94Gray Area » by Rokubi Follow Garrus as he progresses through different levels of attachment to the great Commander Shepard; fondness, respect, friendship, full blown hero-worship, and something that gets lost in-between. Set ME1. Slowburn. NOTE: Main story is complete! Bonus chapters are added from Shepard's POV. Enjoy!
Mass Effect, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 28, words: 97k+, favs: 141, follows: 174, updated: 7/2 published: 7/12/2012, [Garrus V., Shepard]
126 The Wavering Peahen » by quicksilversquared When Nathalie started feeling oddly ill again, both she and Gabriel were worried that the Peacock Miraculous might somehow (impossibly) be to blame again. So naturally, they pick someone else to be the Peacock for a bit. You know, as a test subject. Except the new Peacock... doesn't exactly know that.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, K, English, Humor, chapters: 8, words: 40k+, favs: 151, follows: 156, updated: 5/3 published: 9/1/2020, Marinette D-C./Ladybug, Gabriel A./Hawkmoth, Nathalie S., Lila R./Volpina
354Embers » by Nastrandir After she's sent down to Alchera to find the pieces of her ship, Shepard begins to wonder how she might put back together the pieces of herself.
Mass Effect, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 62, words: 294k+, favs: 413, follows: 477, updated: 1/6 published: 12/2/2011, Garrus V., Shepard
113Every One That Asketh » by istie The Reapers are defeated, and the galactic community is barely holding together after the presumed death of Commander Shepard and the disappearance of the Normandy. The return of both, with unexpected complications, prompts a whole lot of questions, and very few answers. WARNING: baby! Post-ME3, canon tweaking. Rated M for mature themes. **New content available on AO3!**
Mass Effect, M, English, Romance & Family, chapters: 42, words: 69k+, favs: 227, follows: 339, updated: 12/7/2020 published: 8/27/2012, J. Garson, Garrus V.
370Solid Fluidity » by barbex AU. Shepard and Garrus in a relationship from the start with lots of romantic sparkles and sex! Garrus's POV, new conspiracies, new enemies and cameos from our favorite TV shows. Come for the smut and stay for the story. Someone said my summary "hides this incredible, magnificent story within", so see for yourself. Will update soon and will get finished.
Mass Effect, M, English, Romance & Sci-Fi, chapters: 52, words: 314k+, favs: 445, follows: 552, updated: 11/8/2020 published: 11/7/2012, [Garrus V., Shepard]
254 The Substitute Ladybug » by quicksilversquared After Lila takes things too far and Marinette ends up with a broken leg, Paris is going to have to deal with a different superhero arrangement for a bit. Having to share her superhero identity with her parents before Hawkmoth can be defeated isn't something that Marinette had planned on doing, but- well, it might end up being a bit of a blessing in disguise.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, K, English, Family, chapters: 11, words: 54k+, favs: 508, follows: 494, updated: 8/17/2020 published: 3/11/2020, Marinette D-C./Ladybug, Adrien A./Cat Noir, Tom D., Sabine C.
36 Superhero Salary by quicksilversquared It all started with a joke. It ended with Ladybug and Chat Noir finally getting some of the compensation that they deserved. After all, fame isn't going to pay the bills.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, K, English, Humor, words: 3k+, favs: 286, follows: 120, 8/9/2020, Marinette D-C./Ladybug, Adrien A./Cat Noir
31 A Picture Perfect Revenge by Remasa When their schedules don't align for Adrien and Marinette to work on their group project together, Adrien gets permission to allow Marinette to accompany him to his next photo shoot. It's the perfect arrangement. But he forgot that Lila will also be there. And wherever Lila goes, trouble is sure to follow.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, K, English, Drama & Friendship, words: 5k+, favs: 302, follows: 110, 5/4/2020, Marinette D-C./Ladybug, Adrien A./Cat Noir, Gabriel A./Hawkmoth, Lila R./Volpina
34 Of Growing and Miraculous Pranks by quicksilversquared Ladybug has always been shorter than Chat Noir, and even though Marinette has grown- well, the height gap between them just keeps getting bigger. She hadn't given it any thought- well, much thought, at least- until things started not quite lining up properly. Or: Marinette grows. Ladybug doesn't.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, K, English, Humor, words: 5k+, favs: 242, follows: 92, 3/21/2020, Marinette D-C./Ladybug, Adrien A./Cat Noir, Tikki
153 A Very Jagged Take-Down » by quicksilversquared Marinette knows Jagged Stone, everyone knows that. She's his favorite niece, never mind the fact that they aren't actually related. And Jagged Stone is really famous, the exact kind of person that Lila loves claiming connections to. That was never going to end the way Lila wanted it to. (a collection of one-shots)
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, K, English, Humor, chapters: 3, words: 13k+, favs: 938, follows: 486, updated: 2/10/2020 published: 1/14/2020, Marinette D-C./Ladybug, Adrien A./Cat Noir, Jagged Stone/Guitar Villain
32 Papa Bear by quicksilversquared If there's one thing that Tom Dupain will not stand, it's threats against his daughter. So when Mr. Agreste demands that Marinette and Adrien break up or else, Tom isn't about to let that stand. So he makes a call that ends up setting off a chain of events that no one could have expected./ A Chat Blanc rewrite.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, K, English, Humor, words: 7k+, favs: 371, follows: 132, 1/4/2020, Marinette D-C./Ladybug, Adrien A./Cat Noir, Tom D., Sabine C.
