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Blood and Honor: Fallout

Blood and Honor: Fallout

Original Action Adventure Fantasy LitRPG Short Story Male Lead Magic Profanity Gore Traumatising content GameLit High Fantasy

So you know my friends story, you know Kevin Jones AKA, Jacob Longstrider. I am Jerrod, or Darren Shadowstep. I owe Kevin a lot, you see he doesn't know this but he saved my ass while we were in the military. So those kind of debts get paid in blood or bullets. The only problem is he is stuck between worlds right now with one chance at survival. They thing is, if word gets out that he is gone, the whole Empire he built will blow up...So a few of us got to work our asses off to protect what he has built and keep him safe, because if he dies for real...no one will survive that fallout. 

Authors Note* This is a spin-off story and is not a required read, but will be related and mentioned once Blood and Honor: Ascension starts

Adventurer

Adventurer

Original Action Adventure Fantasy LitRPG Reincarnation Male Lead Non-Human lead Magic GameLit

Dice rolls, quests, and intriguing characters are only the tip of the spear. The Adventurer series includes playable game mechanics, maps, and more!

 

Thrust into a world governed by tabletop RPG rules, Cire must survive an onslaught of wondrous and horrific challenges. His peculiar racial mix, high charisma, and talent for turning negative situations sideways might just be the tools he needs to succeed, or they could be his ruin.

 

He wasn’t chosen by the gods. He wasn’t granted unique or powerful skills. He definitely wasn’t gifted good fortune. With a motley band of friends, remote starting location, and questionable prospects will Cire be able to make his way in the world?

To Otto

To Otto

Original Drama Fantasy Romance Female Lead Magic War and Military

On my way back home, you lingered like a ghost in front of me and I followed you into the bookstore...

These are the journal entries of Adelheid Meyer, a magier soldier of Auschwind Empire. 

Author's notes: Not much to say except I hope people don't mind short chapters. Will update at least once a week or more depending on my real life work/study schedule. I don't know how this journal style novel's going to turn out, given that the genre is drama/fantasy/romance/military with a drizzle of magic. 

Justice

Justice

Original Action Adventure Fantasy Tragedy Martial Arts Supernatural Male Lead Secret Identity Magic Profanity Gore Dungeon Mythos War and Military

In a land not far away, the land of dragons, a land where humans strive to survive. All humans hate the dragons, all but a select few. The Dragon Knights, born with the power of the dragons, powers passed down from father to child, sworn protecters of the dragons. Laika Shoto knew nothing of his unexpected fate.

Walk of 99

Walk of 99

Original Adventure Fantasy Sci-fi Mystery Portal Fantasy / Isekai Male Lead Magic Gore Traumatising content High Fantasy

The shack is all that SIlas has known for the past ten years of his life. His younger brother Fredrick doesn't even remember life before the shack or before the fall.

The shack is all they have known until they discover something that breaks conduct 99, the only conduct that states, "Don't enter a vault under ANY circumstance!" That is if you could find one...

 

 

Reap the Heavens!

Reap the Heavens!

Original Action Adventure Fantasy Martial Arts Male Lead Gore Xianxia High Fantasy

One step to reap the man

One step to reap the earth

And one step... to reap the heavens!

Cheaters Always Win (REVAMPED)

Cheaters Always Win (REVAMPED)

Original Action Adventure Comedy Fantasy LitRPG Portal Fantasy / Isekai Male Lead Strong Lead Anti-Hero Lead Strategy Profanity High Fantasy

Chester Everheart was a trickster. A conman, scam artist and a thief. However, such a dishonest lifestyle came with consequences; dangerous ones. When his antics end up leaving him dead, Chester wakes up in a forest. Left on his own in unknown lands, Chester is happy to crawl his way to the top in a world of magic and monsters.

The tale of Chester the Cheater has begun.

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This is a revamped, rewritten version of my original story, Cheaters Always Win. Many events in this story may not be in the original, and some of the plot may be adjusted to better fit the narrative. Updates are weekly-biweekly, and chapters are around 2-4k words in length. 

ENJOY!

Big Brain Plays

Big Brain Plays

Original Drama Psychological Short Story Anti-Hero Lead Male Lead Strategy

A collection of short stories about random everyday big brain plays in my life.

Many legends are to be had by the biggest of brains. Feel free to share your big brain stories in the comments my fellow big brainers.

My Shinobi Academia: Rising

My Shinobi Academia: Rising

Fan Fiction Action Adventure Male Lead Martial Arts Supernatural Fan Fiction

In a world of ninja, Izuku has no talent for ninjutsu or genjutsu, and his taijutsu is lacking, at best. If his chakra won't flow, his career as a shinobi is over before it begins. But by inheriting a special kekkei genkai from the new Ninja Academy teacher, Toshinori Sensei, Izuku's taijustu ability increases greatly. Does he have a splendid ninja inside him after all?

Heretical dungeon

Heretical dungeon

Original Action Fantasy LitRPG Reincarnation Non-Human lead Magic Strategy Profanity Sexual Content Gore Traumatising content

A new dungeon is born in Gregantair, a fantasy world with monsters, magic, gods, and demons.

