177 Eclipse - Act 3 - Shadow of Destiny » by Cosmic Fiction 6 years after the Inhumane Necessity, the Huntsmen are no more and Salem rules Remnant. The Gods have picked their champion, brought back to this world in a last ditch attempt to stop Salem. Now Pyrrha must find who remains and turn foes to friends to right all the wrongs. Meanwhile Ruby embarks on a dangerous mission which becomes deadlier than she could imagine...
RWBY, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 58, words: 468k+, favs: 75, follows: 66, updated: 18h published: 10/30/2020, [Ruby R., Penny P.] Pyrrha N., Cinder F.
1k+In Your Wildest Dreams » by Coeur Al'Aran Jaune liked to think he knew his friends well, and his teammates better than anyone, but when his newly unlocked Semblance keeps inserting him into the dreams of those sleeping around him he'll have a chance to see the people he thinks he knows in a new light - whether he wants to or not. Can he keep his accidental invasions of privacy secret or will the nightmares force his hand?
RWBY, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 8, words: 58k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 1/24 published: 10/6/2022
3k+My Abominable Monster Classmates Can't Be This Cute » by Mallobaude Jaune had always wanted to go to a school to learn to battle the creatures of Grimm. But as a boy with no huntsmen training, no huntsmen knowledge, and no huntsmen transcripts, he had absolutely no chance of getting into a school like that legally. After scouring the darkest corners of the CCTNet, he finally found a lead. A place called Grimm Academy. Cover art by Seshirukun.
RWBY, T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 39, words: 341k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 5k+, updated: 1/4 published: 1/28/2019, Ruby R., Weiss S., Blake B., Jaune A.
2k+Mending the Knots » by azndrgn When Jaune's forged transcripts were rejected, his only choices were to return home or stay in Vale. In a random act, Jaune decides to open a massage parlor! He had the training for that! Jaune starts a new chapter while still trying to become a Huntsman, while also making friends with both civilians, Huntsmen, and .. criminals? Life's never been more interesting! Coverart by Kegi!
RWBY, T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 48, words: 200k+, favs: 6k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 12/11/2022 published: 12/19/2017, Jaune A.
1k+ Along Came a Spider » by Mallobaude It was supposed to have been a simple mission. Sneak into Beacon Academy and abduct the Schnee heiress. She had the right skills and training to do just that. What she hadn't counted on was running into a boy who would not only foil her plans, but completely change her worldview through a few kind acts. Life wasn't so simple for Trifa anymore after meeting Jaune Arc.
RWBY, T, English, Humor & Drama, chapters: 10, words: 86k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 11/16/2022 published: 4/1/2020, [Jaune A., Trifa]
692Necromancer » by Thanlok The Arc family has been a descendant of Knights since the founding of Vale. They were the top when it came to the Knight class. When Jaune Arc was born there was a slight problem. Necromancer. The title displayed over the boys' head would become the cause of his solitude. To be alone within the world. But he was not alone, because he had his shadows by his side.
RWBY, T, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 2, words: 10k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 10/14/2022 published: 7/2/2019, Ozpin, Jaune A., Team RWBY, Team JNPR
6k+ The Self Made Man » by Coeur Al'Aran Jaune was down on his luck even before he found himself getting mugged in an alleyway. The last person he expected to be saved by was a man even more beaten up than he. Junior might not have been perfect but he and his gang made their own destiny, no matter what life threw at them. Junior's gang represented the one thing Jaune never knew he needed - the chance to prove himself.
RWBY, M, English, Crime & Adventure, chapters: 87, words: 434k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 9/22/2022 published: 1/7/2021, Jaune A.
9k+ A Rabbit among Wolves » by Coeur Al'Aran Jaune wanted nothing more than to become a hero – and in a way he got his wish. One man's criminal is another's hero and the faunus of Remnant need a champion. Who better to take the mantle of leader of the White Fang? Not a faunus? Not a terrorist? No aura, training or leadership skills to speak of? Minor details. All hail supreme leader Jaune Arc. Long live the resistance!
RWBY, T, English, Humor & Parody, chapters: 69, words: 375k+, favs: 6k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 9/6/2022 published: 10/29/2019, Jaune A.
442Everknight » by Dahmiel He didn't know how this happened. All he can remember was mailing his fake transcript to Beacon Academy. Next thing he knew, he's in the Land of Darkness under the employment of Salem, the Queen of Grimm. No choice but to be her courier, representative, and errand boy. Jaune finds himself in an odd position in this crazy world. At least the pay is good...
RWBY, T, English, Humor & Adventure, chapters: 13, words: 63k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 5/29/2022 published: 12/4/2019, Ozpin, Jaune A., Team RWBY, Salem
6k+ Knight of Salem » by Coeur Al'Aran Of all the consequences of forging his transcripts, being kidnapped by Salem, Queen of the Grimm was not one Jaune Arc expected. Then again, she probably hadn't expected that the act might lead to her being "cured" of her Grimm affliction, either. Suddenly human and no longer in charge of her own Grimm, Salem will be damned if this idiot doesn't take responsibility.
RWBY, T, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 59, words: 311k+, favs: 5k+, follows: 5k+, updated: 3/28/2022 published: 1/4/2021, [Jaune A., Salem]
5k+ Arcanum » by Coeur Al'Aran Living day to day as a messenger in the slums, Ruby thought her life was set out for her. But when a mysterious meeting with an Arcanist draws her into a conspiracy that threatens all she loves, that changes. Wielding the power of a Wildmage and hunted by enemies and Arcanists alike, Ruby must find answers in the one place her kind cannot venture; the Arcane Collegium.
