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The Sorcerer's Bride by RLD Flame-point Callie-co reviews
AU in which Merlin is a prince, Morgana isn't evil, and they're forced to marry to secure a peace treaty between their kingdoms. They try to make the best of their situation, and maybe they'll even find love in the process.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Fantasy - Chapters: 55 - Words: 167,360 - Reviews: 1733 - Favs: 1,128 - Follows: 1,517 - Updated: 10h - Published: 9/25/2010 - [Morgana, Merlin] [Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere]
Prince of Swords by AndroidSister reviews
A 'House of Cards' inspired S5 AU: Mordred is Morgana's illegitamate son, discarded at birth by Uther. The Druid is determined to control his own destiny. Arthur is determined to right the damage done by Uther's deception, and become a worthy King. Also, Merlin is a little faster on the uptake. Granted, it's unusual but maybe give it a try if you like Mordred/didn't like the finale
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 4 - Words: 23,669 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 12h - Published: 5/29 - Merlin, Arthur, Mordred
Omens by LFB72 reviews
After experiencing a terrifying glimpse of the future Merlin ends up injured and faces his worst fears - is Arthur friend or foe? Warning: Graphic description of a lower leg injury
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,436 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 55 - Updated: 16h - Published: 6/26
See The Carpet of the Sun by Jillcb reviews
This is the first of three Merthian stories, for the Merthian Appreciation Month. Please understand that for this story Merlin in Camelot's Court Sorcerer. When Princess Mithian is staying in Camelot she realises she is in love with Merlin. But she faces an uphill struggle to overcome destiny and fight for her right to be with her man. Can I thank Wil1969 for her wonderful picture.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,805 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 10 - Updated: 20h - Published: 5/3 - Merlin, Gwen/Guinevere, Mithian
you carry the sun in your hands for me by rubberglue reviews
Arthur is dead and Guinevere is ruling Camelot on her own. Her council distrusts her, the neighbouring kingdoms think she's pushover and there's a gulf between her and the recently returned Merlin. Then news arrives that a mysterious stranger resembling the late Arthur has been found in a small village.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 14 - Words: 26,912 - Reviews: 157 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 54 - Updated: 7/4 - Published: 5/19 - [Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere] Merlin
Refined by Fire by wryter501 reviews
It began, as any shift in destiny did, with a choice - run and hide, or stay and fight. And because Merlin chose to stand still, his destiny and Arthur's - and others' - took a sharp right turn. Discovered by the knights, arrested by Arthur, Merlin faces Uther's questioner and judgment... Gold is, after all, refined in the flames... Mid-season 3 in-canon reveal.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 9 - Words: 54,307 - Reviews: 118 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 108 - Updated: 7/3 - Published: 6/10 - Merlin, Arthur
A Broken Coin: War from Within by ProcrastinationIsMyCrime reviews
Much is happening: Merlin becomes honest with Gwen; Arthur's now observant and suspects Merlin's alive; Mithian struggles with inner turmoils and a changing life; Mordred's loyalty to Merlin may be challenged; Gwen is expecting while learning the meaning of Queen. As winter holds a looming war with Odin at bay, they all must resolve a war from within. Arwen, Merthian Post S4
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Suspense/Adventure - Chapters: 8 - Words: 80,786 - Reviews: 64 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 41 - Updated: 7/3 - Published: 5/16 - [Merlin, Mithian] Arthur, Morgana
The Eve of Albion by ArmyGirl415 reviews
AU: Takes place right after the Eira's execution in the last episode. The moments after that unfold differently than from the actual ending of the show. What if Merlin didn't kill Morgana? If Arthur survived his "fatal" wound? Will they be able to live in piece With a surprise revival of a special character. Eventual Mergana. Im bad at summaries please read rating might change to M
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,360 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 13 - Updated: 7/1 - Published: 6/24 - [Merlin, Morgana]
Elapsed Time by Loopstagirl reviews
The king was a shell of a man. Morgana was out there somewhere. Merlin knew the peace hovering tentatively over the kingdom couldn't last. He just hoped he could keep Arthur safe, even if it was from himself.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 5 - Words: 14,749 - Reviews: 59 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 40 - Updated: 7/1 - Published: 6/3 - Merlin, Arthur
The Lonely Once and Future King by medchan reviews
A second look at the last episode of Merlin, Season 4. What would have happened if Arthur had stumbled across Merlin and the dragon?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 11 - Words: 62,865 - Reviews: 114 - Favs: 114 - Follows: 226 - Updated: 6/30 - Published: 10/6/2012 - Merlin, Arthur
Albion's Coin by SavedByTheOneTrueKing reviews
It's been 9 Months since the Battle of Camlann and Arthur's death. Merlin went back to Camelot for Gwen. Now it is time for Arthur to rise again for Albion's greatest need.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 20 - Words: 16,748 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 22 - Updated: 6/29 - Published: 6/10
Lighting a flame by MamzelleHermy reviews
Sequel to 'A Universe Is Trapped Inside A Tear'. Merlin thought that now that magic was free and he was court advisor things would be better but, of course, all is not that easy and soon old friends and foes arise to change his world once more.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 16 - Words: 27,494 - Reviews: 65 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 86 - Updated: 6/29 - Published: 9/22/2014
Tell me your Dreams by horoscopesarelies reviews
Post 5x13, Merlin has been living a thousand different lives with a thousand different identities, and in 2015, as a professional therapist he comes across the one person he thought he'd never see again. What will she say and how will he react?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 21 - Words: 66,539 - Reviews: 228 - Favs: 132 - Follows: 205 - Updated: 6/27 - Published: 7/10/2013 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere
A Man's Measure by Sentimental Star reviews
You can determine the measure of a man by observing how he treats his lessers, except that, to Arthur, Merlin has (almost) never been his lesser, and Merlin himself (almost) never saw them as anything other than equals. As their destinies steadily intertwine, both young men realize more than just fate ties them together…"PRINCE'S FAVOR" UPDATED! (Friendshipfic. Bromance.)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 16 - Words: 36,139 - Reviews: 129 - Favs: 170 - Follows: 203 - Updated: 6/27 - Published: 9/1/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther, Leon
The Catalyst by Val-Creative reviews
Merlin will never die. Time has withered him to a standoffish, hollow mimicry of what he has once been. The boy who wore his smiles with pride and genuine feeling. The worst part is he never truly lives, not until this, until destiny spits Arthur Pendragon back out. /Modern Era. Post-Series/Series 5.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 65,743 - Reviews: 99 - Favs: 76 - Follows: 110 - Updated: 6/27 - Published: 1/25 - [Merlin, Arthur]
The Dragon Lord's Son by TheNightFury reviews
AU, when Arthur was born, Ygraine didn't die, and Balinor was named the court sorcerer of Camelot. Shortly after Merlin is born though, Balinor and Hunith are killed, so Uther decides to take Merlin in as his ward.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 105 - Words: 155,545 - Reviews: 1775 - Favs: 840 - Follows: 1,028 - Updated: 6/27 - Published: 10/14/2011 - Arthur, Merlin
Of Swords and Warlords by SofJae reviews
Merlin, Arthur and the Knights are kidnapped by an aging warlord, but what's his end goal and why does he only seem interested in questioning Merlin? Rated T for violence (Merlin!whump) and language. Magic reveal.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 6 - Words: 7,789 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 73 - Follows: 131 - Updated: 6/27 - Published: 6/8 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine
Magic Arises by FanOfRandomThings reviews
Merlin has become the court sorcerer which is nice in theory, however not all the other kingdoms agree that Camelot should lift the ban on magic. When a king who holds a grudge kidnaps Merlin in hopes of getting rid of magic in Camelot, Arthur and the knights have to work together to save Merlin. Merlin!hurt. No!slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,598 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 19 - Published: 6/27 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine
Oubliette by Albion19 reviews
A terrible plot is brewing in Amata to rid the world of magic but it is a horrible discovery at the bottom of a cell that put Merlin's ethics and destiny into question. Merlin/Morgana.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 15 - Words: 52,104 - Reviews: 191 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 114 - Updated: 6/25 - Published: 3/14 - [Merlin, Morgana] Aithusa
The Torn Earth by starglen reviews
This is a reincarnation story set in 2020. Merlin's long wait for Arthur is finally over, but why has fate decreed that Arthur should return now? The world has been in greater danger than at present. Yet there is evil lurking in troubled waters and, thankfully, the friends begin to discover that Arthur is not the only one to return.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Mystery - Chapters: 35 - Words: 179,797 - Reviews: 281 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 110 - Updated: 6/25 - Published: 5/16/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Uther
Taking Care of Merlin by katierosefun reviews
A series of one-shots/drabbles about sick, badly injured, and/or hurt Merlin. Despite all that, he always seemed to have Arthur to help him out. [No slash, just lots and lots of bromance.]
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 22 - Words: 42,275 - Reviews: 225 - Favs: 225 - Follows: 291 - Updated: 6/24 - Published: 6/1/2014 - Merlin, Arthur
Royal retreat by stormus reviews
Following the backlash of one of his bright ideas, Arthur and Merlin find themselves stranded in Lot's kingdom. With an enemy patrol, and an entire camp of wronged bandits blocking their escape through the woods, they've no choice but to get word to Camelot and wait for rescue. Yet, that may be easier said than done... (set between series 4 & 5, diverges from canon later on)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 10 - Words: 66,919 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 81 - Updated: 6/24 - Published: 5/5/2013 - Arthur, Merlin, Hunith, Gwaine
Moment of truth by kessilover reviews
A companion piece to "I'm pregnant, Merlin." Arthur's reaction to learning about Merlin and Morgana relationship. Arthur landed a solid punch into Merlin's jaw, sending him to the floor. Morgana gasped, jumped backwards. "Merlin!" she yelled and crouched down. "What is the matter with you?" She hissed at her brother. A Modern Mergana AU.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,914 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 8 - Published: 6/23 - [Merlin, Morgana] - Complete
Once and Future Warlock by Fierce.Of.Mind reviews
Arthur finds himself reborn into modern times where magic has once again become illegal- slowly he and his Knights are reunited. They team up and join a rebellion to free magic once more. All the while Arthur searches for the final member of the group, his always late manservant: Merlin. They are in for a surprise when they find him. Merlin has no memories of them, and no Magic!
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,684 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 6/21 - Published: 5/30
The Prat and the Idiot, the King and the Warlock by SheepInASpaceship reviews
Arthur and Merlin travel to a nearby kingdom to sign a treaty that guarantees the safety of all sorcerers. But not everyone is so open to accepting magic into their lives. There are people who are against magic, and they would hurt Emrys to get what they want. And there are others still,waiting for a chance to settle an old grudge with Merlin. (almost all of the main cast are here)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 13 - Words: 35,566 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 73 - Updated: 6/21 - Published: 12/18/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine
The Stranger by gerrard01 reviews
When a strange man arrives to Camelot, Merlin's life will change forever. Who is this man? What does he want? Set one year after season 4. There will be some Mergana further ahead in the story.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Adventure - Chapters: 26 - Words: 120,178 - Reviews: 164 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 96 - Updated: 6/20 - Published: 12/2/2012 - Merlin, Morgana
Lord Of Beasts, Part 6 of Coins by Moon Fox reviews
An ancient threat arises as a smuggler and a sorcerer join together, and an evil creature is released. Merlin and the others are faced with the kidnapping of Arthur's son while trying to save all of Albion. whump, angst, romance, drama, bromance...a bit of everything. Mergana, Arwen
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Fantasy/Supernatural - Chapters: 53 - Words: 155,092 - Reviews: 373 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 92 - Updated: 6/19 - Published: 6/22/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Leon, Gwaine
The Storm by Cordelia Rose reviews
This storm is just like any other, except that everything Merlin touches becomes infected with a lilac dust, invisible to everyone in this dimension. For obvious reasons, nobody notices this dust, but they notice that the storm has been going for an unusually long time, and Merlin starts to realise that he feels...well...odd.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Fantasy - Chapters: 3 - Words: 3,754 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 22 - Updated: 6/19 - Published: 8/1/2014 - Merlin
The Warlock's Quickening by AntaresTheEighthPleiade reviews
Merlin might have come to Camelot to master his magic, not to end the Purge, but he's not going to sit idly by while his kin suffer. Oh no. Whether it's releasing a chained dragon, smuggling sorcerers out of the city, or trying to change Arthur's mind, he's fighting back. Now. Series rewrite beginning after 1X02 featuring Proactive!Merlin. AU.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 26 - Words: 105,432 - Reviews: 370 - Favs: 291 - Follows: 419 - Updated: 6/18 - Published: 6/5/2014
Merlin: Series Five by Pawthorn reviews
If series five left you disappointed, read on to see how things could have been better. Starts soon after series four, and goes in a new direction where Arthur is smarter, the knights do more, Mordred is cooler, Gwen is not brainwashed, and Merlin makes much better decisions and actually uses some of that power he is supposed to have. AU after series four, not slash
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,775 - Reviews: 54 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 105 - Updated: 6/17 - Published: 2/1 - Merlin, Arthur
Shock and Awe by YourGuardianAngel08 reviews
When Merlin and Arthur are separated and injured, it is up to Merlin to get them both back to Camelot. While he is awake enough to save them, that doesn't mean his injuries won't catch up to him. Once in Camelot, it takes friends to save both men. One-shot, whump!Merlin and whump!Arthur, no slash, and follows the Loyalty and Bruises timeline
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,455 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 3 - Published: 6/16 - Complete
Test of Integrity by MadameMorganLeFay reviews
Impossible! By a terrible stroke of luck, Lord Agravain discovered Merlin's darkest secret and now planned to destroy him...
