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And That Would Be Enough by Emachinescat reviews
In a moment of grief, Arthur says something to his newly appointed Court Sorcerer that he instantly regrets.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,087 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 12 - Published: 2/27 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
It's the Ears by TheBookRider reviews
Merlin claims they've met before, but Arthur doesn't remember the pesky fae at all. He also can't figure out why he isn't dead yet or how to get the idiot to quit following him around. Immortal!Merlin. Fey!Merlin. (Arthur knows Merlin has magic.) Also on AO3.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 19 - Words: 75,452 - Reviews: 131 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 44 - Updated: 2/25 - Published: 9/1/2020 - Merlin, Arthur
The Neglected Neckerchief by Emachinescat reviews
A group of bandits torture Merlin in front of Arthur for their own entertainment, using Merlin's beloved neckerchief against him in the cruelest of manners. Now, Arthur must struggle to come to terms with a traumatized Merlin, whose neckerchief has been replaced by a ring of bruises. TW: strangulation, panic attacks. Based on my drabbles from "Moments" by the same name.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,133 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 11 - Published: 2/21 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Visiting a Friend by MagicLia16 reviews
Will didn't die when he saved Arthur from the arrow shot by Kanen. What happens when he comes to visit Merlin in Camelot and how long will it take before they get into trouble? AU 1x10 Moment of Truth (Sequel Posted!)
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 11 - Words: 19,457 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 2/19 - Published: 9/21/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, William - Complete
The Masks that Most Suit Us by Emachinescat reviews
After Uther's death and a mishap on the training field, Merlin chooses to suffer in silence in an effort to allow Arthur to grieve unburdened. But everyone has their breaking point – even the newly crowned king of Camelot.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,572 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 14 - Published: 2/13 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
ask me no questions (i'll tell you no lies) by TheBookRider reviews
When a witch offers to sell Arthur a vial of truth serum, Arthur jumps at the chance to figure out what, exactly, his manservant has been doing in the evening.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,138 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 14 - Published: 2/12 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Diary by ADraconicScribe reviews
Arthur's worried about Merlin. The servant's been off for a while now, and he won't tell the prince why. So when Arthur comes across his journal, he begins to read it, hoping to discover what's plaguing Merlin. Instead, he finds out his servant's been hiding more than what's upsetting him (a sort of "watching the show" fic). Meanwhile, Morgana stirs. BAMF!Merlin
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 13 - Words: 125,421 - Reviews: 77 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 2/7 - Published: 10/26/2020 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Lancelot - Complete
A Man's Measure by Sentimental Star reviews
Three years have passed since Merlin's partial reveal of his magic. On the eve of their assault on Helios and Morgana's forces, Emrys must finally reveal himself in full. Quite without his knowing, it alters the entire course of Camelot's future—as well as his own, with the Once and Future King…EDIT: PT. 14 OF "KING'S GRACE" IS NOW UP! (Bromance or Romance. Ambiguous Relationship.)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 43 - Words: 123,897 - Reviews: 322 - Favs: 450 - Follows: 475 - Updated: 2/7 - Published: 9/1/2014 - [Merlin, Arthur] Uther, Leon
Magic? What Magic? by hellomynameisv reviews
Arthur was tired. Specifically, of Merlin. Seriously, how much of an idiot did he think Arthur was? Wait, wait. No. Don't answer that. FEBUWHUMP PROMPT #3: IMPRISONMENT
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,593 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 7 - Published: 2/3 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther - Complete
Legalese by TheBookRider reviews
After receiving a DUI, Arthur's shoddy, idiotic lawyer pleads him guilty. Modern AU.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,688 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/30 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
Ask No Questions by birdie7272 reviews
Merlin never takes his tunic off./ "Are you- Are you serious?" "Yes," Merlin said with no hesitation. He even pushed off his wall and made towards the door. "I'll go to him now, shall I?" Arthur thrust out an arm to stop him in his tracks. The room was so small he did not have to go far. "You would let my father see you bare chested before me?" /Arthur finds out why.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,930 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 7 - Published: 1/12 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Don't Make Me Drink That by birdie7272 reviews
A priest promises the Holy Grail. A goblet that purges demons by purifying the body from the inside out. All it takes is one sip.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,385 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 10 - Published: 1/12 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Camelot Knits by Archaeologist reviews
Knitting can't be that hard, can it? Relationships are harder. And Merlin's assumptions about gift giving and Winter Solstice and Arthur are hardest of all.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 11,378 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/11 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Past Faults and Future Perils by wryter501 reviews
Ten years into Camelot's golden age, Morgana casts a spell of exchange to send Merlin into the past - and bring his younger self forward. Inexperienced and untrained, and surely much easier to kill... In the past, Merlin must somehow connect with a young king who still hates an illegal magic, to duplicate the spell and return both his selves to the proper times...
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 12 - Words: 109,808 - Reviews: 165 - Favs: 100 - Follows: 120 - Updated: 1/1 - Published: 6/6/2020 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
With my Dying Breath by Aeon The Dimensional Girl reviews
Merlin is cold, sorrowful and exhausted. Arthur is angry, tired and scared.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,244 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 5 - Published: 12/25/2020 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
King Stag and Queen Moon by TheCrimsonAuthoress reviews
Arthur is excited (even if he won't admit it) to see Merlin again after a month. Tonight he will witness an ancient Druidic ritual that will seal the bond between magical peoples and Camelot forever. As the music starts, he sees Merlin across the clearing. But this is Merlin like he's never seen before. Oneshot, Canon universe, slight AU.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,739 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 6 - Published: 12/12/2020 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Treason by N16 reviews
Arthur knows four things: Merlin committed treason. Merlin is loyal to him. Merlin wants to tell Arthur the truth. Merlin is scared Arthur will kill him. All he needs to figure out now is what on earth his servant has actually done.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 2 - Words: 9,882 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 33 - Updated: 12/4/2020 - Published: 11/28/2020 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Christmas Warlock by EmrysOfStorybrooke reviews
A quiet walk through the park on a summer morning leads to a child mistaking Merlin for Santa Claus, and he realizes that he loves playing the part.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,080 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 2 - Published: 12/3/2020 - Merlin - Complete
Another Path by EmrysOfStorybrooke reviews
Morgana dreams that she is back in Camelot, except it certainly isn't her old life. It doesn't feel like one of her prophecies, but the events that come to pass are nothing like anything her subconscious would turn into an ordinary dream either. What is going on?
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Fantasy/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,209 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 21 - Published: 11/19/2020 - [Morgana, Merlin] [Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere] - Complete
Creature of Magic by N16 reviews
Two prophecies speak of the coming of Emrys. One says he will be the king's protector, his greatest friend and ally. The other says he will abandon Arthur in his hour of need. Now Merlin and Arthur both have to come to terms with who – and what – Merlin truly is, and what it means to be two sides of the same coin.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 38 - Words: 80,763 - Reviews: 410 - Favs: 132 - Follows: 126 - Updated: 11/16/2020 - Published: 8/16/2020 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Doppelganger by onceandfuturewarlock reviews
"Merlin," Arthur says, "has split himself into nine Merlins." / "Jesus Christ," Elyan says blankly.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 12,707 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 118 - Updated: 11/16/2020 - Published: 2/27/2020 - Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius, Gwaine
For Ever And Ever by Val-Creative reviews
Destruction falls upon Camelot and all fingers point to Merlin. Unable to come to Merlin's aid, Arthur finds him gravely injured from the panicked masses, but fears his magic. Unwilling to kill him, Merlin is sealed away in the Crystal Cave. The wait is long and cruel. After 1500 years, Merlin finds a way out, and to his reincarnated king. What follows is not a tearful reunion.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,082 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 5 - Published: 11/15/2020 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
Happy ending for All's Fair Rated T Pairings MerlinMorgana finish by Straight Gate reviews
Morgana returns to Ealdor after escaping her two year imprisonment with the Sarrum of Amata. Hunith demands Morgana tell Merlin the truth. That truth changes everything.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 5 - Words: 18,272 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 10 - Updated: 11/14/2020 - Published: 5/25/2020 - Morgana, Merlin, Hunith, Vivian
The World is Full of Wonders by N16 reviews
Merlin was an extraordinary man, with his magic and his destiny and his unfathomable amount of power. He and Arthur were both used to his unique nature and abilities. But immortality? Neither of them were prepared for that discovery, or for everything it meant. One shot.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,860 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 11 - Published: 11/13/2020 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Just One Drink by 4JarsofClay7 reviews
Merlin, magic, and not-mead do not mix. "It's Merlin's Law," Arthur stated, looking both ways outside the tavern for his manservant. "Anything that can go wrong will." A loud crack came from around the corner. Arthur cursed as they began to run. "What was in that drink!" Gwaine winced. "I'm not exactly sure . . ."
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,072 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 4 - Published: 11/12/2020 - Complete
Snapshots: Book 6 of The Bond Series by Foreverwolf reviews
A collection place for any stories I may decide to write in the future that may attach to The Bond Universe, lol. Will remain Rated T in general, as well as H/C, and Angst genres, but each story will have it's own settings in the AN Note, so read those carefully! Will remain forever In Progress as will always be open to adding more. Established MERTHUR. SLASH.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 11 - Words: 57,383 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 11/12/2020 - Published: 11/8/2020 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine
From This Day On (Now and Forever More) by Aeon The Dimensional Girl reviews
All Knights of Camelot have vowed to their King that they would look after the Prince Consort until their dying breath. As the centuries pass, Leon fears he might be failing the promise, for he sees Merlin's will slowly decay.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,378 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 10 - Published: 10/19/2020 - [Merlin, Arthur] Leon - Complete
The Best Weapon by Aeon The Dimensional Girl reviews
With Merlin becoming more and more of a pain in her ass, Morgana decides to make use of her trump card.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,139 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 12 - Published: 10/17/2020 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Uther - Complete
Open Eyes by N16 reviews
After Merlin experiences abuse at the hands of a visiting lord, Arthur decides his manservant needs to learn how to defend himself. But Merlin is unimpressed with Arthur's solution, and Arthur is forced to confront some unpleasant truths about what happens right under his nose. How can he protect a kingdom when he can't even protect those inside his castle? One-shot.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,604 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 33 - Published: 10/16/2020 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Choice: Book 1 of The Bond Series by Foreverwolf reviews
How much of Destiny is so strongly written that it can't be changed? Arthur is given the chance to find out. Will he and Merlin strengthen their bond, or will the choice mean death for both? Merthur. MerlinWHUMP! Protective/Caring Arthur! Rated T majority (M later chapters). Magic Reveal. Slash. Non Con later in. Triggers.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 23 - Words: 81,543 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 26 - Updated: 10/7/2020 - Published: 9/17/2020 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius - Complete
It's Not What it Looks Like by Aeon The Dimensional Girl reviews
When Arthur came into the room, Prince Crwys was sprawled on the floor clutching a bloody nose, and Merlin was pressed against the wall, hand extended.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,000 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 15 - Published: 10/3/2020 - [Merlin, Arthur] Gwen/Guinevere, OC - Complete
Kneel before Your King by mustehelmi reviews
After Morgana's betrayal, Uther becomes unhinged, seeing magic where there isn't and imprisoning innocents left and right for being sorcerers. One of the prisoners refuses to kneel before him, claiming that he only serves one King. Namely, King Arthur. [Pre-Slash whumptober fic]
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,168 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 13 - Published: 10/3/2020 - [Merlin, Arthur] Uther - Complete
Papercuts and Fireballs by N16 reviews
Merlin gave his word that he wouldn't keep secrets from Arthur again, and he meant it. Unfortunately, when Merlin gets injured, it turns out they don't necessarily see eye-to-eye about what counts as a "secret." Arthur is angry, Merlin is exasperated, and no one is on the same page. Post-reveal one-shot. Follows to To Kill a Nightmare.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,776 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 29 - Published: 10/2/2020 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Secret Memory by Avaloner reviews
There was once a time when Arthur knew of Merlin's secret... When Arthur spares the life of a magic user, he must prove his competence to his father by capturing another sorcerer. Merlin, despite being against it in his heart, joins Arthur on his hunt for a sorcerer with a bewitched ring. Except Arthur isn't just after the sorcerer; he's also shadowing someone much closer to home.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 8,643 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 4 - Published: 9/25/2020 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Falling On Deaf Ears by DreamersTales reviews
Merlin's head tilted up, his eyes meeting Arthur's once more and he felt his body go cold. There was only one word on Arthur's lips. One word, over and over. And he finally understood what he was saying. Merlin. He was saying his name, but he couldn't hear him. He couldn't hear anything at all. *Completed*
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 20 - Words: 83,447 - Reviews: 155 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 90 - Updated: 9/22/2020 - Published: 7/27/2020 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius, Gwaine - Complete
The Magic In Your Blood by Aimael reviews
"Arthur had to wonder, whether he should not feel something, anything at all, that would hint at him being controlled by Merlin. Even as he tried, he still felt nothing." Merlin is heard saying things that he shouldn't have said, and Uther is determined to do whatever it takes to free Arthur from the sorcerer's influence - which might be more difficult than expected.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 13 - Words: 73,368 - Reviews: 75 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 146 - Updated: 9/11/2020 - Published: 1/17/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther, Gwen/Guinevere
Holding the Dagger by ToastySoup reviews
All he could think of was the pain, and the nagging feeling this was somehow the fault of a certain clot pole in the room next door. Not really of course. The blame lay entirely in the hands that were holding the dagger in his back... Gen.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 19 - Words: 25,684 - Reviews: 148 - Favs: 127 - Follows: 235 - Updated: 9/6/2020 - Published: 12/5/2010 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
In Moonlight by Archaeologist reviews
Arthur refuses to let him or his father be labeled a coward. If it takes a night in the woods and a full moon, then so be it.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Drama/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 777 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 3 - Published: 9/3/2020 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Impersonated Self by fourleggedfish reviews
What if Arthur gave a different answer to the disir, but no one knew about it? No warnings, caveat lector. (Book 1 of 3, next installment is The Dust of Hope)
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Friendship/Drama - Chapters: 15 - Words: 242,922 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 35 - Updated: 9/1/2020 - Published: 12/6/2018 - Complete
First Kiss by N16 reviews
The gang decides to share stories of their first kisses. It's all in good fun until Arthur learns that Gwen kissed Merlin…
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,960 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 98 - Follows: 23 - Published: 8/21/2020 - [Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere] Merlin - Complete
Hollow by Cdnacho98 reviews
The tincture was only meant to get him back to Camelot in time to rescue Arthur. Merlin still needed treatment for the poison. But of course he waits till the last minute, resulting in some lovely Whump and Hurt/Comfort. No magic reveal, not a death fic. Takes place towards the end of Episode 5x08. First few dialogue tags in the story are from the episode. I don't own Merlin :(
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Suspense - Chapters: 13 - Words: 12,661 - Reviews: 94 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 90 - Updated: 8/17/2020 - Published: 6/15/2020 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius - Complete
Trust and Destiny by N16 reviews
Camelot is full of rumors about Emrys, and Arthur is determined to learn the truth. But his quest for answers may force him to realize how little he knows about the one person he trusts the most. Reveal fic. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 19 - Words: 28,095 - Reviews: 209 - Favs: 194 - Follows: 197 - Updated: 8/16/2020 - Published: 7/5/2020 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Challenging Destiny by N16 reviews
Destiny takes Arthur and the knights hostage in an effort to persuade Merlin to grant her a favor, but Merlin has no interest in playing her games. One-shot.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,949 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 27 - Published: 8/13/2020 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
I Hope You're There Waiting (At The End) by NewtPevensie reviews
Starts 5x05. The Disir tell Arthur to allow magic back into Camelot. What if Merlin chooses differently? Would the ending be different? Or just the journey? T for mild violence and possible language.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 11 - Words: 72,226 - Reviews: 95 - Favs: 128 - Follows: 137 - Updated: 8/4/2020 - Published: 11/15/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Mordred - Complete
Castle in the Sky by DynamicDuo 911 reviews
New to the Throne, Arthur starts pushing Merlin away to help keep his friend safe. As Merlin seeks for a way to fill the emptiness of winter, new spells and connections burst into his life. Especially, Aithusa. As the two begin to heal together, forming a bond unseen between man and dragon for years, Arthur and the Knights make a mistake they will never forget.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 26 - Words: 174,271 - Reviews: 288 - Favs: 413 - Follows: 496 - Updated: 7/25/2020 - Published: 8/22/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine, Aithusa - Complete
To Slay A Unicorn by Cdnacho98 reviews
While hunting in the woods, Arthur, Merlin, and the knights of Camelot stumble upon a unicorn. Arthur fires his crossbow, not counting on Merlin jumping in the way.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 18 - Words: 20,031 - Reviews: 160 - Favs: 150 - Follows: 168 - Updated: 7/7/2020 - Published: 3/9/2020 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
Heoruwearg by AntaresTheEighthPleiade reviews
In which Leon and his squire discover something dangerous and unsettling and embark on a reluctant minor crime spree.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,430 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 16 - Published: 7/1/2020 - Merlin, Leon, OC - Complete
Dreaming of Colthersea by OneRealImonkey reviews
They're back in Camelot, but there is a new threat. People are getting violent and worse, memories are beginning to stir. For the most part, the missing days are still missing, but Merlin... Merlin is Dreaming of Colthersea. Sequel to Escape from Colthersea
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 14 - Words: 11,057 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 24 - Updated: 6/11/2020 - Published: 8/3/2019 - [Merlin, Gwaine] - Complete
From the Start by Reid Phantom reviews
"Assisted? I'm pretty sure I saved your life." "I had the situation perfec- Are you trying to make me reconsider letting you go?" It was supposed to be a one time thing. Arthur let the sorcerer run off with his life in return for him saving Arthur's. He had never expected to see the boy again, especially not only two days later in Gaius's chambers.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Fantasy - Chapters: 33 - Words: 107,051 - Reviews: 278 - Favs: 326 - Follows: 416 - Updated: 6/8/2020 - Published: 11/7/2017 - [Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Freya]
Never the same by It's-Nothing-Just-A-Wolf reviews
Arthur believes Agravaine when he says Gaius is the traitor. Merlin argues it but Arthur refuses to see reason. Merlin and Gwaine go in search of him and they find him. They bring him back to Camelot to heal and while Merlin stays at Gaius's side. He does inform Arthur that if Gaius dies due to his negligence to listen that Merlin will never forgive him.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Tragedy/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,970 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 11 - Published: 6/3/2020 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius, Gwaine - Complete
With No Regrets by Moni Hasnone reviews
Morgana returns to Camelot, seeking vengeance against the kingdom that wronged her. When an unknown sorcerer reveals Merlin's magic to hellbent witch, the fates of the witch, the warlock and the young prince may forever be changed. Set during 3x01 Tears of Uther Pendragon. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 14 - Words: 48,200 - Reviews: 74 - Favs: 104 - Follows: 179 - Updated: 6/1/2020 - Published: 4/28/2017 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
A Boy's Destiny by Charis77 reviews
In a land of myth, and a time of magic, the destiny of a great kingdom rests on the shoulders of a young boy. A twelve year old boy, to be exact. When Arthur attacks a Druid camp and is saved by a young boy, he has no idea the destiny that has drawn them together, nor how much the boy Merlin will come to mean to him. AU.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 118 - Words: 601,492 - Reviews: 1296 - Favs: 634 - Follows: 701 - Updated: 5/29/2020 - Published: 7/25/2017 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
I Got You (And You Got Me) by Val-Creative reviews
It's already halfway through the day when Merlin's foot pushes in the screen door, letting in the sweltering heat. He never did learn to knock.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,118 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 7 - Published: 5/22/2020 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
I Can See the Fire in Your Eyes by KingoftheBritains reviews
"The boy, your love, Merlin," the phantom spat, "he has, is, magic. Destroy him, the ones the Druid call Emrys, and you will wield a fear over magic we can only imagine." "Merlin?" "Merlin has magic." Uther, being able to see most things in his kingdom while in the afterlife, reveals Merlin's secret to Arthur before the new King leaves the veil
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,180 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 24 - Published: 5/21/2020 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther, Gwaine - Complete
Fire Song by TheWolfFaithChild reviews
Merlin is on the pyre. Will his end, the end of Destiny, be in Fire? SONG!FIC
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Suspense/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,568 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 3 - Published: 5/6/2020 - Merlin, Arthur, The Great Dragon/Kilgharrah, Aithusa - Complete
You're Mine by EssieScrawls reviews
Non-Con! Merlin/Uther pairing. (More warnings inside). Uther has been obsessed with Merlin for months and now he's finally getting a night with Merlin, although the feeling isn't mutual. After the first initial night, the King has some news to share with Merlin that will change the rest of his life. (COMPLETE)
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 9 - Words: 21,125 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 183 - Follows: 123 - Updated: 4/29/2020 - Published: 5/19/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther - Complete
Dearer Than Gold by The Black Sun's Daughter reviews
The definition of treasure is subjective.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,374 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 18 - Published: 4/25/2020 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Just Imagine the Christmas Dinners by The Black Sun's Daughter reviews
Uther lets his son spend one summer away from home, and what happens? He comes home with a bloody sorcerer.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,211 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 25 - Published: 4/22/2020 - [Arthur, Merlin] [Ygraine, Uther] - Complete
When the Heart is Sick by The Black Sun's Daughter reviews
Sleep hasn't come easily in these past months with so much happening in so little time and so much needing to be done, and even when it does come, Arthur's dreams haven't been kind to him. The presence of family, though, certainly helps. No matter what form that family might have.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,458 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 9 - Published: 4/19/2020 - [Arthur, Merlin] Aithusa - Complete
Nepenthe and Lavender by The Black Sun's Daughter reviews
Aithusa has seen her father's mate in his memories and smelled him on her father's skin when he comes to visit, but this is the first time she gets to meet him for herself.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,586 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 27 - Published: 4/15/2020 - [Arthur, Merlin] Aithusa - Complete
Frozen Horizon by Loopstagirl reviews
He had found his men, just as he vowed. But Arthur didn't expect to regain consciousness only to find he'd lost his servant instead.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,273 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 18 - Published: 4/10/2020 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Trusting Emrys by SapphireDragon7 reviews
Arthur puts the pieces together, and finally learns Merlin's secret. What will he do with Emrys now? Will he be able to ever trust his best friend? Magic reveal story that takes place at the end of season four, and goes through some of season 5 with an alternate ending.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 16 - Words: 50,762 - Reviews: 116 - Favs: 132 - Follows: 136 - Updated: 4/6/2020 - Published: 1/9/2020 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Noble and Reckless by LadyWallace reviews
A simple mission ends badly for Merlin and Lancelot when they stumble upon a group of bandits and Lancelot is captured. Good thing Camelot's best warlock is there to help. (Lancelot whump, Merlin&Lance teamup)
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,751 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 10 - Published: 3/23/2020 - Merlin, Lancelot - Complete
Loves Curse by angel-castiel-rules-the-world reviews
Set in season 3, after Morgana discovered she was Uther's daughter. Morgause comes up with a plan to ensure success when they took Camelot. Make the one who always stopped them, have no will of his own. But can she truly bend Merlin to the will of her sister, or will Merlin find a way to bend Morgana to his? Mergana pairing. AU.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 43 - Words: 130,915 - Reviews: 489 - Favs: 477 - Follows: 513 - Updated: 3/18/2020 - Published: 5/19/2017 - [Merlin, Morgana] Arthur, Gaius - Complete
The Legend of Emrys by lamiabellascrittore reviews
I am editing and will repost story soon. Merlin and Arthur go on a mission that was strictly reconnaissance. However, nothing ever goes as planned and they get separated. Merlin is kidnapped by Morgana and Arthur must find a way to rescue his ever loyal servant. But will Arthur still save him after he learns Merlin has magic? It gets dark and intense in everything.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 57 - Words: 162,967 - Reviews: 69 - Favs: 82 - Follows: 114 - Updated: 3/16/2020 - Published: 10/2/2016 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Who We Are Beneath The Masks by Knock Knock 7 reviews
Sometimes, Arthur thinks a mask is all he is. And all he'll ever be.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Suspense/Friendship - Chapters: 16 - Words: 46,451 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 3/13/2020 - Published: 1/16/2020 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Inheritance by The Owl Mage reviews
Every 500 years, to strengthen the bond between them and their dragon kin, the Dragonlords are transformed into Dragons. Now, that time has come again, and Camelot's warlock protector is about to experience the next part of his birthright.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Fantasy - Chapters: 18 - Words: 34,185 - Reviews: 267 - Favs: 395 - Follows: 396 - Updated: 3/12/2020 - Published: 7/15/2012 - Merlin - Complete
Tavern by onceandfuturewarlock reviews
"Ah," Gaius drops the pestle down into the bowl with a light little clunk, and he very obviously does not look up at Arthur at all, "I believe he said he was going to the tavern, Sire."
