ScorpioSkies
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Joined 01-14-16, id: 7456416, Profile Updated: 10-08-17
Author has written 5 stories for Fallout, and Pokémon.

Hey there! :3

I go by Scorpio or Cat, whichever you fancy and I write fanfic both for fun and practice!

I love video games, particularly Fallout 4, The Elder Scrolls, Dragon Age, Mass Effect and Pokemon. At the moment I'm only writing for Fallout 4, though crossovers are coming! ;)

All reviews, favourites and follows are very gratefully received! I don't bite, so feel more than free to send me a PM!

My avatar is a portrait of my Sole Survivor, Nora Hart, drawn by the *AMAZING* eluvisen on tumblr!


08/10/2017: I know I'm being horribly slow with updates, but I've got a lot of things going on right now that are making it difficult to write. That being said, while it's taking me a while, I am still working on the fics! ;P

Bleeding Steel: In progress. I plan to complete Bleeding Steel in its entirety before posting the rest so it can be updated weekly!

Chapter 24: Complete. posted

Chapter 25: 100% complete

Chapter 26: 5% complete

The Nuclear Frontier: Chapter 3 is around 40% complete Being rewritten!

Spooky Steel: Chapter 4 is around 10% complete

DeathClaude: Is being re-written, currently on hiatus

Also writing up a Nuka-World series and a Skyrim/Fallout 4 crossover, though I'll only start posting those when I have a nice stockpile of beta'd chapters! ;) (But I am really excited about writing these!)