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Suspense - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,092 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 6/16 - Published: 3/10 - Merlin, Gwen/Guinevere, Agravaine
Phoenix by caldera32 reviews
Emrys may mean 'immortal', but Merlin finds that translation a bit misleading.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 8 - Words: 6,828 - Reviews: 91 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 99 - Updated: 6/11 - Published: 5/23 - Merlin, Gaius, Arthur
Paranoia by Ellessaria reviews
AU Tag to 5x11. When Mordred screams at the moment of Kara's death, it's not the bars of his prison that shatter, but the protective walls of Merlin's mind. As the druid telepathically tortures the warlock, Merlin finds himself in pain, unable to control his magic, and increasingly fearing his King. Rated for whump. (Cover art by MildeAmasoj)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 9 - Words: 26,366 - Reviews: 108 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 143 - Updated: 6/11 - Published: 9/7/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, Mordred
Whispers at the Bottom of a Dry Well by Veilwuarrah reviews
"..and the young man found himself in a damn hole of a covered up dry well, with a cloaked sorcerer and an unconscious manservant." Not quite what Arthur had planned for a hunt. At. All. - Sometime after 'The Disir' S05E05; WARNING: angry!Merlin; whump
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 20,179 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 98 - Updated: 6/11 - Published: 1/7
Monsters by HarisaEnaja reviews
He'd always thought Arthur wouldn't last a week without him. But the joke was on him because here he was on his own and he hadn't even lasted three days without getting himself into trouble." Merlin gets captured by not nice people and Arthur has to come save him LOTS OF WHUMP. ANGST ALL AROUND and a bit of BAMF!Merlin. Reveal fic Arthur&Merlin Bromance. No Slash, Warnings inside
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Horror - Chapters: 10 - Words: 32,424 - Reviews: 50 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 127 - Updated: 6/8 - Published: 4/2 - Merlin, Arthur
Ten Feet Under by GraceLilly reviews
A series of unfortunate events brings Merlin and Arthur into a deserted hut. The upcoming snow storm forces them to stay overnight; Merlin gets injured and Arthur is once again confronted with memories of his father. Set near the end of season 5.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,295 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 6/7 - Published: 5/10
Penumbra 13- The Fire of Thine Eyes by A. Farnese reviews
Merlin couldn't be happier after Niniane's arrival in Camelot, and everything in the rest of the kingdom is just as idyllic. And then disaster strikes.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 18 - Words: 32,954 - Reviews: 81 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 6/6 - Published: 3/27 - Merlin, Arthur, Lancelot, Gwaine - Complete
An End, Once and For All by RuinsofGallifrey reviews
When Arthur, Merlin and the knights are attacked on a hunting trip, an injured Merlin tricks the others into leaving him behind to face their attackers alone. When the truth comes out, Arthur and the knights circle around to find Merlin losing the battle. Tears will be shed and secrets will be revealed. Early Season 4. AU Merlin!Whump PREVIOUSLY CALLED "YOU WILL NEVER BE ALONE"
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 6 - Words: 5,962 - Reviews: 133 - Favs: 234 - Follows: 522 - Updated: 6/5 - Published: 8/15/2012 - Merlin, Arthur, Lancelot, Gwaine
Protecting the Protector by ReluctantSlashFan reviews
The knights protect Merlin for a change.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Family - Chapters: 50 - Words: 68,236 - Reviews: 1103 - Favs: 922 - Follows: 1,187 - Updated: 6/4 - Published: 5/1/2013 - Merlin
The Forgetful Reincarnation by ErinNovelist reviews
After the final battle, Merlin gathered his magic and cast a spell to bring everyone who was a part of destiny back so that they could aide Arthur. A thousand years later, the reincarnations are born again, but things did not turn out as planned. Everyone except Merlin remembers. They must get him to recall the past in order to face the newest threat before time runs out.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 22 - Words: 97,225 - Reviews: 546 - Favs: 423 - Follows: 610 - Updated: 6/3 - Published: 7/1/2012 - Merlin
The Little Prince by mysterygal12 reviews
The small kingdom of Austria gets attacked ten years ago. Causing Their Queen and youngest prince to leave, now Ten years later a group of Knights seek help from Camelot. But why is Merlin acting strange around these Knights of Austria? And why do the knights seem to get angry of how Merlin is treated?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 19 - Words: 60,547 - Reviews: 268 - Favs: 480 - Follows: 719 - Updated: 5/31 - Published: 4/21/2014 - Merlin, Arthur
Once and Future by Kiva Taliana reviews
A new king rides through a village and finds a mother and son somewhat fascinating. The developing relationships might be enough to change the course of the future, as Merlin becomes a prince and Hunith almost a queen. I'm what iffing... again!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 45 - Words: 174,628 - Reviews: 460 - Favs: 591 - Follows: 680 - Updated: 5/28 - Published: 11/21/2011 - Merlin, Hunith
Official Merlin Season 6 by Alyssean reviews
Merlin is warned that bringing Arthur back from the dead will bring more pain to the people of magic than ever before. If it's true, will Merlin and Arthur one day be pitted against each other?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Fantasy - Chapters: 8 - Words: 73,834 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 5/28 - Published: 7/12/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Percival - Complete
Changing Lives by AJsRandom reviews
The sequel to "Change of Heart." As the couples M/M and A/G grow closer together, dark forces known and unknown work behind the scene to undermine Camelot and all it stands for. Their lives will change dramatically, for better and for worse. Pairings- Mergana and some Arwen. Sequel in the works.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 42 - Words: 127,726 - Reviews: 409 - Favs: 115 - Follows: 152 - Updated: 5/26 - Published: 12/24/2014 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
A lost connection by kessilover reviews
Morgana's gaze moved to Gwen, a smile playing on her lips to mask her surprise. "I've been back for almost a year now, yet no one bothered to inform me that you have fathered a child, Merlin, why is that?" In which, adding a child to Merlin and Morgana, anything can happen. However, nothing is like they have expected. Season 3 Mergana AU.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 16,276 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 18 - Published: 5/16 - [Merlin, Morgana] - Complete
The Path To Albion by Leisey reviews
"They say the darkest hour is just before the dawn." Emrys has been revealed and Albion is dawning, but an old enemy returns before it can be realised. The time of the Prophecy is at hand. AU. Mergana. Arwen. Royal!Merlin. Sequel to 'The Path of Light'.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 865 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 95 - Published: 5/15 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere
Of Enemies and Allies by AMirroredImage reviews
When Emrys and the Once and Future King receive an invitation of peace, it's accompanied with news of a dark battle swarming on the horizon. Struggling to bring Camelot into the Golden Age, matters only get worse when Merlin finds himself in trouble. Can Warlock and King learn to trust in Destiny before it's too late? PART 2 in THE COMING OF ALBION TRILOGY. AU post 5x13. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 16 - Words: 90,234 - Reviews: 135 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 128 - Updated: 5/14 - Published: 10/17/2014 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Beast Within by PhoebeHuntress reviews
On a hunting trip... not a good start in Camelot. Morgana finds an interesting spell, it reveals the beast of one's soul. What happns to out favorite dragonlord? Dragon!Merlin, slightly BAMF!Merlin, Magic Reveal, Major charector death, my take on dragonlord history, No Slash! And it's overall better than it sounds! Maybe a bit of swearing.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 6,470 - Reviews: 68 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 105 - Updated: 5/10 - Published: 2/27
Gone by Vaughntronic reviews
AU Tag to 2x12. Morgana and Merlin have been gone for a year. Morgana is found by Arthur and the Knights, wandering in the woods, but she is disturbingly silent about the whereabouts of Merlin. He seemed to have just vanished. He was gone, and not knowing whether he was alive or dead was not good enough for Arthur. He would find him. (M for Language) - Cover by ErinNovelist
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 8 - Words: 21,501 - Reviews: 86 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 127 - Updated: 5/9 - Published: 9/10/2014 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Morgause
The hidden knight by mysterygal12 reviews
A King and his knights come to Camelot for a peace treaty and they see a man that left them long ago. Now The king offers Arthur a deal, Arthur must choose three knights to fight in a battle and if he wins the king will sign the treaty like planned. If not the king takes somebody back away. But who? And why does this king insist that Ambrosius must be one of the knights that fight?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 14 - Words: 34,559 - Reviews: 126 - Favs: 160 - Follows: 277 - Updated: 5/7 - Published: 5/24/2014
Compromising Position by staymagical reviews
Arthur and Merlin are captured by bandits while on a hunt and Merlin runs his mouth a little more than they appreciate. He receives the brunt of their frustration but their actions have bigger consequences than anyone ever thought. Merlin whump, angst, protective Arthur
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 13 - Words: 30,509 - Reviews: 197 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 269 - Updated: 5/3 - Published: 8/3/2014 - Merlin, Arthur
When The Road Runs Out by Polomonkey reviews
When Merlin's magic is revealed, Uther attempts to enslave him as a collared sorcerer. Can Merlin count on Arthur to save him or has the Prince been poisoned against him by the King's lies?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 18,982 - Reviews: 50 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 158 - Updated: 5/1 - Published: 11/19/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther
If I Was by finn1013 reviews
When Merlin is injured during the search for Mordred, his friendship with Arthur is changed forever. Angst. Starts after 5.11, then AU to end of series.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 7 - Words: 13,654 - Reviews: 130 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 298 - Updated: 5/1 - Published: 3/28/2013 - Merlin, Arthur
We're married by kessilover reviews
It was obvious really, but she felt like she needed to tell him; the poor thing was clearly in shock and hadn't registered what that meant yet. "You're wearing a ring on your ring finger, Merlin." She said simply and left him to grasp the concept. "You have one too." Modern Mergana AU where Merlin and Morgana got married while drunk after a trip to Vegas.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,092 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 13 - Published: 4/30 - [Morgana, Merlin] - Complete
The Best and Worst of Times by theimportanceofcurves reviews
What was supposed to be a valuable lesson in keeping Merlin alive takes a horrible, ironic turn for the worse, placing Merlin in a perilous situation at the hands of Arthur himself. Arthur must face the one enemy he truly fears the most: his own guilty conscience. Well, and perhaps a bit of magic...And poor Merlin just wanted the day off. Bromance and lots of whump!
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 6 - Words: 19,064 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 115 - Updated: 4/28 - Published: 12/28/2014 - [Merlin, Arthur]
A Touch of Destiny by SunnySmile1324 reviews
Merlin is offered immortality. The catch? Morgana would be there with him every step of the way. Modern!AU. Spoiler mentions of 5x13.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Suspense - Chapters: 12 - Words: 35,924 - Reviews: 260 - Favs: 147 - Follows: 238 - Updated: 4/26 - Published: 12/30/2012 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere
Past and Present Pains by Camelotpointe reviews
Whilst out riding Merlin, Arthur and the knights are attacked by a creature only Merlin can see. The warlock follows the creature and manages to defeat it, but is seriously wounded in the process. He collapses into blissful unconsciousness, unaware that Gwaine has seen the whole thing...
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 9 - Words: 14,631 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 91 - Follows: 193 - Updated: 4/26 - Published: 7/25/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine
Destiny Rewritten- Book One by llLethell reviews
Arthur and Mordred become bound together in duty to protect a young child named Merlin until he can grow into his destiny. Together they are the warlock, guardian and their king. AU Series Re-write.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 48 - Words: 205,813 - Reviews: 755 - Favs: 400 - Follows: 482 - Updated: 4/7 - Published: 1/21/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Mordred
A Matter of Trust by xXPhoenix14Xx reviews
Set after 5x11. Who hated how Arthur found out about Merlin's magic in the LAST episode? Well, I wan't to fix that! Morgana intends to attack Camelot. But it's not Arthur she want's. It's Emrys. The complications, the betrayals, the compromises. But after seeing just who Merlin really is, how much trust is Arthur willing to put in his loyal servant? No slash. Magic Reveal.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 9,311 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 92 - Follows: 183 - Updated: 4/4 - Published: 4/4/2014 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gaius
Master of Time: Guardian of Magic by jaqtkd reviews
The circle has opened and closed many times whilst Merlin continues to play his part as Guardian of the Crystal Cave. Now, in the 21st century, the story is set to start again. This time, however, the Round Table will need Morgana's dubious help in order to defeat their enemy. Neither human nor beast; could this foe be too powerful even for the legendary Emrys? Book 3 begins.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Friendship - Chapters: 14 - Words: 33,164 - Reviews: 88 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 34 - Updated: 4/3 - Published: 1/28 - [Merlin, Morgana] Arthur - Complete
Concurrency by Elfpen reviews
After more than fourteen hundred years of waiting for Arthur, a friendship with a University student flings Merlin back into his days at Camelot. When the Once and Future King finally returns, the adventures of old are begun anew. But new beginnings are often rocky, and getting Arthur back on his feet in this new world proves to be just as daunting as it was the first time around.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,069 - Reviews: 112 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 231 - Updated: 4/1 - Published: 12/29/2012 - Merlin, Arthur
Faulty Cognizance by Epsilon Scorpii reviews
Post Season 5. Arthur is given a second chance at life in an alternate universe, in which he tries to 'set things right' by relying on his faulty cognizance of how he'd thought he'd handled past sticky situations. Only this time round he has to be the one trying to get Merlin as his servant, and little does he know that 'his' Merlin had followed him there from their old universe...
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 8 - Words: 23,142 - Reviews: 107 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 101 - Updated: 3/29 - Published: 1/21 - Merlin, Arthur
Merlin Season 6 by MonJoh reviews
As much as possible I am keeping this amazing show as broadcast to the end of Season 5 (with some minor alterations like Arthur not dying yet). The characters are those we know and love. It just ended too soon so … Arthur has to decide if he still believes magic is evil, and Merlin has to balance reality with his hopes for the future. 14 chapters, canon continuation, no slash.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 14 - Words: 79,303 - Reviews: 88 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 97 - Updated: 3/28 - Published: 12/27/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
The Amulet of Avalon by Drama-Duchess reviews
Merlin is severely injured after a duel with an evil sorcerer over the magical Amulet of Avalon. He returns to Camelot wounded and losing blood. He is successful in claiming back the Amulet of Avalon from the clutches of evil, but the story doesn't end there. Marked by a ferocious gargoyle, Merlin fights to keep himself and Arthur safe.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 13 - Words: 86,209 - Reviews: 474 - Favs: 464 - Follows: 601 - Updated: 3/26 - Published: 7/21/2009 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
A Servant of None by Corianna15 reviews
An alternate unfolding of events in the episode titled "Servant of Two Masters" from season 4. The story picks up after Merlin and Arthur were separated in the forest. Rated T for violent and graphic images. A little dark...