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,758 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 14 - Published: 3/5/2020 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
Oops by bluedragon03 reviews
AU where Merlin makes it to the final battle a little sooner and summons Killgarrah to torch Morgana and her troops, then the two of them drag Arthur and he gets so mad about that he forgets to be mad about the magic thing. Crack fic
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,042 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 17 - Published: 2/24/2020 - Merlin, Arthur, The Great Dragon/Kilgharrah, Gwaine - Complete
The Dagger of the Mind by Woomie reviews
Post Season 5, fix-it of sorts.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 22 - Words: 35,519 - Reviews: 91 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 31 - Updated: 2/23/2020 - Published: 2/4/2020 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Pet Care by SolarRose29 reviews
Merlin's carelessness transforms Arthur into a mischievous weasel. (Set in Season 5)
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,359 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 5 - Published: 2/14/2020 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
The Wild Hunt by Msomaji reviews
'The hounds from the underworld hunt wrongdoers into the ground until they can run no longer.' When Merlin and Arthur enter a forest where witches are rumoured to dwell, they find themselves being judged by a higher presence. Or: In which the search for Morgana goes awry, taking canon for a tour. Fix-It. Gen. Canon. Post 2.13 The Last Dragonlord.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 13,287 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 2/13/2020 - Published: 2/9/2020 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Death of a Hero by Catnip. No way man reviews
Merlin is sick and Arthur is ready to let his closest friend go.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,180 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 4 - Published: 2/9/2020 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
How To Trust by JustAnotherSlytherinFangirl reviews
When Merlin is captured by Morgana he is subjected to the Teine Diaga. Although Arthur and his knights rescue him, they don't know how to help a terrified and breaking Merlin. With secrets past and present revealed in the process and Merlin's fears laid bare, how can he know how to trust? Magic-Reveal.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 20,619 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 151 - Follows: 62 - Updated: 1/2/2020 - Published: 11/5/2019 - Hunith, Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Merlin's Knight by Aeon The Dimensional Girl reviews
He comes in the dark of night; never speaking or letting his full face show, but Merlin appreciates the company anyway. After all, who's foolish enough to venture into the dungeons and comfort an accused sorcerer? (Written for the Merthur Kiss Fest, week 2: Summer Kisses)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,852 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 115 - Follows: 35 - Published: 1/1/2020 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
Dear Santa by Devon Shea reviews
Arthur and Merlin must save the Christmas Grotto when a bit of corporate espionage happens. They get off to a rocky start.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 5 - Words: 7,260 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 2 - Published: 12/31/2019 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, George - Complete
In Which Arthur Gets Jealous of an Owl by Aeon The Dimensional Girl reviews
Arthur decided he must officially be going insane if he was suddenly craving Merlin's liking after seeing the owl give fond peaks to the raven haired servant. (Written for the Merthur Kiss Fest, week 1: Spring Kisses)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,828 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 99 - Follows: 37 - Published: 12/25/2019 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
Tearing Down Walls by Everthought reviews
A series of slightly awesome reveal fics featuring, among other things, a BAMF!Merlin, plenty of Arwen, lots of bromance, some whump!, and all the rest of that good stuff. Not necessarily magic reveals (though the first one is) - can be Freya, scar reveal, dragonlord/Balinor, etc... This is an "I'm sorry" for not updating Dreadful Day- I'll get on that, guys, don't worry!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Adventure - Chapters: 12 - Words: 23,320 - Reviews: 193 - Favs: 488 - Follows: 489 - Updated: 12/20/2019 - Published: 12/3/2013 - Merlin, Arthur
In the Vaults of Camelot by Vanvdreamer reviews
Strange sounds coming from the vaults below the castle result in an unexpected journey for Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine, and Leon. Follows The Royal Crest of Camelot, but can easily be read as a stand-alone. No slash. Rated T for injury to characters. AU - Gwaine wasn't banished.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 23 - Words: 91,202 - Reviews: 165 - Favs: 76 - Follows: 93 - Updated: 12/1/2019 - Published: 9/25/2018 - Complete
Smiles we left behind by Archaeologist reviews
Sometimes smiles were the most painful things of all. As Merlin watched Arthur laugh with Gwen, his own heart was breaking. Warning: emotional infidelity
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,296 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 16 - Published: 11/25/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine - Complete
death doesn't discriminate (it takes and it takes and it takes) by cheese and macaroni reviews
Albion is filled with silence, those left filling it with their pain when it just doesn't stop. (one-shot)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 407 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 2 - Published: 11/24/2019 - Merlin, Arthur
The Withcfinder's Legacy by WordsAblaze reviews
Things often come back to haunt Merlin but people with a vendetta make it all the more painful and Arthur struggles to step in before Merlin's suffered... from my whumptober adventures, enjoy!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,802 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 8 - Published: 11/16/2019 - [Merlin, Arthur] Uther, Gaius - Complete
Coming out from the Shadows by taylaca reviews
Arthur teams up with the mighty sorcerer Emrys. They face difficulties while trying to legalize magic and new enemies threaten everything they hold dear. Post-reveal. A sequel to Seeing Through the Shadows and Behind the Shadows. Can be read alone.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 15 - Words: 66,166 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 36 - Updated: 11/12/2019 - Published: 11/11/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
Lies and a broken heart by Archaeologist reviews
Perhaps Arthur should have died at Camlann. Then Merlin wouldn't have to watch him waste away in the decades since.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 654 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 5 - Published: 11/11/2019 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Flight by lilMissWombat reviews
One-shot. Merlin is captured and accused of letting the last dragon free, which let to the death of several civilians. His is to be burned at the stake by dawn. Will Arthur be able to save him in time? Or will Merlin be forced to use and show his magical abilities in order to save himself?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,916 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 11 - Published: 11/6/2019 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Magic and Misery by WordsAblaze reviews
Merlin might use magic to help Arthur but he rarely uses it to help himself, which leads to an awful lot of misery... written for whumptober, enjoy!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 16 - Words: 25,484 - Reviews: 63 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 85 - Updated: 10/31/2019 - Published: 10/1/2019 - [Merlin, Arthur] Gaius - Complete
The Death Song of Merlin Emrys by Lialee Ederian reviews
Merlin dies and Albion mourns.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,823 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 9 - Published: 10/21/2019 - Complete
Bound by Fate by Aramina16 reviews
Sequel to Morgana's Servant. AU. Set after season 4, but before season 5. Explicit. Redemption fic. Some Arwen. Camelot rejoices as it's most dangerous foe is captured and put in chains, but Merlin is finding himself drawn to her once again. Magic calls to magic and they are each other's destiny. Complete.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 55 - Words: 321,470 - Reviews: 1208 - Favs: 609 - Follows: 422 - Updated: 10/15/2019 - Published: 12/4/2012 - Morgana, Merlin - Complete
Trees by XphiaDP reviews
Merlin had always liked trees. Trees didn't care if you rambled to them about your day or if you got too excited about finding the perfect skipping stone. They didn't care if you came to them in tears. They only listened and shielded you away from the world below in their leafy branches. But most of all, they kept quiet about a lone child's plights and secrets.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,126 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 97 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 10/10/2019 - Published: 7/9/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Things Kept Underground by little.acatalepsy reviews
An unwilling bandit finds himself in the dungeons of Camelot, fearfully awaiting his sentence. But distraction comes in the form of his fellow prisoner's parade of unlikely visitors. Who was this man, that lowly to royalty sought his company? Post-reveal fallout from the perspective of a stranger.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,645 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 149 - Follows: 34 - Published: 9/20/2019 - Complete
When Blue Was Gold by MoonMargaret reviews
Merlin is the most powerful warlock to ever walk the earth...but even he is not immune to sorcery. When all of the sorcerers in the area are enchanted to attack Arthur and Camelot, can Merlin hold onto himself? Or is he the most dangerous of them all? Magic reveal! FINALLY COMPLETE.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Suspense/Friendship - Chapters: 19 - Words: 61,701 - Reviews: 470 - Favs: 434 - Follows: 520 - Updated: 9/13/2019 - Published: 2/5/2013 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Another Way by anorakofavalon reviews
His face flickered as if she had struck him with the sword. It was the worst possible time for a conversation, the worst possible moment to tell her the truth. She was already in league with Morgause, she hated him and would hate him more. The castle was under siege, Arthur could have been hurt. But Merlin felt it in his heart. 03x02 Magic Reveal! The Tears of Uther Pendragon II
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 17,373 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 138 - Follows: 132 - Updated: 9/10/2019 - Published: 4/15/2019 - [Morgana, Merlin] - Complete
The Weight of Spring and the Scarecrow King by CaughtInTheRa1n reviews
If he looked up he'd see Arthur, posed like a scarecrow in the hall, watching him with those blank eyes. They'd slow when they passed him, the guards, so that Arthur's gaze drilled into his sloping shoulders, and they would revel in those moments of helplessness before seizing Merlin's wrists and leading him up the stairs. Oneshot. AU. Hurt!Merlin. Enchanted!Arthur. Good!Morgana.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,928 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 9 - Published: 9/10/2019
I'll Keep You Safe by Aeon The Dimensional Girl reviews
When Arthur fantasied being reunited with Merlin, he imagined giving the insufferable man the constantly demanded hug (only to later denying giving it, of course), or with Merlin simply walking through the doors of the throne room without knocking and calling Arthur a prat in front of everyone. He never imagined this.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,852 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 139 - Follows: 36 - Published: 9/9/2019 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
In Your Shoes, in Your Heart by Mischel reviews
Merlin's favourite Camelot tradition is the one according to which all servants and their masters switch roles for a day, thus allowing Merlin to have a day off and enjoy all the services that Arthur - his new manservant - is obliged to provide. But this year, Arthur has a plan for Merlin, one that Merlin definitely doesn't expect. - Merthur; first kiss
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,342 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 92 - Follows: 32 - Published: 9/9/2019 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
Le Morte de Merlin by lionfish13 reviews
Based on the following Kinks of Camelot Kinkmeme prompt: 'Merlin is bitten by the Questing Beast instead of Arthur' Budding Arthur/Merlin relationship Warning: Temporary Major Character Death Happy ending, I promise!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 15,341 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 17 - Published: 9/6/2019 - [Arthur, Merlin] Uther, Nimueh - Complete
A Challenging Quest by wryter501 reviews
Merlin the adopted prince of Caerleon travels in search of heritage and destiny and his dragonlord father. Arthur, prince regent of Camelot following his father's debilitating illness, travels upon his Knight's Quest as a condition for coronation - and a young man who's given up on heritage and destiny joins them both. Sequel to "Challenging Hostage", canon era a/u, no slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 23 - Words: 164,694 - Reviews: 230 - Favs: 156 - Follows: 191 - Updated: 9/5/2019 - Published: 1/23/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Mordred - Complete
Entirely Unprofessional by SkywardShadow reviews
Merlin is a secret agent. His ex Arthur is also a secret agent, and hates him. Gwen is a mechanic whose father has been kidnapped by a wealthy arms dealer. Together they might just save the world - if they don't end up killing each other first. (1960s AU; Man From U.N.C.L.E. fusion)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 47,646 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 9/5/2019 - Published: 1/26/2019 - [Merlin, Arthur] Morgana, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Out of the Shadows by Jillcb reviews
It is the Battle of Camlann and the future of Camelot is at stake. After a tremendous battle Arthur is forced to meet his deadliest enemy, his sister. By the end of the encounter bonds and friendships are left in tatters. As the smoke clears can Merlin overcome his decision to reveal himself, and rebuild his shattered friendship with Arthur? Thanks to Wil1969 for bookcover support.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 31 - Words: 120,165 - Reviews: 128 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 131 - Updated: 8/22/2019 - Published: 11/2/2016 - Complete
Try Again by SlytherPuff123 reviews
It's finally Merlin's day off, when Morgana attacks Camelot... again. He disguises himself in a cloak and heads to the place where the evil sorcerers always go: the throne room. He and Morgana fight, and Merlin has a rant about originality. BAMF!Merlin/Emrys. Not a reveal fic, except for Morgana.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,524 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 67 - Follows: 30 - Published: 8/4/2019 - Morgana, Merlin - Complete
Escape from Colthersea Castle by OneRealImonkey reviews
An ambush during a hunting trip leaves Merlin, Gwen, Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table in a life or death situation, but with no sign of their captors minus a few guards, more questions than answers are raised. Part 1 of the Colthersea Series.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 8 - Words: 5,445 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 8/3/2019 - Published: 4/17/2019 - Complete
Something Wrong With Merlin by tarsus4survivor reviews
When a quick-to-anger noble comes to Camelot, Merlin makes it his job to keep the other servants from being abused by serving the noble himself, but when Arthur and the knights notice that Merlin is acting strangely they decide to keep a closer eye on their friend. It doesn't take long for them to realize something is horribly wrong.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 15 - Words: 19,770 - Reviews: 80 - Favs: 207 - Follows: 165 - Updated: 8/2/2019 - Published: 7/9/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Leon, Percival - Complete
Beyond Exhaustion by caldera32 reviews
Merlin's past few days had already been too eventful, then he had to go and summon the White Goddess as well...
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,412 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 14 - Published: 7/29/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Mordred - Complete
To the Sorcerer a Friend by Jillcb reviews
This is a one shot set after Merlin becomes Court Sorcerer. After the end of a meeting, Merlin meets with Mithian and they go on a ride out into the forest. As they revisit the place where she and Arthur had met before, Merlin discovers his reasons for taking her there, were different then what he had first thought. All of a sudden the afternoon takes an unexpected path.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,684 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 2 - Published: 7/27/2019 - Complete
The Heart of a Friend by Jillcb reviews
After an ill-fated quest, Arthur and the Knights rescue an injured Merlin from the ruins of a castle. As they journey back to Camelot, Arthur fears he will lose the chance, to ask Merlin the questions he's been longing to know. This is a one shot, set in a post reveal era. Thanks to Wil1969 for the lovely book cover.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,740 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 10 - Published: 7/20/2019 - Complete
A Bird of Flame by TheFinalFrontier87 reviews
During The Great Purge, anything related to magic was hunted down and destroyed. Including the last Phoenix... or so it was believed. When an enchanted phoenix arrives in Camelot under strict orders to find and kill Arthur Pendragon, it will take the full effort of all the knights of the round table, and one manservant, to stop it. Merlin AU - Good!Mordred Living!Lancelot
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 8 - Words: 10,304 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 28 - Updated: 7/14/2019 - Published: 5/28/2019 - Complete
Dying Loyalty by MerlinGrayson reviews
Arthur walks in on Merlin using Magic. At a crossroads, Arthur must decide whether to banish Merlin or find a clever way to keep him close. When he decides to give Merlin a magic resistant band, Merlin doesn't complain, afraid of losing the sliver of friendship they still held, but this choice means consequences. Can they repair their bond before the consequences become too much?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,262 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 113 - Follows: 41 - Published: 7/11/2019 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
An Outpouring of Truth by Knock Knock 7 reviews
Merlin can fix broken things, can take the pieces and put them back together again and make them stick with love and care and as much pressure as needed. But fractured things? He can't tape the pieces together without causing more harm, he can't hold all the hurt and cracking pieces together without even more falling away. Merlin can fix broken but he can't fix fractured.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,307 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 8 - Published: 7/7/2019 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
My Cup by Val-Creative reviews
When Merlin smiled, it was as if spring had came early to his features. How young he looked. How his cheeks dimpled.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 576 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 17 - Published: 6/30/2019 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
stitch by stitch i tear apart by onceandfuturewarlock reviews
Things are just harder for Merlin around this time of year, and there's not anything that can ever make it better, but he's learned to shut up and smile, he's learned how to keep his chin up, how to hold his head so high no one can hear it when he breaks. But oh, God, he breaks.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,094 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 20 - Published: 6/29/2019 - Merlin, Gaius - Complete
The Lullaby by Aaronna reviews
The only thing Merlin refuses to do for Arthur, the one thing he has never even done for Hunith, is sing. But when Arthur is this feverish and panicked Merlin can't think of a better way to calm the prince enough to treat his wound. Takes place in Series 2 before Sin of the Father. Disclaimer: I do not own Merlin or the song from Prince of Egypt.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 24 - Words: 47,614 - Reviews: 119 - Favs: 252 - Follows: 274 - Updated: 6/19/2019 - Published: 2/22/2015 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
I Mean, You're Welcome by staymagical reviews
A collection of 100-2,000 word oneshots and answered themes/prompts. Anything from H/C, angst, tradegy, fluff, modern au.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 33 - Words: 47,022 - Reviews: 131 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 86 - Updated: 6/18/2019 - Published: 3/7/2013 - Merlin, Arthur
Kenkamken by staymagical reviews
1897 Alaska: Arthur needs a break from city life but he can't just take a jaunt over to the next town and call it done. No, instead he decides to journey to the snow-covered wilderness of Alaska following his late mother's roots. There, he finds he is sorely unprepared for the wild unforgiving frozen terrain and the alluring Alaskan native, Merlin with his loyal dog sled team.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 11,786 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 2 - Published: 6/18/2019
An Idiots Guide To Killing a Warlock by thatdamfangirl23 reviews
How to annoy Uther Pendragon, or the one where Merlin just won't die.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,914 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 31 - Published: 6/17/2019 - Complete
Sinstán by Ryne42 reviews
Arthur and Merlin stumble upon Stonehenge. Set post-series 4.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual/Supernatural - Chapters: 7 - Words: 15,855 - Reviews: 119 - Favs: 143 - Follows: 187 - Updated: 6/17/2019 - Published: 7/17/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Forged for You by Whimstories reviews
"Excalibur? As in the legendary sword?" It wasn't until that moment Arthur realized the sword was no longer on the dining table where he left it. The cloth that wrapped around its blade was tangled in the limbs of the man gobbling his food. "You're the sword?" Excalibur!Merlin AU, Written for Merlin Reverse Bang
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 14,533 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 128 - Follows: 37 - Published: 6/16/2019 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Knight by onceandfuturewarlock reviews
"Do you want to be a knight?" Arthur asks Merlin. / In the 'Arthur Knows About Merlin's Magic' series.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,470 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 140 - Follows: 43 - Published: 6/16/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Leon, Gwaine - Complete
Everyday Destiny by Searchingforangels reviews
Great destinies swing on small hinges. Pre- and post-reveal drabble collection; mostly gen, no slash.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 200 - Words: 53,694 - Reviews: 1073 - Favs: 264 - Follows: 262 - Updated: 6/14/2019 - Published: 3/9/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
It's In Our Nature To Complicate by Dlldarkwolf reviews
Arthur Drake works for the Magical Investigation Bureau, tracking down and securing dangerous magical artifacts. After being forced to take a vacation for lack of work, he stumbles across a smuggling ring. Alone and unable to call for backup, Arthur is rescued by the strangest mage he has ever met. He isn't entirely sure where Merlin came from, but he's determined to find out.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 14 - Words: 62,676 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 27 - Published: 6/5/2019 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
Merlin Memory Month 2019 by Mischel reviews
A series of oneshots for #MerlinMemoryMonth on tumblr, which is a prompt fest to remember and celebrate the british tv show Merlin (BBC). Prompt Days are every Thursday and Sunday, so you can expect a new chapter then, starting Thursday May 2nd.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 10 - Words: 18,081 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 18 - Updated: 5/30/2019 - Published: 5/2/2019 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
Albion's last bulwark by Saturne reviews
It would take a terrifying threat on Albion for the Once and Future King to come back from the dead. Knowing fully what it entails, Merlin isn't exactly overjoyed by Arthur's return.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 14 - Words: 95,274 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 67 - Updated: 5/23/2019 - Published: 5/21/2017 - [Merlin, Arthur] Freya, Aithusa - Complete
The Issue of Lorah by SuperNinjaCrossbowGirl reviews
A young Merlin, on a mission to find the Once and Future King, is a part of a revolutionary effort to outlaw slavery once and for all, until he is captured by the slave trader Jarl. A very different Camelot has Arthur meeting Merlin for the first time behind a slaver's auction block. He rescues the boy, but what is this about a destiny? And who is Emrys? One-shot.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,643 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 7 - Published: 5/22/2019 - Complete
It's all Gwaine's fault by Archaeologist reviews
Merlin could never say no to a friend, not even Gwaine. Or how Gwaine could make pretending to be boyfriends sound like a good idea. But is it? Is it really?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,443 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 73 - Follows: 26 - Published: 5/19/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine, Percival - Complete
Presentable by onceandfuturewarlock reviews
"Sorry I don't have an entire wardrobe of literally hundreds of breeches and cloaks and God knows what else like a certain prat I know who could stand to appreciate his brave and hardworking and handsome servant a bit more—" "Oh, shut up, Merlin," Arthur says impatiently. Merlin lost him at "hardworking".
