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Author has written 4 stories for Pokémon, Hetalia - Axis Powers, and Total Drama series.
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Class 78th Watches the Future by Spirit Soldier reviews
We know the story. Class 78th loses their memories, and were forced into the killing game. Only a few of them survive the game. And what happens when those sixteen students, their memories of each other intact, watch the Danganronpa series? What happens if they see their future selves killing each other? Watch, as Class 78th watches their future.
Dangan Ronpa Kibou no Gakuen to Zetsubou no Koukousei - Rated: M - English - Friendship/Drama - Chapters: 77 - Words: 486,695 - Reviews: 2565 - Favs: 2,479 - Follows: 2,685 - Updated: 1/20 - Published: 2/12/2017 - Naegi M., Togami B., Maizono S., Kirigiri K.
The Black Bull's Of The Games by Bbmblew reviews
The Black Bull's find themselves in a world unfamiliar to their own. Read as they have to fight mages from Earthland to get their final piece to get home. Cross-post with Wattpad.
Crossover - Fairy Tail & Black Clover/ブラッククローバー - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 7 - Words: 26,284 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 12/30/2021 - Published: 12/18/2021 - Lucy H., Natsu D., Asta, Noelle S.
Fairy Tail Watches DBZA by SilverSoulmmc reviews
The mages of Fairy Tail are sent a lacrama that will allow them to watch Team Four Star's Dragon Ball Z Abridged. (My first time doing this, so please go easy on me)
Fairy Tail - Rated: T - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 89 - Words: 314,242 - Reviews: 1097 - Favs: 916 - Follows: 924 - Updated: 12/30/2021 - Published: 11/4/2020 - Complete
DBS Reacts to DBZ Abridged by MythMaker258 reviews
After the Tournament of Power, Goku and friends enjoy the momentary peace they've been awarded. However, Zeno comes to Earth bearing a gift, a collections of videos from another world: Dragon Ball Z Abridged!
Dragon Ball Super - Rated: T - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 14 - Words: 43,972 - Reviews: 791 - Favs: 1,754 - Follows: 1,982 - Updated: 12/17/2021 - Published: 2/9/2019 - Son Goku
A Certain Strange Addition by Animan10 reviews
What would happen if Touma's actions during the Graviton Bombings were discovered by the rest of Mikoto's friends. Just how much more misfortune and craziness can the unlucky Kamijou get involved in when he is essentially dragged into Judgement? Judgement!Touma fanfic. Harem with ToumaxMikoto focus (obviously). English dub terminology.
Toaru Majutsu no Index/とある魔術の禁書目録 - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 71 - Words: 524,474 - Reviews: 1910 - Favs: 1,604 - Follows: 1,743 - Updated: 12/8/2021 - Published: 10/21/2017 - Accelerator, Mikoto M., S. Mugino, Tōma K.
Flame of Life by Krimson Kane reviews
When nineteen year old Matt finds himself in the Pokemon universe after stepping into the Dimensional Transferring Device, he realizes that it isn't all fun and games. Having both beast forms as well as anthropomorphic counter parts, Pokemon themselves aren't as cute and cuddly as the games lead him to believe. Matt ventures to find a way home with the odds stacked against him.
Pokémon - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 170 - Words: 727,719 - Reviews: 2219 - Favs: 1,319 - Follows: 1,386 - Updated: 11/26/2021 - Published: 1/29/2013
Universe Falls by MiniJen reviews
What if, instead of Beach City, the Crystal Gems had settled down in a little backwoods town just west of weird? What if, upon coming to Gravity Falls for the summer, Dipper and Mabel were to befriend Steven and Connie? How would they fare against the combined threats of merciless Homeworld Gems and a certain triangular demon? Find out what happens when Magic and Mystery unite...
Crossover - Gravity Falls & Steven Universe - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 103 - Words: 1,754,769 - Reviews: 3927 - Favs: 1,576 - Follows: 1,484 - Updated: 10/30/2021 - Published: 9/29/2015 - Dipper P., Mabel P., Steven U., Connie M.
Recovery by NonaryNathan999 reviews
After rehabilitation, there is still recovery. The Phantom Thieves of Hearts may be finished at Shuujin Academy, but how did they get involed in the affairs of Kuoh Academy?