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 32 - Words: 46,668 - Reviews: 205 - Favs: 113 - Follows: 264 - Updated: 2/10 - Published: 11/17/2011 - Arthur, Merlin
To Be Your Equal by arvaas reviews
Merlin swallows thickly, revisiting the vision again. He sees the battlefield and the final blow. The cruel smirk on Mordred's lips and the dead stare in his eyes. He feels sick. And this is how a destiny begins to change.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 7 - Words: 11,071 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 115 - Updated: 2/4 - Published: 10/7/2013 - Merlin, Mordred
Resistance by NerdBurga reviews
Arthur, Merlin and the knights of Camelot are sent on a quest to rid their kingdom of a terrible banshee, a creature that can get into your mind and convince you to give up your soul. They all thought they knew the risks going in - but no one is prepared for when the monster goes after Merlin, or the consequences it will have on them all.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 9 - Words: 23,543 - Reviews: 161 - Favs: 199 - Follows: 387 - Updated: 1/24 - Published: 11/3/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, Lancelot, Gwaine
Master of Time: Advisor of Kings by jaqtkd reviews
Many years have passed and Merlin continues to seek out his reincarnated friends and form friendships with their families, whilst he eagerly awaits the most important re-birth of all. Much has changed but much remains the same. What role will Arthur play this time around and how can Merlin help? Book Two of my Master of Time Series. Book Cover by Wil1969
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Fantasy - Chapters: 12 - Words: 29,133 - Reviews: 65 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 36 - Updated: 1/23 - Published: 11/15/2013 - [Merlin, Arthur] Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine - Complete
A Camelot Compendium by Ellessaria reviews
A home for my Merlin one-shots, each chapter a self-contained story.(Cover art by Wil1969) Chapter Seven: "Slightly Magicky" - Arthur suspects that someone is practising magic in the very heart of Camelot. The only question is, who?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 7 - Words: 20,915 - Reviews: 57 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 42 - Updated: 1/18 - Published: 8/26/2014 - Merlin, Arthur
Iridescent by carinims01 reviews
Merlin would do anything for Arthur. In turn, Arthur would do anything for Merlin. And when Morgana attacks Camelot, that very brotherhood is put to the ultimate test. With Morgana ruling and Merlin powerless to stop her, it's up to Arthur to save Camelot and his best friend. The only thing is, he's supposed to be dead. By Merlin's hand. Rated T for violence. Post 4x03. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 11,193 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 43 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 1/13 - Published: 12/15/2014 - [Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere] Morgana, Merlin
To Heart and Home by AMirroredImage reviews
A wintry storm, a warm cloak, and some brotherly love. When sickness plagues Ealdor, Arthur can't help but feel uneasy at letting Merlin go. Twoshot. Set between seasons 4 and 5. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,470 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 76 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 1/12 - Published: 1/8 - Arthur, Merlin, Hunith - Complete
The Best Gift Is Never Wrapped by Aldryne21 reviews
The Round Table is exchanging gifts this year. Basically, it's just an excuse to write fluff. With gratuitous Arthur/Gwen thrown in. Set after S4
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 5 - Words: 10,594 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 12/30/2014 - Published: 12/20/2014 - Arthur, Merlin, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
What Could Have Been by MamzelleHermy reviews
Collection of one-shots. Now : #35: Compulsory Christmassy one shot dedicated to all my lovely readers !
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Tragedy - Chapters: 35 - Words: 99,018 - Reviews: 289 - Favs: 143 - Follows: 209 - Updated: 12/24/2014 - Published: 10/20/2012 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius, Gwaine
The Adventures of Merlin by syfygal reviews
*Previously named the Kindness of Kings!* A series of 'What if' one shots based on Merlin's adventures. Taking YOUR requests now. First chapter, AU on 5x10 - The Kindness of Strangers. What if... Arthur pursues Merlin after he sneaks away from camp and catches up with him, only to see the dreaded arrow stuck in the boy's side...
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 44 - Words: 101,807 - Reviews: 518 - Favs: 333 - Follows: 407 - Updated: 12/14/2014 - Published: 1/10/2013 - Merlin, Arthur
Leaving him behind by TheresMusicInMyEars reviews
For all those people who were ticked off when Merlin was left behind in the caves. What if the Diamair didn't completely heal Merlin and he was left all alone in the dark, by himself... When the knights left Merlin behind in the caves, they didn't realise just how big of an impact it would have.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 13 - Words: 25,127 - Reviews: 340 - Favs: 439 - Follows: 778 - Updated: 12/8/2014 - Published: 11/10/2012 - Merlin, Arthur
A Question of Unity by Alaia Skyhawk reviews
Shadows lurk beneath the golden glow of peace, and trouble stirs in the east of Albion. For when one foe ceases to cast their shadow, another will rise to take their place, and spur the call of Unity (Sequel to A Question of Decisions)#Season6#
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 24 - Words: 62,809 - Reviews: 523 - Favs: 385 - Follows: 540 - Updated: 12/3/2014 - Published: 2/21/2013 - Merlin, Arthur
Wedding Frame by Sydelle Rein reviews
As Arthur rides to Nemeth to join the festivities of Mithian's upcoming union, a member of her court is putting a plot into motion. Soon Arthur finds himself trapped inside his own mind and stirring up trouble between the two kingdoms against his will. Merlin stands as his only hope, unaware that while Arthur's actions are not his own, his mind is far from dormant. No Slash
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 12 - Words: 28,358 - Reviews: 194 - Favs: 121 - Follows: 131 - Updated: 11/26/2014 - Published: 5/20/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, Mithian - Complete
If I Could Turn Back Time by LFB72 reviews
"If you knew something bad was going to happen, wouldn't you try and stop it?" Merlin makes a final attempt to save his king. Now expanded into a three part story.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 13,150 - Reviews: 79 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 44 - Updated: 11/23/2014 - Published: 10/19/2014 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur - Complete
After by Mindshift reviews
It's been five years since the death of King Arthur and the disappearance of Merlin. Under the Queen's rule, magic is no longer outlawed. Albion is united and all is well. Or is it? Set in post-finale canon, Merlin struggles with finding his purpose after the prophesy was fulfilled. When darkness (and an old friend) returns to Camelot, Albion's need is greater then its ever been.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,466 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 22 - Updated: 11/9/2014 - Published: 10/2/2014
The curious case of Merlin and Morgana by kessilover reviews
Merlin and morgana wake up after the dreadful end of the war, to unfamiliar life. In which , they are helping Arthur rule Albion , not to mention the fact that they are married and expecting their first child. How will they cope with this life? Obviously mergana.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Mystery - Chapters: 19 - Words: 119,530 - Reviews: 418 - Favs: 218 - Follows: 310 - Updated: 11/5/2014 - Published: 2/28/2013 - [Morgana, Merlin] - Complete
Acceptance of Courage by misti4492 reviews
Sequel to To Trust Again but can be read without. Albion was thriving, a fact that left Merlin content and Arthur bored. Yet both were more than grateful for lasting peace. Of course, Camelot was not without its troubles. Not when a patrol, sent to a distant village, returned with a disturbing report. Someone had attacked them, or more specifically, someone was hunting sorcerers.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Mystery - Chapters: 5 - Words: 24,835 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 10/31/2014 - Published: 9/9/2014
To Be A King by JessieJay13 reviews
When Merlin discovers that his father was an estranged prince and he himself is now the only heir to the throne of a magical kingdom, he is forced to leave Camelot for the perils of a royal court. Will Merlin be able to win Arthur's favor again before Morgana launches an attack on a defenseless Camelot? Will he be able to defend his own kingdom at the same time or will all be lost?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 27 - Words: 131,655 - Reviews: 569 - Favs: 528 - Follows: 406 - Updated: 10/29/2014 - Published: 8/9/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, OC - Complete
The Coming of Magic by Gwenneth reviews
AU: After Camlann, Merlin's magic is no longer a secret, the Round Table knights, Arthur and Gwen know. Tag along as they get used to his magic, wade through all kinds of trouble and finally welcome Albion's Golden Age. Sequel to The Dawn of A New Day.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 7 - Words: 18,407 - Reviews: 100 - Favs: 185 - Follows: 327 - Updated: 10/23/2014 - Published: 7/15/2013 - Arthur, Merlin
For Destiny and Friendship by AMirroredImage reviews
"'I-I am your servant, till the day I die.' He grunted, readjusting his grip on his staff with one hand, while his right hand made contact with Arthur's armored chest. 'Long. Live. The King.' And with those words, Merlin's eye flashed gold." PART 1 in THE COMING OF ALBION TRILOGY. AU Alternate Ending to 5x13. No slash. Scarfic.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 6 - Words: 24,964 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 130 - Follows: 116 - Updated: 10/17/2014 - Published: 9/13/2014 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Shattered by Lynse reviews
Lies can destroy friendships, destroy lives. But sometimes, maintaining a lie is the only thing that can preserve everything. Sequel to Intentions.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 35 - Words: 162,687 - Reviews: 688 - Favs: 330 - Follows: 481 - Updated: 10/14/2014 - Published: 9/29/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Between a Rock and a Hard Place by LFB72 reviews
A visiting noble makes Arthur an offer he can't refuse, putting Merlin's secret in jeopardy. The warlock takes drastic action, risking his health and ability to respond when crisis strikes. Features, angst, whump, bromance and BAMF Merlin.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 12 - Words: 32,352 - Reviews: 384 - Favs: 275 - Follows: 245 - Updated: 10/4/2014 - Published: 7/5/2014 - Complete
A Second Chance by Anoirien89 reviews
Merlin is offered a second chance to try and fulfil Arthur's destiny by the Triple Goddess. When he is set back in time with only him knowing what had happened, can he avert fate and defy the prophecy? Set kind of post the series 5 finale, but then goes back in time. Epilogue is now up and the story complete! Thanks for reading!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Spiritual - Chapters: 23 - Words: 61,403 - Reviews: 158 - Favs: 124 - Follows: 166 - Updated: 9/26/2014 - Published: 1/10/2013 - Complete
The Isle of Elfrael by shelle-ma-belle reviews
Merlin has been told by so many people that save for his father and Kilgarrah all of the Dragons and Dragonlords perished during the Great Purge. But what if everyone was wrong? What if they had not perished but simply disappeared? What will happen when they finally choose to make contact with Merlin, one of their own? Set between S4 & S5. Rated T to be safe. I don't own Merlin.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 18 - Words: 35,265 - Reviews: 145 - Favs: 116 - Follows: 205 - Updated: 9/24/2014 - Published: 12/20/2012
A Universe Is Trapped Inside A Tear by MamzelleHermy reviews
What would happen if Gaius died before Leon and Percival rescues him? How would Merlin react and would his friends be abble to help him? AU to 4x13 Character death obviously. Last chapter now online.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 41 - Words: 65,167 - Reviews: 417 - Favs: 217 - Follows: 231 - Updated: 9/22/2014 - Published: 1/13/2012 - Merlin, Arthur, Hunith, Gwaine - Complete
Herb Picking and Other Dangerous Exploits by mamapranayama reviews
Trouble never ceases to find Merlin, even when he's doing the most ordinary things. A collection of stand alone one-shots, featuring tons of Merlin whump and bromance (sorry, no slash). Story #5: Merlin has made an enemy just by being given a job he never asked for. And now even tending to the horses is life-threatening.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 5 - Words: 36,981 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 123 - Updated: 9/16/2014 - Published: 10/14/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius
Finding the Light by Stealth Dragon reviews
A potential threat making its way to Camelot brings Arthur to Ealdor, but will what happened in the past stand in the way of Merlin and Arthur defeating this new danger? Sequel to Waiting in the Dark. Gen, friendship, no pairings.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 11 - Words: 31,664 - Reviews: 194 - Favs: 154 - Follows: 93 - Updated: 8/30/2014 - Published: 8/9/2014 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
This Cold Land by Emachinescat reviews
Raiders from the North attack Camelot, but plundering the coastal villages isn't all they want. They want the prince, but having never seen him before, accidentally grab the wrong man. While Arthur sets off on an impossible quest to find Merlin, the servant finds himself miles from home in frozen lands across the sea, the captive of brutal Vikings who think he's the prince.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Friendship - Chapters: 14 - Words: 48,031 - Reviews: 409 - Favs: 228 - Follows: 518 - Updated: 8/20/2014 - Published: 9/19/2012 - Merlin, Arthur
The More Things Change by wryter501 reviews
Having raised Aithusa in Ealdor for five years, Merlin the former druid is now ready to join his friends in Camelot and discover what destiny might have in store for all of them... Intermission collection of stories following seasons 1 and 2, A/U of Vortigern's Tower.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 24 - Words: 150,128 - Reviews: 161 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 44 - Updated: 8/19/2014 - Published: 6/15/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, Morgana - Complete
The Runemark- Gyre by April29Roses reviews
The Runemark appears for the first time, as Arthur and Merlin try to help a village that is under a perilous spell. A mysterious, unknown enemy and their own secrets threaten to tear apart their trust and friendship. Can Arthur find the strength within to believe what he cannot understand? This is the first in a four part story arc set in season 5. Rating may change.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 17 - Words: 34,257 - Reviews: 159 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 41 - Updated: 8/9/2014 - Published: 5/2/2014 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Penumbra 7- Nightfall in Winter by A. Farnese reviews
With the fall of Blackheath castle, Arthur and Merlin must ride north with the army to fight a war in the heart of winter. But every battle has its price, and Arthur finds that the cost of this one may be more than he can bear. Warnings: violence, some graphic content.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 20 - Words: 40,862 - Reviews: 108 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 35 - Updated: 7/22/2014 - Published: 6/1/2014 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Heart and Soul by Ocean Mint Leaves reviews
