10Bear no Malice » by Claws of the Wastes Samus had spent a long while earning herself a break. No Metroid's, No X Parasites, and no Ridley. Just when she thought things were finally looking up, she gets contacted by the Galactic Federation, a new branch. That went so well last time. She's decided to play along, nd see what will happen. Till they threw a certain someone in the mix and things aren't as they originally seem.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Mystery, chapters: 2, words: 12k+, favs: 16, follows: 16, updated: 5/17 published: 1/19/2021, Samus A., Ridley
15Searching For My Brother- A Metroid OC Story » by DeraldSny When a bounty hunter's starship returns home without its pilot, his brother Daniel, a mechanical engineer who usually acts as tech support, decides to take matters into his own hands and find out what happened, embarking on an adventure that will take him across the galaxy... (OC-centered, but structured like a Metroid game. Some canon characters will cameo later.)
T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 15, words: 31k+, favs: 1, follows: 2, updated: 5/4 published: 2/28, Adam, A. Higgs, OC
11Saving Samus » by Michaela RL Samus gets injured and has to learn to cope with her emotions. Along the way, she is helped by a family on Earth.
K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, chapters: 9, words: 31k+, favs: 21, follows: 21, updated: 5/3 published: 8/5/2017
8Metroid Prime 2 Echoes - Samus Aran's Log Files » by MrBigstuph The story of Metroid Prime 2 Echoes, as told from the perspective of famous bounty hunter Samus Aran. UPDATE 4-1-2023: I know the timing of this announcement seems sketchy, but I assure you it's not an April Fool's joke. That being said, new chapters will be posted SOON!
K+, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 36, words: 13k+, favs: 21, follows: 25, updated: 4/11 published: 5/11/2012, Samus A., Dark Samus, U-Mos
First Bounty by PokemonTrainer12 Novice bounty hunter Samus Aran closes in on the target of her first real job, but things aren't as cut and dry as they seem. The man she mistakes to be an ordinary criminal is harboring dark knowledge- a terrible truth that flips the tables in the blink of an eye. Pre-Zero Mission story featuring characters and plot points from the Samus and Joey manga. One shot.
K+, English, Drama & Adventure, words: 5k+, 4/5, Samus A.
Echoes of Zebes » by glituni Set in a parallel universe, Echoes of Zebes follows bounty hunter Samus Aran as she uncovers the secrets of a new, dangerous threat that has emerged from the remains of planet Zebes. As Samus struggles with her past, she must forge new alliances and confront old enemies to save the galaxy once again.
T, English, Sci-Fi, chapters: 10, words: 9k+, favs: 2, 3/26, Samus A.
Episodes » by metroidgirl123 YOU ARE THE BOUNTY HUNTER
T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 2, words: 3k+, 1/26, Samus A., Adam M., OC
The Hunter's Dream by Draconos13 During a hunt for a bounty, Samus Aran discovers a long-kept secret from her Chozo caretakers. Instead of an upgrade for her Power Suit, this discovery offers a chance for her to change her entire being, to reach for a dream she had never thought possible. Will she take it, even though there could be terrible consequences?
T, English, Sci-Fi & Horror, words: 7k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, 1/18, Samus A., OC
1The Verge » by SkyworldPress Sequel to "Vessels." Incarcerated on a Federation penal colony, ex-B.S.L scientist Robert Harrington teams with an unlikely ally on a quest to find his lost love. His purpose takes him across the cosmos, uniting him with faces new and old, and forcing him to confront the Federation he dedicated his life to. But in the post-Zebes order, it's hard to know who to trust...
T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 2, words: 8k+, updated: 12/5/2022 published: 7/22/2022
4Twin Terrors » by Lighting wolf knight A new weapon hunter designed to kill the best hunter? Confusing. Them becoming close over other? Unthinkable. Rated T for violence and death. Might be a Star Wars/Metroid story later.
T, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 7, words: 8k+, favs: 5, follows: 6, updated: 12/3/2022 published: 7/2/2021, Samus A., Ridley, OC
1 In The Event of My Death by Gammazero On a planet called Barbaad V, there's a shop with a little of everything. Welcome to Sol's (pronounced Saul's) Sundries. During off hours, the owner "Sol" decides to create an emergency plan in case of his death or disappearance. This includes a video to the person who matters most in his life, even if they're not in it. Oneshot, Rated T for messed-up military stuff and language.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Family, words: 3k+, 11/6/2022
16A Chance For a True Peace » by PokemonTrainer12 As soon as she received the distress signal, Samus knew she should have never left the Baby behind. Without hesitation, she guns it back to Ceres Station with the fragile hope of rescuing the scientists, the hatchling...and the future of the entire galaxy. Alternate Super Metroid story in which Samus rescues the Baby from Ceres and they journey through Zebes together.
K+, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 6, words: 15k+, favs: 23, follows: 29, updated: 11/5/2022 published: 7/31/2020, Samus A., Ridley
7The Legend of Jumper 07: Metroid » by Omega Overlord A mysterious entity invades the universe of Metroid, one of terrifying, incomprehensible power. And the galaxy will shudder as his presence warps what would have been. Tallon VI, Aether, and the planets of the phazon crisis.
