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Mass Effect: All in the Details by DigitalHelix reviews
"Director's Cut" of the ME epic, fleshing out who our heroes are and how they got that way. Slowly veering off to an AU: The Savior of Elysium IS the Butcher of Torfan, medevac Jenkins, Liara returns to Ilos to reboot Vigil, Shepard rescues Kenson w/ Thane & Kasumi, Aria gets executed, Legion knows TIM is indoctrinated, the Collectors have directed TIM to scuttle Normandy...
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Friendship - Chapters: 49 - Words: 341,794 - Reviews: 86 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 81 - Updated: 11/29 - Published: 10/30/2014
The Mission Stays the Same by Broken Trident reviews
A joke of Chaos daemon sent two unlikely allies - an Eldar Farseer and an Imperial Storm trooper, through the Warp and into another Universe. In this place, everything is alien to them. Except for one thing - war. War is something they know very well. (Story adopted by Regina Dea. New author starts from Chapter 21)
Crossover - Warhammer & Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 25 - Words: 293,444 - Reviews: 2175 - Favs: 3,563 - Follows: 3,795 - Updated: 11/28 - Published: 10/4/2011 - Eldar, Imperial Guard, Shepard (F)
Mass Effect: After Earth Chronicles by Charlie Chatham reviews
The year is 2196. Former Alliance Marine, Theodore "Theo" Thompson-Ramos leads a team of "security consultants" against the old scourge of batarian slave gangs raiding human colonies. But in the shadow of galactic politics, an old enemy waits for a chance to strike back. Pirates, slavers and criminals are just beginning. The war against the ancient enemy is far from over.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Drama - Chapters: 52 - Words: 40,321 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 22 - Updated: 11/3 - Published: 8/31/2012
Ends Well by NCR Ranger reviews
A snapshot of what Shepard has gotten what he so richly deserves after sending the Reapers to thier demise
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,001 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Published: 10/9 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
Unwelcome Discovery by V-rcingetorix reviews
Humanity discovered the Ruins over Forty years earlier than they should have. After the First Contact War, they have earned the respect of the galaxy and are respected as equals. But Shepard, survivor of Mindoir, stumbles onto a secret spanning through the millenia, and now the Powers want to control his discovery. Alternate Universe, see Early Discovery for the Backstory.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 26 - Words: 261,881 - Reviews: 187 - Favs: 457 - Follows: 555 - Updated: 10/2 - Published: 8/21/2015 - Garrus V., Ashley W., Liara T'Soni, Shepard (M)
Dancer in the Dark by ElectricZ reviews
ME2: After losing Keiji, Kasumi Goto found a renewed sense of purpose helping Commander Shepard and his squad combat the collectors. During her short time aboard the Normandy, she'd never imagined anything could come between these people, until the day a geth platform showed up in their airlock - freshly delivered from a dead reaper. Most characters present.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 11 - Words: 52,331 - Reviews: 100 - Favs: 95 - Follows: 115 - Updated: 8/27 - Published: 7/21/2016 - Garrus V., Legion, Kasumi G., Shepard (M) - Complete
Shattered Hopes and Memories by zulija reviews
Following Kaidan's and Shepard's love story through the ME universe in slightly different views and ways. Rated M for a reason. Bad summary, but give the story a chance! Ch37: Start of ME2.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 59 - Words: 309,616 - Reviews: 222 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 78 - Updated: 8/26 - Published: 6/1/2013 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A., Illusive Man, Thane K.
rebuilding by AGENT Kuma-chan
If it weren't for the fact that he got mobbed by every female in site, Wrex could come to appreciate the joys of fatherhood. Or at least, want it.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,109 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 3 - Published: 8/25 - U. Wrex, U. Bakara - Complete
Queen's Gambit Accepted by fahRENheit2006 reviews
Specialist Samantha Traynor, one of the Alliance's best and brightest, was relatively content working in Alliance R&D. But then... the Reapers came. Full of action, profanity, sarcasm, friendship, and gripping chess matches that will leave you breathless. Ch 31: Sam suffers through PT but creates a better way to have deeper conversations with Shepard.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Friendship - Chapters: 31 - Words: 216,780 - Reviews: 575 - Favs: 526 - Follows: 719 - Updated: 8/9 - Published: 11/1/2012 - [Shepard (F), Samantha T.] Ashley W., Liara T'Soni
Ghosts and Spectres by NCR Ranger reviews
Nobody expects those they thought to be dead to reveal themselves to not actually have died at all.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,663 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/21
Mass Effect: Newton's Second Law by Raven Studios reviews
Commander Jalissa A. Shepard is back. Now, coping with the fallout of her own death and caught in an unpleasant alliance of necessity, she and her crew scramble to stop the Collectors. Mass Effect 2 as told through 1000-word vignettes. (Cover images all belong to Bioware. As with Mass Effect itself, I'm just borrowing them and giving credit where it's due.)
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 426 - Words: 434,974 - Reviews: 2440 - Favs: 289 - Follows: 303 - Updated: 6/29 - Published: 4/11/2012 - Shepard (F) - Complete
Anabasis by SomethingProfound11 reviews
The Normandy has been destroyed; Commander Emilia Shepard is dead and her crew scattered across the galaxy. Her friends and family struggle with grief, politics and the knowledge that the Reapers are still coming. Snapshots of the two years Shepard spends dead.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,169 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 13 - Updated: 5/23 - Published: 1/22
The Limited Edition Spaceship: Mass Effect by LJAndersen reviews
"What the hell is this?" Shepard slammed something down on the table. Kaidan Alenko lowered the sandwich from his mouth. He'd been wondering when she'd find it. One shot set in Mass Effect 1, Shenko.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 980 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 3 - Published: 5/11 - [Shepard (F), Kaidan A.] - Complete
They Who Fight Monsters by Herr Wozzeck reviews
Jodie's life takes a turn for the surreal when she finds herself warped a couple of centuries into the future. As she uncovers a galaxy-wide conspiracy, she finds that she has to stare into the abyss, and to do what she can to stop it. Various pairings, deconstruction of "Parallel Realities".
Crossover - Mass Effect & Beyond: Two Souls - Rated: M - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 65 - Words: 634,235 - Reviews: 372 - Favs: 209 - Follows: 229 - Updated: 4/22 - Published: 3/1/2014 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M), Jodie H., Aiden - Complete
The Forest Between by TheScreamingViking reviews
In a black forest, Shepard sat down. Takes place partly after N7SOLDIER.
Crossover - Final Fantasy VII & Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,141 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 13 - Published: 3/31 - Genesis R., Shepard (F), Ashley W. - Complete
Meta Effect by The Saint Of Killers reviews
Johnathan Achilles Kent, son of Conner and Cassandra Kent. Born as a Meta. Raised as a Warrior. Chose to be a Soldier. Forced to be a Hero. Having saved the world once before, he must now save the galaxy. Pre-52 DCU continuation, merging with Mass Effect.
Crossover - DC Superheroes & Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 5 - Words: 28,930 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 85 - Updated: 3/12 - Published: 5/2/2017
Mass Effect: Beginnings by Lilivati reviews
"Spectres, well, that's what they look for- initiative, sound judgment, a dash of insanity." My novelization of Mass Effect 1, featuring Commander Nathaly Shepard and the rest of the crew, with an eventual Shenko romance. This fic takes a deeper dive into the story and characters, as well as adding or altering some events.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 61 - Words: 478,218 - Reviews: 117 - Favs: 92 - Follows: 114 - Updated: 3/3 - Published: 4/11/2012 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Voice of Our People by SomeWriter01
The casualties of war are often unfathomable, but pity not the dead. For it is the living that must carry on with their wounds, tossing and turning in their beds with only ghosts for company. And it certainly doesn't help when sleep is interrupted by insufferable drones. Includes: An attempt at Humor. Angst with a Happy Ending. Developing Relationship. Post-War. Destroy Ending.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,222 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 2 - Published: 2/3 - Liara T'Soni, Javik - Complete
A Walk in the Park by Upggrade reviews
If you ever thought that an untried war criminal and an unstable convict would make great babysitters, you would be wrong. And stupid.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 836 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/25/2018 - Jack, Shepard (M) - Complete
always roaming with a hungry heart by SomethingProfound11 reviews
Ashley Williams has a request of her best friend - Kaidan is just along for the ride. Until he isn't. Written for Loyalty Missions 2018.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,055 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 5 - Published: 11/16/2018 - [Ashley W., Kaidan A.] - Complete
Motion by SomethingProfound11 reviews
Sam Traynor's life would be a lot easier if Marines could keep their shirts on. Or: a new friendship aboard the Normandy between the ship's comms specialist and her Executive Officer blooms into something else as the war rages. Written for Loyalty Missions 2018.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,191 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 5 - Published: 11/16/2018 - [Ashley W., Samantha T.] - Complete
Distant Memories by pouncepounce reviews
Javik and Liara travel to Ilos, and the prothean experiences the last moments of his people.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,131 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 3 - Published: 11/3/2018 - Liara T'Soni, Javik - Complete
Down with the ship by Leytradvorstrelundar reviews
Going down with the ship is the duty of a ship's captain, but they never had promoted her.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 602 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 3 - Published: 10/16/2018 - Complete
Mass effect: Ship's baker by Jerricom
John Shepard's baking a cake, and Ashley is recruited for the cause.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,006 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/8/2018 - [Ashley W., Shepard (M)]
If Today Was Your Last Day by Jocasta Silver reviews
Ashley is forced relive Virmire over and over again, unless she can find a way to break the cycle.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 13,512 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 8/31/2018 - Published: 4/1/2018 - [Ashley W., Garrus V.] - Complete
before the angels tread by whotellsyourstory reviews
"You're just going to leave me alone here – like – like – here's some years back, fix it!" Shepard had always made the fool's choice. Finally, karma took pity on her. Or not.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 147,400 - Reviews: 49 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 8/3/2018 - Published: 1/1/2018 - [Shepard (F), Kaidan A.] Miranda L., Nihlus K.
Parallel by Nightingale N7 reviews
"He recognized that, the small tick, the first time he saw it. He knew the incomprehensible urge to maintain the armory. That occasional backtalk, the half-annoyed, half-amused sarcasm. For all that had happened, all that she'd been through, she was still Ash. A darker, snappier version, but still Ash. And she belonged to Cerberus." Very AU. ME2 complete as of chapter 54!
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Angst - Chapters: 105 - Words: 338,368 - Reviews: 224 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 118 - Updated: 6/29/2018 - Published: 5/11/2016 - [Shepard (M), Ashley W.] Kaidan A., Liara T'Soni
Another Realm VII: Hellhounds by Katkiller-V reviews
The beginning of the end is finally here. Lawson is making her move inside of Cerberus, Shepard is due to wake up at any moment, and the offensive to finish the Geth off will begin soon. Now if the Collectors would stick to a schedule, if the Asari could not cavort with Leviathans, and if Vakarian would stop bloody glaring at me, this would be easy. Dammit... this won't be fun.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 52 - Words: 345,547 - Reviews: 594 - Favs: 190 - Follows: 214 - Updated: 6/22/2018 - Published: 5/22/2017 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni, Miranda L., Kelly C. - Complete
Horizon Lines by karebear reviews
"She was dead. She is dead. This isn't her." Oneshot. Kaidan/femShep.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,084 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 5/26/2018 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Personal Log, Commander Shepard, SSV Normandy by JoshuaN7 reviews
Commander Shepard's personal log, detailing the events of the Mass Effect series. Commander Joshua Shepard is a spaceborn warhero, paragon inclination. He is first and foremost a soldier; his duty is to serve and defend humanity, no matter the cost. Installments will occur on a weekly basis. Comments and feedback welcome. If you like it, pass it on. Enjoy!
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 49 - Words: 59,974 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 19 - Updated: 5/26/2018 - Published: 6/14/2017 - Ashley W., Kaidan A., D. Anderson, Shepard (M)
Secondary Perspectives by Lyrium eidolon reviews
What if, during the Project Overlord mission, the VI infected the omni-tool of one of Shepard's squadmates instead? Follow them as they explore David Archer's memories
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Horror/Angst - Chapters: 8 - Words: 11,588 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 3/9/2018 - Published: 10/21/2015 - Tali'Zorah, Jack, Mordin S., Legion
A Crew and Their Fluff by This Is Sarcasm reviews
Drabble dump containing fluff bits from everyone's favorite crew! Consumer Warning: product contains backsass, bromance, sarcasm, bad ideas, an unforgivable amount of Garrus, what not to do at a furniture store, and more. If you are allergic to any of these, DO NOT READ THIS FIC!
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 3,685 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 1/29/2018 - Published: 12/19/2017 - Garrus V., U. Grunt, Shepard (M), Javik
The Fifth Way by Hoplite39 reviews
When Shepard is on the Citadel at the end of ME3, the Catalyst tells her to choose from four bad options. But on that fateful Halloween night, another ghostly image of the hooded young boy appears before her and offers to reveal the truth about the Catalyst, the Crucible and the Reapers. Will Shepard discover a fifth way to end the Reaper threat?
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Drama/Supernatural - Chapters: 16 - Words: 26,692 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 63 - Updated: 1/26/2018 - Published: 10/12/2014 - Shepard (F), Ashley W., Mordin S., Catalyst - Complete
What Will You Do After? by This Is Sarcasm reviews
"Maybe I'll just live." More Normandy crew fluff, takes place during Citadel DLC. Consumer Warning: contains witty humor, alcohol, nicknames, Garrus being a sucker for his friends, Garrus trolling said friends, and a Shepard who hates disorganization. If you are allergic to any of these, DO NOT READ THIS FIC!
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,637 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 5 - Published: 1/22/2018 - Garrus V., Ashley W., Shepard (M), James V.
When All Seems Lost by aly.lynn122 reviews
Shepard holds her first dying baby krogan. Wrex finds her and tries to help.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 755 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 8 - Published: 1/18/2018 - Shepard (F), U. Wrex - Complete
Issues of Omniscience by noctisxsol reviews
After one hundred thousand years of living as the consciousness of the Reapers, Shepherd awakens to discover that it was all a vision of the future from the Eden Prime Beacon. Filled with more knowledge and skills than even he should be allowed to have, Commander stumbles out to save the Galaxy. Now if only he knew when he was... Crack.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Parody/Humor - Chapters: 5 - Words: 9,503 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 81 - Updated: 1/9/2018 - Published: 8/20/2016 - Shepard (M)
Heroes of Future Past by Random Equinox reviews
Ever since Shepard was a child, something has haunted him. A horrible incident from his past that marked him. A burning question that was never answered. A mystery that was never solved. Now, during the war to end all wars, he might finally discover the truth.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 38,566 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 39 - Updated: 1/1/2018 - Published: 4/25/2016 - Shepard (M) - Complete
Mass Effect: Logical Insanity Part 2 by ougabouga reviews
The conclusion of the Logical Insanity saga. What if the Council took the Reaper threat seriously? What if Cerberus didn't become a galactic superpower overnight? What if someone else on the Normandy liked Gilbert and Sullivan?
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 21 - Words: 67,281 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 13 - Updated: 12/31/2017 - Published: 9/24/2017 - Shepard (F), Ashley W. - Complete
Silent Night by MoonSword1994 reviews
The time has come for one final journey into the vast expanse of space. Gavin Shepard, son of Ashley and Derek Shepard, is not as ready for this as he would like to think. A gift for my friend The Darkness Knight.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,521 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 3 - Published: 12/21/2017 - [Ashley W., Shepard (M)] OC - Complete
Not I by Tigereyes45 reviews
Legion wakes up, or so that is what he thinks. His last memory was them being back on Legion's and Tali's home planet. Now he and Shepard were alone in a very odd looking room, and apparently Legion has died. (Based on the "Green route" of mass effect 3's ending.)
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Sci-Fi/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 811 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 6 - Published: 10/26/2017 - Shepard (F), Legion - Complete
Two Guys and a Vaporizer Gun by This Is Sarcasm reviews
After being injured groundside, a recovering and bored Garrus enlists the help of an equally bored Javik to build a hand-held Thanix. Out of boredom. It's a great idea, he's sure of it! Consumer Warning: This fic contains backsass, cabin fever, jibes, insane weaponry, hints of Talibrations, and sarcasm. If you are allergic to any of these, please refrain from reading.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,687 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 6 - Published: 10/15/2017 - Garrus V., Tali'Zorah, Javik - Complete
Words Unspoken by CuChulainn X19 reviews
Ash and Shepard on Horizon, in a universe where they're both a bit better at communicating. Sporadic "chapters" will follow them through the rest of the game and series.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 989 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 7 - Published: 9/24/2017 - [Ashley W., Shepard (M)]
Permission to Ogle by DoomKitteh reviews
EDI, with Liara and Shepard's permission, gives Samantha a few things to help her relax. Only they do the complete opposite.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 30,344 - Reviews: 107 - Favs: 159 - Follows: 259 - Updated: 9/1/2017 - Published: 2/2/2013 - [Samantha T., Ashley W.] [Liara T'Soni, Shepard (F)]
Silence of the Protheans by FrogOfThunder reviews
"I Have Done My Part", episode 2: The Reapers are defeated, and Javik's purpose is fulfilled. Is there a place in the galaxy for an Avatar of Vengeance with nothing to avenge?
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 852 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 2 - Published: 8/29/2017 - Complete
As Always by cakeisatruth reviews
Shepard records a letter for her boyfriend and girlfriend while recovering from the Crucible explosion. Post-Destroy ending, AU where everyone lives.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,519 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/14/2017 - [Ashley W., Kaidan A., Shepard (F)] - Complete
The Playing of the Cricket by cakeisatruth reviews
Kahlee returns to clean out Anderson's apartment after the war. Slightly canon-divergent Control ending, Anderson/Kahlee.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,358 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Published: 8/14/2017 - D. Anderson - Complete
When Fire Meets Ice by HDSweet Saren reviews
Revision: ME a/u where "Rage" Shepard and Vakarian are arch enemies drawn together by a burning passion that neither of them can understand. Rated M for explicit sexual content, language, and violence. Reviews please, good and bad, I don't discriminate! Disclaimer: All characters belong to the Bioware Corp. :)
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 73 - Words: 159,480 - Reviews: 187 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 149 - Updated: 8/14/2017 - Published: 5/21/2013 - Shepard (F), Garrus V., Nihlus K., Executor Pallin
Hero by Daniscats reviews
Even in victory, billions of people died in the Reaper War. There were millions of stories about small acts of heroism and bravery that will likely never be told.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,446 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/13/2017 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni, Kelly C., OC - Complete
A Beautiful Walled Garden by R.S.Freeman reviews
During the geth-quarian conflict of the 1890s, approximately a year before the quarians retreat from Rannoch, a quarian child from a remote area of the planet finds and attempts to repair a damaged geth that had been discarded by its creator.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Sci-Fi/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,701 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 7 - Published: 7/14/2017 - Complete
One Future, Lightly Used by SeptimusMagistos reviews
Vault Dweller. Chosen One. Lone Wanderer. Courier. Heroes chosen by destiny to safeguard humanity in its times of need. It's now up to Shepard to carry on their legacy and protect the galaxy from a threat like nothing humans have seen before.
Crossover - Fallout & Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 9 - Words: 71,230 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 185 - Follows: 211 - Updated: 7/9/2017 - Published: 1/2/2015
Reparations by Gregg Landsman reviews
One hundred and seventy years after the Temple Ship, humanity has spread out among the stars and found to their surprise that the aliens they thought of as monsters and conquerors were saints and jerks just like everyone else. That and as it turns out the Ethereals were really, really sorry.
Crossover - X-Com & Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 32,323 - Reviews: 79 - Favs: 332 - Follows: 446 - Updated: 6/17/2017 - Published: 1/24/2017
ME Legacy: You Will Never Be Alone by EveningStorm reviews
Mass Effect: Legacy. Shortly after the ending of the destroy ending of Mass Effect 3, Commander Shepard's squad returns to Earth to find a gruesome discovery, what's more, the things held most dear are found more gruesome than any of them could have imagined. Who can escape the horror of the red, trodden path in which Shepard has created?
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 8 - Words: 27,572 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 6/5/2017 - Published: 12/24/2012 - Shepard (F), Garrus V. - Complete
Necessary Monsters by RaptorusMaximus reviews
Comander Shepard is a Hero. A paragon of all that is good about sentient life in the galaxy. But she must stand against a force that cares not for heros, for honor, for the sanctity of life. Luckily, newcomers have arived who share these traits, and will work parallel to Shepard in the darkness; the Shadows to her Light. After all, no-one expects the Imperial Inquisition.
Crossover - Warhammer & Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 11 - Words: 79,361 - Reviews: 179 - Favs: 342 - Follows: 510 - Updated: 5/12/2017 - Published: 7/21/2016 - Eldar, Inquisition, Deathwatch, Shepard (F)
Elegy at Draxis Major by orangeflavor reviews
"The bones of his former comrades have long turned to dust in the wake of past eons, but memories are not quite so easy to kill as Protheans." - Javik at the fall – because rest is for the weak.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 848 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 4 - Published: 5/3/2017 - Javik - Complete
The Song of the Shepard: Selected Poems by Charlotte Ann Kent reviews
A series of one-shot Mass Effect poems featuring Rosamund Shepard, a paragade vanguard Femshep. So far it includes such poems as, "Into the Serpent Nebula" and "The Sands of Edolus". Some of those yet to come are "The Last Stand of Fai Dan" and "Over Alien Shores". {"The Song of the Shepard" in it's entirety can be found at charlotteannrose.wordpress (plus . com)}
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Adventure - Chapters: 6 - Words: 2,691 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 4/28/2017 - Published: 12/1/2016 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A., Liara T'Soni, Catalyst
Skaza na perfekcji by Srebro
Jej imię oznacza "godną podziwu" i nawet ono jest przypomnieniem, do czego została stworzona.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - Polish - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 446 - Favs: 1 - Published: 4/25/2017 - Complete
Antiheroine: Shooting Canon by vkerinav reviews
Sucked into an inter-dimensional space-time quantum plot devi- um, rift- Antiheroine's Kara Shepard is inexplicably dropped into canon Mass Effect 2/3 situations. Watch as she reacts, badly. For those of us who wanted to select dialogue option number four. Ep. 7: Inane AI, and the end of all things.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Parody/Drama - Chapters: 7 - Words: 16,320 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 4/5/2017 - Published: 7/13/2012 - Shepard (F)
Revelations by bioticsandheadshots reviews
Friendly bonding over battlefield prowess between Ashley and Garrus leads to a surprising epiphany.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,858 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Published: 3/25/2017 - [Garrus V., Ashley W.]