When Merlin and Gwen fail to return from a struggling village High King Arthur lives through his worst nightmare. Meanwhile, the Queen and the warlock face an unlikely foe. Golden Age AU. Family fluff/bonding abound.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,023 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 7/19/2014 - Published: 6/22/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere
Evil's Shadow by ForIHaveOvercomeTheWorld reviews
Sequel to Gathering Clouds. Something bad is coming and Merlin and Arthur are completely unprepared for it. Evil is going to throw everything it has at Merlin to make him break. Arthur is going to have to rescue Merlin from evil, but will he want to after he learns a certain secret? Remember, the darkest hour is just before the dawn. Contains whump. No slash. Kinda dark.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 7 - Words: 43,493 - Reviews: 181 - Favs: 176 - Follows: 303 - Updated: 7/2/2014 - Published: 9/22/2012 - Arthur, Merlin
To Trust Again by misti4492 reviews
Sequel to Loyal 'Til the End. Merlin knew the time drew near for his destiny fulfillment when Arthur began the steps to unite the kingdoms of Albion in peace; but with Morgana still out on the run and the hesitance for people to accept magic, it was all the Court Sorcerer could do to remain calm. Neither did it help that the ghost of his failures continued to haunt him.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Adventure - Chapters: 16 - Words: 108,265 - Reviews: 229 - Favs: 153 - Follows: 265 - Updated: 7/2/2014 - Published: 7/23/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Redemption by Corianna15 reviews
"He looked into his lord's eyes. He saw the hurt, anger and betrayal reflected in those blue orbs. He didn't know how to make it right, or if he would let him. As scared as he was, he knew, if his lord demanded his life, he would gladly give it." Another take on the events of the season 5 finale. A scene that keeps running though my head. SPOILERS 5x12 and 5x13
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 8,500 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 65 - Updated: 6/22/2014 - Published: 1/1/2013 - Complete
The Fox's Net by Aleithria reviews
When the screams of the dying invade Merlin's mind, something is stirring, and something is unearthed. [Reveal]
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Fantasy - Chapters: 24 - Words: 127,189 - Reviews: 388 - Favs: 418 - Follows: 434 - Updated: 6/22/2014 - Published: 11/15/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
A Question of Resolve by Alaia Skyhawk reviews
He'd chosen his path, and now he had to walk it, but it's going to take more than stubborn will to protect Arthur. What Merlin needs is true resolve #S2 fic, prequel to A Question of Motives#
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 34 - Words: 98,634 - Reviews: 374 - Favs: 269 - Follows: 315 - Updated: 6/15/2014 - Published: 9/4/2011 - Merlin, Arthur
Son of the Phoenix by Moon Fox reviews
Gwaine's noble heritage comes to light a few years after his death. He and Arthur are brought back to help save Camelot, but the changes they find are more than they anticipated. Will they even recognize Merlin? Stand-alone/sequel in my Shadow of the Goddess story-verse.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Family - Chapters: 13 - Words: 22,650 - Reviews: 73 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 19 - Updated: 6/12/2014 - Published: 5/23/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
Unrelenting Storm by Leather2Lace reviews
Held captive by her sister, Morgana is forced to witness the downfall of her father's kingdom as Morgause relentlessly tries to destroy the Pendragon legacy. Imprisoned for years, the rightful princess of Camelot is forced to endure her sister's sadistic cruelty along with her people all the while dreading that the people she loves will soon join her in their own personalized hell.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 29 - Words: 49,005 - Reviews: 92 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 72 - Updated: 6/12/2014 - Published: 2/17/2013 - [Morgana, Merlin] - Complete
Magic Waves by Gbean reviews
After ep 5x13. Magic has faded from the world, but when it returns, it takes technology by storm, leaving mass destruction behind. The world is plunged into modern-medieval age as technology dies. Merlin's wait is over as Arthur returns to restore peace to Albion. It's up to Merlin and Arthur to unite magic and technology. Same characters, New adventures.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Fantasy - Chapters: 35 - Words: 142,839 - Reviews: 388 - Favs: 273 - Follows: 275 - Updated: 6/11/2014 - Published: 2/10/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Shadow of the Goddess by Moon Fox reviews
The Samhain after Camlann, Merlin is lost in the woods, and in his mind, when the Goddess of the Old Religion comes to him inside a young woman who needs healing as much as he does. Seasonal Stories based on the Wheel of the Year and Merlin's personal journey before the return of his king. Merlin/Sefa
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Spiritual - Chapters: 23 - Words: 43,673 - Reviews: 102 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 13 - Updated: 5/23/2014 - Published: 10/3/2013 - Merlin, Sefa
How to Lose a Sword by Kitty O reviews
The problem was, there was a naked woman in Merlin's room. And that wasn't a problem in the way you might expect. Transformation!fic, crack!fic, no slash, may be continued. Set between series 4 and 5.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 7 - Words: 4,138 - Reviews: 129 - Favs: 97 - Follows: 186 - Updated: 5/23/2014 - Published: 1/13/2013 - Merlin
Offerings by Stealth Dragon reviews
A collection of answered requests, indulgences and ideas that tickle my fancy. All gen all the time. Ratings, warnings and characters will vary by story, but the rating will never go above T. Labeled complete since, technically, this is a collection of individual completed works.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 18 - Words: 57,296 - Reviews: 459 - Favs: 419 - Follows: 322 - Updated: 5/20/2014 - Published: 10/24/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Storm's Ahead by Aldryne21 reviews
Sometimes paths lead to the inevitable. Merlin discovers that when Kilgharrah arrives with a cryptic message and a rather blunt explanation. The dragon's terrible timing leads to many revelations and sends Merlin on a journey where he'll need friends and enemies, both old and new, to face the crossroad ahead... Alternative S5, reveal, friendship, now COMPLETE!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 26 - Words: 163,237 - Reviews: 246 - Favs: 194 - Follows: 225 - Updated: 5/9/2014 - Published: 3/14/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Artorius Blade by wryter501 reviews
The once and future court of Camelot has faced and defeated challenges of the 21st century. But will the past come back to haunt them? Merlin answers a plea for help from someone he knew years ago, while Arthur deals with a too-good-to-be-true offer from someone who wants Camelot's assets... all of them. Sequel to "A Once and Future Destiny" and "The Emrys Strain".
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 22 - Words: 125,134 - Reviews: 298 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 63 - Updated: 5/8/2014 - Published: 3/24/2014 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Once and Future King by AthosAtTanagra reviews
Inconsolable after the journey to Avalon, in the wake of the battle of Camlann, Merlin stumbles upon the chance to go back and change the past. Will he make the same mistakes or will he set the future right and see a free Camelot at Arthur's side? (5th season spoiler alert) This story picks up at the end of the series finale.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 22 - Words: 36,109 - Reviews: 154 - Favs: 134 - Follows: 115 - Updated: 5/5/2014 - Published: 3/1/2014 - [Merlin, OC] Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
The Valley of the Fallen Servant by GraceLilly reviews
AU to The Servant of Two Masters. What if the mercenaries found no use for the injured servant after the attack in the woods? What if they decided to leave Merlin behind instead of bringing him to Morgana? Short story with some bromance, worried Gaius and all the knights in action!
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 17,265 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 66 - Updated: 4/24/2014 - Published: 4/11/2014 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
A Once and Future Destiny by wryter501 reviews
Arthur stood as if frozen in time, as if the ceiling had dropped down, or he'd been hit over the head with a … tree branch, or… "Don't you know who I am?" he blurted. "Don't you remember me?" Merlin concluded shortly, "Nope." If Destiny has returned the once and future court of Camelot to the world, what does it mean that Merlin doesn't - or won't - remember them?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 16 - Words: 63,930 - Reviews: 281 - Favs: 304 - Follows: 162 - Updated: 4/15/2014 - Published: 11/27/2013 - Arthur, Leon, Merlin, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Hellfire by EmrysTheMerlin reviews
Lord James is a lord of higher standing with one very bad habit. He collects things he believes are beautiful. What will Arthur do when this lord with dubious intent sets his sights on Merlin?When Merlin goes missing on the lords last day in Camelot Arthur's in for quite the adventure if he wants to recover his servant intact.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 13 - Words: 13,952 - Reviews: 108 - Favs: 114 - Follows: 182 - Updated: 4/8/2014 - Published: 11/24/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Leon
The Riddle of Grief (Alternate ending for the Merlin finale) by Hunith's Spirit reviews
Alternate ending for the Merlin finale, 5x13 (The Diamond of the Day Pt 2). Focus on Merlin's POV and his emotions in the aftermath of things; trying to tie up ends the show left hanging loose and to provide a more satisfactory, unrushed conclusion than what the writers gave us. Spoilers for 5x13, naturally. Fair amount of angst and hurt/comfort. Can Merlin save his friend?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Fantasy - Chapters: 15 - Words: 107,414 - Reviews: 95 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 71 - Updated: 4/7/2014 - Published: 1/15/2013 - Merlin, Gaius, Leon, Arthur
Aftershocks by OpalandGold reviews
Morgana saves Uther after he is mortally wounded on Arthur's birthday. What causes her change of heart and where will it lead her, especially with the return of Tristan de Bois. Eventual Mergana, with a focus on her relationships with Arthur, Uther, and Gwen. Picks up at Season 4 episode 3 (The Wicked Day).
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 33 - Words: 137,766 - Reviews: 576 - Favs: 256 - Follows: 384 - Updated: 4/6/2014 - Published: 10/15/2012 - Morgana, Merlin
The Blood Potion by Veilwuarrah reviews
"Did you sense something?" The king asked, and Merlin looked at him frowning. "Sense something?" He was lost as to what Arthur was referring to. "Yes, you know.. sense something magical?" - Merlin has his doubts about reality when he wakes to find something very different about the world around him. Set after "The Dark Tower". Confusion; whump; dark; T for reason
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 19,762 - Reviews: 80 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 111 - Updated: 4/1/2014 - Published: 12/31/2012
All's Fair by Duchess Emma reviews
Morgana promises Merlin she'll keep his poisoning a secret. For a price. Can Merlin pay it? Will he succumb to Morgana's seductive tactics? Will she be able to keep herself aloof? It's a sexual battle of wills with only one winner. But what about hearts? All's fair in love and war...especially in the bedroom. In the margins of S3 and beyond, what trouble could these two get into?
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 33 - Words: 66,615 - Reviews: 941 - Favs: 465 - Follows: 643 - Updated: 3/31/2014 - Published: 7/2/2012 - Morgana, Merlin
The Uncertain Future by CarolynneRuth reviews
Sequel to Forgotten Lives. Six months have passed by and life is anything but normal despite Arthur wishing it were. Uther had his own plans for how his life should go and god help anyone who happened to get in his way. Plenty of friendship, adventure, angst and romance with a good dose of humor where needed. Lot's of favorite Merlin characters involved.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 49,628 - Reviews: 109 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 169 - Updated: 3/28/2014 - Published: 9/1/2013 - Merlin, Arthur
The Emrys Strain by wryter501 reviews
"I don't believe Mordred is the mastermind of the attack. Someone else is responsible. Someone with funding and connections…" The once and future court of Camelot is reconvened in the 21st Century, with new objectives... and new enemies. Sequel to A Once and Future Destiny.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 18 - Words: 83,969 - Reviews: 242 - Favs: 138 - Follows: 74 - Updated: 3/24/2014 - Published: 1/4/2014 - Arthur, Merlin, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine - Complete
The Day in Crystal by wryter501 reviews
I opened my eyes to see a tangle of blue-lit crystal. The future was beautiful, and it was terrible, and I could not allow it to come to pass, not like that. I knew what would happen, and I knew where to be. I knew what not to do. If this was my second chance, I was determined that Arthur would have one as well. A new direction for ep.5.13 "The Diamond of the Day".
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 5 - Words: 27,178 - Reviews: 58 - Favs: 98 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 3/22/2014 - Published: 3/2/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius, Morgana - Complete
Merlin Season 6 - The Return of Arthur by mia.jane.71 reviews
Following on from the end of series 5. Merlin meets Alba near the lake of Avalon. He discovers the truth about the triple Goddess and how part of her plans to destroy the world they have tried so hard to build. Can Merlin pay the necessary price for Arthur's life? There is a great evil waiting to be released and only the sorcerer and the king together can hope to defeat it.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 92 - Words: 218,376 - Reviews: 692 - Favs: 156 - Follows: 123 - Updated: 3/22/2014 - Published: 8/14/2013 - Arthur, Merlin, Gwen/Guinevere, Morgana - Complete
Empty Magic by Eggwonna reviews
Can Merlin and Arthur prove the prophecy wrong as they go to battle Morgana in Camlann - or will fate get the best of them? Maybe there are some things that no one can change, even with magic. Sequel to Chilled Magic.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Adventure - Chapters: 8 - Words: 11,095 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 49 - Updated: 3/19/2014 - Published: 1/22/2014 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Strength of Friendship by starglen reviews
This is a rewrite of S5 Finale, where Arthur lives to realise the Golden Age of Camelot and to return magic to the kingdom with the help of his closest friend and councillor, Merlin. However, the path to reach their ideals never runs smoothly as old and new enemies rise up to challenge the destiny of Albion.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Mystery - Chapters: 36 - Words: 160,967 - Reviews: 236 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 148 - Updated: 2/14/2014 - Published: 5/24/2013 - Arthur, Merlin, Gwen/Guinevere, Morgana - Complete
Royally Disired by wryter501 reviews
I opened my mouth to say, There can be no place for magic in Camelot, and found I couldn't. Here, in the sacred grove, my magic humming in my veins in tune to the life all around, much more than itself, I could not utter the lie. Accept magic? Or let Mordred die? Maybe the choice was a trap, and the trick was finding the right path. A new direction for episode 5.5 "The Disir".
