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Have you ever started reading a story, only for it to get ruthlessly dropped by the author? How many unfinished epics have you endured? How many worlds have you been forced to unwillingly extricate yourself from? Stories were meant to be finished, and they were meant to be finished properly

And that is why Writers to The End has launched “The Pledge;” a concerted effort by the WriTE community to encourage authors to finish their stories, and to discourage authors from leaving their fans hanging. All the stories listed below have made it through our rigorous vetting procedures and are bound by our iron-clad policies (as listed here), all so that you could read them with the assurance that they will be finished!

Important Note: You do not need to sign the pledge to join WriTE and you do not need to join WriTE to sign the pledge.

If you want to read a story, click on a picture below and dive right in! 

Pledged Fictions

Queen of Devouring

By CorpseDead

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Do you fear shadows? Elena was born of shadows. Although her name means exactly the opposite of it, is there a shadow without a bright sun? But she soon had to find out that there was an apocalypse, and she was supposed to be the evil monster against the humans. The humans, who were mere mortals not long before her birth. Little did anyone know that she is a legendary creature, who had nothing to do with the apocalypse.

What is the reason behind the apocalypse? That is something everyone would like to know. There is a reason for her birth, which must stay a secret. Can she grow to reach that goal or will she fall? Will she find her own goals as well or she has no way to stop before her final destination? Follow her blood and manipulation filled path to find it out.

Nighthunter

By SJ Reaver

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Reality shifts and Alexa finds herself trapped in a world far more dark and deadly than the one she knows. Her new body is stronger and faster, and she feels a connection to the magic around her, but it may not be enough to protect the scattered remnants of humanity she comes across.

Everybody Loves Large Chests

By Exterminatus
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Large chests are said to encompass all manner of hopes and dreams. Men covet them. Women envy them. But one fact holds true - everyone wants to get their hands on some big ones.

The same holds true for one intrepid adventurer - a strapping young lad by the name of Himmel. Armed with his grandfather’s trusty long-sword and the dream of being the strongest, he sets out on the journey of a lifetime! It is sure to be a long and dangerous road, fraught with danger! And it all starts with a simple test - reach Level 5 in the dungeon called the ‘newbie zone’ and earn the right to become a full-fledged adventurer!

However, such things get hopelessly derailed when his adolescent mind beholds an exposed chest for the first time. A fateful meeting that would inevitably lead his life in a direction he never even dreamed of!

Lone, The Wanderer

By Lone
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Nine-to-five. The daily grind. Life. Painful years of school. Working as a slave for some undeserving corporate big-wig. The monotonous life of unemployment. We all experience this in one way or another, and we can all conclude one thing: it's dull.
Such a truth rings true even for the fabled Lone Immortus, a powerful nine-tailed Golden Foxkin. However, what would you do if your monotony was suddenly ground to a halt and you were thrown out of your comfort zone along with a young girl forgotten by time?
Perhaps you might have done things differently, been more organised, immediately died, gained control of the world in a matter of days, but this is Lone's tale, not yours.
Watching two insecure people struggle to survive and find their place in an unfamiliar land just might be enjoyable to witness. Who knows? One thing's for certain, it won't be an easy path for them to tread, and what could possibly be more entertaining than watching people endure hardships and grow?
I know of at least 8 Gods that would answer with, 'Absolutely nothing.'
I wonder. After seeing this journey from start to finish, how would you answer?

Shovels In Spades

By Lone
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We all have dreams of becoming powerful, becoming the cool mage that rules the world, becoming the dashing rogue who steals the entire treasury of a Kingdom, or perhaps, the valiant knight whose prowess on the battlefield is unmatched by all. 
However, when the apocalypse strikes, you can only use what you have at your disposal, be that guns, baseball bats, your fists, or maybe, just maybe, shovels.
One young man who goes by the name of Darenzo has just had his world altered into one that is now the focal point of some sort of experiment.
Just at the end of his shift in the recycling centre, a worldwide announcement was made, that not only changed Darenzo's life, but also the lives of all of the Earth's inhabitants.
Can Darenzo survive and thrive in this changed world? Or will his growing madness best him? The answers to these question can only be revealed with time.


