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    Izuku must learn his place in a broken and cruel world. He must learn the cost of being a hero. He must learn the cost of changing the world to his own image. In a world divided by factions vying for control, oppressive governments, and sympathetic villains, Izuku must decide his place amongst the chess pieces. He'll have to decide what to make of the broken dreams and shattered faith of an indifferent world. He'll need the power to rise above the mire and muck of despair.

    Thankfully, he was never quirkless.

    Sometimes quirks hide until they are triggered. Izuku tasted death and found it lacking, every flavour bitter and lacking spice. In the moments between death and life, he gazed into the howling abyss and it followed him home. Everything he thought he knew about the world is a lie. There are monsters lurking in the dark below, always waiting and always watching.

    They wait patiently, waiting for one to sit upon a throne of crystal madness and eternal suffering. They have waited for aeons and will wait until the end of eternity.

    They wait for Izuku Midoriya.

    Now with a TV Tropes page

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    Random ideas I have about crossing the shipgirls from Azur Lane over with the Adeptus Astartes of Warhammer 40,000.

    There are no coherent plot lines here, just similarities and recurrent themes I like to play with.

    Enjoy, brothers and sisters.

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    Lyra's life is turned upside down when bandits invade her town of New Bark. She's taken in as a slave, but is quickly sold to a noble family. It isn't long before Lyra finds herself in the service of the young and obedient Prince Lance. Will love blossom?

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    Trapped in the locker, Taylor felt her body rot away from infection and infestation. It was within this coffin that she learned of the weakness of flesh, and the strength of steel. Mechanicus Tinker!Taylor.

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    During his attempt to stop Megatron from killing Optimus Prime, the Matrix is shot instead and sends Hot Rod plummeting into an alternate dimension that would be completely different if it wasn't so horrifyingly similar.

     

    (now on indefinite hiatus)

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    Holly Potter reveals the tale of the Potter twins to Dumbledore after being chosen to go back in time and try to stop the second wizarding war from ever happening.

    Or, Harry Potter has a Ravenclaw twin that would let Britain burn if it meant the people she loves are safe.

    (Not a wrong boy who lived story. I wanted to explore a genuine sibling relationship instead of severe bashing.)

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    Mono has been trapped in the some time loop for countless years, but to end it, something, or someone needs to change (bad summary).

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    Jin-Woo loses badly to the Monarchs in Seoul. Given a chance to restart with a different base Class, how will he navigate a world still reeling from the Advent of Gates?

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    When Roxy kills the Condesce and inherits the Empire, she also inherits her monsters.

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    Horus Lupercal, Warmaster of Chaos, is dead, and the Traitor Legions run from the wrath of the loyalists. Amongst them, Commander Arken of the Sons of Horus gathers on his ship an army from the ranks of all renegade Legions, and begins to plan his vengeance against the Imperium of Man ...

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    If Zhongli doesn’t care about him even after all the time they’ve spent together, then he must not care if Childe kills off a good portion of his people. After all, the only reason why he’d held back on committing murder in Liyue was because he had been in unfamiliar territory.

    But now that he knows Zhongli is Rex Lapis… well. His face contorts into an ugly, vengeful sneer, and he flexes his fingers to summon a Hydro blade. He’ll see whether the Geo Archon is worth his salt after losing his Gnosis in such a pitiful way. He will force Zhongli’s hand, even if Childe has to kill three-quarters of his beloved citizens to get his attention.

    Ultimately, Childe had sworn to himself that Zhongli would be his in the end. One way or another.

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    First, he was a spirit.
    Then they made him a servant.
    What comes next is for him to decide...

    In the days of ancient Arlathan, Solas wanders the world as Mythal's loyal protégé when a series of attacks happen across the elven empire and the Evanuris task him with finding and killing the creature responsible. It doesn't take long for Solas to find out that each of the gods has plans of their own. While Andruil has returned from the wilds wielding a darker kind of magic, Dirthamen and June try to trace the origin of her new power. Soon, Solas is faced with a terrible choice. One that will lead to open rebellion against the gods themselves.

    Here's a story about how young Solas became Fen'Harel that nobody asked for but I wanted to write anyway. Happy reading!

    NSFW chapters will be marked with *
    SFW versions of these chapters will be available over here.

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    Damara Megido puts up a good fight, but in the end they all just keep dying.

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    [This story is part of the Cracks in the Crown series] [This is part 2]

    ♋︎ You thought the quadrants were complicated before? Seadwellers are all the more difficult to get your think pan around.
    ♒︎️ You've spent a long time in solitude... it's about time you start to open up about yourself.

    https://bit.ly/2GxHlc5 (tunes to follow along chapter by chapter, highly recommended)

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    Sergeant Abrassos and his brothers Jorgal, Tarnok, Labbiel and Rhazra are tasked with investigating a mysterious incident on a backwater planet. It should be a relatively simple job for the veteran warriors.

    Unfortunately, they find a bizarre cube-like artefact, which promptly decides to commit some trickery and takes them to a different world: a Terra far in the past in an alternate timeline, where the Space Marines find that humanity's development has been sent off course by mysterious beings known as Sirens. They also encounter a lot of naval women in heretically bad attire, capable of harnessing the power of warships to deadly effect, and one very stressed out male commanding officer.

    This isn't a normal situation, even by the standards that the Blood Ravens are used to. But there's a war going on and humans are in danger. So they get to work, while discovering more about the bizarre place they have ended up in.

    Perhaps they might even come to like it. But they'll soon learn that they aren't the only ones with an interest in this world - and that they've got rather a lot in their ceramite-armoured hands.

    Still, the Emperor Protects - and they'll have allies in the struggle.

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    A fill for this prompt on the RotG kink meme: http://rotg-kink.dreamwidth.org/1511.html?thread=1404391#cmt1404391

    In which Jack, Merida, Hiccup, and Rapunzel play a computer game that destroys the world. It's okay, though--they have the chance to make a new one. But that's only if they win.

    (a Homestuck AU)

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    Thirteen pirates. One stowaway. No survivors.

     

    The underbelly of the galaxy is no place for a fine upstanding Jedi.

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    This is a rationalist and effective altruist take on the Last Herald-Mage trilogy, inspired by HPMOR, r!Animorphs: The Reckoning, and other works. From a starting point of "what if the characters were trying to be reasonable?" and "what if Leareth was a human being with real, complex motivations, rather than a cartoon villain?" I am seeing where it goes.

    Meta note: this fic is accessible regardless of whether you’ve read canon. It starts out a little slow, and book 1 is kind of a different genre from book 2 onward. Additional warning that book 2 onward gets pretty dark and this doesn't really let up. There will be 11 volumes.

    Major themes include the complexity of thinking about ethics, the challenge of taking on problems in the world that seem insurmountable, and trying to do good while dealing with serious mental health issues. The characters do not start out masters of rationality, but they do learn from their mistakes and grow as people, and do their best to help support each other.

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