8k+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: 67, words: 366k+, favs: 6k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 8/9 published: 10/29/2019, 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: 46, words: 191k+, favs: 6k+, follows: 7k+, updated: 8/8 published: 12/19/2017, Jaune A.
2k+Arc Corp » by Coeur Al'Aran Remnant has ever been full of unsolved mysteries, unknown creatures and powerful beings, artefacts and more. Humanity remains ignorant because of the work of the brave men and women of ARC Corp who hunt, contain and neutralise those anomalies. A paranormal investigator wasn't the kind of work Blake was thinking of when she left the White Fang, but beggars can't be choosers.
RWBY, T, English, Humor & Supernatural, chapters: 17, words: 131k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 8/8 published: 4/11, Blake B., Jaune A.
327Reign of Steel » by MahinaFable In a world threatened by Grimm of titanic scale, mankind designed enormous war machines to face them head-on: the infinitely modular Armored Cores! All his life, Jaune Arc wanted to follow in the footsteps of his father, the legendary pilot of the first Armored Core. When tragedy strikes, will he be able to live up to his family's legacy, and defend the people of Vale?
RWBY, T, English, Adventure, chapters: 10, words: 158k+, favs: 391, follows: 479, updated: 8/7 published: 7/18/2021, [Jaune A., Ruby R.] Pyrrha N., Taiyang X.L.
899The Knights of Rose » by RebukeX7 Faith, Charity, Justice, Sagacity,Prudence,Temperance,Resolution,Truth,Liberality,Diligence,Hope,and Valor. These are the virtues that are adopted by those whom choose the life of a knight. In a world overrun with evil, these are the virtues adopted by desperate individuals whom seek to protect their only chance at salvation-a reluctant heroine turned Empress. Mankind's last hope.
RWBY, M, English, Adventure & Friendship, chapters: 30, words: 379k+, favs: 973, follows: 1k+, updated: 8/7 published: 2/21/2016, Ruby R., Glynda G., Jaune A., Team JNPR
563 The Mantle of Remnant » by KtyouVsWriting The Master Chief has saved Humanity at the cost of Cortana, one of his few remaining friends. More than he will admit, John relied on her, cared for her. To no longer have her means to lose another part of his humanity. Still the universe keeps going and once again, he is called to serve and protect Mankind. Now he has a choice: does he brave Remnant alone or does he embrace help?
Halo & RWBY, M, English, Adventure & Friendship, chapters: 21, words: 118k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 8/7 published: 5/16/2019, Master Chief/John-117
1k+The Eternal Crown » by Coeur Al'Aran Salem won. Defeated and captured, Ozma was driven into insanity, never to rise against her again. For a thousand years Remnant has lived under the rule of the Eternal Queen, shaped to her whims. Jaune Arc is but a young man suffering from nightmares that aren't his own; driven to fulfil a destiny that isn't his, before the fractured mind of a broken man consumes him entirely.
RWBY, T, English, Adventure & Fantasy, chapters: 28, words: 136k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 8/7 published: 12/14/2021
1k+A Man of Honor » by That Guy Smoking a Pipe The minute I stepped foot in this city I was living a lie. I had hoped those lies would help me reach my dream of becoming a huntsmen but it took me down a different path, it took me into the depths of this city's criminal underworld where I learned that among thieves there is honor. AU where Jaune expelled from Beacon infiltrates the Vale Mafia and becomes a different kind of hero
RWBY, M, English, Crime & Romance, chapters: 76, words: 735k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 8/7 published: 12/27/2020, [Jaune A., Neo] Junior X., Roman T.
5k+Arc Royale » by Coeur Al'Aran Impatient after thousands of years of stalemates between Ozma and Salem, the Brother Gods decide to intervene. A new contest, Ozma's side against Salem's, to decide Remnant's fate. A contest requires combatants however, and what better or fairer than to pit one man against himself – against alternate versions of himself. Jaune Arc against Jaune Arc, for the fate of all worlds.
RWBY, T, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 37, words: 197k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 8/6 published: 11/2/2021
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: 81, words: 406k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 8/4 published: 1/7/2021, Jaune A.
