Guile Mustang
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Joined 05-22-13, id: 4739739, Profile Updated: 02-16-15
Author has written 4 stories for Chrono Cross.

Hey there! I go by Guile Mustang, or Guile, or Mustang, or GM! Looking at my pen name, you can know that I'm a fan of Guile from Chrono Cross and Roy Mustang from Fullmetal Alchemist.

My fandoms?

For anime section: Fullmetal Alchemist, Yu-Gi-Oh, Dragon Ball (including Z and GT), Digimon, One Piece, Rurouni Kenshin, One Piece, and Crush Gear (Turbo and Nitro, but Turbo preferred). I'm getting into Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann recently.

I watch Digimon season 1 to 4.

Favorite season: 3

Favorite characters from Digimon (the humans): Ishida Yamato (season 1), Ichijouji Ken (season 2), Makino Ruki (season 3), Minamoto Kouji and Kimura Kouichi (season 4)

Favorite Digimon: Wizarmon (season 1, yeah, this one isn't even a digimon partner, but he is very loyal), Wormmon (season 2), Guilmon (season 3, though many of them are likeable)

Favorite leader/goggle head: Matsuda Takato (season 3)

Favorite digi-girl: Makino Ruki (season 3)

For games, I only know Chrono Cross and Chrono Trigger. Well, my fandom isn't really big. Favorite character you ask? I've mentioned it once, but in case you forget, my pen name says it all! In Chrono Trigger, I like Magus... Well, you see, lone wolves are always interesting for me.

Anything else?

I'm a moderator of The Chrono Writers forum. It's a forum where you can chat, discuss Chrono-related things, and also do some writing challenges for free reviews or giftfics (or even issue some challenges). Interested? Just click here! Let's have fun!

What? You want readers and reviews for your Chrono Cross (and its crossover) fics? Click here and follow the steps! It's easy!

In addition, I love issuing writing challenges for Chrono Cross. Check it out here!

Want to discuss more in-depth topic about Guile? Need some help in keeping him in character? Click here! Eh, wait. That one is outdated. This here is the new one about Guile's personality, which has been researched by Legendary Biologist with various psychology journals.

I'm the founder of Chrono Cross Roleplay forum. It's a forum where you can roleplay as a character (either from Chrono Cross or an OC). Click here to join the fun!

Since September 5th 2013, I have become a staffer of The Many Mysteries of Guile community. It's a community where you can find fanfics featuring Guile throughout Chrono Cross fandom. Check it out!


Fellowship (Multi-Chapter, Work-In-Progress) *ON A MAJOR REWRITE*

Fandom: Chrono Cross

Rewrite History:

1st Rewrite: 19th May 2014

2nd Rewrite: 5th October 2014

In collaboration with Legendary Biologist and DarkHorse26. They toss the plot ideas, while I write the story.

Can now be found at deviantArt:

Also can be found at AO3:

Tvtropes Page (thanks to Ular Tua and Legendary Biologist for working on it):

Something odd with the plot and the resolutions can be found here:

Wikia Page (thanks to Fiery Blue Knight for working on it):

Note that in Japanese names, the surname is always written first, but I make an exception here to avoid confusion.


The characterization may be different from the canon because it is affected by how the story goes. Another reason is, most of the main casts are the optional characters in the canon, so we are relying on our interpretations of them.

The List

Protagonists: Ari Yamamoto (OC, male), Chikara Jikan (OC, male), Haruko Jikan (OC, female), Yoshino Kobayashi (OC, female), Akira Hayabusa (OC, male), Yukari Nosaka (OC, female), Kotaro Kuwabara (OC, male), Hachiro Jikan (OC, male), Jirou Kobayashi (OC, male), Draggy, Starky, Van, Guile (see notes below), Leah, Turnip, Pierre, Pip, Luccia, (more to come)

Antagonists: Chisiki Takashi (OC, male), The Summons (Red Wolf, Salamander, Frog Prince, Blue Whale, Sonja, Genie, Golem, Thunder Snake, Mother Ship, Grim Reaper, Unicorn, Saint), Virus and the varieties (OCs, undetermined), Skelly, (more to come)

Others: Yuriko Takizawa (OC, female), Kyousuke Kurogane (OC, male), Ami Kitao (OC, female), Kiko Kanagaki (OC, female), Toshio Yamamoto (OC, male), Michiko Yamamoto (OC, female), Naomi Kobayashi (OC, female), Nana Hida (OC, female), Eriko Jikan (OC, female), Kantaro Nosaka (OC, male), Natsume Nosaka (OC, female), Miya Nosaka (OC, female), Yusuke Nosaka (OC, male), Satoko Matsuzawa (OC, female), Ryuichi Musou (OC, male), Hiroshi Hashimoto (OC, male), Wanda (OC, female), Phoenix (OC, female), Daniel (OC, male), Zan (OC, male), Olga (OC, female), Maggie (OC, female), Viper, Riddel, Glenn, Karsh, Zoah, Marcy, Zappa, Zippa, Fortune Teller, Starky's Star Guardian, (more to come)

Note that in the story, the protagonists and the antagonists may change side.