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 2 - Words: 8,539 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 38 - Published: 2/12/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, Mordred - Complete
Remember Me by carinims01 reviews
"I want to tell you something I've never told you before... Thank you." It's been fifteen hundred years since those words were spoken, and his friend's deaths still weigh heavily on Merlin's mind. But after all those years of waiting, trying, suffering, they've finally returned. Not just Arthur, but all of them. Even Morgana. And something is horribly wrong. Future fic. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Friendship - Chapters: 26 - Words: 93,894 - Reviews: 514 - Favs: 402 - Follows: 392 - Updated: 1/21/2014 - Published: 7/25/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Chilled Magic by Eggwonna reviews
Merlin and Arthur weren't able to escape Morgana's men in 5x02. What will they do now that they've been captured and are being held in Morgana's snowy fortress? How long can Merlin keep his magic a secret?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 16 - Words: 23,479 - Reviews: 111 - Favs: 97 - Follows: 139 - Updated: 1/20/2014 - Published: 8/11/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Heart of Gold by CaptainOzone reviews
Bk3 of Prophesized. Camelot has slowly adjusted to their new Court Sorcerer and the freedom of magic, but prejudice hides in the darkest shadows, with treason and betrayal at its side. However, when Dark magic gets thrown into the mix and when the witch comes out to play... prejudice really is the least of their worries. Merlin!whump/BAMF; Arthur!whump.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 30 - Words: 206,389 - Reviews: 791 - Favs: 579 - Follows: 534 - Updated: 1/14/2014 - Published: 12/31/2011 - Merlin, Arthur, OC - Complete
The King and the Sorcerer by ILoveVampireDiaries reviews
Not happy with the series finale! My own story of the bromance between Arthur and Merlin that follows the storyline of the last episode and beyond, with a twist ending! Picks up the moment Arthur learns Merlin's secret.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 17 - Words: 17,522 - Reviews: 176 - Favs: 120 - Follows: 261 - Updated: 1/4/2014 - Published: 12/27/2012 - Arthur, Merlin
The Final Truth by LFB72 reviews
Arthur knew Merlin had a secret, and it was driving him mad. A botched attempt on the castle presents the king with a means of getting the answers he craves - but at what cost? Arthur's actions not only risk his servant's life, but all they have built. Contains: hurt/comfort, angst, and Merlin whump. Reveal fic.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 11 - Words: 31,126 - Reviews: 318 - Favs: 305 - Follows: 320 - Updated: 12/13/2013 - Published: 9/29/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Truth Behind Locked Doors by AMerlinMourner reviews
When Merlin is taken by Morgana, Arthur has no idea of the consequences it will have on Camelot. But when Morgana takes Camelot too, will Arthur be forced to see a side to Merlin he never knew about before? And can their friendship ever be the same? Reveal fic. A bit of Merlin whump and Arthur whump. AU from the end of 5x11.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 18 - Words: 46,944 - Reviews: 284 - Favs: 178 - Follows: 362 - Updated: 12/9/2013 - Published: 1/22/2013 - Arthur, Merlin
Restoration by CarolynneRuth reviews
A modern day fic. After the accident Arthur was but a former shadow of himself. Damaged. Broken. He never thought he would find friendship or even the true meaning of love. Because who could now ever love him like this? Romance. Friendship. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 8 - Words: 36,167 - Reviews: 108 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 44 - Updated: 12/7/2013 - Published: 10/9/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Bound by Fate by Aramina16 reviews
Sequel to Morgana's Servant. AU. Set after season 4, but before season 5. Explicit. Redemption fic. Some Arwen. Camelot rejoices as it's most dangerous foe is captured and put in chains, but Merlin is finding himself drawn to her once again. Magic calls to magic and they are each other's destiny. Complete.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 54 - Words: 318,344 - Reviews: 1078 - Favs: 347 - Follows: 328 - Updated: 12/5/2013 - Published: 12/4/2012 - Morgana, Merlin - Complete
Another's Favor by ebhg reviews
To fortify Nemeth's ties with Camelot after his rescue, Rodor offers Mithian's hand to the one man Arthur respects above all others. For power comes not with rank, but from one's connections. AU from Another's Sorrow, taking Series 5 where I wish it had actually gone. AKA, Where the Heck was Magic and Albion When I Wanted Them!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 24 - Words: 171,489 - Reviews: 534 - Favs: 539 - Follows: 266 - Updated: 12/1/2013 - Published: 8/17/2013 - Merlin, Mithian - Complete
Broken Servant by Ernil i Pheriannath reviews
Merlin has a tragic accident, leaving him unable to perform his duties as Arthur's manservant. Broken and feeling useless Arthur helps him back on the road to recovery. But will he ever be the Merlin he used to be, and will be ever be able to live up to his destiny? Merlin whump and BAMF!Merlin in later chapters.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 13 - Words: 17,922 - Reviews: 139 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 194 - Updated: 11/30/2013 - Published: 8/8/2013 - Merlin, Arthur
Home by Kitty O reviews
Merlin's returned after two years, but not in a state that anyone expected. But home isn't really home again until everyone can come to terms with the way it all ended.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 7 - Words: 13,113 - Reviews: 115 - Favs: 73 - Follows: 178 - Updated: 11/27/2013 - Published: 9/3/2013 - Merlin, Gwen/Guinevere, Percival
The Seventh Arrow by GraceLilly reviews
Another hunting trip goes wrong leaving Merlin and Arthur in a life threatening situation. A powerful enemy strikes again, bringing fear and desperation upon Camelot. Join a new adventure and reveal the secrets of the legendary Seventh Arrow! Set in season 4.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 20,063 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 11/20/2013 - Published: 11/2/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Clarity by DakotaBeor reviews
(AU of Series 5 Ep's 9&10) Finna sacrificed herself for the greater cause, She didnt expect Morgana to notice the trail of blood up to the roof and to where Emrys was slowly slipping away. What will Morgana do? How will Arthur react? when all becomes clear.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 7 - Words: 15,043 - Reviews: 74 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 181 - Updated: 11/19/2013 - Published: 1/18/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Mordred, Gwaine
Forbrecan ond gestrician by stormus reviews
A year has passed since Camlann and the loss of Arthur, and Guinevere has settled into her role as sole ruler of Camelot. Magic has returned to the Kingdom, and the people are at peace. But more was lost with Arthur's death than the man himself. For the past year, something else has been missing from Camelot. A situation that may soon be remedied.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 11,453 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 11/15/2013 - Published: 11/14/2013 - Gwen/Guinevere, Leon, Percival, Merlin - Complete
Overheard by hujwernoo reviews
The knights, Arthur and Gwen are planning a surprise for Merlin...only to overhear a shocking conversation between Merlin and Agravaine. Spoilers up to 4x02, really just an excuse to write out a plot bunny I had. Inspired by 'Poison Truth' by Lovable Loner. Warning: Brief but graphic violence. Last chapter AND epilogue are up!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 36 - Words: 43,093 - Reviews: 1331 - Favs: 1,329 - Follows: 1,013 - Updated: 11/14/2013 - Published: 5/31/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Agravaine - Complete
Love's Labyrinth by Moon Fox reviews
Destiny kept pulling them apart, it will take the strength of a dragon to bring them together. Merlin / Mithian, steamy romance with some mental angst.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Fantasy - Chapters: 4 - Words: 9,035 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 18 - Updated: 11/10/2013 - Published: 11/7/2013 - [Merlin, Mithian] - Complete
Intentions by Lynse reviews
Sorcery is banned in Camelot, so Arthur can't fathom why anyone would seek the sorcerer Emrys within the castle walls. That would mean he's unwittingly harbouring a sorcerer, and that's ridiculous. Isn't it? (No slash; possible reveal fic) Sequel posted.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 14 - Words: 62,209 - Reviews: 498 - Favs: 565 - Follows: 423 - Updated: 11/9/2013 - Published: 2/20/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Bound Together by caldera32 reviews
Merlin and Arthur are captured and forced to fight together in a tournament of questionable nature. Occurs after "Patient Zero" but can stand alone. Features Bamf Merlin and Arthur as well as whump, of course
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 54 - Words: 65,137 - Reviews: 766 - Favs: 394 - Follows: 447 - Updated: 11/8/2013 - Published: 10/2/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Master of Time: Slave of Destiny by jaqtkd reviews
Arthur is dead and Merlin is convinced he's failed in his task. But the warlock is not ready to give up, quite convinced that he can change history. Convinced that this isn't the end. A reworking of my first fanfiction, 'The Stone of Time' incorporating all my thoughts and head-canons about the show and paving the way for my first reincarnation story. Complete.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 10 - Words: 21,805 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 44 - Updated: 11/3/2013 - Published: 10/2/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius - Complete
Iron Grip by Sydelle Rein reviews
Gwaine may be known for his tavern brawls and his willingness to prank his fellow knights, but he is nothing if not loyal. So when Merlin begins acting strangely, Gwaine goes to great lengths to figure out what's wrong, unaware of just what he will uncover in the process: blackmail, plots, danger, and a dark secret hanging over the head of his best friend like an axe. No slash
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 21 - Words: 54,021 - Reviews: 827 - Favs: 771 - Follows: 796 - Updated: 11/2/2013 - Published: 6/23/2012 - Merlin, Gwaine - Complete
In the Hand of Darkness by April29Roses reviews
Morgana sets a trap for Arthur, but Merlin pays the price, revealing his magic in the process. Caught in a torturous spell, Merlin struggles to live while Arthur deals with his feelings of betrayal and the looming threat of another attack by Morgana. This is a reveal/whump story, set a few weeks after Season 4; told from a double point of view. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 21 - Words: 28,809 - Reviews: 236 - Favs: 192 - Follows: 170 - Updated: 11/1/2013 - Published: 9/6/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
Remember Our Future by jaqtkd reviews
Merlin decides to cast a spell on Morgana but, inevitably, it does not go to plan. Written to celebrate 400 followers on Tumblr and inspired by the prompts I was given. Set after 4x11 and set to go AU.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,413 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 10/27/2013 - Published: 10/23/2013 - [Merlin, Morgana] - Complete
Dreams of Pale White Flames by Veilwuarrah reviews
"It started with the dreams; of flames curiously white." Merlin knows it means something, but he doesn't know what... yet. (Mystery; minor whump; 'T' for now..[Mature Content] in later chapters; pre-S05;)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,319 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 10/15/2013 - Published: 6/21/2013
I'll Be by Valkyriexx reviews
"She means everything to me... I can't lose her; not now." "We'll get her back, Merlin. I promise." It's been two years since Merlin returned, but Morgana is stirring once more. With both his heart, and his destiny on the line, Merlin will have to find the courage to face her one last time. Sequel to "Against All Odds" No slash! I don't own Merlin!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 13 - Words: 20,461 - Reviews: 179 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 130 - Updated: 10/1/2013 - Published: 1/9/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Burning Amidst an Ocean by LFB72 reviews
Merlin is tricked, putting himself in danger, and it is up to Arthur to save him. With Merlin weak and vulnerable, will Arthur have it in him to care for his servant? What secrets will he discover? Contains Merlin whump, sick!Merlin, angst and bromance .
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 11 - Words: 25,779 - Reviews: 185 - Favs: 227 - Follows: 178 - Updated: 9/29/2013 - Published: 5/9/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The resemblance by Veilwuarrah reviews
Uther recognizes someone in Merlin's features, and he's furious. Oh, he is extremely furious. Arthur has to drag Merlin out of his father's grasp, but what will the after-effects be when one is pushed beyond his limits? Does destiny help or does it just weigh one down? - Season 2 - before finale. Whump, angst WARNING. Violence, torture.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 33 - Words: 31,912 - Reviews: 559 - Favs: 157 - Follows: 367 - Updated: 9/22/2013 - Published: 2/16/2013
The Ending by sketchAvolie reviews
Merlin's magic is revealed and there are forces working against him and the creation of Albion. Follows the story of Merlin, Arthur, and some of the knights surrounding them after Merlin's secret is revealed. Canon up to 5x06, *SPOILER* acknowledges the death, not explicitly, of a knight in 5x06. Many more chapters to come.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 48 - Words: 57,150 - Reviews: 849 - Favs: 436 - Follows: 560 - Updated: 9/20/2013 - Published: 11/25/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Frozen Waters by Narlth reviews
Hypothermia's pretty easy to catch when you fall though the ice. Set between 4x02 and 4x03. Cover by MagicGirl41 on the Heart of Camelot.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 8 - Words: 16,880 - Reviews: 106 - Favs: 172 - Follows: 183 - Updated: 9/14/2013 - Published: 7/11/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Elyan - Complete
Hidden truth by Aerist reviews
The princess from Brenna flees towards camelot, hoping to find peace and safety with new and old friends. But she brings secrets and danger that will have lasting affects on everyones lives even more so to Merlin . Set after S4 . Merlin/OC,No slash, rated T to be safe mild language,violence and implied adult content in later chapters
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 15 - Words: 26,747 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 9/13/2013 - Published: 12/26/2012 - Merlin - Complete
Forgotten Lives by CarolynneRuth reviews
Merlin had given up on Albion ever happening. But then surprising events began to take place and familiar faces returned, even if they didn't have any memories of Camelot or who they once were but one could only live in hope. A reincarnation fic, except for Merlin because well Merlin had always been around, and far longer than he cared to admit. No slash. Friendship. Some romance.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 28 - Words: 190,250 - Reviews: 540 - Favs: 327 - Follows: 268 - Updated: 9/1/2013 - Published: 2/26/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
When Blue Was Gold by MoonMargaret reviews
Merlin is the most powerful warlock to ever walk the earth...but even he is not immune to sorcery. When all of the sorcerers in the area are enchanted to attack Arthur and Camelot, can Merlin hold onto himself? Or is he the most dangerous of them all? A continuation of a reveal fic from my series "In Media Res." Can be read without "In Media Res."
