10 The Truth of Her Mother Ruby's greatest desire is to learn more about the mother she never knew, but her father and Uncle Qrow have an understandably hard time talking about the source of so much of their grief. So she goes to someone else, someone... heartless and cruel... and yet, someone who knew her mother very well: Raven Branwen.
RWBY, T, English, Drama & Angst, words: 8k+, favs: 54, follows: 20, 12/7/2022, Ruby R., Summer R., Raven B.
57To Be The Very Best » Oscar Pine was quite content with his life before crazy Professor Oobleck suddenly had the idea he ought to become the Champion of the Pokemon League. With Pokeballs in hand and his trusty Nincada at his side, he is truly in over his head. But maybe as he works his way through the eight Gyms and finishes the Circuit, he'll learn a thing or two and become the best there ever was.
RWBY, T, English, Adventure, chapters: 8, words: 46k+, favs: 50, follows: 55, updated: 11/16/2022 published: 5/11/2022, Team RWBY, Team JNPR, Oscar P.
90International Cooperation » For international fraternity, every Vytal Festival features an International Team made up of one student from each Academy. Selected to exemplify each Kingdom's ideals, they stand as a sign of how cooperation and unity can stand against anything... mostly through photo ops. Actually, this particular team seems mostly suited for photo ops—but surely, there's nothing up with that!
RWBY, T, English, Humor & Mystery, chapters: 3, words: 16k+, favs: 309, follows: 423, updated: 11/10/2022 published: 7/20/2022, Jaune A., Reese C., May Z., Neon K.
42 The Treason of Blake Belladonna Bad weather, worse food, and simmering tensions in the RWBY campsite leaves Blake in a foul mood on a practice mission, only to arrive at the JNPR campsite and face the irresistible temptation of Jaune Arc... cooking fish. Can Blake stay true to her team, or will her love of the piscine make her a traitor twice over?
RWBY, T, English, Humor, words: 9k+, favs: 338, follows: 214, 10/11/2022, Blake B., Yang X.L., Jaune A.
35 Marriage, In Its Many Forms The Valean upper class has many quaint, arguably charming, traditions, including the use of non-binding arranged marriages. They're always just a cute formality to signify friendship between families, of course. So just because Coco has an arranged marriage with Jaune shouldn't mean anything except... Coco says she intends to act on it. And now Pyrrha isn't sure what will happen.
RWBY, T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 8k+, favs: 199, follows: 125, 8/23/2022, [Pyrrha N., Jaune A.] Coco A.
826Aunt Salem » The Arc family has for a long time prospered under the guidance of their esteemed matriarch, Aunt Salem. For a very long time. Seemingly ageless, she's been a part of their life for so long that they've all accepted it as just a quirk of the family. But when her favorite nephew announces his intention to become a Huntsman, Aunt Salem offers him all the aid she can provide.
RWBY, T, English, Humor, chapters: 19, words: 78k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 8/17/2022 published: 7/31/2020, Jaune A., Salem
198The Children of the Grimmlands » Queen Salem revealed herself to the people of Remnant with an offer: a reduction in Grimm across the globe, but in exchange, five children, one from each nation, were to be delivered to her as a hostage. But once they were delivered to her, Salem realized a critical flaw in her plan: the children were too adorable to harm. A saccharine comedy AU for my fic, The Children of Remnant.
RWBY, T, English, Humor, chapters: 8, words: 38k+, favs: 790, follows: 985, updated: 8/3/2022 published: 1/1/2021, Weiss S., Jaune A., Pyrrha N., Salem
164 Matchmaker Supreme » Cinder Fall has a dark secret—well, another one on top of the "criminal mastermind" one. She has a hopeless love of weddings and compulsively plans them for everyone around her. Unfortunately, this has attracted the attentions of Ruby Rose, Beacon's up-and-coming matchmaker who draws Cinder into her plan for a certain hoodie-clad knight she wishes she could refuse: The Harem Route.
RWBY, T, English, Humor & Parody, chapters: 7, words: 32k+, favs: 684, follows: 766, updated: 6/22/2022 published: 2/16/2022, Ruby R., Jaune A., Cinder F.
103 The Enlightened Temple of the Juniper Bough » The Mistralian Quarter has been taken over by a mysterious organization that calls itself the Enlightened Temple of the Juniper Bough. The city's no stranger to cults and religious mania, but this one seems different… and so the Ruby Masque, a team of "private investigators," has been hired to find out what they can, particularly about the mysterious "Invincible Girl."
RWBY, M, English, Drama & Crime, chapters: 19, words: 90k+, favs: 90, follows: 95, updated: 4/27/2022 published: 9/10/2021, Team RWBY, Team JNPR
21 Deck The Halls » Before coming to Beacon, Ren and Nora's Christmases on the road had often been… less than cheerful. But Nora has a plan to take advantage of all the opportunities they have for a Merry Christmas, in fact, for the best Christmas ever. But while Ren would do anything to see Nora smile, he realizes that there's something she wants this Christmas that could change everything for them.
