1 Wherefore, Heroism? » by bluRaaven When he wakes up in a clean bed in the sanatorium, he finds a pair of flintlocks and a rosary lying on the night stand next to him. Not that he has the slightest idea where he is, or how he got here in first place. As he tries to gather himself, a group of people wearing unfamiliar faces enter the room. They tell him this place is called the Hamlet, and that his own name is Dismas.
T, English, Drama & Adventure, chapters: 5, words: 43k+, favs: 5, follows: 4, updated: 7/15 published: 3/9/2021, [Highwayman, Crusader] [Grave Robber, Arbalest]
1 Darkest Drabble by Cloudedguardian One of many scenes I envisioned happening between my various party members during my play through. Originally written for the 750words monthly challenge.
T, English, Humor & Friendship, words: 1k+, follows: 1, 5/6, Hellion, Grave Robber, Jester
Source of my Strength » by Legendgrass "You are not alone, you know." / "The Flame burns within me." / "That is not what I meant."
T, English, Romance & Tragedy, chapters: 11, words: 5k+, 1/12, Hellion, Vestal
The Highwayman Comic Short Story by Dark Deep Mirror The Darkest Dungeon Highwayman Comic written and expanded upon.
T, English, Fantasy & Horror, words: 2k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 10/29/2021, Crusader, Highwayman
211Clutching Shadows » by Garion Faldor The new Lord of his family's venerable estate must restore the honor of his line and destroy the horrifying abominations set loose by the mad folly of his ancestor. Gathering together a group of unlikely heroes and mercenaries they must delve deep into the dark abyss and battle creatures out of nightmare. But the darkest dungeon of all is not one made of stone or iron bars...
T, English, Horror & Supernatural, chapters: 21, words: 131k+, favs: 289, follows: 335, updated: 5/21/2021 published: 8/20/2015
1The Full Moon's Pull by Sophisticated Sableye The Houndmaster looks for a missing man. The Leper looks for a woman. The Plague Doctor has come down with an unnameable illness. The Jester will do anything for her. These desires and the full Moon pull the heroes towards the cove.
T, English, Adventure & Suspense, words: 2k+, favs: 4, follows: 3, 5/17/2021, Leper, Plague Doctor, Jester
3Tales from the Darkest Dungeon » by Mr.legoman My experience in Darkest Dungeon, as told by the writing of the various men and women of the campaign.
T, English, Adventure, chapters: 7, words: 13k+, favs: 5, follows: 9, updated: 9/5/2020 published: 8/29/2018
3The Stygian Legacy » by TheOriginalWriterGuy The Sevens Estate. A once-mighty stead, now reduced to ashes after a terrible attack by red-eyed demons. Now, Avonnius Crestentille, a descendant of this misfortune, must journey to find a new home, meeting adventurers and monsters alike in the ambiguous quest to restore his family name. Yet, what awaits in these unfamiliar, new lands? (Teen-Mature Content)
T, English, Adventure & Fantasy, chapters: 6, words: 24k+, favs: 3, follows: 6, updated: 8/31/2020 published: 10/30/2018
4 The Darkest Dungeon by Zehntacles Travelers reflect together on what would possibly drive someone to be desperate enough that they willingly crawl through the most horrid places imaginable.
T, English, Horror & Supernatural, words: 4k+, favs: 9, follows: 2, 8/15/2020, Hellion, Arbalest, Occultist, Bounty Hunter
Crève-Coeur » by TheRottenOne "The Hamlet gathered the desperate, the humble and the devoted. . Wanderers from all sides, carried by an ill wind, bringing bad news, or a spark of e indigent and the faithful came in numbers, banding together to brave the perils of the journey. The fools who tried to reach the Estate of Malemort on their own were never seen again. Until now, apparently."
T, English, Mystery & Adventure, chapters: 2, words: 6k+, favs: 1, follows: 2, updated: 5/26/2020 published: 5/13/2020
1 Darkest Dungeon fragment by Dysfunkshinal Very short story about the middle part of an expedition. I wrote this in a flurry of inspiration a few years ago and never did anything with it. Errors and poor writing abound, but I'm happy with it. It stands on its own and is considered complete.
T, English, Horror & Adventure, words: 3k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 4/26/2020, Leper, Man-at-arms, Vestal, Grave Robber
8Darkest Drabbles » by Gemleaf Just a collection of drabbles set in the Darkest Dungeon backdrop. Mostly focusing on what happens before, between, or after fights but not always.
