1After The Fact » by hrtiu Shepard had made it through the war, and somehow found herself alive in the end, but what she'd had to do to make it through... It'd changed her. Eager to start a new life, desperate to make a positive impact on a more personal level, Shepard adopted two children. Her life is starting to come together, but eventually she'll have to deal with the scars she let fester for too long.
T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 7, words: 31k+, favs: 10, follows: 16, updated: 21h published: 11/9/2019, Garrus V., Liara T'Soni, Tali'Zorah, Shepard
2Rise of the Red Admiral » by Rookie1998 What would happen if Humanity, had a leader who would do anything to ensure that Humanity and his Empire survived and thrived on the Galactic stage. Follow Sebastian as he does what it is necessary to forge a path ahead for Humanity. AU.
T, English, Sci-Fi, chapters: 2, words: 5k+, favs: 28, follows: 42, updated: 9/20 published: 6/7
Without Idea of Bliss » by Pre-Reform-Voice Jaal has been MIA for months, Havarl is finding new and creative ways to kill everyone, and an assassin opts out of his mission.
T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 10, words: 7k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 9/20, [Sara Ryder, Jaal aD.] Vetra N.
Mass Effect 4: le secret des pyramides » by kermitte1982 Ce roman est le tome 2 de Mass Effect 4. L'histoire se déroule juste à la fin du premier tome, lorsque Shepard et son équipage repartent pour de nouvelles aventures. Des secrets en lien avec les Trorien ont été découverts dans les pyramides d'Egypte et une course contre la montre s'engage entre Shepard et un ancien ennemi. Que vont-ils découvrir?
K+, French, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 8, words: 17k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, updated: 9/20 published: 7/31/2016, J. Garson, Garrus V., Kaidan A., Liara T'Soni
1It's Just a Cup of Coffee » by voxvirus A human named Raz and a turian named Nilkus meet on the presidium in the most interesting of ways and become close friends. And then maybe something more?
T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 3, words: 10k+, favs: 3, follows: 6, updated: 9/19 published: 8/30
98Out There Saving the Galaxy » by mille libri Leaving C-Sec to join a human's ship may just be the best decision Garrus Vakarian has ever made.
T, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 93, words: 115k+, favs: 111, follows: 132, updated: 9/19 published: 7/12/2018, [Garrus V., Shepard]
3The New Tricks in the Old Dogs » by darkangel447 Shepard has survived so much, but with the Galaxy in peril and humanity on the brink of war with itself, can he be counted on to make the sacrifice that only he can make? Or has his will to serve the Council species been sapped? Follow Shepard as he tries to come to terms with a world that has moved on without him. Can he survive if Miranda Lawson has too?
T, English, Sci-Fi & Romance, chapters: 13, words: 25k+, favs: 4, follows: 9, updated: 9/19 published: 4/21, Miranda L., Shepard
3Space Taxi » by Qendou Femshep barely manages to survive the Collector attack and her squad goes their separate ways. Just over a year of medical leave and desk duty has the action starved Specter begging the Council for any assignment that will get her back on a ship. A ambassadorial mission to meet with a soon to be uplifted species requires an escort for the requested representatives of each race.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 8, words: 7k+, favs: 5, follows: 9, updated: 9/19 published: 8/17
110Fianchetto » by SomethingProfound11 Emilia Shepard wakes up missing her ship, crew and two years of her life. Stuck in an alliance with her enemies, she struggles to deal with her own death and the mistrust of her government and the woman she loves. But someone has to stop the Collectors, right? Novelisation of a reimagined ME2, past Ashley/Shepard.
T, English, Friendship, chapters: 36, words: 175k+, favs: 85, follows: 126, updated: 9/19 published: 1/7/2019, [Ashley W., Shepard] Garrus V., Miranda L.
3The Commanders Shepard » by Intercontinental In this retooling of the series, Admiral Hannah Shepard has triplets. Jane, James, and John were inseparable growing up and now circumstance dictates they serve together.
T, English, chapters: 10, words: 18k+, favs: 13, follows: 29, updated: 9/19 published: 1/25/2017
1a thousand falling stars and i'd still wish for you » by Pokka A collection of mass effect tumblr prompts too small for their own fic. Tags will be updated as I go. Recent chapter: f!Shepard/Irikah Krios - the last conversation at the end of me3
K, English, Romance, chapters: 3, words: 4k+, favs: 5, follows: 1, updated: 9/18 published: 4/16/2018, Shepard, Irikah K., Sara Ryder, Jaal aD.
26Between the Darkness and the Light » by seabo76 Newly promoted Lieutenant Sebastian Shepard becomes entangled in a bitter struggle between a ruthless Warlord and an enigmatic Asari Spectre and her entourage that happens to include his possibly psychotic childhood sweetheart and a rather secretive Krogan. Oh, and his older brother is destined to become the savior of the galaxy.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 19, words: 56k+, favs: 25, follows: 26, updated: 9/18 published: 5/16/2018, Liara T'Soni, Shiala, Shepard
123A Ghost and a Spectre » by ThePilotArchangel The Rational part of my brain is screaming that this is all just a dream that I will wake up from. But I know this is not a dream; not when there are others like me in this world. I must find a way to bind us all together, to save this universe and get back home. If I fail, something tells me God wont give me a second chance. Image not owned; Cowritten with IantheMechanic on AO3.
T, English, chapters: 29, words: 228k+, favs: 348, follows: 455, updated: 9/18 published: 10/5/2019, Garrus V., Tali'Zorah, Shepard, OC
Illicitus » by Hentzi Set during an alternate, original timeline of ME2 in late 2189 where the threat of the Reapers never came to pass. Insiders of the turian Hierarchy and the salarian Union wage a war of secrets, shadows and lies against those hopeful to see the day where the genophage fails to crush the spirits of the krogan under the weight of millions of souls extinguished before their time.