Mass Effect: Love Conquers All by theaterman007 reviews
Two years Commander Mark Shepard was dead. Two years Operations Chief Ashley Williams had mourned her lovers death. Now Shepard has been brought back to life for an important mission. That mission has reunited him with Ashley. But can their relationship be salvaged after two years apart?
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 6 - Words: 27,484 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 26 - Updated: 3/21/2017 - Published: 3/1/2016 - [Shepard (M), Ashley W.] D. Anderson, Kelly C. - Complete
Mass Effect: A Sister's Blessing by theaterman007 reviews
Commander Mark Shepard has taken on geth, Collectors and Reapers but now he's about to face what may be his biggest challenge yet. His girlfriend, Lieutenant-Commander Ashley Williams, is about to show up at his apartment for dinner...and she is bringing her sister Sarah. Will Shepard be able to make a good impression?
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,889 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 3 - Published: 3/21/2017 - [Shepard (M), Ashley W.] - Complete
After the End by scotiej reviews
This is a continuation of At the End where Shepard wakes up and learns how to live a life without the threat of the Reapers. This fic primarily ignores the consequences of the Destroy ending because I just wanted a simple happy ending. Sometimes it's nice to ignore reality and enjoy a good old fashioned happy ending.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 26,127 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 63 - Updated: 3/19/2017 - Published: 12/5/2012 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
First Watch of the Night by GuileandGall reviews
The first installment of a Mass Effect epic intent on exploring the voices and lives of Commander Nyx Shepard and her crew as they battle through personal demons, overcome powerful enemies, and seek something more than they ever thought they could have in the black sea between the stars. Rated M for later chapters and some canon-typical violence.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 186,640 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 64 - Updated: 3/18/2017 - Published: 10/6/2013 - [Shepard (F), Kaidan A.]
Combat Roles by probablylostrightnow reviews
After the Reaper War, Jack visits her students' graves.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,012 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 3 - Published: 2/19/2017 - Jack - Complete
Through the kaleidoscope by Reyavie reviews
What Jane Shepard is and was. According to everyone else, of course.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 124 - Words: 27,377 - Reviews: 333 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 134 - Updated: 2/14/2017 - Published: 7/12/2012 - Shepard (F)
The Siege of Shanxi by Made Nightwing reviews
2157: The Turian Hierarchy launches a secretive war against a new species known as 'humanity'. The first major battleground is the outlying colony world of Shanxi, defended by the 3rd Garrison Division of the Systems Alliance Marines. With overwhelming odds against them, the hopes of Shanxi rest with the fledgling Alliance fleet...and unlikely allies within the ranks of their foes.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Tragedy - Chapters: 45 - Words: 237,786 - Reviews: 635 - Favs: 680 - Follows: 672 - Updated: 2/13/2017 - Published: 7/8/2011 - Complete
Ostatni z mojej rasy by Srebro reviews
Proteanin, ostatni ze swojej rasy, otoczony trumnami przyjaciół musi żyć jak najdłużej. Bo tego potrzebuje Vigil.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - Polish - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,128 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/2/2017
Through a glass, darkly - Part 1 by ddraigcoch123 reviews
FemShep/Liara romance. Edgy, very dark themes, character/relationship focused with plenty of sexystuff. Original characters. political intrigue. action. Shepard struggles with the pressure, her anxiety and fear; Liara struggles with the fallout of Shepard's death and return. Left of cannon, not always following in game timeline. Includes storyline with Aria and time on Thessia
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 74 - Words: 399,904 - Reviews: 124 - Favs: 108 - Follows: 147 - Updated: 1/8/2017 - Published: 8/7/2012 - [Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni] Aria T'Loak, Liselle - Complete
Friends or More? by Aliemah reviews
This is a collection of ficlets pulled from a list of prompts titled 'Friends or more' on tumblr. I took it as a challenge to try and use each prompt to spawn at least one fic. This will likely end up being mostly Shenko, though I will try my best to expand beyond this pairing.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,968 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 1/7/2017 - Published: 8/5/2016 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A.
Javik the Jerk and the Friday Morning Routine by Amberstar of Thunderclan reviews
We all have those days...
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 854 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 6 - Published: 1/3/2017 - Shepard (F), Javik - Complete
Shore Leave by waiting4morning reviews
Mass Effect drabbles from all three games. Some serious, some humorous. Based on prompts and random ideas. Various characters, Shepards, and het pairings; mostly Shenko.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Humor/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 95 - Words: 40,726 - Reviews: 180 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 85 - Updated: 1/1/2017 - Published: 2/11/2009
Legion the Geth and the Case of the Kitten by Amberstar of Thunderclan reviews
"Consensus agreed; rescue of the kitten would improve relations between this platform and Tali-Creator, and possibly organics overall." You guys demanded it, and here it is.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,556 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 84 - Follows: 28 - Published: 12/2/2016 - Tali'Zorah, Legion - Complete
The Attack On Eden Prime by Charlotte Ann Kent reviews
An ode in verse to the first battle of the Last Reaper war.{Being the 1st Canto of The Song of the Shepard a poetic epic inspired by Mass Effect. (Featuring a vanguard Femshep.) Intended for a broad readership. Bioware} Image credit:Celyntheraven
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Poetry - Chapters: 12 - Words: 4,682 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 12/1/2016 - Published: 11/7/2016 - Shepard (F), Ashley W., Kaidan A., Nihlus K. - Complete
Retirement by ManiacalMonocle reviews
Joker is in his late 80's and his heart is failing. EDI struggles to deal with Jeff's mortality and Jeff says his last goodbyes. What will EDI do when Joker passes? What purpose will life hold for her and can an AI make it to heaven?
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 11,140 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 11/27/2016 - Published: 8/13/2014 - [EDI, Joker]
Mass Effect: Archer-ized by Shinysavage reviews
AKA Sterling A. Shepard: The Galaxies Most Dangerous Spectre. A series of key moments from the Mass Effect trilogy as they might have occurred if the Normandy was crewed by Sterling Archer and the gang.
Crossover - Mass Effect & Archer - Rated: T - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,488 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 49 - Published: 11/26/2016
Storms in Paradise by Cavaticarose reviews
Veronica Shepard lands on Virmire.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,012 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Published: 11/24/2016 - Shepard (F), Ashley W., Kaidan A., U. Wrex - Complete
Changeling by Dandy in the Aspic reviews
When all is lost, how do you go on? Shepard deals with resurrection, love, and something else she never expected. ME2, ME3, DLC, AU. Action/drama/romance/family.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 63 - Words: 343,236 - Reviews: 567 - Favs: 197 - Follows: 263 - Updated: 11/6/2016 - Published: 9/4/2012 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A.
All Souls Night by KirikaClyne reviews
BEWARE OF SPOILERS FOR PARAGADE. Alexis has decided to talk her daughter and nephew trick or treating alone for the first time.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 987 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 11/2/2016 - Shepard (F), OC - Complete
First Halloween by Nightingale N7 reviews
It's Commander Shepard's first time celebrating Halloween, and he wants to make sure everyone joins in on the festivities. Written for the MEFFW group and this month's drabble challenge. T for light language and mentions of drinking. Happy Halloween!
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 986 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 10/26/2016 - [Shepard (M), Ashley W.] Kaidan A., Tali'Zorah - Complete
Pieces by Nightingale N7 reviews
Kyler deals with the aftermath of his decision on Virmire. Kaidan's there to offer some moral support. T for light language.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,084 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 10/16/2016 - Kaidan A., Shepard (M) - Complete
Quarian with a Shotgun by bofomania reviews
'Back to basics' collection of mostly behind-the-scenes episodes centered on Tali and her interactions with the crew of the Normandy SR1. Trying to be original while respecting canon story & lore (as much as possible). POV will vary: mostly other than Tali's, never Shepard's. No romance, but occasional hints at some Tali/Shepard 'chemistry.'
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 24 - Words: 185,813 - Reviews: 113 - Favs: 105 - Follows: 140 - Updated: 10/16/2016 - Published: 4/8/2012 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M)
Brave Enough by SteveGarbage reviews
He spent the last two minutes forgetting how to breathe as every memory of Ashley Williams rushed back into the forefront of his mind. He spent the last two seconds watching her walk away.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 594 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/15/2016 - [Ashley W., Shepard (M)]
Movie Night by Nightingale N7 reviews
Based on a Tumblr prompt. "Imagine your OTP fighting over the TV remote." Shepard figures it's time for his friends to blow off some steam, particularly his two marines, and makes the mistake of bringing out an old favorite of his. Obviously connected to "Parallel" since I have no life and am incapable of writing anything else for some reason. T for innuendos and mild language.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,558 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 4 - Published: 10/6/2016 - [Shepard (M), Ashley W.] Kaidan A. - Complete
Cat's Cradle by Nightingale N7 reviews
Kaidan just wants some coffee. Ashley sees an opportunity she can't pass up. Connected to "Parallel," written for the MEFFW group on Facebook. Rated T because there's probably some swearing I don't remember writing.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,100 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 9/3/2016 - Ashley W., Kaidan A. - Complete
Superheroes by Nightingale N7 reviews
A short drabble about how the crew finds out about Kyler Shepard's love for comic books. Connected loosely to "Parallel". Rated T for drinking and mild swearing.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 807 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 3 - Published: 9/1/2016 - Ashley W., Kaidan A., Shepard (M) - Complete
Sugar and Spice by DustieRhoades reviews
Jack's first encounter with Kasumi Goto goes entirely against her expectations. The thief is going to be more fun, and trouble, than she could be worth.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,672 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 4 - Published: 8/28/2016 - Jack, Kasumi G. - Complete
Broken by Sirrocco reviews
Trauma fragments the ability to make meaning-fracturing memory, time and narrative. Yet it also clears space for new possibilities to emerge. When traumatic events shatter the lives of young Rachel Shepard and young Liara T'Soni, they struggle to pick up the pieces in time to achieve victory amidst all that is broken.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 49 - Words: 278,255 - Reviews: 392 - Favs: 144 - Follows: 207 - Updated: 8/27/2016 - Published: 10/7/2012 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni, Benezia, Aethyta
Reverse by Nightingale N7 reviews
Taking away someone's will to live is the easiest way to break them, and Ashley figures it out the hard way. Directly connected to "Parallel," takes place after the Normandy's destruction.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,810 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 8/17/2016 - Ashley W. - Complete
Tattoo by Aliemah reviews
Just some Jalenko fluff. Sue me. Implied nudity.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 289 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/5/2016 - [Kaidan A., Jack] - Complete
The Hardest Assignment by Tavern Bard reviews
XO Lawson had been given an important assignment by the Commander. And she will strive to complete it flawlessly, as usual. Oneshot.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,525 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 2 - Published: 7/10/2016 - Shepard (F), Miranda L. - Complete
Lost Effect by Iyrsiiea reviews
One minute I was home. Safe, secure, happy. The next, I was in another dimension where my life is perpetually at risk and everything could be riding on what I know. I am very, very lost. SI.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Angst - Chapters: 25 - Words: 69,699 - Reviews: 353 - Favs: 376 - Follows: 505 - Updated: 4/30/2016 - Published: 7/4/2013 - OC
Chronicles of a Legend Part III - The Return of a Legend by Pinoko K reviews
Part 3 of the trilogy. Shepard has voluntarily returned to the Alliance in order to warn them about the Reapers. No one believes her, until one day, her warning comes true. But it's all too late. Shepard has to join forces with old allies and new ones to fight the toughest battle of their lifetime. (AU setting, changes will be made throughout the story.)
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 19 - Words: 62,517 - Reviews: 54 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 4/15/2016 - Published: 5/1/2015 - [Shepard (F), Kaidan A.] Garrus V., Miranda L.
Mass Effect: Liberation by Charlie Chatham reviews
While the galaxy prepares to celebrate the tenth anniversary of of the end of the Reaper Invasion the batarian people languish in refugee camps across the Terminus systems. One batarian aims to restore them to their home world of Khar'shan, free of the old prejudices and fear. A free world for a free people.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Drama - Chapters: 20 - Words: 11,367 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 4/6/2016 - Published: 10/1/2013 - Ashley W., OC
Fish by Amberstar of Thunderclan reviews
What the heck; it's April Fools. I can go all out if I want to. But why fish, specifically? Because; why not?
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,198 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 3 - Published: 4/1/2016 - Shepard (F), Garrus V., Kaidan A. - Complete
I Should Go by Nevery reviews
Speeches, farewells, denials, howls of grief and of rage. Those that knew Shepard in life remember the Commander in death. Shepard's gender and any interpretations of romance are intentionally ambiguous and left up to you. Disclaimer: Reading these shorts whilst listening to "An End for Once and For All" carries with it a heavy risk of tears.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Friendship - Chapters: 57 - Words: 22,191 - Reviews: 338 - Favs: 259 - Follows: 232 - Updated: 3/13/2016 - Published: 3/1/2013 - Blasto, Oriana L.
Even Spectres Can Be Haunted by RoguesKnight reviews
ME2: Just after the mission on Horizon, Shepard struggles to make peace with how things have changed in the two years since his death. Fortunately, he has his friends to help him.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,190 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Published: 2/7/2016
Galaxy Eater by Zidia reviews
Eden Shepard, believed to have died at the end of the Reaper War, has returned to a galaxy at the edge of chaos. But her return is overshadowed by a new threat. A threat so dangerous, if the galaxy cannot once more unite, will destroy not only the galaxy, but reality itself.
Crossover - Doctor Who & Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 7 - Words: 15,094 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 1/26/2016 - Published: 5/19/2015 - 10th Doctor, Shepard (F), Garrus V., Ashley W.
Together by orangeflavor reviews
"She thinks of all the threats they've faced and all the battles they've endured. She thinks of all the weight that years of fighting have leveled on their backs. She shifts her gaze to the booth and finds Garrus staring back at her, his gaze questioning." - In the final days before the battle for Earth, Shepard takes it back to the beginning, one last time.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,324 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 3 - Published: 1/15/2016 - Shepard (F), Garrus V., Ashley W., Tali'Zorah - Complete
Silver Bells by Pinoko K reviews
This is a sequel to last year's "White Christmas". It contains a spoiler from the previous story. A year has gone by since Shepard and her friends had their very first annual Christmas gathering. This year, they have another party, and a new member has joined them.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 2,731 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 1/8/2016 - Published: 1/2/2016
A Night Alone Shack Fanfic by GuardianOfTurtles reviews
Jack recalls her last night with Shepard. Spoilers for ME3. Sorry I'm bad at summarizing stuff, also sorry it's so short! It's my first FanFic so I didn't want to make it longer then it had to, Anyways enjoy!
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 350 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/1/2016
Sniper Buddies by cdghuntermco reviews
Follow Shepard, Ashley, and Garrus through a series of non-canonical one-shots where they get into ludicrous situations and generally just give each other a hard time.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 11 - Words: 16,864 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 12/24/2015 - Published: 11/10/2014 - Garrus V., Ashley W., Shepard (M)
Mass Effect: Star-Crossed Lovers by SilentPony reviews
It started off as a favor between friends, but ended up changing the fate of the Galaxy forever. This is the story of the love that was never supposed to happen. Rated M for good reasons Image from Sorceress-Nadira on DeviantArt. Used with permission: /
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 7 - Words: 53,561 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 21 - Updated: 12/17/2015 - Published: 2/26/2014 - [Ashley W., Kaidan A.] [Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni]
Hero-Man by Darkened.Weakness
A slight rewriting of the Mass Effect 3 ending.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,928 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 4 - Published: 12/10/2015 - Ashley W., Shepard (M)
Mess Banter by The Abbot of Beregost reviews
Ever wonder about what's going on in Shepard's head? Explore his mind as he makes his way around Mass Effect 2, dealing with resurrection and trying to save the universe. Rated M, for swearing. Now nearing the end of Mass Effect 3! Now undergoing REMASTERING!
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 47 - Words: 90,084 - Reviews: 147 - Favs: 207 - Follows: 214 - Updated: 11/26/2015 - Published: 2/23/2010 - Liara T'Soni, Tali'Zorah, Jack, Shepard (M)
The Genetic Teakettle by GLaDOS-01 reviews
I died and now I've been shoved into a different body in a different time in a different reality. Awesome. It was just what I needed to spice up my day. I can't wait to save the galaxy and be a hero and 'get the girl'. Pfft. Right. That's going to happen. Thanks to my new body I'll be lucky to get out of wherever they take me let alone join a top secret mission. But you never know.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Family - Chapters: 50 - Words: 127,251 - Reviews: 455 - Favs: 380 - Follows: 515 - Updated: 11/26/2015 - Published: 3/17/2013 - Shepard (F), T. Vasir, Hannah S.
The Shepard by Galexz reviews
The Reapers are bearing down on the galaxy. Organics' survival hinges on the ever elusive Catalyst. Garrus Vakarian is sent to find it, but instead finds something more. For 50,000 years she slept: The greatest human to have ever lived, the most brilliant tactician, the most inspiring leader, and the most lethal soldier mankind had ever produced. He found Shepard. (kmeme prompt)
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 43,359 - Reviews: 131 - Favs: 430 - Follows: 618 - Updated: 11/17/2015 - Published: 2/3/2014 - Shepard (F), Garrus V., Liara T'Soni, Nihlus K.
Mass Effect: Sacrifice by Crimson Coin reviews
Shepard has to unite an unlikely team against the Collectors. How will he save the galaxy amidst the threat of mercenaries, politics, and his growing emotional entanglement with Miranda Lawson? Adds more depth to the Miranda/Shepard romance. ME2
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 28 - Words: 172,086 - Reviews: 236 - Favs: 301 - Follows: 315 - Updated: 11/14/2015 - Published: 10/26/2011 - [Miranda L., Shepard (M)]
2v2 by SpectreStatus313 reviews
Battle of the couples! Shepard and Ashley get challenged by Garrus and Tali to see which couple makes the best one. Short multi-chapter story. Set during Mass Effect 3's Citadel DLC.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 5 - Words: 20,878 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 11/12/2015 - Published: 9/7/2015 - [Shepard (M), Ashley W.] [Garrus V., Tali'Zorah]
Mass Effect: Seeds of Fate by Alversia reviews
Be the first human spectre, stop an ancient evil...no pressure right? This is my interpretation of the Mass Effect, following Commander Lauren Shepard as she takes the first steps on a long journey. Some things will be familiar and some will not. Hopefully, it all combines into a good read.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 72 - Words: 197,348 - Reviews: 91 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 97 - Updated: 9/27/2015 - Published: 6/14/2012 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni - Complete
The Shadows of Loss by Tyrunner reviews
He is gone from their lives, and all that's left is the pain and grief in their hearts. A sad sequel of ME3; an alternative of my other story For What We Hope.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,952 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 9/22/2015 - Published: 12/14/2014 - Miranda L.
Healing by slincoln0000 reviews
I changed the ending a little, but that is not apparent in the beginning. Femshep/Ashley - Healing after the war.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 33,040 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 68 - Updated: 9/21/2015 - Published: 12/24/2012 - Shepard (F), Ashley W.
Given Enough by ImplicationsProblematic reviews
Post Reaper War, Kaidan is critically injured on a mission.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,392 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/8/2015 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A., Dr. Chloe Michel - Complete
Ignite by SpectreStatus313 reviews
Ignite is a one shot set some time after the Battle of the Citadel. Shepard and Ashley catch some R&R while figuring out the future of the galaxy and the future of their relationship.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,389 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 7 - Published: 9/6/2015 - [Shepard (M), Ashley W.] - Complete
Spectres and Assassins by P. Domi reviews
Still suffering from head trauma symptoms,recently inducted Spectre Ashley Williams tries to handle her new responsibilities as a Council agent & Alliance officer. The following events occur in the hours leading to the Cerberus coup and in the ensuing chaos and violence. Williams & Thane face a race against time to avert the utter collapse of galactic government amid the Reaper war
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 9 - Words: 48,410 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 8/29/2015 - Published: 5/26/2013 - [Ashley W., Shepard (M)] Garrus V., Thane K. - Complete
Crosshairs by quantumparadigm reviews
With an unknown threat looming on the horizon, the crew of the Normandy band together on a mission that tests the limits of their endurability. Yet even in the midst of a mission gone awry, sometimes people find what they weren't even looking for. ME1, Shenko.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 20 - Words: 60,657 - Reviews: 90 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 79 - Updated: 8/22/2015 - Published: 6/18/2014 - [Shepard (F), Kaidan A.] Ashley W.
Sinchi: Downfall by Corentin IV reviews
The Shadow Broker is still missing and the galaxy is pushed to the brink of a new conflict. Spectre Ashley Williams is racing against time to save Liara. James Vega finds himself in much hotter water than anticipated. And what will Councillor Tali'Zorah and Samantha Traynor recover from Liara's abandoned compound? Part two of the Sinchi trilogy. Vega/Ash/? Liara/Traynor, Wrex/?
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 142,954 - Reviews: 198 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 58 - Updated: 8/9/2015 - Published: 8/17/2013 - James V., Ashley W., Liara T'Soni, Samantha T.
