30Fulcrum » by 5th Legion Having avenged the victims of Project Delta, the Fulcrum works tirelessly to prepare the galaxy for what is coming. The Milky Way is girding itself for the coming war, though few realize it. However, it might not be enough. The Fulcrum now has the attention of the true enemy's vanguard and it is beyond anything she has ever faced before. Part 2/4 of the Fulcrum series.
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Drama, chapters: 4, words: 21k+, favs: 99, follows: 150, updated: 9/6 published: 1/9
124 Sympathy for the Devil » by Big Demoband Most, when presented with ADVENT, would not hesitate to ring the death knell for them. The Elders fully expect this as XCOM draws closer to the Hunter's Stronghold. But when faced with a fate far different than what they ever could have imagined, how will the Chosen react in the face of it? Where will their future lead?
X-Com, M, English, Sci-Fi & Drama, chapters: 69, words: 604k+, favs: 177, follows: 212, updated: 8/29 published: 4/3/2018
98SWTOR: Emperor's Wrath » by RCenthusiast Aaric Etherall Tritum is from planet Nyssa in the Tapani sector. An illegitimate son between his father and a handmaiden from a rival house. Taken in by the Mecrosa Order, he is found to have tremendous Force potential. Years later, he catches the eye of an agent working for the Sith Academy under Overseer Tremel. There, he will begin his road towards glory. (FOR MA READERS ONLY!)
Star Wars, M, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 15, words: 126k+, favs: 330, follows: 354, updated: 8/13 published: 7/19/2017, Vette, Sith W.
713Mass Effect: End of Days » by Postmeat An ancient danger threatens the galaxy, unknown to all. A humanity which never discovered Prothean ruins, expanding through space on their own, emerges. Joined with the machines they created, hardened by war with a terrifying enemy, they read the writing on the wall. But will the galactic community already there listen to these newcomers, stirring up trouble everywhere they go?
Mass Effect, T, English, Sci-Fi & Suspense, chapters: 20, words: 234k+, favs: 2k+, follows: 3k+, updated: 8/1 published: 3/8/2015, Admiral Hackett, Shadow Broker, Shepard, Rachni Queen
31Invictus - The Wrath of the Arcani » by Kanuro5 81 BC. A Dictator has taken control of Rome and the Three Families follow him. In the shadows of the Republic, a secret society strikes out against all those in power who have wronged them. Now, a young Legate from the Julii must embark on a quest to destroy this insidious threat before their blades reach the heart of the Roman Republic. Sequel to "Invictus - Rome: Total War".
Total War series, M, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 18, words: 153k+, favs: 22, follows: 22, updated: 6/30 published: 3/15/2018
281Targeted Interference » by MosaicCreme [AU] Jasmine Shepard joined the Alliance but instead of following the path that would lead her to save the galaxy, she became a Phantom. Working as an assassin for the Alliance's unofficial program, Jasmine encounters Thane Krios when they are both assigned the same target. Bested by the drell assassin, Jasmine pushes herself to surpass Thane but gets more than she bargained for.
Mass Effect, M, English, chapters: 96, words: 523k+, favs: 86, follows: 99, updated: 6/25 published: 6/8/2016, Thane K., Shepard
78Born From Chaos » by Aryillia The land steeped in chaos, ambitious men strive to take it for their own. Beside them are warriors born from the ashes of war. The story mainly focuses on Wei. It will mostly revolve around Dynasty Warriors 8 but some historical references will be made too. Features an OC/Xiahou Dun pairing. Rated M for language and sexual references.
Dynasty Warriors, M, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 54, words: 706k+, favs: 52, follows: 53, updated: 6/22 published: 5/23/2016, Cao Cao, Xiahou Dun, Xiahou Yuan
484 Project Delta » by 5th Legion She was not born into a normal life. She had no father to protect her, no mother to nurture her, no home to feel safe in, and no real chance at a future. Born in a lab, she was to be part of an experiment meant to change humanity into something new, to raise them to a new level of biological glory. Pain was her constant companion and suffering her faithful teacher. Covers Pre ME1
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Drama, chapters: 91, words: 583k+, favs: 555, follows: 606, updated: 6/17 published: 3/6/2017, D. Anderson, Hannah S., Dr. Chakwas
101Twin Fates » by Tobias5 Fate played as much a role in Shepard's defeat of the Reapers as did his skill. What if fate had different plans? Did you know that the Shepard on Mindoir was born as a twin? What if both had survived the raid? How would the Reapers have dealt with TWO great heroes instead of one? It's time to find out just how much better and worse things get with TWO Shepards fighting a war.
Mass Effect, T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 33, words: 571k+, favs: 259, follows: 348, updated: 6/11 published: 2/26/2014, J. Garson, Garrus V., Liara T'Soni, Shepard
179Fury » by SteinMon1920518 (A vague mashup of HTTYD/Venom) Specimens, "Dragons", need a host, a symbiotic bond that is either parasitic or mutualistic, to survive. For the recently escaped "Hel-Spawn", the perfect host is found in a less-than ideal young man with more to him than meets the eye. Rated M to be safe (Trigger Warnings in Prologue)(Snail to Slow Burn Hiccstrid, no slash)(Modern AU)
How to Train Your Dragon, M, English, Sci-Fi, chapters: 13, words: 137k+, favs: 236, follows: 302, updated: 4/26 published: 7/10/2019, Astrid, Hiccup, Stoick, Toothless
303Hiccstrid one shots » by HeathenVampires Dumping ground for ever-growing collection of unconnected Hiccstrid smut-shots. Prompts always welcome for my ever growing list. Enter at own risk. Mix of canonverse and modern.
