4k+Seals are Easy, People are Hard » by slythefoxx2 Naruto's reaction to his isolation is different from canon. How will Konoha deal with a Seal Master Jinchuuriki with muted affect and a perverted streak a mile wide?
Naruto, M, English, Family & Humor, chapters: 24, words: 136k+, favs: 16k+, follows: 18k+, updated: 4/7 published: 8/29/2018, Naruto U., Hiruzen S.
365Silence Cuts Loudest Through the Chaos » by 1917farmgirl Kidnapped by a mad king, Arthur and Merlin must rely on each other like never before. While Arthur struggles with choices that put his heart and duty at odds, Merlin struggles just to stay alive after being stripped of his magic and freedom. With impossible choices and heavy secrets weighing them down, can they manage to escape before all is lost? (Lots of bromance.)
Merlin, T, English, Friendship & Angst, chapters: 24, words: 96k+, favs: 245, follows: 418, updated: 9/8/2021 published: 6/6/2017, Merlin, Arthur
4k+Sanitize » by Sage Thrasher Basic medicine and sanitation are simple. During the Warring Clans era, they become revolutionary. [OC-Insert]
Naruto, T, English, Drama, chapters: 13, words: 89k+, favs: 13k+, follows: 14k+, updated: 8/24/2021 published: 4/2/2017, Madara U., Hashirama S., OC
68A Criminal's Burial » by gecko818 Upon awakening in a strange castle with no memory of the last week, Arthur learned that not only had he been recovering from poison, but that Merlin was responsible for the betrayal. Unfortunately, the boy was reportedly killed by Arthur's own sword and left to rot. Little does he know, the story is a mere ruse to conquer Camelot. NOT a death!fic. Merlin!/Arthur!Whump.
Merlin, M, English, Hurt/Comfort & Drama, chapters: 9, words: 42k+, favs: 69, follows: 112, updated: 8/9/2021 published: 7/28/2015, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine
106Looking in the Nooks and Crannies » by ShamrockNinny Set in genin time period of Naruto. Following Orochimaru's attack, Naruto is homeless. Kakashi finds out and does his best to remedy the situation, in the process he learns things about his student he never knew. Sometimes it's the brightest Cheshire grins which hide the darkest truths. AU... obviously...
Naruto, T, English, Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 8, words: 43k+, favs: 483, follows: 568, updated: 8/9/2020 published: 7/18/2017, Naruto U., Kakashi H., Team Seven
23 A More Matriarchal Capacity by Gingeraffealene Merlin really does take care of every little thing. Just a quick laugh.
Merlin, K, English, Humor & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 64, follows: 21, 6/7/2020
25 Rescue » by Vanvdreamer Dream or reality? What is going on? Merlin isn't sure. Originally a very odd one-shot, which turned into a trio of chapters that peel back the layers of a single hurt/comfort scene. No slash. Rated T as a precaution for violence done to Merlin and some images that could be frightening to children.
Merlin, T, English, Mystery & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 3, words: 6k+, favs: 37, follows: 14, updated: 5/9/2020 published: 3/10/2020, Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine
153When the Walls Won't Hold » by 1917farmgirl Merlin reacts on instinct to save Camelot and Arthur from an ancient curse, in front of Uther Pendragon. And now suddenly destiny is unraveling and nothing will ever be the same again. (Merlin and Arthur centered. No slash. Arthur/Gwen in later chapters. AU after season 1.)
Merlin, T, English, Drama & Angst, chapters: 11, words: 37k+, favs: 127, follows: 268, updated: 4/21/2020 published: 2/8/2019, Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gaius
42 Destiny Rewritten » by Gingeraffealene On the shores of Avalon, as the king lies dying, Kilgharrah starts saying the most ridiculous things. Merlin sets him straight and then sets Destiny straight. The Triple Goddess approves. "Merlin, you cannot overcome Destiny's path," warned Kilgharrah. "Watch me," Merlin retorted fiercely.
Merlin, K+, English, Drama & Friendship, chapters: 3, words: 5k+, favs: 104, follows: 65, updated: 4/3/2020 published: 3/27/2020, Merlin, Arthur, The Great Dragon/Kilgharrah
14 Accusations by Lynse Accused of sorcery, Merlin is imprisoned on Uther's orders. Of course, no one else (especially Arthur) seems to think he deserves that. One shot.