Rules of Engagement by misfit320 reviews
How are two Spectres and their misfit crew supposed to stop the Reapers? And what happens along the way? Rated M for language, violence, and suggestive content, most in later chapters. *Updated: Now with Chapter titles! Neato!*
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 38,559 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 7/24/2015 - Published: 3/10/2012 - Shepard (M), Ashley W.
Troubled by Thellana
Meeting Ash on Horizon hurt, but it was an eye opener. Sophie tries to deal with what Ash said.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,073 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/24/2015 - Shepard (F), Garrus V. - Complete
How Many Fish by tlcinbflo reviews
Ashley does what she has to do to make sure Shepard stops working and gets some sleep. Drabble for MEFFW group on facebook. NSFW
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 999 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 4 - Published: 7/22/2015 - [Shepard (M), Ashley W.] - Complete
Hope From Ruin by Padbie reviews
The Reapers have been destroyed at great cost. And now, it's time to rebuild.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 15 - Words: 33,445 - Reviews: 126 - Favs: 90 - Follows: 156 - Updated: 7/12/2015 - Published: 6/28/2012 - Shepard (M), Ashley W.
Descent by LowWren reviews
It was gone. Two years of death had taken everything and Shepard had no clue how to get it back. He was falling, and she wasn't there to stop his descent. A novelization of the events of Mass Effect 2. Sequel to Shell. Rated M for sexuality, language, violence.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 20 - Words: 75,708 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 96 - Updated: 7/4/2015 - Published: 10/27/2014 - [Shepard (M), Ashley W.] Garrus V., Jack
Rain Check by luv2write89 reviews
Ashley goes to see Shepard at Anderson's apartment a few days after their bar fight, looking to take him up on the rain check he promised and settle a little score.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 673 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 7 - Published: 6/28/2015 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
Untitled Effect by Padbie reviews
The beginning, middle and end for Commander John Shepard.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 32 - Words: 193,316 - Reviews: 213 - Favs: 208 - Follows: 220 - Updated: 6/18/2015 - Published: 9/28/2009 - Shepard (M), Ashley W.
How Can I Sleep? by Lyta Halifax reviews
They dragged her back from the sleep of death. Filled her full of metal, called her 'alive', and sent her out to win the war. But there's a natural order to the universe; did anyone ever stop to consider the consequences? That not all soldiers survive the conflict just because the fighting is over? [Femshep Onshot. Rated Mature for frank depictions of PTSD]
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,452 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 2 - Published: 6/17/2015 - Complete
Soldiers by cdghuntermco reviews
Some time before the events of Mass Effect 1, Shepard makes the unorthodox call to include Ashley William's unit on a covert op. A Male Shepard and Ashley Williams romance, spanning all three games and beyond. Rated Mature for language and adult situations. Currently covering Mass Effect 1.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 23 - Words: 175,768 - Reviews: 137 - Favs: 196 - Follows: 218 - Updated: 6/15/2015 - Published: 2/11/2014 - [Ashley W., Shepard (M)] Garrus V.
Dark Horse by Vorcha Girl reviews
They say that opposites attract, and on the night of Shepard's Citadel party, Jack and Kaidan prove just how true that is. (Rated M for a reason!)
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,302 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 3 - Published: 6/13/2015 - [Jack, Kaidan A.] Shepard (F), Kasumi G. - Complete
Displaced by Faylin Marie reviews
Faylin died in 2012 in a tragic accident, but she awakes in the year 2187 after the war with the Reapers is won. As she develops feelings for Kaidan and feels a connection to Liara, she finds something worth fighting for again. But what did Cerberus hope to accomplish? She must join with Kaidan and the crew of the Normandy to find the answer she seeks, no matter how dark it is.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 35,062 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 5/31/2015 - Published: 10/23/2012 - Kaidan A., Liara T'Soni
Mass Effect 3: Project Janus by Seracen Beta reviews
The Reaper War ends - Dana Shepard fights her way to the Crucible. There, she meets Derrin Shepard, a man very much like her, who shares the name, but not the same history. Their universes collide; but in this new reality, Saren still lives, and Cerberus re-emerges. The Galaxy is reeling, and no alliance is certain or safe, not even with "Shepard." AU/Canon Crossover Fic.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 30 - Words: 62,202 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 5/18/2015 - Published: 4/15/2015 - [Shepard (F), Thane K.] [Shepard (M), Ashley W.] - Complete
Falling From the Sky by Melany Flynn reviews
Kelly Chambers, 23, is a dancer on Earth who would love more than anything else in the world to leave her home planet and see the Citadel. A shady organization - Cerberus - approaches her with an offer much better than that of the Alliance, and she agrees to their offer, only to be forced to put on a smile in a brutal environment as she beings to discover what's important to her.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 20,244 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 5/6/2015 - Published: 2/26/2013 - Kelly C.
A Little Silence Would Be Nice by smileymcface reviews
Just a fun little short story I wanted to do. Basically it's Thane being annoyed at trying to be all quiet and sneaky, while the other teammates/Shepard are in "FULL FRONTAL ASSAULT!" mode. Enjoy!
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 4,619 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 4/28/2015 - Published: 8/25/2013 - Thane K., Jack, U. Grunt
Loyalty unto death by 1991Kira reviews
An alternate look at Miranda's reaction to Shepard and the Illusive Man's conversation at the Collector Base. One-shot.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 819 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/14/2015 - Miranda L., Shepard (F) - Complete
Broken Things by Sharrukin reviews
A few years after the Reaper War is over, Liara and Miranda are called to an isolated house deep in the Thessian wilderness. What they learn there will change them both forever. Part of the Memoirs continuity.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,262 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 24 - Updated: 4/5/2015 - Published: 7/7/2013 - Liara T'Soni, Miranda L. - Complete
Mass Effect: Forged In Fire by Kendris reviews
ME1: They came from all corners of the galaxy. Human, turian, krogan, quarian, asari. Each of them had been shaped by their past, but it was their shared future that would forge the bonds that would let them stand together against the greatest threat the galaxy had ever encountered.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 10 - Words: 68,563 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 3/26/2015 - Published: 11/17/2013 - Shepard (F), Hannah S., Garrus V., Liara T'Soni
Still Life by Lachdannen reviews
In the hours before the jump to the Collector Base, the crew of the Normandy prepares themselves as best they know how, as I watch, and try and learn from them. I am the Normandy. Written for the Aria's Afterlife Febuary 2015 Writing Contest
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,382 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/23/2015 - EDI - Complete
The Devil's Pact by Impyrial reviews
(Written for the 'Moment of Silence' contest in Aria's Afterlife.) A troubled man walks down the streets of Zakera Ward, reflecting on the Citadel's nightlife and delaying the inevitable. A choice must be made, a decision to sell his soul and save what he loves most in the galaxy.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,887 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/23/2015 - Complete
Awakening by bluekrishna reviews
Written for bluninja's Feb. contest, 'Moment of Silence'. Summary: What if Shepard is aware she's in a game? What would that do to anyone's sense of identity?
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,104 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/23/2015 - Shepard (F) - Complete
Little Talks by TheChemistJorax reviews
A look at the repercussions of a death disturbed, and the bonds bad dreams can create.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 27 - Words: 132,390 - Reviews: 185 - Favs: 127 - Follows: 162 - Updated: 2/8/2015 - Published: 10/8/2013 - Miranda L., Shepard (F)
Memoirs: The Reaper War by Sharrukin reviews
Finally the Shadow Broker and the galaxy's champion have found their way back together. Now they face the greatest challenge in history: the return of the Reapers. To defeat this foe, Liara and Shepard will have to work miracles . . . but in the end, they may find the cost too great to bear.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 60 - Words: 254,115 - Reviews: 744 - Favs: 365 - Follows: 234 - Updated: 2/6/2015 - Published: 8/10/2013 - [Liara T'Soni, Shepard (M)] - Complete
Deleted Scenes from Mass Effect by Charlie Chatham reviews
These are the scenes that somehow ended up in the proverbial cutting room floor yet we all wished we had seen.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Parody/Drama - Chapters: 7 - Words: 1,553 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 1/26/2015 - Published: 3/25/2013 - Garrus V.
Hobbit: Niespodziewana parodia by Bazylia de Grean reviews
Parodia filmowego "Hobbita". Krasnoludy, elfy, orkowie, ludzie, czarodzieje, jeden hobbit, jeden smok, jeden narrator i jedna złośliwa ałtorka. Dużo biegania, trochę wątków z kanonu i dużo wątków z kosmosu, dużo zbędnych Elementów Komicznych i mało logiki, ale za to ach, Erebor!
Hobbit - Rated: T - Polish - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,839 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 1/24/2015 - Published: 3/16/2014 - Bilbo B., Gandalf, Thorin - Complete
Eat by JacquieNought reviews
"Hey. Who's the human tank?" Shepard followed her gaze and smirked, "Lieutenant Vega. He was keeping an eye on me on Earth. Alliance Marine, good kid. He's actually-" "Yeah yeah yeah I didn't ask for his life story, geez..." Commander Shepard nodded, took the hint, and left. 'Finally, a work out partner..' Jack thought, a smile crawling up her cheeks
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 372 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/16/2015 - Jack, James V.
Stand Off by Tonks32 reviews
Out of the corner of his eye, Shepard caught site of his Ashley's by the color battle tarnished armor trying to get a good position closer to Miranda's sister and father. The take down of Henry Lawson doesn't go as planned. M!Shep/Ash
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Suspense/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,231 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 5 - Published: 1/13/2015 - [Ashley W., Shepard (M)] Liara T'Soni, Miranda L. - Complete
Summer Sang In Me A Little While, That In Me Sings No More by artamisward reviews
Shepard's final goodbyes
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,527 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/12/2015 - [Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni] - Complete
Moments in Time (Stories and Rhyme) by Settiai reviews
The universe kept moving around her.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,414 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/30/2014 - Ashley W., Shepard (F) - Complete
Mass Effect: An Angsty Christmas Carol by ArchLucie reviews
Shepard is trapped under the rubble after falling out of the Citadel. She struggles to find a reason to live. With a little help from old friends, the Ghosts of Past, Present, and Future, will she find it in herself to accept the choice she's made? WARNING: There is so much angst here. The first chapter is heavy and dark but lightens as it goes. Happy ending! FemShep/Kaidan.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 16,085 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 12/24/2014 - Published: 12/18/2014 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A., U. Grunt
Holy Night by swaps55 reviews
Holiday Cheer gift for tumblr user askmasseffect! They've spent Christmas in worse places. Problem is, none of them are really coming to mind.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,035 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/23/2014 - Kaidan A., U. Grunt, Javik - Complete
Our Legacy by Infini0n reviews
the newest age of super-soldiers is given a new assignment, and it looks to be a cakewalk, until a traitor kills his inductor and escapes with no evidence to prove otherwise. Whats a spartan to do? Hunt the Traitor Down, that's what! ME with my own personal twist of Halo Awesomeness. M for death, blood and gore, lots of bullets, Language, and mature situations and themes.
Crossover - Halo & Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 73,914 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 73 - Updated: 12/18/2014 - Published: 12/31/2011 - Master Chief/John-117, Shepard (M)
Whatever I Want You To Be by ThePaleKrogan reviews
Aboard the Normandy, approaching the time to go through the Omega-4 Relay, Thane decides to visit Jack in Engineering. The events that unfold are as big a shock to Jack as they are to Thane.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 703 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 2 - Published: 12/18/2014 - Thane K., Jack - Complete
A Guys Night Out by ThePaleKrogan reviews
During the Reaper War, the men of the past and present Normandy crews are invited by Commander Shepard to a night out on the Citadel to blow off some steam. A lighthearted, fairly short read. (Also available on my account on archiveofourown)
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,259 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 6 - Published: 12/18/2014 - Garrus V., U. Wrex, U. Grunt, Javik
We Got Used to Us by Sheridence reviews
One-shot. Kaidan doesn't want to return on the Normandy after Cerberus coup.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 942 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 12/4/2014 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Waking Up by Kenzie-Kinnity reviews
It seems like every time Shepard wakes up, there's something different and unsettling happening around her. Femshepley
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,782 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 2 - Published: 11/23/2014 - [Ashley W., Shepard (F)] - Complete
Wrex's Farewell by V-rcingetorix reviews
Entry for the Aria's Afterlife Competition, November Edition.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 816 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 3 - Published: 11/19/2014 - U. Wrex - Complete
Ash the burnt roses left by dabbler36 reviews
For Commander Jane Shepard life is fairly straightforward. Get up. Save the World. Don't let the people you love die. Only, sometimes things don't work out the way you want them to, and sometimes even the toughest of heroes just has enough. Picking up from the betrayal of Udina in ME3, this story embellishes and enriches the game arc. Shepard/Liara with postAshley for good measure.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 12,995 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 15 - Updated: 11/19/2014 - Published: 11/12/2014 - Shepard (F), Ashley W., Liara T'Soni - Complete
No Hard Feelings by OhSoDeadly reviews
Batarians and humans. Not the closest friends. Sooner to exchange gunfire than a handshake. But with the world ending, it's hard to be picky.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,992 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 6 - Published: 11/17/2014 - OC - Complete
Ashara Shepard: The Fourth Life by Revan's Mask reviews
A set of stories featuring the post-war experiences of Ashara Shepard, Liara, and the rest of the Normandy crew as they struggle to rebuild what was lost and hold on to what was worth saving. Rated for language, some violence, and smut.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 74 - Words: 147,334 - Reviews: 398 - Favs: 164 - Follows: 168 - Updated: 11/14/2014 - Published: 6/4/2013 - [Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni] Ashley W., Miranda L. - Complete
Queen's Gambit Declined by fahRENheit2006 reviews
Before there was Samantha Traynor, there was Dr. Liara T'Soni in Annelise Shepard's life. But then... the Reapers came. Full of action, profanity, angst, friendship, and Shadow Brokering that will make your head spin. A parallel story to Queen's Gambit Accepted from Liara's point of view. Because, why not? Cover art by Fishbone76.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,607 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 20 - Published: 11/4/2014 - Shepard (F), Ashley W., Liara T'Soni, Samantha T. - Complete
Shell by LowWren reviews
Owen Shepard is a survivor. As the galaxy begins to unravel around him, he tries to manage the new role that has been thrust upon him - and the lives he's desperate not to lose. A novelization of the first part of the Mass Effect trilogy. Comments and critique welcome! Rated M for sexuality, language, violence.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 42 - Words: 137,876 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 10/27/2014 - Published: 7/31/2014 - [Ashley W., Shepard (M)] Garrus V., Tali'Zorah - Complete
Pink and Blue by Settiai reviews
The story of the Shadow Broker and the Spectre (but not necessarily the one you're thinking of).
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,427 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 3 - Published: 10/25/2014 - Ashley W., Liara T'Soni - Complete
Quantum Relations by Settiai reviews
Samantha wondered when her life suddenly started sounding like the summary of a bad movie. Woman has inappropriate feelings for a VI. Said VI turns out to be an AI. Meanwhile, the universe goes to war.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,029 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 6 - Published: 10/25/2014 - Samantha T., EDI - Complete
A Night Not to Remember by Settiai
Kaidan was dead. [Coraline Shepard: Colonist, Ruthless, Sentinel] :: background F!Shep/Kaidan
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,050 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/25/2014 - Shepard (F), Ashley W. - Complete
What's Next? by wyles77 reviews
So what's a troubleshooting space diva to do when all the bad guys are history? Miranda Lawson has some decisions to make. One-shot, Better Angels verse. T for some language.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,359 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 7 - Published: 10/22/2014 - Shepard (F), Miranda L. - Complete
Memoirs: The Illium Years by Sharrukin reviews
After Shepard is killed, Liara is left alone. She knows the galaxy is in danger, but what can one former archaeologist do against the threat of the Reapers? Maybe nothing, but Shepard's lover has learned not to give up too easily. Science fiction, adventure, intrigue, and a dash of romance.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 60 - Words: 250,559 - Reviews: 740 - Favs: 359 - Follows: 203 - Updated: 10/4/2014 - Published: 12/8/2012 - [Liara T'Soni, Shepard (M)] - Complete
Mass Effect: Multiverse by Lanilen reviews
"What if?" One of the most dangerous questions in the Galaxy. What if? - A series of random one-shots 1000 words long, updated irregularly when fancy strikes me; opening windows to scenes on alternate timelines of the Mass Effect universe. From small to big changes. What if?
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 10 - Words: 17,425 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 10/2/2014 - Published: 6/13/2014
Memoriam by BloodofthePen reviews
"There was no funeral, just as there was no body. A memorial service would be held, but not a proper mourning. Commander Shepard had no living relatives. Ashley Williams blinked tears out of her eyes and kept her stance at perfect attention. "Damn it." This was no place to cry. Not now. She would indulge herself at the service, among friends, not alone in a Citadel elevator."
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,503 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Published: 9/26/2014 - Ashley W., Joker - Complete
Of Sheep and Battle Chicken by LogicalPremise reviews
My AU retelling of ME1 in a darker, sinister universe. Much darker and more realistic views of the SA and the Citadel Council, a more dangerous, involved Cerberus, and a more conflicted Saren and Benezia. Changes much of the ME1 dynamic to remove plot holes with more focus on politics, military strategy, and space combat. Pairing is FShep/Liara. Rewritten through Chapter 65 so far.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Angst - Chapters: 123 - Words: 744,348 - Reviews: 1519 - Favs: 1,263 - Follows: 938 - Updated: 9/22/2014 - Published: 4/13/2012 - [Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni] Garrus V., Illusive Man - Complete
The Shepherdess and the Questing Beast by PMC65 reviews
The second installment of E.W. Shepard and Liara T'Soni's Story that includes the two finally meeting, Shepard becoming a SpecTRe, the hunt for Saren Arterius and the destruction of the Normandy. This is a blend of ME1 and AU ... Please be advised, as with A Thessian's Whisper, there are dark elements in this story as well as humor. Rated M for mature themes.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 117 - Words: 505,512 - Reviews: 1625 - Favs: 490 - Follows: 564 - Updated: 9/21/2014 - Published: 1/5/2012 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni
Listening by probablylostrightnow reviews
At the Battle of Rannoch, EDI witnesses the destruction of the geth, and wonders what this means for her. (Inspired by a brief but devastating conversation she has with Joker and Shepard after Priority: Rannoch in game.)
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,646 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/20/2014 - EDI - Complete
Jack's Bitter Smile by dustin at night reviews
The commander faces the oncoming Reapers, but may not be able to save another touched by the Prothean visions. Finally past fluff and character building and into main story, enjoy.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 27,565 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 9/9/2014 - Published: 2/27/2013 - Jack, Shepard (M)
Love in the Dance by Grace Kay reviews
Two marines survive an explosion and end up in the veteran's hospital. Who knew you could even find love there? WWII-esque period-fic. M-rated. Because it's me.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 5 - Words: 13,021 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 9/3/2014 - Published: 9/10/2013 - [Ashley W., Samantha T.] [Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni] - Complete
All Angles by Universitas reviews
One crew racing against time. A collection of interconnected one-shots featuring Commander Victor Shepard, his crew, and more, focusing on character interactions and arcs throughout the events of Mass Effect 1. And in the midst of everyone looking at the past and towards the future, the Normandy's commander and her pilot develop a friendship that reaches the cusp of something else.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 17 - Words: 29,725 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 8/30/2014 - Published: 5/13/2014 - Joker, Shepard (M) - Complete
Auxiliary Regulations 2183 by stevebond1990 reviews
A list of Unofficial Regulations for SR-1 Personnel, modified as necessary. Inspired by 'The Atlantis Handbook', 'Unofficial Rules of the Enterprise' and 'Rules of the Normandy'. Set in Shepard and Shadow universe.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 866 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 11 - Published: 8/23/2014 - [Kaidan A., Shepard (F)] Ashley W., Joker
Fear by fallenangel8794 reviews
Shepard struggles with all the death she has witnessed, including her own. Did Cerberus miss her confidence and courage when they rebuilt her? Or is it just a matter of coming to terms with the life she has been given? Shakarian.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 38 - Words: 54,978 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 93 - Updated: 8/21/2014 - Published: 2/28/2013 - Shepard (F), Garrus V.