However this dungeon didn't even let the gods finish explaining its purpose before telling them to @#$% off.

Our lead as some dungeons do has partial memories of a past life, but they are incomplete. Our dungeon may not completely understand who they are, but has no intentions of letting things like fate, reason, or overwhelming differences in power dictate his life.

 

I am rather busy irl at the moment, so expect infrequent updates.

S(uper)H(ero)A(cademy)

S(uper)H(ero)A(cademy)

Original Action Sci-fi School Life Supernatural Female Lead Secret Identity Profanity Super Heroes

In Alex Jameson’s world, everyone knows superheroes exist. They’re seen on TV; they save downtown regularly; her mother makes insurance claims over them. Yet, all Alex wants is a job as an English Teacher. When shereceives an offer from an illustrious boarding school, it feels too good to be true…and it is.

Shortly after arriving, Alex finds out that it’s a school for superheroes—and has a superhero-only staff policy. Shehas two options: quit her first job in months or break the law and siguise herself as a hero. She chooses the latter.

The Necromancer

The Necromancer

Original Adventure Comedy Fantasy LitRPG Sci-fi Virtual Reality Harem Male Lead Strong Lead Magic Strategy Profanity Sexual Content Gore Traumatising content

In the year of 2020, Virtual reality has been released, and the newest game released was Rise of Legends. Otherwise known as RL. Troy, a young man at the age of 19, was, like so many others, extremely excited for the game. He knew exactly what he wanted to play...

 

First book, be kind, if you won't be kind, tell me why, and most of all, have fun.

warnings: Swearing, Harem, gore, Weird things, Maybe sadness, Over powered MC, and more.

Aw Cluck

Aw Cluck

Original Action Adventure Comedy Fantasy LitRPG Reincarnation Portal Fantasy / Isekai Male Lead Non-Human lead Magic Profanity Gore

Grover had been battling his sickness for a long time, and he was ready to find peace in the afterlife. Unfortunately, when he opens his eyes for the first time after death, he realizes he's inside an egg! What the cluck?

 

Join Grover as he discovers his place in the pecking order of this new world. He may be winging it, but he certainly knows you've gotta break a few eggs to make an omelet.

The Last Cowboy

The Last Cowboy

Original Action Adventure Fantasy Contemporary Cyberpunk Male Lead Profanity

Virtual reality in a wild west game takes a dangerous turn.

Let Me Dream

Let Me Dream

Original Action Adventure Female Lead Multiple Lead Characters Magic Profanity High Fantasy Urban Fantasy

A submission for the prompt contest here: www.deviantart.com/journals/de… Might have gone a bit overboard, but eh, inspiration. One day I want to make a proper novel of this world, these characters, and this general premise. ^^;

Heaven's Demon

Heaven's Demon

Original Action Adventure Fantasy Reincarnation Martial Arts Male Lead Gore Xianxia High Fantasy

Our protagonist, right before reaching godhood had his clan and family murdered before his eyes right before himself. Right before his soul was vanquished, it was sucked away by a mysterious power?

Waking up in the body of a young boy, this is his journey to get revenge and to reach the apex!

"My image will be Heaven's image and my will, will be Heaven's will!"

The Storyteller

The Storyteller

Original Fantasy Historical Supernatural Strong Lead Non-Human lead Magic Anti-Hero Lead Low Fantasy Urban Fantasy Mythos

My own take on the world's history, fused with some supernatural/fantasy elements. Disclaimer: This story is a work of fiction, although I will be putting a lot of "historical figures" as a character sooner or later. Any resemblance to historical events is entirely fictional. This work is NOT an accurate portrayal of my perspective/point of views. Warning: This work contains stuff that some people will undoubtedly find offensive since I will be taking some shots at various widely debatable subjects such as religion, politics, etc. Proceed at your own risk, you have been warned. 

Valdarus Burning

Valdarus Burning

Original Adventure Fantasy Female Lead High Fantasy Magic

Kywen and Sundeera are nexum, soul bonded, and they have their hearts set upon finding the rumored second Scroll of Fulminnas. They live on the southern tip of the enormous continent of Hindar, in a society that has enjoyed centuries of peace due to the Treaty of Jaliff, agreed to by all clans after the destruction of the Black Vortex. Sundeera has just returned from a season of Inaru training while Kywen has suddenly made plans to bid the secretive Wiovan Order at the Collaboration, a festival created to encourage young men and women to bid for appreticeships to previously opposing clans. Neither young woman is aware of the growing discontent surrounding them, but a chance encounter with the second heir to Watcher of Clans leads the girls into a whirlwind of adventure and danger, threatening not only their lives but everyone in Hindar. 

The Outcast

The Outcast

Original Action Adventure Mystery

What if i told you everything you thought was true was all but a lie~

Magic Not included

Magic Not included

Original Adventure Fantasy LitRPG Portal Fantasy / Isekai Male Lead Magic GameLit High Fantasy Dungeon

Gram, an IT worker find himself transported to another world. Using his limited abilities, he helps a party of adventurers seeks out different relics, that to him look like ordinary objects.