Crossover - Persona Series & High School DxD/ハイスクールD×D - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 37 - Words: 226,255 - Reviews: 857 - Favs: 1,537 - Follows: 1,787 - Updated: 6/19/2021 - Published: 3/25/2017
Cast Swap by Animation Adventures reviews
What if the new casts from seasons four and six swapped seasons? How would the challenges go with the original Floating Salmon and Confused Bears replacing the original Mutant Maggots and Toxic Rats, and vice versa? How would Dave react to being on an island infected by toxic waste? What would happen to Dakota if she wasn't on an island that could turn her into a monster?
Total Drama series - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 34 - Words: 329,918 - Reviews: 537 - Favs: 131 - Follows: 133 - Updated: 12/11/2020 - Published: 6/30/2017 - Chris M., Chef Hatchet
My Arms are Blue! by thekyuubivixen reviews
Sonic and crew watch the television show Sonic Boom...and may or may not go crazy in the process. Rated T for language (ironic, isn't it?)
Sonic the Hedgehog - Rated: T - English - Humor/Adventure - Chapters: 30 - Words: 297,536 - Reviews: 675 - Favs: 505 - Follows: 504 - Updated: 11/28/2020 - Published: 6/12/2017 - Sonic, Tails, Knuckles, Amy
Fairy Tail Watches Death Battle by Jyggilag reviews
You should know the drill by now. A package from another world being discovered, blah, blah, blah, blah. This is my own take on this kind of react genre, with the most crazy guild of mages as the protagonists. So everybody must already have an idea of what to expect. The rating is M because its Death Battle, duh...
Crossover - Fairy Tail & Web Shows - Rated: M - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 15 - Words: 210,307 - Reviews: 547 - Favs: 793 - Follows: 817 - Updated: 9/20/2020 - Published: 3/26/2017
I'm a Member of the PTA by Yours The Author reviews
I'm a member of the PTA/ I'm a member of the PTA/ There with the Frisk in the evening/ Fighting the s'burban moms (s'burban moms)/ Come on, dear teachers/ Come on, parents/ Late for the meeting and you'll miss the verbal wrecks/ Cover your kids ears because there is a show today/ Become a member of the PTA!
Undertale - Rated: K+ - English - Parody/Family - Chapters: 40 - Words: 54,345 - Reviews: 144 - Favs: 109 - Follows: 120 - Updated: 9/15/2020 - Published: 4/2/2016
Lab Rats: Heroes United by MythMaker258 reviews
After the shapeshifter attack on Centium City, the Elite Force is scrambling to recover and save the super heroes. But tragedy and paranoia strikes elsewhere, leading to powerful forces to turn their eyes to the team of heroes. (Mega-crossover for Disney Live Action Universe. M just to be safe.)
Crossover - TV X-overs & Lab Rats, 2012 - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,476 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 6 - Published: 9/9/2020 - Adam, Bree, Chase, Leo
Night Raid Watches RVB by Mr. War reviews
Inspired by "Night Raid Watches Death Battle", instead of finding Death Battle in the mystery box, Night Raid finds and watches the popular web series: Red vs Blue.
Crossover - Red vs. Blue & Akame ga Kiru/アカメが斬る - Rated: M - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 25 - Words: 38,258 - Reviews: 126 - Favs: 440 - Follows: 437 - Updated: 3/27/2020 - Published: 4/30/2017 - Night Raid, Jaegers
Survivors of the War by F-ckthesystem125 reviews
When a beaten Peridot is brought to Beach City on the back of an equally injured stranger, the Gems learn that they may not be the only ones that stayed on Earth after the war 5,000 years ago. Join Steven Universe, the Crystal Gems, and old enemies as a new threat looms over the horizon. Lapidot in this. I don't own Steven Universe. (Discontinued!)
Steven Universe - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 19 - Words: 32,095 - Reviews: 114 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 140 - Updated: 9/4/2019 - Published: 6/12/2015 - Steven U., OC, Lapis Lazuli, Peridot - Complete
Everyday Life as a Supporting Character by luckychaos reviews
Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Monster Girls But Not in That Way You Weirdo. Yeah, it's a self insert fic. No, he's not sleeping with the cast. That and the really long title is probably the most accurate summary of this thing that you'll get.
Daily Life with a Monster Girl/モンスター娘のいる日常 - Rated: T - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 144 - Words: 335,505 - Reviews: 1243 - Favs: 1,333 - Follows: 1,225 - Updated: 9/1/2019 - Published: 9/30/2015 - Complete
DoubleTale by XWolf26 reviews
What if two humans were in the Underground at once? What if one human was DETERMINED to stop the other? What if they could both SAVE? What happens when an Unstoppable Force meets an Immovable Object? When a certain scientist pulls enough of himself together, he finally finds a way to stop the destruction of his world. (PLEASE READ THE REWRITE INSTEAD.)