T, English, Adventure & Horror, chapters: 6, words: 7k+, favs: 3, follows: 6, updated: 4/22/2020 published: 3/27/2020
45The Crimson Court Correspondences » by Rakked A continuation of my Darkest Dungeon Diaries, following the events of the Darkest Dungeon missions and pressing on into the Crimson Court DLC. One or more in-character diary entries per in-game week.
T, English, Adventure & Horror, chapters: 30, words: 26k+, favs: 47, follows: 43, updated: 3/11/2020 published: 1/4/2018, Vestal, Plague Doctor, Heir, OC
3Vanishing Shadows » by VandGuard35 "Ruin has come." Marcus Dolton had checked and rechecked the letter. He was prepared. Soldiers hired, debts paid, loose ends tied. He was ready to go home... after all these years. From the looks of things its worse than ever. "Grandfather, what have you done?" It doesn't matter. It was his responsibility there was no one else. After all... he wasn't afraid of the dark.
T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 2, words: 4k+, favs: 8, follows: 13, updated: 3/1/2020 published: 2/23/2020, Crusader, Plague Doctor, Highwayman, Heir
A dusty journal » by ActuallyStardust These are the events of the game seen through the eyes of a highwayman, written in the form of a journal.
T, English, Adventure & Fantasy, chapters: 17, words: 5k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, updated: 2/15/2020 published: 1/1/2020, Highwayman
2 She Called Herself Helen by sarahandmarquis This is the story of a Hellion who made death itself afraid to take her back. One-shot. Complete.
T, English, Horror & Drama, words: 750, favs: 3, follows: 2, 12/11/2019, Hellion, Crusader, Vestal, Jester
1Diaries of the Fallen Heroes » by An Preson Peepul This is basically a series of diary entries for versions of the heroes in the game which would end up becoming the monsters instead of the bosses we're familiar with.
T, English, chapters: 21, words: 4k+, favs: 5, follows: 4, updated: 11/21/2019 published: 12/15/2018
2Black, White, and Everything Between » by An Preson Peepul Greedy, naive, knowing, curious-but never outright evil. They were just unfortunate enough to pick the wrong person to romanticize, to share camaraderie, to inform, and it turned them into servants of the unnamable things. But what if everything shifted just a tiny bit, saving those who would become monsters from their fate, and putting our favorite heroes into the line of fire?
T, English, Supernatural & Adventure, chapters: 5, words: 5k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, updated: 11/21/2019 published: 8/11/2019, Heir
2The Other Side of the Styx » by solnishka Reynauld comes back from the dead. Or at least, some of him does, and Dismas tries to pick up the pieces.
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, chapters: 2, words: 3k+, favs: 3, follows: 6, updated: 8/10/2019 published: 3/18/2019, Crusader, Highwayman
3 Heart's Blood by ChocolateTeapot The end of the world cannot be averted. Double drabble.
T, English, Horror, words: 202, favs: 1, 7/26/2019
1 The Leper's Poem - Petals Must Fall by Triforchestra This work is my attempt to piece together some of the Leper's dialogue into a poem that I could see his character actually writing. In other words, some of the lines are directly copied from his barks in game, and everything else is my attempt at matching his poetic medieval style.
T, English, Poetry & Tragedy, words: 520, favs: 2, 7/3/2019, Leper
3The Heir's Journal » by Red Berin Reclaiming a land twisted with evil isn't a task for the lighthearted. It is a hero's task, and several contenders want to take it on. Join these hopefuls in a collection of short stories/chapters that chronicle their quest against the darkness.
T, English, Adventure & Suspense, chapters: 3, words: 4k+, favs: 4, follows: 4, updated: 5/11/2019 published: 1/20/2019, Crusader, Plague Doctor, Highwayman, Heir
3 Week one Arrival by Arka1248 New adventurers arrive at the Hamlet.
T, English, Fantasy, words: 1k+, favs: 1, follows: 3, 3/9/2019, Crusader, Vestal, Plague Doctor, Highwayman
2 Dismas and the Old Road by Waywatcher One-Shot. Dismas is looking for redemption or death, whichever comes first. Being hired by some noble to escort them down the Old Road seems like the right start.
T, English, Adventure, words: 2k+, favs: 4, follows: 3, 2/14/2019, Crusader, Highwayman, Heir
Something New by EvanSP Whilst trying to enjoy the only respite they can grasp from this horrible reality,things begin to stir when feelings that shouldn't be d certain things happen that definitely could escalate into serious punishment if discovered.But who cares? Nobody can see it,right?
T, English, Romance & Humor, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 1/7/2019, Hellion, Crusader, Plague Doctor, Grave Robber