13Best possible version of yourself » by dutchsoldier Jaune Arc, while looking for a book to help him get stronger to have a better chance at a huntsman academy, finds a book promising to make him 'the best version of himself', but will it actually do that or is young Jaune in for a surprise? Warning for those that hate it, involves some time travel
RWBY, T, English, chapters: 6, words: 42k+, favs: 55, follows: 83, updated: 8/4 published: 7/1, Jaune A., Team JNPR
1k+Raise » by Coeur Al'Aran Semblances are one in a million, a lottery of differing abilities and effects that can define a Huntsman's career. Jaune Arc always wished for one that was special, that marked him as unique, but he could have never predicted just how powerful his would be, how difficult being "unique" truly is - and just how far the people of Remnant would go to control it.
RWBY, T, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 12, words: 89k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 8/2 published: 2/22, Jaune A.
510The Choices We Make » by Darkbetrayer Doing what's right isn't always easy. Pyrrha found that out the hard way. When Jaune revealed he forged his transcripts, she had no choice but the tell Ozpin. Little did she know of how this one act would affect not only his life, but hers as well.
RWBY, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 16, words: 164k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 8/1 published: 4/1/2021, [Jaune A., Ruby R.] Pyrrha N., Qrow B.
15 Der überlegene Soldat » by Halgen I was made to hunt down rebels. To ensure order and prosperity for Earth and all her colonies. The perfect soldier. Then that supersoldat drove it's iron fist into my visor. My fragmented visor revealed my unnatural blue eyes glaring at the expressionless mask. "My turn."
Halo & Wolfenstein series, M, English, Sci-Fi, chapters: 8, words: 14k+, favs: 43, follows: 63, updated: 8/1 published: 6/22, Master Chief/John-117
283Britannia » by DarkMoon2017 Britannia is a country three times the size of Texas between America and England in the Atlantic. She and America were both found by Britain about the same time and have many similarities; making them best friends. However, what will happen when she starts to develop feelings for the American over the years? Pairings: America x OC Country and more throughout
Hetalia - Axis Powers, M, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 87, words: 387k+, favs: 132, follows: 122, updated: 8/1 published: 9/17/2015, [America, OC] England/Britain, Prussia
7k+Arcs of the Multiverse » by King-Mac-11 Inspired by JC-of-the-Corn's Endless Possibilities, similar stories spawned by the idea, and my need for an outlet for weird stories during writer's blocks. Go read the others. They're a fun read if you enjoy this. Point is, RWBY characters are placed in a location to watch and react to multiverse versions of Jaune Arc. First M rating based on possible versions in the future.
RWBY, M, English, chapters: 168, words: 677k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 7/30 published: 6/22/2018, Jaune A., Team RWBY, Team JNPR
100The Grimm Lands » by Batpuddingman Jaune Arc lost his home to an invasion of monsters. Finding himself thrown to the furthest reaches of Remnant he swears revenge. Armed with an old family relic and unfinished training he sets his sights on Beacon. He would achieve his ambition. And he'll kill every Grimm to do it.
RWBY, T, English, Horror & Fantasy, chapters: 12, words: 77k+, favs: 360, follows: 512, updated: 7/29 published: 3/1/2020, Ruby R., Jaune A., Team RWBY, Team JNPR
343Shattered Dream, Broken Soul » by LordHellPhoenix Jaune had finally done it. He had completed his training and was accepted into Beacon, he was so close to fulfilling his dream to be a Huntsman. But what happens when an encounter with Yang Xiao Long throws a wrench into those plans? With his whole world crashing around him, how will he pick up the pieces of his life and forge onward? (Coverart: Khor Evik Vlakhavlakh)
RWBY, M, English, Hurt/Comfort & Adventure, chapters: 19, words: 94k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 7/28 published: 1/7/2019, [Jaune A., Blake B.] Yang X.L.
1k+ All the Stars » by BlueWay When the Long Night of Solace is evaporated over Reach via the weaponized usage of a Slipspace Drive, it ferries with it in its swallowed sections the Covenant Empire and, more horrifyingly, the desperate measures that the UNSC used to fight them. When they are found in a universe on the precipice of their own history, the meaning of the term "Mass Effect" will change forever.
Halo & Mass Effect, T, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 40, words: 701k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 7/23 published: 6/8/2018, SPARTAN-B312/Noble Six, Rookie
166Drive » by Gethist Jaune loses an arm on the way to Beacon. Other shenanigans ensue because I can't properly write a summary.
RWBY, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 22, words: 109k+, favs: 488, follows: 645, updated: 7/20 published: 9/17/2021, Ozpin, Jaune A., Team RWBY, Team JNPR