I also post on AO3 under scorpioskies and now have a tumblr at scorpio-skies

Thanks for stopping by & I hope you enjoy the fics! -

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Silver Threads and Golden Needles by Cressida Isolde reviews
Adjusting to life two hundred years later isn't easy. One shots following the Sole Survivor as she makes her way through discovery, pain, and memories. You can't stay the same person in the Commonwealth Wasteland.
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 35,754 - Reviews: 73 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 76 - Updated: 10/7 - Published: 12/8/2015 - MacCready, Sole Survivor, Paladin Danse, Nick Valentine
Fallout: Fury Blood by WordHuntress reviews
Part I&II: War looms. Ilya and Danse battle their demons together and explore their bond, but the alliance is rocky in the aftermath of Danse's exile. Ilya and Maxson continue to clash, and without Danse as mediator, the power-play grows more intense as they go to war. The Blood Lands. Bound to a harsh world with savage clan wars, they unearth lost secrets that threaten everything.
Fallout - Rated: M - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 65 - Words: 314,432 - Reviews: 206 - Favs: 200 - Follows: 231 - Updated: 9/28 - Published: 12/23/2015 - [Sole Survivor, Paladin Danse] Arthur Maxson, Deacon
Shadow of Steel by Sprocket reviews
'Sole Survivor' Nora Taylor, Knight of the Brotherhood of Steel, is working to prove she's the capable soldier that her sponsor, Paladin Danse, believes her to be. With the Brotherhood's help, she may have to look to the past to prepare for the future...
Fallout - Rated: M - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 31 - Words: 208,235 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 63 - Updated: 8/26 - Published: 8/14/2016 - [Sole Survivor, Arthur Maxson] Paladin Danse, J. Hancock
Broken Mask by Mr Ninja Pineapple reviews
Follow Marcus, a man out of time. A man who has lost everything; his family, his home, his very identity. In the crumbling remains of his old home, he has created a new life for himself - peaceful, secure. But no man can truly escape his past. And his is about to catch up to him.
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 10 - Words: 60,585 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 67 - Updated: 8/16 - Published: 3/19/2016 - [Piper W., Sole Survivor] Arthur Maxson, Father
Squire Lost by PrydwenCat reviews
When a training mission goes horribly wrong, a Brotherhood Squire is left stranded alone in the wasteland. His predicament unites the Brotherhood of Steel and the Commonwealth Minutemen as they launch a desperate search to find him before he falls victim to the perils of the wasteland. (Rated T for wasteland typical violence.)
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 7 - Words: 34,708 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 35 - Updated: 4/17 - Published: 12/6/2016 - Sole Survivor, Paladin Danse, Arthur Maxson
Fallout: Montana by MoKidd reviews
Cain Lone-Elk comes from a land of hardship, a land of fierce rules, a land where only the strong survive. In the ruins of the Old World and amid the backdrop of the majestic Rocky Mountains, he and his tribe eke out a living where few others dare to tread, but a new threat is looming on the horizon. A fierce enemy from the south is coming to their doorstep. Is he ready to face it?
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Western/Adventure - Chapters: 25 - Words: 245,378 - Reviews: 68 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 49 - Updated: 3/2 - Published: 1/20/2015
Honour and Steel by PaladinGarrus reviews
The Sole Survivor is bad at trusting people. Paladin Danse is bad at trusting himself. She needs to find her missing son and he needs to find a way to stop blaming himself for all the deaths around him. In order to do that, both must learn to trust again and to ask for help. But first, they really need to learn how to stop pissing each other off during missions.
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 120,091 - Reviews: 80 - Favs: 73 - Follows: 111 - Updated: 2/23 - Published: 1/10/2016 - [Sole Survivor, Paladin Danse] Arthur Maxson
What Makes a Memory by sunsolace reviews
Kaelyn Prescott lost the last of her family for the Commonwealth's freedom. With nowhere else to go, she seeks out Nick Valentine. He has a timely case: a missing daughter leads to the distant Far Harbor. No matter the old advice to 'expect the unexpected', neither of them anticipate just how much they care for each other. F!Sole/Nick Valentine. Part 7 of A Lantern in the Dark.
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 21 - Words: 75,697 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 26 - Updated: 1/21 - Published: 8/11/2016 - [Sole Survivor, Nick Valentine] - Complete
Rocket 69 by McStaken reviews
A super mutant, a Brotherhood Paladin and a Minuteman set out into the Commonwealth looking for the milk of human kindness, The ruins of Boston's Science museum and Jangles The Moon Monkey respectively. If they could accomplish any one of those objectives without murdering each other, it will be a miracle.
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 30 - Words: 53,795 - Reviews: 77 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 92 - Updated: 12/4/2016 - Published: 1/3/2016 - Paladin Danse, Preston G., Strong - Complete
Strong in the Real Way by Ass Victoriam reviews
Shaun looks up to Elder Maxson in a way Sole doesn't like. Inspired by the Steven Universe song "Strong in the Real Way." Female!SS *ONE SHOT. (Unless you can convince me you want more!)
Fallout - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,555 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 6 - Published: 10/25/2016 - Sole Survivor, Paladin Danse, Arthur Maxson, Shaun - Complete
Hiding in the Green by scribblescribblescribble reviews
Raina Queen, the last keeper of a massive seed storage facility, leaves her Vault for the first time, and with her Mr. Handy, Jonny-say-Quoi, begins replanting the Commonwealth with vegetation not seen for two hundred years. This does not go unnoticed, and soon various factions are seeking whoever is responsible. After all, such a treasure is too much for one person to possess...
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 33 - Words: 81,737 - Reviews: 278 - Favs: 192 - Follows: 244 - Updated: 9/15/2016 - Published: 12/8/2015 - Preston G., Paladin Danse, Nick Valentine, J. Hancock
One If By Land by sunsolace reviews
In the wake of Blind Betrayal, dangerously short on allies and safe hiding spots, there's really only one place Danse can turn to. And he doesn't like it one bit. Kmeme prompt fill.
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 18,101 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 8/27/2016 - Published: 7/23/2016 - [Sole Survivor, Paladin Danse] Deacon, Glory - Complete
Do Androids Dream? by ReiraKurenai reviews
Post-Blind Betrayal. Post-Canon. "Hey, Mr Danse," Shaun suddenly broke the silence. "Yeah?" "Do you dream?" Shaun asked. Danse stared at him. "Do you?"
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,178 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 8 - Published: 8/17/2016 - [Paladin Danse, Sole Survivor] Shaun - Complete
A Steel Mirror by Felishia16 reviews
Elder Maxson is the austere leader of the Brotherhood of Steel, utterly changed from the doe-eyed boy of his youth. But when, for the second time in his life, he meets an influential vault dweller, he finds his past, present, and future colliding, forcing him to recognize that not all within the Brotherhood is as it seems… F!SS/Maxson
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 34 - Words: 45,895 - Reviews: 246 - Favs: 269 - Follows: 312 - Updated: 8/14/2016 - Published: 12/24/2015 - [Arthur Maxson, Sole Survivor] Sarah Lyons, Paladin Danse - Complete
Did The Brotherhood Teach You That? by Quarter 'till Class reviews