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,943 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 81 - Follows: 27 - Published: 5/18/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
A Matter of Endurance by Noraneko94 reviews
Third one shot in the 'A Matter of...' Series (but can be read as a standalone). Sir Leon has lost a bet, leaving Merlin to show him what it takes to be the king's personal manservant. Much more fluff than the previous two! No slash
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,079 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 32 - Published: 5/17/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Leon - Complete
Left Behind by Archaeologist reviews
Sometimes buying a gift can be a really hard thing to do. - Modern AU
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 904 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 5 - Published: 5/3/2019 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
And the trees danced by Archaeologist reviews
The circle of trees was calling to Merlin, its music a tantalizing murmur of welcome.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 903 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/27/2019 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something by Boudicca1 reviews
completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools. (Hey ff, ao3 lets me put in the full title) In which Merlin performs magic in front of a wide audience and nobody in attendance can believe their eyes. Surely Arthur can't be expressing surprise at the fact that his manservant is a sorcerer. After all, everyone knows about his magic, right? Right?
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,386 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 5 - Published: 4/26/2019
The Age of Dragons by The Black Sun's Daughter reviews
Camelot's golden age has flowered. The balance is nearly healed. And the time of dragons is not yet over. Not if Arthur has anything to say about it, that is. Ah, the things one does for one's consort.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,860 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 154 - Follows: 54 - Published: 4/14/2019 - [Arthur, Merlin] The Great Dragon/Kilgharrah, Aithusa - Complete
The Fall of Camelot (Rewrite) by OneDarkandStormyNight reviews
Merlin has been court sorcerer for many years when he and Arthur return from the final battle to find Guinevere has died in childbirth, along with the baby. After the strain of the last few months of battles, Merlin's magic is almost used up completely, but a heartbroken Arthur demands he bring them both back, refusing to listen...until he realizes Merlin really is sick. Canon AU
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,022 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 29 - Published: 4/13/2019
A Matter of Loyalty by Noraneko94 reviews
Arthur wakes up in the forest with a headache and more questions than answers. How did he end up here? And why can't Merlin just let him sleep? Can be read as a one-shot, but is part of a series I'm working on along with A Matter of Trust (part 1 in the series). Mostly focuses on Arthur and Merlin, but other characters make an appearance. No slash, rated T cause I'm paranoid.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,567 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 73 - Follows: 24 - Published: 4/11/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine - Complete
A Matter of Trust by Noraneko94 reviews
An old one-shot I had lying around. Arthur takes the knights and Merlin out for a special training exercise during a heat wave, but things don't go according to plan. How can Arthur make amends? Slight fluff, no slash. Rated T purely cause I'm paranoid.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,802 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 91 - Follows: 36 - Published: 4/10/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine
The Stocks by Devon Shea reviews
Just some stories revolving around the Pendragon habit of putting people in the stocks. A couple of OCs happen by. They could be short, long, sweet, funny, sad. We'll see. Rated T for sporadic bad language and violence. I do not own Merlin. I wish I did because I would have ended it differently.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 52 - Words: 52,779 - Reviews: 189 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 4/9/2019 - Published: 7/26/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther, Gwen/Guinevere
The Lost King: A Warlock in San Antonio Part 4 by Katerina Riley reviews
It's finally happened. The king of myths, from a time of legend and magic, has returned. If only Merlin would pick up his fucking phone. / Arthur's return. Mutual Pining. Eventual Merthur. Teaching Arthur how to modern.
Crossover - Merlin & Night Shift, 2014 - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 21,621 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 13 - Published: 4/2/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, TC Callahan, Drew A. - Complete
Infallible by onceandfuturewarlock reviews
"Merlin's only human," Gaius says, heavily, "no matter the strength of his magic. And that will not change." / Or, the one where Arthur goes to the opposite extreme, and overestimates Merlin. By a lot. Post-reveal, post-S4.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,672 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 175 - Follows: 50 - Published: 3/30/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
What He Never Saw by Silverstar reviews
Arthur has always taken both his own royal lifestyle and his manservant for granted. Then a certain incident with a witch puts him quite literally in Merlin's shoes, and Arthur finds himself faced with several unwelcome truths.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,221 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 188 - Follows: 44 - Published: 3/17/2019 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Trust In Deceit by Silverstar reviews
It wasn't that Arthur didn't believe Merlin. It was more that he had only ever seen magic used for evil, and a lifetime of brainwashing from Uther wasn't about to fade overnight. How was he supposed to change his views for one man, especially when he had seen Merlin use his magic for bad as well?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,170 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 16 - Published: 3/10/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
The Fire by MoonlitePage reviews
Everything went so wrong so quickly and there wasn't a thing Arthur could do to stop it. May be continued in the future. Minimal/no major series spoilers. pre-established Merthur good mordred bad uther pain angst romance love soulmate two sides of a coin
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 9,093 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 16 - Published: 3/8/2019 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Just One Truth by Knock Knock 7 reviews
Arthur always knew the day would come when Merlin would tell him the truth...he never wanted it to be like this. Part Two of 'In Between the Silence There Lies...'
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,046 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 16 - Published: 3/6/2019 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
An Unusual Day by marziamunir reviews
Continuation of the episode 'The Secret Sharer', Season 4. Fix-it (of sorts)
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 7 - Words: 5,488 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 8 - Published: 2/25/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius, Agravaine - Complete
Druid acceptance by Selkie-smile reviews
What if Hunith didn't wait until Merlin was an adult to help him, and didn't break Emrys?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 16 - Words: 98,158 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 66 - Updated: 2/25/2019 - Published: 9/30/2018 - Merlin, Hunith, Balinor, OC
Five Times Arthur Protected Merlin by Dawnstorm101 reviews
...and one time he didn't. Or, Arthur and Merlin are always getting into fights, but Arthur is always there to get Merlin out of danger. Except when he's too slow.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,666 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 182 - Follows: 43 - Published: 2/24/2019 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Hug by onceandfuturewarlock reviews
Merlin had a tendency to say some strange things, but- "You," Merlin jutted his chin out obstinately, and jabbed a resolute finger at Arthur, "owe me a hug." -but this was by far the strangest.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,405 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 193 - Follows: 42 - Published: 2/6/2019 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
A Knight's Devotion by celticwitch77 reviews
As First Knight he knew the meaning of loyalty. He also knew that his love and devotion belonged to someone before Camelot. He has watched and listened as Merlin has been used and abused. Can he do what needs to be done to protect his love, or will the future be completely altered?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 19,728 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 27 - Published: 2/6/2019 - Complete
I'd Follow You to the Great Unknown, Off to A World We Call Our Own by Emrys MK reviews
Uni is over for Merlin and Arthur, but it isn't a happy time for either as graduation looms. After a year apart because of an idiotic decision, will Arthur be able to right this wrong before it is too late and he never sees Merlin again? Modern AU, Merthur. There is also Arthur/Gwen, Lancelot/Gwen, Morgana, Gwaine, Lancelot, Uther, Hunith, Will, and Kigharrah.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 21,345 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 19 - Published: 2/5/2019 - [Arthur, Merlin] Morgana, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Going Away Present by Devon Shea reviews
Merlin is going on a mission and Leon has a present for him.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 397 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 7 - Published: 1/25/2019 - Merlin, Leon - Complete
A Challenging Hostage by wryter501 reviews
Young Merlin's magic is observed in Ealdor by Queen Annis, and he's offered adoption and the throne. Merlin learns what it means to be a prince and an enemy of Camelot - til the day he's captured by Prince Arthur's border patrol. Uther holds a prisoner with magic that he can't afford to execute, and Arthur meets a rational sorcerer for the first time. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 30 - Words: 224,110 - Reviews: 540 - Favs: 675 - Follows: 632 - Updated: 1/23/2019 - Published: 5/2/2018 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Hairballs vs Fireballs by Devon Shea reviews
Gwaine gets a pet for the flat, but it's not the cat Arthur was expecting. It's a baby dragon. Oh, boy. - Sorry, had to edit the title. I used the wrong one.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,859 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 4 - Published: 1/21/2019 - Arthur, Leon, Gwaine, Aithusa - Complete
Defender by Uniasus reviews
Arthur's remedy for not being sleepy is to go bug Merlin. Except, well, he doesn't expect to find Merlin getting his ribs wrapped by Gaius.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,347 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 267 - Follows: 74 - Published: 1/20/2019 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
So Many Lies by Knock Knock 7 reviews
Merlin has built a kingdom founded upon lies but now it's time for the walls to come tumbling down. Part One of 'In Between The Silence There Lies...'
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,161 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 10 - Published: 1/18/2019 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The King's Shadow by AntaresTheEighthPleiade reviews
After a year in Camelot, Merlin has made a great deal of progress in his quest to restore magic to the land. Still, there's a long way to go, and the emergence of dangerous new enemies is not making the journey any shorter. Sequel to The Warlock's Quickening; Book II of The Albion Cycle.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Friendship - Chapters: 29 - Words: 99,125 - Reviews: 973 - Favs: 1,173 - Follows: 1,090 - Updated: 1/7/2019 - Published: 5/6/2016 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Destiny Veiled by theicingandcherryontop reviews
No young man, no matter how great, can know his destiny. When Uther just kills the last dragon as he does every single other magical threat, he unwittingly alters the course of history. Nearly two decades later a young boy arrives in Camelot. Unsure of the purpose for his gifts and with no convenient all-knowing mentor to turn to, he must find his own place in the world.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 27 - Words: 242,297 - Reviews: 108 - Favs: 67 - Follows: 94 - Updated: 1/7/2019 - Published: 3/25/2015 - Merlin
The Wolf At Your Door by esmerod reviews
Merlin succeeds at getting Arthur to Avalon and saving his king. But the price the Sidhe claim for Arthur's life might be higher than what Merlin bargained for. So without a proper grasp of what he got himself into this time, he and Arthur return to Camelot. Merthur and a lot of angst (and some mystery)
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Mystery/Adventure - Chapters: 12 - Words: 103,648 - Reviews: 45 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 105 - Updated: 1/5/2019 - Published: 3/27/2014 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Percival - Complete
Largesse by AntaresTheEighthPleiade reviews
Sometimes, Merlin gets a little... excessive with his gift-giving.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 589 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 115 - Follows: 34 - Published: 12/26/2018 - Morgana, Merlin, Gwen/Guinevere, Elyan - Complete
Running Blind by helpivefallenandicantgetup reviews
In which a weapon, an innkeeper, a druid, and a prince/assassin/spy (he's really subpar at that last part) meet up on a fun road trip to escape certain death. Everyone gets betrayed while Arthur is smacked repeatedly in the face by his daddy issues. AU, spy(kinda)/adventure. yay symbolism! Update: i accidentally removed all the swearing oops
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Friendship - Chapters: 16 - Words: 47,265 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 12/24/2018 - Published: 2/21/2018 - [Merlin, Freya] Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
Some Things Are Meant to Be by 1917farmgirl reviews
For Merlin, having the world fall apart around him was nothing new, but having someone there to help him pick up the pieces afterwards unfortunately was. Until it happened twice, with two very special people who appeared in his life when he most needed saving. Modern AU, friendship fic. Christmas story.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,538 - Reviews: 81 - Favs: 111 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 12/24/2018 - Published: 12/28/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
Yule Never Walk Alone by Silverstar reviews
Christmas Fic 2018 – Merlin has been left behind while Arthur is away on a trip to a foreign kingdom to celebrate the annual peace treaty and Gaius is invited to a feast with the lords and noblemen which he is obliged to attend. Merlin is alone at Yule until Arthur returns and drags him out to spend some time on the rooftop of the castle with food, blankets and a lot of laughter.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,716 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 16 - Published: 12/24/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Divine Essence by Archaeologist reviews
When Arthur is captured by sorcerers and made to swallow pulped mistletoe, he knew he would die from it. But did it have to hurt so much?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,107 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 4 - Published: 12/19/2018 - Merlin, Arthur
How Camelot Treats Her Heroes by thelastofmeforever reviews
It's been 9 days since Merlin saved Camelot & the ban on magic was lifted & Merlin already needs Arthur to get him out of trouble. But the trouble is nothing like Arthur expected. "Did you forget that this man stood alone against the witch Morgana to protect you? If this is what Camelot does to her allies then god help her enemies. I expected better! I suppose I expected to much."
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,109 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 27 - Published: 12/8/2018 - [Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere] Merlin, Gwaine - Complete
Loss of a Father by Fiobri reviews
It's never easy to lose family. Grief that was never allowed out finally breaks free and Arthur is left looking for a missing servant. Reveal!fic, crying!Merlin, caring!Arthur. Oneshot
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,120 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 141 - Follows: 44 - Published: 12/7/2018 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Coronation by strawberrywine17 reviews
When Arthur is crowned, Merlin can't contain his joy. His heart beats just as loudly as Arthur takes Gwen as his queen, but this time the thu-thump of its pounding threats to tear itself apart on the razor sharp edges of his ribs.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,367 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 13 - Published: 12/3/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Camelot's Unsung Hero by EyrieStory reviews
He is the hero Camelot needs, but not the one it deserves.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,222 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 6 - Published: 12/3/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Lesson to All by AnabelleBlack20 reviews
1st in the Dollophead and his Idiot series. Takes place directly after 4x08. The Knights hurt Merlin when they were under the Lamia's influence. Arthur finds out and is less than pleased. While the knights were forgiven by Merlin, they have to face the wrath of The Once and Future King. It was a lesson to all in Camelot: No one lays a finger on the King's manservant. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,558 - Reviews: 50 - Favs: 368 - Follows: 143 - Updated: 11/30/2018 - Published: 2/23/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Only Time by The Hope Lions reviews
Arthur was never upset about the magic; he was upset about the lie. What if Merlin hadn't lied? What if he'd realized that there never would be a 'right time' to come clean, and told Arthur right after his coronation-the only time it would have been about the magic, and not the lie?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,576 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 129 - Follows: 35 - Published: 11/30/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Forgiveness by the-defenestration-of-smaug reviews
When Arthur discovers Merlin's magic, Merlin is forced to flee Camelot. But his exile may not be as permanent as he expects. When Camelot is threatened, can Arthur and Merlin put aside their differences long enough to save the home they both love?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 22 - Words: 21,409 - Reviews: 111 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 121 - Updated: 11/20/2018 - Published: 2/22/2018 - Complete
Dollophead – a most noble creature by Archaeologist reviews
Merlin's hair was a mess. Arthur wanted to know what his servant was doing in the stables?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,100 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 19 - Published: 11/14/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The PA Shuffle by Devon Shea reviews
George is the head of HR at Pendragon Industries. He just got some bad news.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 841 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 6 - Published: 11/9/2018 - George - Complete
I'm Yours by WinglessCrows reviews
Merlin had secrets, and Arthur knew nothing of them, until, slowly, he did. In which Arthur slowly unravels the mystery that is Merlin, and begins to realize just how much he doesn't know.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 10 - Words: 64,489 - Reviews: 131 - Favs: 500 - Follows: 332 - Updated: 10/24/2018 - Published: 8/8/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Lancelot, Gwaine - Complete
THE RULES by slayer of destiny reviews
After the events of The Coming of Arthur, the new Knights settle into Camelot. They are introduced by the more experienced Knights to THE RULES of actually being a Knight. To their bemusement, most of it is protecting Merlin. The Knights have spent years trying to protect Merlin, it is their duty. Even when it comes to Arthur and entrusting Merlin's heart to him. Slash
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 14,767 - Reviews: 126 - Favs: 1,030 - Follows: 481 - Updated: 10/13/2018 - Published: 10/5/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
This Time Around Part I by lkdaswani reviews
Merlin goes back to the start and does it all over again, just a bit differently. More than 1500 years of experience at being 'the most powerful warlock to ever walk the Earth', Merlin travels back in time to right his wrongs. Be ready for a handsomer, deadlier and More powerful Merlin! Arthur/Merlin Slash. Some Arthur/Gwen
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 15 - Words: 57,541 - Reviews: 76 - Favs: 363 - Follows: 189 - Updated: 10/10/2018 - Published: 9/14/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Job Hazards by valeriange reviews
Sir Leon has known Arthur and Merlin the longest. Sir Leon has seen some things.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,566 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 170 - Follows: 50 - Published: 10/9/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] Leon - Complete
The Broken Past by kjayla reviews
They never really ask about his life in Ealdor. And he's glad, because what would he tell them? Certainly not the truth. At least not all of it. But now they're going to find out, and not just about Ealdor, about everything.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 10 - Words: 25,755 - Reviews: 623 - Favs: 1,148 - Follows: 1,514 - Updated: 10/2/2018 - Published: 2/5/2013 - Merlin
5 Times Arthur is Oblivious by purplecat19 reviews
...and one time it would've been pretty damn hard to miss what was right in front of him. A reveal story.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,808 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 96 - Follows: 23 - Published: 9/30/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
No one puts a lily on their grave by Marayanna reviews
He should have known. He was never anything but a vessel of magic, tool of destiny, raised and groomed for his role at king Arthur's side. His duty was to ensure king's happiness, not to be happy. To fight for Camelot's safety, not to be safe himself. To make sure Arthur lived, not-
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,143 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 10 - Published: 9/27/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Worth Saving by Silverstar reviews
"'I believe you're worth saving, even if you don't.' He sits there, in the darkness, alone for once, and thinks about those words. Wonders if they will ever be anything more than just words." Or, Merlin risks everything to save Arthur once again, and Arthur wonders what the point of it all is.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,226 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 9/12/2018 - Published: 1/3/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Mab by Gingeraffealene reviews
Magic, strange, beautiful and wild flashes past. Whispers echo in his ear. "Wishes can become dreams. Dreams can be made real. Hello again, Little One." Destiny sends a worn and weary Merlin straight into the care of Mab, Queen of the Fairies. Arthur and his knights are there too, only, for them...it's not as fun. Slight AU ending.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Supernatural/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,868 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 12 - Published: 8/23/2018 - Complete
Heaven Looks a Lot Like You by MayCeaseToBe reviews
When Arthur was little, he kissed a neighborhood boy on the mouth in repayment for a gobstopper, and it was just like a fairytale happy ending right up until the boy's fist clocked Arthur on the side of his jaw. And that was how, at ten years old, Arthur became the boy that other boys' mothers didn't want them to play with.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,245 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 12 - Published: 8/22/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Sides by imagia-quill reviews
Merlin thought his Soulpoetry, a "two sides" inscription on his sternum, was about his life, trying to hide his magic all the time. Arthur thought that his Soulpoetry, an "of the same coin" scrawl on the base of his fingers, referred to the fact that he led a very dull Pendragon life. Merthur, magic reveal fic, soulmate au where Soulmates complete each other's Soulpoetries.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 9 - Words: 24,008 - Reviews: 66 - Favs: 212 - Follows: 169 - Updated: 8/22/2018 - Published: 7/2/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Ring Of Gold by BlueHot Chronicles reviews
Merlin got caught using magick. Arthur and the Knights don't take it too well. Dark!Merlin. AU, One-Shot.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,814 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 26 - Published: 8/19/2018 - Merlin, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
The Price of Freedom by rogueandkurt reviews
Arthur stares at him, eyes unseeing. The goblet drops to the floor with a clang. Sorcery. Merlin/Arthur pre-slash/friendship. Canon divergence for S2. Warnings: Depression, magical restraints. Written for KMM.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,227 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 130 - Follows: 31 - Published: 8/12/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius - Complete
a drop of truth by WinglessCrows reviews
Arthur has a truth serum, Merlin lies more than he tells the truth. Who else would Arthur use it on?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,850 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 510 - Follows: 120 - Published: 8/10/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Every Time I Turn Around (I See Your Face) by artypendragon reviews
Perhaps he'd wait with his eyes closed for just a minute. Worry Merlin just because. (What might have happened to Merlin after Arthur's death instead happens to Arthur.)
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,461 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 19 - Published: 8/1/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius - Complete
Vignette of a Sylvan Reverie by artypendragon reviews
Three drabbles in which Arthur sheds his princely exterior and deserts his princely home to follow his true calling in life (to laze about in the countryside, acting like a fishwife) and Merlin does all the chores regardless of where he actually lives.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,178 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 7 - Published: 7/29/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Illumine by artypendragon reviews
The night before Lancelot leaves Camelot, he and Merlin talk. (Set right after 105: Lancelot)
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,666 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 16 - Published: 7/28/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] Lancelot - Complete
proof that i am worthy by WinglessCrows reviews
"You're a good king.""I've been king for two weeks, Merlin, I don't think we can judge my reign just yet.""You will be a great king.""Thank you for thinking that. Was that it?" or. Another reveal fic that doesn't go quite as Merlin expected
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,383 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 34 - Published: 7/21/2018
The One That Gave Us Ground by fourleggedfish reviews
Trust can only be given where it is made welcome. Or, if Merlin really trusted Arthur - if Arthur were really everything the prophecy made him out to be - then why didn't Merlin tell him about his magic *before* Arthur was on death's door? Why didn't Merlin trust him to know?
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 24,426 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 9 - Published: 7/15/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine
What Makes a Knight by Knock Knock 7 reviews
Arthur wants to reward those loyal to him during Morgana's first reign but how does he reward the one who kept them all alive-Merlin-without losing him?
