1 At the End of All Things by Gavr3el Garrus was her rock, and he was her wings. He steadied her while he gave her the courage to fly. She could take on entire galaxies with him by her side. But not this time…she had to face the end without him. She could only face it if she knew he had a chance to live on the other side of this war…even if it was without her.
K+, English, Tragedy & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 2, 5/19, [Garrus V., Shepard]
2Turian's best varren » by Vahditar Spectre Nihlus is one of the best. But even he has sometimes unlucky days, when a mission gets a bit more complicated and all odds are against him. This time however he seems to have company in form of a strange, varren-like creature which has a peculiar obsession towards him.
T, English, Drama & Adventure, chapters: 3, words: 8k+, favs: 11, follows: 23, updated: 5/18 published: 12/9/2019, Saren A., Nihlus K., OC
1Belli Dura Despicio: I Despise Wikipedia » by grimreaper's lost soul This is the Belli Dura Despicio Wikipedia, inside will be all of the Technical Information for all of you lore hungry fans of BDD, this includes but is not limited to Ships, Vehicles, Weapons, Equipment and in detail character profiles. It will also include any Citadel Species Codex Entries and pseudo science necessary for the 'plot' of the fic I'm not a damned scientist! Spoilers!
T, English, Sci-Fi, chapters: 4, words: 3k+, favs: 8, follows: 10, updated: 5/17 published: 5/14
The Lost Daughter: 11 No Need to Say Goodbye by natsora London, Earth. It all comes down to this battle, this fight. Shepard, battered and broken, still stands. Liara sees the woman buried under the Commander, the woman that is tired and weary. She offers Shepard what comforts is available in the end of times, the final of hours.
T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 3k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 5/16, Liara T'Soni, Shepard
After the Horror by laura.te.334 Shepard deals with what comes after the mission on Alchera. It always bothered me that there's not even a single line about how Sheppard deals with the fact that she has to relieve the trauma she was put trough.
K+, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, words: 258, favs: 1, 5/15, [Shepard, Thane K.]
A Different Kind of Reunion by laura.te.334 What happened to Sheppard after Horizon and what will Garrus do when he meets the one who hurt his best friend. Thane and Sheppard relationship implied.
T, English, Romance & Drama, words: 561, favs: 2, follows: 2, 5/15, [Shepard, Thane K.] Garrus V., Kaidan A.
The Lost Daughter: 09 Haircut by natsora Even with the Reaper war raging on, it's still the little things that matters. Within the relative peace of her quarters, Shepard seeks to keep herself afloat in these trying times. Taking some time for herself, she decides her hair is too long. Liara helps Shepard takes care it.
T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 1, 5/15, Liara T'Soni, Shepard
The Lost Daughter: 08 Sleep by natsora Liara savours a moment of peace as Shepard sleeps before reality drags them back to face the war with the Reapers.
K+, English, Romance & Angst, words: 498, 5/13, Liara T'Soni, Shepard
Commander Shepard personal log: the Saren Files by Enlightened Llama Some practice for me in writing out long form first person. A mild dramatization of My most recent run-through of the trilogy taking the form of after action journals to flesh out the character backstory and emotions. Follows Ira Shepard, a Adept Spacer War hero who is for now "Queen of the Girl Scouts"
T, English, words: 506, 5/11
93Die for the cause » by Illuviar The Citadel Council - an organization tasked with maintaining the peace, stability and prosperity of the known galaxy, it is a task they it had mostly excelled at since the Krogan Rebellions. The Councilors have the weight of the galaxy upon their shoulders and have to constantly balance the needs and interests of their governments and people... Competent Council AU.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 22, words: 77k+, favs: 240, follows: 265, updated: 5/10 published: 4/4/2019
Black Tie Required by RPGWarrior4824 Everyone has an opinion over what happened at the sushi bar. Even Garrus Vakarian. Just before going to the Casino Garrus and Shepard talk about important things.
K+, English, Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 5/9, Garrus V., Shepard
The Lost Daughter: 06 No Sex, Just Rest by natsora A chance encounter is the start of a new friendship, one that Shepard sorely needs.
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 5/8, Shepard
3The New Cycle » by GalacticLad The Reapers are defeated. The nations of the galaxy have succeeded in destroying the ancient exterminators, but at great cost. Hundreds of worlds have been devastated, and the mass relays are severely damaged. A vacuum of power has been opened, and if the galaxy cannot remain united, it will fall divided. Meanwhile, millions of miles from Earth, the crew of a lost ship voyage home.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Drama, chapters: 3, words: 9k+, favs: 3, follows: 5, updated: 5/8 published: 7/13/2019, Garrus V., Admiral Hackett, Miranda L., Aethyta
1Mass Effect 2 retold by MagicMissile27 A story in progress - Mass Effect 2, but slightly different. Commander James Shepard and Chief Ashley Williams will need all their skills if they are to figure out what the Illusive Man is planning and how to stop the Collectors.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, words: 2k+, favs: 5, follows: 5, 5/7, [Ashley W., Shepard] Illusive Man, Miranda L.