Eternal Infinite Immortal by Suilven reviews
The woman I once was felt sadness, felt guilt, felt regret. I felt none of those things. Post-ME3 Control Ending.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Drama/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,482 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 4 - Published: 8/19/2014 - Shepard (F) - Complete
Arrivals In Effect by Mr.Crowbar reviews
We all have read the excellent stories of Self Inserts, Dimension Travelers and Time Travelers doing relatively good in the Mass Effect universe. But what if, in the constant migration of people into the Mass Effect universe, were some more unfortunate ones. The ones, who weren't able to be as much as others, or were simply unlucky.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Humor - Chapters: 20 - Words: 29,253 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 26 - Updated: 8/16/2014 - Published: 2/26/2014 - Shepard (F)
Breaking the Cycle by Solas Nocturne reviews
Waking up to the sound of an explosion is not how most people envision starting their day. Neither is waking up in an unfamiliar galaxy, but it's not like I had any say in the matter. Starts before events of Mass Effect and will span all three games. OC/self-insert
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 8 - Words: 64,747 - Reviews: 131 - Favs: 255 - Follows: 337 - Updated: 8/16/2014 - Published: 11/19/2013 - Shepard (F), OC
Beach Towels by Aliemah reviews
John Shepard and Ashley Williams have had an on and off relationship the past year since the end of the war. When Ashley is home, on a rare occasion, she drags John to the beach against his will. Desperate to repair the relationship, John tries his best to pretend he's having a good time, while silently praying for a miracle between them. One shot post-war fanfic.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,460 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 4 - Published: 8/11/2014 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
Unconquerable by Helen W. Esty reviews
After Ashley dies on Virmire and the Council grounds the Normandy, Shepard needs a place to fall apart and ends up hiding inside the Mako. Garrus finds her. Shepard's POV. One shot.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,807 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 2 - Published: 8/9/2014 - Shepard (F), Garrus V. - Complete
Death by Krikr reviews
there was someone with our heroes all along. someone who's job was to be here at important times. I'm speaking of Death. he was here. T to be safe Better presentation inside
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,053 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 8/6/2014 - Complete
Renegade Solid Gone by Raven Sinead reviews
A companion piece to "Hell and Back." Some things are too broken to ever be repaired. There is a darkness that can overtake the heart and dominate it completely. Possessing something will never be the same as loving it. But mistakes can be realized. And some apologies mean walking away from desire. FemShepxAshley Williams. Third person POV. Story Complete.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Tragedy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,311 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 5 - Published: 8/3/2014 - Complete
Unwanted Afterglows by StarSerpent reviews
Short One-shot. Lt. Cmdr. John Shepard wakes up the day after the victory celebrations regarding his epic victory over Saren and the Geth invaders, only to find out that he isn't alone in his cabin. Not by a long shot. (Rated T more slightly mature scenarios)
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 601 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/1/2014
She Who Fights Monsters by acevolkner reviews
Part of the Scarlet Sapphire series. Follows Commander Shepard through her hunt for Sovereign as she discovers her place in the Galaxy and little bit about herself along the way. How droll. Better than it sounds, hopefully. But I'll let you be the judge. Rated T because of reasons.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 80,299 - Reviews: 96 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 93 - Updated: 7/30/2014 - Published: 8/28/2012 - [Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni]
The Life Cycle of Butterflies by swaps55 reviews
There's a room in the house Shepard doesn't know how to explain.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,515 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 4 - Published: 7/28/2014 - Shepard (M) - Complete
Valley of the Shadow by QueenScribbles
Sometimes, it's in the dark valleys of life that you find the light of a kindred spirit. With a shared love of poetry. And a great ass. My contribution to the 2014 Mass Effect Big Bang.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,462 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/23/2014
The Spectre and the Doorman by Sharrukin reviews
Ash might have become a Spectre, but she was still sitting on the sidelines of the biggest war in history. Still, she found that life on the Citadel as one of the Council's leading aides had its compensations. Written for the July 2014 contest on Aria's Afterlife. Technically part of the Memoirs continuity, although Liara does not appear. Mildly explicit.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,703 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 6 - Published: 7/19/2014 - [Ashley W., A. Bailey] - Complete
Yes, We Do by tlcinbflo reviews
On their way back to the Normandy, after a night at Flux, Ashley and Joker have an intriguing conversation. Hints of Joker/Ashley, but not a true romance ficlet.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,066 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 3 - Published: 7/18/2014 - Joker, Ashley W. - Complete
Weak Point by cdghuntermco reviews
A fill I did on the Kinkmeme. "So during a sparring session with a female LI (would prefer ash, but would not say no to someone else) the LI accidentally, or maybe on purpose, hits shepard in the man-purse. Shepard now has to explain, through blinding pain, what happened to him, with some of the aliens confused about such vulnerability and others snickering."
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,835 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 4 - Published: 7/15/2014 - Complete
Too Long by Aliemah reviews
This wasn't Kaidan's room. The first clue was the window that he could see the docking bay from. The second was the blue scalp that was obstructing the other half of the room. Kaidan/Liara one-shot fluff based mostly after the Citadel DLC.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,556 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/15/2014 - Kaidan A., Liara T'Soni - Complete
The Lost Tribe by wilkins75 reviews
during the victory tour celebrating five years since the end of thee Reaper war, the Normandy travels to the Cronian Nebula to let Javik put the ghost of his dead team to rest only to discover something that will rewrite history of not just humanity but the galaxy as a whole. Male solider Sheppard/Ash
Crossover - Battlestar Galactica: 2003 & Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 59 - Words: 206,051 - Reviews: 795 - Favs: 483 - Follows: 462 - Updated: 7/12/2014 - Published: 7/20/2012 - Shepard (M) - Complete
Without Brakes by Hot elf reviews
When James Vega meets Ashley Williams at Shepard's party in the Citadel apartment, sparks fly immediately. As they get to know each other better, they both realize that this could be more than just a quick fling… Written for the 2014 Mass Effect Big Bang. Art by the wonderful CalypsoTea.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,997 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 3 - Published: 7/10/2014 - [Ashley W., James V.] - Complete
A Stubborn Attitude and a Piece of Metal by MoonSword1994 reviews
How do you get a certain difficult Commander to listen to doctor's orders? Have an equally stubborn Lieutenant Commander motivating him from the background. Slightly fluffy post-war one shot. Rated T for language. A gift fic for my friend The Darkness Knight.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,622 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 5 - Published: 7/6/2014 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
The Spark that Lights the Fire by Aurora Musis Amica reviews
Kaidan goes to the Ascension Project to recruit biotics for his spec-ops team. Unfortunately, they happen to be Jack's kids, and the irresistible force has some things to say on the topic.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,364 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/4/2014 - Jack, Kaidan A. - Complete
Exordium by swaps55 reviews
"...there are empty spaces between the stars, a cold interstitum of utter dark, where blood runs black and monsters lurk. In the silence something broods, waits, watches. They are patient, constant, relentless. And they are far, far older than the infants now taking their first halting steps across the galactic sand." Events of ME:1. On/off screen moments, multiple POVs.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 56 - Words: 263,038 - Reviews: 204 - Favs: 99 - Follows: 94 - Updated: 6/29/2014 - Published: 5/26/2013 - Liara T'Soni, Shepard (M)
Back In Time by The Stars At Night reviews
Spoilers. Commander John Shepard took the risks; the Crucible was completed, and the Reapers destroyed. Yet when he woke up in the Normandy's Mess Hall, he realized that something wasn't right. They were going to Eden Prime. With Anderson. And Nihlus. He was thrown Back In Time. Now, once more, Shepard has to stop Saren, the Collecters, and the Reapers. He's the only one who can.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 50 - Words: 83,023 - Reviews: 68 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 89 - Updated: 6/26/2014 - Published: 12/28/2013 - Shepard (M) - Complete
ME: Titan's Shadow by Lachdannen reviews
After the firing of the Crucible, as Council ships began to reassert their authority over system's that had been lost to the Reapers, scouts discover the massive wrecks of an unknown kind of Reaper, with flickering power signatures still detectable. Teams are sent to investigate. - Oneshot. Written for the Aria Afterlife June (FPS) Competition.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,968 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 4 - Published: 6/22/2014 - Complete
Normandy Memoires by randompandemic reviews
On Alchera lie the remnants of the legendary Normandy, the ship that took down Sovereign, the ship that saved the Citadel, the ship that was the grave of Commander Jemma Shepard. What is but a monument now once was a home to a crew, through good times and bad. These are their stories. (Collection of scenes from life on the Normandy; rated M for later explicit content)
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 33,299 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 6/8/2014 - Published: 4/4/2014 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A.
Rode the Six Hundred by AngelicSentinel reviews
Ashley as she faces death on Virmire. Written in remembrance of D-Day.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,100 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 1 - Published: 6/6/2014 - Ashley W. - Complete
Paradigm by artistic mishap reviews
A strange explosion rocks the Presidium, and the woman found in the epicenter sends shockwaves ripping through the galaxy. With the recently acquired Prothean beacon slowly killing her, Shepard knows this woman is the key to defeating the Reapers. She knows, because this woman claims the impossible: that she's also Commander Shepard.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 12 - Words: 120,892 - Reviews: 152 - Favs: 178 - Follows: 246 - Updated: 6/4/2014 - Published: 11/21/2012 - Shepard (F), Garrus V., Kaidan A., Liara T'Soni
Cabin Fever by Eva Inevitable reviews
A group of mercenaries attempt to assassinate Shepard in her cabin. They catch her at a slight disadvantage...But never underestimate the first human spectre. Inspired by early Mass Effect concept artwork. (Shenko or Shakarian whatever you prefer if you squint)
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,343 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 9 - Published: 5/28/2014 - Shepard (F), Garrus V., Kaidan A., Tali'Zorah - Complete
Horizon by CN7 reviews
Horizon was a god-forsaken wasteland. Wind whistled through the vacant housing units. Seething, Jason Shepard tore off his helmet and ran his hand through his thick, black hair. Every compulsion told him to shoot something. (This is totally a CRACK-fic, guys...really. But it made me laugh really hard as I wrote it.)
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,306 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 5/27/2014 - [Ashley W., Shepard (M)] Jacob T. - Complete
Mother's Day for Miranda by hochrami
This takes place in the same setting as Hospital Diaries, but was written as a Mother's Day letter, and we're just after Christmas in Hospital Diaries, so I'm posting it separately. Just a quick one off, something that burrowed into my head on my drive home today. Rated T for mentions of death.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 460 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 5/12/2014 - Miranda L., Shepard (M)
Memories Of Places I've Never Been: Mordin Solus by CamusianN7 reviews
A short symbolic story of the final thoughts of Professor Mordin Solus.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Mystery/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,485 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Published: 5/12/2014 - Mordin S. - Complete
When I Let the Water Take Me by BloodofthePen reviews
Everyone must die-this is the only truth. Even heroes one day fall. Twenty deaths and the Afterlife (no, not that one-the permanent one).
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 9 - Words: 11,024 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 5/12/2014 - Published: 7/30/2013 - Kaidan A., Mordin S., Thane K., Shepard (F)
Virmire by Gabrielle Henson reviews
A series of unrelated one-shots about the infamous Virmire choice. Different Shepard, different moments and different point of views in each chapter. 7th: Kaidan reflects about his feelings for the two women in his life.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 7,554 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 5/10/2014 - Published: 9/17/2013 - Shepard (F), Ashley W., Kaidan A., Shepard (M)
The monster of my childhood by Magdelope reviews
Subject 327 reflects on her life at Teltin and Subject Zero.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,643 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 4 - Published: 5/10/2014 - Jack - Complete
What da Fu-! Things we didn't see in Mass Effect but should've by shottymario reviews
As the title points out, this is a collection of scenes re-worked to add back in LOGIC and remove Logic FIAL's that were there in our beloved series. Yes, beyond the God-child, FAR beyond the glitter boy there were SERIOUS flaws in the game logic, and I'm not just talking about replacing unlimited firepower with thermal clips. Read on and enjoy the FIAL!
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Humor - Chapters: 34 - Words: 12,728 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 22 - Published: 5/5/2014 - Shepard (M), Shepard (F), Kelly C., Liara T'Soni
Unbent, Unbroken, Unconquered by Second Captain reviews
Heroes win favor. Bastards win wars. Mass Effect AU set in the Renegade Reinterpretations Universe. M/Shep Earthborn and Ruthless
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 18 - Words: 53,047 - Reviews: 55 - Favs: 94 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 5/3/2014 - Published: 3/25/2013
A Day to Remember by Three-Seven Driver reviews
Five years after the Great War, an Admiral recalls all that she lost in the war on Mother's Day. Written for the May competition on Aria's Afterlife
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,008 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 5/2/2014 - Hannah S. - Complete
Love Potion Number Nine by TenyumeKasumi reviews
And all this while, nobody knew that Dr. Michel pulled a Romilda Vane and had actually spiked the chocolates for Garrus with love potion. Oh, how very clever! But her little secret is just about to be found out in the absolute worst way possible ...
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,287 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 3 - Published: 4/30/2014 - Garrus V., Tali'Zorah, Legion, Daro'Xen - Complete
Left Behind by Necr0nPariah reviews
Listened to sad music, drew a sad Jack. Then I realized that I now had thought up a story to go with the picture, so I wrote this. MShep/Jack romance, Destroy Ending, Shepard has been rescued but is comatose in an Alliance hospital. Jack deals with his coma and death. Rated M for Jack-level language.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Tragedy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,718 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 2 - Published: 4/29/2014 - Jack, Shepard (M) - Complete
Mass Effect 2: The Best of the Best by McFreeky reviews
The continued story of Troy Shepard, Savior of the Citadel, through the lense of those that follow him.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 61 - Words: 139,870 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 4/27/2014 - Published: 7/14/2013 - Shepard (M)
Scars of the Past by Luigi Legends reviews
Avenging the past leaves you with nothing, a Character from Mass Effects learns the hard way that there are worlds worse then the one they started in. One Shot, World Building
Crossover - Halo & Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,096 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/21/2014 - Ashley W. - Complete
The Threat That Looms Ahead by cookiegutter reviews
The long awaited sequel to award winning 'Bridging the Gap' - Said by nobody, ever. Set in a post destroy ending. I will consider canon only what has transpired in the games, I will not be taking into account tweeter feeds, no matter how official they are. I.e. Emily Wong and Kal'Reegar will both be still alive.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 30 - Words: 104,377 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 4/19/2014 - Published: 5/2/2013 - Jack, Shepard (M) - Complete
Infiltrait0rN7 by Ranubis reviews
We all know that Legion is deadly in combat. Rumors are he also is a gamer. Let's take a look at his interactions on the extranet...
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,733 - Reviews: 197 - Favs: 762 - Follows: 387 - Updated: 4/19/2014 - Published: 5/11/2011 - Legion
The Last Little Soilder by DiscordantSymphony
It was never going to end happily. She should have known that.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,339 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/13/2014 - Liara T'Soni - Complete
Pick up the Pieces by Redi Chalyn reviews
Jack is recovered from the battlefield nearly dead, and Shepard is still missing after saving the galaxy yet again. Can an ex-convict and former mercenary find more than their lost comrade as they pick up the pieces of a shattered existence? Rated M for language. Spoilers for ME3
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 621 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 3 - Published: 4/2/2014 - [Jack, Zaeed M.]
Know Real Fear by barbex reviews
Jack doesn't need friends. She doesn't need anybody. Especially not some snarky pilot chipping away at her safeguards. Who the fuck needs friends when you can have biotic explosions?
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 7 - Words: 35,959 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 60 - Updated: 4/1/2014 - Published: 4/9/2013 - [Joker, Jack] - Complete
Mass Effect: a different Ending by shottymario reviews
I finally broke down and tossed out a better ending than the cliff's notes we received. I re-wrote a few things but not much. The two parts are: Story following Shepard's fall and then a final epilogue where I grant most everyone a last epitaph.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 21,266 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 4 - Published: 3/30/2014 - Shepard (F), Miranda L., Liara T'Soni, Ashley W. - Complete
Carved Regret by Marcondiuw reviews
A commander is responsible for the lives it leads. There is no room for skepticism between teammates. But trust is a hard thing to come by these days. And unfortunately, mistrust has a high price. ME3; Set before the events of Priority: Cerberus Headquarters.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,919 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 3/28/2014 - Complete
On Grief, When Made of Fire by LoquaciousQuark reviews
Bakara, Mordin, and what it is to be krogan.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,690 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 9 - Published: 3/28/2014 - U. Bakara, Mordin S. - Complete
Mass Effect Duality: When the Crying Stops by Lachdannen reviews
Eleven Months after the destruction of the Normandy, Garrus gets a vid call with an extremely unusual request. Written for the Aria Afterlife March Competention, "A Day in the Life". Part of the Mass Effect Duality Continuity, occurs after "By Sharp and Flame."
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Family/Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,970 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 3 - Published: 3/27/2014 - Shepard (F), Garrus V., Ashley W.
Half Jack by TinyTurian reviews
A day in the life of a young Subject Zero. Rated M for graphic/child violence.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,940 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 2 - Published: 3/27/2014 - Jack - Complete
One Can Only by SoldierPup reviews
Recently Updated! New and improved! 'His face tensed and he gently placed the fork he held on his plate.' It was going to happen sooner or later, he was just hoping it was later. Ashley brings Shepard home to meet the family, ending in uneasy memories from Mindoir. He tried to bury Mindoir... But it would never leave him.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,241 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 18 - Updated: 3/21/2014 - Published: 5/23/2013 - [Ashley W., Shepard (M)] - Complete
Shore Leave Mischief by Strickens reviews
Shepard reflects on her relationships with her crew mates during a night out, including one special Asari. Set during ME1, post Noveria/Feros, Pre-Virmire.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,905 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 5 - Published: 3/19/2014 - [Liara T'Soni, Shepard (F)] - Complete
At Ease, Soldier by Miranda le Ginger reviews
Claire Shepard remembers snippets of the woman who turned her life upside down. It's time for the good soldier to have a well-earned rest. Warning for character death(s). F/F pairing
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,866 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 5 - Published: 3/17/2014 - Shepard (F), Ashley W. - Complete
Under the Sand by Them Memories reviews
Something woke her. It had been an age since she had been woken by something other than her children. Too long in her opinion. ::Third place winner of the Aria's Afterlife "March Madness Contest: A Day in The Life of..."::
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,791 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 3 - Published: 3/16/2014 - Complete
The Assassin's Resolve by TenyumeKasumi reviews
Kai Leng could feel the cold hands of death curling around his empty soul as sharp as the omni-blade wound in his gut, but he was not done yet. No, there was one more thing he had to do...
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 993 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 5 - Published: 3/16/2014 - Complete
Just a Scratch by Debochira reviews
While investigating a Quarian ship that was attacked by heretic Geth, Commander Shepard comes upon a very interesting and vaguely familiar sight. When all was said and done, all he could think was, "No more vid recommendations from Joker..."
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,998 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 13 - Published: 3/15/2014 - Tali'Zorah, EDI, Shepard (M) - Complete
Winter Woes by cdghuntermco reviews
Ashley and her husband John Shepard have a discussion about household duties after a particularly bad snowfall hits their neighborhood. Post ME3. One shot.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,318 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 7 - Published: 3/14/2014 - Ashley W., Shepard (M), OC - Complete
Kissing in the Rain by Eleneri reviews
Just a cute drabble of James Vega and Jack, post war.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 233 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 3 - Published: 3/14/2014 - Jack, James V. - Complete
Ghost Brigade by Eleneri reviews
This is a slightly alternate universe take on what could happen at the end of Mass Effect 3... if most of Shepard's squad was actually dead, but still pretty lively in spite of that. One of the defining characteristic of Mass Effect has always been the bonds of friendship/emotional ties, and I wanted to play with that concept in a different way.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,291 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 11 - Published: 3/14/2014 - Ashley W., Kaidan A., D. Anderson, Shepard (M) - Complete
Wheels of Fire by thebluninja reviews
I am Alliance M-35 Mako, serial number WEL-375. My strength is my Commander's. Her strength is the Alliance's. The Alliance's strength is that of all humanity. I suggest you start walking.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,910 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 15 - Published: 3/5/2014 - Shepard (F), Ashley W., Tali'Zorah - Complete
Mass Effect: Reforged by Johan the Duck reviews
Alex Shepard, the first human Spectre is sent out after a dead Spectre and to neatrulize a Geth threat. He travels around the galaxy and meets new characters. Soon he learns about a much bigger threat, one that can end the whole galactic civilization. Can he save the galaxy? An alternate plot of first game. This fic feature a Shepard with unique background and an altered universe.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 21,773 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 3/4/2014 - Published: 12/26/2013 - Ashley W., D. Anderson, Saren A., Shepard (M)
Take Model Ships Back! by Sheridence reviews
"Pew-pew, I'm a Reaper! I'm the Vanguard of your destruction!" "I'm the Normandy, the fastest ship in the Alliance fleet!" "And I'm Commander Shepard and you, two, return my model ships back!"
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 937 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/1/2014 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A., James V. - Complete
Control That Which You Cannot Destroy by jay8008 reviews
Cerberus' goal was simple in concept: resurrect Shepard to be precisely the same. They failed. Pushing forward, the result was a powerful, untested cybernetic soldier who doubts his own humanity. Now, he will need to lean on his new crew of unknowns, old friends, a past love, and a new one even more fragile than he. [Many thanks to my fellow authors 'JacksAreWild' and 'Bebus']
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 53 - Words: 226,627 - Reviews: 538 - Favs: 366 - Follows: 360 - Updated: 2/25/2014 - Published: 4/20/2012 - Liara T'Soni, Jack, Shepard (M)
From the Inside by smileymcface reviews
When Shepard and Jack visited the Teltin facility, they found an old datapad owned by a guard named Kal Riften. This datapad was a journal of Kal's time at the facility, and it showed a side of the facility that Jack never knew existed.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,601 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 2/20/2014 - Published: 12/27/2013
Trope Trasher by BlackExcaliber13 reviews
A collection of stories based on common fanfiction trope trash that every author has tried and failed at at one time or another.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Parody - Chapters: 9 - Words: 7,098 - Reviews: 55 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 18 - Updated: 2/18/2014 - Published: 1/25/2014 - Shepard (F), Shepard (M)
Within My Heart by CelticWarriorMoon reviews
Shameless Willenko fluff. Ashley Williams and Kaidan Alenko both know the ins and outs of their relationship, but it turns out that she has something to tell him... Summary sucks, I know. Please read and review! *RATED T FOR GOOD REASONS* (Cover by DorianPavus)
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,239 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/14/2014 - [Ashley W., Kaidan A.] Shepard (F) - Complete
Efekt Massakry by Bazylia de Grean reviews
Shepard wyrusza na rutynową misję - no, prawie. Jeśli dobrze jej pójdzie, zostanie Widmem. Nikt oczywiście nie spodziewa się, że coś pójdzie nie tak, a Shepard zostanie bohaterką i uratuje galatykę, prawda? Tak myślałam. Skoro już sobie to wyjaśniliśmy... Ach, tak! Przed wyruszeniem w drogę Shepard musi jeszcze zebrać drużynę...
