3k+Once More, With Feeling » by Illusor Meaneld If you could start your life over, knowing how things could turn out, what would you do differently? Cloud is offered this chance, and tries to change the future, but he quickly discovers that fate and destiny play a high stakes game.
Final Fantasy VII, T, English, Humor & Fantasy, chapters: 60, words: 216k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 6/29 published: 1/23/2009, Cloud S., Sephiroth
368The Call For Order » by Switchback Three years after Meteorfall, the leader of the World Regenesis Organisation, Reeve Tuesti, gives AVALANCHE the job of clean-up duty for the world. However, the slow process of healing the Planet would have dire consequences and a terrible price to pay for one Vincent Valentine. (Valenhart.)
Final Fantasy VII, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 32, words: 187k+, favs: 132, follows: 180, updated: 11/1/2021 published: 1/11/2014, [Tifa L., Vincent V.]
141Restart » by BoomChick Enemies at the end of the world look back on a long line of lifetimes. They know that soon the world will restart. They need to decide now what to change on the next repeat of their existences to try and alter their fates. But is there anything they can do to keep Sephiroth from going insane? Time Travel Variation. [Currently Updates Only on Ao3!]
Final Fantasy VII, T, English, Angst & Friendship, chapters: 8, words: 43k+, favs: 345, follows: 463, updated: 5/17/2021 published: 10/16/2013, Cloud S., Sephiroth
11 Stick 'em with the pointy end by TyrantChimera No one's really sure what's going on. They're all tonberries for one. In the past, for another. And no one's really sure why either of those things had to be. But they're going to make the most of it. And if they all delight in people screaming and running, because hey, tonberries, well... no one said you couldn't have fun while saving the world. Oneshot, time travel AU, crack?
Final Fantasy VII, K+, English, Humor, words: 7k+, favs: 96, follows: 30, 3/21/2020
157Sauvetage Accidentel » by MonaIsla POST-FF7 ACC : Au début, ça n'était qu'un jeu vidéo. Un parmi tant d'autres. Maintenant, ça ne l'est plus. Tout est vrai, pour le meilleur et pour le pire. Piégée dans cet univers que j'adulais, il me faudra me battre pour survivre. Pour espérer pouvoir un jour rentrer enfin chez moi...
Final Fantasy VII, M, French, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 26, words: 145k+, favs: 54, follows: 48, updated: 8/9/2019 published: 11/14/2009, [Sephiroth, OC] Cloud S., Vincent V.
293 Inner Voice » by RoyalMoonGoddess Cloud Strife has a secret- he can speak to Gods. Being tailed by a hyperactive best friend (and investigated by the 3 most prestigious men in SOLDIER) can make running errands for deities kinda hard. Minerva have mercy. Eventual ASGZC.
Final Fantasy VII, M, English, Romance & Spiritual, chapters: 18, words: 95k+, favs: 842, follows: 900, updated: 3/21/2019 published: 10/5/2015, Cloud S., Zack F., Angeal H., Genesis R.
761A Girl and a Mountain » by ataraxic-ohl Mulan wasn't supposed to be discovered as a woman in the Imperial Army. Her life wasn't supposed to be spared and she wasn't supposed to go home dishonored. Shan Yu wasn't supposed to survive the avalanche and he wasn't supposed to take over China. Clearly, fate had other plans for the two... and it all revolved around revenge, obsession, a girl and a mountain. Implied rape.
Mulan, M, English, Drama & Adventure, chapters: 16, words: 53k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 1/18/2019 published: 1/28/2014, Mulan, Shan-Yu
259The Host » by CryptCreeperX A troubled youth, Cloud leaves home to join an elite gang of soldiers. But flipping burgers at Chocobo Chow and living in the Slums during unsafe times wasn't in the plan. Neither were rejection letters from Shinra Inc. An encounter with an enigmatic silver-haired Host presents a new obstacle. Guided to a world of sensual pleasure, Cloud bonds with a man who revels in dark passions
Final Fantasy VII, M, English, Mystery & Horror, chapters: 24, words: 203k+, favs: 206, follows: 246, updated: 3/11/2018 published: 4/24/2015, [Cloud S., Sephiroth]
674 Two of a kind » by Winds of time Six years old Cloud Strife was only minding his own business, but randomly getting an older brother was kind of awesome. Even if he now lived inside his head and claimed his name was Cloud Strife too. Time-travel with a twist, slow-building SephirothxAC!Cloud.
Final Fantasy VII, T, English, Adventure & Friendship, chapters: 23, words: 136k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 10/23/2017 published: 7/25/2012, [Cloud S., Sephiroth]
30Untitled » by into-the-fold Sephiroth Crescent, a world renowned journalist and CEO, temporarily becomes a professor of an investigative journalism class in order to find three suitable candidates for his internship program. Cloud Strife, a student with no ambition and a smart mouth, finds himself striving to find importance while enduring the growing frustration between him and the newest professor.