Undertale - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Angst - Chapters: 46 - Words: 284,573 - Reviews: 1217 - Favs: 450 - Follows: 412 - Updated: 6/6/2019 - Published: 1/17/2016 - Frisk, OC, Sans, Gaster
Determi-Nation by WinterSpark reviews
Poor Italy just want to get away from his training with Germany. Instead, he was thrust into the Underground, a strange world of monster and magic. With his determination keeping him fueled, will he ever find a way out? What kind of friends will he make? And.. what of the other countries? Reviews are greatly appreciated! Cover image is by APDubtalia.
Crossover - Hetalia - Axis Powers & Undertale - Rated: T - English - Humor/Adventure - Chapters: 13 - Words: 28,746 - Reviews: 93 - Favs: 92 - Follows: 111 - Updated: 11/21/2018 - Published: 3/26/2016 - N. Italy, Chara
Let's Watch Class 1A by NeonCrow reviews
So...it's time for my first attempt. Let's see how Class 1A could react to their future as well as to the many secrets revealed.
My Hero Academia/僕のヒーローアカデミア - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Drama - Chapters: 7 - Words: 56,365 - Reviews: 387 - Favs: 2,327 - Follows: 2,522 - Updated: 10/12/2018 - Published: 8/14/2018 - Izuku M., Toshinori Y./All Might, 1-A Students
Night Raid watches Death Battle by Doctor Snivy reviews
Inspired by epicvictory2025's "RWBY watches Death Battle" story. Set after Tatsumi killed Ogre, Lubbock and Tatsumi discovered a room and some DVDs and the rest of Night Raid decided to watch a certain show where combatants fight to the death. Contains Death Battle violence and humor.
Crossover - Akame ga Kiru/アカメが斬る & Web Shows - Rated: M - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 69 - Words: 426,869 - Reviews: 1777 - Favs: 1,604 - Follows: 1,498 - Updated: 8/23/2018 - Published: 6/27/2016 - Death Battle!, Night Raid
Fairy Tail Next Generation by HardKnockLiv reviews
Story of the next generation of Fairy Tail. The story follows Felix Okami, a teenage nobody whose entire life changes upon a crazy encounter with a red eyed girl. Be prepared for laughter, adventures, new villains, and a world with even more destructive Fairy Tail mages. Rated T for character's potty-mouths. PLEASE Read & Review. [Note: Focus on OCs, extensive number of chapters.]
Fairy Tail - Rated: T - English - Humor/Fantasy - Chapters: 121 - Words: 251,160 - Reviews: 241 - Favs: 111 - Follows: 123 - Updated: 8/21/2018 - Published: 10/2/2014 - Gajeel R., Lucy H., Natsu D., OC - Complete
Age of Unknown by ThatRandomThing reviews
Yamada Toshi, an average high school student who just wanted to live a normal life with his girlfriend. However, things don't always go as one would plan. OCxKoneko Rated T for safety.
High School DxD/ハイスクールD×D - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 11,294 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 89 - Updated: 6/20/2018 - Published: 3/11/2018 - [OC, T. Koneko]
Simple Game by DragonOfGem reviews
Touma makes a wager with Misaka, and they agree to a game of switching roommates for a week. Him being with Kuroko and her being with Index. Who will prevail in this bet? As they switch roommates, they will learn more about each other's lives and become closer with the opposite roommate and maybe even each other.
Toaru Majutsu no Index/とある魔術の禁書目録 - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 40,461 - Reviews: 57 - Favs: 148 - Follows: 197 - Updated: 5/22/2018 - Published: 5/30/2017
The Studio Animator by Blame The Editor reviews
Henry is a talented artist wanting nothing more than the opportunity to work under Joey Drew. Of course he was more than qualified to work under the ambitious man...if only he wasn't three inches tall. Simply small little drabbles based upon a borrower protagonist. If you have any suggestions or requests, we will be more than happy to oblige.
Crossover - Borrowers series & Bendy and the Ink Machine - Rated: T - English - Humor/Adventure - Chapters: 3 - Words: 3,402 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 15 - Published: 5/13/2018 - Henry, Joey Drew
Mike Messed Up by Blame The Editor reviews
Mike was just another night guard waiting to be killed by the end of the week. No more, no less. The thing is, how exactly are you supposed to react to your victim never hearing Phone Guy's messages, and instead is assigned to clean the dining room long after the clock strikes midnight?