235 Lost Heart » by quicksilversquared Magic can be a dangerous thing to play around with, particularly when that magic is tangled up in a curse. When Nathalie Sancoeur experiments with magic that she doesn't fully understand, it sends her on a path to become Paris' most dangerous supervillain and tips the balance between superheroes and supervillain. But which way will the balance fall?
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, K, English, Friendship, chapters: 26, words: 136k+, favs: 99, follows: 87, updated: 12/5/2019 published: 5/26/2019, Marinette D-C./Ladybug, Adrien A./Cat Noir, Gabriel A./Hawkmoth, Nathalie S.
479Familial Ties » by Wolfie393 John Shepard works in C-Sec with Garrus, but he also has a sister, Commander Jane Shepard. Garrus never even knew John had a sister. How will things change when they both join her in her fight against Saren? Starts in ME1 with plans to continue beyond. Strong base around Shepard (F) x Garrus, but will also include Shepard (M) x Tali.
Mass Effect, M, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 58, words: 367k+, favs: 674, follows: 879, updated: 11/29/2019 published: 6/28/2013, J. Garson, Garrus V., Tali'Zorah, Shepard
31 The World's Most Obvious Trap by quicksilversquared As the new Guardian, Marinette wants to get a solid advantage over Hawkmoth, or- even better- defeat him for once and for all. That sounds like a really daunting task, but with a little creativity- and a little magical help from the long-lost Order of the Guardians- it might just be possible.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, K, English, Humor, words: 8k+, favs: 179, follows: 90, 11/21/2019, Marinette D-C./Ladybug, Adrien A./Cat Noir, Tikki, Gabriel A./Hawkmoth
46 Scream to the Trees by quicksilversquared Marinette is tired of pushing her emotions to the side all of the time. It's important not to get akumatized since she's Ladybug, but it's getting harder and harder to shove her feelings back in the closet and lock them away. It's only safe to let her emotions out when she's outside of Paris, but that's not possible- or is it? After all, the Horse Miraculous exists.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, K, English, Humor, words: 8k+, favs: 405, follows: 157, 11/11/2019, Marinette D-C./Ladybug, Adrien A./Cat Noir, Tikki, Plagg
108 Exodus Into Fire » by keita52 When the Battlestar Galactica, guided by Starbuck, makes the jump towards Earth, they find a planet encircled by giant black ships and a woman calling herself Commander Shepard telling them to leave before the Reapers attack them. With Earth not the safe haven they'd hoped for, the Colonial Fleet and their Cylon allies struggle to make a place for themselves in this new universe.
Battlestar Galactica: 2003 & Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Drama, chapters: 16, words: 66k+, favs: 268, follows: 406, updated: 11/7/2019 published: 11/12/2014, K. Thrace/Starbuck, J. Garson, Ashley W.
94 Kill Shot by quicksilversquared Marinette is tired of getting her school days ruined by bullies. She's tired of having to deal with them and with adults not doing anything to stop them. So she hits back. And when she does- well, bullies beware, because this girl means business.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, K, English, Humor, words: 4k+, favs: 806, follows: 295, 7/30/2019, Marinette D-C./Ladybug, Tikki, Lila R./Volpina
548Impulse » by Avelyst After a cold, snowy night in Marinette's room, the last thing either hero expects is what it leads to. Things can only get more complicated from here.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 21, words: 91k+, favs: 862, follows: 1k+, updated: 7/11/2019 published: 1/19/2016, Marinette D-C./Ladybug, Adrien A./Cat Noir
19 Zippers and Zigzags by quicksilversquared Marinette enjoys her fashion design classes, at least most of the time. Sometimes, though, one of her assignments ends up posing a bit of a problem for her and she ends up stuck, trying to find inspiration from- well, from anything. Thankfully, she has a certain cat to make sure that she doesn't work herself too hard...and to provide a not-so-occasional source of inspiration.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, K, English, Humor, words: 2k+, favs: 172, follows: 69, 6/15/2019, Marinette D-C./Ladybug, Adrien A./Cat Noir, Tikki
191 Kitty's Key » by TheNovelArtist When Chat Noir's "Brilliant Idea" gets him mobbed by fangirls, Marinette reluctantly helps him out. They say that if you feed a stray cat, he'll come back. But they say nothing about winning the key to his heart in the process.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 10, words: 17k+, favs: 494, follows: 296, updated: 5/31/2019 published: 5/20/2019, [Adrien A./Cat Noir, Marinette D-C./Ladybug]