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,886 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 109 - Follows: 21 - Published: 7/1/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Selective Ignorance by Boudicca1 reviews
A sorcerer attacks Camelot again. Merlin stops him. He just wished that Arthur and his dad hadn't seen the whole thing. Updated with Ch 2: outsider pov, and Ch 3: Uther POV
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 2,309 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 122 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 6/28/2018 - Published: 7/7/2015 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther - Complete
The Proposal by Charis77 reviews
King Arthur finally decides to ask Gwen for her hand in marriage, but his proposal and its aftermath affect more than just his beloved. Merlin and his knights all have something to say about it. A three-shot that takes place during Lancelot du Luc. Co-authored with Doberler.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,998 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 10 - Published: 6/24/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine - Complete
Marry For Love by Michaelssw0rd reviews
Merlin has the unique ability to say exactly what Arthur needs to hear, and what Arthur really really wish he hadn't said. (Merlin/Arthur fic set right after Merlin's "People should marry for love, not convenience" speech in 3x06- The Changeling)
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 604 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 27 - Published: 6/24/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Solace by artypendragon reviews
She died as dawn broke, before Merlin even woke up.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,109 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 6/19/2018 - Published: 5/10/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius, Hunith - Complete
Forgotten by Gingeraffealene reviews
What happened to Merlin in Ismere is sooo not okay! This is the story of the price of neglect. -"Where is everyone? They were just here." Darkness blurred his vision. He took another slow step, stumbled, and never felt the blow as his face hit the icy mud.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,592 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 180 - Follows: 45 - Published: 6/17/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Three Wheels: The Year of Shadows by Requiem17 reviews
Was he born Emrys, or is it a title to be earned? [Post S4, Canon Divergence, Eventual Reveal, Part 2/3]
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 20 - Words: 130,828 - Reviews: 316 - Favs: 194 - Follows: 223 - Updated: 6/16/2018 - Published: 7/10/2016 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
Albion AU: Merlin's Child by Gingeraffealene reviews
"Help him! Help him Merlin! Make him all right! Save him!" Merlin moved quickly to the shocked midwife who stared down at the still, blue baby in her arms. "He's not breathing! Help him!" -This belongs in my Albion AU series, but it just didn't feel chapter-ish so I'm letting it stand alone.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,501 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 86 - Follows: 25 - Published: 6/16/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, OC - Complete
A Dragon for Merlin by Doberler reviews
Arthur isn't able to lift Merlin's spirits after the dragon attack and gives him time off. Merlin returns home to deliver grave news, but he can't keep Arthur from going with him. Set at the end of Series 2.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,893 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 49 - Published: 6/16/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Hunith - Complete
What the Heart Wants by 1917farmgirl reviews
Merlin is happy, but he's also human, and sometimes he can't help but think of what he's given up and wonder at what might have been. Sequel to "In a Heartbeat."
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,944 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 14 - Published: 6/13/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Through Fields of Graves a Beating Heart by viridianjane reviews
Merlin is alone for centuries, and takes a moment to think about home. [Merlin/Gwaine]
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Tragedy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 444 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 6/6/2018 - Merlin - Complete
Untitled (I'll Keep you Safe) by viridianjane reviews
Camelot, Merlin thinks, is held up by my bones. [Merlin/Gwaine] (Rated M for violence, and smut)
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,133 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 5 - Published: 6/4/2018
Light of the Sun by TheWritingGirl23 reviews
A quiet winter has passed in Camelot following Arthur's coronation, but with spring comes Julius Borden and the key to the tomb of Ashkenar. This time, Merlin plans to save not only Aithusa, but dragonkind as well. Doing it in secret is going to pose a challenge, though. Part 3 of The Immortal's Encore.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 11 - Words: 55,468 - Reviews: 69 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 69 - Updated: 6/4/2018 - Published: 7/31/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Aithusa - Complete
The Heartbeat by LadyFromPoland reviews
Fix it story for the episode 5x13. Arthur is dying and Merlin will do anything to save him and damn the consequences. This is the story of choices, sacrifices and love that is beyond destiny.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 30 - Words: 104,580 - Reviews: 110 - Favs: 295 - Follows: 151 - Updated: 6/4/2018 - Published: 12/25/2017 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
Lace Among the Rocks by viridianjane reviews
Merlin takes a break while picking herbs for Gaius, and Gwaine follows along. Scar reveal, magic reveal. [Merlin/Gwaine]
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,112 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 73 - Follows: 24 - Published: 6/2/2018 - Merlin, Gwaine - Complete
Riversong by viridianjane reviews
Merlin's hands are soaked in blood. But Merlin's hands can also love. [Gwaine/Merlin]
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 402 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 9 - Published: 6/2/2018 - Merlin, Gwaine - Complete
Necessity by fire.ash.rebirth reviews
Merlin swears he only uses his magic when it's an emergency and nothing, even Gaius' notorious eyebrow can make him say differently. Merlin drabble, rated T for mild suggestive themes
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 552 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 9 - Published: 5/26/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius - Complete
In the Forest by artypendragon reviews
A set of three standalone drabbles that take place in the forest.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 650 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 6 - Published: 5/26/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
For the Love (For Laughter) by artypendragon reviews
Arthur's heard rumours, whispered in the dark corners of Camelot where Uther's law is yet to tread, of the bond of true love stitching a pattern of your lover's wounds on your body. He hadn't dared believe them. He hadn't hoped until Merlin nicked his finger slicing an apple for Arthur one day and on Arthur's thumb bloomed a fiery red line. Then he had rejoiced.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,009 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 115 - Follows: 39 - Published: 5/26/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
The Sorrows of Pendragons by Doberler reviews
Gwen is banished, Arthur is broken, and Merlin is on a quest in search of the bracelet. Follow Gwen as she sets out on her new life, Arthur as he comes to terms with their separation, and Merlin's struggle whether to reveal what he knows, or wait to find the innocuous object that tore them all apart. Starts at the end of Lancelot du Lac through the Sword in the Stone, then goes AU.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Angst - Chapters: 30 - Words: 192,560 - Reviews: 202 - Favs: 67 - Follows: 75 - Updated: 5/24/2018 - Published: 10/17/2015 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, OC - Complete
The Birthmark on Your Shoulder (Reminds Me) by artypendragon reviews
Merlin is absolutely determined not to let Arthur know how much Merlin is besotted with him. Not to mention there's someone else out there who is equally besotted with Merlin. (Could it be Arthur? Perish the thought!)
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,179 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 154 - Follows: 46 - Published: 5/24/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] Morgana, Gaius - Complete
Such Powerful Things, Tears by Sealure reviews
"What would you do for the woman you love!" The Warlock answers the Druid Boy differently. Looking back on Bastets and broken girls, they find their common ground. And just maybe, neither of them has to be alone anymore. NO SLASH! FAMILIAL RELATIONSHIPS ONLY! T for canonical character death.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,025 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 135 - Follows: 104 - Updated: 5/22/2018 - Published: 5/1/2018 - Merlin, Mordred
Broken and Mended by Charis77 reviews
Arthur is awakened before dawn to deal with an angry lord's accusations against his manservant. What trouble has his friend managed to get into this time? Set between series 4 and series 5.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,818 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 214 - Follows: 51 - Published: 5/22/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius, Leon - Complete
Loyalties Lie by Loopstagirl reviews
Morgana doesn't want to kill Arthur. She wants to break him. There is only one place that will serve her needs: the dark tower.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 9 - Words: 28,024 - Reviews: 89 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 80 - Updated: 5/20/2018 - Published: 10/24/2017 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Rum and (No) Regret by artypendragon reviews
In which Merlin is the silliest drunk and the exasperated king is tasked (by himself) to escort Merlin home.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,850 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 107 - Follows: 26 - Published: 5/17/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Walk it Off by Linorien reviews
The quest to save Guinevere from the dark tower was dangerous. Arthur just didn't expect it to cost so much. Episode divergence.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,773 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 16 - Published: 5/17/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
A Brooch and a Bracelet by Charis77 reviews
On the way back from a patrol, Arthur wanders off and Merlin tracks him down to figure out what's wrong. He pushes his friend too far and determines to make up for it. Heart to heart bromance ensues. Set between series 3 and series 4.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,784 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 95 - Follows: 25 - Published: 5/13/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Secrets to Keep by RioCam reviews
When Uther moves Arthur and Morgana into a castle in the middle of the Welsh countryside, Arthur is sure that there is nothing that can make this situation better. But then he discovers a hidden door and realises that perhaps, not everything is as awful as he thought.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 22,075 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 6 - Published: 5/7/2018
Verisimilitude by artypendragon reviews
Merlin looks at you, and there's guilt in his eyes. (Lancelot/Merlin, seemingly unrequited Arthur/Merlin)
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,924 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 4 - Published: 5/7/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Lancelot - Complete
Wonders of Destiny by celticwitch77 reviews
What happens if Balinor and Hunith ended up being married; however, baby Merlin was taken and raised by another family. It shows how one destiny leads to another, and how some destinies can be altered and some cannot. It focuses a lot on in between events. It will contain Merthur but ending with Merdred. It has the rating due to non explicit sexual content and eventual violence.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Fantasy - Chapters: 36 - Words: 83,479 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 5/5/2018 - Published: 7/15/2016 - [Merlin, Mordred] [Mithian, Arthur] - Complete
Charmed, I'm Sure by artypendragon reviews
A vignette of the life Gaius leads in Camelot under King Arthur and his manservant. (Alternatively, This Time on Top Gaius: Merlin Under a Love Spell!)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,754 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 11 - Published: 5/3/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] Gaius - Complete
Where the Heart Is by Charis77 reviews
Merlin brings Arthur to his home after his return. A tour reveals surprising details about the immortal warlock, and long buried truths rise to the surface. Touching bromance, no slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 8 - Words: 28,213 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 120 - Follows: 84 - Updated: 5/3/2018 - Published: 1/1/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
100 on 1 by purplecat19 reviews
In which Merlin shows his true strength as the most powerful warlock to ever live… and for once, Arthur doesn't miss it.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,828 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 189 - Follows: 53 - Published: 4/24/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Penned Dragon by wryter501 reviews
A place where the living meet the dead - for a price. And when Merlin meets the veil-keeper, neither his life nor Arthur's will ever be the same again... Modern a/u, canon pairings, magic, (no slash!).
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 16 - Words: 93,092 - Reviews: 134 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 4/16/2018 - Published: 12/27/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Rhyme or Reason by artypendragon reviews
Arthur leads Merlin to the edge of the forest.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 773 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 21 - Published: 4/16/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
The Girly Coat by Charis77 reviews
A manservant can't possibly wear his normal clothing to a queen's coronation, can he? Tag to "The Sword in the Stone."
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,816 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 20 - Published: 4/6/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Video Games: A Warlock in San Antonio Part 3 by Katerina Riley reviews
Shit, this was getting way too serious. All TC wanted was a relaxing day with his not-Toffer best friend. A day where they play video games, eat all the bad food that their bellies allow, and not think about all the shit that's going on in their lives./reincarnation AU, Merlin/Gwaine bonding
Crossover - Merlin & Night Shift, 2014 - Rated: T - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,103 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/5/2018 - Merlin, Gwaine, TC Callahan - Complete
Checkmate (Going Down) by artypendragon reviews
In which Arthur battles his heart and gets regrettably drunk, Uther is a prolific social media user, and all of Arthur's friends are conniving bastards. Oh, and Merlin is an incurable chess nerd and it has nothing to do with Arthur suddenly deciding to play chess. At all.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,212 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 14 - Published: 4/5/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] Morgana, Uther - Complete
A Siren's Song (Paperlegends 2013) by TayaTheStrange reviews
Captured and made into a circus attraction Merlin arrives in the great hall as part of the entertainment for the Crown Prince's 21st birthday. When he lays eyes on Arthur Pendragon he knows there's something familiar about him, reminding Merlin of the lake. He knows if he wants to return for good he needs to kill Arthur. Merlin is a siren after all.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 14 - Words: 75,858 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 99 - Updated: 3/31/2018 - Published: 9/13/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius
Love After A Heart is Broken by Penfold66 reviews
A Drastic Re-write of Series 5, Episode 9, "All of My Heart". Arthur is devastated after Gwen's betrayal. He finds the hope of love elsewhere, but how will Merlin cope?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Humor - Chapters: 46 - Words: 109,932 - Reviews: 170 - Favs: 67 - Follows: 76 - Updated: 3/31/2018 - Published: 5/4/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius - Complete
If It Stands Still Long Enough by artypendragon reviews
What had originally been a plan to get Arthur out of an unwanted marriage devolves into a tug of war between Arthur and his erstwhile intended, with Merlin as the rope. Or, the one in which Merlin is the most tormented human being ever and Arthur wouldn't see sense if it danced naked in front of him.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,377 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 34 - Published: 3/30/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] OC - Complete
In Defense of a Sorcerer by obeytherandomness reviews
King Uther has discovered Merlin's secret and sentenced him to death, but a cloaked knight steps forward in his defense. Who is this knight? Will he be able to save Merlin? (MerlinxArthur)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,834 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 33 - Published: 3/25/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Story of the Lady of the Lake by Kiki1770 reviews
When Lady Freya visits Camelot, Mordred tells the Knights the tale of the cursed druid girl, the servant, and the prince. Will they ever learn of the servant's and prince's identity? In which Arthur denies missing his manservant, the knights are saps for a love story, Mordred has a crush on Freya, and Guinevere plays matchmaker. And where is Merlin? Freylin, Episode Retelling.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,705 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 347 - Follows: 111 - Published: 3/22/2018 - [Merlin, Freya] Arthur, Mordred - Complete
The Wreck by assassinagisa reviews
Arthur has been in love with his best friend Merlin for the last 6 years. After an accident he realised he needs to tell Merlin before it's too late.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,345 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 10 - Published: 3/21/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
And Then There Were Two: A Warlock in San Antonia Part 2 by Katerina Riley reviews
Merlin gets sick and conjures Gwaine into the present, causing quite the headache for TC. How is he supposed to keep this from Jordan? And how are they supposed to get him—Gwaine, past-him...whatever—back to his normal timeline without royally messing this up? /implied Merthur, Magic Reveal, Reincarnation
Crossover - Merlin & Night Shift, 2014 - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,691 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 7 - Published: 3/20/2018 - Merlin, Gwaine, Jordan A., TC Callahan - Complete
Doggone Dilemma by Charis77 reviews
Merlin has managed to save Arthur once more, exposing the enchantment on Valiant's shield. But what about the dog he enchanted himself? A hellhound, a recurring wheelbarrow, a suspicious king, and a harried warlock just trying to follow his destiny. What could possibly go wrong? Tag to series 1, episode 2.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,143 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 15 - Published: 3/19/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius - Complete
In a Heartbeat by 1917farmgirl reviews
A choice made in a desperate moment leaves Merlin and Arthur having to deal with repercussions neither wanted or expected. (Reveal fic. Friendship.) Written for the Tumblr blog "Merlin Memory Month 2018," Day 4 Prompt.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,024 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 252 - Follows: 68 - Published: 3/15/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Agravaine - Complete
Lonely by 1917farmgirl reviews
Merlin wasn't the only one to have a rather lonely childhood; little Prince Arthur was also far too acquainted with the meaning of that awful word. Written for the Tumblr blog "Merlin Memory Month 2018," Day 3 Prompt.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,080 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 6 - Published: 3/9/2018 - Complete
Between a Rock and a Hard Place by 1917farmgirl reviews
Arthur learns the meaning of true friendship when a fun hunting trip takes a deadly turn, and Merlin shows that nobility comes from within. Reveal fic, Arthur & Merlin friendship. Written for the Tumblr blog "Merlin Memory Month 2018," Day 2 Prompt.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,584 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 58 - Published: 3/5/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Extenuating Circumstances by artypendragon reviews
If only Merlin was as deplorably inept at saving Arthur's life as he is at any and all of his servant duties. Five times Merlin sacrifices himself for Arthur, and one time Arthur tries to return the favour. (couldn't add a third genre to the ones below, but there's also angst with a happy ending)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,478 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 26 - Published: 3/5/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] Gaius, Mordred - Complete
Cindermerlin by artypendragon reviews
Arthur dances with Ambrosius all night long.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 751 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 7 - Published: 3/4/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Different by 1917farmgirl reviews
Being different is hard, and some narrow-minded and jealous bullies make Merlin's life rough as he tries to adjust to living in Camelot and being a servant to a Royal Prat. He desperately tries to keep anyone from noticing, but Gaius isn't just anyone, and the old physician isn't about to let his boy suffer alone. Written for the Tumblr blog "Merlin Memory Month 2018," Day 1 Prompt
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,236 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 32 - Published: 3/2/2018 - Merlin, Gaius - Complete
Dawn by M1ssUnd3rst4nd1ng reviews
The dreaded magic reveal gone perfectly for everybody involved. For 1917farmgirl.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,045 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 36 - Published: 2/14/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Good Intentions by Zyruuu reviews
AU set around 5.10 The Kindness of Strangers - He thinks out it sometimes. The darkness that lies asleep inside of him. About how easy it would be to end it all at a flick of his wrist. Not even that–just a single thought. The greatest sorcerer to ever walk the earth. He used to be scared whenever he heard that. But now, it's all he's got. He's come to realise that now.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,445 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 2 - Published: 2/10/2018 - Merlin - Complete
Ic þe þurhhæle þin licsare by Wil1969 reviews
Merlin failed when he tried to heal Arthur in the Valley of the Kings, he is worried he'll never learn a healing spell that might save the prince's life one day. This is a Season 3 story...
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 8,151 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 13 - Updated: 2/10/2018 - Published: 2/5/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
Love That Was in Here by artypendragon reviews
The one where Arthur tries to reconcile being jealous and selfless at the same time, Merlin tries to fix an imagined fuck-up, and Gwaine just is an A plus friend to both of them.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,775 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 25 - Published: 1/26/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine - Complete
Magic Words by the.goal.is.greatness reviews
And they shall be among the people and they shall speak truths and whisper secrets. And thou shall know them by their craft... Thou shall not suffer a witch to live. [Merlin x Arthur] [AU]
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 16 - Words: 28,740 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 34 - Updated: 1/22/2018 - Published: 12/20/2017 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Falling on Deaf Ears by Loopstagirl reviews
Arthur has been acting strangely for weeks and Merlin can't figure out why.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,744 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 244 - Follows: 60 - Published: 1/21/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Can I Be Him? by arthurpendragonz reviews
A Christmas celebration at Camelot might be the push Arthur needs to finally be honest about his feelings for Merlin.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,275 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 15 - Published: 1/20/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Eternity in an Hour by Jazoriah reviews
Arthur remembers. Merlin does not. Merlin/Arthur canon reincarnation.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Fantasy/Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 67,918 - Reviews: 75 - Favs: 222 - Follows: 219 - Updated: 1/14/2018 - Published: 7/20/2013 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Paranoid Monarchs and Their Damn Prejudice by fandombloggingaddict reviews
Arthur and Merlin take a risk to complete the signing of a treaty, but the king they visit has a strict policy against magic and security wards to suit it. Or, Merlin suffers and Arthur is pissed.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,370 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 42 - Published: 1/13/2018 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Wicked Night by TheWritingGirl23 reviews
Merlin has returned to the past, for good or ill. Soon Arthur will come into his throne...if Merlin allows Arthur's father to die. He must face the reality of what he needs to do to fulfill his destiny, as well as the inevitable consequences of altering time. He must tread carefully, for now is when the foundations of the Golden Age are laid. Part 2 of The Immortal's Encore.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 12 - Words: 36,272 - Reviews: 50 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 34 - Updated: 1/11/2018 - Published: 2/20/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
To Prove It by Val-Creative reviews
Merlin's hands shove off the robe at Arthur's chest, revealing far more scarred, golden skin and a triangular dusting of blond hair. A thumb runs softly over Arthur's collarbone, tracing and circling its shape before Merlin lets it drift, along with his forefinger and middle. It's unfair. Having to do this under the impression of duty. /Canon Era. Merthur. Oneshot.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,114 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 24 - Published: 1/9/2018 - [Merlin, Arthur] Gwen/Guinevere, Sefa - Complete
Emrys by someonethe3rd reviews
He watched as sorcerers pulled the magic from the ground. But there was one figure, completely bathed in the golden light, making the magic around him appear so thick it was like liquid gold. Nature itself seemed to stop and hold its breath as the moon illuminated the clearing and the two figures standing in it. All eyes were on them as the true final battle began. One-shot
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Suspense/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,407 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 91 - Follows: 25 - Published: 1/9/2018 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Way to Mending by Cassis Luna reviews
Takes the place of S5E8 The Hollow Queen. Sequel to The Process of Healing, but may be read as a standalone. Arthur rescues Merlin in the Valley of the Fallen Kings after Morgana has poisoned him, but there is more trouble at hand. They seek to unite Camelot and Amata in peace, but Gwen is still under Morgana's spell and Lord Sarrum is either a friend or a murderer. Arthur/Merlin
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 11,653 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 35 - Published: 1/8/2018 - Merlin, Arthur, Daegal - Complete
Compromising Position by staymagical reviews
Arthur and Merlin are captured by bandits while on a hunt and Merlin runs his mouth a little more than they appreciate. He receives the brunt of their frustration but their actions have bigger consequences than anyone ever thought. Merlin whump, angst, protective Arthur
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 18 - Words: 49,728 - Reviews: 331 - Favs: 413 - Follows: 546 - Updated: 1/5/2018 - Published: 8/3/2014 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Ink by GodsLittleGeek reviews
Arthur storms in on a shirtless Merlin. He sees something that awes him, he thought he knew his friend. Apparently not everything. What will happen when the prince can't get it off his mind? Merthur, Slight AU (when I say slight I mean slight.)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,851 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 236 - Follows: 81 - Published: 1/4/2018 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
The Price of Immortality by King Dollophead reviews
Merlin is a monster. Innocent people don't deserve the suffering that he has to endure. Of course he's a monster. He thought so when he learned of the prejudice against magic. He thought so when he found he couldn't die. He is cursed. And he wholly deserves it. (Slight trigger warning! One-shot. Merlin's thoughts on his powers and immortality. Emotional whump.)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,107 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 4 - Published: 12/31/2017 - Complete
What If You Could See Me by ReaderMagnifique reviews
Its all over. Arthur has seen Merlin perform magic and is out for his blood. All that is left of a once great destiny is to run far and hide fast. But the fates have other plans, it seems, and Merlin can't help but protect the man who wants to burn him. Started as a oneshot, and has somehow developed a Gwen/Lance sub plot and a Morgana redemption arch. M for smut & character death.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 33,883 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 35 - Published: 12/31/2017 - [Merlin, Arthur] Morgana, Gwen/Guinevere
Wonderland Dreams by Charis77 reviews
Unexpected weather in Camelot leads to heartfelt dreams. Inspired by the song "Winter Wonderland." Set between series 3 and series 4.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,931 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 7 - Published: 12/25/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Freya - Complete
The Process of Healing by Cassis Luna reviews
Takes the place of S4E12. When Morgana attacks Camelot, Merlin is forced to save Arthur with magic, but is captured and taken prisoner in Helios' castle. While Arthur finds a way to get Merlin back, he struggles through to sort his feelings regarding Agravaine's betrayal, Merlin's magic, and Merlin's devotion with a little help from his knights. Arthur/Merlin
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 23,126 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 256 - Follows: 112 - Updated: 12/22/2017 - Published: 12/19/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Leon, Gwaine - Complete
The Ending by sketchAvolie reviews
Merlin's magic is revealed and there are forces working against him and the creation of Albion. Follows the story of Merlin, Arthur, and some of the knights surrounding them after Merlin's secret is revealed. Canon up to 5x06, *SPOILER* acknowledges the death, not explicitly, of a knight in 5x06. Many more chapters to come.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 49 - Words: 57,251 - Reviews: 893 - Favs: 732 - Follows: 632 - Updated: 12/21/2017 - Published: 11/25/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Safe by Charis77 reviews
Camelot is a magnet for constant mortal peril. So why does Merlin feel safe at all?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,614 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 196 - Follows: 56 - Published: 12/20/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine, Elyan - Complete
Revelations by wryter501 reviews
A series of short, unconnected, in-canon-reveal stories. Tale 2: Alvarr's attempt to recruit Merlin backfires. Tale 3: Alator investigates why Emrys is failing his destiny, and plans to teach the king a lesson in loyalty. Tale 5: Merlin trades destinies, rather than lives. Mordred becomes Emrys, and Merlin flees Camelot to keep Arthur safe...