Mass Effect - Rated: T - Polish - Parody/Humor - Chapters: 15 - Words: 7,544 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 2/8/2014 - Published: 11/22/2013 - [Shepard (F), Kaidan A.] Ashley W., Garrus V. - Complete
Secret Shepard by Sarinalina reviews
When Ashley suggests doing a Secret Santa aboard the Normandy everyone gets in a cheery mood. At least until they reach their next destination. FShenko angst/fluff. Originally a christmas present for the Mass Effect Holiday Cheer on Tumblr.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 3,343 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 7 - Published: 1/26/2014 - [Shepard (F), Kaidan A.] Ashley W. - Complete
Come wake me up by CapMarquez2121
Inspired by the song Come Wake me up by Rascal Flatts. Deals with Ashley feelings after Horizon and her love for Shepard and slight jealousy of Miranda. I am still not the best at summaries.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,185 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/21/2014
Friends On The Normandy by RobinByrd reviews
This will be a collection of one-shots based on Shepard's various friendships aboard the Normandy.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,183 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/20/2014 - Shepard (F), Jacob T.
Eden Burned by survivor686 reviews
The Geth attack on Eden Prime was one of the most devastating battles ever experienced by humanity, until the Fall of Earth. In the space of twelve hours; heroes were forged, cowards were revealed and destinies collided, as geth, humans and turians fought over a single artifact that would decided the fate of civilizations. Starring: Ashley Williams, Jabob Taylor & Saren!
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 3 - Words: 14,290 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 1/18/2014 - Published: 10/9/2013 - Ashley W., Jacob T., Saren A.
A Mass Effect Christmas Story by Blackdeer7 reviews
Yep. Another holiday story comes your way. It takes place while the Normandy SR-1 crew is on the hunt for Saren. Some highlights - Shepard is a scrooge, Liara is naïve, Tali is creative and Wrex is still Krogan. Amusing antics ensue. Ch 2 posted... Story now complete.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 10,465 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 1/17/2014 - Published: 12/14/2013 - [Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni] Garrus V., Tali'Zorah - Complete
Get Off My Lawn! by melodramaticglassescharacter reviews
After The Shepard flew the Reapers into the sun, the galaxy began to repair itself. But in a small colony on the edge of the Terminus Systems, Cerberus rears it's head. The only thing in their way? One monumentally pissed off war veteran with a chip on his shoulder. Oneshot.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,586 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/15/2014 - Complete
We Came To Dance by Kazlin reviews
Shepard and Jack meet up in Purgatory on the Citadel, they talk about their future and the proceed to dance the night away, in more ways than one. Rated M for lots of Jack and smut. Lots of smut. Influenced by the Gaslight Anthem song by the same name.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,677 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 1/7/2014 - Published: 12/21/2013 - Jack
Airy Forms of Flitting Change by ninja-v reviews
A story was shared and an understanding was formed between turian and human—after a fashion. This might just be the beginning of an excellent friendship... or an awkward inter-species camaraderie. Written for the Science (Fan)Fiction Day Challenge. Happy Birthday, Isaac Asimov!
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,099 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 7 - Published: 1/2/2014 - Garrus V., Ashley W. - Complete
T'was the night before Christmas by The-Madness-Linked-With-A-Hat
The boys were taking up Shepard's quarters for a zombie marathon at Christmas ... Little did they know what was in store for them
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 957 - Favs: 2 - Published: 12/28/2013 - Garrus V., Ashley W., Kaidan A., Joker - Complete
Mass Effect Null: The Night Before The Dreams Soared Free by addtheletters reviews
A mysterious energy wave banished the Reapers, but has also nullified a fundamental principle of physics. The races of the galaxy can no longer traverse between worlds. It seems a dark age, a regression, for civilization. But one night on Earth, a synthetic makes dreams become true...
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,359 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Published: 12/24/2013 - Complete
A Normandy Christmas by Leonineus reviews
The Normandy crews share an enjoyable Christmas after the end of the Reaper War. Modified Endgame/Control Ending, Shakarian, spoilers for Endgame/Citadel DLC. Rated M for some mention of explicit material, you have been warned.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,960 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 13 - Published: 12/24/2013 - [Shepard (F), Garrus V.] - Complete
Stencils by rainaftersnowplease reviews
What history doesn't remember. Inspired by thisgamerisdrunk's post depicting stencils of all the squadmates from all three games. Basically a drabble.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 349 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/24/2013 - Complete
A Long Morning Workout by PerpleNerple reviews
It's the early morning and Ashley wakes Shepard up with her loud music. As Shepard is about to confront Ashley however, he gets easily distracted and one thing leads to another...
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,402 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 2 - Published: 12/23/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
A Mass Effect Carol by bluekrishna reviews
(W)Written for the Aria's Afterlife Forum: Christmas Crossover Challenge. A Christmas Carol Mass Effect-style. Bit of angst, lots of feels. How does Shepard deal with a galaxy that no longer needs saving? Remorse and bitterness rage as he tries to live with himself and his decisions on the Crucible. What happens when three ghosts come calling to save HIM for once? Can they?
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 8 - Words: 22,820 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 12/23/2013 - Published: 12/20/2013 - Shepard (M) - Complete
I Was Lost by The Abbot of Beregost reviews
Shepard is confronted by his crew again. A sort of interlude during the Mess Banter series. The angsts, the choices.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 414 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 4 - Published: 12/21/2013 - Ashley W., Tali'Zorah, Samara, Shepard (M) - Complete
Noel by swaps55 reviews
It starts with a mug of hot chocolate. That in itself isn't unusual; the decadent Earth beverage is something Shepard has an odd fondness for, and he fixes it for Liara on occasion. But this one is different. He brings it to her in a red mug with a green conifer painted on the side, and there is a strange red and white striped hooked cane lolling around the rim like a straw.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,034 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 6 - Published: 12/18/2013
It was not in vain by Nartog reviews
For all the unsung heroes who died wondering.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,364 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Published: 12/18/2013 - Mordin S. - Complete
The Wreath by Three-Seven Driver reviews
John and Ashley Shepard have a little talk about one of their traditions as well as family in general. Author's Note: As this is a Christmas story, there are religious overtones and subject material just in case that's not really your thing.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,849 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/9/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
Beauty and the Beast by TheChemistJorax reviews
After the war is won, Miranda is left with picking up the pieces. One shot.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,842 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 10 - Published: 12/6/2013 - [Miranda L., Shepard (F)] - Complete
I'll Be Home For Christmas by Spacer Paste reviews
Holiday story about Jack's first Christmas. LJ Mass Effect 2013 Secret Santa Gift Exchange
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,737 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 3 - Published: 12/5/2013 - Jack, Shepard (M) - Complete
The Interview by Three-Seven Driver reviews
Alliance officer interviewed just before retirement in a recollection of the most famous Alliance officer in history.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,196 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/3/2013 - Complete
Sunshine by Sisimka reviews
Two hundred years after the Reaper War, John Shepard remembers only that he was once a man and that he made a choice. As a ghost, he roams the galaxy, attention called by disparate events, until a ripple of 'something' calls him to the Kepler Verge. Written for: Mass Effect Big Bang, Fall 2013 (ME3 Ending Spoilers)
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 29 - Words: 25,374 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 22 - Updated: 12/3/2013 - Published: 11/20/2013 - Jack, Shepard (M), OC - Complete
Cats and Dogs by petercapaldiscoiffure reviews
Post-Pragia, Zaeed takes a trip up to Kasumi's bar.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,311 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/28/2013 - Zaeed M., Kasumi G. - Complete
Sine Qua Non by quantumparadigm reviews
After nearly three years, the war against the invading Leviathans has left the galaxy ravaged and their position desperate. Major Shepard has to find a new Drift partner after the death of her former co-pilot Ashley Williams, before testing out the Alliances' first Valkyrie class warship, modeled after the groundside Jaeger class fighter. Shenko.
Crossover - Mass Effect & Pacific Rim - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 11 - Words: 22,022 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 14 - Published: 11/24/2013 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A., D. Anderson - Complete
Raid on Clark's Landing by Luke Danger reviews
Shortly after the destruction of the Reapers and the Normandy's return to known space, the crew have been given extended leave as the ship needed extensive repairs. Making a pit stop at a small colony while en route to Eden Prime, Ashley, James, and Liara find themselves defending it from a pirate raid. A one-shot.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,668 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/23/2013 - Ashley W., Liara T'Soni, James V. - Complete
Feathers by thedeadflag reviews
A weary marine gets pulled into a covert assignment by an old contact. A single explosion changes the course of her life, sending her racing through space to combat a threat to all galactic civilization. The Mass Effect Arc of A. Shepard. Sequel to Flotsam ON HIATUS as of 03/03/14: See profile for details
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 36 - Words: 315,979 - Reviews: 470 - Favs: 133 - Follows: 186 - Updated: 11/17/2013 - Published: 9/14/2012 - [Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni]
Not Fine by swaps55 reviews
He doesn't even look up at the sound of EDI's voice, instead taking in the glitter of shattered glass and hunks of brightly colored polymers now scattered across his desk with a vague sense of amusement.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,732 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 2 - Published: 11/17/2013 - Garrus V., Shepard (M) - Complete
Mass Effect I: The Beginning by Savvy'sGut reviews
Nothing about her was particularly obscure; she had long brown hair she often tied messily on her head, light build and small in height, overall she was completely average and she preferred it that way. People were easy to trust, and Shepard always took that advantage.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure - Chapters: 13 - Words: 113,767 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 10 - Updated: 11/16/2013 - Published: 10/23/2012 - Shepard (F) - Complete
Rain by Eleneri reviews
In the aftermath of the Reaper War, James Vega continues fighting the good fight against Cerberus while Shepard is recuperating. He and Jack lead a mission to stop Cerberus from regaining access to a munitions and technology cache, but things are slowed down when the weather takes a downturn. Written for the prompt "rain", and assumes a destroy ending.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,357 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 9 - Published: 11/14/2013 - Jack, James V. - Complete
Mass Effect: Mako Wash by BlueSpartan107 reviews
A one-shot requested by Bud89. Some of Shepard's crew thought it was a good idea to wash the mako down in the cargo bay. And nobody listens to Wrex's warning about the dangers of washing a mako. Involves buckets of water, dinner ideas, and Wrex being the only one in the cargo bay with common sense. Part of the Zach Shepard storyline.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,184 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 6 - Published: 11/8/2013 - Liara T'Soni, U. Wrex, Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M) - Complete
Role Reversal by Trishata96 reviews
After Shepard breaks the Mako on an ice planet, the team have to take shelter in a nearby bunker. One problem... there's only two blankets and three people, which is quite entertraining in the morning for Williams and Shepard, but not for Kaidan. (Based on Kmeme prompt)
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,240 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/5/2013 - Ashley W., Kaidan A., Shepard (M) - Complete
Mass Effect Duality - Mission Failed by Lachdannen reviews
After Rhiannon Shepard is badly injured just before the mission to Ilos, the Normandy is unwisely delayed. The crew gather to protect one of their own, even as events proceed without them. Rhia wakes in the hospital...Monthly Writing Competition Entry for Aria's Afterlife October Contest. (Something Scary this way comes...)
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Horror/Suspense - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,837 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 3 - Updated: 10/31/2013 - Published: 10/22/2013 - Shepard (F), Saren A., Shepard (M) - Complete
Shadows and Ash by TrashKan reviews
AU retelling of ME2 with Ashley joining the SR2 as well as a couple of other additions. Will attempt to make the story a little more realistic in some areas, and incorporate the shadow broker and arrival DLC. Will hopefully be able to update regularly. Rated M for language, occasionally without Jack being involved. :)
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 6,115 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 26 - Updated: 10/30/2013 - Published: 10/20/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M)
Renegade Paragon by ParagonRenegade reviews
Unacceptable methods, unacceptable goals; refusal is the only option.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 23,098 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 15 - Updated: 10/29/2013 - Published: 6/27/2013 - Ashley W., Liara T'Soni, Miranda L., Shepard (M)
2286 by EndlessPaine reviews
It's been almost a century since the green light ended the Reaper War. People have moved up in the world, people have disappeared, and new ones have been brought into it. This story follows the path of the children who came after Shepard gave her life. The galaxy may be safe from Reapers, but new danger always lurks in the shadows. FShep/Liara towards end. OCs
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 28 - Words: 83,836 - Reviews: 64 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 10/27/2013 - Published: 11/3/2012 - Liara T'Soni, Shepard (F) - Complete
The Silent Cadence by Orifiel reviews
"When ears can't grant the wanted noise, another method lends a choice. My eyes are clear, my hand is poised… to feel the cadence of his voice." After Shepard takes control of the Reapers, the galaxy hails his sacrifice and honors his family. But for the sister who was left behind, no degree of fame compares to the message he transmits to his loved ones. If only she could hear it.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,690 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 4 - Published: 10/26/2013 - Shepard (M), Hannah S., James V., OC - Complete
The Last Case of Garrus Vakarian by anonymous moose reviews
That last night on the Citadel wasn't something he'd ever forget. It was the night he crossed a line.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama/Crime - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,783 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 3 - Published: 10/25/2013 - Garrus V. - Complete
Wicked Ink : A Mass Effect Tale by GrimJack21502 reviews
In London, Shepard has fallen on his way to his destiny and the Crucible remains inert. Dying and alone, he rests in the very heart of the Reaper horde. But where strength can fail, Love endures forever. This is the story of such love. This is the story of eternity. This is the story of Jack.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 20,889 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 44 - Updated: 10/23/2013 - Published: 8/13/2013 - Garrus V., Liara T'Soni, Jack, Shepard (M) - Complete
The Women of the Universe by Android Writer reviews
Just a few short stories of how I think Shepard will spend his time with each of the romancable women in ME. All take place after the Reaper Invasion and in this Shepard survives. Critizism is welcome.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 2,627 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 10/21/2013 - Published: 9/5/2013 - Shepard (M)
Without an End by Bebus reviews
Most people say heroes fight for others. But against a threat like the Reapers, everybody needs a reason of their own, however selfish it is. One hero fights on the battlefield with guns, bullets and soldiers, the other from the shadows with knowledge, lies and power. Together, they must force an unwilling galaxy to prepare for the Reapers.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 44 - Words: 236,541 - Reviews: 598 - Favs: 172 - Follows: 211 - Updated: 10/20/2013 - Published: 10/22/2012 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni
Out of the Blue by Stuart James reviews
These will be one-shots and scenes that don't really fit into 'Blue', but I thought were interesting/amusing. Some are outside the main 'Blue' stories, others run along side but not necessarily linearly.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Drama - Chapters: 24 - Words: 32,176 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 10/14/2013 - Published: 9/30/2012
Wherever tomorrow is by tediorecorp
One galaxy for the price of one man. It's a fair trade. Shepard introspective, death fic, ME3
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,014 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/13/2013 - Shepard (M) - Complete
The Extranet is For Porn by augmentedfourth reviews
Suffering from insomnia, Samantha and Tali hang out in the lounge and rifle through Joker's stash of porn while EDI both distracts the pilot and offers commentary on their chosen activity. Drinks are poured and hilarity ensues. Rated M for the sampling of the infamous seven zettabytes.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,396 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 17 - Published: 10/10/2013 - Tali'Zorah, EDI, Samantha T. - Complete
Unforeseen Circumstances by ThreeBulletNecklace reviews
Read the previously untold story of what one particular husk head thinks about being the newest resident of the Normandy, and the Commander's most unusual desk toy. His name is Alan, and he doesn't think much of it. Rated M for some saucy language.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,526 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 5 - Published: 10/10/2013 - Shepard (F), EDI, James V., OC
Chasing Spacecars by SoldierPup reviews
Ashley and Shepard go on a much needed date, to discuss their relationship during the war with the Reapers. Just a fluffy piece for the Shepley lovers!
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,427 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 3 - Published: 10/9/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
Call My Name by Sugarbubbleslove reviews
She never meant to find it, it wasn't for her eyes but at the same time – it meant the world to her. Tali with Kaidan/Fem-Shepard
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,513 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 4 - Published: 10/7/2013 - [Shepard (F), Kaidan A.] Tali'Zorah - Complete
I Can Fix This by Carnivorous Flamingo reviews
Grunt comes to Shepard with a problem, and she knows exactly what to do, like any good mama.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 514 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 8 - Published: 10/4/2013 - Shepard (F), U. Grunt - Complete
Reminiscing by YourLovelyMajesty reviews
Yet there was a flaw with plain, boring Liara T'Soni being with the admirable Maxine Shepard. She was . . . weak. Not good enough for Shepard's legacy. So Liara became stronger.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 472 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 3 - Published: 10/3/2013 - Liara T'Soni, Shepard (F) - Complete
You've Got Mail! by TenyumeKasumi reviews
When Kai Leng sends a mocking message to Shepard's terminal after the commander's defeat on Thessia, the crew decide that a little spammy revenge is in order.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,161 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 141 - Follows: 96 - Updated: 9/30/2013 - Published: 4/13/2013 - Kai Leng
Fisticuffs by Dingbats and Dweebs reviews
An attempt to fill out the relationship the game so poorly explained. FemShep/Traynor pre-relationship fluff. Chapter 1: It's not everyday Sam has to work in the hangar, but she's certainly glad she's present when Shepard and Williams show up for a friendly brawl. Chapter 2: Another mission has gone awry, but can our favortie Specialist save the day? Rated T for language
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 9,355 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 9/29/2013 - Published: 6/20/2013 - Shepard (F), Samantha T.
The Darkness Has Been Breached by ougabouga reviews
The road to hell is paved with good intentions. Commander Shepard stopped at nothing to fight the Reapers. But with the Reapers now gone, what new threats might emerge in their absence? FemShep & Liara pairing.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 15 - Words: 55,808 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 9/27/2013 - Published: 8/2/2013 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni - Complete
A Tone of Finality by TenyumeKasumi reviews
When a long-lost voice reaches out from beyond the grave, final goodbyes kept hidden deep within our hearts can at last be spoken.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,108 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 2 - Published: 9/25/2013 - Shepard (F), Garrus V. - Complete
Dear Shepard, Goodbye by Inkess reviews
Kaidan tries to deal with the grief he feels after Shepard's death by writing her a letter. Post Control. For the September contest at Aria's Afterlife.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,614 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/25/2013 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Family Doesn't End With Blood by ColossusProblematic reviews
After he awakens to find his life upended and his friends scattered, Shepard continues the struggle against the hidden enemies that threaten the galaxy while he tries to reclaim the family he lost. M for language, violence, adult content. Being progressively rewritten as new chapters are added.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 29 - Words: 214,381 - Reviews: 230 - Favs: 286 - Follows: 308 - Updated: 9/25/2013 - Published: 7/8/2012 - Shepard (M), Tali'Zorah
The Legend of Shepard by RPGameplayer reviews
What makes a hero? Shepard was a colony kid on Mindoir who rose to become the hero of the galaxy. My take on Mass Effect from multiple POV's - please comment! spoilers for all 3 games abound - Bioware owns all - enjoy! *** NEED COMMENTS PLEASE :)
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 35 - Words: 57,673 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 28 - Updated: 9/21/2013 - Published: 7/23/2012 - Shepard (F), Garrus V.
This Divine Retribution by CommanderElsa reviews
Commander Shepard's body is recovered from the ruins of the Citadel in the days following the war. Once again, she will open her eyes to a world changed by destruction. Finding purpose in a time of peace is not easy for the Savior of the Galaxy, but she will realize that even in the calmest of weather, there will always be a storm on the horizon.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 52,698 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 9/18/2013 - Published: 7/14/2013 - Shepard (F), Joker
Unquiet Dead by ChaserGrey reviews
Missing scene from "Square One". When Miranda reaches the end of her rope trying to resurrect Shepard post-Crucible, she finds out that being on the Normandy means you never have to face your ghosts alone. Written to hopefully get myself back in the groove.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,580 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 2 - Published: 9/15/2013 - Miranda L., Ashley W. - Complete
Welcome Aboard by Inkess reviews
The story of ME1 told through the eyes of Teresa Shepard and Garrus Vakarian from the moment they first met. Prequel to No Shepard Without Vakarian/Rhapsody in Green. (Active.)
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 5 - Words: 16,393 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 9/8/2013 - Published: 5/31/2013 - Shepard (F), Garrus V.
desert sun by The Knife reviews
Come and find me in the valley.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 269 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 7 - Published: 9/7/2013 - Tali'Zorah - Complete
Vita ex Machina by JanusTheTraveler reviews
Legion had no idea what it was getting itself into when it agreed to join Shepard's team. A series of one-shots detailing its gradual development from machine into teammate, crew member, and friend.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 23,801 - Reviews: 81 - Favs: 161 - Follows: 165 - Updated: 9/6/2013 - Published: 4/10/2013 - Legion
If It Meant Living: Beyond by Graceyn reviews
What do you do after you've saved the galaxy? Save another one of course! 7 years after the Reaper War, Shepard and her team embark on a journey into the unknown. Along the way they must confront questions about the nature of the universe, life itself and themselves. Sequel to "If It Meant Living" and "Tales." Manifest/Dossiers are a separate "story;' Ship Layout is on my DA page.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 23 - Words: 172,657 - Reviews: 84 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 44 - Updated: 8/30/2013 - Published: 11/30/2012 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Set Free by Dandy in the Aspic reviews
A series of one-shots about Shepard, Kaidan and all the things in between. Snapshots of falling in love, family and heartbreak. ME1, ME2, ME3 and beyond. Mostly canon with 'Changeling'. Can be read in any order, rating varies. Marked as complete because they are all standalone.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 29 - Words: 73,563 - Reviews: 193 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 78 - Updated: 8/30/2013 - Published: 10/16/2012 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Galaxy Fall by Col.Foley reviews
They've are the first human spectres, they saved the Citadel, defeated the Collector's and led a Galactic war. But at the turning of the tide, as friends become enemies and enemies friends, they'll lead a revolution. The continuation of On the Run, Picking up the Shards of a Broken Galaxy, and Come Back to Me begins.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 40 - Words: 123,741 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 8/29/2013 - Published: 1/22/2013 - Shepard (F), Shepard (M), James V.