How to Train Your Dragon, M, English, chapters: 57, words: 196k+, favs: 461, follows: 371, updated: 2/16 published: 8/30/2017, [Astrid, Hiccup]
401Riders of B E R K » by harrypanther Final Year student Astrid Hofferson finds a young man in an alley, seriously ill, on the run and scared. Helping him, she finds herself suddenly part of a mysterious organisation where humans and mythical dragons are working together. But others want the valuable beasts for their own... Modern AU.
How to Train Your Dragon, M, English, Hurt/Comfort & Adventure, chapters: 79, words: 333k+, favs: 442, follows: 485, updated: 11/19/2020 published: 2/20/2016, Astrid, Hiccup, Alvin the Treacherous, Dagur
866Mass Effect: The Iron Heart of Man » by Apollonir [AU] The Illusive Man said that salvation comes with a cost. When corruption seeps into the galaxy, when centuries of status quo suddenly breaks in a mere decade, when blood's spilled among the stars like never before, when extinction looms over civilization, when morality is merely a shade... salvation can only come with sacrifice. [AU First Contact War & Reaper War; GRAPHIC]
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Suspense, chapters: 34, words: 372k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 2k+, updated: 11/9/2020 published: 8/23/2016, Admiral Hackett, Illusive Man, Shepard, OC
340Protecting Hanna » by harrypanther Modern AU/ Hiccstrid. Recently widowed, Hiccup Haddock is struggling-especially as Family Services are threatening to take away his daughter. Astrid Hofferson decides a job looking after a little girl would be perfect while assessing her options-but finds herself protecting the little family from crazed relatives, predatory females and an over-zealous social worker…
How to Train Your Dragon, T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 24, words: 76k+, favs: 329, follows: 419, updated: 11/2/2020 published: 3/30/2019, Astrid, Fishlegs I., Hiccup, Ruffnut
272 Face Value » by harrypanther Modern High School AU. Nerdy outcast Astrid Hofferson finds herself the centre of attention when word gets around that she has a famous relative. Suddenly popular and accepted, can she tell genuine friendship from the machinations of users? And who will be her Prom date?
How to Train Your Dragon, T, English, Friendship & Romance, chapters: 30, words: 116k+, favs: 299, follows: 332, updated: 10/18/2020 published: 2/24/2019, Astrid, Fishlegs I., Hiccup, Heather
2k+ Biomass Effect » by Beastrider9 All life on Earth had been consumed by Blacklight. With no Biomass to feed on, Blacklight had to evolve, adapt, and grow. Now a collective Council of Aliens discovers the existence of such a life form. How do the aliens see a form of life that is viral, how they deal with it, what are the consequences to the galaxy of such a race existing at all.
Mass Effect & Prototype, M, English, Sci-Fi, chapters: 63, words: 342k+, favs: 4k+, follows: 4k+, updated: 10/9/2020 published: 8/8/2014
367 Making A Killing » by HeathenVampires Modern AU. One stalks the streets, a vigilante killer known as the Night Fury. One writes gripping, bloody mysteries with some surprisingly specific details. Guess which one the police have their eye on? Serial Killer/Writer Hiccstrid Hiccup/Astrid. Warnings for blood, death, violence, murder... all that stuff.
How to Train Your Dragon, M, English, chapters: 41, words: 121k+, favs: 264, follows: 278, updated: 10/7/2020 published: 5/23/2019, [Hiccup, Astrid] Valka
65The Fantastic Night Fury! » by LostMyPenName Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's The Fantastic Night Fury! When Hiccup discovers a strange new lifeform with incredible abilities, it seems like a blessing in disguise. However, these creatures catch the attention of some of Berk's most nefarious criminals. Will Hiccup be able to protect these new creatures, his city, and the people he loves? Superhero/Modern AU.
How to Train Your Dragon, T, English, Sci-Fi & Crime, chapters: 24, words: 98k+, favs: 108, follows: 157, updated: 9/19/2020 published: 4/3/2017, [Hiccup, Astrid] Fishlegs I., Toothless
190Gone » by razor95 Ending a life is not an easy thing to do. But when you are Hiccup Haddock, it can look like the only viable option. Watch as Hiccup follows through on the biggest decision he has ever made. First attempt at a Modern AU.
How to Train Your Dragon, T, English, Angst & Friendship, chapters: 15, words: 81k+, favs: 145, follows: 184, updated: 9/6/2020 published: 6/20/2016
442Running with Fate » by NatBlake Henry Haddock wasn't expecting to see anyone while he was out hunting, let alone a beautiful, famous athlete. He gets his first look at Astrid Hofferson from the scope of a rifle. He thought he'd never see her again, but fate decided otherwise. Can the scrappy hunter and the talented runner team up to save the town? Modern AU. Hiccstrid. Rated T for language.
How to Train Your Dragon, T, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 6, words: 22k+, favs: 583, follows: 756, updated: 8/17/2020 published: 12/24/2015, [Astrid, Hiccup]