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 13 - Words: 74,031 - Reviews: 169 - Favs: 217 - Follows: 153 - Updated: 12/18/2017 - Published: 11/3/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
You Were Absolutely Worth It by birdie7272 reviews
Arthur is dead. Merlin will save him, whatever the cost, be it body or soul. Deals as grave as these always come with a price. / Heavily influenced by Supernatural. Shipless (unless you squint). Not a finale fix it. Warning: character death(s).
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Supernatural/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 21,333 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 8 - Published: 12/17/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, The Great Dragon/Kilgharrah, Gaius - Complete
A Seat at the Table by Charis77 reviews
Everyone who means something to Arthur has a seat at the Round Table. But why not Merlin?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,403 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 299 - Follows: 88 - Published: 12/16/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
Magicae Nectere by WritingIsReality reviews
A rogue sorcerer seeks to kill Arthur in an act of revenge against Uther for killing his own son who had magic. The attempt is made in court, but his magic is thwarted by Merlin's own. With his magic revealed, Merlin races to escape Camelot - but Prince Arthur is not yet ready to let him go. . .
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,842 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 185 - Follows: 59 - Published: 12/7/2017 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
An Act of Trust by Luna Lockser reviews
"We're never so vulnerable than when we trust someone - but paradoxically, if we cannot trust, neither can we find love or joy." Walter Anderson. Two weeks after the season 3 finale, Merlin gets a chance to make one of the biggest decisions of his life; whether or not to trust Gwaine. Reveal fic. Merwaine.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,620 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 21 - Published: 12/6/2017 - [Merlin, Gwaine] - Complete
Scars have stories by AmberAllyCat reviews
Every scar tell a story - now if only Arthur could get Merlin to tell him his. One shot. Warning : mentions of capture and torture
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Mystery - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,633 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 82 - Follows: 68 - Updated: 11/26/2017 - Published: 8/16/2016 - Complete
Last Day in the Stocks by Charis77 reviews
When Merlin agrees to cover for Arthur yet again, neither the prince nor the servant expected it would be the last time. Set in Series 1, sometime after "The Gates of Avalon."
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,897 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 154 - Follows: 41 - Updated: 11/21/2017 - Published: 11/18/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther, Gaius - Complete
Heart and Soul by Setsuna-X reviews
Gwaine loves Merlin. He tried not to, but there was no escaping it. The bigger problem, however, was that Gwaine had no idea if Merlin and Arthur were together or not.[end game Merwaine; possible?Merthur] (tags: Gwaine POV, Pining, Jealousy, post S3E13, Canon-Typical Violence, Love Confessions, Flirting, Sexual Tension, Drinking)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 22,690 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 157 - Follows: 47 - Published: 11/16/2017 - [Gwaine, Merlin] Arthur - Complete
The Price of Loyalty by Revhead reviews
Uther activates a device that repels magic, but Merlin's loyalty to Arthur knows no bounds. Set after season 1. Magic reveal.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 9 - Words: 18,691 - Reviews: 64 - Favs: 493 - Follows: 136 - Published: 11/11/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius - Complete
Recording it for Posterity by Archaeologist reviews
What are friends for but to enjoy the view? And maybe record it for posterity.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,102 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 4 - Published: 11/10/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine, Percival - Complete
The Drawing of the Dark by TreeOfLife1997 reviews
After Freya arrives in Camelot and disaster strikes, Merlin finds himself torn between loyalty and love as Mordred, having saved the life of one Merlin holds dear, is about to pay the ultimate price. He's all too aware that the path he chooses will shape Camelot's destiny. As the drums of war beat ever louder, he finds himself trapped by the cruel circle of fate. Will Camelot fall?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 11 - Words: 18,986 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 11/9/2017 - Published: 8/22/2017 - [Freya, Merlin] Arthur, Mordred - Complete
Perchance to Dream by Archaeologist reviews
Merlin never does do well with fevers.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,293 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 22 - Published: 11/8/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
How to be a Dragonlord by Blue Teller reviews
Balinor wasn't an idiot - there was a reason why he survived while all the other Dragonlords didn't. You think he's going to die uselessly stabbed by some random bandit? Oh heck no! Rewrite of Balinor's arc, part II of the "Simple Logic" series, sequel to "Of Destinies, Inevitability and Simple Logic". Pointing out plot-holes, humor. Can be read separately.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,918 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 148 - Follows: 45 - Published: 11/7/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, The Great Dragon/Kilgharrah, Balinor - Complete
The Cauldron of Ceridwen by Zaadi reviews
Arthur and Merlin have returned to Camelot after months of secretly serving King Leodogran of Cameliard, who permits magic and is thus Uther's enemy. However, Blaise, Leodogran's physician, and a sorcerer, has arrived to fulfill an obligation to a Priestess. At the same time, Alvarr infiltrates Camelot, seeking a powerful spell.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy - Chapters: 6 - Words: 29,943 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 5 - Published: 11/6/2017
Without You by viflow reviews
Arthur's voice crumbles and he strokes Merlin's hair again before he slides his hand below the blanket and down Merlin's arm, lacing their fingers together, squeezing lightly as the cold radiates out of Merlin's body. Season 4x02 The Darkest Hour/ related Canon Era
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,409 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 99 - Follows: 29 - Updated: 11/6/2017 - Published: 10/19/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Leon - Complete
If I Lay Here by The1stHarbinger reviews
Arthur remembers his life with Merlin and lets everything else fall away. Modern AU. Slash.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,244 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 12 - Published: 11/5/2017 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Renewed By Love by wryter501 reviews
Arthur knows and welcomes and appreciates Merlin as his personal sorcerer - and under his reign, Camelot has slowly come to accept the inevitable return of magic. But how will the other kings of Albion react to Camelot's change of policy? - Alined, Odin, Caerleon... sequel to "Refined by Fire" and "Released by Truth". Arwen, Merthian, other non-canon pairings.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 26 - Words: 150,482 - Reviews: 286 - Favs: 165 - Follows: 124 - Updated: 10/31/2017 - Published: 5/28/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Of Unlikely Candidates and Unreliable Consultants by onceandfuturewarlock reviews
In which Merlin goes to somewhat dubious lengths to keep his job. Set after season 4. Post-reveal, pure bromance. One-shot.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,309 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 130 - Follows: 30 - Published: 10/20/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
A Good Man by Charis77 reviews
Arthur wasn't really being a jerk when he told Merlin to polish his armor. He needed his friend, even though he couldn't manage to tell him why. Takes place during a portion of "A Herald of the New Age" and includes a tag.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,498 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 25 - Published: 10/16/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
In the Space between Heartbeats by Archaeologist reviews
It wasn't supposed to end like this. A/N: Takes place after Uther has been stabbed and Dragoon the Great is trying to heal him. 04x03 The Wicked Day AU.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,262 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 13 - Published: 10/13/2017
Saving Albion by pumpkinmoose22 reviews
The first step towards Albion in the modern age is about to commence but evil can no longer stand by in the shadows. Harry, Ron, and Hermione must travel to the past to save their friends from a fate Destiny never wished them to have. Can they reunite and save Camelot or is the past and future doomed forever? Find out in the final story of the Loss and Light trilogy!
Crossover - Harry Potter & Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 18 - Words: 127,619 - Reviews: 99 - Favs: 120 - Follows: 81 - Updated: 10/7/2017 - Published: 6/13/2017 - Complete
Good Man by onceandfuturewarlock reviews
Merlin tries to be a good man. This is probably a waste of his time. Short one-shot.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 600 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 16 - Published: 9/4/2017 - Merlin - Complete
Amends by onceandfuturewarlock reviews
Leon might not remember everything that happened while he was under the influence of the lamia, but he'll be damned if that stops him from making things right with Merlin. Based off 4x08. Leon/Merlin friendship. slight au where the knights were a little meaner. One-shot.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,251 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 193 - Follows: 65 - Published: 9/3/2017 - Merlin, Leon - Complete
The Prat Next Door by Kalee60 reviews
When Merlin buys his own piece of the world to live on, he wasn't expecting to move next door to the most gorgeous man to ever roam this earth - one who made Merlins pants tight at just a glimpse. He also didn't expect this man to be an absolute and utter Pillock either….one who just happened to get under his skin completely.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 11 - Words: 23,829 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 9/3/2017 - Published: 8/3/2017 - Complete
The Time for Myths by AngstyAly reviews
The border between Camelot and Aquitane has been closed for decades. On one side, magic is evil and sorcerers hunted, on the other magic is unchecked, a natural part of every day life. But there are more dangerous secrets in Aquitane than either King Arthur or Legendary Emrys could ever foresee.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Fantasy - Chapters: 11 - Words: 30,979 - Reviews: 75 - Favs: 86 - Follows: 70 - Updated: 9/2/2017 - Published: 8/25/2017 - Complete
The First Noel by A.Diamond reviews
Arthur's father and Arthur's husband have never really got on. But it's Christmas, and Christmas is a time for families—no matter how contrary they may be. / A series of stories, not in chronological order.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 6 - Words: 6,898 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 28 - Updated: 8/30/2017 - Published: 1/5/2016 - [Arthur, Merlin] Uther - Complete
Five-Star Hospitality by A.Diamond reviews
Arthur Pendragon, smug asshole businessman, manages to be unlike any asshole businessman Merlin's dealt with as night manager of one of New York's finest five star hotels. Something builds between them, but just when it heats up, it all comes crashing down. Merlin's left to pick up the pieces of a heart that shouldn't feel so broken from a couple weeks' flirting and a single kiss.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,189 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 109 - Follows: 23 - Published: 8/30/2017 - [Arthur, Merlin] Morgana, Gwaine - Complete
Trial (Divides Crossed 2) by DJ Dubois reviews
Agravaine gets Arthur to put Merlin on trial for stealing Mithian's necklace. Meantime Mithian and the Nemeth delegation discover what's going on and race toward Camelot. Will they and Gawain be able to save the Warlock? Please r & r! (Merthian, Arwen (implied), Gawain/OC) (Note: Contains characters from other Arthurian works.)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Supernatural - Chapters: 10 - Words: 19,389 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 8/24/2017 - Published: 8/4/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine, Mithian - Complete
The Riddle of Grief (Alternate ending for the Merlin finale) by Hunith's Spirit reviews
Alternate ending for the Merlin finale, 5x13 (The Diamond of the Day Pt 2). Focus on Merlin's POV and his emotions in the aftermath of things; trying to tie up ends the show left hanging loose and to provide a more satisfactory, unrushed conclusion than what the writers gave us. Spoilers for 5x13, naturally. Fair amount of angst and hurt/comfort. Can Merlin save his friend?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Fantasy - Chapters: 16 - Words: 126,290 - Reviews: 113 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 99 - Updated: 8/12/2017 - Published: 1/15/2013 - Merlin, Gaius, Leon, Arthur
Ignis Fatuus by SignedEJ reviews
UPDATED: MAY 2018. His magic is positively screaming, unable to withstand the thought of Arthur being hurt, of failing to keep him safe. He knows the consequences, but he won't be able to live with himself if Arthur gets tortured because of him. Not if he can stop it. Hurt!Merlin, Gen, H/C.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,209 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 183 - Follows: 79 - Updated: 8/12/2017 - Published: 8/2/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius, Gwaine - Complete
A Dragon Wedding by Pongo0614 reviews
With Merlin and Morgana safely in Drugonia, the preparations for their wedding can begin. Back in Camelot, Arthur is getting ready for his trip to Drugonia to bring Morgana back safely. Just maybe he doesn't believe that all magic is evil like his father told him. Why would Merlin save Morgana if magic was evil? Sequel to The Dragon's Choice.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 21 - Words: 22,188 - Reviews: 85 - Favs: 111 - Follows: 92 - Updated: 8/11/2017 - Published: 6/27/2017 - [Merlin, Morgana] Arthur, Balinor - Complete
New Allies by Lottielue1 reviews
Trees in Camelot lost their branches all the time, it was almost like Autumn but instead of leaves falling it was branches. Gwaine is convinced that the trees in Camelot are their allies, why else would they only drop their branches on the enemies heads.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,375 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 179 - Follows: 52 - Published: 8/10/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
Golden Carmine by BrochanInWords reviews
"Any warlock that sets foot anywhere near you will not only have their powers taken – their soul will surely be damned." Uther gives Arthur a necklace that is said to bind a magic-user's soul to some kind of hell, and unknowingly, Merlin becomes the victim that Arthur has condemned. NO SLASH.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 20 - Words: 40,514 - Reviews: 97 - Favs: 86 - Follows: 101 - Updated: 8/6/2017 - Published: 2/13/2017 - Complete
Keepsakes Lost (Divides Crossed 1) by DJ Dubois reviews
During and after the events of "Hunter's Heart", Princess Mithian has to deal with a great many things where Camelot's concerned. In addition, she loses something else of value in the process. How can Merlin help to ease her situation? Please r and r! (Implied Arwen, Merthian, Gawain/other character. Note-includes characters from other Arthurian legends!)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Supernatural - Chapters: 13 - Words: 24,560 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 8/4/2017 - Published: 7/8/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine, Mithian - Complete
Destiny's Path by MonJoh reviews
Following the events of Season 4, Arthur suspects the one person in the world he thought would never betray him. Merlin is forced to confront first hand the price of not returning magic to Camelot. Morgana faces her own failures.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 89,894 - Reviews: 179 - Favs: 200 - Follows: 178 - Updated: 8/3/2017 - Published: 5/18/2017 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Aithusa - Complete
Issues I didn't know we had by levios reviews
The story about how Arthur found love and how this caused family bonds to both form and break, told in both past and present time by Arthur. Merthur
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 13,266 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 13 - Updated: 7/21/2017 - Published: 5/21/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther - Complete
Keeping Control by Phanstarlight reviews
'Somehow Arthur had managed to drag Merlin into his chambers before his shirt was ripped off- though Merlin had been certain that they wouldn't even make it as far as the corridor' Crown Council meetings were never the highlight of Arthur's day but what occurred during the breaks almost made it all bearable. Merthur smut with a smidge of fluff.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,172 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 96 - Follows: 25 - Published: 7/20/2017 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
The Worth of a Weapon by fandombloggingaddict reviews
Merlin has been captured and is now a slave owned by Camelot's most notorious trader. In pursuit of the criminal, Arthur and his knights see what has become of him - he is being controlled by the trader to wreak carnage with his magic, at the whims of his new master. Arthur must decide if he can trust the friend who he believes has betrayed him. Warning: torture. Oneshot.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Horror/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,228 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 45 - Published: 7/18/2017
With All My Heart by TreeOfLife1997 reviews
Merlin knows he must act fast before Morgana's twisted control over Gwen gets any more out of hand. But when he finds out how to free Gwen, it will not be easy, even for someone as powerful as himself. The power required is like nothing he has ever used before. Luckily for him, he doesn't stand alone. But one thing is clear, Morgana will not give up her puppet without a fight.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 11 - Words: 12,927 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 29 - Updated: 7/18/2017 - Published: 6/25/2017 - [Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere] Merlin, Mordred - Complete
Twisted by FairyDemonDust reviews
When a sorceress admits to having cursed a young druid girl by the name of Freya, only Arthur can calm Merlin down.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 852 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 24 - Published: 7/18/2017 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
It's Okay by Robyn-in-the-air reviews
Sometimes Gaius thinks Arthur doesn't deserve all that Merlin does for him.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 681 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 84 - Follows: 28 - Updated: 7/16/2017 - Published: 5/5/2017 - Merlin, Gaius - Complete
It's Finally Okay by Robyn-in-the-air reviews
SEQUEL TO IT'S OKAY. After hours of reliving every moment Merlin has helped him, emotionally and physically, Arthur was exhausted. It struck him just how many times Merlin had saved him, from himself as well as outside forces. He swallowed as he felt a distinct lump in his throat. Merlin didn't deserve this. Can be read alone.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,554 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 17 - Published: 7/16/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius - Complete
Unofficial Merlin Season 6 by Alyssean reviews
Merlin was warned that bringing King Arthur back from the dead would bring about great destruction to the people of magic. But you know Merlin, he never listens.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 8 - Words: 76,179 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 7/15/2017 - Published: 5/20/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Percival - Complete
Mad World by Katerina Riley reviews
"Oh. My. Gods! This is it! Lolloc squealed, clapping his (Arthur's) hands. "Emrys is revealing himself! And I'm witnessing it! This is the best day of my life!" In which Merlin isn't just Emrys, Arthur is thoroughly confused, the villain is a sassy twat, and Captain Jack Harkness flirts with everyone, which, let's face it, isn't new. future!Merlin, Arthur POV, reveal!fic.
Crossover - Doctor Who & Merlin - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Friendship - Chapters: 13 - Words: 24,902 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 34 - Updated: 7/6/2017 - Published: 1/24/2015 - Jack H., 11th Doctor, Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Heart of Magic by Loopstagirl reviews
Grief and guilt lay heavily on Merlin after Freya's death. But after helping Arthur rescue a girl in the forest, Merlin starts to believe again. In love, in hope, and in himself.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 9 - Words: 28,231 - Reviews: 105 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 67 - Updated: 7/5/2017 - Published: 1/15/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
How Many Times? by monkeykiddo1 reviews
Arthur has been told what Merlin has done for him. How many times he's been close to death. But a new scar shows him that sometimes knowing with your mind and knowing with your heart are two very different things. Merthur implied. Oneshot
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 896 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 92 - Follows: 30 - Published: 6/27/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
I MEAN YOU by viflow reviews
With his whole body, slowly, Arthur turned toward Merlin, eyes never leaving his, he stepped even closer until he was toe to toe with him. His soul vibrated, bright, alight with excitement and anticipation and with the expansiveness of his love when he realised the desperate hope and miles of love burning in the other man's eyes. s02e04 related
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,947 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 20 - Published: 6/26/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Outfitters by Michaelssw0rd reviews
5 times Merlin dressed Arthur, and one time Arthur returned the favor. (A canon divergence Merlin/Arthur fic)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,489 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 18 - Published: 6/20/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Quest for Albion by pumpkinmoose22 reviews
The poets speak of the return of the Once and Future King in Albion's greatest need. With the Death Eaters still roaming after their Dark Lord's defeat, it will take the combined forces of an ancient king and the magical world to stop them. But can they truly succeed when the greatest warlock to ever live is captured by the foes they face? (Rated T just in case)Sequel to Loss&Light
Crossover - Harry Potter & Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Friendship - Chapters: 35 - Words: 186,507 - Reviews: 298 - Favs: 263 - Follows: 184 - Updated: 6/13/2017 - Published: 6/20/2016 - Harry P., Merlin, Arthur - Complete
A Servant of None by Corianna15 reviews
An alternate unfolding of events in the episode titled "Servant of Two Masters" from season 4. The story picks up after Merlin and Arthur were separated in the forest. Rated T for violent and graphic images. A little dark...
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 22 - Words: 29,181 - Reviews: 228 - Favs: 154 - Follows: 271 - Updated: 6/10/2017 - Published: 11/17/2011 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Dragon, the Witch and the Wardrobe by tallshadow72 reviews
Arthur wishes something interesting would happen. He gets more than he bargained for. Slightly crack. One-shot.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 697 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 90 - Follows: 47 - Published: 6/8/2017 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Aithusa - Complete
Linger Awhile by Artemis Rayne reviews
It is his destiny to wait for the Once and Future King to return to Albion. Merlin knows that. It doesn't mean he has to be happy about how long it's taking.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,594 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 8 - Published: 6/7/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Seeing Red by M1ssUnd3rst4nd1ng reviews
An English colloquial expression referring to a reaction, usually in anger, though the color red symbolically represents both anger and love. After the death of the Druid girl, Gaius notes some odd behavior from his young ward. Post-"The Lady of the Lake," Freylin.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,063 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 14 - Published: 6/2/2017 - Merlin, Gaius - Complete
Favours are for the brave - or one idiot servant by Archaeologist reviews
Merlin is oblivious as to what a favour might mean. It's just a bandage, right?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,452 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 22 - Published: 5/24/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
In the hours before dawn by Archaeologist reviews
Arthur has been haunted by voices ever since Merlin died. He just wanted it to stop.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 9,393 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 12 - Published: 5/24/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther, Gaius - Complete
Fade to Black by carinims01 reviews
Merlin is dying. Arthur is begging him not to. Reveal. Set post s4. Rated T. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,569 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 138 - Follows: 37 - Published: 5/21/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Necromancer's Apprentice by wryter501 reviews
Nearly ten years after Morgause's plans to force magic upon a modern society go tragically awry, Arthur discovers more than one secret concerning his estranged sister Morgana. His search for understanding brings him to Lone Oak Academy, where Merlin as the school's head of security is still searching himself, for atonement. Modern A/U, yes to magic, no to slash. Canon pairings.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 20 - Words: 126,649 - Reviews: 218 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 74 - Updated: 5/21/2017 - Published: 1/29/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Freya - Complete
To Stand Out by Purema reviews
"Get Merlin over there." Everyone went silent. Dead silent. And the silence had a very good reason to be there. The speaker was George. A story of George breaking for Merlin the code of a servant to never stand out. The servants of Camelot might either like or hate each other but all of them saw each other, in the end.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,008 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 31 - Updated: 5/20/2017 - Published: 11/1/2014 - Complete
Finding Destiny by pumpkinmoose22 reviews
A traitor revealed, a plan foiled, all seems to be - wait, what the -? Merlin is a five year old! What's a king to do? Especially when his crazy half sister is trying to take over Camelot - again!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 24 - Words: 226,223 - Reviews: 445 - Favs: 633 - Follows: 370 - Updated: 5/19/2017 - Published: 12/1/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Bond Girl by Michaelssw0rd reviews
Arthur is MI-6's best secret agent, and Merlin is the head of tech division, susceptible to getting dragged into ill advised schemes. Together, they save the world? (Merlin/Arthur, as most of my stories are.)