Commander Shepard by YourLovelyMajesty
Written for the prompt: Write about a character plagued by nightmares. After the many horrors Shepard has seen, what does she fear most? Based on events during all three games.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 411 - Favs: 2 - Published: 8/28/2013 - Shepard (F), Thane K., Ashley W., Kaidan A. - Complete
The Matrix Effect by unity9 reviews
Imagine what if the Human/Machine war ended with a truce and humans merged with the machines only to find a Mass Relay many years later. Read as humans explore this relay and find out where this rabbit hole will take them.
Crossover - Matrix & Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 41 - Words: 150,280 - Reviews: 324 - Favs: 605 - Follows: 456 - Updated: 8/28/2013 - Published: 5/29/2012 - Neo, Shepard (M) - Complete
A Different Stripe by Elevatordancer reviews
James watches.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 594 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 5 - Published: 8/27/2013 - Garrus V., Kaidan A., Shepard (M), James V. - Complete
The Fields by Three-Seven Driver reviews
Many thoughts race through one's mind when they are about to meet their end.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 980 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 4 - Published: 8/25/2013 - Complete
Aftermath by SoldierPup reviews
After all is said and done, even heroes can have nightmares. And even heroes can have their own angels to help them deal with the Aftermath. Shepard/Ashley one-shot
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,609 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 3 - Published: 8/18/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
Reparations by swaps55 reviews
Ashley sees a side of Kaidan she didn't expect. (Stand alone short in the Exordium-verse. Don't need one to read the other.)
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,460 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 2 - Published: 8/18/2013 - Ashley W., Kaidan A. - Complete
Unforgiven by Lachdannen reviews
Entrance for August Writing Competition Prompt: Six months after the Crucible Fires, from Joker's Perspective, Destroy Ending.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,279 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 4 - Published: 8/15/2013 - Joker - Complete
Mass Effect: Doing the rounds by Janizary reviews
Everyone who knows Mass Effect knows about 'The Rounds'. Shepard's tireless efforts to bolster crew morale, share things that others probably feel a bit uncomfortable with, and generally pester people who might have better things to do. Some of the off-screen things our dear Commander has stumbled into in his quest for companionship. 8/15 Update: Chapter 8 - "What the parrot saw"
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Humor - Chapters: 8 - Words: 8,189 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 39 - Updated: 8/15/2013 - Published: 7/11/2012 - Shepard (F), Shepard (M)
For Those Who Have Heart by Arcane Assassin reviews
With loss comes grief, and we must all carry our own burdens.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,247 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 8/15/2013 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni - Complete
Lessons to be Learned by PerpleNerple reviews
A one-shot dialogue. Shepard has more than one skill and he now tries to teach Ashley one of them. She tries her utmost hardest to learn, but gets distracted along the way...
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 354 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/14/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
A Dancing Lesson by PerpleNerple
A one-shot, short dialogue. Shepard has to prepare for a dangerous task ahead of him... Dancing. Ashley gives him a private lesson on ball room dancing.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 298 - Favs: 6 - Published: 8/14/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
The What The F Effect by Osage reviews
Jack has some choice word for Shepard during a 'refuse-ending' scenario. [Made for Blu's August competition at Aria's Afterlife forums]
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,194 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 3 - Published: 8/12/2013 - Jack - Complete
A Measure of Devotion by Lilivati reviews
Duty drove them. Love bound them. Balancing the two was never simple, but for Shepard and Alenko, it was always worth the trouble. But what if it became impossible? AU where Kaidan learns of the Lazarus Project while in progress and faces a hard decision.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,033 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 4 - Published: 8/11/2013 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Mass Effect: Bring Down the Sky by MelasZepheos reviews
The adventure continues for Maia Shepard and her crew in Bring Down the Sky! A novelisation written in real time as I play the games.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,654 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 8/11/2013 - Published: 8/4/2013 - [Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni] Ashley W., Tali'Zorah - Complete
Phoenix by silentprayers
When you're in need of a new armor, just tell Shepard and she'll gladly give you one from her inventory. No strings attached... right? Contains Shakarian. Rated T for, ehm, suggestions.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,733 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 2 - Published: 8/9/2013 - Shepard (F), Garrus V., U. Wrex, Ashley W. - Complete
Blue: The Damned by Stuart James reviews
Please note, this fic is effectively abandoned due to lore/plot/writing issues. A re-write is now in the process of being uploaded to AO3 (as of Dec 2013). Apologies.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Drama - Chapters: 32 - Words: 63,923 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 18 - Updated: 8/8/2013 - Published: 1/18/2013 - Ashley W., Liara T'Soni
Petals of Pain by Bronzedamazon reviews
Kasumi is dying and in her last moments she dives into her grey box to spend one more moment with Keiji.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,066 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Published: 8/6/2013 - Kasumi G. - Complete
The Prayers After Orders by SleeplessTuesday
The Second Fleet defends Arcturus station. [ME3]
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Sci-Fi/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 610 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 2 - Published: 8/6/2013 - Complete
Conflict Resolution by PerpleNerple reviews
One week before his house arrest, Shepard visits Ashley for a little closure. Let's just say sparks begin to fly. Set after ME2 events and right before ME3. Rated M for future.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,167 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 8/5/2013 - Published: 8/2/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
The Angry One by smileymcface reviews
A brief exploration into Jack in Mass Effect 2. Her adventures, her take on situations, and what it's like to be a tiny, "all powerful bitch." I'm taking a few liberties with the storyline, I just like her character. Please comment and tell me what you think.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,355 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 8/5/2013 - Published: 7/7/2013 - Jack, Legion, Thane K.
You've Received a New Call From Tali'Zorah vas Neema by SpaceRanger reviews
(Also known as 'What Tali did right after Freedom's Progress.') "Come on you bosh'tets! Answer your ** omni-tool! "
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 5 - Words: 11,004 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 8/5/2013 - Published: 6/16/2013 - Shepard (F), Tali'Zorah - Complete
Left Out to Dry by Victor Weiss reviews
Just a oneshot that popped into my head while replaying ME1 recently. A lesson to all who would cross Integra Shepard, Butcher of Torfan, First Human Spectre and general badass. Udina learns this lesson well that when it comes to matters of galactic peace and stability, you do not cross Shepard. Ever. RnR, oneshot and I own nothing mentioned! Enjoy.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,521 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 12 - Published: 8/3/2013 - Shepard (F) - Complete
The Fallout by Mr.Vaz reviews
Pinned down under overwhelming opposition, Ashley has only one last wish. For the July 2013 contest on Aria's Afterlife.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 996 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 3 - Published: 7/28/2013 - Ashley W., Kaidan A. - Complete
Virmire by Pinoko K
Shepard's mission on a paradise planet has gone wrong. These chapters about Virmire are from my other fic Chronicles of a Legend. This is a standalone fic for those who want to read the climax without going through the main story.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 19,099 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 2 - Published: 7/28/2013 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Clarity by PeterRabbit92 reviews
After the mission to Grissom Academy, Shepard receives a welcome visit to his cabin from a familiar face. However, not everything seems to be as he hoped. Can a love between a hero and a criminal really flourish or will it only lead to tragedy? The answer can only be found in their understanding of one another. Rated M for language (It's Jack, what do you expect?)
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,527 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 16 - Published: 7/27/2013 - Jack, Shepard (M) - Complete
Hot Days by AussieScum reviews
Sometimes, the strain of the galaxy on your shoulders can begin to make cracks in you. So, one must relax every once and awhile to fill those cracks and find some peace. Then again, let's be realistic. This is Commander Shepard were talking about. When does he ever get to relax? Slight mentions of M!Shep/Jack.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,051 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 2 - Published: 7/26/2013 - Jack, Legion, Shepard (M) - Complete
Helping hand by ENECON reviews
A different take on Kelly's famous(or infamous) dance scene at the end of ME2. FemShep x Kelly
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,165 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 9 - Published: 7/25/2013 - Shepard (F), Kelly C. - Complete
Mass Effect: Invictus by JasonShepardN7 reviews
13 years after the Crucible Event - 13 years after the Reapers mysteriously disappeared - Ashley Williams finds herself at a research station which may hold the key to finding out what happened to Commander Shepard... (Post ME3 fic. Some language. Reviews welcome. Finished!)
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 14 - Words: 38,531 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 76 - Updated: 7/24/2013 - Published: 4/1/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
Black Talons by My Nips Hurt reviews
Eight ships slowly surrounded the Normandy, tightening a noose around the frigate. A rough voice filled the cockpit. "Cerberus vessel, surrender your ship controls immediately. Commander Shepard, you are under arrest." Post ME2. Read, Review, and Enjoy.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 21 - Words: 113,019 - Reviews: 75 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 130 - Updated: 7/22/2013 - Published: 2/9/2011 - Shepard (M), Ashley W.
22 Sinchi by Corentin IV reviews
When Admiral James Vega asks Miranda Lawson to respond to a distress call, she must choose between the commitments of her new life and duty to a reclusive ally. She, Jack Zero and krogan battlemaster Urdnot Grunt mount a rescue mission on an isolated asteroid. But what will they find? Set 23 years post-war. Miranda/Jack, Femshep/Liara, Vega/ Ashley, Tali'Zorah, Grunt
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 21 - Words: 58,860 - Reviews: 125 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 63 - Updated: 7/21/2013 - Published: 4/11/2013 - Miranda L., Jack, Ashley W., James V. - Complete
Mass Effect: Immortal by Aithusa reviews
When Ashley Williams is left behind on Virmire, when she realizes that she's going to die, what are her last thoughts? A short one-shot written for the July writing competition in Aria's Afterlife Forum.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 959 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 2 - Published: 7/20/2013 - Ashley W. - Complete
Good Enough by Osage reviews
Miranda Lawson's last moments on the collector base. [Written for Rev's July competition for Aria's afterlife]
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 921 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 5 - Published: 7/18/2013 - Complete
Between the Lines by ChaserGrey reviews
There are things a commanding officer has to say. Shepard says them. And there are things he cannot say, but has to, the best that he's able. ME1, Post-Virmire.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 514 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Published: 7/16/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
Intertextus by aaron vig reviews
Shepard had seen that the Reapers were coming, then the Heretics and the mercenary armies now sent to stop her. But she never could have predicted the other-world power and opportunity she'd be given... by Cortana and the Master Chief. Mass Effect/Halo
Crossover - Halo & Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 13 - Words: 81,220 - Reviews: 371 - Favs: 701 - Follows: 802 - Updated: 7/16/2013 - Published: 5/5/2010 - Master Chief/John-117, Shepard (F)
Plan B by Her Eternal Grimoire reviews
Going into a standoff with Kaidan Alenko required a Plan B that may just have cost Shepard her life. Semi-AU scenario as Kaidan shoots Shepard. Prior Alenko/Shepard and Vakarian/Shepard *one-shot, complete*
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,939 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 16 - Published: 7/10/2013 - [Shepard (F), Garrus V.] Kaidan A. - Complete
Dark Space - A Sick Fic by Noelemahc reviews
In the year 2012, a man wakes up from a five-year long coma in a military hospital. He doesn't remember much of anything before it, but what he does remember is this vivid dream he seems to have had while he was out. One about starships, ancient monstrosities and a colourful assortment of aliens fighting at his side. But why do his fellow patients remind him of them so much?
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Suspense/Angst - Chapters: 15 - Words: 27,877 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 24 - Updated: 7/8/2013 - Published: 4/5/2013 - Shepard (M)
How far I'll go by krogan9
my rewrite of the citadel confrontation with a renegade spin.My first fic please leave reviews.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 557 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/5/2013 - Shepard (M) - Complete
Mass Effect: The Loading Times by McFreeky reviews
These are the stories that occur in between missions on the Normandy. While the players are watching a ship travel at FTL speeds, the people inside are still going about their day. These moments are what I call "The Loading Times."
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 14 - Words: 94,878 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 33 - Updated: 7/4/2013 - Published: 7/21/2012 - Shepard (M) - Complete
Catalyst by skyeward reviews
Samantha wishes she'd managed to confess her feelings before the final push to Earth.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,817 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 11 - Published: 7/3/2013 - Ashley W., Samantha T. - Complete
Permanent Ink by LovelyFarron reviews
She hated it, this waiting. She hated feeling. She hated losing. She hated winning. She hated living, laughing, crying, lying, stealing, fighting, killing, existing. But most of all, she hated him.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 3,249 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 26 - Updated: 7/2/2013 - Published: 3/6/2013 - [Shepard (M), Jack]
The Earth Lies so Far Below by MizDirected reviews
In his last moments, Admiral David Anderson has so many things he wants to say. Written for the Aria's Afterlife July competition... canon death scene in 1000 words or fewer.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 870 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 7 - Published: 7/2/2013 - Shepard (F), D. Anderson - Complete
In the Shadow of Shanxi by thepurplewombat reviews
Ashley has lived her life in the shadow of Shanxi. She never thought Virmire would give her the chance to redeem her family name. Written for the July Writing Contest at Aria's
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 649 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 6 - Published: 7/1/2013 - Complete
I Didn't Know Humans Could Bend That Way by xxWavexxRiderxx reviews
Mordin takes time out of his busy schedule to bring some 'educational' videos to Garrus
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,708 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 4 - Published: 7/1/2013 - Garrus V., Tali'Zorah, Mordin S. - Complete
And Miles to Go by wayward-river reviews
The bed feels wrong without the weight of another in it. Femshep/Liara
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,222 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 5 - Published: 6/30/2013 - Liara T'Soni, Shepard (F) - Complete
Final Words by fallenangel8794 reviews
Shepard's final words to her crew, and the galaxy as a whole, before giving her life to end the war and joining her beloved.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 553 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 14 - Published: 6/30/2013 - Shepard (F), Thane K. - Complete
The Ballad of Mass Effect by Stuart James reviews
Not sure where this poetry bug came from, but I've been doing it a bit recently. Thought this would be good for a laugh anyway.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,020 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 6/29/2013 - Published: 6/26/2013 - Shepard (F)
Not One More by Lachdannen reviews
One Shot, written for the Aria Afterlife July Writing Competition. Samara's last stand. If someone wants to contest my genre labelling, feel free. I wasn't exactly sure how to label this one .
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 793 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 5 - Published: 6/28/2013 - Thane K., Samara - Complete
Song of Rannoch by theherocomplex reviews
Tali's homeworld has been searching for her too.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 601 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 1 - Published: 6/28/2013 - Tali'Zorah - Complete
Struggle by ela11 reviews
Two people would have no idea of the struggle ahead of them... For their existence. For their love. (Femshep/Kaidan from Mass Effect 1 to 3 and a little beyond.) Contains spoilers for Citadel and Leviathan dlc's - Alternative ending - COMPLETED
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 90 - Words: 469,871 - Reviews: 463 - Favs: 266 - Follows: 179 - Updated: 6/28/2013 - Published: 10/31/2012 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
ME: Massive Epic by Midnight Lion reviews
A recounting of the first game in the Mass Effect saga: the story of Commander K.S. Shepard, Colonist/War Hero/Vanguard/Paragon. I just really wanted to know what made my canon!Shep tick... Updates when it updates.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 69 - Words: 142,657 - Reviews: 168 - Favs: 140 - Follows: 162 - Updated: 6/26/2013 - Published: 12/2/2010 - Shepard (M), Ashley W.
I'll Have the Biotic Convict Special by jay8008 reviews
Post-war, Jack has left her teaching position and moved on to her second "real job", and let me say that odd things come out of headcanon conversations with other authors - thanks Caracal22 :D Rated M for Jack-level swearing, of course.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,125 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 23 - Published: 6/25/2013 - Jack, Shepard (M) - Complete
Into the Light by thebluninja reviews
A death scene. Kaidan had to be left behind on Virmire, the sacrifice needed to stop Saren. These are his last thoughts before death.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,084 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 3 - Published: 6/24/2013 - Kaidan A. - Complete
Shattered by TheEvilDog
A one shot, set some time after the Reaper War.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 471 - Favs: 2 - Published: 6/23/2013 - Complete
Breaking Paint by Sathaeri reviews
In one last act of defiance, Shepard and crew rid the Normandy of anything identifying them with Cerberus. Miranda wouldn't be happy – or would she? M!Shep/Miranda oneshot. Set between the end of ME2 and the beginning of ME3. Some endgame spoilers for ME2. Probably not canon.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,475 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 11 - Published: 6/23/2013 - Shepard (M), Miranda L. - Complete
Mass Effect: Noir by Gorvar reviews
An AU Mass Effect Story. Spectre Shepard goes around the Citadel to find out why a Asari archeologist was killed but when the investigation goes deeper, conflicts with crooked cops, arms dealers and a cult called "The Brotherhood of the Old Machine" break out as the fate of the universe hangs in the balance.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Crime/Mystery - Chapters: 5 - Words: 9,136 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 6/16/2013 - Published: 5/2/2013 - Shepard (M), Shepard (F), Jack, Joker
Strike a Pose by David Falkayn reviews
The adventures of Carrie Shepard before, during, and in between the time covered by the ME games. Trying for self contained stories, chapter 6 is now up
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Adventure - Chapters: 8 - Words: 39,000 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 6/15/2013 - Published: 5/4/2013 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A., Garrus V., U. Wrex
Breaking the Mold by Eponymous Rose reviews
With her ship under enemy control, Commander Shepard must fight a losing battle against shattered-mirror metaphors, sci-fi clichés, and, above all, herself. An alternative take on the Citadel DLC.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 5 - Words: 15,248 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 6/15/2013 - Published: 5/21/2013 - Shepard (F), Garrus V., Ashley W. - Complete
Mass Effect: Atonement by survivor686 reviews
Set Between ME1 and ME2. Shepard is gone. Sovereign is dead. Ashley is not. Ashley fights to ensure her place in the Systems Alliance and to continue the legacy of Shepard's actions. Avaricious slavers and hostile geth remnants are lashing out at human border worlds and ships, but for what sinister purpose? Explore the meaning of the S-designation. MShepley implied.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Horror/Adventure - Chapters: 9 - Words: 67,426 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 6/14/2013 - Published: 1/4/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M), Admiral Hackett, D. Anderson
Nearing The End by Ragnarrockyroad reviews
Commander Shepard is nearing the end of the Reaper war. Can he succeed where no organic has before? Can Miranda Lawson hold him together until the end? Novelisation of the end of ME3 starting from Sanctuary. Not all canon - some major changes to the plot line. Final Chapter now up.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 19 - Words: 93,624 - Reviews: 113 - Favs: 149 - Follows: 97 - Updated: 6/13/2013 - Published: 4/17/2013 - Miranda L., Shepard (M) - Complete
The Locked Door or An Unconventional Love Story Across Timelines by Dandy in the Aspic reviews
What if Shepard and Kaidan had to deal with the consequences of the discovery of their relationship? It all ends not in the sinking of a ship, but in a door left unlocked and a Navigator named Charles Pressly. Shepard drifts in and out of his life like a ghost and two years of missing time is filled.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 7 - Words: 34,395 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 16 - Published: 6/12/2013 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Life after the Reaper 2 - Liara by Servala reviews
Some months have passed and everything seems great. However, Ashley ends up bringing some animals with her that, for the Asari, look like demons. As Liara's nightmares get worse, will she lose her mind when she can't forget the past?
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 8 - Words: 10,064 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 6/12/2013 - Published: 2/19/2013 - Liara T'Soni, Shepard (F) - Complete
Softly As I Leave You by Galtori
Several months after the Reaper Wars have ended, Kahlee Sanders leaves her home in the middle of the night.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,743 - Favs: 2 - Published: 6/11/2013 - D. Anderson - Complete
Mass Effect: Infinite Regress by CountingMagpies reviews
Novelisation of the Mass Effect trilogy, Part 1 of 3. It takes more than one person to save the galaxy, but it only takes one person to start a revolution. Told from the perspectives of Bioware's characters. Not strictly canon. Will feature a Liara romance somewhere down the line. Rated M for language, violence and adult themes.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 9 - Words: 110,284 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 31 - Updated: 6/11/2013 - Published: 7/28/2012 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni, D. Anderson, Councilor Tevos
You Do Know How To Whistle, Don't You Garrus? by thepurplewombat reviews
fill for a kmeme prompt, again :) Can be found here: In which human whistling freaks Garrus out.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 307 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 11 - Published: 6/11/2013 - Shepard (F), Garrus V.
Sea of Flame by Glyph-04 reviews
A reimagining of the events of the ME trilogy and beyond, featuring Rachel Shepard and Liara T'Soni. The universe is a constant flux of change, a sea of flame. Liara and Shepard struggle to make sense and meaning out of their intertwined lives against the tumultuous backdrop of the greatest threat the universe has ever known. Will they find happiness in this impermanence?
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 69,207 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 59 - Updated: 6/9/2013 - Published: 10/6/2012 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni
Death Defying by Theninjamang reviews
The Reapers. Warnings of their coming have been hastily rejected and met with large amounts of ridicule and disbelief. But will the questionable actions of Commander Shepard be enough to finally get the galaxy to recognize the danger? Post-Arrival DLC
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 14 - Words: 62,324 - Reviews: 63 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 68 - Updated: 6/5/2013 - Published: 5/19/2012 - Shepard (M), Miranda L.