T, English, Sci-Fi, chapters: 3, words: 14k+, updated: 9/17 published: 9/14
102Stolen Moments » by MizDirected When Adrien Victus saw Commander Jane Shepard racing across Menae, he thought her one of the warrior goddesses of old. However, once aboard the Normandy, he learns how much more there is to her than the embodiment of war. Through the stresses and heartaches of war, the two form a deep friendship, perhaps even more. Written for the MEBB 2016. Cover art by Commander Hot Pants
T, English, Sci-Fi & Romance, chapters: 22, words: 113k+, favs: 124, follows: 142, updated: 9/17 published: 7/1/2016, [Primarch Adrien Victus, Shepard] Garrus V., U. Wrex
9Mass Effect - Volume 1 » by Padbie The events of the first Mass Effect game and lots of extra content of my own. This Shepard is a male Spacer/Sole Survivor/Soldier with the default face. This story focuses on Shepard's relationship with Ashley Williams. Bioware owns everything, and as such I do not make money from this. I hope you enjoy reading this!
T, English, chapters: 5, words: 25k+, favs: 8, follows: 16, updated: 9/17 published: 8/21, Ashley W., Shepard
2Steadfast as the Bright Star » by GossamerComet Alejandra Shepherd is many things: talented smuggler, charming rogue, excellent shot - even a decent bodyguard and escort, if the money is right. But a hero? Trade her freedom for sacrifice and (maybe) glory? No, thanks. However, when her path crosses with that of the SSV Normandy, Aleja is drawn into a conflict much bigger than herself.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Romance, chapters: 2, words: 11k+, favs: 2, follows: 4, 9/16, [Shepard, Kaidan A.] Garrus V., Ashley W.
2Echo 7 » by EalL "...Being chosen for the CROSS Special Ops Group is supposed to mean that you're among the best the galaxy has to offer. But in the face of an enemy such as this, I feel dread, not honor. I'm a soldier, and a damn good one; but deep down, I'm just Derek Ezail - a man like any other...". Echo 7 is an original story set during the Reaper War, featuring a cast of Original Characters.
T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 17, words: 50k+, favs: 7, follows: 11, updated: 9/15 published: 10/19/2019, OC
3 Echoes of Old Embers » by Ripley95 f!Shepard/Kaidan. - After Shepard lives from the war, one of her biggest regrets was rejecting Kaidan at Apollo's. Fate has a funny way of bringing Jane and Kaidan back into each other's lives. A misunderstanding with Kaidan's family makes him and Shepard relive old history and question where they stand.
T, English, Angst & Romance, chapters: 14, words: 49k+, favs: 10, follows: 11, updated: 9/15 published: 6/16, [Shepard, Kaidan A.]
20Thoughts From Andromeda » by ElementalsAdvocate A series of video journals recorded by Pathfinder Scott Ryder during his first year in the Heleus Cluster. Features Scott Ryder and SAM. Rated (M) for language. Self-Challenge Fiction. I own nothing except these words. Read, review, and enjoy!
T, English, Adventure & Angst, chapters: 51, words: 126k+, favs: 26, follows: 23, updated: 9/13 published: 4/23/2017, Scott R., SAM
Operation Tungsten » by Sid117 In midst of Reaper war , the Alliance found iteself in a terrible situation . Their eezoo supply lines blockade by a Reaper , destroying supply conveys is it's favourite pastime. This is the story of one of unique military Operation undertook by Alliance to take out the reaper.
K, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 3, words: 2k+, favs: 1, 9/13
2All Our Precious Things » by Coraniaid What Tali'Zorah learned on her pilgrimage. Canon-compliant, primarily following the events of the first game. Focus is on smaller moments and Tali's interactions with the rest of the crew.
T, English, Sci-Fi, chapters: 5, words: 17k+, favs: 10, follows: 19, updated: 9/13 published: 4/12, Garrus V., U. Wrex, Tali'Zorah, Rael'Zorah
77On the Shoulders of Scions » by Karmic Acumen The Great Dilemma was not about inevitable conflict between organics and synthetics. That was a lie. The truth was far grander and at the same time far closer. The races of the Galaxy had one name for it: Mass Effect. And Shepard was going to have to fix it. As a 10-year-old. Well shit.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Humor, chapters: 8, words: 61k+, favs: 242, follows: 283, updated: 9/11 published: 3/23/2018, D. Anderson, Admiral Hackett, Shepard
360The Pinnacle of Evolution » by swrWriter "Synthesis is the final evolution of all life." That's what the Catalyst claims, but it's really not all that it's cracked up to be. After being forced into this 'evolution', Jordan Sower ends up in Mass Effect with two purposes: Save the Galaxy and Synthesize all life. But he doesn't take orders from the Catalyst! Follow Jordan as he tries to change things for the better. Maybe.
T, English, Adventure & Friendship, chapters: 46, words: 280k+, favs: 604, follows: 752, updated: 9/11 published: 7/4/2018, Shepard, T. Vasir, Catalyst, OC
4Crossing A Line » by ThatWildWolf First Contact War Shakarian AU. In which Garrus finds a badly wounded human soldier but doesn't have the guts to kill her. Who ever said turians and humans have to be enemies?
T, English, Romance & Suspense, chapters: 2, words: 8k+, favs: 7, follows: 9, updated: 9/9 published: 9/5, [Garrus V., Shepard]