7k+Bound to Him » by georgesgurl117 At the behest of Lord Voldemort, Severus Snape is forced to commit a deplorable act against one who should have been under his protection. Bound by Dark Magic, he and Hermione Granger must learn to trust one another and themselves as they work together to thwart the dark plots surrounding them.
Harry Potter, M, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 88, words: 684k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 5k+, updated: 7/26 published: 7/11/2011, [Severus S., Hermione G.] Draco M., Minerva M.
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: 163, words: 1057k+, favs: 8k+, follows: 9k+, updated: 7/24 published: 3/10/2018, Ozpin, Jaune A., Salem, Team STRQ
626 The Quintessence of a Queen » by Darth Marrs Taylor Hebert was the first human from Earth to travel in hyperspace. She was also the first human from Earth to discover why hyperspace is so very dangerous. After all, hyperspace ain't like dusting crops, is it? The Game of Thrones will never be the same again.
Game of Thrones & Worm, M, English, Adventure & Fantasy, chapters: 10, words: 49k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 7/24 published: 5/19, Skitter
3k+Linked in Life and Love » by l OmegaInfinity l A single intimate night together... and it lead to so much more. Follow as Team RWBY dive into a relationship none of them could have imagined, trying to make sense of their new situation, as well as deal with the reactions of the people around them. All the while facing White Fang drama, family secrets, and most devastating of all: homework. Pollination, with no Enabler.
RWBY, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 86, words: 492k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 7/18 published: 12/24/2015, [Blake B., Ruby R., Weiss S., Yang X.L.]
4k+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: 97, words: 527k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 7/18 published: 4/23/2019, Ruby R.
1k+ Ring-Maker » by Lithos Maitreya Taylor Hebert had a bad day, and came out of it changed. Some parahumans can control bugs. Some can build advanced technology. Some can do unspeakable things to space and time. Taylor can make magic rings, wondrous metals, mysterious weapons, and may not be a parahuman (or, indeed, human) at all.
Lord of the Rings & Worm, T, English, Fantasy & Spiritual, chapters: 132, words: 362k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 7/9 published: 7/3/2017, Sauron, Skitter, Shadow Stalker
362The Westerosi II: Subprime Directives » by Mr. Fnord Part II of The Westerosi Saga: Extradimensional horrors threaten to destroy the Seven Kingdoms-as well as all life as we know it-and Captain Jade Hasegawa of the Starfleet Rangers has to rise to stop them. If she accidentally conquers Westeros in the process, well... oops? Oops counts at a court-martial, right? Right?
A song of Ice and Fire, M, English, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, chapters: 31, words: 122k+, favs: 694, follows: 822, updated: 7/4 published: 8/28/2017, Melisandre, Thoros of Myr, OC, Sarella S.
641 r Animorphs: The Reckoning » by WhatWouldEnderDo AU/multiple points of departure, with the intent to fix/sane-itize/create internal consistency, allowing rational agents to take things to the extreme. Visser Three is competent, the Yeerks are moving rapidly, and the Animorphs are actually trying to win (but are inexperienced and unprepared). Inspired by Worm and HPMOR.
Animorphs, T, English, Sci-Fi & Suspense, chapters: 83, words: 685k+, favs: 487, follows: 573, updated: 7/2 published: 3/4/2015, Elfangor, Jake
2k+Pokemon: The Origin of Species » by DaystarEld Enter the world of Pokémon from a rational perspective. Instead of starting his journey in ignorance, Red has spent his years studying the creatures so central to his world... and he doesn't quite agree with all the information in his books. No time for rookie mistakes here: he's on a quest to discover the true nature of Pokémon, and maybe even find out where they really come from.
Pokémon, T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 94, words: 921k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 7/1 published: 10/25/2013, Red, Leaf, Blue O./Green O. (male)
1k+Recoil » by ack1308 The fight against Behemoth in New Delhi goes horribly wrong. Taylor, almost the only survivor, is sent back into the past by Phir Sē to try to fix matters. But there are complications ...