Guile has three distinct characters: Present/Adult Guile, Past Guile, and Kid Guile (not related to the CC character Kid).


Inspired by Digimon Tamers and the plot device about an OC from real world getting into the game, I plan to make that it's the characters from Chrono Cross that appear in the real world. It is much like Digimon Tamers in the early chapters (yes, it even takes place at Shinjuku just like Digimon season 3, although it was once planned to be at Odaiba, the setting for Digimon season 1 and 2), but the major difference begins during chapter 4 (5 is more prominent). Chrono Cross is a popular game in Japan in 2020, and has many versions of the game: either the original game version in PS or the fan games in computer or a battle game that utilizes a plastic board called 'battle board', where a player can insert elements (in the form of colored chips and names) into the hollow parts of the board (element grid). The board has a slot that contains the character's data, and the element grid also depends on the character.

The story is divided into three arcs: Introduction, The Summons Saga, and Virus Saga. Each chapters consist around 3500-7500 words. The main themes of this story are: Friendship, Hard Work, Equivalent Exchange, Human Errors, Real Life Issues (school, family, business, etc), and Evolution (not only changes in appearance, but also personality into a better being). The mood is serious most of the time, although some chapters will be light-hearted (usually before tackling a darker subject).

Note that this story may also contain references to other series such as Fullmetal Alchemist, Chrono Trigger, Radical Dreamers, Yu-Gi-Oh (mainly season 0), Dragon Ball (including Z and GT, and the movies/specials such as 'History of Trunks'), One Piece, Digimon (season 1, 2, and 4, 3 has been the main inspiration for this story), Rurouni Kenshin, Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann, and Crush Gear Turbo. It may also contain references to something else, depending on the co-authors' knowledge of other fandoms. So far, there may be references to Berserk, Warhammer 40k, Trigun, and Fist of the North Star (Hokuto no Ken).

The Arcs:

Introduction Arc: Chapter 1 - 11

The Summons Saga: Chapter 12 - ?

Virus Saga

Overcoming a Sad Tale (One-Shot, Completed)

Fandom: Chrono Cross

Characters: Guile, Steena

This one-shot is inspired by the song Owaranai Monogatari (Juri Katou's and Leomon's duet song) of Digimon Tamers. The song is about 'moving past grief', and I use it as one of the themes of this story. Another theme is 'flower', which symbolizes impermanence. Flower is fresh and fragrant, but those qualities only last for a few hours. In this story, those themes are represented in the relationship between Guile and Steena. This story contains references to Digimon Tamers and the 'Guile is Magus' speculation. It also contains character death.

A Good Friend (One-Shot, Poem, Completed)

Fandom: Chrono Cross

Characters: Guile, Kid

This poem is inspired by the song Kimi ga Yume Mita Mirai, Boku ga Yume Mita Mirai (Wormmon's theme song) of Digimon Adventure 02. The song emphasizes on fortitude and loyalty, and I use it as the main theme of this poem to represent the relationship between Guile and Kid. Disregard the 'Guile is Magus' speculation.

Life (One-Shot, Completed)

Fandom: Chrono Cross

Characters: Guile

Written for GeorgyannWayson's Minor Characters challenge. Features Guile longing for his past life with 'Guile is Alfador' speculation.

Life (One-Shot, Completed)

Fandom: Chrono Cross

Characters: Guile

Written for The Review Lounge, Too 2014 Halloween Collaboration. Can be found here.