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Suspense/Friendship - Chapters: 6 - Words: 33,502 - Reviews: 239 - Favs: 201 - Follows: 352 - Updated: 8/30/2013 - Published: 2/5/2013 - Arthur, Merlin
The Tricoloured Dragon by jaqtkd reviews
The English King Uther is determined to bring Pagan Wales under his control and offers an alliance to the most reasonable of their princes. Balinor accepts his offer instantly and even offers a son and a ward to the king as security. It all seems far too good to be true. (Warning: Some nudity and minor adult themes in-line with this T rating)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 17 - Words: 52,245 - Reviews: 207 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 119 - Updated: 8/17/2013 - Published: 8/1/2013 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Trapped by Ernil i Pheriannath reviews
While out running an errand, Merlin and Arthur are injured and trapped in a deep ravine. Will they manage to escape and survive when concealed from all searching with the forest swarming with bandits. Lots of angst and bromance. With Camelot lost will the pair be able to save it or will Merlin have to take drastic measures?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 16 - Words: 23,411 - Reviews: 128 - Favs: 137 - Follows: 181 - Updated: 7/31/2013 - Published: 3/16/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Queen's Fool by Veilwuarrah reviews
Queen Annis finds Merlin running for his life in the woods, but discovers there's something horribly wrong, once she takes him back to her castle, and learns he doesn't know where Arthur is, or who he is.. Merlin faces a tough decision. (whump, Set after S05E02)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 22,723 - Reviews: 118 - Favs: 96 - Follows: 214 - Updated: 7/30/2013 - Published: 11/10/2012
Cry Of The Prophets by Ocean Mint Leaves reviews
When Albion cries out under the strain of war and famine, Arthur Pendragon rises from the depths of Avalon. Fifteen long years after his demise the Once and Future King returns to his people. Post 5x13. No Slash.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 23,381 - Reviews: 136 - Favs: 126 - Follows: 217 - Updated: 7/24/2013 - Published: 1/18/2013 - Arthur, Merlin
Loyal 'Til the End by misti4492 reviews
Camelot had fallen. Morgana was queen. Arthur knew these facts, but nothing worried him more than Merlin. Merlin, with golden eyes, captured during the attack, and who held dangerous knowledge of the elusive Emrys. Time was running out until Morgana found Emrys and went after Arthur. The King could only hope they could retake Camelot in time. Before his servant broke.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Adventure - Chapters: 18 - Words: 108,156 - Reviews: 484 - Favs: 578 - Follows: 426 - Updated: 7/23/2013 - Published: 2/1/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Fighting Fate by monkey76 reviews
Post 5x03. "Merlin's eyes were wide with pain. 'Arthur,' he gasped. He brought his hands to the sword's hilt in a weak attempt to push it away. 'I am so sorry,' Arthur said, driving the sword deeper." Determined to save Merlin's life, Arthur and the knights set off on a quest to change the future. Reveal. Friendship. Whump.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 20 - Words: 53,173 - Reviews: 394 - Favs: 572 - Follows: 438 - Updated: 7/22/2013 - Published: 2/23/2013 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
The Fear of Water by caldera32 reviews
Merlin cares for an animal and receives something he never would have wanted in return.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 6 - Words: 6,059 - Reviews: 117 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 70 - Updated: 7/20/2013 - Published: 7/15/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
The Dawn of A New Day by Gwenneth reviews
After Camlann, Merlin rushes to save Arthur with the help of an old friend. The challenges continue for the two as they return to Camelot. Will include a larger-scale Camelot reveal, Aithusa and more! SPOILERS 5.13. AU.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 10 - Words: 29,960 - Reviews: 173 - Favs: 288 - Follows: 260 - Updated: 7/16/2013 - Published: 12/29/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
At Her Mercy by FireyIce107 reviews
A rewrite of "Bound to Her Will." I think this ones better When Merlin makes the mistake of following Morgana, he finds himself in a terrible situation. Completely at the mercy of Morgana. And Morgana isn't going to make life easy for him. Tossed in a dungeon, Merlin will be subjected to pain and horror as Morgana tries to bring him to the dark side. Warning:Torture, Mergana
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 16 - Words: 24,755 - Reviews: 124 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 61 - Updated: 7/7/2013 - Published: 7/2/2012 - [Morgana, Merlin] - Complete
Past, Present, Future by carinims01 reviews
Sequel to 'What Happens.' Not two weeks after the ban is lifted, Merlin is transported -by accident- twelve years into the future. Reacquainted with old friends, he learns he's been missing, presumed dead, for twelve years to the day he was transported. Now, faced with more problems than he can deal with, he has to find a way home, before something goes terribly wrong. No Slash.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 17 - Words: 83,789 - Reviews: 252 - Favs: 181 - Follows: 241 - Updated: 7/4/2013 - Published: 8/3/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Breathe by Stealth Dragon reviews
Merlin saves the day - yet again - when he manages to get an injured Arthur and knights to safety. But Merlin's troubles are far from over when an investigation into what had happened to the king and knights leaves him in a bad way, and now it's Arthur and Gwaine's turn to be there for him. Gen, friendship.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,016 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 595 - Follows: 75 - Published: 7/4/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
All Our Secrets by jaqtkd reviews
The untold Merlin/Morgana story. This fic shows their interactions 'behind the scenes' whilst still following the canon story line. We all saw those looks, didn't we? Felt there was rather more going on than the show let us see? Here's the subplot the BBC couldn't show on Saturday tea-time TV. (Book cover by Erin 'whenthestormisthrough')
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 20 - Words: 52,136 - Reviews: 239 - Favs: 142 - Follows: 139 - Updated: 7/4/2013 - Published: 2/17/2013 - Morgana, Merlin - Complete
Flipping the Coin, Part 2 of Coins by Moon Fox reviews
Merlin and Gwaine are sent on an adventure to discover their past and stay one step ahead of Morgana. Fearing for them, Arthur and the other knights set out to find them, but soon discover much more than they bargained for. Alt version Season 5. Sequel to "Two Sides of the Coin" Angst, Adventure, BAMF, Bromance, Redemption, Twists on Arthurian Legends.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 30 - Words: 52,256 - Reviews: 246 - Favs: 246 - Follows: 148 - Updated: 6/23/2013 - Published: 10/30/2012 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
Into Hell, Prieddu Annwn Part 5 of Coins by Moon Fox reviews
Merlin and the knights have literally walked into the mouth of hell in a final bid to save Arthur from the poison of Mordred's blade. Morgana must try to hold things together against the self-proclaimed Dragon-King. Angst, horror, fantasy, Twists on Arthurian legends.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Suspense - Chapters: 21 - Words: 65,083 - Reviews: 210 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 6/22/2013 - Published: 5/13/2013 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
The Shadows I Live With Are Numberless by Ddiwerth reviews
When life becomes too much for Merlin, can Arthur and his friends save him from himself? WARNING: Graphic imagery and sensitive issues.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 26 - Words: 165,941 - Reviews: 612 - Favs: 431 - Follows: 380 - Updated: 6/3/2013 - Published: 9/12/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Recrudesce by Elfpen reviews
When the King of Camelot and his Court Sorcerer are driven fifteen years into their own past by enemies come beyond the grave, even Emrys isn't sure what to do. The duo must enlist the help of their past selves to return home alive. Time travel. Gen fic.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 27 - Words: 82,663 - Reviews: 601 - Favs: 537 - Follows: 472 - Updated: 6/1/2013 - Published: 2/17/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Hollow Queen, Earnest Servant by caldera32 reviews
Daegal did not lie, and neither did Merlin. An AU of 5x08 that continues on into an altered 5x09.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 33 - Words: 30,630 - Reviews: 408 - Favs: 192 - Follows: 156 - Updated: 5/25/2013 - Published: 1/10/2013 - Merlin, Daegal, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Whirlwind Tour by caldera32 reviews
Normally he would simply roll over and try to eke out a few more moments of recumbence; but then, normally his window didn't explode as his shutters were torn out of the frame.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Adventure - Chapters: 5 - Words: 4,703 - Reviews: 76 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 32 - Updated: 5/24/2013 - Published: 5/22/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Invasion by Sparrows Magician reviews
"Merlin what if-" - "Don't, we will be fine." His eyes shoot to his High Advisor. "Gwaine." - "It will be alright." Gwaine ushers her out, and the last look she sees on her husband's face…is dishonesty. Sequal to "Unwelcomed Arrangements"
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,256 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 8 - Published: 5/6/2013 - Morgana, Merlin - Complete
A Thin Line by Duchess Emma reviews
Merlin and Morgana wake up handcuffed together in Cenred's dungeon. They have to put their hatred aside and work together to get out of this predicament. Will Merlin finally admit his magic? It's a thin line between love and hate. Very thin.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 31 - Words: 67,065 - Reviews: 800 - Favs: 633 - Follows: 748 - Updated: 4/23/2013 - Published: 1/17/2012 - Merlin, Morgana
Growing secrets by Veilwuarrah reviews
Struggling with a worsening illness, while trying to keep Arthur from being lured out of Camelot by some mysterious guests, Merlin realizes through his hallucinations, that he might be in for more then he can handle alone. (Is Camelot really haunted or only he is?) Between S04E02-03(whump, mystery, slow buildup, dark)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 21 - Words: 33,125 - Reviews: 133 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 139 - Updated: 4/20/2013 - Published: 9/12/2012
A Very Bad Day by LFB72 reviews
Merlin wakes up in an odd place, at an odd time with no recollection of how he got there. He struggles with the rest of his day but things keep going wrong and even his magic seems against him. Those around, him seem obvious to his troubles and progressively worsening state. Will they notice his torment before it's too late! Contains, Merlin Whump, Sick!Merlin and Angst.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 5 - Words: 3,904 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 4/11/2013 - Published: 4/7/2013 - Merlin - Complete
Against All Odds by Valkyriexx reviews
After the arrival of a new Knight in Camelot, Merlin suddenly finds himself alone and afraid. Frightened and in the hands of some of the most brutal men alive, he must find it within himself to trust again if he's going to survive. And maybe, just maybe, he'll find what he's been missing along the way. No slash! Reveal!fic Merlin!Whump. I don't own Merlin.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 27 - Words: 53,347 - Reviews: 571 - Favs: 382 - Follows: 365 - Updated: 4/8/2013 - Published: 8/11/2012 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
A Fair Deal by all-in-time reviews
Another divergence from the episode 4.06 Servant of Two Masters. Darkish. Merlin is captured. Emrys is revealed in dreams. Morgana can put two and two together. A fair duel is agreed on. No lies, no disguises this time. Angsty. Merlin/Morgana. Multi-chapter. Completed.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 30 - Words: 60,587 - Reviews: 263 - Favs: 180 - Follows: 142 - Updated: 4/1/2013 - Published: 9/2/2012 - Merlin, Morgana - Complete
Ring of Ice by caldera32 reviews
Merlin is immediately suspicious of a visiting noble- little does he know the man also has eyes on the servant.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Horror - Chapters: 33 - Words: 27,568 - Reviews: 366 - Favs: 189 - Follows: 126 - Updated: 3/28/2013 - Published: 3/7/2013 - Merlin - Complete
Of Twisted Morals and Human Weaponry by BeyondTheStorm reviews
One month. It had been one month since Merlin had disappeared. When Arthur set out to find his missing servant, he hadn't had much of a plan, but he's pretty sure that getting kidnapped and being held for ransom by a morally imbalanced weapons dealer hadn't been part of it. *Friendship, no slash, eventual magic reveal*
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 26 - Words: 149,662 - Reviews: 1272 - Favs: 849 - Follows: 647 - Updated: 3/28/2013 - Published: 9/18/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Beyond Recall by laurajslr reviews
After a terrible accident, Merlin is left with no memory of his time in Camelot. Separated from Arthur and all who could tell him who he is, Merlin tries to piece together his life and his loyalties. But loyalties can be influenced; lives can take very different paths to the ones they were destined for. And a lost sorcerer is a very powerful and useful weapon to have.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 30 - Words: 136,668 - Reviews: 865 - Favs: 491 - Follows: 388 - Updated: 3/19/2013 - Published: 10/30/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Where Are We Going From Here? by Moon Fox reviews
10 years after Merlin sent Arthur's body to Avalon comes the day that was promised by the prophets and the rise of the Once and Future King. Canon/historical pairings and influence. No slash (Completely ignoring the final scene of Merlin, spoilers for 5.13)
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,323 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 15 - Published: 3/18/2013 - Merlin - Complete
Now and Again by carinims01 reviews
'A week. That's how long it took for Merlin's whole world to change around him. One week.' A sorceress attacks Camelot and when trying to defend his family, Gaius is mortally wounded. Now Merlin and Arthur's relationship lay shattered at their feet and they must slowly pick up the pieces -with a little help from their father figure. Post S4. No slash. Reveal fic.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,990 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 81 - Follows: 20 - Published: 3/5/2013 - Merlin, Arthur
Square Peg Round Hole by Alice I reviews
Something has been bothering Merlin, and Arthur wants to know what it is. On a trip meant to discover what is ailing Merlin, Arthur learns more than he bargained for. Note that all of my stories are Friendship only - NO SLASH!