Five Nights at Freddy´s - Rated: T - English - Humor/Mystery - Chapters: 10 - Words: 21,562 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 172 - Follows: 99 - Published: 5/12/2018 - Mike Schmidt, Freddy Fazbear - Complete
Total Drama What If? Island by Shrimpimp reviews
You ever wondered what it would be like if the Revenge and Pahkitew casts were selected for Total Drama Island? Well your question has been answered with this fanfic. Join me as twenty seven contestants battle it out for the million dollars!
Total Drama series - Rated: T - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 29 - Words: 101,761 - Reviews: 216 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 4/24/2018 - Published: 1/4/2018 - Complete
ProtectorTale: Life Above by ProAJ13 reviews
*The sequel to ProtectorTale!* The Barrier has been broken! Monsters have been freed! This is just a nice, happy ending, right? No, because life goes on! There are many obstacles ahead: Introducing Monsters to the world, dealing with the expected racists, the media, normal life, not-so-normal life with monsters, and the many consequences of magic returning to the surface world.
Undertale - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 41 - Words: 175,965 - Reviews: 64 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 82 - Updated: 4/21/2018 - Published: 9/15/2016 - Frisk, OC, Toriel, Alphys
The Unholy Trinity by RailRen reviews
The Investigation Team and The Phantom Thieves have been sent back in time to prevent the death of Makoto Yuki. While their goal is certain, their ability to cooperate is anything but. And with a few uninvited guests along for the ride, the situation seems to be getting more complicated by the minute. (MAJOR spoilers) (OLD VERSION, READ "The Unholy Trinity: FES")
Persona Series - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Drama - Chapters: 15 - Words: 92,217 - Reviews: 166 - Favs: 370 - Follows: 373 - Updated: 4/20/2018 - Published: 9/21/2016 - Souji S./Yuu N., Minato A./Makoto Y., Female Protagonist, Akira K./Ren A. - Complete
Daily Life in a Big World by FanMic reviews
We all know about the struggles of a big liminal. Ogres with smaller entrances, Arachneds with their scary looks. The list goes on. But what about the smaller ones? Well this is the tale of on of many smaller liminals called Mikey Blacktail, a Mouse Person that recently moved to the Kurusu residence. See as he learns to live with his new housemates and learn new things about life.
Daily Life with a Monster Girl/モンスター娘のいる日常 - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 20,277 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 19 - Updated: 3/10/2018 - Published: 8/25/2017
WingahTale: Revamped by Wingah reviews
When a new human falls into the Underground, he hopes with all he has that Frisk will be good. Oh yeah, and he freaks out a lot. (A revamp of the Original WingahTale) (Cover Art made by Joe-Hoe)
Undertale - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 28 - Words: 25,476 - Reviews: 56 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 2/24/2018 - Published: 1/3/2017 - Frisk, OC, Sans
It's not my fault I got stuck in the Underground by zeedmillenniummon reviews
During a vacation. Tomoko finds herself falling into a cave after getting lost on a hike. While trying to get out, she instead finds herself on a adventure that seemed to come straight out of a anime or video game. Will the dysfunctional teen succeed in finding a way home?
Crossover - Watashi ga Motenai no wa Dou Kangaete mo Omaera ga Warui! & Undertale - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 6 - Words: 42,212 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 1/30/2018 - Published: 6/5/2016 - Tomoko K., Sans, Flowey
A Certain Ten Year Anniversary Celebration by Sargent Crash reviews
(HIATUS)The whole cast of ToAru characters gather in Academy City to celebrate (14)? years. From past to new, everyone has their own little adventure during this celebration. A collection of gatherings and events that would never be possible in canon. With perverts, Tsukommis, forgotten characters abound, was is really a good idea to pile all these characters in one place?
Toaru Majutsu no Index/とある魔術の禁書目録 - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 8 - Words: 19,665 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 1/8/2018 - Published: 4/8/2014
The UNIFICATION Project by anand891996 reviews
Touma Kamijou and Misaka Mikoto caused the failure of the sisiters project with their actions. How will the City react? What is the purpose behind the creation of Academy city? AU past SISTERS saga, more detailed summary inside. Going to have lots of blurry lines. Revised and reuploaded.
