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Joined 07-14-17, id: 9468733, Profile Updated: 08-09-20
Author has written 4 stories for Pokémon.

Howdy! I'm TheG0AT.

I'm a student at Texas A&M University and a writer who stays on the grind and writes for fun. I write stories for Pokemon Mystery Dungeon, a branch of Pokemon with emotionally-riveting games that I feel don't get the amount of fanfare they deserve.

Like most people, I am subject to the human nature of laziness and thus consistent updating is difficult. I'm at a point in life where free time is becoming more sparse than it ever has been, so bear with me as I try to get writing done. Regardless, I try to maintain a schedule of one chapter a month. Don't quote me on that though—it depends on what I'm writing and where in the story it is.

As far as what I have planned, I've got a couple of one-shots in production that I write on when taking a break from Gravity of Perspective. Me and a friend (Shadow of Antioch) have a collaboration in mind as well.

I also have a post-game sequel planned to follow Gravity of Perspective, which is where I plan to pretty much abandon the game's narrative in the wake of an entirely original one that I've been wanting to put together ever since I started writing my story.


Kxbr88m — this is the join code to join my Gravity of Perspective discord! It’s a chill place where I occasionally drop progress reports on how new chapters are coming along, as well as a place readers and writers can chat about the story or about other Pokémon stuff.

RdpvPg3 — this is the join code for PMD Writers United, a discord server for PMD writers and readers! I’ve been there since it began in 2017, and since then, it’s been a great place for motovation and meeting new authors.


Shoutouts:

Shadow of Antioch — Shadow is my primary beta reader (as of GoP Chapter 31) and the guy that constantly bugs me to stop procrastinating and work on my story. We constantly take part in lighthearted competition, and as a result we've made each other a whole lot better. Shadow is a class personified individual and deserves a lot of credit for the work he's put into his own story. Expect some collaboration projects from us in the future.

Will_1231 — Will and I consult each other often about our respective stories. He’s done a lot to help me build the community of PMD fanfiction discord servers that we spend a lot of our time on, and he’s a diligent member of the fandom.

ExplosiveTurkey — Turkey's become a major confidant of mine and a great friend. Check his story out; he hasn't published much yet but it's already pretty brilliant.

Mimiga — I owe Mimiga a lot of the motivation it took to begin writing GoP. I admire his writing style and I often find myself trying to emulate the emotional weight in his words. If you're looking for a good 70k words of suspenseful romance, check out his story Ears.

Raneko_chan — I first read her story The Time the Sky was Dark several years before I ever really got into fanfiction. I was captivated by the idea that there could be something more that expanded beyond what the video games had to offer. When I finally got into writing fanfiction, I drew a lot of inspiration from her story.

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The Alola Pokedex by The Vulture Queen reviews
A guide to the capture, care and keeping of the pokemon of Alola. Contains references to reproduction, anatomy and violence par for the course in an Animal Planet documentary or a biology textbook. Mutually canonical with "Broken Things."
Pokémon - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 90 - Words: 278,223 - Reviews: 73 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 57 - Updated: 1h - Published: 6/2/2018 - Rotom
Do Psychic-Type Pokemon Dream of Electric Sheep? by SparklingEspeon reviews
[PMD] Espurr woke up in the middle of the woods without any memory of how she got there. Seeking sanctuary in a secluded village with only a gaggle of children and a hyperactive fennekin for company, it falls to her to get to the bottom of the strange events affecting the entire world... before the dark forces stalking her catch up. Based on the character of "Espurr" from PSMD.
Pokémon - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Horror - Chapters: 38 - Words: 311,999 - Reviews: 91 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 76 - Updated: 9/13 - Published: 9/10/2019 - Zoroark, Fennekin/Fokko, Espurr
Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Agents of Fate by Shamekeeper12 reviews
A devastating ambush leaves an expedition in dire straits. The survivors—already rivalrous—are divided over whether to continue their mission or turn back. With the enemy preparing their annihilation, a reluctant explorer must take charge and unite them for the desperate battle ahead. A PMD tale.
Pokémon - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Tragedy - Chapters: 2 - Words: 11,311 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 3/27 - Published: 8/16/2019 - Quilava/Magmarashi, Furret/Ootachi
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Canon Breakage by ExplosiveTurkey reviews
What happens when you find yourself thrown into a game you recognize well? You alter canon in your favor, of course. What happens when that canon is already altered? You improvise, naturally. A retelling of Explorers of Sky.
Pokémon - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 59,931 - Reviews: 79 - Favs: 129 - Follows: 181 - Updated: 10/16/2020 - Published: 11/5/2017 - Riolu, Treecko/Kimori
Lost Together by Baroness-Faron reviews
Over three hundred years after the events of PMD2 Explorers of Sky, Darkrai emerges from his time travel, his memory wiped clean. This could be the second chance he never asked for. (Eventual Hero/Darkrai. Past-Hero/Partner.)
Pokémon - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 28,406 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 31 - Updated: 9/20/2018 - Published: 9/16/2018 - [Darkrai, Ninetales/Kyukon] Cresselia, Delcatty/Enekororo - Complete
Ambiguity by MonMinou reviews
Because waking up as a Pokemon with no memories whatsoever is harder than it seems to be. Especially if you're a four-legged Pokemon. (Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon, but with more of a realistic twist)
Pokémon - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,260 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 9 - Published: 8/30/2016 - Nuzleaf/Konohana, Fennekin/Fokko
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Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gravity of Perspective reviews
[PMD; PSMD] Leave your sanity at the door for this one. The world is on a winding crash-course with the sun. An unseen force is corrupting Pokemon from the inside-out, their very spirits reduced to ashes. Thrown into the chaos, a paranoid Snivy must discover his identity again while grappling with the darkness around him—and within.
Pokémon - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 37 - Words: 251,304 - Reviews: 212 - Favs: 169 - Follows: 200 - Updated: 6/14/2020 - Published: 7/18/2017 - Snivy/Tsutarja, Fennekin/Fokko, Espurr
El Diablo: The Big Red Lucario reviews
What if I wrote a gruesome badfic—an absolute affront to God—and published it? ...Nahh that would be crazy... right? I mean, I guess I'd do it if you wanted me too... no jk jk, I would never do that, hahahaa... unless?
Pokémon - Rated: M - English - Parody/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 3,542 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 10/25/2019 - Published: 10/17/2019 - Lucario, Gardevoir/Sirknight
Why Ash Quit Pokemon reviews
You either die a hero, or live long enough to see yourself become the villain. A short story illustrating the bizarre situation plaguing the Pokémon fandom.
Pokémon - Rated: K+ - English - Parody/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,370 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 3 - Published: 5/4/2019 - Complete
Cotangent reviews
A tale of two hoes. (Non-canon Gravity of Perspective oneshot. Crack.) Strong suggestive themes.
Pokémon - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,032 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/26/2018 - Snivy/Tsutarja, Fennekin/Fokko, Espurr - Complete
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