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 23 - Words: 89,814 - Reviews: 566 - Favs: 503 - Follows: 665 - Updated: 2/24/2013 - Published: 11/26/2009 - Arthur, Merlin
Selective Blindness by CynicAlb reviews
"I haven't really been hiding for a long time you've just been too blind to see what's right in front of you." Merlin decides its time for Arthur to see the truth.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 17 - Words: 35,486 - Reviews: 299 - Favs: 260 - Follows: 365 - Updated: 2/23/2013 - Published: 6/9/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
A Destiny, A Warlock and a King: AU Series Ending by bluespiritgal reviews
SPOILERS! AU ending to Season 5 Final Episode. Can Merlin really accept Arthur's fate? My version of how I hoped the series might have ended. Give it a try, you just might like it :) Lots of bromance with a little adventure thrown in. No slash. Chapter 9 FINAL CHAP is now up. Story complete! Enjoy! And reviews would be greatly appreciated.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 9 - Words: 28,851 - Reviews: 120 - Favs: 163 - Follows: 103 - Updated: 2/12/2013 - Published: 12/29/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Dragon's Mark by Stealth Dragon reviews
A band of renegade druids kidnap Merlin in order to use a dragonlord gift he never knew he had against Camelot, and end up releasing the dragon within. Gen, friendship.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 16 - Words: 47,702 - Reviews: 376 - Favs: 432 - Follows: 185 - Updated: 2/12/2013 - Published: 1/26/2013 - Merlin, The Great Dragon/Kilgharrah - Complete
Memories are contrary things by Angustias reviews
Merlin stared back at Arthur, confusion and a little bit of fear clouding his face, before whispering, "Who are you?" And just like that Arthur's heart dropped straight out of his chest.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 9 - Words: 11,740 - Reviews: 185 - Favs: 140 - Follows: 178 - Updated: 2/7/2013 - Published: 1/9/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
A Path to Insanity by brownpaperbags reviews
The third story in the Trust of a King arc. Camelot is just beginning to recover from the demon war, but Arthur and Merlin's journey is just beginning. Arthur faces insanity and must journey to a dimension unlike anything he has ever seen to free himself from madness. Will Merlin and his king prevail or will Arthur's paranoia kill them both? Please Read and Review!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Adventure - Chapters: 9 - Words: 35,672 - Reviews: 61 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 99 - Updated: 2/6/2013 - Published: 11/2/2012 - Arthur, Merlin
Friends of the Hollow Queen by YourGuardianAngel08 reviews
What if Arthur had gone after Merlin in the Hollow Queen? How would the king have reacted to what really happened to his friend? Would he have been able to deal with the poisoning? Merlin whump, protective Arthur. SPOILERS for The Hollow Queen, but AU timeline and slight reference to the previews for next week.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 6 - Words: 16,689 - Reviews: 98 - Favs: 257 - Follows: 222 - Updated: 1/31/2013 - Published: 11/25/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Of Walls and Scars by Sydelle Rein reviews
Sequel to On Shaky Ground! As an army of sorcerers marches on Camelot, Merlin scrambles to come up with a defense strategy. In the meantime: Arthur, newly enlightened about the identity of the mysterious "Emrys," finds hiding his knowledge a little more difficult than he originally anticipated. No slash, as always
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 23 - Words: 55,000 - Reviews: 1021 - Favs: 1,066 - Follows: 899 - Updated: 1/29/2013 - Published: 1/7/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Disillusionment by sfsf reviews
This is what happens when Merlin is lost. This is why destinies are never simple. - Reveal fic. Set after Series 4.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 23 - Words: 134,205 - Reviews: 881 - Favs: 556 - Follows: 470 - Updated: 1/15/2013 - Published: 6/12/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
In Deep Water by Niphrehdil reviews
It occured to Arthur - Merlin hadn't been lying. He really couldn't hold his breath as long as Arthur could.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 13 - Words: 57,294 - Reviews: 532 - Favs: 601 - Follows: 409 - Updated: 12/30/2012 - Published: 11/13/2012 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Holly Leaves by CaptainOzone reviews
"When I first heard about your magic, Merlin, my opinions of you did not change. They solidified, and I saw more truth to what I had observed than I ever had before." Merthian AU. Set post-5x04. Post-Reveal. Rated high T for suggestive content in final chapter. Special thank you to ErinNovelist for the book cover!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 5 - Words: 34,160 - Reviews: 138 - Favs: 285 - Follows: 104 - Updated: 12/28/2012 - Published: 12/24/2012 - Mithian, Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Sickness of the Soul by Loopstagirl reviews
He thought that he had used enough magic to cure himself of the poison before returning to Camelot. But a few days later, and Merlin realises that he was wrong. Spoilers for 5x08.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,897 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 276 - Follows: 75 - Published: 12/27/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Arthur's Quest by Avi8 reviews
This is my re-writing of what I think should have happened in Series 5 Episode 3. It begins the same as the tv show, but have patience! Arthur meets a dying sorceress who gives him a prophecy which will lead to Arthur searching for the mysterious Emrys.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 7 - Words: 23,267 - Reviews: 85 - Favs: 107 - Follows: 87 - Updated: 12/24/2012 - Published: 12/18/2012 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
The Aftermath by carinims01 reviews
"The prophets did not lie, for there, Arthur will meet his end, upon that mighty plain." Arthur Pendragon's death has always been marked out for him, even if he didn't know it, and Merlin, his friend and brother, the man who would easily give his life for Arthur, couldn't stop Destiny from fulfilling her deadly prophecy. Arthur fell. Can Merlin still save him? *No Slash. Reveal.*
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 17,309 - Reviews: 84 - Favs: 98 - Follows: 78 - Updated: 12/19/2012 - Published: 12/12/2012 - Merlin, Arthur
All The King's Horses And All The King's Men by QueenMegaera reviews
"Rumours" part II. (Slowly being edited) King Arthur and Queen Guinevere are loved by the people, The Knights of The Round Table are becoming legends, and the king's manservant is stumbling his way through Camelot as always. The King is on his throne and all is well. Until the rumours start ... (A/M)
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 62 - Words: 146,615 - Reviews: 1174 - Favs: 827 - Follows: 730 - Updated: 12/6/2012 - Published: 5/2/2011 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Redemption by DakotaBeor reviews
SEQUEL TO REGRETS When Morgana discovers Merlin's secrets, she plans an attack on the closest thing to Camelot to claim her throne once and for all. Only this time.. there is no cheating death. Merlin!WHUMP, Arthur!Whump
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 5 - Words: 9,062 - Reviews: 79 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 124 - Updated: 11/30/2012 - Published: 5/23/2012 - Merlin, Arthur
Revealed Truths by Jester of Fortune reviews
Following the events of Hidden Truths, Arthur and the knights travel to Nemeth's aid, while Merlin struggles against overwhelming odds to keep the king safe. Will he succeed or will the dream of Albion crumble to dust? No slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Angst - Chapters: 22 - Words: 32,900 - Reviews: 188 - Favs: 118 - Follows: 114 - Updated: 11/29/2012 - Published: 10/25/2012 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
A Fresh Perspective by dr4g0ngrl reviews
De-aged!Merlin, Caring!Arthur, Caring!Knights, Reveal!Fic. If that doesn't say it all, Merlin is turned into a child by ex-druids bent on raising "Emrys" to be their weapon to free magic. Plot is actually just an excuse to write Merlin-as-a-kid fluff. SPOILERS for S4. Set during S4, after episode #whatever, when Elyan is ... you know.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Humor - Chapters: 14 - Words: 62,562 - Reviews: 540 - Favs: 2,095 - Follows: 610 - Updated: 11/26/2012 - Published: 9/3/2012 - Merlin - Complete
Morgana's Servant by Aramina16 reviews
In 4x06 before Morgana sent Merlin after Arthur she had another use for the Fomori in her hovel. "You will pleasure me. Utterly and Entirely." Slightly Dark!Merlin. Warning: Explicit. Prequel to Bound By Fate
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,985 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 172 - Follows: 61 - Updated: 11/25/2012 - Published: 11/20/2012 - Merlin, Morgana - Complete
An Unexpected Job by jaqtkd reviews
Merlin finds himself in an alternative Camelot which appears to be a much happier place. However, he quickly realises that being a servant in this world has unique problems of its own, and that it's his destiny to bring back magic here too. Literally!
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Fantasy/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 69,735 - Reviews: 232 - Favs: 225 - Follows: 126 - Updated: 11/23/2012 - Published: 12/19/2011 - Merlin, Morgana - Complete
A Royal Wedding by mollrach13 reviews
When Mithian decides to stay on in Camelot after King Arthur's wedding she never expects the string of events that come after, leading her to her love and her place in this web called 'Destiny'. Post Season 4. Merlin/Mithian.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 21 - Words: 38,764 - Reviews: 373 - Favs: 314 - Follows: 174 - Updated: 11/16/2012 - Published: 10/28/2012 - Merlin, Mithian - Complete
Fate Keeps Us Apart by WhiteFires reviews
Book Two of "The Road to Camlann" - Trouble will soon arise in Camelot, so Morgana and Elaine return to the citadel, and despite their past Merlin and Morgana find themselves close friends. But fate seems set to tear them apart, especially when a certain druid turns up in the forest. - PLEASE READ PROFILE BEFORE REVIEWING OR SENDING A PM
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Suspense - Chapters: 17 - Words: 39,588 - Reviews: 74 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 80 - Updated: 11/11/2012 - Published: 8/18/2012 - Morgana, Merlin
Calculated Fury by Sydelle Rein reviews
Fury destroys lives. It clouds judgement, ruins friendships, and can make a person do horrible things he may regret for the rest of his life. Merlin was always taught to control his temper, and taught never to enrage anyone else if he could help it. But this time, fury was the only tool he had to save his king. Whatever it took, he would save Arthur.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,538 - Reviews: 239 - Favs: 501 - Follows: 187 - Updated: 10/7/2012 - Published: 9/25/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Start of an Apology by WhiteFires reviews
Book One of "The Road to Camlann" - Morgana believes that Merlin knows who Emrys is and she is determined to get this information from him no matter how unwilling he is. She corners him in the forest and then something awful happens. Later that day, Merlin's body is returned to Camelot ... Takes place post season 4.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Suspense - Chapters: 15 - Words: 32,014 - Reviews: 131 - Favs: 121 - Follows: 82 - Updated: 10/2/2012 - Published: 8/2/2012 - Merlin, Morgana - Complete
What Happened Before by MoonMargaret reviews
Magic is legal and, just as it seemed that a time of peace was to settle in Camelot, Arthur receives a mysterious summons that he cannot refuse. Leaving Camelot in the care of his queen and his knights, he and Merlin leave, facing foes old and new.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 26 - Words: 121,805 - Reviews: 225 - Favs: 135 - Follows: 89 - Updated: 10/2/2012 - Published: 7/2/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Patient Zero by caldera32 reviews
A mysterious illness is spreading throughout Camelot and Merlin has fallen prey. With Morgause and Morgana scheming, will Camelot survive this battle on two fronts? Rated for Merlin Whump - Sequel "Bound Together" now up!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 14 - Words: 15,994 - Reviews: 100 - Favs: 147 - Follows: 89 - Updated: 9/28/2012 - Published: 8/17/2012 - Merlin, Morgana - Complete
Unwelcomed Arrangements by Sparrows Magician reviews
Unions of peace come from marriage. Uther must give away his ward if he wishes to make peace with Merlin king of Magi. Unfortunately, the new bride is already in love with another, and her dreams foreshadow destruction. Merlin has to find a way to save everyone, and win his new brides heart. AU, Royal!Merlin
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 26 - Words: 129,758 - Reviews: 381 - Favs: 289 - Follows: 150 - Updated: 9/25/2012 - Published: 6/18/2012 - Merlin, Morgana - Complete
Shell Shocked by PagieThePanda reviews
After a failed kidnap attempt, Merlin begins acting strangely. As Arthur and the others try to figure out what really happened that night, dangerous attacks begin on Camelot. Will Arthur ever discover what's wrong with his servant, or will this just be another one of Merlin's secrets? No slash.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Mystery - Chapters: 18 - Words: 64,456 - Reviews: 512 - Favs: 393 - Follows: 222 - Updated: 9/8/2012 - Published: 7/27/2012 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Dragonfasting by ebhg reviews
Aithusa's actions in Sword in the Stone pt 2 have drastic and far-reaching consequences, though not what anyone would have guessed. "Was it possible to foster such a great love from the seeds of redemption and forgiveness?" Mergana/Arwen
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 81,984 - Reviews: 303 - Favs: 545 - Follows: 161 - Updated: 9/1/2012 - Published: 8/23/2012 - Merlin, Morgana - Complete
The End Is Only the Beginning by CreateImagineWrite reviews
Merlin is forced to reveal his magic to protect Arthur and Camelot from a vengeful sorcerer who knows who he truly is. Set sometime after Season 4. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Angst - Chapters: 24 - Words: 40,236 - Reviews: 375 - Favs: 488 - Follows: 251 - Updated: 8/27/2012 - Published: 7/12/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
What Happens by carinims01 reviews
What happens when Merlin visits his mother, leaving his friends unprotected? What happens when Morgana begins burning villages in search of Emrys? What happens when Merlin's secrets revealed? NO SLASH! Post S4. Reveal fic!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 23 - Words: 113,015 - Reviews: 362 - Favs: 430 - Follows: 224 - Updated: 8/23/2012 - Published: 5/5/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Only Friend by CaptainOzone reviews
AU 4x13. What if Arthur went after Merlin in the tunnels outside of Ealdor earlier? What would he think of the confrontation between him and Agravaine? And how will he deal with the revelation as they retake Camelot? Reveal-fic... as always. No slash. Thanks to ErinNovelist for the lovely book-cover! Companion one-shot "Come Fly With Me" now posted!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 8 - Words: 65,132 - Reviews: 485 - Favs: 1,346 - Follows: 478 - Updated: 8/19/2012 - Published: 1/12/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Twilight to Shadow by Numb3rsfan reviews
A crown is broken, a man servant is hurt. Who could possibly make this situation worse? Fomorroh's are only supposed to clear the mind...not control it. Merlin/Morgana fic. 4x06 A Servant of Two Masters.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,249 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 8/10/2012 - Published: 8/1/2012 - Merlin
Hidden Motives by laurajslr reviews
On waking with no memory of the previous night, Merlin finds himself accused of Arthur's attempted murder. With all evidence pointing to him and no way to disprove it, Merlin must face the possibility that he is now a threat to the Once and Future King.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 28 - Words: 103,354 - Reviews: 481 - Favs: 294 - Follows: 151 - Updated: 8/9/2012 - Published: 5/8/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