Hollowed by BreadedSinner reviews
Sequel to Monsters. Years have passed since Commander Shepard destroyed the Reapers. When a shambling army of mutant Reaper soldiers arises, the savior of the galaxy must come out of retirement and team up with some old friends. But the cause of this resurrection may be more sinister than they expected.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Supernatural - Chapters: 15 - Words: 40,539 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 4 - Published: 6/4/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
The Stripe by Elevatordancer reviews
Just because people think James is just a dumb jock, doesn't mean he doesn't notices things.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 323 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 5/31/2013 - Garrus V., Ashley W., Shepard (M), James V. - Complete
Following Benezia by GoldenChocobo reviews
After nearly 30 years of Commando training, the young Commando Shiala returns home to her mother. Follow the story of how Shiala became an acolyte of Benezia and the pain it took to get her there. This fic will feature other ME characters, but focuses on Shiala. Please review if you like it and PM me if there are any errors. Note: Time and Dates are human to avoid confusion.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Family - Chapters: 5 - Words: 5,759 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 5/28/2013 - Published: 3/19/2013 - Shiala - Complete
The Star of Terra by Gauge Mnemosyne reviews
Calista Shepard's story through Mass Effect. Focusing largely on her relationship with the crew and her interactions with a certain asari archaeologist, along with the interactions her crew has with each other. Rated M for language and violence.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 6 - Words: 36,996 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 28 - Updated: 5/27/2013 - Published: 5/1/2013 - [Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni]
Mass Effect by PiperNickson reviews
The tale of Abigail Shepard from Virmire on! Rated M for later content
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 31 - Words: 179,165 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 5/26/2013 - Published: 1/28/2013 - Shepard (F)
Scion Effect by Arthur Hansen reviews
Toni Shepard, N7 marine and tapped for security of the SSV Normandy. Everything was so much more simple before giant black armored dreadnaughts, killer robots and... one young girl that fell down a rabbit hole? Scionverse - Sidestory.
Crossover - Mass Effect & Scion - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 8 - Words: 35,101 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 89 - Follows: 70 - Published: 5/24/2013 - Shepard (F)
Shard of Memory by sisterthemoon reviews
In the midst of London's final battle, just before the push to the beam, Javik gives Shepard his memory shard and encourages her to add to it. Javik finds her (and the shard) when the remains of the Citadel crash back to earth and he's the only one who can decipher what the shard contains. What did Shepard find worthy enough to record in her final moments?
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Tragedy - Chapters: 10 - Words: 16,758 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 9 - Published: 5/24/2013 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A., Javik - Complete
Death is a Jealous Lover by tonystarktheautobot reviews
She knows, intellectually, that she died once. She doesn't remember it. It's as if she went to sleep and then woke up in that Cerberus building. But sometimes she wonders if Death isn't angry at her; for slipping through his fingers, for defying the laws of the universe and coming back.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,543 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 3 - Published: 5/23/2013 - Shepard (F) - Complete
Fade to Grey by Eponymous Rose reviews
On the face of it, justice and vengeance are simple things, black and white. After the confrontation with Sidonis, Garrus and Samara discuss grey.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,235 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 9 - Published: 5/23/2013 - Shepard (F), Garrus V., Samara - Complete
Metal Effect by manbagcar reviews
In the year 2148, explorers on Mars discovered the remains of an ancient spacefaring civilization. The basis for the incredible technology was a force that controlled the very fabric of space and time. The civilizations of the galaxy called it... The Metal Effect. Mass Effect/Brutal Legend Crossover. Rated M for METAL (And language)
Crossover - Mass Effect & Brütal Legend - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,136 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 5/18/2013 - Published: 3/17/2013
Therapy by Phantom Pendragon reviews
A series of one shots and drabbles based around when Ash was in the hospital in Mass Effect 3. They will range from humerous to thoughtful to tear-jerker drama. Focuses on Ashley/M!Shepherd romance and Ashley/Thane friendship. Will also feature other characters.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,312 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 11 - Published: 5/16/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M), Thane K.
Abstemious by vermouthhh reviews
An unlikely pair to say the least: the assassin and the experiment. Thane gives Jack some lessons in control. Jack gives Thane some lessons in patience. And neither of them expect lessons of the heart to join the equation.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,497 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 5/14/2013 - Published: 4/14/2013 - Thane K., Jack
Les Masserables by jankmaster98 reviews
Les Miserables with Mass Effect characters and setting! What could possibly go wrong? First chapter is cast, am open to new suggestions.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Parody/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 3,858 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 5/12/2013 - Published: 4/11/2013 - Shepard (M), Saren A.
The Helmsman's Love by TheInfamousSoul reviews
Sadness does show itself in the strongest of people. Especially after having to pick up the dog tags of the people you were supposed to die with. But where there is sadness, there is always that rock to make it go away...Bad summary, I know. Please read. Rated T for language. Shepard (F)/Joker.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,204 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 4 - Published: 5/11/2013 - Shepard (F), Joker - Complete
This Night by GoldGod reviews
Commander Shephard knew all about nights aboard the Normandy, but this night was different. Follows the infamous choice on Virmire, its aftermath and the events that led to that final, terrible decision. FemShep/Kaidan Femshep/Ashley
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,431 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 2 - Published: 5/11/2013 - Shepard (F), Ashley W., Kaidan A. - Complete
Craving Physical Contact by Lyaksandra reviews
With Shepard carrying the burden of an entire galaxy on her shoulders, the responsibility to further the cohesion and synergy of the people aboard the Normandy falls to someone else. Fortunately, she is perfectly willing to take on that mantle.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,594 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 5/7/2013 - Published: 4/23/2013 - EDI
Normandy Entertainment Presents, a Good Shepard Production of by Sun-Tsu Toriden reviews
Set in a parallel universe similar to Illyria Shepard's, where the Normandy is actually a travelling production company and instead of pulling impossible missions, they pull off impossible multi-species productions of everyone's favourites of Film, Television and Theatre! FShep/Liara, Garrus/Tali, Joker/EDI. Updated whenever. NOW TAKING SUGGESTIONS, PLEASE LEAVE THEM IN REVIEWS!
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Parody/Humor - Chapters: 23 - Words: 8,051 - Reviews: 50 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 29 - Updated: 5/7/2013 - Published: 2/20/2013 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni
Eyes by Eleneri reviews
12th in the Rose Shepard series, during Mass Effect 2: Commander Rose Shepard has just left Omega with Garrus and Mordin when she receives a message from Admiral Hackett asking her to place a memorial on the final resting place of the original Normandy. This is my version of why Alliance Command might have asked that of her, and the reaction from various interested parties.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,689 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 5 - Published: 5/6/2013 - Shepard (F), D. Anderson, Admiral Hackett - Complete
Turn the Tables by ArinSkye reviews
What if the tables were turned, and Kaidan was the one who died when the Normandy went down? Why does Cerberus bring him back? How does he react? And what would Shepard do? A rewrite of ME2, with a serious twist and Shenko all the way...
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 38 - Words: 126,986 - Reviews: 149 - Favs: 108 - Follows: 64 - Updated: 5/5/2013 - Published: 4/5/2013 - [Kaidan A., Shepard (F)] - Complete
Ashley by ScribeoftheVirus reviews
During a few stolen moments on one of Shepard's visits to the hospital, Ashley comes to terms with a few things whilst in the healing process.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,235 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 11 - Published: 4/28/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
Adoration by Dandy in the Aspic reviews
Kaidan and Ashley both survive Virmire. Post-Destroy they move on with their lives. When someone threatens the life of Shepard, they must race against the clock to solve the mystery. James isn't going to let the two Spectres have all the fun to themselves. Adoration is a dangerous game. Kaidan/Femshep, James/Ashley. Team Milky Way friendship. COMPLETE with epilogue.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 68,314 - Reviews: 139 - Favs: 100 - Follows: 74 - Updated: 4/26/2013 - Published: 3/19/2013 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Mass Effect: The Taming of Shepard by Maya Aodhan reviews
An A/U story where several familiar crew are N1's at the Villa in Rio de Janeiro. I seem to enjoy taking inspiration from favourite classics and play them out with our favourite crew. This one is based loosely on William Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew. This comes from a request by Miriari and some lovely readers who wanted more. Love to you all!
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 21,862 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 4/26/2013 - Published: 4/21/2013 - Shepard (F), Garrus V., Ashley W., James V. - Complete
Honoring the Dead by Eleneri reviews
Third in the Rose Shepard Series; In the aftermath of Eden Prime, Shepard takes some personal time to honor the fallen, and discovers that friendships begun under fire are hard to break. Starring Captain Anderson, Kaidan, and Ashley. Some foreshadowing of future loves, and an exploration of the friendship developing between the marines.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,214 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 4/25/2013 - Published: 3/2/2013 - Shepard (F), Ashley W., Kaidan A., D. Anderson
Protoculture Effect by Cyclone reviews
Just as robotechnology altered the course of human history, so also did another discovery hidden within Charon.
Crossover - Robotech/Macross & Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 22 - Words: 64,616 - Reviews: 131 - Favs: 387 - Follows: 338 - Updated: 4/23/2013 - Published: 2/26/2011 - Shepard (M)
In Memory by SpaceRanger reviews
Jack, after Shepard dies, gets an N7 tattoo.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,773 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/22/2013 - Shepard (F), Jack - Complete
Clearing the Air by DfangOO reviews
This is a scene for when Ashley is in the hospital in Mass Effect 3. Shepard and Ashley take time to deal with the issues that's been between them since Mass Effect 2.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,210 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 3 - Published: 4/20/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
Tagged by Victorian Asylum reviews
With the endgame in sight, Shepard gives Ashley something to remember her by. A promise that she'll come back. One-shot, could be seen as Femshepley romance or close friendship.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,214 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 6 - Published: 4/16/2013 - Shepard (F), Ashley W. - Complete
Night on the Town by thepurplewombat reviews
Ever wondered what Jack did after she met up with Shepard at Purgatory? (This is a commission fic, written for the awesome guy who drew my profile picture) Pairing is Jack/OC. If you want to review, that would make me so happy there aren't even any WORDS for how happy I would be :D. I've never written Jack POV so please tell me if you think I got her wrong.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,741 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/15/2013 - Jack - Complete
You Don't Know by FluffyCannibal reviews
What's really going on in Shepard's head. Set during ME3, contains spoilers. M for language.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 308 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 5 - Published: 4/15/2013 - Shepard (F), Shepard (M) - Complete
Dreams by thepurplewombat reviews
LI mourning Shepard.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 302 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/13/2013 - Shepard (F), Shepard (M)
The First Time: Joker and Ashley by Eleneri reviews
A series of very short vignettes illustrating the courtship and romance of Joker Moreau and Ashley Williams.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 645 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 6 - Published: 4/12/2013 - Ashley W., Joker
The Path Not Taken by Lady Jadealiya
Written for the insanity round on the ME Challenge community on LJ. Prompt: What if...? Shepard, but not as we know her. A short look at how the pieces fall if the keystone is removed.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Horror/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 393 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/8/2013 - Complete
Nowhere To Go But Forward by The Last Tactician reviews
Shepard was bound for greatness from day one. Who knew so much could happen in just over a few years? - Starting from Mass Effect 1 and working through to Mass Effect 3 - Not just a re-telling of the games - Wonderful Shenko hidden inside
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 23 - Words: 67,571 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 4/6/2013 - Published: 3/29/2012 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A.
Stubborness by Trishata96 reviews
Shepard didn't just turn herself into the Alliance after taking down the Collectors. Grunt went along refusing to leave his 'Battlemaster' alone therefore the Alliance has to deal with a teenaged Krogan who is determined to keep his 'mother' safe. Which means when, Alenko attempts to apologise, he has to get past a Krogan first. T for two f words.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,008 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 43 - Follows: 17 - Published: 4/6/2013 - Kaidan A., Shepard (F), U. Grunt - Complete
This Is It by BRITNxE reviews
A quick one-shot. I don't even know how to sum this up. I was challenged to do this. It's not the best thing I've written and well...it's not a happy story. I'm sorry.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,224 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 2 - Published: 4/1/2013 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni - Complete
Uncommon Bonds by Tayg reviews
AU/Rated M/ FemShep-Liara. Follow the story of a young mercenary hired to protect the daughter of an Asari Matriarch while falling in love and dealing with their pasts. Will not follow standard ME storylines. Romance/Comfort/Angst/Fluff
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 44 - Words: 163,315 - Reviews: 1041 - Favs: 638 - Follows: 746 - Updated: 4/1/2013 - Published: 6/4/2012 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni
Windows and Apples by TenyumeKasumi reviews
Legion interprets windows as a structural weakness and observes that the SR-2 seems to have an excess of this. So begins his quest to rectify that. Unfortunately, some people just can't be swayed. So resumes the war between the windows and the apples.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,238 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 8 - Published: 4/1/2013 - Joker, Legion, EDI - Complete
Mass Effect: Survivors by Kalenath Shok-Tan reviews
Sometimes the end of a war is not the end of the story. Sometimes, the REAL story doesn't begin until after the shooting stops. But one thing is certain: Love will find a way. This story starts ten years after the end of Mass Effect 3. The green ending took place. Lots of things changed, but others stay the same. OCs with guest stars. F Shep/Garrus ((Warning: Spoilers ahead. LOTS))
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 92 - Words: 282,128 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 21 - Updated: 3/29/2013 - Published: 11/12/2012 - Complete
Illusions of Order by Niamh St. George reviews
What happens to organic memories in a synthetic shell?
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,864 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 5 - Published: 3/28/2013 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni, EDI - Complete
The Miss Adventures of Kaidan Alenko by PiperNickson reviews
This story picks up late mass effect three and beyond - In the aftermath of the Reaper war Shepard and Kaidan (And crew) face a new threat in the form of an ancient alien race set on controlling the weakened galaxy - Rated M for content - for those of you who have read my other fanfics, this one is decidedly less fluffy - if you are sensitive in nature might be best to steer clear!
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Horror/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 14 - Words: 41,806 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 3/27/2013 - Published: 3/15/2013 - Kaidan A., Shepard (F)
Interlude by Gentle Breezes reviews
Even a doctor is no stranger to fear and pain. Can be set between almost any two missions in ME3 while the Reaper War rages on.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 590 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 3/26/2013 - Dr. Chakwas - Complete
Bonfire by sevanderslice reviews
Kaidan and Ash discuss Kaidan's feelings for a certain commanding officer. Shenko, oneshot. (Written for March 2013 Virmire Survivor week on tumblr).
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,710 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 3 - Published: 3/22/2013 - Kaidan A., Shepard (F), Ashley W. - Complete
At the Edge of Heaven by Griffon Sabe reviews
The long and winding road for two souls. After losing everything, will Shepard be able to overcome his past and heal his heart.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 20 - Words: 29,884 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 86 - Updated: 3/19/2013 - Published: 2/11/2012 - Shepard (M), Miranda L.
Home by PiperNickson reviews
Another one of my meanderings, this time just before the mission to take on a rogue AI on Luna. From Kaidan Alenko's POV - the leuitenant lets his mind wander with near disasterous consquences. Rated M for mild sexual content.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,913 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Published: 3/17/2013 - Kaidan A., Ashley W., Shepard (F) - Complete
Where Did You Come From by Eddie-Hawke reviews
Post ME3: Destroy ending. Shepard's stuck in a mess of Citadel rubble, giving up on any chance of being saved. Near death, she converses with the deceased Ashley Williams who tries to instil the importance of holding on.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,206 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/15/2013 - Shepard (F), Ashley W. - Complete
This One's on Me by dashingrogue reviews
There's a little bit of dialogue in the first game in which Ashley invites you for a drink to celebrate Armistice Day. I think it was a great opportunity for a cutscene, a side mission, something. I was disappointed. So here's where my imagination went. One Shot.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,577 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 2 - Published: 3/13/2013 - Shepard (F), Ashley W. - Complete
Downtime by Try Me Hot reviews
An expanded written scene of Ashley and Shepard's 'date' on the Citadel. Previous romance.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,139 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 3/10/2013 - Published: 3/6/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M)
Dark Energy 4: Aftermath by Melaradark reviews
Covering my version of events for roughly two centuries following the War. The Reapers have been defeated, and a wounded galaxy rebuilds.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Family - Chapters: 29 - Words: 112,831 - Reviews: 484 - Favs: 365 - Follows: 215 - Updated: 3/9/2013 - Published: 12/4/2012 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni - Complete
Catching the Past by Eleneri
Fourth in the Rose Shepard Series; during an early excursion on the Citadel, Commander Rose Shepard's past comes back to bite her. A slightly AU, expanded version of the Earthborn origin quest that takes you to the infamous Chora's Den.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Friendship - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,494 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 4 - Published: 3/7/2013 - Shepard (F), Ashley W., Kaidan A.
menoetius by Dandy in the Aspic reviews
Can he trust the woman who wears his old lover's face? Kaidan finds his answer. Dark themes.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Tragedy/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 755 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 12 - Published: 3/2/2013 - Kaidan A., Shepard (F) - Complete
East of Eden by Dandy in the Aspic reviews
Shepard, Kaidan and Ash discover what is muted and marginal, where dead things grow, and nothing is what it appears to be. An ME1 Shenko adventure story featuring Team Milky Way.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 4 - Words: 18,510 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/18/2013 - Kaidan A., Shepard (F) - Complete
Victims of Virmire by GoldenChocobo reviews
This fic will explore the final moments of Ashley Williams and Kaiden Alenko. It will feature a chapter on Ashley at the AA Tower and a chapter on Kaiden at the bomb/nuke site. The verse is MShep, no specified romance or backstory. Rated T for some strong language.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 2 - Words: 991 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 2/10/2013 - Published: 2/5/2013 - Ashley W., Kaidan A. - Complete
Full Body Massage by Rockycombo reviews
It's amazing how much you can mean with only three words. And as Tali relaxes with Shepard after they defeat the collectors, she figures that out for herself. One shot for the Valentine's Competition on Aria's Afterlife.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,740 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 16 - Published: 2/8/2013 - Shepard (M), Tali'Zorah - Complete
Jennifer by TheGethhaveacrushonme reviews
Jack struggles to come to terms with an unexpected piece of information. Very short. Slight angst with a hint of fluffy Shep(f)/Liara.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 842 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/4/2013 - Jack - Complete
A warning of the similarities between those that arrive in Mass effect by Super duper Sumo reviews
"Those that arrive always change our history. They say it's for the greater good. All the same way. Nothing ever changes." A look into the actions of a changed mass effect from the point of view of the insane last human left alive. One shot.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,008 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 1/30/2013
Do You Primitives Ever Stop Copulating? by Trishata96 reviews
So that thing where Javik can go around the Normandy and sense the places where particular crew members have made their homes on the ship in the past.Well, turns out that he can also sense places where crew members have had sex before and gets vivid visions of their encounters. And due to the suicide mission and the final fight against the Reapers. The crew has been very, very busy
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,237 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 14 - Published: 1/27/2013 - Javik - Complete
moments that make us by leighbell reviews
A first go at Fanfic exploring the past and ongoing adventures of Shepard and her crew...prepared for some crazy merging of characters, story lines and enjoying the freedom of fanfic...thats what its all about right? Eventual shenko, Changed rating to M for language to be safe and whatever else may crop up.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 20 - Words: 54,195 - Reviews: 66 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 1/26/2013 - Published: 10/14/2012 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A.
Linear Progression by Trinary Helix reviews
Neither Tali nor Shepard knew what they were getting into when they learned about the geth attacks. Eventually Shepard&Tali romance. Currently rated T. Completed.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 20 - Words: 77,672 - Reviews: 204 - Favs: 182 - Follows: 183 - Updated: 1/25/2013 - Published: 4/11/2010 - Shepard (M), Tali'Zorah - Complete
In The Ashes by Luciiraptar reviews
"Stand in the ashes of a trillion dead souls, and ask them if honor matters." Post-game Javik.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,120 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 5 - Published: 1/24/2013 - Javik - Complete
ME3 Armageddon - EDI forgives Shepard by Hoplite39 reviews
Just before activating the destroy option in the crucible, Shepard has just enought time to contact the Normandy. She only has time to speak with one person. He asks to speak to EDI. Inspired by the emotional scene in the movie Armageddon where the hero speaks to his daughter for the last time. This is a dialogue based one-shot.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Tragedy/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 558 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/20/2013 - Shepard (F), EDI - Complete
Of Xenophobia and Infatuations by Made Nightwing reviews
Kaidan Alenko is a weak-willed, pathetic excuse for an Alliance soldier. He is xenophbic, despises turians, and is sickened by the thought of a human loving one. Well, now Commander Shepard is going to fix that...or is she? (Side-note, it's scary when the parody I write is less ridiculous than the stories I parody)
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,022 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 3 - Published: 1/20/2013 - Complete
Call and Response by eris-11
Commander Judas Shepard and Commander Ashley Williams are perfect for each other and she regrets realizing this so late, during the last night they may ever spend together. One-shot rated for swearing and minor sexual content, spoilers for ME3.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,015 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/19/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
War Zone by eris-11
So this is what it's like to die. She never thought it would involve an angel like Judas, though, and she never could've guessed she'd have the chance to actually say goodbye. One-shot with some swearing, spoilers for ME3 extended cut.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 763 - Favs: 5 - Published: 1/19/2013 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
Normandy Found by QueenTheirins reviews
The Normandy...it's been found. Commander Jane Shepard has been tasked with finding twenty missing dog tags, reminders of those she couldn't save that day. Can she face her fear and make this trip alone, or will a friend step in and help her reunite with her past?
