21 Mass Effect: Lost Son of Terra » by Ares007 The Reapers had a system. They let Civilizations grow, then harvested once they were at their peak. What will happen when a wrench is thrown into that system in the form of Erwin Wolff. A broken man whose sole purpose was to kill Xenos. Pulled into a Xenophilic Galaxy. How will he deal with the Mass Effect trap and navigate new aspects of his life?
Mass Effect & Halo, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 12, words: 122k+, favs: 109, follows: 155, updated: 9/21 published: 6/29, [SPARTAN-B312/Noble Six, Oriana L.] [Shepard, Miranda L.]
238 Mass Effect: Sacrifice » by Crimson Coin Shepard has to unite an unlikely team against the Collectors. How will he save the galaxy amidst the threat of mercenaries, politics, and his growing emotional entanglement with Miranda Lawson? Adds more depth to the Miranda/Shepard romance. ME2
Mass Effect, M, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 29, words: 177k+, favs: 324, follows: 334, updated: 9/20 published: 10/26/2011, [Miranda L., Shepard]
16Mass Effect: The Reason we Fight for 2 » by ActionfreakXD This story revolves mainly around John Shepard and Miranda Lawson. The story of their separation and reunion... and of course the Reapers are coming. Only John and his friends believes the legend of the Reapers. Can they stop the cycle of extinction which happens every 50000 years?
Mass Effect, T, English, Sci-Fi & Romance, chapters: 6, words: 57k+, favs: 32, follows: 39, updated: 9/18 published: 3/20, [Shepard, Miranda L.] [Garrus V., Tali'Zorah]
114Tales from the Citadel » by Random Equinox Now that the Reaper War is over and the clone has been defeated, Shepard and his loyal crew can finally, finally enjoy some well-earned and long-overdue leave. A collection of one-shots based on Mass Effect 3: Citadel.
Mass Effect, T, English, Humor & Friendship, chapters: 21, words: 81k+, favs: 86, follows: 94, updated: 9/13 published: 1/6/2020, Shepard
540Contact » by KE12 AU: Humanity failed to conquer FTL, having no Eezo in Sol, but they did manage to overcome many other technologies which have allowed them to become the masters of their solar system, but what happens when the Citadel Council stumble across them in the year 3517AD? The Citadel wants their technology and Humanity wants out of Sol, but can a deal be struck? Heavy! focus on FC aspects
Mass Effect, K+, English, Sci-Fi, chapters: 29, words: 158k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 9/11 published: 4/3/2019, Shepard, Councilor Tevos, Benezia
30Fulcrum » by 5th Legion Having avenged the victims of Project Delta, the Fulcrum works tirelessly to prepare the galaxy for what is coming. The Milky Way is girding itself for the coming war, though few realize it. However, it might not be enough. The Fulcrum now has the attention of the true enemy's vanguard and it is beyond anything she has ever faced before. Part 2/4 of the Fulcrum series.
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Drama, chapters: 4, words: 21k+, favs: 100, follows: 153, updated: 9/6 published: 1/9
1Let me guess Together? » by CougarGirl While on the mission of Operation Overlord, the extent of Cerberus' war atrocities becomes clear to Miranda. She knows she owes Jack an apology for being so insensitive. Relationship grows during canon through Mass Effect 2 and 3.
Mass Effect, M, English, Romance & Sci-Fi, chapters: 2, words: 3k+, favs: 5, follows: 7, updated: 9/6 published: 8/16, Miranda L., Jack
199The Solar Research Council » by Minimalist.Musings Humanity was unified by the Pluto Research Council, a forward-looking nation-state dedicated to the advancement of the species via relentless pursuit of knowledge and development. With the discovery of the Charon relay, how will the Scientific Principle guide Humanity into the future? (Updated: Book 1 Chapter 1)
Mass Effect, K+, English, Sci-Fi, chapters: 31, words: 58k+, favs: 557, follows: 789, updated: 8/25 published: 1/15
3Ishtarte vas Alexandria nar Rannoch: The Ardat-Yakshi SPECTRE » by Azure Lightning Emerald Cloud A story through the perspective of one of the most powerful and oldest biotics in the galaxy as she joins Commander Shepard in her fight against the Reapers. FemShep/Liara. Mass Effect and associated characters, and are owned by BioWare and EA. Ishtarte vas Alexandria and Hera Osman are mine.
Mass Effect, T, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 5, words: 9k+, favs: 13, follows: 22, updated: 8/16 published: 7/19, [Liara T'Soni, Shepard] Tali'Zorah, Miranda L.
714Mass Effect: End of Days » by Postmeat An ancient danger threatens the galaxy, unknown to all. A humanity which never discovered Prothean ruins, expanding through space on their own, emerges. Joined with the machines they created, hardened by war with a terrifying enemy, they read the writing on the wall. But will the galactic community already there listen to these newcomers, stirring up trouble everywhere they go?
