123Asphodel » In the distant future, Hyrule has forgotten its gods and magic. Technology has developed to the point of true virtual reality, and people carry SS devices, which help navigate daily life from calling to web browsing with simple AIs called Navis. Zelda Nohansen's world is changed when she receives a prototype Navi, designation: Vaati. Unlike other Navis, Vaati seems almost human.
Legend of Zelda, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 17, words: 90k+, favs: 49, follows: 62, updated: 1/9/2018 published: 12/21/2016, [Vaati, Zelda] Veran
8Yiga's Champion "Wake up, Link." He thought his name was Link, but it turns out that wasn't his name at all. Nor could he claim ownership of the memories he'd been tasked to find, for he was not Link, but Dark Link: a champion's shadow that the Yiga had breathed life to in order to hunt down the one he once believed himself to be. BotW spoilers
Legend of Zelda, T, English, words: 1k+, favs: 13, follows: 14, 6/6/2017, Dark Link
53 Over the Desert Sands » Two wanderers awake in a vast desert chained together and with no memory of who they are or how they got there. Though they come to rely on each other to survive, each step brings them closer to the truth that their companion is not who they believe them to be. Their trust is put to the test when both are offered a chance to escape the desert, on the condition they kill the other.
Legend of Zelda, T, English, Drama, chapters: 14, words: 67k+, favs: 19, follows: 14, updated: 1/16/2017 published: 7/9/2016, Sheik, Vaati
146 The Soulbound Princess » Sequel to Demonbound: After a scuffle with a powerful assassin, Vaati is turned into a Minish and is brought to the brink of death. Zelda saves him by sharing her Triforce, but at a cost: the two now live on borrowed time, and one must eventually die for the other to live. Can they learn to say the things that need to be said before it's too late? VaaSheik [Sheik is gendered male]
Legend of Zelda, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 23, words: 127k+, favs: 26, follows: 21, updated: 10/12/2016 published: 4/7/2016, [Sheik, Vaati] Zelda
202 The Demonbound Sheikah » Hyrule manages to defeat Vaati, but rather than ending the sorcerer's life, they decide to use him as a weapon against the remaining evil by rewriting his memories for their own purposes. Vaati no longer remembers who he had once been, and believes he is a loyal servant of the royal family. Vaati's old servants, however, aren't so quick to forget his past and seek him out...
Legend of Zelda, T, English, Adventure & Friendship, chapters: 26, words: 120k+, favs: 59, follows: 53, updated: 4/4/2016 published: 12/28/2015, Sheik, Vaati, Dethl, Shadow Link
269 Forget-Me-Nots and Violets » Sequel to When I Return: What would you do if the person you loved forgot every memory you shared together? An accident causes Zelda to conveniently lose her memories of Vaati. An accident shrouded by politics. An accident that was not an accident. Someone is out to stir trouble in Hyrule, and Vaati is determined to find out who. Post FS VaatixZelda
Legend of Zelda, T, English, Mystery & Romance, chapters: 25, words: 121k+, favs: 62, follows: 49, updated: 6/18/2015 published: 2/11/2014, [Vaati, Zelda] Link
169 When I Return » VaatixZelda: It was only after Zelda was kidnapped by Vaati that she learned being an evil overlord wasn't exactly easy. She also learned that he wasn't completely terrible after all. Wait no, that can't be right. He was definitely terrible. Sometimes, though, she found it difficult to make the distinction between good and evil, and she hated herself for it. captorxcaptive.
Legend of Zelda, T, English, Romance, chapters: 23, words: 92k+, favs: 94, follows: 50, updated: 2/3/2014 published: 4/10/2012, [Zelda, Vaati]
241 Legend 2012: Occult Ascendancy » Sequel to Legend 2010: Avilux Ignis. It's 2012, and Vaati is back with all his arrogance. But just as he thought his life was going to be easy again, a past enemy approaches him for a deal. Things get complicated when the government gets involved.
Legend of Zelda, T, English, chapters: 29, words: 149k+, favs: 61, follows: 45, updated: 8/27/2013 published: 12/14/2010, Vaati
557 Rend » An evil sorcerer and a hero chosen by the goddesses. They're fated to fight, but sometimes fate likes to pull humorless jokes. A Vaati-centric fic. Not yaoi. Summary in profile: remake of Beyond Centuries.
Legend of Zelda, T, English, Adventure, chapters: 53, words: 234k+, favs: 166, follows: 73, updated: 8/28/2012 published: 9/18/2010, Vaati, Link
358 Legend 2010: Avilux Ignis » Gale Engst was a relatively average teen in New Jersey until a strange kid named Link declared he was the reincarnation of Vaati, the Wind Mage who'd lived over 8000 years ago. So begins their story. Slight AU, rated for language. Full details in profile.
Legend of Zelda, T, English, Adventure, chapters: 30, words: 160k+, favs: 95, follows: 47, updated: 8/26/2010 published: 9/24/2009, Vaati, Link
55 Recollections » Epilogue for TU - this is the last one I swear. 19 years after Vaati defeated Ganon: Princess Zelda attempts to make sense of the chain of events that lead to the downfall of the Sheikah and the death of everyone she knew and loved. T for safety.
Legend of Zelda, T, English, Tragedy & Friendship, chapters: 7, words: 15k+, favs: 26, follows: 6, updated: 9/22/2009 published: 6/18/2009, Vaati, Zelda
185 Tainted Heart » What led to Vaati's obsession with ultimate power? Would he still have become evil had circumstances been different? Perhaps his story of his life as a Minish holds some answers. Please see full details in profile.
Legend of Zelda, T, English, Tragedy, chapters: 20, words: 57k+, favs: 68, follows: 18, updated: 9/3/2009 published: 2/18/2009, Vaati
355 The Unresolved » Sequel to Beyond Centuries. Vaati had decided to spend some time away from civilization to think about things, but things don't go the way he planned when he finds himself involved in Hyrule's history once more. Details in profile! Rated T to be safe.
Legend of Zelda, T, English, chapters: 35, words: 101k+, favs: 71, follows: 23, updated: 5/23/2009 published: 9/28/2008, Vaati
165 Beyond Centuries: Hero of Time, Hero of Winds » Part 2 of Beyond Centuries. Vaati and Link are thrown into the era of the Wind Waker with the bleakest chances of returning to their own time period. They grudgingly travel together as the most dysfunctional pair Hyrule has ever seen. Details in profile!
Legend of Zelda, T, English, Adventure, chapters: 22, words: 49k+, favs: 68, follows: 18, updated: 9/22/2008 published: 8/9/2008, Vaati, Link
128 Beyond Centuries: The Cursed Sorcerer » Undergoing a major rewrite as Rend see profile . Read this version at your own risk see profile for details . Vaati and Link were meant to destroy each other, not work together! An unthinkable situation, however, forces them to call a momentary truce.
Legend of Zelda, T, English, Adventure, chapters: 28, words: 43k+, favs: 74, follows: 23, updated: 8/8/2008 published: 7/22/2008, Vaati, Link