RWBY, T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 2, words: 8k+, favs: 57, follows: 34, updated: 12/25/2021 published: 12/18/2021, [L. Ren, Nora V.] [Jaune A., Pyrrha N.]
37 Where Lines Are Drawn Team JNPR is sent on a joint diplomatic exercise at the Vale-Vacuo border to cooperate with Team NDGO. Pyrrha's... a little apprehensive about her team leader being around an all-female team with a certain, ahem, reputation, but a bit of Vale's history with Vacuo might leave her more blindsided than she expected on the borderlands.
RWBY, T, English, Humor & Drama, words: 7k+, favs: 250, follows: 132, 11/26/2021, Jaune A., Pyrrha N., Team RWBY, Team NDGO
3 Employee of the Month The Horde counts many cunning and dangerous warriors in its numbers, but none have ever managed to best She-Ra or her allies for long. But with a new program to encourage loyalty and reward exceptional talent, the Horde will soon unleash its best against the Princess Alliance: Kyle. ...well, the system isn't entirely figured out yet.
She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, T, English, Humor, words: 5k+, favs: 18, follows: 12, 8/20/2021, Adora/She-Ra, Catra, Hordak, Kyle
124 Love, Like Iron Forged » Before he was the Master Thief of Vale, Roman Torchwick was a man of Mistral, expelled from his family and seeking a new name overseas. It was a circumstance that served him well as he climbed the ranks, until he found himself caught in a business venture he couldn't get out of... just in time for his niece to arrive at Beacon in the hopes of reconnecting with her estranged uncle.
RWBY, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 14, words: 64k+, favs: 242, follows: 279, updated: 8/18/2021 published: 3/17/2021, Roman T., Pyrrha N., Cinder F., Neo
10 For His Girl If there's one thing to know about Taiyang Xiao Long, it's that he does not give up. Not in romantically pursuing his partner and certainly not in winning her a stuffed bear from a claw machine. If it takes him all day and all his lien to beat a probably rigged machine, he will stick it out. Leaving the rest of the team feeling obligated to hang around and wait it out with him.
RWBY, T, English, Humor & Tragedy, words: 6k+, favs: 26, follows: 10, 8/13/2021, [Taiyang X.L., Raven B.] Summer R., Qrow B.
10 Daughters of Solitas Weiss isn't exactly thrilled to be watching for White Fang with Nora, easily the loudest and most obnoxious of what would otherwise be a close competition amongst dolts, but she's willing to bear it. It's just one stakeout, and she just has to ignore Nora as best she can. She certainly won't learn anything about her and forge a bond with a countryman she didn't realize she had...
RWBY, T, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, words: 6k+, favs: 39, follows: 19, 6/25/2021, Weiss S., Nora V.
9 The Lutín Must Die! All the Valeans down in Vale loved Beacon's mascot, the Lutín, a lot. But the Pyrrha who lived up in Beacon... did not. It was a horrid, creepy little goblin that she had to see at press events, but every Valean seemed to love it too much for her to say anything. But with a sudden opportunity on Beacon's Marketing Committee, Pyrrha sees a chance to kill the thing once and for all.
RWBY, T, English, Humor, words: 5k+, favs: 61, follows: 22, 6/18/2021, Ozpin, Pyrrha N., Nora V.
22 From Another Perspective Weird aliens were the prerogative of Ruby Rose in her journey across the stars to investigate and record their strange and often disgusting biology. But these humans—which were so close to be normal but… not quite—might be the weirdest and grossest yet. And yet, Pyrrha seems insistent that there's something to this species.
RWBY, M, English, Humor, words: 4k+, favs: 99, follows: 59, 5/21/2021, [Jaune A., Pyrrha N.] Blake B., Nora V.
542 The Children of Remnant » Fifteen years ago, Queen Salem revealed herself to the people of Remnant with an offer: a reduction in Grimm across the globe, but in exchange, five children, one from each nation, were to be delivered to her as a hostage. Now, those children are returning to civilization for the first time, and no one knows what to expect or how they were changed by the experience.
RWBY, M, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 46, words: 223k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 2/24/2021 published: 3/6/2020, Weiss S., Blake B., Jaune A., Pyrrha N.
13 A Happier Huntress Come on and check out Mantle's hottest, and most ill conceived, game show, where Nora puts the members of the Happy Huntresses to the test to win a date with a mystery bachelor (who is entirely real and not just a mannequin hidden in the shadows because Nora couldn't find a volunteer). Who will win? Find out on A Happier Huntress! Dialogue Fic
RWBY, T, English, Humor & Romance, words: 3k+, favs: 34, follows: 15, 1/29/2021, L. Ren, Nora V., Fiona T., Robyn H.
27 Exit, Stage Left » In Vale's thriving theatre scene, decadence and propriety are perpetually intertwined as gossipmongers snoop and pry to find the next big scandal to move papers. Fortunately, there are no secrets in Rory Rose's past that could spoil her, er, "his" meteoric rise. 19th Century Literary AU
RWBY, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 7, words: 28k+, favs: 62, follows: 61, updated: 1/8/2021 published: 12/20/2019, Ruby R., Weiss S., Jaune A.