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Can't resist a good story about that enigmatic drell? This is the community for you. A collection of inspiring Shrios fics for the Mass Effect universe. All ratings. Full-lengths, ficlets, and everything in between. AUs, headcanon, kinkmemes, fluff, character experimentation...basically anything that features Thane Krios as the main love interest. Feel free to PM me if you have any suggestions (or requests to check out your own shrios fanfic).
5 Tea by Orchidellia What happens when a nightly conversation with Thane over tea spurs Shepard to think of her family? First Mass Effect story! Please read/review. Implied Femshep/Thane, spacer.
Mass Effect, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 11, follows: 1, 3/31/2014, J. Garson, Thane K.
5 Across the Sea by Valkyrie2018 A love poem from Thane to FemShep he never got to show to her. I wrote this for an 8th grade Language Arts project.
Mass Effect, K, English, Poetry & Romance, words: 139, favs: 7, follows: 2, 7/9/2014, [J. Garson, Thane K.]
9 Precious Times by kimisumi A one-shot inspired by something seen on YouTube. The crew have some shore leave and spend some time being normal people. Shepard & Thane. Just for fun on a rainy day. Characters probably not represented accurately.
Mass Effect, T, English, Humor & Romance, words: 3k+, favs: 17, follows: 7, 6/14/2011, J. Garson, Thane K.
2 Enough by Lindira As the battle for the galaxy is about to come to a close, Thane and Shepard have some final words. Prequel to "Ebbtide" and "Familiar Shore".
Mass Effect, T, English, Romance & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 9, follows: 3, 12/7/2013, Thane K., J. Garson
4 The Consequentialist's Birdcage by Fondued Jicama Her hands can't keep a gun from shaking and her legs won't bear her weight. Faced with a desk-job promotion and a probable career in inspirational speech-making, pieces of Shepard's self-worth start crumbling away. Thane offers the only steady ground he has-his persistent belief in what remains beneath the wreckage of a soldier. Shepard/Thane, post-war AU. Possible trigger for DV.
Mass Effect, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 6k+, favs: 9, follows: 2, 12/30/2013, J. Garson, Thane K.
3 To All Things, An End by Cosmochyck A one-shot of the ending of Mass Effect 3 for FemShep and Thane Krios - how it should have been.
Mass Effect, T, English, Sci-Fi & Romance, words: 387, favs: 6, 4/4/2012, J. Garson, Thane K.
4 He Doth Not Sleep by Moranth A brief look at what may have happened after the coup attempt on the Citadel. T for a little language.
Mass Effect, T, English, Angst & Tragedy, words: 943, favs: 2, follows: 1, 6/29/2012, J. Garson, Thane K.
5 Up Close and Personal » by War Lioness A brief look at Thane's life told through a series of vignettes of hits, and one contract he never completed.
Mass Effect, T, English, Angst, chapters: 6, words: 6k+, favs: 4, follows: 3, updated: 10/21/2013 published: 7/11/2013, J. Garson, Thane K.
4In Betweens by NixRising Follow up to my first story, Beginnings, finds Commander Shepard and Thane strengthening the bonds of their relationship with even more humor along the way.
Mass Effect, T, English, Romance & Humor, words: 4k+, favs: 6, 9/2/2012, J. Garson, Thane K.
9 Improvised Explosions by starlightarcher Take one alluring drell assassin, mix with one enticing human warrior. Douse generously with sexual tension, add a pinch of necessity; stir then stand back and await fireworks. Warning: Recipe promises to be explosive.
Mass Effect, T, English, Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 39, follows: 3, 12/25/2012, J. Garson, Thane K.
4 The Assassin by Elorian As the drell assassin advances toward his final target, someone else is shooting through the mercenary bands to get his attention.
Mass Effect, T, English, words: 701, favs: 6, 2/17/2011, Thane K.
3 Incarceration » by xMsAnaviax Shepard reflects on her decisions that led to her incarceration, and on a certain drell assassin.
Mass Effect, T, English, Angst & Romance, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 5, updated: 7/29/2012 published: 7/23/2012, J. Garson, Thane K.
19Where the Lover Never Leaves » by zevgirl Short ficlets, drabbles, little shorts, all non-chronological, involving random f!Shepards, her friends, and her lover, Thane Krios. Will mostly be set in ME2 and 3. This is not Elizabeth Shepard from my other story.