Toaru Majutsu no Index/とある魔術の禁書目録 - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Adventure - Chapters: 5 - Words: 16,960 - Reviews: 60 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 65 - Updated: 11/30/2017 - Published: 11/26/2016 - Accelerator, Mikoto M., Tōma K., OC
Devils and Divine by Dis Lexic reviews
When I was struck by lightning on the way to work, the very last thing I expected was to end up like a character from my favorite Anime. Of course, unlike him I've ended up, not in a fantasy world, but instead in another awesome Anime...where God is supposedly dead. This...is going to suck...(SI)
High School DxD/ハイスクールD×D - Rated: M - English - Supernatural - Chapters: 9 - Words: 26,440 - Reviews: 173 - Favs: 830 - Follows: 943 - Updated: 11/8/2017 - Published: 10/25/2017 - [T. Koneko, OC]
Frisk x Reader: You Don't Hate me? by BazookaUniverse reviews
You met Frisk one fateful snowy day and now you found yourself slowly falling in love. There is one problem. You are Linda's kid. (Yes, Linda from the PTA) How could two polar opposites end up falling in love? Also this isn't perverted or anything, the reader is the same age as Frisk. (Ech my summaries suck JUST TAKE A CHANCE ON ME!) Rated T for some mild cursing
Undertale - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 34 - Words: 63,225 - Reviews: 615 - Favs: 295 - Follows: 302 - Updated: 10/12/2017 - Published: 4/14/2016 - Frisk, OC, Sans, Toriel
Hoping for Determination by BadDRUMMERboy15 reviews
New beginnings are easy to find, we just don't always see them. First time I found one it was life changing. I was ready to just give up. I didn't know, but I had called for help... and everyone came. Maybe it was for the best. If this is my new start, I'll make sure to make it last. (Cover Art made by Underfan) (Read the inside for more)
Undertale - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 58 - Words: 211,811 - Reviews: 232 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 79 - Updated: 7/17/2017 - Published: 6/13/2016 - Frisk, Asriel, OC, Chara - Complete
A Certain Aeon of Conflict by Maderfole reviews
Picking up shortly after Daihasei, a new and epic storyline begins that will vastly expand the Index/Railgun story world. To be an immense fic by an experienced author. Touma x Mikoto pairing, all in good time. See first chapter for expanded notes on premise.
Toaru Majutsu no Index/とある魔術の禁書目録 - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 19 - Words: 222,094 - Reviews: 100 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 93 - Updated: 6/26/2017 - Published: 6/13/2015
How magic twist lives by Cyber dragonarmy reviews
After WW3 Misaka Mikoto is in tears because she thinks Touma is death. After she learns the truth about his past and that he is alive, she decides she is going to help, but she might get more then she bargained for. later down the line it's going to include action.
Toaru Majutsu no Index/とある魔術の禁書目録 - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 16,691 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 32 - Updated: 6/11/2017 - Published: 5/15/2017 - Index L. P., Mikoto M., Tōma K.
A Certain Lousy Clone by Densky Time reviews
As the result of Academy City's latest attempt at cloning level five espers, Taysuke Tokuda is quite a lousy excuse for a clone of the most powerful espers in the world.
Toaru Majutsu no Index/とある魔術の禁書目録 - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 11 - Words: 15,870 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 5/15/2017 - Published: 8/21/2015 - Accelerator, Index L. P., Mikoto M., Tōma K.
Total Drama: Class is in Session by ZeusHasSpoken reviews
-SEASON 2 is here: [/s/11835307/1/Total-Drama-Fame-Games]- This series will follow characters created by fans during a high school themed competition, hosted by none other than Chris McLean and the loyal Chef Hatchet. Each episode will end with a beloved character getting the boot.
Total Drama series - Rated: T - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 23 - Words: 79,244 - Reviews: 110 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 3/27/2016 - Published: 1/11/2016 - Complete
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Total Drama Island:Hetalia Edition reviews
Total drama Series but what if 22 of The Nations Instead of Our 22 Favorite contestants... (DISCONTINUED:ch 5 tells why)
Crossover - Total Drama series & Hetalia - Axis Powers - Rated: T - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 16,215 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 3/24/2018 - Published: 10/11/2016
Total Drama Island? reviews
What if instead of the 22 Contestants we know from TDI...It was instead the 13 Contestants From TDRI? {Discontinued}
Total Drama series - Rated: T - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,150 - Reviews: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/20/2018
Little Birdie reviews
After another fight with Prussia,Hungary finds herself trying get away from an annoyingly,cute bird whose name is...Gilbird isn't it? was one-shotbut might become two or three-shot! Some characters may be OOC
Hetalia - Axis Powers - Rated: K - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 995 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 12/1/2016 - Published: 10/10/2016 - Hungary, Prussia - Complete
A XY valentimes day reviews
its valentimes day in the pokemon world! but its not a good day for others...
Pokémon - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 619 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/29/2016