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Not the Way It Works by rockmanrocks reviews
Is repairing a buzzing radio the same with fixing a malfunctioning magic staff? Guile has yet to learn to answer that correctly.
Chrono Cross - Rated: K - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 123 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/19/2015 - Guile - Complete
The Hunt by DarkHorse26 reviews
A crook at Magic Guild wants Guile dead and misleads people into hunting him down. Unfortunately, the criminal doesn't know that a true man never dies even when he's killed.
Chrono Cross - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,166 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 1 - Published: 5/9/2015 - Guile - Complete
Heaven-Smiting Masked Magician by DarkHorse26 reviews
"I am Guile the Masked Magician. I am a man of indomitable spirit and masculinity. I do the impossible, break the unbreakable, and beat the unbeatable. My magic…is the magic that smites the heavens!" As impossible as it is to destroy a meteor in space with no real preparation, Guile just makes it happen.
Chrono Cross - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,464 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 3 - Published: 3/2/2015 - Guile, Fortune Teller - Complete
Guile: Origins by impmontamer03 reviews
As a creature created in an unorthodox scientific experiment, Guile struggles to live like an ordinary human.
Chrono Cross - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 5 - Words: 17,265 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 1/10/2015 - Published: 12/14/2014 - Fortune Teller, Guile, OC
Searching for My Master by DarkHorse26 reviews
There was nothing Guile wanted more than reuniting with Janus, his master and his childhood friend. Now, stranded at Termina without much money, he had to find a way to go to Zenan and continue his search for Janus.
Crossover - Chrono Trigger & Chrono Cross - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,916 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 11/3/2014 - Published: 8/4/2014 - Guile
The Future I Dreamed of by Ular Tua reviews
There was nothing Wormmon wished other than the return of the kind-hearted Ken. After having a conversation with Guile, he learned how he was supposed to deal with the Digimon Kaiser so that he would meet his old friend again.
Crossover - Digimon & Chrono Cross - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,119 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 5 - Published: 4/30/2014 - Wormmon, Guile - Complete
Between a Demon Lord and a Human Boy by DarkHorse26 reviews
What if Magus were Guile's mentor? A collection of ficlets featuring Magus and Guile.
Crossover - Chrono Trigger & Chrono Cross - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 827 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 1/25/2014 - Published: 1/2/2014 - Magus, Guile
Kemarahan Alam by Legendary Biologist reviews
Guile bercerita tentang bencana alam yang menelan jiwa orang-orang yang dia sayangi.
Chrono Cross - Rated: K+ - Indonesian - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 264 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/18/2014 - Guile - Complete
Bedtime Trouble by Ular Tua reviews
Guile hoped to sleep soundly after passing a few sleepless nights, but what if he found Draggy bouncing on his only bed?
Chrono Cross - Rated: K - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 788 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 4 - Published: 10/3/2013 - Draggy, Guile - Complete
Responsibility by Legendary Biologist reviews
Guile stayed awake to watch the night for a reason.
Chrono Cross - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 170 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/21/2013 - Guile - Complete
Magician's Verse by DarkHorse26 reviews
Guile tells a story about his past in form of verse. A birthday giftfic for Legendary Biologist.
Chrono Cross - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 205 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 5 - Published: 7/6/2013 - Guile - Complete
Lightning Rod by DarkHorse26 reviews
Guile learned Lightning Rod through a painful experience.
Chrono Cross - Rated: T - English - Angst/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 376 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 1 - Published: 5/6/2013 - Guile - Complete
Crono Returns by PrinceVeggie reviews
A dark-toned sequel to Chrono Trigger. Glenn kidnaps Crono and Marle's child, and it's up to them to figure out what's going on, and to rescue their son. Chrono Cross is disregarded as being canon in this story. Rating bumped up to M due to content appearing after the first few chapters.
Chrono Trigger - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Fantasy - Chapters: 8 - Words: 39,990 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 15 - Updated: 3/19/2013 - Published: 9/9/2012 - Crono, Marle, Magus, Frog
In Search of the Past by Legendary Biologist reviews
[Discontinued] Guile had forgotten his past but he had something that he needed to look for. The novelization of Chrono Cross on Guile's perspective, set after the CT DS Dream Devourer ending. AU-ish to insert Chrono Trigger storyline.
Chrono Cross - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Fantasy - Chapters: 5 - Words: 11,593 - Reviews: 72 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 1/24/2013 - Published: 11/15/2012 - Guile, Kid, Serge
Alphabet by dominusalthus reviews
Sanosuke and Megumi don't really know what's exactly going on between them, but luckily, the world doesn't run out of words. [ One-shot collection, marked as complete. C: Conspiracy; Because she doesn't give a damn on his disappearance. My first RurouKen fic! Read and review! :D ]
Rurouni Kenshin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 1,856 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 6 - Published: 1/2/2013 - Sanosuke, Megumi - Complete
Fate by DarkHorse26 reviews
Guile didn't believe in fate.
Chrono Cross - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 136 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/28/2012 - Guile - Complete
Curiosity by Legendary Biologist reviews
Guile revealed that he was a retired doctor.
Chrono Cross - Rated: K+ - English - Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,020 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 2 - Published: 12/23/2012 - Guile, Serge - Complete