Mass Effect, T, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 3, words: 6k+, favs: 16, follows: 13, updated: 12/23/2015 published: 9/26/2012, [J. Garson, Thane K.]
6 Epiphany by anonymous moose Thane Krios is a patient, careful man. His work demands it. As such, he has problems with uncertainty.
Mass Effect, K+, English, Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 20, follows: 3, 9/22/2013, J. Garson, Thane K.
2 Strays by Lindira Thane may want the same thing Shepard does, but he doubts himself. Shrios fluff with some angst.
Mass Effect, T, English, Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 22, follows: 5, 8/22/2013, Thane K., J. Garson
84 Slipping » by Lindira In his final days, Thane slips into memories of his last love. A love story in glimpses and stolen moments. F!ShepxThane. Spoilers for Mass Effect 3. Complete.
Mass Effect, T, English, Romance & Tragedy, chapters: 13, words: 25k+, favs: 120, follows: 80, updated: 4/22/2013 published: 3/29/2012, J. Garson, Thane K.
32Resolution » by Ezri Krios Thane Krios unexpectedly survives the Reaper war and reunites with some old squad mates. All accept his Siha. If she isn't dead, it is feared she must be in great jeopardy. Despite the team's desire to locate Shepard, they first must find out if the war is really over.
Mass Effect, T, English, Sci-Fi & Romance, chapters: 13, words: 147k+, favs: 68, follows: 56, updated: 3/28/2013 published: 11/7/2012, J. Garson, Thane K.
1Goodbye, Thane by AllTheseFeels This is basically just an extension on the hospital scene where Thane passes on. Non-Romanced FemShep, Paragon.
Mass Effect, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 3, 7/31/2012, J. Garson, Thane K.
7 Kalahira by Zet Sway "My teacher was a spiritual man. He taught me many things beyond how to grant swift and merciful death. He used to… guide me through meditation." He pauses. "If you would like, Shepard, I could do the same for you." Guided meditation. Oneshot.
Mass Effect, K+, English, Spiritual & Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 21, follows: 2, 3/28/2012, J. Garson, Thane K.
12Walking Away » by Jest'lyn Tal Which is more important, the memories that you leave behind or the ones that you don't? It's a question both Thane and Shepard will have to answer. MASS EFFECT 3 SPOILERS
Mass Effect, K+, English, Romance, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 14, follows: 11, updated: 3/28/2012 published: 3/26/2012, Thane K., J. Garson
14 Memory by StealthyFiction He sees Irikah's beautiful face, and he says goodbye one last time. The memory falls to the back of his mind so that he can live this, live now. Shepard will be with him until the sea must gently pull him under. Thane/F!Shep Thane/Irikah
Mass Effect, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, words: 2k+, favs: 22, follows: 1, 5/30/2011, Thane K., J. Garson
8 Observations by Willow in Winter Thane thinks about how different he and Shepard are, but also how they are the same. ME2 setting.
Mass Effect, T, English, Romance & Adventure, words: 1k+, favs: 22, follows: 4, 4/17/2011, Thane K., J. Garson
56Protective Instincts » by Jest'lyn Tal Some jobs were not meant for asari justicars who drew the eyes of most humanoid beings even when standing perfectly still. Some jobs were meant for an assassin. Thane/FShepard
Mass Effect, K+, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 4, words: 9k+, favs: 95, follows: 60, updated: 2/15/2010 published: 2/5/2010, Thane K., J. Garson
18Memories that Don't Fade by Jest'lyn Tal His hands were spattered with blood and vomit. The edge of his jacket was soaking in it but he'd been quick enough to keep her from choking or throwing up all over herself in the spasming... Thane/Shepard
Mass Effect, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 56, follows: 16, 2/12/2010, Thane K., J. Garson
44 More Than Enough » by Jest'lyn Tal She's been here before. Everything is on the line and all that is left is the waiting. This time, however, there are distinct differences ... Thane/FShepard
Mass Effect, K+, English, Romance, chapters: 2, words: 5k+, favs: 60, follows: 22, updated: 2/4/2010 published: 2/3/2010, J. Garson, Thane K.