Final Fantasy VII, M, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 9, words: 76k+, favs: 53, follows: 67, updated: 8/28/2017 published: 11/17/2016, [Cloud S., Sephiroth]
35 Through his eyes » by The madness in me After accidentally finding his students sketchbook Angeal gets a unique look at the world through the eyes of Zachary Fair which changes his perspective in more ways than one.
Final Fantasy VII, K, English, Spiritual & Friendship, chapters: 9, words: 6k+, favs: 65, follows: 25, updated: 6/24/2017 published: 1/27/2017, Zack F., Angeal H.
1k+Professor Strife » by Basilton For once, Cloud has his life sorted out. Going from delivery boy to travelling healer in the post-Meteor world, he finally has peace. When Denzel travels back through time, he has to leave it all behind to help his son in the world he thought he escaped. But taking Hojo's job? That was an accident. Mostly.
Final Fantasy VII, T, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 48, words: 111k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 3/9/2017 published: 12/15/2010, Cloud S., Sephiroth, Zack F., Denzel
15 Heroes and Princesses by The madness in me Every year the largest school in Midgar held a project for its 5th year students encouraging them to write a letter to someone who had inspired them. Every year at least five dozen letters arrived for Sephiroth. This year one makes an impression.
Final Fantasy VII, K, English, words: 1k+, favs: 57, follows: 15, 2/3/2017, Sephiroth
12Shatterglass » by Catsitta Cloud is a champion chocobo racer. Sephiroth is his cut-throat rival and inspiration. But after an almost crippling accident during a race, Cloud loses faith in himself. Can the man that ignited his dream to become a jockey, repair the damage he had a hand in causing? Very AU. C/S.
Final Fantasy VII, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, chapters: 3, words: 15k+, favs: 36, follows: 53, updated: 10/19/2016 published: 9/21/2016, [Cloud S., Sephiroth] Tifa L., Aerith G.
1k+The Little Guy » by Toki Mirage The last thing Cloud wants, when given the chance, is to do it all over again. Instead, he chooses the normal life. After all, a Janitor could never save the world. But... well, it all starts with the General's coffee machine. TimeTravel C/S domCloud
Final Fantasy VII, M, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 16, words: 123k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 10/9/2016 published: 8/13/2011, Cloud S., Sephiroth
248Sable and ivory » by Marilena Yuffie didn't know that playing with fire can get you burnt. Especially when the fire is Vincent... Yuffentine.
Final Fantasy VII, T, English, Romance, chapters: 13, words: 23k+, favs: 121, follows: 149, updated: 2/28/2016 published: 1/20/2007, Yuffie K., Vincent V.
48 Great Minds » by TheScreamingViking Genesis does not want a student and Kunsel does not want a mentor. If they occasionally stand next to each other when voicing general pieces of advice that is entirely coincidental. A short story of an unlikely friendship that takes off despite everyone's best efforts.
Final Fantasy VII, K, English, Friendship & Humor, chapters: 3, words: 9k+, favs: 140, follows: 54, updated: 2/19/2016 published: 12/11/2015, Genesis R., Kunsel
97Reboot » by Linnaeus When Shinra's computer system is hacked from one of the most secure offices in its headquarters, investigation was immediate. Meanwhile, a blond lab assistant makes waves and the Wutai War escalates. Warnings: Time traveling hero and sporadic updates.
Final Fantasy VII, T, English, Adventure & Friendship, chapters: 9, words: 32k+, favs: 646, follows: 862, updated: 2/1/2016 published: 12/23/2012, Cloud S., Zack F.
36 It's Raining WHAT! » by TyrantChimera Cats, dogs, kittens and puppies. When an experimental materia goes missing due to a certain red-haired turk, all hell breaks loose as the SOLDIERS clean up the mess. Especially when one blonde cadet finds out the results of the materia worked a little different for him... Twoshot, slight AU, rated for language.
Final Fantasy VII, T, English, Humor, chapters: 2, words: 11k+, favs: 353, follows: 136, updated: 7/7/2015 published: 4/28/2013, Cloud S.
32 Paintball Wars by TyrantChimera Trooper Cloud Strife, punching bag of the barracks, relative of chocobos, doormat of the military, and overall blonde extraordinaire, was not having a very good day. Why? Simple. Because some SOLDIER jackass was having a birthday. Rated for language, oneshot.
Final Fantasy VII, T, English, Humor, words: 4k+, favs: 385, follows: 98, 2/22/2015, Cloud S., Genesis R.