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Adventure - Chapters: 13 - Words: 18,114 - Reviews: 42 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 40 - Updated: 5/19/2017 - Published: 10/30/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Morgause, Cenred
Winter's Tide by writerfan2013 reviews
Merlin stands alone at the edge of a pale world, waiting for the tide, the tide that will mend his sorrow. Arthur is having none of it. Gentle merthur. My first fanfic in ages, hope you like it. Let me know -Sef
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 3,376 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 15 - Updated: 5/18/2017 - Published: 4/27/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
At the Break of Dawn by RogueMagic
I don't like the title, but I couldn't think of anything better. What I think Merlin feels about lying to his friends and not knowing much about his magic other than it's different than others. Really short. Warning inside.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 636 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 5 - Published: 5/15/2017 - Merlin - Complete
The Nature of Fear by He will knock four times reviews
One shot. Friendship, comadrie, and honesty. The nature of fear has nothing to do with logic, and can sometimes live in the core of yourself, organically, until it is embedded in your bones.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,374 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 117 - Follows: 49 - Published: 5/7/2017
The King's Circle by Totally-Out-Of-It reviews
Merlin has disguised himself as a knight, a bandit, and even a woman. Now, he must become a prince. Arthur is the new king of Camelot and nobility comes from across Albion to celebrate his coronation - except one of them is planning something sinister. To find the villain before anyone is harmed, Arthur sends in Merlin – dressed as a visiting noble!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 21,028 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 269 - Follows: 67 - Published: 5/6/2017 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
La Chasse aux Papillons by TheMadKatter13 reviews
[Merlin Reverse Big Bang] Although the first meeting of betrothed princelings Arthur and Merlin does not go as planned, nor most of the following meetings, by the time Merlin is kidnapped a year before their wedding, Arthur is left distraught by the loss. For Merlin's kidnapper, there's only one plan: torture. And it's all going as expected. AU; Top Arthur / Bottom Merlin.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 36,333 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 160 - Follows: 34 - Published: 5/6/2017 - [Arthur, Merlin] Hunith, Agravaine - Complete
Those Who Protect (Have The Most to Fight For) by DraconicLight reviews
Merlin one-shots! For now, here's a little bit of BAMF!Merlin because I'm feeling deprived. Rated T for a smidge of violence and a slightly cranky warlock. Most likely one-shots. Not Slash (Unless you squint very, very hard. No seriously, you would need an electron microscope to see slash here.) Feel free to suggest ideas!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,311 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 79 - Updated: 5/3/2017 - Published: 6/3/2016 - Merlin, Arthur
I'll Have You Executed Eventually by nachocheese26 reviews
In which King Arthur is horrible at keeping his word and Merlin just wants to be done with it already. Set during Season 4.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,576 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 138 - Follows: 34 - Published: 4/28/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Slay Me by vampireacademygirls reviews
For decades there have been tales of a dragon and its immense treasure outside the borders of Camelot. King Uther sends his son Arthur to slay the dragon and take its treasure for Camelot. The only thing is that Arthur must do so without any royal resources and without revealing his royal heritage.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,514 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 4/23/2017 - Published: 4/5/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Tremor by DollopheadedMerlin reviews
There is a strange cause behind Merlin's sudden seizures.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,100 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 162 - Follows: 55 - Published: 4/19/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
If You Give a Manservant a Sword by Just Hedera reviews
Arthur and Merlin visit Camelot's newest squires while they train. Oneshot.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,966 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 149 - Follows: 55 - Published: 4/19/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Screw Fate by quietisthenight reviews
Merlin has grown frustrated. His destiny is failing, Morgana still lives, and Mordred's recent resurrection by the Disir sets in motion Mordred's fate. To add more fuel to the fire, Merlin can't seem to ignore the intense attraction he has for the Druid boy. With Arthur's hate of magic on one side, and Merlin's growing relationship with Mordred on the other, Merlin's so screwed.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 34,313 - Reviews: 67 - Favs: 219 - Follows: 220 - Updated: 4/17/2017 - Published: 12/23/2012 - Merlin, Arthur, Mordred - Complete
Seed or Blood by birdie7272 reviews
Merlin and Arthur wake up to a surprise orgy! The surprise being, they have to participate. / Light FoD. Merthur. PWP.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 13,796 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 172 - Follows: 50 - Published: 4/17/2017 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Underground by NomDePlume519 reviews
There is an underground movement that is smuggling people with magic out of Camelot. Would Merlin really get involved in a plot this risky? Yes, yes, he would. Set between1:8 and 1:9.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 6,577 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 31 - Updated: 4/13/2017 - Published: 4/1/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Magick, Destiny & Doom by sidhefaerie reviews
Sectets lies and plots threaten Camelot and the King. Written for Camelot Drabble from May 2016 to February 2017
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 41 - Words: 37,916 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 3 - Published: 4/11/2017 - Complete
Sometimes, Merlin dreams by Minkey222 reviews
Sometimes, Merlin dreams. Oftentimes they're pleasant. Dreams of gold and peace. Of Albion. But sometimes they aren't so pleasant. Sometimes, he dreams of the flames.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,006 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 3 - Published: 4/7/2017 - Complete
To Control a Warlock by Que3nOfCamelot reviews
A strange man hypnotises Merlin and manipulates the warlock to do his bidding. What will happen to Merlin and Arthur when someone else is in control of the might Emrys? (possible slash if you look close enough) Merlin!whump
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 6 - Words: 10,113 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 4/6/2017 - Published: 4/2/2017 - Complete
A Friend Like None Other by pumpkinmoose22 reviews
"You IDIOT!" Arthur screamed in anguish. "What would possess you to practice magic? It brings nothing but suffering! Why would you feel the need to involve yourself with it? Why didn't you tell me! Why did you wait until you were dying to tell me!" Resting his forehead against Merlin's, he brokenly whispered the hardest question of all, "Why did you have to leave me?"
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,311 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 143 - Follows: 49 - Published: 4/5/2017 - Complete
A Rope Dead Men Can't Walk by padra1gen reviews
Merlin has been obsessed with Arthur Pendragon for years and is positively ecstatic when Arthur asks him out. He begins to reevaluate his feelings, however, when Arthur proves to be someone much different than Merlin had originally thought. Slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,359 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/5/2017
Sand Castles by Ice Queen1 reviews
Sort of a continuation from "Fair Warning". AU for the middle of the" Castle of Fyrien". Merlin and Arthur don't escape after bringing down the roof on Morgause and Cenred. Snarky Merlin returns. Torture, reveal!, BAMF Merlin.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 11 - Words: 22,372 - Reviews: 312 - Favs: 639 - Follows: 690 - Updated: 4/1/2017 - Published: 2/25/2011 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Thin Veil by sidhefaerie reviews
Victorian AU. Specters from Merlin's past loves come to visit
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Suspense/Drama - Chapters: 4 - Words: 3,313 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
Ambivalence by PokeyDotes reviews
When a never ending drought plagues Camelot, Arthur and Merlin have bigger problems to deal with than pesky little things like feelings. Arthur and Merlin are clueless, and the Knights are tired of their bullsh#t...written for the Merlin Gift Exchange on AO3.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 57,636 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 35 - Published: 3/26/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Lancelot - Complete
No Strings Attached by Leah Holmes reviews
Who knew it would be so comfortable hiding in the closet while your boyfriend fights with his wife, wearing his boxers and smelling like sex? In Merlin's defense, Arthur hadn't been wearing his wedding band that night at the bar. But sex isn't the only reason why Arthur's seeing Merlin... Rated M for infidelity, drug abuse, and sex.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 15 - Words: 36,174 - Reviews: 64 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 97 - Updated: 3/12/2017 - Published: 12/22/2015 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
The Stupidity of Camelot by RicardianScholar Clark-Weasley reviews
funny little moments where someone is bound to be stupid somehow. Chapter 191: sometimes Merlin's magic takes things literally
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 191 - Words: 189,170 - Reviews: 1830 - Favs: 643 - Follows: 514 - Updated: 3/11/2017 - Published: 11/18/2011 - Merlin, Arthur
When You Assume by Kissy Fishy reviews
Morgana is pretty sure her brother's new chem tutor is into him. And she certainly isn't jealous.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,354 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 9 - Published: 3/11/2017 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Loyalty by Arsaem reviews
Who says Destiny can't be changed? Fate seems determined to bring Mordred down, but he's just as determined to stop it. And he will do whatever it takes to prove his loyalty. "You're Emrys. If not you, then who shall I follow?" Season 5 AU
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 14,746 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 190 - Follows: 62 - Published: 3/7/2017 - Complete
Why are you walking with a limp? by viflow reviews
' So why don't you tell us all about her' Arthur inclines his head and looks expectantly at Merlin, he is watching him now, his eyes very focused and very cool. And there's something on his face, something Gwen hasn't quite been able to decipher yet, something that reminds her... SO5/ep 8 related and it will be definietly MERTHUR.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 6 - Words: 21,268 - Reviews: 69 - Favs: 215 - Follows: 107 - Updated: 3/6/2017 - Published: 2/5/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine - Complete
Pranks by WhenEverythingFalls reviews
With so many people coming to King Arthur with their complaints, Merlin finds an unusual source of amusement during these boring moments... Mordred's sense of humor. (No warnings.)
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,910 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 22 - Published: 3/4/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Mordred - Complete
Nothing Will Harm You Here by WritingIsReality reviews
Merlin saves Arthur's life using magic. Morbidly ill, and suffering delusions of grandeur, he is convinced that Arthur will see him executed. He expects to be sentenced to death, not nursed to health and protected by the King of Camelot. Confessions and revelations ensue.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,125 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 364 - Follows: 87 - Published: 2/28/2017 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
Empyreal by April29Roses reviews
A one shot of a moment between Merlin and Gaius.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 820 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 3 - Published: 2/23/2017 - Merlin, Gaius - Complete
I'm Fine by April29Roses reviews
A short whump story, set in a nameless cell, after Merlin has been tortured. Guilty Indulgence.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 827 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 25 - Published: 2/23/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Crystal Caves and Diamond Days by Woman Of The Book reviews
Rewrite of 5x13, AU canon divergence. What if Arthur didn't hesitate to kill Mordred? How would destiny unfold then? Dedicated to my sister who had requested for a fic where Arthur didn't have to die by Mordred's hands... or at all. Oneshot (though may write another chapter if you all want) and magic reveal as always :) Open/ambiguous ending though
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Suspense - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,186 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 49 - Updated: 2/21/2017 - Published: 7/20/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Mordred - Complete
And like the cycle of the year, we begin again by katheryne reviews
Set after the Merlin Series 5 Finale. Canon Compliant. In Character. When Arthur returns after 1,500 years, he finds a world unlike the one he knew. Faced with the loss of all he loved and impending prophecy, Arthur must learn what it means to be not just a king, but the Once and Future King. Merlin does all he can to guide him, even as he struggles to hide his love for his king.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Fantasy/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,321 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 7 - Published: 2/21/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Might As Well Face It by writingbutunpublished reviews
High school AU. Merlin brews a love potion for Arthur as a prank but something goes...wrong.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,393 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 6 - Published: 2/21/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Toys, Morgana and Drinking! Oh My! by rvaleardis
Arthur and Merlin throw their Monthly De-Stress Party. Modern AU
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,640 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/21/2017 - Arthur - Complete
Giggling, Tea and the Blanket Police by rvaleardis reviews
What started as a night in and ended with the Blanket Police coming to life. Modern AU
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 668 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 6 - Published: 2/21/2017 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Mask Maker by KianCalling reviews
Merlin picked his legs up, pulling them in cross-legged. He undid one shoe, then the other, and placed the rather battered Pro-Keds beside him. He rolled his socks up together and shoved them into one of the sneakers. Finally, he pushed up the sleeves of his sweatshirt, and then slid himself off the edge of the canal, disappearing into the dark water below.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,616 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 4 - Published: 2/21/2017 - Merlin - Complete
Set Me Free by DoctorMerlinReid reviews
Merlin has been a slave practically forever. Then it all changed. He had been working for Lord Hawkthorne for almost a year when they were attacked on the high seas by none other than the dread pirate king, Arthur Pendragon. Arthur takes a particular interest in the young slave and destiny is set in motion. slave!Merlin and pirate!Arthur.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Fantasy - Chapters: 9 - Words: 18,366 - Reviews: 78 - Favs: 153 - Follows: 162 - Updated: 2/20/2017 - Published: 4/28/2015 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
Stand-in Valentine by Michaelssw0rd reviews
When Arthur's date does not show up on the Valentine's day dinner plans, he is stuck in an awkward spot. Thankfully, Merlin comes to his rescue. (A merthur AU)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,377 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 15 - Published: 2/13/2017
TV Magic by Linorien reviews
Because how could Merlin resist working on a show called "Merlin"? In which Merlin decided to become the head of practical effects and may or may not be totally cheating by using his magic. This chronicles his adventures in the land of TV magic.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor/Adventure - Chapters: 18 - Words: 17,762 - Reviews: 67 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 67 - Updated: 2/13/2017 - Published: 6/6/2016 - Complete
Albion's Destiny by ScribblingAway reviews
Merlin cannot lose Arthur. And he won't. What if he had called Kilgharrah a little sooner? What if he had been able to save Arthur's life? Would we finally get the Albion we dreamed about? An Albion where Merlin is the court sorcerer, sitting proudly at Arthur's right on the round table? After all, we were promised this from the very beginning. Canon fix-it, Merthur.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Fantasy - Chapters: 22 - Words: 50,560 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 247 - Follows: 103 - Updated: 2/11/2017 - Published: 8/2/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius - Complete
Visions of Possibility by Triscribe reviews
"The sorcerer had a trick up his sleeve - magical baubles that enveloped each of us in a sort of fantasy world, one where we were surrounded by love and happiness." When the shimmering barrier fell away, Arthur and the knights were instantly assaulted by the sound of Merlin's heartbroken sobbing and a maelstrom of wild magic.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,511 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 257 - Follows: 116 - Updated: 2/4/2017 - Published: 2/2/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine, Elyan - Complete
A promise by palomina reviews
And Gwen looked at him, eyes ever so kind and soft, and she whispered: "I'm sorry, old friend." "What could you possibly be sorry for?", he asked. "For soon leaving you behind alone in this world." And Merlin smiled at her for her kindness, and then he wept, knowing he had nothing left in the world but her. "Promise me, Merlin,"she whispered, chest heaving."Promise me to remember."
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,254 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 2/4/2017 - Published: 1/6/2017 - Merlin, Gwen/Guinevere
Nightmare by Diarmuid2 reviews
A chance Encounter with an young northern raider and his father leads to some trouble for Merlin in the way of death curse. A curse that only stops with the bearers death. And when a druid casts such a thing on Merlin he finds himself under attack by beings, commoners and knights alike, being taken by the curse. What will Merlin do to survive?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Supernatural - Chapters: 4 - Words: 9,833 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 13 - Updated: 2/1/2017 - Published: 2/1/2016
A Lesson in Vengeance by TreeOfLife1997 reviews
Darkness lies in the heart of Camelot as Morgana and her puppet Queen hatch a sinister plan to murder the King. But when a stable hand witnesses the act, it threatens to leave their plans in ruins. And with a suspicious Merlin close to finding out the truth, will the plans succeed? But Merlin has challenges of his own to face. Especially when his loyalty is called into question...
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 11 - Words: 13,182 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 1/30/2017 - Published: 10/23/2016 - [Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere] Merlin, Leon - Complete
A Prince in Frog Skin by AelysAlthea reviews
Arthur lived how he wanted. Exactly how he wanted. Unfortunately, as a prince, what he wanted didn't exactly follow the guidelines of what the rest of the world considered 'proper'. No one had the guts to do anything about it, however. No one until Nimueh. Thrown into decidedly impossible circumstances against his will and outside of his capacity to correct, Arthur is forced...
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 131,716 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 1/29/2017 - Published: 1/13/2017 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
If We Go Down Then We Go Down Together by arthurpendragonz reviews
Arthur is tasked by Uther with bringing down the most active group of sorcerer's Camelot has seen in decades. He's been trying to expose them for the past year and so far has only made a handful of arrests and followed even less good leads. His team, nicknamed The Knights, is on the brink of collapse. And don't even get him started on what's going on between him and Merlin.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,863 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 16 - Published: 1/27/2017 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
Weary Hands by DollopheadedMerlin reviews
After years of living in Camelot, Merlin reflects on his childhood in Ealdor.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,889 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 8 - Published: 1/21/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Hunith, William - Complete
Dog's Body by Archaeologist reviews
Merlin always thought Arthur would come back to him, one way or another.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 8 - Words: 19,830 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 10 - Published: 1/18/2017 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, The Great Dragon/Kilgharrah - Complete
Released by Truth by wryter501 reviews
Merlin's place is with Arthur, that much is certain - but there are still the laws of Camelot to consider, even after Uther's death. Can newly-crowned King Arthur guide his kingdom through a journey he's not sure he's finished with - adjusting to the reality of magic in Camelot - without losing himself... or Merlin? Sequel to "Refined by Fire".
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 20 - Words: 131,162 - Reviews: 280 - Favs: 262 - Follows: 184 - Updated: 1/17/2017 - Published: 8/29/2016 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Bed Role Games by LadyoftheCity reviews
Anyone wonders what will King Arthur find Merlin doing in his bedchamber after a hard day? Well, Arthur too. Slash. Arthur/Merlin. Smut
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 33,204 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 140 - Follows: 113 - Updated: 1/15/2017 - Published: 12/30/2012 - Merlin, Arthur
Decline by caldera32 reviews
It had started out small: forgotten words, misplaced glasses... Later he'd think back to that first time they'd met and wonder if the disease had begun its work even then.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 23 - Words: 20,323 - Reviews: 252 - Favs: 109 - Follows: 120 - Updated: 1/14/2017 - Published: 3/10/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
Winter's North Wind by AelysAlthea reviews
Arthur hated Christmas. No, he hated the Christmas holiday, the same every year, the same trip, the same boredom. At least until he met the young man who breathed wonder and abruptly turned such monotony into excellence itself. Arthur didn't like the Christmas holiday - except for one aspect, one friend, one glimmer of the impossible in the form of a man who wasn't quite human
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Drama/Fantasy - Chapters: 5 - Words: 21,752 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 1/12/2017 - Published: 1/9/2017 - Merlin - Complete
Accident-Prone by A.Diamond reviews
So when during Merlin's second summer at the palace, the actual King of England, Uther Pendragon himself walks in on Prince Arthur tickling Merlin's tonsils with his prick and bellows, "What the devil is going on here?" Merlin thinks he can be forgiven that his instinctively terrified response is, "I fell!"
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,000 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 23 - Published: 1/11/2017 - [Arthur, Merlin] Uther - Complete
Breathing Frost by You Light The Sky reviews
Every year, on the winter solstice, anything Merlin crafts out of ice comes to life. But only for one night. One year, he builds a prince. Oneshot. For Random Nexus.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,231 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 94 - Follows: 30 - Published: 1/5/2017 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
They call him Emrys by quothme reviews
Bring Emrys to the Dark Tower, Morgana demands. Or Gwen will die. Canon AU that diverges in mid S5. / The grand showdown that didn't go down in the show.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 19 - Words: 78,283 - Reviews: 256 - Favs: 314 - Follows: 228 - Updated: 1/5/2017 - Published: 5/16/2016 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Just Say I love you by CrestFallenFeline reviews
"Imagine your OTP is in an acting class together. To learn the importance of delivery of lines, they are paired up to say "I love you" in the most meaningful way they can in front of the class. Bonus: They haven't interacted before that assignment." From @otpprompts on tumblr
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,090 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 15 - Published: 1/5/2017 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
The Exploding Tree Incident by ellijay reviews
Merlin and Lancelot are faced with a tree full of evil crows, and the tree doesn't play fair. Of course, Merlin suffers for it.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,241 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 9 - Published: 1/4/2017 - Merlin, Lancelot, Gaius - Complete
King by Drag0nst0rm reviews
The sidhe fall out of the sky like bloodthirsty rain. A series of oneshots set in my "Emrys" AU. No slash, still don't own Merlin.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Horror/Friendship - Chapters: 6 - Words: 10,134 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 64 - Updated: 1/2/2017 - Published: 10/16/2015 - [Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere] Merlin - Complete
Forging the Coin by fireicewriter42 reviews
If magic is to return, it will take something extraordinary. So Fate ties Emrys to his destiny. But he cannot do it alone. It will take a bond of brotherhood for something this monumental. Oneshot. I own nothing.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,049 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 6 - Published: 12/27/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Oh How We Wander, Winding Wonder by Elsyra reviews
In a fortuitous turn of events, Arthur arises to the challenge of showing Merlin just how skilled he is at this whole courting business. He never imagined how far it would go. Holiday fic based on the Twelve Days of Christmas song. Merthur. Slash, revealfic. Copious amounts of fluff; you have been warned. Yuletide gift for AuroraBorealia.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,195 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 6 - Published: 12/26/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
On the Importance of Hot Beverages (And Other Methods of Keeping Warm) by A.Diamond reviews
Merlin's first winter in Camelot caught him by surprise. Between Gaius, the dragon, and Arthur (mostly Arthur), he'd been running himself so ragged that he just assumed that the increasing cold was yet another symptom of his constant exhaustion. Then one morning he dragged himself out the doors to clean the stable on Arthur's orders and found the courtyard covered in snow.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,164 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 128 - Follows: 36 - Published: 12/25/2016 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
With Everything In Me by McDiggin'It reviews
Morgana wants Merlin to be a little more romantic. So Merlin recruits Gwaine, Gwen, and Arthur's help. Set in an Alternate Universe. MERGANA fluff.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,610 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 15 - Published: 12/25/2016 - [Merlin, Morgana] [Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere] - Complete
The Age of Dragons by Mischel reviews
PART 2 OF A SERIES - A month ago, a magical object was stolen from the vaults of Camelot. A Dragon Dagger. After Merlin with Arthur return from their journey, dragons suddenly start attacking Camelot and there's no doubt the dragon dagger plays a very important role in the hands of the enemy. But can they stop them? Merthur. Full summary inside. Part 1 is "Hungry for Magic"
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 56,728 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 42 - Updated: 12/23/2016 - Published: 10/8/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur] Morgana, Gwaine - Complete
Mistletoe (Divides Crossed 8) by DJ Dubois reviews
As Camelot celebrates Yule and prepares to host the Five Kingdoms' delegates, Gwen tasks Merlin with an extra special task with a twist. Please r & r! (Merthian, mentions of Gawain/other character, some Arwen, Friendly Merlin/Gwen)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 5 - Words: 6,484 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 4 - Published: 12/22/2016 - Merlin, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine, Mithian - Complete
Two Solitudes, Protect and Touch by Arise Sir Knight reviews
The characters' romantic involvement intensifies and as Arthur reveals his past, the outcome is unforeseen...
