
T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 23, words: 51k+, favs: 42, follows: 52, updated: 7/7 published: 11/18/2016, Zim, Dib, Gaz
26Defective Magic of Spooky Doom » by ladyanaconda All his life, Zim was different from the other kids. He never understood why until he received a letter that changed his life forever. Invited to attend Irkharth Academy of Magic and Witchcraft, Zim will make new friends and rivals while trying to become the greatest wizard ever... if he doesn't burn the school down first, that is.
K, English, Fantasy & Friendship, chapters: 11, words: 40k+, favs: 6, follows: 6, updated: 7/5 published: 2/7, Zim, Dib, Skoodge, OC
1Moment of realization » by Beautiful sparkle Zim has big plans for Dib, his impertinent future slave. In his quest to possess the stubborn child and to 'reform' him, he may find himself empathising with his enemy. His goals were clear, transform the Dib into a loyal slave, not start caring for the Dib as one would a cherished child. Irkens don't feel! Or, do they?
T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 1, follows: 4, updated: 7/5 published: 7/1
76The Virus » by Demonic Irken "You will surrender, or I shall kill everyone you love and care for, starting with these two." Zim said, gesturing towards the human's family. He leaned in close, his breath hitting Dib's face. "I will execute your family, and force you to watch as they suffer unspeakable agony. I'll spill their blood onto the streets, and it will be a glorious sight to behold."
T, English, Suspense & Tragedy, chapters: 26, words: 55k+, favs: 26, follows: 30, updated: 7/5 published: 3/8/2018, Zim, Dib, Gaz, Prof. Membrane
49Journey to a New World » by otherrealmwriter As part of an expedition to help find minerals Irk needs, Tak, Tenn, Skoodge, Zim and the Tallest head to Earth to search for them. Tak, leaving the group she was with searches for adventure while Dib wants to know more about the Invaders to his home, causing tensions between the two groups, the humans and the Irkens. Eventual DATR
T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 14, words: 32k+, favs: 26, follows: 26, updated: 7/4 published: 3/29/2019, Zim, Dib, Gaz, Tak
57Earth Syndrome » by Define Me After 4 years off-planet, Zim returns to Earth in order to get back to the life he was forced to leave behind. Unfortunately, it might just bring about its destruction instead.
K, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, chapters: 17, words: 33k+, favs: 20, follows: 31, updated: 7/4 published: 8/18/2019, Zim, Gir, Dib, Gaz
16Invader Zim: The Universe Killer » by Some dude that likes to write Three years after the Florpus incident or the 'joy to not so joy' day, everyone had gotten on with their lives. But after a strange shock wave lingered through out the cosmos, maddening monsters emerged and started to kill everything in their path. Will our childhood favorites stop the onslaught or fall victim to something that can slay death. ZAGR and DATR. Swear words.
T, English, Horror & Friendship, chapters: 15, words: 111k+, favs: 7, follows: 11, updated: 7/4 published: 3/15
Chomp » by VelociraptorLove An unapologetic self insert OC joins Zim and Dib in the adventure of their life. Featuring a new alien species that adds a whole new element to the story.
K, English, Friendship & Sci-Fi, chapters: 16, words: 98k+, favs: 8, follows: 9, updated: 7/3 published: 12/29/2019
95Curious Dib » by mistytales1303 After several years, Dib's questions have finally started getting answered by the annoyed Zim. ZADF Zim and Dib Friendship kinda sort of only a short story for now. Not sure if it'll ever be considered "complete"
K+, English, Friendship, chapters: 58, words: 144k+, favs: 143, follows: 135, updated: 7/3 published: 7/29/2012, Dib, Zim
37Power Vacuum » by otherrealmwriter In the chaos after The Massive is brought down, Red and Purple escape, only to crash into Earth. However the Resisty finds a new power in the Universe they must try and fight and Meekrob uses this collapse to try and take over Irk. Will the Tallest get back their power and what will become of the Empire?
T, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 12, words: 24k+, favs: 12, follows: 17, updated: 7/2 published: 3/27/2018, Zim, Red, Purple, Lard Nar
Almighty by Gamergirl-sayz-hi Sequel to "The Human Ranked: Dib" (and it's remake "Invader Ranked: Gaz") Almighty Zim and co FINALLY make it to the past to fix things. Zim gets a hard earned vacation, Purple learns how to actually lead, Mary learns to be normal while also partnering up with younger Dib against Invader Zim (for fun really, and practice for later). Will that awesome coat ever be worn?
T, English, Romance & Humor, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 3, 7/2, Zim, Gir, Dib, OC
41War and Conquest » by VetnanGal56 Extreme AU: After a crash landing on Earth jump starts a new life for Zim, even this far away from where he came from, secrets continue to follow him. Rated T now but subject to change. ZaGr eventually.
T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 12, words: 36k+, favs: 18, follows: 30, updated: 7/1 published: 4/8, [Zim, Gaz] Dib
47The Aliens Next Door » by Poppun Dib is finally living his dream of traveling from Vort and exploring undiscovered planets, what was supposed to be a short stint in a human school becomes longer when he learns about the circumstances of one classmate. Zim is a stubborn child who dreams of world conquest, he says he wants Dib's Alien tech to make that happen, but maybe what he really needs is a friend AU retelling
K+, English, Friendship & Humor, chapters: 20, words: 115k+, favs: 15, follows: 20, updated: 6/30 published: 9/26/2019, Zim, Gir, Dib, Gaz
7Weekend With Gaz » by Crow's Apprentice Gaz wanted to go to the Gamer Expo this weekend with Zita, but her friend has to leave for family issues. But when Gaz can't find no one else, Zim offered to go with her and invite her to his house for some fun. But while enjoying the rest of the weekend, both Gaz and Zim may show more than just being best friends.
T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 3, words: 11k+, favs: 22, follows: 22, updated: 6/29 published: 8/29/2013, Zim, Gaz
1 Space Echo by EidolonLathi After spending nearly twenty years on earth, going shopping for groceries has become an unspectacular everyday chore for Zim. But the very thing managing to break his routine is an unexpected meeting in the parking lot of his favourite grocery store. Dib agrees, although for different reasons. [ZimxDib, ZaDr]
T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 8k+, favs: 3, follows: 1, 6/28, [Zim, Dib] Gir, OC
The Invader Ranked: Gaz by Gamergirl-sayz-hi Remake if "The Human Ranked: Dib" Extended content, corrected information, etc. Enjoy!
T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, words: 1k+, favs: 1, follows: 2, 6/28, Zim, Gir, Dib, OC