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,334 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 3 - Published: 1/18/2013 - Shepard (F), Garrus V. - Complete
Crook by dr.evil99 reviews
After the defeat of the Reapers, Jack needs something to guide her. 500 word drabble, Post Mass Effect 3. Rated for language.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 562 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 3 - Published: 1/17/2013 - Jack - Complete
Blue by Stuart James reviews
As Verity Shepard grows up on the colony of Mindoir, she learns that not all of the galaxy enjoy her inclusive view of the aliens that the humans have recently encountered. One terrible event shapes her future and throws her into the galaxy alone.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Drama - Chapters: 62 - Words: 115,136 - Reviews: 108 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 1/17/2013 - Published: 5/29/2012 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni - Complete
Horizon Chapter One by PiperNickson reviews
My little rendition of the Horizon events from Mass Effect Two - As always Bioware own all Mass Effect content and story - the character of Abigail Shepard is my own creation, inspired by the character of Jane Shepard, created by Bioware.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Angst - Chapters: 5 - Words: 11,485 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/16/2013 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Feelings by MosesARose reviews
Jack begins to doubt what her and Shepard have going on, which leads to Shepard reassuring her. A short one-shot w/ major fluff Rated M for language.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 863 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 12 - Published: 1/9/2013 - Jack, Shepard (M) - Complete
Regret by TheRev28 reviews
The most iconic scene from Mass Effect 1 told from a very different perspective.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 731 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 4 - Published: 1/8/2013 - Ashley W., Kaidan A., Shepard (M) - Complete
Black and White and Red All Over by virusq reviews
Jack and Kasumi have a Citadel adventure sometime between ME2 and ME3, which involves boozing, dancing, dressing up funny, some more boozing, a secret handshake, and maybe punching a few people. Also, a liberal dose of language/suggestive dialogue. Not suitable for hanar. Read at your own risk.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,096 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/8/2013 - Jack, Kasumi G. - Complete
Interstitial Spaces by bsmart reviews
Mass Effect 2 with a strong focus on the characters rather than shooting things. All the little conversations that happened between missions, or should have. Shepard/Liara/Kelly, eventually.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 9 - Words: 77,039 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 21 - Updated: 1/7/2013 - Published: 4/28/2011 - Shepard (F)
To Find The Sea by Dr Girlfriend reviews
Part I The Cruelest Month: Two years after the destruction of the SR1 Commander Shepard has been reborn. But so has her old squad. Featuring multiple character perspectives, minor OC's, dark themes, violence, and Shakarian! Cross posted from KMeme. Cover photo: taztothesky.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 17,749 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 39 - Updated: 1/6/2013 - Published: 5/16/2012 - Shepard (F), Garrus V.
Laugh Effect by Panda Krios reviews
Have you ever wonder what Shepard does in her spare time? What does the crew do to keep from going insane? Being brunch up on the Normandy only one thing to do. Play pranks,get drunk and troll on the internet. Even Commander Shepard gets bored; join her and the infamous crew in snapshots of a not so average day on the Normandy.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 8 - Words: 6,639 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 22 - Updated: 1/6/2013 - Published: 4/5/2012 - Shepard (F), Garrus V.
Bite Me! by Kitkat7049 reviews
Some careless words, pent up jealousy and fight in the Battery Room lead to unexpected developments... But somebody is bound to get hurt. Rated M for a reason - contains strong, lemon flavoured adult content and strong language. First fanfic published here, so any feedback is greatly appreciated :)
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,424 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 4 - Published: 1/6/2013 - Garrus V., Jack
Tuesday by Dandy in the Aspic reviews
"You know what day it is?" Kaidan raised his eyebrows, as if he was mildly alarmed he had forgotten some important date. "…No?" he said tentatively in the tone a man would use to ask his wife if he had forgotten an anniversary. "It's a Tuesday," she said simply. Tuesday is a special day for Kaidan and Shepard. PWP.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,815 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 22 - Published: 1/4/2013 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Odyssey by Bebus reviews
A futuristic take on Homer's Odyssey - Shepard is shipwrecked, and must find a way home to her love, navigating countless trials and perils. Meanwhile, Liara embarks on a journey of her own as she struggles to break free of her mother's machinations. AU. On temporary hiatus - see A/N in newest chapter
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 9 - Words: 29,829 - Reviews: 75 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 1/4/2013 - Published: 10/26/2012 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni
History Repeats by Trishata96 reviews
As Arty boards the Normandy on Virmire, she thinks about the friend she is leaving behind and how she has abandoned a loved one again. Then Artemis makes a decision that threatens her life and the mission. Author Note: Not sure whether to have this as canon or scrap it.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Tragedy - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,518 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 1/3/2013 - Published: 1/2/2013 - Shepard (F), Ashley W.
Seven Days Of Christmas by Trishata96 reviews
The Normandy has to land for a week on an winter wonderland, meaning the crew have to spend Christmas on the ship. Join them as they celebrate and play pranks on each other.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 7 - Words: 6,989 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 12/27/2012 - Published: 12/17/2012 - Shepard (F) - Complete
This Christmas by Galtori
I decided to upload a Christmas story in celebration of the season! This is an AU Shenko, and there will be an elaboration of the main plot inside the story. Merry Christmas to all! This will be a two-shot. Rated T for a light innuendo.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,243 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 12/25/2012 - Published: 12/24/2012 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Family by AprilRyanMyFriend reviews
Short Femshep/Ash one-shot for Christmas. Shepard looks up at the stars, remembering her family from long ago on Mindoir when Ashley reminds her of the family they have together.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 535 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 3 - Published: 12/25/2012 - Shepard (F), Ashley W. - Complete
Vigil by TenyumeKasumi reviews
My name is Vigil. /I am Vigil./
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,071 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/22/2012 - Complete
Merry Mass Effectmas! by Bebus reviews
The saviour of the galaxy takes her friends on a Christmas holiday! Shepard and Liara are playing in the snow, while Ashley starts an icy battle. Garrus can't skate, Tali's emergency induction port isn't working, and Wrex overindulges in a Christmas concoction brewed up by Aethyta! Featuring a guest appearance from the ice queen! M for Xmas romance and language. Complete fluff!
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,296 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 8 - Published: 12/21/2012 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni - Complete
Blessed Are Those Who Mourn by SeraphSiren reviews
As she tries to come to terms with the loss of Shepard, how does Ashley find herself in the running to be a Spectre? What will she do when Shepard comes back? MShep/Ashley, w/ special guests Anderson, & the Illusive Man. OC(ish): Captain Hannah Shepard
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 16 - Words: 100,244 - Reviews: 49 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 58 - Updated: 12/18/2012 - Published: 11/25/2011 - Shepard (M), Ashley W.
Three Small Words by Fatiguesdualism reviews
Isn't it amazing how three small words can change a relationship? An alternative ending to Mass Effect 2. Featuring Shepard, Miranda and Jack. Rated M for language (swearing) and because it's my first piece so I'm erring on the side of caution.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,363 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 11 - Published: 12/17/2012 - Shepard (M), Miranda L. - Complete
The Chance to Try by Galtori reviews
This story is a slight AU, but grounded in Mass Effect 3. Follows Shepard through the events of ME3 as he deals with one twist to the original plot. Rated M for later language and themes. (I'd rather be safe than sorry) M!Shep/Ashley
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 12 - Words: 44,231 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 32 - Updated: 12/17/2012 - Published: 10/1/2012 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
It may be the last time by Aries Witch reviews
Its one of the last suppers that Shepard may have with her fellow crew members. R&R! rated m for language and sexual themes (set in ME1)
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,594 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 3 - Updated: 12/12/2012 - Published: 12/10/2012 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Reflections by ShadowEcho197 reviews
On the eve of battle, Ashley and Liara share fears, memories, and uncertainties of what is to come. Set in ME3, just before the assault on the Cerberus base. Just a little idea I wanted to share. Mentions of Fem!Shep/Liara pairing.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,787 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 2 - Published: 12/6/2012 - Ashley W., Liara T'Soni - Complete
Decay by AquiIae reviews
A mysterious Doctor turns up in the Milky Way galaxy, and only he can stop the dark forces that threaten it.
Crossover - Doctor Who & Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,133 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 6 - Published: 11/28/2012
Droning On by katkat42 reviews
Chiktikka vas Paus, Tali's combat drone, and Legion's combat drone have run off together. Where have they gone? Originally written for the kmeme.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Sci-Fi/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,338 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 9 - Published: 11/28/2012 - Tali'Zorah, Legion - Complete
London Calling by Dandy in the Aspic reviews
Kaidan arrives in London and meets the girl who knows how to shoot and wears a red ribbon in her hair. Shenko in the Second World War. AU.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 11,710 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 6 - Published: 11/27/2012 - Kaidan A., Shepard (F) - Complete
The Singing Planet by Ahlidarma reviews
The Rachni Queen sings her memories of the galaxy to an aging Shepard. (All rights belong to Bioware)
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 712 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 6 - Published: 11/27/2012 - Shepard (F), Rachni Queen - Complete
Joker, Meet EDI 2 point 0 by CaptainFlye reviews
The systems all over the Normandy just bugged out and EDI isn't responding. Shepard has gone to check it out, but Joker is worried. What happened to EDI? An imagining of the moments before Joker first sees EDI in her new body.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 760 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 5 - Published: 11/25/2012 - Joker, EDI - Complete
Through the Looking Glass by Thanatos34 reviews
Shepard discovers something on Alchera she would rather have never known.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Horror - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,130 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 46 - Updated: 11/24/2012 - Published: 3/27/2012 - Shepard (F)
A Final Message by TheRev28 reviews
The galaxy is saved. The Reaper threat is eliminated. But her Skipper is gone. How can Ashley deal with the loss of the man she loved? Can she deal with it? Can something like this be overcome? As Ashley tries to recover from the loss, a final question arises. Cover pic courtesy of Ladywinde on DA.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Tragedy - Chapters: 3 - Words: 1,688 - Reviews: 49 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 15 - Updated: 11/23/2012 - Published: 7/6/2012 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
Down by the Water by jay8008 reviews
To save entire civilizations, how far will Liara descend into darkness? If she had known the answer on the beginning of this journey, perhaps she would never have started. - A standalone excerpt from my larger story, Control That Which You Cannot Destroy.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 4 - Words: 12,978 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 11/22/2012 - Published: 7/27/2012 - Liara T'Soni - Complete
ME Random Stories Part 1 by Dani200 reviews
Re-mixed the Cerburus coop on the citadel. Hope you enjoy!
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 258 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/12/2012 - Ashley W., Shepard (M) - Complete
Mass Effect: Tequila Sunrise At Sunset by Ghost43843 reviews
Just decided to throw together a one shot set after the end of ME 3. Still would have liked a "great" ending, but, you take what you can.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Drama/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 806 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/10/2012 - Shepard (M), Ashley W. - Complete
Awakening an Adversary by Aurora Musis Amica reviews
Jacob Taylor is the first living person Shepard speaks to after her resurrection. That's a good thing, he's a generally good guy and a fellow soldier. He's honest and trustworthy. He'll be able to convince Shepard that despite the past, Cerberus isn't her enemy. Right?
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Suspense/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,517 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 2 - Published: 10/28/2012 - Shepard (F), Jacob T. - Complete
To Strive, To Seek, To Find, and Not To Yield by madmadkid reviews
"Tho' much is taken, much abides; and tho'/We are not now that strength which in old days/Moved earth and heaven, that which we are, we are;/One equal temper of heroic hearts,/Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will/To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield." Shepard and Kaidan remember Ash.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,163 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Published: 10/19/2012 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Jack, Shepard and the baby by hornyzombie reviews
Mshep x Jack. A short one. Was feeling broody.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,104 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 15 - Published: 10/13/2012 - Shepard (M), Jack - Complete
End Game by dcworks1 reviews
A look at what happens after the events of ME3, some variations with the ending parts of ME3. Rated M just in case, includes adult themes and some language. My first fan fiction ever. MShepard/Ashley relationship. COMPLETE
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 26 - Words: 60,220 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 9/30/2012 - Published: 6/30/2012 - Shepard (M), Ashley W. - Complete
Reaper Duty by Semerket reviews
Seven years after the war Commander Shepard is still fighting Reapers. They're just under the bed now. Femshep/Liara
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,203 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 128 - Follows: 16 - Published: 8/27/2012 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni - Complete
When Only Memory Remains by Ahsurika reviews
Twenty-five years after the Reapers' defeat, four krogan go on their Pilgrimage to the Citadel. Unlike their Rite, this is a time not for combat, but for listening...listening, as Urdnot Wrex tells them of the era to which he belonged. An epilogue to ME3.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,247 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 21 - Updated: 8/23/2012 - Published: 8/21/2012 - U. Wrex, Liara T'Soni - Complete
Winded by I Used To Be A Dragon reviews
Shepard doesn't tolerate people without basic self-defense skills being on her ship. Either they already know them, or they do some fast learning; even the unofficial therapists. After all, she can't protect everyone all the time.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,093 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 4 - Published: 7/23/2012 - Shepard (F), Kelly C. - Complete
Best of Enemies by AzureSpider reviews
Stranded on a Cerberus-held planet and cut off from Shepard, Jack and Miranda must work together to survive...assuming they don't kill each-other first! Post ME 2 and same universe as my LotSB novelization. Shep is Paragon/Spacer/War Hero. Shep/Miranda
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Friendship - Chapters: 11 - Words: 29,941 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 15 - Updated: 7/22/2012 - Published: 5/1/2012 - [Miranda L., Shepard (M)] Jack, OC - Complete
A memory shared, a connection forged by Bebus reviews
Liara shares a dream with the Spectre keeping her hostage. Will Faith Shepard trust the daughter of the enemy? Mass Effect, as Liara would see it. Rated M for language, adult themes and violence.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 48,733 - Reviews: 140 - Favs: 126 - Follows: 110 - Updated: 7/20/2012 - Published: 6/14/2012 - Liara T'Soni, Shepard (F) - Complete
Efekt Massakry 2 by Bazylia de Grean reviews
Parodia Mass Effect 2, z femShep w roli głównej. Czepialstwo, gry słowne, specjalne efekty piromańskie, dla głodnych czytelników parę sucharków. A, tak, Człowiek Iluzja obiecał też ciasteczka. Co? Ratowanie świata? No dobra, ratowanie świata też. Chwila, moment, Iluzja, powiedziałeś "misja samobójcza"? No, niech tam, skoro będzie kawa gratis...
Mass Effect - Rated: T - Polish - Parody/Humor - Chapters: 44 - Words: 14,986 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 7/7/2012 - Published: 6/12/2012 - Shepard (F), Garrus V., Tali'Zorah, Mordin S. - Complete
There were never such devoted by Stuart James
The Rachni queen and Verity Shepard are working together for mutual gain. Can the queen co-ordinate her children? Can Ashley control her own mouth?
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,128 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 4 - Published: 6/8/2012 - Ashley W., Rachni Queen - Complete
Dark Energy 2: Trail of Shadows by Melaradark reviews
The second installment of the Dark Energy trilogy. Follow the continuing tale of renegade Del Shepard through the events of the second game as she comes to grips with dying, living, and saving the galaxy, all over again.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 72 - Words: 398,417 - Reviews: 880 - Favs: 600 - Follows: 274 - Updated: 5/6/2012 - Published: 12/22/2011 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni - Complete
selfish people by lotbe reviews
They're so predictable it hurts. / RevanBastila / Happy Birthday, NRSG!
Star Wars - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 946 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 5 - Published: 4/26/2012 - Revan, Bastila S. - Complete
Normandy: Words of Life by geekreader42 reviews
Words paint a picture of life for Shepard's team on and off the Normandy. A series of occasionally connected one-shots for a meme: Pick a character and write a short fic for every letter of the alphabet. Will feature several ME2 characters.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 9 - Words: 5,250 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 4/21/2012 - Published: 1/30/2012 - Garrus V., Jack
Waiting at the Shore by livelaughluvmusic reviews
Shepard arrives after the ending and meets her best friend again
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 453 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/12/2012 - Shepard (F), Ashley W. - Complete
Garrus and a magnet by Ezio4003 reviews
One day on the Normandy, Garrus is bored and finds a magnet. He then decides to mess with our favorite geth using said magnet. Takes place during Mass Effect 2. T for language. oneshot
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 627 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 6 - Published: 4/11/2012 - Garrus V., Legion - Complete
The Long Day Wanes by DarthBubbles reviews
"The lights begin to twinkle from the rocks: The long day wanes: the slow moon climbs: the deep moans round with many voices. Come, my friends,'Tis not too late to seek a newer world." -Alfred Tennyson. Shepard fears for Ashley after the events on Mars
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,160 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 3 - Published: 4/10/2012 - [Ashley W., Shepard (M)] - Complete
The Gifts Given by I Used To Be A Dragon reviews
Perhaps it was unseemly for a Justicar to reflect so much on family. But perhaps justice could only truly be done by remembering all that was.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 494 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 8 - Published: 4/3/2012 - Morinth, Samara - Complete
The Last Mission by catlover377148 reviews
Ashley was dead... and it was all her fault. Fem!Shep after Virmire.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 441 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/30/2012 - Shepard (F), Ashley W. - Complete
Before the Devil Knows by Harbinger Loki reviews
Shepard is wandering the Normandy but no one can actually see her.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,415 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/23/2012 - Garrus V., Shepard (F)
The Arrow to the Knee by Ranger24 reviews
Here the tale of Skyrim's Arrow plague, and how it was resolved.
Crossover - Elder Scroll series & Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 543 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 4 - Published: 2/24/2012 - Garrus V. - Complete
Mock Effect 2 by ClintJohnston25 reviews
Sequel to Mr. Buch's masterful mockery of the first game. The twins Jane & John Shepard are exploring the galaxy, loosely following the game "Mass Effect 2"'s script. Along the way they poke fun at the various plot holes/inconsistencies they encounter.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Humor/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 22 - Words: 93,476 - Reviews: 54 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 34 - Updated: 2/20/2012 - Published: 11/25/2011 - Shepard (F), Shepard (M)
IN CASE OF FAILURE by Iyrsiiea reviews
"And if you need someone to blame, blame me."
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 343 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 6 - Published: 2/6/2012 - Shepard (M) - Complete
The Zeppo Effect : A BTVS Mass Effect Tale by Dr Gonzo reviews
A series of one-shots and vignettes about our favorite White Knight's quest to show the galaxy's newest hero how battling extinction level apocalypse is done with style.
Crossover - Buffy: The Vampire Slayer & Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Fantasy - Chapters: 32 - Words: 96,930 - Reviews: 133 - Favs: 366 - Follows: 195 - Updated: 1/8/2012 - Published: 9/7/2011 - Xander H., Shepard (F) - Complete
Mass Effect: Combat Stockings by quantumparadigm reviews
Mass Effect Christmas special! Ashley decides that the Normandy is going to celebrate Christmas, Williams style - and Shepard and Kaidan are caught in the middle. One shot.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,614 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/25/2011 - Kaidan A., Shepard (F) - Complete
Dark Energy by Melaradark reviews
Following a unique Renegade Shepard's story through all three games.Shepard is a real person, with real traumas...this is a side of her you have never seen. Will feature a Liara/FemShep romance.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 178,559 - Reviews: 275 - Favs: 789 - Follows: 305 - Updated: 12/21/2011 - Published: 10/28/2011 - Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni - Complete
forever by lotbe reviews
They were perfect, once upon a time. / ShepardAshley
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 896 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 3 - Published: 11/26/2011 - Shepard (M), Ashley W. - Complete
Broken Mirror by MelasZepheos reviews
Who does Miranda see in the mirror?
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,913 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 2 - Published: 11/23/2011 - Miranda L. - Complete
Emptiness by UrusVerra reviews
Short one-shot about commander Shepard's funeral.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,027 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/24/2011 - Ashley W., Joker - Complete
Coffee And Pooh by PMC65 reviews
A quiet moment with P.V. Shepard and Ashley Williams after they escape Earth. So much to say but both are at a loss at where to start.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 821 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 8 - Published: 8/2/2011 - Shepard (M), Ashley W. - Complete
What Dreams May Come by Kendoka Girl reviews
Are we the sum of our dreams and memories? In a state of dreams, Shepard must face who she is and where she came from. Just after the destruction of the Normandy, SR-1. Follows previous ME ficlets.
Mass Effect - Rated: K - English - Sci-Fi/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,290 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 4 - Published: 7/13/2011 - Shepard (F), Ashley W.
Graphite by DT Maxwell reviews
Poetry was for getting her thoughts out of her head. Drawing was for getting out her memories: the good, the bad, and even the almost forgotten. Sixth in the Downtime series.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,438 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 1 - Published: 6/30/2011 - Jack - Complete
Indulgences by DT Maxwell reviews
Even the ship's ranking Cerberus officer would occasionally take the time to indulge in some rest and relaxation. Not that she'd tell anyone. First in the Downtime series.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 707 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 1 - Published: 6/9/2011 - Miranda L. - Complete
Mass Effect: Return From the Omega 4 Relay by MillaShepardSR2 reviews
A fan made continuation of Mass Effect 2 taking place shortly after Shepard and his crew defeat the Collectors. Written from the point of view of both Commander Shepard and Ashley Williams.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 34,945 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 60 - Updated: 6/9/2011 - Published: 1/25/2011 - Shepard (F), Ashley W.
Confined by jtav reviews
Kaidan is none too fond of the fact that Miranda Lawson has free reign to wander around the ship as she pleases. If only there were some way to keep her under control... Mild ME3 spoilers.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,503 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 7 - Published: 6/4/2011 - Kaidan A., Miranda L. - Complete
Mass Effect: Into Greatness by MelasZepheos reviews
Maia Shepard survived the destruction of her home, the loss of her entire squad. Now an even greater threat looms, and she will never back down from the fight. A complete novelisation, that was written in real time as I played the game.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 36 - Words: 124,818 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 35 - Updated: 4/15/2011 - Published: 10/4/2010 - [Shepard (F), Liara T'Soni] Garrus V., Tali'Zorah - Complete
Commander Shepard vs the Haters by t3HPrO reviews
Savior of the Galaxy by day, and fanfic vigilante by night, that is Commander Shepard! The Savior of the Galaxy takes down mindless haters who spam terrible stories full of hate through his Paragadeness! Dedicated to SihaKatieKrios and DarkDanny!
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Parody/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,847 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 3/1/2011 - Published: 1/7/2011 - Shepard (M) - Complete