Turkey and Noodle by Legendary Biologist reviews
A giftfic for IrishPanther. On Christmas, Veemon wanted a slab of roasted turkey, but Davis gave him a bowl of noodle instead.
Digimon - Rated: K - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 555 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 4 - Published: 12/22/2012 - V-mon/Veemon, Daisuke M./Davis - Complete
Pathetic by Legendary Biologist reviews
Guile's thoughts when seeing Lynx stabbing Kid. Set during the event at Fort Dragonia.
Chrono Cross - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 617 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/8/2012 - Guile, Kid, Lynx - Complete
Flaws by Legendary Biologist reviews
Guile's last magic performance had scarred him for his whole life, but he had to know that he was just a human, a being that could never escape from making a mistake.
Chrono Cross - Rated: K+ - English - Supernatural/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,721 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 3 - Published: 12/3/2012 - Guile - Complete
Valor by Legendary Biologist reviews
Miklotov proves his gallantry in a battle. AU.
Suikoden - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 255 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 2 - Published: 10/30/2012 - Miklotov - Complete
Poison of Life by Legendary Biologist reviews
Magus muses about the Ocean Palace Incident.
Chrono Trigger - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 293 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/28/2012 - Magus - Complete
Reunion by Legendary Biologist reviews
At Last Village Commons, Alfador was thinking about Janus, the person he hadn't met since the Ocean Palace Incident.
Chrono Trigger - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 537 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 2 - Published: 10/22/2012 - Magus - Complete
Motive by Legendary Biologist reviews
Luca slaughters everybody on his sight because of his madness. But actually, there is something that drove him mad. Luca's POV.
Suikoden - Rated: T - English - Angst/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 714 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 2 - Published: 10/11/2012 - Luca B. - Complete
Traitor by Legendary Biologist reviews
During the siege on the floating fortress of Shasarazade, Sanchez betrays the Liberation Army because of his faith to Lord Barbarossa. Sanchez's POV. Written for the 'No letter E' challenge at RLt.
Suikoden - Rated: T - English - Angst/Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 153 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 3 - Published: 10/10/2012 - Mathiu S. - Complete
Through the eyes of Alfador by Miyukitty reviews
A oneshot telling of the events that transpire during the "Age of Enlightenment", through the eyes of Janus's cat.
Chrono Trigger - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,810 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 5 - Published: 11/8/2009 - Complete
Fate Had It In For Me: A Guile Story by Ropihl reviews
A simple little story about Guile and an OC after everything is done and over with. Short and sweet and hey, Guile needs love too! GuilexOC pairing. R&R if you'd like!
Chrono Cross - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 2,979 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 5/11/2008 - Complete
Truly Angry by Yasashii Namida reviews
Poems reflecting the digidestined's feelings about Ken after he stopped being the Digimon Emperor. All poems are here, not separated to reviewers requests. Now starting the digimon's poems.
Digimon - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Poetry - Chapters: 12 - Words: 1,932 - Reviews: 45 - Favs: 3 - Updated: 6/11/2005 - Published: 1/15/2005 - Ken I. - Complete
Saying Through Tears by Feathersofice-WingsofMetal reviews
A poem about what Jenrya is saying through his tears in the last episode to his father. Has a little reference to Shuichon.
Digimon - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 211 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 4 - Published: 8/10/2002 - Jenrya L./Henry W., Shiuchon L./Suzie W.
Heart Blood by mosylu reviews
What was Sano thinking when he caught the knife and stopped Megumi from killing herself? A response to the KFFDisc 60 Second Challenge
Rurouni Kenshin - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 593 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/10/2002 - Sanosuke, Megumi - Complete
The Death of Piccolo by Woman of the Dunedain reviews
This is how Piccolo dies in Trunks's time, and Gohan's reaction to the death of his beloved mentor.
Dragon Ball Z - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 687 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 2 - Published: 10/7/2001 - Piccolo, Gohan - Complete
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Life reviews
Sometimes he missed the joy he had in the past.
Chrono Cross - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 245 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/17/2014 - Guile - Complete
Fellowship reviews
The characters from the video game Chrono Cross emerge at Shinjuku. As three of them team up with some children and try to resolve the conflicts between themselves, a government organization is planning to eradicate the characters from the real world once and for all. AU. *rewritten*
Chrono Cross - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 13 - Words: 76,517 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 7/29/2014 - Published: 6/2/2013 - Draggy, Guile, Starky, OC
A Good Friend reviews
He knows that she never considers him as a friend, but he is willing to wait until she changes her mind.
Chrono Cross - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 188 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 2 - Published: 2/24/2014 - Guile, Kid - Complete
Overcoming a Sad Tale reviews
Steena mused about her impermanent relationship with Guile, as symbolized by a rose she received from him.
Chrono Cross - Rated: T - English - Drama/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,843 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 2 - Published: 8/29/2013 - [Guile, Steena] - Complete
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