Mass Effect, T, English, Sci-Fi & Suspense, chapters: 20, words: 234k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 8/1 published: 3/8/2015, Admiral Hackett, Shadow Broker, Shepard, Rachni Queen
173Future Souls » by OriginalAlcy Almost a quarter of a century has passed since the end of the Reaper War. The massive beings that once tried to destroy life, now help preserve peace. As the rest of the Galaxy moves on with their lives, Miranda Lawson struggles to forget. An ominous new danger reunites old friends and forces Miranda into a life she thought she'd left behind. Unrelated to the Fate series.
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Angst, chapters: 26, words: 157k+, favs: 73, follows: 99, updated: 7/18 published: 10/21/2015, Ashley W., Liara T'Soni, Miranda L., Shepard
3Reflections » by S1rJoshua Shepard's failure on Thessia left him more determined than ever to end this war. He finds himself fighting both on the battlefield and with his own conscience, and when the woman he loves life is in jeopardy, can he keep his promise to her, can he end this war? A Shep/Miri story told from the events of Horizon and beyond.
Mass Effect, K, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 3, words: 11k+, favs: 10, follows: 13, updated: 7/16 published: 7/6, [Miranda L., Shepard]
588 DOOM Effect: V2 » by Zrocker119 Alexander Carter didn't accomplish anything truly worth noting during his life. So when he was offered a chance to make a difference in the overgrowing universe he accepted without much argument on his part. Now armed with the skills and knowledge of one of the deadliest and most feared warrior in existence, The Doom Slayer, Alex will make sure that all will know his name.
Doom & Mass Effect, M, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 7, words: 37k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 7/6 published: 3/25/2019, Doomguy, Shepard
484 Project Delta » by 5th Legion She was not born into a normal life. She had no father to protect her, no mother to nurture her, no home to feel safe in, and no real chance at a future. Born in a lab, she was to be part of an experiment meant to change humanity into something new, to raise them to a new level of biological glory. Pain was her constant companion and suffering her faithful teacher. Covers Pre ME1
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Drama, chapters: 91, words: 583k+, favs: 556, follows: 606, updated: 6/17 published: 3/6/2017, D. Anderson, Hannah S., Dr. Chakwas
921Living an Indoctrinated Dream » by Aberron Sending Shepard back in time? Inefficient. Unlikely to produce significant changes to timeline. Sending the Illusive Man back in time? Difficulty level has increased. Jack Harper, The Illusive Man, is back where it all started. New Cerberus, New plan, and the Reapers watching, always watching. Sending a Hero back in time does nothing; Sending back this guy? Priceless. AU.
Mass Effect, M, English, chapters: 93, words: 1116k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 6/17 published: 6/16/2014, Garrus V., Illusive Man, Shepard, Hannah S.
277Remembering To Forget You » by elmjuniper How do you win someone back when you've already broken their heart once? Especially when they seemed to have vanished off the face of the earth. Rue Shepard faces her greatest challenge when the Reapers attack Earth, but in midst of it all she stumbles upon a secret she was never meant to find out about. Sequel to Losing What We Never Had. FemShep/Miri FemShep/Liara PT.2
Mass Effect, T, English, Romance & Sci-Fi, chapters: 19, words: 93k+, favs: 139, follows: 211, updated: 5/9 published: 1/19/2014, [Miranda L., J. Garson] Liara T'Soni
810My Effect: Convergence » by Lanilen My disappointment with the original ending of Mass Effect 3 was, I think, shared by many. At the time I thought I had to do something about it. What I didn't expect was for my wish to be granted by being transplanted into the Mass Effect universe, where I had to fix an awful lot more than I expected. A phrase about writing a check and having to pay came to mind...
Mass Effect, T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 55, words: 393k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 5/5 published: 1/18/2015, Ashley W., Nihlus K., Shepard, OC
9The Buried Aegis » by GLaDOS-01 In the year 2183 change is coming. Change that will threaten the galaxy. Allegra wants nothing to do with it. But the ship she's been assigned to threatens to break apart her vows. For better or worse. (Pairing TBD) (Rated M for future reasons)
Mass Effect, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 7, words: 30k+, favs: 29, follows: 47, updated: 4/9 published: 5/27/2020, Miranda L., Shepard, OC
69Here Be Dragons » by Elizabeth Carter Book Three: Sovereign is dead, the citadel once ruins is beginning to rebuild, the Council is saved and now Shepard is faced with a new enemy, one held over from ancient days:The Collectors. She must race against time, Cerberus and the shadows of a war yet to come. This is part three of my Ashes world: a retelling of ME2. Many game elements are changed.
Mass Effect, M, English, Drama & Friendship, chapters: 23, words: 172k+, favs: 107, follows: 151, updated: 3/26 published: 5/7/2017, [Shepard, Liara T'Soni] [Tali'Zorah, Garrus V.]
358Beyond the Fire: DragonRise » by Neutral Ground Part two of the Beyond the Fire series. At the age of ten Nicole Shepard was raised to be a killer by Cerberus. Years later she'd managed to move on; until they bring her back from the grave. Can Nicole Shepard be the hero the galaxy needs? Or is she the monster she's afraid she's become? DR will retell and modify the events of ME2, with a femShep/Liara romance.
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 40, words: 270k+, favs: 219, follows: 290, updated: 3/13 published: 10/4/2014, [Liara T'Soni, Shepard]