RWBY, T, English, Adventure & Fantasy, chapters: 119, words: 627k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 2/6/2022 published: 4/23/2019, Ruby R.
10k+ Relic of the Future » by Coeur Al'Aran Victory can prove bitter, especially when you're the only one alive to see it. With the world in chaos and everyone he ever loved dead, Jaune Arc makes a deal with the devil for one last chance to go back and change it all. But devils don't play by the same rules as humans, and Salem never did say how far back he'd go. Or how much deeper the war between her and Ozpin really went.
RWBY, M, English, Adventure & Fantasy, chapters: 176, words: 1121k+, favs: 10k+, follows: 9k+, updated: 11/13/2021 published: 3/10/2018, Ozpin, Jaune A., Salem, Team STRQ
106RWBY: Biohazard » by Cosmic Sky War gives birth to weapons. Some of them marvelous and others horrifying. Some say soldiers are the best. Others would disagree. Sadly the students of Beacon are about to learn sometimes the best weapons aren't the ones you can fire or swing. Sometimes they're the ones you can't touch or even expect. Like a friend... or a virus.
RWBY, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 71, words: 706k+, favs: 431, follows: 478, updated: 10/10/2021 published: 4/4/2015, [Yang X.L., OC] [Ruby R., Jaune A.]
5k+ The Beast of Beacon » by Coeur Al'Aran Blake had fled, making it clear she couldn't trust him to change. She thought him inhuman, lost, a beast. He was going to prove her wrong. Getting into Beacon was hard enough, but fitting in would be harder still. All those... humans. Will a man fuelled by hate truly be able to let go and move on; or is suffering the only thing Adam Taurus can ever bring to those around him?
RWBY, M, English, Drama & Friendship, chapters: 41, words: 236k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 10/5/2021 published: 2/18/2020, Adam T.
34 She Who Fights Monsters » by Kat-2V With her initial training complete, Ilia Amitola departs Menagerie to fight against the oppression that has left her species downtrodden and exiled. Working for her mentor and beside the daughter of her heroes, she will do whatever it takes to free all of the Faunus of Remnant... but the longer she gazes into the abyss, the more she begins to realize that the abyss is gazing back.
RWBY, T, English, Fantasy & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 19, words: 68k+, favs: 66, follows: 57, updated: 9/21/2021 published: 3/2/2020, Blake B., Adam T., Ilia A., Sienna K.
530 Rogue » by Berserkersarecool It's been 2 years since the Vytal Festival "Incident" and Yang Xiao long has become a much different woman; a criminal. She has evaded capture for years but now a chance meeting will bring her back into contact with her old team. [rated M for some violent imagery and sexual references, blood and boobs]
RWBY, M, English, Adventure & Angst, chapters: 72, words: 402k+, favs: 467, follows: 530, updated: 6/1/2021 published: 5/21/2018, [Weiss S., Yang X.L.] Ruby R., Raven B.
2k+ Professor Arc: Student of Vacuo » by Kat-2V Inspired by Coeur Al'Aran's Professor Arc story, this asks the simple question: What if Jaune had actually attended the Vacuo Academy for Gifted Youths as he claimed? Between a fake resume, a sociopath for a partner, criminal contacts, White Fang agents, and overall bad luck... it's going to take everything he's got keep his cover at Beacon.
RWBY, T, English, Crime & Adventure, chapters: 74, words: 489k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 4/19/2021 published: 4/20/2018, [Jaune A., Neo] Team RWBY, Ilia A.
427Redemption Arc » by ImSoAwesome Things change. Pyrrha knew that, but she didn't expect things to be this different. She always knew it'd be hard. Seeing Jaune again, him seeing her again, but only now did she realize what that would truly mean. The road to redemption lay on an edge so steep that a single misstep could send her plummeting. (CANCELLED, Check profile for more details)
RWBY, M, English, Drama & Friendship, chapters: 20, words: 125k+, favs: 476, follows: 603, updated: 4/15/2021 published: 7/3/2020, Ruby R., Jaune A., Pyrrha N., L. Ren
3k+Silver » by Imyoshi Forced to admit that Crocea Mors didn't feel right in his hands—no matter how he held it—Jaune Arc struggled to overcome this obstacle through the insane idea that Aura could become more than just the armor that protected him. Barriers broke as he pushed past the limits of what Aura was capable of, creating and forging his very own weapons from the manifestation of his soul.
RWBY, T, English, chapters: 26, words: 449k+, favs: 7k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 4/3/2021 published: 10/23/2015, [L. Ren, Nora V.] Jaune A., Pyrrha N.
278Atlas Arc » by Alvaaron A drunken mistake leads to Professor Branwen of Signal being transferred to Atlas indefinitely. With Qrow around, lightning never strikes twice, it strikes as many times as needed to make his life hell. Picking up a blonde tag-along with an unhealthy obsession with making things go boom, Atlas will never be the same. And Ironwood needs a drink... or twenty.
RWBY, T, English, Humor & Adventure, chapters: 20, words: 108k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 1/24/2021 published: 1/14/2020, Jaune A., J. Ironwood, Qrow B.