After Ealdor by finn1013 reviews
There's a fine line between good and evil, and Merlin wonders if he's crossed it. Angst. Missing scenes from 4.13, or AU within the episode itself. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 9 - Words: 36,867 - Reviews: 353 - Favs: 479 - Follows: 213 - Updated: 7/31/2012 - Published: 5/18/2012 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius - Complete
Winter's Chill by Allithea reviews
Post S3, no S4 spoilers. While Arthur struggles managing his duties to the kingdom and to his ailing father, Merlin's life is turned upside down by a mysterious illness and his mother's deepest secret. An enemy approaches, ever closer, with dark magic.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 27 - Words: 68,679 - Reviews: 307 - Favs: 284 - Follows: 454 - Updated: 7/30/2012 - Published: 12/4/2011 - Merlin, Arthur
I Will Follow by Valkyriexx reviews
Following the reveal of his magic, Merlin struggles to continue with his life in Camelot as normal. But when disaster strikes, he's left wondering who he can trust, and who is really behind it all. No slash. I don't own Merlin!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 13 - Words: 24,274 - Reviews: 301 - Favs: 214 - Follows: 177 - Updated: 7/29/2012 - Published: 5/25/2012 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Before The Worst by SoundEffectsAndOverdramatics-x reviews
When Taliesin gives him the power to go back in time, Merlin is faced with his biggest challenge yet: Morgana's fate in his hands. But what Merlin doesn't realize is that going back in time also means resurrecting his greatest enemies...but will it all be worth it if Morgana is on their side? Merlin soon finds out...Merlin/Morgana MAIN. Also, Arthur/Gwen. Don't own Merlin! R&R!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Fantasy - Chapters: 70 - Words: 166,989 - Reviews: 697 - Favs: 639 - Follows: 271 - Updated: 7/26/2012 - Published: 4/29/2012 - Morgana, Merlin - Complete
Oubliette by SGE reviews
When Arthur discovers Merlin's magic, he consigns him to the horrors of Camelot's deepest dungeon. But when a curse strikes at the heart of the kingdom, can the King repair the damage he's done, and can Merlin find his way back from the darkness. Post season 4, canon relationships, no slash.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 14,223 - Reviews: 157 - Favs: 256 - Follows: 160 - Updated: 7/24/2012 - Published: 7/2/2012 - Arthur, Merlin
A Convenient Death by NativeStar reviews
Spoilers for 4x11. Written for the prompt: Agravaine now knows Merlin suspects his betrayal, so he is going to silence him. Meanwhile, Arthur starts realizing something smells fishy about his uncle.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,617 - Reviews: 105 - Favs: 203 - Follows: 136 - Updated: 7/7/2012 - Published: 7/2/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Dawn of Albion by Peonywinx reviews
Set immediately after Season 4. The Great Dragon announces that it is time for Merlin to reveal himself to Arthur in order to begin the time of Albion. However, considering that Camelot comes under attack again from a very familiar sorceress, both Arthur and Merlin have their hands full. Not to mention, Emrys is the only one who can save Camelot now. What's a warlock to do?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Fantasy - Chapters: 17 - Words: 37,161 - Reviews: 291 - Favs: 292 - Follows: 146 - Updated: 6/30/2012 - Published: 6/14/2012 - Merlin - Complete
Past and Present Danger by laurajslr reviews
Unable to match Merlin's power, Morgana tries to take her revenge by killing Arthur and Merlin as children. But when her plan goes awry, King and Warlock must find a way of correcting time before their past, and present, disappear altogether.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 32 - Words: 126,189 - Reviews: 297 - Favs: 262 - Follows: 92 - Updated: 5/7/2012 - Published: 12/31/2011 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Through The White by Ocean Mint Leaves reviews
In which Arthur learns rather surprising truths, Hunith pays a visit to Camelot, a witch makes a prophecy and Merlin is caught in a conflicting choice. No Slash. Gratuitous Merlin! Whump/ Bromance.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 21 - Words: 82,882 - Reviews: 169 - Favs: 215 - Follows: 98 - Updated: 4/22/2012 - Published: 12/28/2011 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
A Tale of Legendary Warlocks by sfsf reviews
Merlin's new life as Camelot's Court Sorcerer gets rather complicated with the arrival of a family of visiting nobles. Future!fic, companion to A Journey Destined A Journey Forgotten, but can be read as standalone. Spoilers for series 4
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Adventure - Chapters: 12 - Words: 42,649 - Reviews: 163 - Favs: 227 - Follows: 100 - Updated: 4/20/2012 - Published: 2/12/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Remembering by BelinasEgg reviews
While hunting, Merlin meets Morgause, and she is out for revenge. When he finally wakes up from her attack, he remembers nothing of his past life. Can Arthur rekindle the memories that are so important to his survival? Not Slash
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 27 - Words: 34,701 - Reviews: 160 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 154 - Updated: 3/5/2012 - Published: 9/6/2011 - Merlin, Arthur
A Journey Destined, A Journey Forgotten by sfsf reviews
Arthur, Merlin and the knights end up in the future, where they discover many things are different. When an old enemy strikes, the only way for the future to survive is for the past to save it... Spoilers for series 4, Canon up to 4x09, AU from then on
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Suspense - Chapters: 18 - Words: 32,170 - Reviews: 177 - Favs: 336 - Follows: 102 - Updated: 2/12/2012 - Published: 1/6/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
On Shaky Ground by Sydelle Rein reviews
Sequel to Arthur's Silent Guardian! With the unknown identity of his sorcerer-protector plaguing him, Arthur is unsure how to deal with this new knowledge. Meanwhile, a series of mysterious earthquakes is threatening the safety of Camelot. No Slash.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 24 - Words: 50,275 - Reviews: 1278 - Favs: 1,269 - Follows: 822 - Updated: 1/7/2012 - Published: 4/11/2010 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Merlin The 'Saucerer' by jaqtkd reviews
An extension/sequel to my modern AU fic 'Kilgharrah's' plus a couple of flash-backs! This time we follow Merlin during his whirlwind romance with Morgana whilst neither of them are being entirely honest with the other, and Uther is being very ... Uther!
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 24 - Words: 93,099 - Reviews: 256 - Favs: 137 - Follows: 66 - Updated: 12/28/2011 - Published: 9/28/2011 - Merlin, Morgana - Complete
The Lost by Ultra-Geek reviews
In the blink of an eye, Merlin goes from laughing in the halls of Camelot to lying on the ground, hurt and alone, in an unfamiliar, ruined castle. Now all he has to do is figure out what's happened.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 13 - Words: 52,381 - Reviews: 824 - Favs: 1,514 - Follows: 531 - Updated: 9/29/2011 - Published: 5/1/2011 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Last Dichotomy by finn1013 reviews
Set after the end of S3. Merlin is overwhelmed by the demands of his destiny, and doubts his abilities will prevail as the time prophesised draws near. Destinies change. Friendship/bromance. Merlin/Morgana. No slash. NOW COMPLETE.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 23 - Words: 103,061 - Reviews: 356 - Favs: 349 - Follows: 151 - Updated: 9/3/2011 - Published: 6/27/2011 - Merlin, Arthur, Morgana, The Great Dragon/Kilgharrah - Complete
Broken Hearts by SGE reviews
When Merlin starts to have overwhelming visions, can he continue to hide the truth from Arthur? And will Camelot survive when old enemies return to settle old debts? Sequel to If My Memory Serves Me Well. Post season 3 then AU. Canon pairings. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 20 - Words: 68,691 - Reviews: 166 - Favs: 183 - Follows: 69 - Updated: 8/28/2011 - Published: 8/7/2011 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
A Soul, A Mentality, A Name by CaptainOzone reviews
Bk1 of Prophesized. Merlin and Arthur are faced by a new, powerful threat: the Gvarath. Merlin once again dons the guise of Dragoon the Great to save Arthur. But the question is: will he be able to convince Arthur to fight alongside him? No slash. Cover by ErinNovelist.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Suspense - Chapters: 15 - Words: 67,959 - Reviews: 418 - Favs: 823 - Follows: 166 - Updated: 8/20/2011 - Published: 8/3/2011 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
A Question of Motives by Alaia Skyhawk reviews
As he lay there bearing witness to the battle before him, he could scarce believe what he saw. What was he to believe? What to do? How are you supposed to react when the man you saw as your closest friend turns out to be a sorcerer? *Spoilers for SE-3*
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 82 - Words: 303,673 - Reviews: 2010 - Favs: 1,654 - Follows: 719 - Updated: 8/15/2011 - Published: 9/12/2010 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Ransoming Emrys by Emachinescat reviews
A band of renegade druids that know how much the legendary "Emrys" is worth to certain people have decided to auction him off to the highest bidder. How far will Arthur go to get him back, especially when Merlin's secret is revealed?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Friendship - Chapters: 25 - Words: 77,372 - Reviews: 1391 - Favs: 1,455 - Follows: 621 - Updated: 8/2/2011 - Published: 2/11/2011 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Merlin: Dawn of the Dragonlord by HighEmpress reviews
Morgana sets a trap by kidnapping Gaius, which leads to Merlin revealing his secret. As a result, Arthur, Lancelot and Gwaine set out on a journey to the land of the Dragonlords to bring Merlin back to Camelot. Season 4. Complete. Noble Merlin. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 23 - Words: 43,352 - Reviews: 302 - Favs: 494 - Follows: 230 - Updated: 7/23/2011 - Published: 4/25/2011 - Complete
A Game Well Played by Emachinescat reviews
AU tag to 'Castle of Fyrien'. Merlin is being held at the Castle of Fyrien, life in danger and secret revealed-and Arthur's rescue attempt ends badly. Cenred wants information, Morgause wants revenge, and Merlin is the perfect pawn in a twisted game. 3x07
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Friendship - Chapters: 19 - Words: 40,170 - Reviews: 573 - Favs: 580 - Follows: 261 - Updated: 7/21/2011 - Published: 4/13/2011 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The King's Legacy by llLethell reviews
"I hope you are rolling in your grave brother, I will find your son, and I hope he is like you. I will ruin him and gain a lovely weapon in the process." Cenred spat on the grave, "I win Balinor." .Sequel posted.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 14 - Words: 61,665 - Reviews: 440 - Favs: 680 - Follows: 237 - Updated: 5/2/2011 - Published: 2/11/2011 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Perils of a Stormy Night by Felicity P reviews
An accident on a stormy night leads to awkward silences after Merlin is injured, and everyone is left dealing with the after effects. Merlin/Arthur Friendship fic NO SLASH unless you wear goggles.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 12 - Words: 20,070 - Reviews: 281 - Favs: 427 - Follows: 235 - Updated: 3/20/2011 - Published: 12/7/2010 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
How to Accidentally Kill a Warlock by Kitty O reviews
One second Merlin is shaking Arthur awake. The next he's on the floor with a improvised dagger in his back. And Arthur's feeling terrible. What did he do this time? No slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 16 - Words: 34,357 - Reviews: 349 - Favs: 300 - Follows: 174 - Updated: 3/6/2011 - Published: 10/30/2010 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
The Trials of Friendship by TeenMuggle reviews
Merlin's magic is revealed and he is forced to flee Camelot. He soon meets up with some Druids who seem to help him, but are they all that they seem? How will Merlin fulfill his destiny? Please Review! No Slash. No spoilers- wrtitten before Season 3.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 30 - Words: 146,122 - Reviews: 367 - Favs: 332 - Follows: 208 - Updated: 3/3/2011 - Published: 5/2/2010 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Crossing the Line by Ultra-Geek reviews
In which Merlin is bludgeoned, strangled, attacked, smothered, shot with glass, and tossed out a window, burned, whipped, stabbed, thrown down stairs, nearly drowned on dry land, and harpooned, and still manages to save Camelot from seven evil sorcerers.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,415 - Reviews: 266 - Favs: 1,630 - Follows: 154 - Published: 2/18/2011 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Staff of Souls by WhiteKingdomAngel reviews
The long awaited sequel of "Awakening of Destiny"! Summary inside!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 26 - Words: 40,130 - Reviews: 380 - Favs: 322 - Follows: 181 - Updated: 2/7/2011 - Published: 11/22/2010 - Merlin - Complete
Damages by Niphrehdil reviews
Arthur turned around to face the man. -Yes?" -We...we have found Merlin." the guard said with a shaky voice, and Arthur's heart skipped a beat.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 30 - Words: 65,601 - Reviews: 496 - Favs: 387 - Follows: 211 - Updated: 12/10/2010 - Published: 10/7/2010 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Healing Spells by BeyondTheStorm reviews
After revealing his magic to Arthur due to life-threatening circumstances, Merlin decides it's time he learned to heal. With Gaius off dealing with an illness in the outer villages, Merlin is left to his own methods, bearing some rather costly outcomes.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Drama - Chapters: 27 - Words: 200,457 - Reviews: 753 - Favs: 738 - Follows: 276 - Updated: 11/16/2010 - Published: 6/3/2010 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Friendship Called Treason by Niphrehdil reviews
He pressed his forehead against the cold bars. -It's not right, Gaius. What will Arthur do when he..." but he couldn't finish his sentence: Finds me dead.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 17 - Words: 31,076 - Reviews: 343 - Favs: 567 - Follows: 190 - Updated: 9/17/2010 - Published: 8/5/2010 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Diplomatic Immunity by Archaeologist reviews
Merlin goes to Camelot as an envoy between magic users and King Arthur. 4 years ago, Nimueh twisted the truth, making Arthur think Merlin a traitor. That Arthur is unhappy to see him again is an understatement. Sequel to Conversations with a sorceress.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 14 - Words: 68,406 - Reviews: 364 - Favs: 398 - Follows: 234 - Updated: 8/2/2010 - Published: 9/29/2009 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Pause For Thought by Catindahat reviews
Arthur doesn't appreciate Merlin, Merlin is sick of Arthur's mood swings, and the boys' relationship is at breaking point. Looks like it's time for some magical intervention to help them understand each other and realise what they've been missing.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Humor - Chapters: 22 - Words: 65,510 - Reviews: 409 - Favs: 405 - Follows: 212 - Updated: 5/30/2010 - Published: 12/4/2009 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Moral Measure by Alice I reviews
Episode Tag for The Last Dragon Lord. Canon characterizations only. This fic answers questions begging to be asked and ties up loose ends left hanging after the last episode of season 2. Now Complete
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 5 - Words: 31,911 - Reviews: 114 - Favs: 361 - Follows: 84 - Updated: 2/2/2010 - Published: 1/18/2010 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Problem with Merlin and Morgana by Mnemosyne77 reviews
Morgana and Merlin ponder the problem that is each other. M/M. Spoilers for 2x12. COMPLETE. At least until someone convinces me to write more. Again.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 2,896 - Reviews: 45 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 12/16/2009 - Published: 11/25/2009 - Morgana, Merlin - Complete