T, English, Adventure, chapters: 8, words: 27k+, favs: 17, follows: 15, updated: 10/27/2022 published: 10/3/2018, Samus A., OC
Tidings of War » by shadowrythm01 Samus Aran teams up with a mysterious bounty hunter on a federation job to stop the disappearance of Federation ships... and find out who is behind it. (Canon plot divergence from Super Metroid, Other M does not exist)
T, English, Adventure & Mystery, chapters: 2, words: 729, follows: 1, updated: 10/10/2022 published: 9/27/2022, Samus A., Adam M., OC
Echoes by Insomniac By Choice "I love you. I need you. You make me happy. I love you. I love you. I love you." All anyone ever wants is to be happy. This is not something anyone ever gets to ask for and have answered. This is the lesson the past teaches but does not know itself. A T-rated chapter from an M-rated fic requested to be uploaded separately.
T, English, Romance & Tragedy, words: 6k+, 9/22/2022, Samus A.
17Bounty Hunting School » by IFightForMyFriends The Galactic Federation has recruited bounty hunters from across the galaxy to train at their academy, including 14-year-old Samus Aran. What will this school have in store for the future galaxy-renowned huntress?
T, English, Adventure & Friendship, chapters: 11, words: 16k+, favs: 10, follows: 15, updated: 6/10/2022 published: 11/26/2014, Samus A., Gandrayda, Ghor, Rundas
7Project: Hunters Mk II » by TheDusty321 In the hopes of apprehending Samus Aran for the BSL's destruction, the Federation creates two clones of her mixed with the DNA of two certain Metroid specimens. What happens when the clones awaken, however, is not something the Federation expects. What will happen with these clones? And, if/when Samus meets these clones, what will she do?
T, English, Sci-Fi & Friendship, chapters: 4, words: 5k+, favs: 10, follows: 25, updated: 4/18/2022 published: 4/24/2018, Samus A., Dark Samus
5The Cunning God of Death Rises » by Ace Lemur Many years before the Space Pirate attack on the Earth colony planet, K-2L, a baby Space Dragon is born in a research facility on a space station orbiting the planet Zebes. Is he as innocent as his adoptive mother thinks or is he as dangerous as his species is thought to be?
T, English, Sci-Fi, chapters: 6, words: 7k+, favs: 9, follows: 7, updated: 2/8/2022 published: 7/12/2021, Ridley
19Metroid: Phoenix » by Deliverer Stranded on a hell-scape, Samus is without ship, suit, or weapons. What she has is a deadly enemy she'd give the world to kill. He's trapped, but without any weapons it's not happening. Still, he may have his uses. After all, he can fly and she's down a ship. Reaching him is the problem. They both know they're one another's lifeline, but will mistrust cost them their lives?
T, English, Suspense & Sci-Fi, chapters: 9, words: 66k+, favs: 32, follows: 37, updated: 1/27/2022 published: 6/17/2021, Samus A., A. Higgs, Ridley
1 The only Elite Chozo Soldier by ojamajomary Post Metroid Dread spoilers, after Galactic Federation has shown the true extinction history of Chozo, public are infatuate on Raven Beak's good look unexpectedly... and the following translation excerpt from a female Chozo diary make them higher upsurge onto curiosity to Chozo.
T, English, Friendship & Crime, words: 520, favs: 1, 12/25/2021, OC
2The Birth of Mother by Zmeura On Zebes, Mother Brain recalls awakening to her Chozo creators for the first time.
T, English, Drama & Angst, words: 1k+, follows: 1, 12/19/2021, Mother Brain, OC
4 The Last Metroid by Ebony McCloud In the wake of the ZDR incident and new concerns, Adam has a few words to help comfort a troubled warrior. (Spoilers for Metroid Dread)
T, English, words: 1k+, favs: 25, follows: 7, 12/8/2021, Samus A., Adam
2 Another M by TheArchimage Or, "Scenes from a game like Other M that didn't suck".
T, English, words: 10k+, favs: 7, follows: 3, 11/30/2021, Samus A., Adam M., A. Higgs
3 Unfettered and Raw by Zmeura Chozo spiritualism has always put a special emphasis on cataclysmic passion. (A short exploration of Chozo religion and Samus' role in it METROID DREAD SPOILERS).
T, English, Drama & Angst, words: 763, favs: 12, follows: 2, 11/24/2021, Samus A.
10Metroid Saga: Genesis » by Mental Omega The first installment in a reimagining of Metroid; here we start with the beginnings of the universe's two greatest warriors; Samus and Sylux. The Hatchling and the Neophyte. Born of K-2L and Cylosis, and bound by fate to decide the destiny of the cosmos.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 24, words: 270k+, favs: 35, follows: 38, updated: 11/20/2021 published: 12/1/2019, Samus A., Ridley, Spire, Sylux