4Path of the Borealis » Eli is dead. Gordon's awake, slave to a man who seeks to capitalize on old debts from Black Mesa. And caught in the crosshairs, Alyx struggles to keep the Resistance alive long enough to recover Dr. Mossman and locate the Borealis. Sequel to "Something Secret Steers Us." WIP.
Half-Life, T, English, Angst & Drama, chapters: 7, words: 34k+, favs: 4, follows: 5, updated: 7/29 published: 12/1/2019, Alyx V., Barney C., Gordon F., I. Kleiner
8 Displaced » "Shadow?" He doesn't know what they're running from. "Are we dead?"
Sonic the Hedgehog, T, English, Suspense & Horror, chapters: 3, words: 6k+, favs: 24, follows: 10, updated: 6/10 published: 10/13/2019, Sonic, Shadow
Encaged » "Among Wolves" edited. Returning from the Twilight Cage, Sonic and crew find there's no such thing as home anymore. Seven years have passed in their absence, and the man they begrudged the world's keeping has constructed a vile Empire on the foundation of their mistakes. Now that he craves the Emeralds to fuel his dying city, there may not be anything left to save. They're trapped.
Sonic the Hedgehog, T, English, Adventure & Angst, chapters: 11, words: 58k+, favs: 6, follows: 6, updated: 5/13 published: 3/22, Sonic, Amy, Shadow, Dr. Robotnik/Dr. Eggman
1 Nostalgia The ARK is equal parts grave and cradle, some parts dead, others painfully alive. Drabble.
Sonic the Hedgehog, T, English, Drama, words: 224, favs: 6, follows: 1, 3/20
3A Son of Fire » Neo's a wanted man. Destroying Smith may have ended the war, but assimilating the virus kills his body and casts him from the Source as an exile. Haunted by visions of destruction and a corrupted RSI, he seeks the Oracle's help. Soon a power struggle emerges in the real world, threatening the delicate truce. And the Merovingian? Well, some men just want to watch the Matrix burn.
Matrix, T, English, Suspense & Adventure, chapters: 5, words: 46k+, favs: 5, follows: 8, updated: 8/5/2019 published: 9/2/2018, Neo, Smith, A., Merovingian, Niobe
4 Clear Conscience Perhaps the Doctor can change, but it would take nothing short of a miracle. And they cannot depend upon the mercy of a virtual impossibility to save them. He refuses to let this world go to waste and ruin because Sonic cannot handle the fact that not all beings are intrinsically good. IDW 19 AU fic. One-shot.
Sonic the Hedgehog, T, English, Suspense & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 20, follows: 6, 8/4/2019, Sonic, Shadow, Rouge, E-123 Omega
2 Atlas He's just a survivor. Same as the rest.
Half-Life, T, English, Suspense & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 6, follows: 2, 6/12/2019, Eli V., Gordon F.
2 Same Thing, Different Day "This is what Metal always does. Run away, lick his wounds, get mad, plot his revenge, come crawling back to me, swear on his undying oath that he won't do it again even though we both know what a crock that is, yadda, yadda. You know how it is." He yawned.
Sonic the Hedgehog, K+, English, Humor & Parody, words: 613, favs: 9, follows: 1, 6/12/2019, Dr. Robotnik/Dr. Eggman
4Outrun Sonic the Hedgehog was not in the business of giving up. IDW-based AU.
Sonic the Hedgehog, T, English, Suspense & Horror, words: 5k+, favs: 13, follows: 8, 6/4/2019, Sonic, Dr. Robotnik/Dr. Eggman
1Quantum Fluctuations Twenty years ago there was no Black Mesa East, no uprising, no One Free Man to lead them on to victory. But every resistance has to start somewhere. He reckoned theirs began the night Alyx vanished from her bed without a trace. [HL2 prequel, multichapter WIP.]
Half-Life, T, English, Adventure & Drama, words: 9k+, favs: 3, follows: 5, 6/3/2019, Alyx V., Eli V., I. Kleiner, J. Mossman
2Dust Town Amy closes her fortunetelling shop on Mother's Day and takes Tails on a little trip down memory lane. Two-shot.
Sonic the Hedgehog, K, English, Friendship, words: 734, favs: 10, follows: 6, 6/2/2019, Tails, Amy
5 Inheritor On Sonic's birthday, Eggman has a package posthumously delivered to him. It contains a card: 'Catch me if you can,' with a single brass key. No one knows what the key unlocks—except Shadow. One-shot.
Sonic the Hedgehog, T, English, Angst & Drama, words: 4k+, favs: 28, follows: 9, 5/3/2019, Sonic, Shadow, Rouge, Dr. Robotnik/Dr. Eggman
2 Creepy-Crawly Why does Cream like bug hunting again? Drabble.
Sonic the Hedgehog, K+, English, Humor & Friendship, words: 274, favs: 9, follows: 2, 5/2/2019, Sonic, Cream/Cheese
1 Contagion "Of course, of course. Which brings us to why you're here. You want to bask in my glory as I crush this planet? Well, then, m'boy, to that I must say: take a ring-side seat to the greatest show on earth!" Starline receives more than he bargained for when he gets called in to observe an experiment, learning precisely why a scientist should never meet his heroes. Spoilers for IDW 15.
Sonic the Hedgehog, T, English, Suspense & Horror, words: 1k+, favs: 11, follows: 2, 3/21/2019, Dr. Robotnik/Dr. Eggman, Dr. Starline
1 Major Blue Knuckles really ought to get a different Emerald-sitter next time. One-shot.
Sonic the Hedgehog, K+, English, Humor, words: 323, favs: 8, 3/3/2019, Sonic, Knuckles
1 Keep Moving Let Eggman crash through the wall at any second; he just has to keep running, keep pumping his legs, as rails whine in their sockets. Some small bit of serendipity will find him. It has to.
Sonic the Hedgehog, T, English, Humor & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 7, follows: 3, 2/22/2019, Sonic, Dr. Robotnik/Dr. Eggman
1 Tire Swing He shrugged. "World's full of surprises."
Half-Life, T, English, Humor & Friendship, words: 713, favs: 7, 2/21/2019, Alyx V., Gordon F.
8Something Secret Steers Us » "Gordon isn't here because he's three halls down, hooked up to every machine we can think of just to keep him breathing. They're too scared to even touch him right now. You know why? Because he has so many concussions that his skull started leaking into his brain. Because we pushed him until he broke. That's why you didn't see him out there." Two-shot.
Half-Life, T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 23k+, favs: 14, follows: 8, 2/13/2019, Alyx V., Barney C., I. Kleiner, Gordon F.
1 Wacky Workbench Zone "Might've been a good idea to check where that destroyed pipeline went before hopping in, but hey, twenty-twenty hindsight and all that." Sonic CD drabble.
Sonic the Hedgehog, K+, English, Humor, words: 1k+, favs: 4, 2/5/2019, Sonic
5 Sayonara Dark Sonic Adventure 2 AU. Sonic doesn't survive the capsule explosion, and Shadow cannot be swayed from his convictions. One-shot.
Sonic the Hedgehog, T, English, Suspense & Horror, words: 1k+, favs: 15, follows: 3, 1/29/2019, Sonic, Amy, Shadow, Dr. Robotnik/Dr. Eggman