The Lost Daughter: 05 Unplanned Extraction by natsora Bored after weeks of being stuck in the hospital, Shepard is out for a little excitement, a little exercise after she got discharged. Biotic sparring is the way to go, she decides. And what Shepard wants, she won't stop until she gets.
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 2k+, follows: 1, 5/7, Liara T'Soni, Shepard
Mass Effect: Reimagined pilot by MechaNerd A quick pilot to a project in the works. Mass Effect: Reimagined is a retelling of the story with a little creative spin. I will remain faithful to the games; however, I will rework the ending, no "choose your color." I hope this interests you for what's to come!
T, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, words: 315, 5/6
The Misfortune of Reyes Vidal: 06 The Sighing Condition by natsora The plan is set, the stage ready, there is no reason to delay. Win or lose, live or die, the fate of Kadara rests on the hands of Kate Ryder whether she likes it or not.
T, English, Humor & Romance, words: 6k+, favs: 2, 5/6, Sara Ryder, Reyes V.
6For God and Fatherland » by BlarkBlark124 On January 19th, 1919, the guns of the great powers fell silent at last. Now, over two hundred and fifty years later, with humanity being a new member of a thriving galactic community, the Deutsches Kaiserreich and it's allies face challenges that even Bismarck could never have envisioned.
T, English, chapters: 2, words: 8k+, favs: 9, follows: 15, updated: 5/5 published: 1/22, Garrus V., Tali'Zorah, Nihlus K., Shepard
239Mass Effect : The reason we fight for » by ActionfreakXD John found a lost and scared Miranda during her childhood after she ran away from the grasp of her father. Two innocents children were happy. But one day everything changed when they got separated from each other. This story is mostly about ShepMiri and their devotion to each other.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Romance, chapters: 57, words: 189k+, favs: 242, follows: 291, updated: 5/3 published: 11/12/2015, [Shepard, Miranda L.] Garrus V., Liara T'Soni
5 About Mars: Mass Effect » by LJAndersen The first Normandy brought them together. Shepard's death and Cerberus drove them apart. Two and a half years after the first Normandy exploded around them, Shepard and Kaidan are serving together again. The Normandy has been rebuilt. Their relationship may not be as lucky. Is there still a foundation under the ash and embers of heated words? Mass Effect 3, Shenko, femshep
T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 24, words: 66k+, favs: 20, follows: 11, updated: 5/2 published: 11/9/2019, [Kaidan A., Shepard] [Garrus V., Tali'Zorah]
2 The War at Home by Alanine They say you should never meet your heroes, but for James Vega even worse was being assigned your hero's jailer while she's under arrest for war crimes. The experience is disappointing on many levels until Shepard's mother arrives and does what mothers do best: annoy their offspring.
K, English, Sci-Fi & Family, words: 3k+, favs: 8, follows: 6, 5/1, Shepard, Hannah S., James V.
185Starquake Saga » by YunikoYokai Endellion Shaik is struggling to answer why she is nearly 200 years in the future. In her search, she finds only promises of destruction and continuing a cycle. Determined not to fall under the same snare, she must save the galaxy from the Reapers and their sleeper agents. 6 Book saga. Book 5 ongoing. Individual blurbs on profile. Slight AU at start, extensive AU later.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 149, words: 759k+, favs: 244, follows: 257, updated: 4/29 published: 9/17/2013, Shepard, OC
4Through Space And Time » by Kyra Renee (Revamp of "A Race Against Time") When a freak accident gives Niali Shepard the chance to go back in time and save her parents, she finds herself faced with a choice — a choice with great and lasting consequences.
T, English, Romance, chapters: 8, words: 13k+, favs: 7, follows: 14, updated: 4/28 published: 11/1/2016, [Kaidan A., OC] [Liara T'Soni, Shepard]
67Lightning Blades » by CarnagexElite To the right person, a place like the Mass Effect universe is ripe for the picking. Success, strife and everything in between must be navigated in order to prepare for the ultimate threat; safety is an illusion. To hell with Shepard, you want to survive? You do it your own way, be a leader, not a lackey.
T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 7, words: 51k+, favs: 204, follows: 281, updated: 4/28 published: 9/27/2016
83Reduced Mass 2 » by DavidJ647 Nine years came and went, and the adventure has only just begun. Have I prepared enough to be able to stop Saren and his army of geth? How will my presence screw things up this time? Only time will tell. Self-Insert.
T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 3, words: 16k+, favs: 373, follows: 537, updated: 4/27 published: 10/16/2019, Garrus V., Kaidan A., Shepard, OC