Worm, T, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 49, words: 435k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 6/19 published: 4/21/2014, Skitter, Tattletale, Danny H., OC
8k+ Chiaroscuro » by boomvroomshroom "They say the only thing to fear is fear itself. That, and a motivated Nara." Shikamaru is born with his father's intelligence and his mother's work ethic. The world is turned sideways.
Naruto, T, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 75, words: 345k+, favs: 10k+, follows: 11k+, updated: 6/12 published: 5/23/2015, Naruto U., Ino Y., Shikamaru N., Kakashi H.
143 Reality Intrudes » by ack1308 What if Worm was just a Matrix simulation, and an operative came calling ... ?
Matrix & Worm, T, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 8, words: 30k+, favs: 374, follows: 442, updated: 6/3 published: 11/18/2017, OC, Shadow Stalker, Emma B.
795Wyvern » by ack1308 Taylor becomes a dragon. Hijinks ensue.
Worm, T, English, Sci-Fi & Drama, chapters: 17, words: 100k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 4/20 published: 8/4/2015
804Alea Iacta Est » by ack1308 Taylor gets a different set of powers, and canon begins to diverge almost immediately ...
Worm, T, English, Sci-Fi & Drama, chapters: 16, words: 114k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 4/3 published: 7/11/2015
2k+ Worm: More Than Meets The Eye » by Zero-metallix When Primus sees the destruction caused by the Entities, he decides to take action before earth can become another victim to their cycle.
Transformers/Beast Wars & Worm, T, English, chapters: 129, words: 613k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 3/4 published: 10/29/2014, [Skitter, Panacea]
622The Need to Become Stronger » by Sophronius Even with the world's most powerful demon in your stomach, saving the world is not that easy. Any young ninja who wishes to survive to fulfil his ambitions must first learn that some problems can't be solved with any amount of chakra, and that battles are decided by the time swords are drawn, not when they are sheathed. (Rational!Naruto)
Naruto, T, English, Adventure & Mystery, chapters: 55, words: 279k+, favs: 741, follows: 957, updated: 2/28 published: 10/31/2016, [Naruto U., Hinata H.] [Sasuke U., Sakura H.]
1k+Anachronistic Drift » by Elesrea Her plan was flawless. Save Shisui. Save the world. Time-travel, Sakura-centric AU
Naruto, T, English, Adventure & Friendship, chapters: 8, words: 128k+, favs: 3k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 2/21 published: 12/18/2015, Naruto U., Sasuke U., Sakura H., Itachi U.
356That Was Part of the Plan » by LysandraLeigh One year has passed since Lyra (formerly Bellatrix) Black traveled thirty years into an alternate future. Unfortunately, this means she's expected to go back to boring Hogwarts for more boring normal people stuff. Except, there is that Tournament thing. And Angel Black. And her muggleborn girlfriend. And maybe an international incident or two... Never mind, should be fun.
Harry Potter, M, English, Fantasy & Humor, chapters: 51, words: 526k+, favs: 506, follows: 648, updated: 1/4 published: 11/24/2019, Harry P., Hermione G., Bellatrix L.
186Echoes » by inwardtransience The Jedi thought that, by turning their greatest enemy into an unwitting assassin, they could grasp victory from the jaws of defeat, and safeguard the Republic, the democratic and egalitarian principles at its foundation, for future generations. Really, they should have just killed her.
Star Wars, M, English, Horror, chapters: 21, words: 302k+, favs: 408, follows: 488, updated: 12/3/2020 published: 11/11/2018, Revan, Bastila S., Mission V., Yuthura B.
215 I Aim to Misbehave » by White Squirrel Harry Potter escapes from Earth-That-Was via magitech, but goes missing. When he is finally unfrozen in the 26th century, he faces a new oppressive regime in the form of the Alliance while he tries to find the lost magical community in the Verse. Epilogue-compliant, No Power in the 'Verse-compliant.
Harry Potter & Firefly, T, English, Adventure, chapters: 3, words: 15k+, favs: 860, follows: 1k+, updated: 10/18/2020 published: 4/5/2017, Harry P., River