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 24 - Words: 88,553 - Reviews: 102 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 31 - Updated: 12/21/2016 - Published: 10/1/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
What Arthur found out by viflow reviews
Arthur's eyes never left Merlin's face as he grabbed the book up from the table and with long, angry steps strode towards Merlin. His voice was distant and battlefilled- commanding as he showed the book up, as the ultimate proof. 'Gaius's condemned himself.' He slammed the book down hard on the table. 'It's no more to be said.' He snapped with harsh,imperative and cold finality
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 7 - Words: 17,117 - Reviews: 78 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 104 - Updated: 12/20/2016 - Published: 10/9/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine, Agravaine - Complete
Musical Moments by whatswiththemustache reviews
My budding collection of song-inspired one-shots. Chapter 6: Another flight in the night, an escape from everything that Merlin calls home – he's been there before. There's only one rule – don't look back.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 6 - Words: 14,782 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 12/19/2016 - Published: 6/25/2014 - Morgana, Merlin
Nosey Parker by Bailieboro reviews
Merlin's and Arthur's relationship causes a problem which Arthur takes measures to diffuse, much to Merlin's annoyance and Gawaine's delight...
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 15 - Words: 36,790 - Reviews: 74 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 28 - Updated: 12/18/2016 - Published: 10/31/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Name This Night (Until Morning Takes my Lies) by Sweetbriar reviews
The moon has turned whole and dark three times now, and she misses her Lord even though she only saw him on the day of her hatching. She yearns for his presence. Like scales from her wings are missing, or she's short one spike on her spine. AU post-4x04 "Aithusa."
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 2 - Words: 11,768 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 416 - Follows: 102 - Updated: 12/17/2016 - Published: 7/29/2014 - Arthur, Aithusa, Merlin - Complete
High as a Kite by Archaeologist reviews
Merlin really shouldn't be making up potions when he doesn't read the instructions properly or how Merlin got high without meaning to.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,417 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 16 - Published: 12/17/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Waking Hour by TheWritingGirl23 reviews
Believing he has failed in his destiny, an immortal Merlin decides the only way to set things right is to break the barriers of time, go back to Camelot, and correct his mistakes. However, time changes all things. Is he still the man that destiny chose? Or does his return mark the beginning of a new end? Part 1 of The Immortal's Encore.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Angst - Chapters: 7 - Words: 15,203 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 73 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 12/15/2016 - Published: 11/21/2016 - Merlin, The Great Dragon/Kilgharrah - Complete
Choices and Tourneys by Elveatas reviews
Every year, right before mating season, Camelot holds a great tournament in which the alphas will compete with each other in order to show their strength to the omegas who'll be looking to choose the perfect mate. After all, it's not the alpha who chooses the omega, but the omega who chooses the alpha, and Arthur really, really wants Merlin to choose him. (Mpreg and a/b/o)
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 14,446 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 540 - Follows: 146 - Published: 12/10/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur] Morgana, Gwaine - Complete
I Promise by Time Flares reviews
*Trigger Warning: Suicidal Themes* Merlin has been withdrawn, and Arthur intends to find out why. But when Arthur starts looking, he learns more than he bargained for. (If this theme triggers you, please don't read.) One-shot
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,613 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 10 - Published: 12/9/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
I'll Always Remember by ALittleBitofEverything101 reviews
Season 2, Episode 12: Morgana refuses the water Merlin offers her. Unable to convince her to drink the water, Merlin cannot stop the events that unfolded. ***Disclaimer: I do not own Merlin
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 5 - Words: 9,513 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 12/9/2016 - Published: 6/8/2016 - [Merlin, Morgana] [Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere] - Complete
5 Times Merlin Surprised People by sarajm reviews
Merlin is not the useless idiot that he is assumed to be. This collection will explore times when Merlin surprises people with skills they do not expect him to have. Part 1: Kindness, Part 2: Languages, Part 3: Hard-working
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 11 - Words: 57,791 - Reviews: 452 - Favs: 1,438 - Follows: 1,266 - Updated: 12/5/2016 - Published: 11/13/2015 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther, Gaius
Look After You by greymantledlady reviews
Merlin sits on the side of the bed. 'Arthur,' he says. 'Are you sick? ' Arthur huddles in the bedclothes. 'Throat hurts,' he croaks, and swallows painfully. (Arthur is sick, and Merlin takes care of him. But Arthur wants something more, and he won't say what it is.) Arthur/Merlin, canon era, sickfic.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 6,989 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 173 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 12/5/2016 - Published: 6/1/2016 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Making Up by McDiggin'It reviews
Merlin and Morgana make up after their argument. A quasi-future-continuation of "Bruises and Magic".
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,869 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 19 - Published: 12/3/2016 - [Merlin, Morgana] - Complete
The Tidy Room by zendog reviews
A dreadful accident brings despair to Camelot and to Merlin especially. Then awful visions show a kind of bitter hope and Merlin must travel alone to face the evil that is emerging. But Arthur will not be left behind. To save their friend they will risk everything.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 25 - Words: 52,302 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 51 - Updated: 12/1/2016 - Published: 7/31/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
Burning Love by allthingsmagical reviews
Merlin, still in mourning for his husband and Arthur still in mourning for his best friend, can they both find comfort in each other
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 14,154 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 14 - Published: 12/1/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Birthright by DwaejiTokki reviews
A witch in disguise, an artifact guarded by an ancient dragon, a heartbroken princess, and a thief with a forgotten birthright. Everything is wrong and not what it seems, but it all comes full circle in the end, and all is as it should be.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 10 - Words: 52,349 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 19 - Updated: 11/29/2016 - Published: 11/3/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine - Complete
The Morrigan by April29Roses reviews
A gigantic trebuchet is set to attack Camelot, powered by a vengeful sorcerer from Uther's past. Merlin finds a way to save his home from destruction, but Arthur discovers his magic, just as another attack begins. This is a classic reveal fic, with plenty of angst and whump. Dedicated in gratitude to oma 13.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 13 - Words: 20,741 - Reviews: 80 - Favs: 94 - Follows: 73 - Updated: 11/26/2016 - Published: 10/8/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
But you can buy shoes by Michaelssw0rd reviews
Merlin works at a men's shoe shop, Gaius'. Arthur is a frequent customer who buys one too many shoes. (a modern day Merthur AU)
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,604 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 67 - Follows: 13 - Published: 11/17/2016 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Demon is in the Details (read the fine print) by warrior of the nile reviews
Merlin loves his job. It makes him happy and content and he knows he is making the world a better place. Of course it comes with challenges, but nothing he can't handle. And speaking of such... "Hey Merls!" - Gwaine.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,498 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 20 - Published: 11/15/2016 - [Merlin, Gwaine, Arthur] - Complete
Hold My Hand As I Hold My Breath by kayura sanada reviews
The last part of These Breaths We Breathe. Merlin and Arthur face their destiny together.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Fantasy - Chapters: 2 - Words: 30,418 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 11/6/2016 - Published: 4/17/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur]
The Broken and The Mended by NotCrazyJustCreativelyInsane reviews
"As tears soundlessly carved their way down his cheeks, he raised the blade. One quick jab. He'd done it hundreds of times before. So why were his hands shaking so hard he could barely keep hold of the knife? He closed his eyes, reminding himself it was for the kingdom's protection and Merlin's own good." No slash.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,343 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 10 - Published: 11/5/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Useless by Wil1969 reviews
Merlin wants revenge, but does he, really?
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 527 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/27/2016 - Complete
The Dark Tower by TreeOfLife1997 reviews
When Gwen is taken by Morgana, Arthur is determined to rescue his Queen. But it will not be easy; she is locked in the Dark Tower, a place that haunts the dreams of men. Arthur and his Knights must embark on a quest like no other, battling through a landscape riddled with hidden dangers, perilous obstacles and magical beings. And just what type of twisted game is Morgana playing?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 12 - Words: 15,732 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 21 - Updated: 10/22/2016 - Published: 2/5/2016 - [Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere] Morgana, Merlin - Complete
The Dregs of Albion by AelysAlthea reviews
World War III came and went, and with it the discovery of magic was made. Discovered, dragged straining into the light, and accused of being the power of the devil himself. Since, the world has become a dangerous place - fatally dangerous - for any with the spark of magic. Merlin has always known this. He's known it for as long as he could remember... (full summary inside)
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 27 - Words: 213,429 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 19 - Updated: 10/19/2016 - Published: 9/18/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur] Nimueh, Gaius - Complete
So Loved by Moon Fox reviews
Mithian has a secret admirer, Arthur suspects his servant, but he doesn't expect Rodor's ties to Merlin's family history.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 33 - Words: 91,332 - Reviews: 525 - Favs: 272 - Follows: 353 - Updated: 10/15/2016 - Published: 5/29/2015 - [Merlin, Mithian] Arthur
I Trusted You by Xylie reviews
The secret has been revealed and the sorcerer is about to be punished. What will Arthur's decision be? Will friendship amount to anything or will it disappear along with trust.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 20 - Words: 31,525 - Reviews: 168 - Favs: 163 - Follows: 206 - Updated: 10/9/2016 - Published: 6/4/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
A Recipe for Disaster by Archaeologist reviews
Arthur realizes that he will always be second best in Gwen's eyes. But not in Merlin's.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 4,159 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 98 - Follows: 33 - Published: 10/7/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Lancelot - Complete
The Sorceror Games by Fatalsam reviews
A mystery kingdom hosts their own game in a magical arena every five years. Twelve sorcerers must compete in a fight to the death match where only one Victor can be named. What happens when Merlin is chosen to compete? *Story takes place between seasons 2 and 3*
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 21 - Words: 61,471 - Reviews: 126 - Favs: 149 - Follows: 112 - Updated: 10/2/2016 - Published: 8/11/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, OC - Complete
Full of Surprises by aralana765 reviews
"Arthur sat frozen on the ground. He couldn't move, couldn't think of how. It wasn't magic. It wasn't because of his wounded leg. It wasn't even fear. It was absolute shock." My version of the reveal.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Supernatural/Friendship - Chapters: 11 - Words: 50,676 - Reviews: 143 - Favs: 553 - Follows: 497 - Updated: 10/1/2016 - Published: 2/22/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The School of Merlin by AelysAlthea reviews
Merlin has a secret. A secret he knows he must guard with his life because most of the world won't understand. They'll think him Bad, Evil, Dark. So he keeps it hidden. Unfortunately, secrets have a way of getting out. In a world of magic, a world of learning that magic, of embracing it and exploring the wonders it can perform, Merlin is different. He's always been different...
Crossover - Harry Potter & Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Fantasy - Chapters: 19 - Words: 182,586 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 122 - Follows: 101 - Updated: 9/27/2016 - Published: 8/27/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
Not A Dream by McDiggin'It reviews
A highly intoxicated Merlin ends up in the wrong chambers, and thinks he's dreaming when the owner of said chambers is only too pleased to accommodate him. MERGANA fluff!
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,414 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 141 - Follows: 51 - Published: 9/20/2016 - [Morgana, Merlin] - Complete
Behind your walls by blue-bunnycat reviews
A gathering celebrating the peace that Camelot's King Arthur has created is interrupted by an unwelcome face. A face from the past that haunt Merlin's dreams and memories. The secret that Merlin fought so hard to keep from Arthur was callously revealed, and Merlin could do nothing but watch as his walls are broken down.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,229 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 24 - Published: 9/17/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Forbidden Words by McDiggin'It reviews
Morgana's thoughts on her odd, but steamy not-really-a-relationship with Merlin, and in which she accidentally speaks the forbidden words. Angsty, smut-tastic Mergana!
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,984 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 91 - Follows: 37 - Published: 9/14/2016 - [Morgana, Merlin] - Complete
Nothing Ventured Nothing Gained by Arise Sir Knight reviews
Tormented by previous abuse, Merlin tentatively reaches out to Arthur who experiences an astonishing realisation.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 75,450 - Reviews: 109 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 9/14/2016 - Published: 7/6/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Quality of Mercy by April29Roses reviews
This story is set in the beginning of Uther's Purge. Having saved the life of young Prince Arthur, the healer Alice has been named on the list for execution. Despite her anger, in the face of injustice, she resolves to grant the Prince a measure of mercy.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,443 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 9/10/2016 - Published: 8/20/2016 - Complete
Recruit by LifeIndeed reviews
In his campaign to conquer Camelot, the warlord Uther creates a special division of his army called 'Recruits': sorcerers forced into servitude and controlled through powerful, binding magic. Arthur, on his first mission, is scoping out new recruits when he meets Merlin. Not surprisingly, things go awry quite quickly from there. Pre-Canon Slave!AU. COMPLETE.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 46 - Words: 98,603 - Reviews: 354 - Favs: 132 - Follows: 172 - Updated: 9/7/2016 - Published: 11/7/2015 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther, Nimueh - Complete
Children of Camelot by riveriver reviews
7-year-old Prince Arthur Pendragon is dying of an illness not even a court physician can treat. Meanwhile, outside of the castle walls, a small raven-haired boy is about to change both of their lives. (Book 1. Complete.)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 28 - Words: 40,716 - Reviews: 121 - Favs: 265 - Follows: 232 - Updated: 9/5/2016 - Published: 9/18/2011 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
A Flux of Power by Loopstagirl reviews
When Merlin loses control of his magic, leaving feels like the only option left open to him. But running away had never been a solution, not when Arthur's life is in danger.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 10 - Words: 31,181 - Reviews: 172 - Favs: 152 - Follows: 136 - Updated: 9/5/2016 - Published: 6/11/2016 - Arthur - Complete
The Punk, His Cat and His Prat (Policeman) by warrior of the nile reviews
In which Merlin is the punk who keeps breaking into Arthur's flat to pet his cat, Arthur is the cop who is unsuccessful at stopping him, Gwen the cat encourages him and there is a surprising amount of feelings, no matter how much Arthur denied it.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,449 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 341 - Follows: 94 - Published: 9/2/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur] Mordred, Gwaine - Complete
Whispers by purplecat19 reviews
There's something different about the forest.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,406 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 6 - Published: 8/31/2016 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Absolutely Preposterous by apychopathsutopia reviews
Ever since Merlin became Arthur's manservant, everybody has been inferring things that really aren't the truth. Honestly, do they know any better? Basically, all of Camelot is shipping Merthur, and they won't leave them, (Merlin and Arthur), alone about it. Rated T; but just to be safe. Don't own.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 6 - Words: 28,917 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 252 - Follows: 207 - Updated: 8/30/2016 - Published: 9/25/2015 - [Arthur, Merlin] Gaius, Gwaine
Refined by Fire by wryter501 reviews
It began, as any shift in destiny did, with a choice - run and hide, or stay and fight. And because Merlin chose to stand still, his destiny and Arthur's - and others' - took a sharp right turn. Discovered by the knights, arrested by Arthur, Merlin faces Uther's questioner and judgment... Gold is, after all, refined in the flames... Mid-season 3 in-canon reveal.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 26 - Words: 155,434 - Reviews: 478 - Favs: 619 - Follows: 318 - Updated: 8/29/2016 - Published: 6/10/2015 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Chilly Confrontations by Emachinescat reviews
Sequel to Frozen Revelations. After a near-death experience in a frozen river, Merlin's secret, unbeknownst to him, is revealed to the king, queen, and a small band of knights. Arthur finds himself facing off against himself and one of his own knights as he struggles to come to terms with Merlin's magic - and accidentally makes things much worse for the warlock in the process.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,558 - Reviews: 54 - Favs: 315 - Follows: 100 - Published: 8/26/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
Why Arthur Never Gets Drunk by aquabeth424 reviews
Too many drinks to count later, and Arthur finds himself with a very illegal spell from a druid. Now armed with magic, Arthur begins the long journey of repealing the law. That, and Merlin can never know he has magic. The idiot is too terrified of it, and Arthur can't lose that support. Magical!Oblivious!Arthur, Confused!Oblivious!Merlin
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Drama - Chapters: 7 - Words: 8,697 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 139 - Follows: 73 - Updated: 8/26/2016 - Published: 8/3/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Payment in Gold by wryter501 reviews
In order to choose between her suitors, Arthur and Lancelot, Princess Guinevere sets them a quest-challenge. Meanwhile, Merlin struggles to survive as the only male in Camelot for a century whose magic is strong enough to earn him citizenship. If Arthur redeems Merlin's debts, will Merlin accompany him on his quest to repay him with 'gold' of another sort? (no slash!)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 20 - Words: 138,232 - Reviews: 231 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 8/20/2016 - Published: 4/20/2016 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Decisions by purplecat19 reviews
It started with a secret.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,919 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 11 - Published: 8/18/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Just a Stupid Bet, They Said by Mischel reviews
Merlin and Arthur travel to Mercia and on their way they meet Gwaine. Of course it's snowing and almost dark outside so they decide to stay with Gwaine in a tavern. A few drinks and a stupid bet later, Merlin accidentally reveals his magic to Arthur. Can they ever be friends again? And what's worse - will Arthur take Merlin back to Camelot or will he leave him in Mercia? - Merthur
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 13,950 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 170 - Follows: 51 - Published: 8/16/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur] Gwaine - Complete
Liar, Liar by April29Roses reviews
This is a series of 10 one shots, based on the "Pants on Fire" vocabulary quiz from Merriam-Webster! In this last chapter, 'Taradiddle', Merlin wrestles with the lies that underlie the bright facade of Camelot, and finds some hope.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 17,884 - Reviews: 69 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 8/14/2016 - Published: 6/30/2016 - Merlin - Complete
A Kingdom's Sorrow by Fight For Albion reviews
AU of Another's Sorrow. Merlin is just starting to adjust to being Court Sorcerer when Mithian and Hilda arrive. Everything is not as it seems. Will Merlin be able to figure put what is wrong before it is to late? Will Arthur listen to him? Slight Merlin/Mithian. Part 2 of my Price Has Been Paid series. Enjoy.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 10 - Words: 8,881 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 26 - Updated: 8/13/2016 - Published: 6/21/2016 - Complete
Spies, Lies and Truths by TheTerribleTwos reviews
After Merlin is shot with an arrow and left for dead in Cenred's Kingdom, Uther receives a mysterious letter informing him that Emrys, a dangerous sorcerer, is out for his blood. Arthur, upon learning that Merlin is still alive, is sent on a mission to kill Emrys and hopefully rescue his misplaced manservant in the process. No Slash.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 15 - Words: 89,063 - Reviews: 346 - Favs: 436 - Follows: 602 - Updated: 8/7/2016 - Published: 1/29/2011 - Merlin, Arthur
Where The Lonely Ones Roam by MonJoh reviews
Morgana has a prophetic dream that Arthur will execute Merlin and warns him. (Based on the video by Lthien) Dark!Merlin. Mergana. Angst, death.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,878 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 17 - Published: 7/25/2016 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Uther - Complete
Who Heals the Healer? by LyricalSinger reviews
Gaius is seriously ill, and it is up to Merlin to take care of his mentor.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 4 - Words: 12,880 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 10 - Updated: 7/24/2016 - Published: 7/13/2016 - Merlin, Gwen/Guinevere, Gaius - Complete
Ruminations by Michaelssw0rd reviews
"I am not a pie Arthur." Merlin laughed out loud... "Hmm… I am not so sure," he pulled up the ridiculous man, who had captivated his heart, so he could press their mouths together, "you taste just as delightful."
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 747 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 4 - Published: 7/23/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Of Mead and Magic by Motherfunker reviews
After a long day of keeping the peace, Percival and Gwaine find themselves in the tavern with only one thing on their minds - Merlin has magic. Set sometime after season 3 but its not important. no warnings, for once, just a little fluff, a little bromance, and a whole lot of poking!
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,048 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 18 - Published: 7/20/2016 - Merlin, Gwaine, Percival - Complete
The Secrets We Hide On Our Skin by Michaelssw0rd reviews
Merlin had a penchant for wearing ugly neckerchiefs, and Arthur had a tendency to become obsessed with everything related to his manservant. It didn't help that they both had secrets they wanted to keep hidden more than anything else. (A Merthur fic.)