He sets the body at his feet, remembering her redundant collection of toys and junk. The way she'd continuously slap at his metal-plated arm when excited. How absolutely thrilled she was to finally have a carrot garden. A sadness sets in. Memories that confused and overwhelmed him. He can't tell them apart. He can't tell which is really Nora. Danse x Soul Survivor (Nora)
Fallout - Rated: M - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,766 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/3/2016
Virtue Kills by SopheroniPepperoni reviews
Nate had been the soldier, but the Commonwealth had made her one, too, and Nora had quickly learned to expect the unexpected. After all, the rough-and-tumble Commonwealth, lawless in comparison to Pre-War Boston, viewed her as a pillar of virtue. And as she was coming to show those who stood in her way, virtue could kill.
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,334 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 2 - Published: 7/26/2016 - Sole Survivor, Paladin Danse - Complete
Guiding Lantern by sunsolace reviews
Deacon has a... unique teaching style. Luckily, she was a lawyer in another life. Part 5 of A Lantern in the Dark.
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,406 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 6/28/2016 - Sole Survivor, Deacon - Complete
War Relics by sunsolace reviews
Sometimes, the past lies in wait where you least expect it. What's supposed to be a night walk across Boston becomes a little more complicated when she stumbles across an old friend of Nate's. Part 4 of A Lantern in the Dark.
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,968 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 6/19/2016 - OC, Sole Survivor, Nick Valentine - Complete
The Love We Let Lead Us by sunsolace reviews
With the Commonwealth recovering at last, Nora and Nate welcome the newest additions to their family. Their companions help, of course. Originally a kmeme prompt fill. F!Sole/M!Sole.
Fallout - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 12,230 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 5/28/2016 - Published: 4/16/2016 - Dogmeat, Sole Survivor, Shaun - Complete
Zugzwang by The Fighting Irishman reviews
A fragile peace settles over the Commonwealth as the Institute Remnant goes on trial and the Minutemen and Brotherhood work to restore order and tranquility. But when a mysterious figure from Elder Maxson's past enters the Commonwealth, nothing will ever be the same... *THE SEQUEL TO DETENTE*
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 13 - Words: 62,303 - Reviews: 240 - Favs: 246 - Follows: 202 - Updated: 5/25/2016 - Published: 3/26/2016 - Lone Wanderer, Piper W., Sole Survivor, Arthur Maxson - Complete
The Ballad of the Bluebird by PaladinGarrus reviews
Raised as an oddity in Comtesse Marguerite's collection of freaks, Atheril struggles with fitting in. Once the events at the Conclave destroy the world as she knew it, she is thrown in the middle of the struggles of the Inquisition. Fortunately there is a flock of trusty companions to see her through the hardships, offering the clanless elf a chance to build a new life for herself.
Dragon Age - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 11,063 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 5/9/2016 - Published: 4/18/2016 - [Cullen, Inquisitor] Dorian, Sera
Détente by The Fighting Irishman reviews
As the remains of the Institute leave a trail of smoke and ash, the remaining power players gather to discuss the fate of the Commonwealth…and what their relationship will be in building it.
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 12 - Words: 54,413 - Reviews: 158 - Favs: 265 - Follows: 162 - Updated: 3/9/2016 - Published: 1/17/2016 - Piper W., Sole Survivor, Paladin Danse, Arthur Maxson - Complete
The Right Thing by Koboldlord reviews
Alexander, General of the Minutemen is distraught at the thought of having to fight the son he loves so much. Codsworth does his best to comfort him in this difficult time. Oneshot MSoleSurvivor Friendship
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,744 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 4 - Published: 2/25/2016 - Codsworth, Sole Survivor - Complete
Breakfast of Champions by Blablover5 reviews
Let's face facts, leaving all the companions together in one place is just asking for constant firefights, fist fights, and hair pulling (Deacon's a dirty fighter) - so of course I do it all the time. Here's a little play about how all the companions of Fallout 4 sitting down to share a meal would go.
Fallout - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,522 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 14 - Published: 12/15/2015 - Deacon, Cait, J. Hancock, Paladin Danse - Complete
Breaking Point by Prisoner 24601 reviews
When the sole survivor discovers the fate of her son, it's going to take all of her friends to help her find her way through the darkness. A Fallout 4 fic featuring Paladin Danse, Hancock and Nick Valentine. *Complete*
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,813 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 108 - Follows: 67 - Updated: 12/13/2015 - Published: 12/1/2015 - Nick Valentine, Paladin Danse, J. Hancock, Sole Survivor - Complete
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Bleeding Steel reviews
Knight Nora Hart and Paladin Danse have agreed to take a troubled and angry young squire under their wing. However, when numerous and dangerous complications arise on what should have proven to be a routine mission, it calls into question their faith within the tenets of the Brotherhood and leads to the Knight and Paladin questioning the nature and strength of their relationship.
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 24 - Words: 127,960 - Reviews: 114 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 94 - Updated: 9/13 - Published: 1/15/2016 - [Sole Survivor, Paladin Danse] OC, Deacon
Spooky Steel reviews
After an accident on Halloween, Squire Maximillian Maxson (M.J. for short) is left hurt and angry by his father's threats to have him fostered with another branch of the Brotherhood. In an act of rebellion, he runs away to an abandoned section of the airport, seeking adventure... only to find danger and secrets in the dark.
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Horror/Supernatural - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,619 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 5/31 - Published: 11/1/2016
The Nuclear Frontier reviews
When Nora contracts a mysterious disease after enduring a pokemon attack, she decides that life's too short to be spent wallowing in the confines of Vault 81 - especially when her ex, Nate, has embarked upon a perilous journey into the Commonwealth to try and discover a cure. Set in FO universe with pokemon, major AU/canon divergence.
Crossover - Pokémon & Fallout - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 13,198 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 4/17 - Published: 4/7 - Sole Survivor, Curie
Death Claude reviews
Joining the Brotherhood of Steel is stressful. You have bossy paladins, grumpy elders and a lot to live up to. Know what makes it even harder? Trying to raise a baby deathclaw on their ship, right under their noses! The road ahead will be long and fraught with difficulty, bad jokes and terrible puns, but failure is not an option. Ad Victoriam!
Fallout - Rated: T - English - Humor/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,734 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 15 - Published: 9/11/2016 - [Sole Survivor, Paladin Danse] Arthur Maxson
Power Dressing reviews
Does the man make the coat, or does the coat make the man? Just a short story about the most stylish coat in the Commonwealth!
Fallout - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,528 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 3 - Published: 6/2/2016 - Sole Survivor, Paladin Danse, Arthur Maxson, Deacon - Complete