Merlin, K+, English, Friendship, words: 6k+, favs: 148, follows: 58, 1/10/2020, Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere
39 Nobility » by Mississippi-moon The older Arthur got, the more he realized how awful nobles can be. Especially when they start giving his servants unwanted attention, and one manservant in particular seems to be targeted...
Merlin, M, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 4, words: 8k+, favs: 205, follows: 130, updated: 11/29/2019 published: 10/25/2019, Merlin, Arthur, Gaius
43 Things Kept Underground by little.acatalepsy An unwilling bandit finds himself in the dungeons of Camelot, fearfully awaiting his sentence. But distraction comes in the form of his fellow prisoner's parade of unlikely visitors. Who was this man, that lowly to royalty sought his company? Post-reveal fallout from the perspective of a stranger.
Merlin, K+, English, Friendship & Drama, words: 8k+, favs: 194, follows: 47, 9/20/2019
16 Appreciated by FandomsSchoolwork "Arthur instantly felt the hairs stand up on the back of his neck and an unpleasant prickly feeling in his skin of serious discomfort. Merlin leave? Never! Merlin would never leave! He said so himself...unless he was joking. Arthur felt suddenly very uncomfortable" Arthur wants to show his servant how much he is appreciated. One-shot. No slash. Just a bromance.
Merlin, K, English, Friendship & Family, words: 2k+, favs: 77, follows: 19, 8/10/2019, Merlin, Arthur
19 Trust In Deceit by Silverstar It wasn't that Arthur didn't believe Merlin. It was more that he had only ever seen magic used for evil, and a lifetime of brainwashing from Uther wasn't about to fade overnight. How was he supposed to change his views for one man, especially when he had seen Merlin use his magic for bad as well?
Merlin, K+, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 7k+, favs: 78, follows: 18, 3/10/2019, Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine
20 Defender by Uniasus Arthur's remedy for not being sleepy is to go bug Merlin. Except, well, he doesn't expect to find Merlin getting his ribs wrapped by Gaius.
Merlin, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Drama, words: 2k+, favs: 308, follows: 89, 1/20/2019, Merlin, Arthur, Gaius
19 Worth Saving » by Silverstar "'I believe you're worth saving, even if you don't.' He sits there, in the darkness, alone for once, and thinks about those words. Wonders if they will ever be anything more than just words." Or, Merlin risks everything to save Arthur once again, and Arthur wonders what the point of it all is.
Merlin, K+, English, Angst, chapters: 2, words: 4k+, favs: 61, follows: 17, updated: 9/12/2018 published: 1/3/2017, Merlin, Arthur
27 A Seat at the Table by Charis77 Everyone who means something to Arthur has a seat at the Round Table. But why not Merlin?
Merlin, K+, English, Friendship, words: 3k+, favs: 349, follows: 109, 12/16/2017, Merlin, Arthur, Gaius
22 Ignis Fatuus » by SignedEJ UPDATED: MAY 2018. His magic is positively screaming, unable to withstand the thought of Arthur being hurt, of failing to keep him safe. He knows the consequences, but he won't be able to live with himself if Arthur gets tortured because of him. Not if he can stop it. Hurt!Merlin, Gen, H/C.
Merlin, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Drama, chapters: 3, words: 10k+, favs: 209, follows: 83, updated: 8/12/2017 published: 8/2/2017, Merlin, Arthur, Gaius, Gwaine
1k+Blood Sings » by Fireun Feather For Namikaze Minato, Yondaime Hokage, the day started out like any other. But then Jiraiya walked into his office with a teen that could have been Minato's clone and that bore the name of his vanished lover. His day just got very, very interesting. AU
Naruto, T, English, Family & Adventure, chapters: 17, words: 134k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 5k+, updated: 1/19/2017 published: 11/13/2009, Naruto U., Minato N.
5k+Life in Konoha's ANBU » by Shezza ANBU!Naruto. Drafted into ANBU at a young age, Naruto is guided to the path of a Captain. Leader of Team Sigma, the Hokage's Personal Guard, Naruto will lead his team and defend his Village to the best of his ability. Threats besiege the Land of Fire from all sides, and only Naruto stands before them...
Naruto, M, English, Adventure & Supernatural, chapters: 53, words: 370k+, favs: 9k+, follows: 8k+, updated: 8/6/2016 published: 4/1/2012, Naruto U., Hiruzen S.