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 13,879 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 361 - Follows: 102 - Published: 7/20/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
Home by the Sea by a.narnian reviews
'I will break you, Emrys. I will break your will, your heart, and fear will take you.' What starts as a treasure hunt becomes a test of Arthur and Merlin's destiny. Set after series 4. Rated 'T' for some violence, minor coarse language.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 10 - Words: 48,823 - Reviews: 71 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 7/19/2016 - Published: 5/17/2016 - Merlin, Arthur
Sunday Night by Val-Creative reviews
It's not until Arthur drops to his knees, yanking apart Merlin's belt that the full, undeniable weight of what was happening sets in. /Modern AU. MerlinxArthurxGwaine. Standalone.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 741 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 12 - Published: 7/15/2016 - [Arthur, Merlin] Gwaine - Complete
We Were Friends by 60sec400 reviews
He would die for Arthur, but he would not die at Arthur's hand. He escapes. And for two years, Arthur cannot find him. He searches and searches until finally a lead. Merlin had learned and grown and is not the man he once was. But magic is magic, and Merlin is magic, and that is what Arthur needs. Roughly canon compliant, but also canon-divergent. AU of Merlin's powers.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,453 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 30 - Published: 7/12/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
Complement (Two Halves of a Whole) by greymantledlady reviews
If Arthur wants to take him back to Camelot as a prisoner, to a cold cell and death in the grey morning - Merlin will let him, because he can't deny Arthur anything. And Arthur takes Merlin's shoulders in a hard, almost bruising grip, and he's breathing hard, and Merlin's crying messily, because he can't seem to stop and he's more scared than he's ever been in his life. Canon era.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,059 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 257 - Follows: 112 - Updated: 7/11/2016 - Published: 5/14/2016 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Three Wheels: A Year For Secrets by Requiem17 reviews
After Arthur and Merlin defeat Morgana's latest takeover attempt, things quiet down in Camelot…on the surface at least. What happened in the three 'peaceful' years after season four? Had the Golden Age really been a pipe dream? Well, with everything from a rocky alliance with the Druids to a missing dragon, Merlin's going to find out. [Canon Divergence, Post S4, Eventual Reveal]
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 28 - Words: 124,656 - Reviews: 237 - Favs: 172 - Follows: 130 - Updated: 7/10/2016 - Published: 1/5/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine - Complete
Of Swords and Warlords by Jae's Stories reviews
Merlin, Arthur and the Knights are kidnapped by an aging warlord, but what's his end goal and why does he only seem interested in questioning Merlin? Rated T for violence (Merlin!whump) and language. Magic reveal. Complete.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 25 - Words: 41,647 - Reviews: 328 - Favs: 979 - Follows: 724 - Updated: 7/8/2016 - Published: 6/8/2015 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
One man's friend is another man's prey by laughsalot12 reviews
With Merlin's secret partly out and about, Arthur and Sir Leon do their best to keep it...well secret, the only problem Sir Tristan, knight, nuisance and on a vendetta... !Sequel of Friend turned Prey!
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 14 - Words: 14,146 - Reviews: 60 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 81 - Updated: 7/8/2016 - Published: 10/27/2011 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Routine Surprises by brynerose reviews
Any life has its routine moments, but if there's one thing Prince Arthur should realize, it's that life with Merlin is a routine of anything can happen. Many of these are comical moments, but every so often, they turn serious... Ambiguous pre-S4. No slash. Rating for mild language and injury/peril, just to be safe.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 5 - Words: 6,634 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 39 - Updated: 7/4/2016 - Published: 5/25/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Protecting the Protector by ReluctantSlashFan reviews
The knights protect Merlin for a change.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Family - Chapters: 51 - Words: 69,349 - Reviews: 1307 - Favs: 1,834 - Follows: 1,871 - Updated: 7/2/2016 - Published: 5/1/2013 - Merlin
Brushes and Blushes by JessieJay13 reviews
"By the time Merlin began tracing color onto Arthur's mouth, Arthur was certain he was standing closer than he needed to. The drag of the brush against his parted lips was torture when Arthur had a sudden and intense desire for something else to take its place. From the way Merlin was biting his own lip again, he didn't think he was alone in that."
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,344 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 14 - Published: 6/30/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Transcend by MegaFandomBandGeekGirl reviews
"Arthur, what if we don't remember each other...when we go back?" "Merlin...we will. We will always find each other. We've proved that in the past and we've proved it in the future. Even if it means I have to bring you back everyday, I will. We were meant to remember." "Forever?" "Forever." MxA, 1-3 mature scenes, fluff/smut, multiple Merlin characters, I do not own Merlin
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Fantasy - Chapters: 16 - Words: 37,144 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 18 - Updated: 6/30/2016 - Published: 6/15/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther, Gaius - Complete
Oblivious by Steph's Puppet reviews
It only takes one decision to change a man's fate. What if Gaius had not told Merlin that the dragonlord was his father? Set during Season 2 Episode 13 'The Last Dragonlord'. Complete. Includes one bonus chapter.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 16 - Words: 23,809 - Reviews: 199 - Favs: 328 - Follows: 275 - Updated: 6/28/2016 - Published: 11/7/2012 - [Balinor, Hunith] Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Prat and the Idiot, the King and the Warlock by SheepInASpaceship reviews
Arthur and Merlin travel to a nearby kingdom to sign a treaty that guarantees the safety of all sorcerers. But not everyone is so open to accepting magic into their lives. There are people who are against magic, and they would hurt Emrys to get what they want. And there are others still,waiting for a chance to settle an old grudge with Merlin. (almost all of the main cast are here)
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 23 - Words: 64,162 - Reviews: 72 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 130 - Updated: 6/26/2016 - Published: 12/18/2013 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine - Complete
Reckless by Val-Creative reviews
Thunder begins to crash outside. Arthur's in the entrance-way by then, crowding it, winded and tightly expressioned. He drops his keys on the tablestand, gorgeous and flushed and Merlin's never seen a better sight in his entire life. /Modern AU. Merthur. Standalone.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 595 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 4 - Published: 6/21/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
The Drunk Mistakes of Fate by Sockmonkey406 reviews
At eighty, Leon still looked like he did when he was thirty (in other words, just a little older than Merlin, who still looked like he was twenty-five). Really, the only explanation was that Fate had gotten drunker than drunk and confused him for someone else- say, a skinny big-eared warlock who was also conveniently immortal? Will be updated with other related one-shots.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,590 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 19 - Published: 6/20/2016
Loss and Light by pumpkinmoose22 reviews
What starts out as a normal patrol turns into a catastrophic event as Merlin is taken from Arthur's side. Thrust into the future by the Old Religion, Merlin is tasked with helping the Chosen One defeat the Dark Lord but he won't be alone for a certain King and his faithful Knights will not rest until they find their favorite Warlock and bring him home.
Crossover - Harry Potter & Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 27 - Words: 221,914 - Reviews: 237 - Favs: 658 - Follows: 449 - Updated: 6/20/2016 - Published: 2/12/2016 - Complete
Betray or Be Tortured by DwaejiTokki reviews
Merlin is subjected to cruel torture, both mental and physical, when he refuses to betray his king. Will his vow to die before becoming traitor be acted upon, or does even Emrys have a limit to his endurance? Explicit content. Please read warning inside.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,431 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 156 - Follows: 41 - Published: 6/18/2016 - Complete
I'm Emrys, Not Merlin by Pongo0614 reviews
Life in Ireadal has been good to them but when a familiar face comes calling, Merlin has to deal with his daemons again. The worst one being his name. Why can't they just call him Emrys? Sequel to Prisoner and I'm On My Way
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 5 - Words: 7,829 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 86 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 6/14/2016 - Published: 6/5/2016 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, OC - Complete
Stay With Me by hiddenfiresindeed reviews
Saying goodbye had never been so hard... The story behind the plea "Stay with me." One-shot.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,111 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 8 - Published: 6/10/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
His Father's Son (Season 4 AU) by MonJoh reviews
What if Arthur caught Merlin rescuing the dragon egg leaving both of them to struggle with their damaged friendship and still honour their fathers? Arthur faces kingship without Merlin at his side. Merlin fights for their shared destiny while living as a fugitive. But it will take both of them to stop Morgana's next assault on Camelot. (Arthur/Gwen, implied Merlin/Morgana)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 12 - Words: 70,900 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 177 - Follows: 123 - Updated: 6/9/2016 - Published: 4/24/2015 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Agravaine - Complete
A Jealous Husband and an Old Flame by Forever Cullen reviews
An old Friend of Arthur's come to visit Camelot and Arthur soon learns that his relationship with his husband Merlin is not all what it appears to be.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,980 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 180 - Follows: 55 - Published: 6/9/2016 - [Arthur, Merlin] [Uther, Ygraine] - Complete
Man's true worth is in the memories they make by Forever Cullen reviews
The people of Camelot do not always see everyone as equal that is until people start to change.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,572 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 19 - Published: 6/9/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
Monster Hunting Is a Terrible Career Choice by SkywardShadow reviews
Being fugitives is hard. Hunting dangerous magical beasts for a living is harder. Being hired by your enemy to solve a kidnapping case and possibly battle a very pissed-off witch? Well, that just sucks. Oneshot, Merthur, very loose fusion with The Brothers Grimm (2005).
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 27,453 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 16 - Published: 6/6/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur] Morgana, Gwen/Guinevere - Complete
Season 5 AU The Die is Not Cast by MonJoh reviews
It started as a few tweaks and became a rewrite of Season 5 … what if the last season had not been about Mordred and Arthur's doom? What if Merlin used that great power he has and Arthur showed the sense one would expect of a leader and they built Albion together? Which may not be easy ... (canon divergence, canon compliant, no slash, canonical death, Arthur/Gwen, Merlin/Mithian)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 20 - Words: 123,251 - Reviews: 132 - Favs: 189 - Follows: 133 - Updated: 6/4/2016 - Published: 8/6/2015 - Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Mithian - Complete
The Blood Potion by Veilwuarrah reviews
"Did you sense something?" The king asked, and Merlin looked at him frowning. "Sense something?" He was lost as to what Arthur was referring to. "Yes, you know.. sense something magical?" - Merlin has his doubts about reality when he wakes to find something very different about the world around him. Set after "The Dark Tower". Confusion; whump; DARK; T for reason; be warned!
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 7 - Words: 33,211 - Reviews: 118 - Favs: 107 - Follows: 132 - Updated: 6/2/2016 - Published: 12/31/2012 - Complete
Prisoner by Pongo0614 reviews
Merlin was given over to the Samrum after his magic was revealed when he was there. How is he going to survive?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 11 - Words: 12,054 - Reviews: 63 - Favs: 105 - Follows: 78 - Updated: 6/2/2016 - Published: 5/10/2016 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Aithusa - Complete
The Death of the Lie by JJuna reviews
In the aftermath of Uther's death, Merlin decides to tell Arthur the truth. Sadly, things don't go according to plan, and Merlin loses control, with devastating consequences. Can he retrieve the situation before it's too late? AU of part of 4x03. Oneshot.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,622 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 15 - Published: 6/1/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
The Warlock's Quickening by AntaresTheEighthPleiade reviews
Merlin might have come to Camelot to master his magic, not to end the Purge, but he's not going to sit idly by while his kin suffer. Oh no. Whether it's releasing a chained dragon, smuggling sorcerers out of the city, or trying to change Arthur's mind, he's fighting back. Now. Series rewrite beginning after 1X02 featuring Proactive!Merlin. AU.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 36 - Words: 139,790 - Reviews: 979 - Favs: 1,713 - Follows: 1,006 - Updated: 5/27/2016 - Published: 6/5/2014 - Complete
Can't Breathe Without You by WinterSky101 reviews
It's a normal quest with Arthur, Merlin, and the knights. Which, of course, means that everything goes entirely wrong. Gwen/Merlin/Arthur.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,673 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 20 - Published: 5/27/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere] - Complete
Mistletoe Day by Hisa-Ai reviews
It was simple, really, all Merlin needed to do was catch Arthur under the mistletoe. That was all. It wasn't some extraordinary task, wouldn't require superhuman abilities or elaborate planning, it was the simplest thing in the world. All he needed to do was corner Arthur, and steal a kiss. He could definitely do that.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,754 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 11 - Published: 5/26/2016 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Four Times Plus One Time by greymantledlady reviews
Four times Arthur doesn't notice Merlin kissing him – and one time he kisses Merlin first. Merlin/Arthur, canon era.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,158 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 171 - Follows: 36 - Published: 5/26/2016 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Frozen Revelations by Emachinescat reviews
When a stir-crazy Arthur decides to go on a hunt right after the biggest blizzard Camelot's seen in years, he doesn't realize that his flippant decision could hurt of one of the people he cares most about - in more ways than one. Requested by secret-identity-revealed. Reveal fic, whump. Sequel posted: Chilly Confrontations
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,380 - Reviews: 65 - Favs: 405 - Follows: 198 - Published: 5/24/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Betwixt the Oak and Holly by JessieJay13 reviews
Upon a grassy knoll the two did stand When nigh the Summer Solstice was at hand. The reigning king stood tall before his foe As winds of fate around them both did blow.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,573 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 3 - Published: 5/21/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Shine bright like a diamond in the sky by b92morgan reviews
TRANSLATION. FULL SUMMARY INSIDE. Merlin is a medical officer in the Britain Royal Navy and has asked to be transferred to Camelot Base after a difficult period of his life. His new beginning has a name: Arthur Pendragon, captain and fighter pilot, Top Gun, beautiful and an ass, enough to change Merlin's entire existence. STORY OF SHIP
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 12 - Words: 96,220 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 39 - Updated: 5/15/2016 - Published: 10/4/2015 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete
The Second Lord by Niyin reviews
AU: Merlin lives as Lord Emrys, leader of the druids, with his people far away from the public; only leaving his hide to save other sorcerers from execution. But then three of the druids decide to take matters into their hands, and kidnap Prince Arthur...
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 33 - Words: 73,451 - Reviews: 293 - Favs: 374 - Follows: 444 - Updated: 5/9/2016 - Published: 4/7/2012 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, William - Complete
Looking Forward by Etimire T reviews
In modern-day New York, Merlin visits Henry Morgan, one of the few unfortunate souls, outside of himself, who is cursed with immortality. He hopes to provide some much-needed explanations. Forever/Merlin crossover
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,407 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 12 - Published: 5/8/2016 - Merlin - Complete
Sunken Destiny by Team Alpha Wolf Squadron reviews
Merman AU: Merlin accidently gets caught in his mischief making causing destiny to start unravelling itself.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 8 - Words: 67,656 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 145 - Follows: 104 - Updated: 5/6/2016 - Published: 3/8/2015 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Hippocratic Oath by SongoftheDarquePhoenix reviews
First do no harm. Gaius just wished Merlin wasn't so terrified of being examined and treated. Rape aftermath and implied torture.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,942 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 111 - Follows: 41 - Published: 5/6/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
Stranded by Archaeologist reviews
Art was just a lorry driver lost in the wilds of Wales. Could an old tramp help him find his way?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,440 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 4 - Published: 5/5/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Bravery of the Clotpole by castielsbee reviews
Arthur goes on a reckless mission. Merlin, of course, follows. (Takes place after season 4; Merthur, of course;3 Parts)
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 16,294 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 10 - Updated: 5/4/2016 - Published: 2/6/2016
The Last Hours by Val-Creative reviews
Merlin and Arthur try to rekindle their relationship by traveling out to Australia. They fight during Leon's party, and soon after, an oncoming meteor slams into the earth. Merlin learns that Australia has only three hours until the firestorm hits coastline, as soon as Arthur disappears. He has to find him. /Modern AU. Standalone.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,411 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 5 - Published: 5/3/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
The Enchanted Forest of Camelot by A.Diamond reviews
"I've never met a faun who was so sensitive about the relative size of his ears," Arthur defended, almost sounding sincere until he followed up with a mutter that was clearly meant for Merlin to hear: "Then again, I've never met a faun with ears that big and horns that small." / For the Camelot Drabble prompts: First Day of School, Time Out, and Crushes
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Friendship - Chapters: 4 - Words: 4,175 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 5/2/2016 - Published: 4/6/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
Give Sorrow Words by LyricalSinger reviews
Now that Lancelot has passed through the veil, can Merlin learn to carry on without his dearest friend?
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 5 - Words: 20,465 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 4/30/2016 - Published: 4/17/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius, Gwaine - Complete
Monster by TreeOfLife1997 reviews
One shot. When Merlin, Arthur and the Knights are caught by Morgana after getting ambushed while out on patrol, Merlin has to make a choice: Reveal his magic or watch those closest to him get destroyed. Character death. Magic reveal.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Drama/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,489 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 124 - Follows: 72 - Published: 4/30/2016 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Different Streams by Team Alpha Wolf Squadron reviews
Alternative to my other story Sunken Destiny. Merman Merlin, instead of being enamoured by Arthur takes a young druid under his wing. (Merdred) Changing some of the chapters since I'm not happy with it.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 19 - Words: 74,979 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 31 - Updated: 4/28/2016 - Published: 12/26/2015 - Merlin, Mordred
Canis, Corvus, Curses by SkywardShadow reviews
Merlin is an ancient warlock with trust issues and a shapeshifting problem. Arthur is an ex-king who sometimes turns into a bird and isn't especially happy about it. Mordred is a teenage runaway hoping for some magic lessons-and oh, yeah, he may or may not have tried to kill them both in a past life. Well, isn't this awkward. Also known as "the sorta-Ladyhawke AU".
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 51,653 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 4/17/2016 - Published: 1/10/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur] Mordred - Complete
Arthur Pedragon's Consort by weepingelm reviews
Four years had passed Arthur was preparing for his Consorts twenty first birthday celebrations. Camelot had been at peace since Arthur had become King, would this continue, would the golden age the druids spoke of happen? Canon A/U Slash Alpha/Omega
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 11 - Words: 18,316 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 200 - Follows: 125 - Updated: 4/16/2016 - Published: 1/14/2016 - Complete
About Time by wryter501 reviews
Through it all, Arthur watches. Across the ages, through tears and screams, through smiles and exhaustion and blood, through friendship and consolation and love and more tears, through darkness and despair and the endless heavy cycle of seasons… After Camlann and while Merlin waits, Arthur watches. Part 2: Time Was - Merlin reacts and adjusts to Arthur's return. No slash.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 17,210 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 116 - Follows: 32 - Updated: 4/14/2016 - Published: 9/11/2015 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Pure One by weepingelm reviews
Uther Pendragon is determined to have a treaty with the Gangani from Hibernia. All the other Kingdoms have tried and failed to gain the trust of the ruthless warrior race. A treaty would involved his son Arthur getting married and he has no wish to do so. When King Balinor arrives to discuss the treaty Arthur finds that meeting his future bride is not easy. Canon A/U
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 53 - Words: 106,073 - Reviews: 185 - Favs: 184 - Follows: 126 - Updated: 4/12/2016 - Published: 7/10/2015 - Complete
Only Once A Day by turn2stone reviews
"My quota is over!" Once and Future King promptly clasped his hands back over his eyes.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,236 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 4/11/2016 - Published: 4/8/2016 - Merlin, Arthur
The Tree of Idad by Wil1969 reviews
There are druids who believe it's their task to educate Emrys...
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 10 - Words: 43,431 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 40 - Updated: 4/9/2016 - Published: 3/10/2016 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Son of Poseidon by wryter501 reviews
Two princes from very different kingdoms set out to destroy the same monster threatening both their peoples. A high seas adventure, with a dash of Greek mythology for fun! Part 2: "Heir of Aetlantys" - Arthur will need the help of his unique friend to reclaim something stolen from him.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 21 - Words: 120,954 - Reviews: 218 - Favs: 126 - Follows: 77 - Updated: 4/5/2016 - Published: 9/14/2015 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
It's a new day by SheepInASpaceship reviews
This one-shot was inspired by the episode "The Wicked Day" in season 4. Warning-character death
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Tragedy/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,479 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/3/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Gaius - Complete
A naughty word by kessilover reviews
One shot. "Morgana looked at her daughter then back at her husband. The latter was supporting a sheepish look on his face. As if looking at her like that would make her change her mind about killing him with her bare hands." A modern Mergana AU.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 681 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 11 - Published: 3/28/2016 - [Merlin, Morgana] - Complete
Chasing Heat by Written Fire reviews
A hunting trip in the cold takes a surprising turn. 'Merlin came from a small village, and was used to huddling up for warmth when the weather took a turn for the worse. So when Arthur, Merlin, and Leon laid down he treated it just like he would have back in Ealdor.'
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,024 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 92 - Follows: 27 - Published: 3/27/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Leon - Complete
Flippity, Floppity, Hippity, Hop- Hopeless by birdie7272 reviews
Merlin's not the one wearing the outfit this time.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,553 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 8 - Published: 3/27/2016 - [Merlin, Arthur] - Complete
Tell Me by Val-Creative reviews
Love is abandoning what you want, and she understands this fully now. Nimueh remembers being girls together through independent school, when Ygraine's hair had been loosened ringlets and gleamed mimosa in the sunlight. She remembers holding hands, feeling warm and pleased. Remembers Ygraine's fingernails chipped with sparkly, galaxy-blue polish. /Modern AU. Standalone.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,380 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 4 - Published: 3/27/2016 - [Nimueh, Ygraine] [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
Kiss kiss by Hisa-Ai reviews
"I want a kiss," Arthur sighed finally, voice stern and stubborn and flat, a request and yet a demand all the same as he broke the silence that had been hanging over them for God only knew how long.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,092 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 99 - Follows: 31 - Published: 3/27/2016 - [Arthur, Merlin] - Complete
A Sorcerer's Heart by firefly.1212 reviews
Mordred is destined to kill Arthur and Merlin is determined to stop him. But what if Merlin was the one in danger? Merlin/Mordred and Arthur/Gwen with hints of Merlin/Arthur.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 78,625 - Reviews: 74 - Favs: 185 - Follows: 212 - Updated: 3/26/2016 - Published: 7/7/2013 - [Merlin, Mordred] - Complete
The Gaibrow! õÓ Collection by Teej reviews
õ Ó Beware of this man and his eyebrow of dooooooom!
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 10 - Words: 2,579 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 3/22/2016 - Published: 3/21/2016
Here, Kitty Kitty by CeriDouglas reviews
Merlin has a Condition, the local rat population lives in terror of a new predator, and Uther (not surprisingly) is unhappy with all of it. Humor, Absurdity. Circa Season 3. One-shot.
Merlin - Rated: K - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,299 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 111 - Follows: 29 - Published: 3/19/2016 - Merlin, Arthur, Uther - Complete
Some Wounds Never Fully Heal by PratClotpoleDollopHeadQueen reviews
Arthur saw Merlin fall. He couldn't believe his eyes, Morgana had just stabbed Merlin and Arthur couldn't do anything about it. "Merlin" His voice was no more than a whisper yet it still found a way to crack. "Don't worry Arthur, I'll see you soon" Merlin promised as the guards dragged him away, and back to his cell. Arthur wondered if that was the last time he would ever see him.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 12 - Words: 26,781 - Reviews: 49 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 74 - Updated: 3/19/2016 - Published: 2/21/2016 - Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwaine - Complete