Valley of Titans' Tales

By Mech

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In a realm of fantasy, filled with great wonders but also dangers, the Gods and Goddesses’ mortal creations: Humans, High Elves, Amanis, Barakas, Castanics, Elins, and Poporis, blinded by their own nature and desires,are tied in a cruel wheel of destiny, as darkness and corruption prowl the realm to corrupt and deform them to the point of no return.
Their short-sighted ideals and racial barriers led to long, constant wars, destroying all possibilities for peace. And when they finally realized their tremendous mistakes, they could no longer undo them, no matter how much they tried, and slowly fell into the crude gears of destiny. Except, when all hope had been extinguished and all possible solutions were swept away by the hands of darkness, an unknown black-haired magician bestowed another chance to this realm overwhelmed by the darkness, by turning back the hands of time.
After time rewinded, opportunities revealed themselves. The next step needed to save the realm was for someone to take ahold of those opportunities.
But…none remembered even a sliver of the bleak future, mildly drawing near to them like a spider closing in a helpless prey.
Will they be able to change the bleak future? Or will history repeat itself again, as if destiny itself is taking charge?

I've Been Summoned as a Hero ...I'm a God Though

By Oinos
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Tyche, Lakshmi, Budai, Caishen, Fortuna, Laima, Ekeko, Rundas, they are just some of the names humans have given me on Earth. I bring fortune and luck. I govern chance and possibility. I am the personification of the phenomena that rule over matter on a quantum level.

...and right now I'm on a vacation to enjoy human food around the world, or I was, as someone decided to summon me to another world and stick the "hero" title to me. This new world seems a lot like the games that appeared on Earth in the last decades, so I'm just going to enjoy it for a while.

Sorcery in Boston

By RubyCona

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The timid daughter of some of the greatest spellcasters ever to have lived has found herself in another world, courtesy of magic gone awry. In Boston, Massachusetts, in the year 1935, she finds some kind souls in a hard era. In the heart of the Great Depression, as war looms around the corner, she seeks to find her place, and must come to terms with both who she is and what she truly desires.

Alea Ludo

By Law Vinson
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Flawvinson%2Fa...bEkPAk.jpgTroy Ambrose is a man that is no stranger to anguish and tragedy. The only solace he has left in his life is a small-time bar where he works as a bartender with his benefactor—Gideon Maynard. However, his life of solitude takes a drastic twist of fate when the IRS threaten to foreclose on the bar in a matter of two weeks, unless he can accumulate three hundred and twenty-five thousand dollars.

Ambrose swears to gather the money through any means necessary—no matter what the cost. Fortunately, his chance to save the bar presents itself in the form of a man by the name of Tanet—a mysterious individual that offers Ambrose one million dollars. To obtain the money, Ambrose must participate in a survival game inside of the facility of entertainment—Serendipity—where dreams and desires are realized by those that fight for them.

However, he must face off against eleven other people. Only one can leave with the grand prize of one million dollars. In a game where money and lives are on the line, how far is everyone willing to go to win?


Hidden Forge: Lucem Ac Tenebras

by AstralTempest

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 For Ian Hayes, your average 26-year-old security guard, waking up on time for work is his toughest daily challenge. He’s just an average security guard, but what happens when his life becomes anything but?

When a mysterious portal appears in his bedroom one morning, he dives right in and discovers a new world. However, not everything is as it seems in this beautiful world. Although he devotes himself to achieving his ultimate goal of becoming an incredibly powerful blacksmith, many things can go awry.
As worlds begin to collide, what will become of poor Ian?



The Inquisitor Saga

By Venior
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Troley, a young and eager boy, lived a mundane life as a farmhand, working the field and growing the same crops each year. Life was simple and yet boring. That was until a band of exhausted knights came charging in through the village with a horrible declaration. The King was dead, murdered the very night which the country had held a celebration for peace. 
With the King dead, a now dangerously hostile country marches on their borders. A plot for the throne occurs. All the while, an unfound assassin is hunted.

Join Troley as he learns of the dangers of the world, while also discovering some of the greatest treasures hidden throughout the countryside.


 

Displaced

By IrateRapScallion
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Scyria was a harsh world, where death came swiftly for the weak and foolish alike, but it was stable.  Societies matured, knowledge improved, and slowly, one tiny step at a time, life got better.  As tough as the world could be, the people of Scyria could at least look forward to the fact that each upcoming year would be a little better than the last.

Then they showed up: people from another world, thrown into this one for reasons that neither they nor the natives of the realm can discern.  This is the story of these trespassers, and the people of Scyria, as their arrival sunders the fragile order and plunges the world into a chaos unlike any it has ever seen.



Flow

By KayL
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Jessica is a young peasant who has worked in her family’s fields for her entire life. Recent events have increased the burden resting on her family’s shoulders, but she retains her free and unbridled personality. That day, however, her path crosses with circumstances beyond the control of most beings.



The Chalice Quartet

By Forest Green
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Alpine Gray is a wizard with a dead-end job, a loveless marriage, and terrible friends.  Due to a slight emotional outburst, Al finds himself being blackmailed.  His task is to steal a chalice from the shop down the street.  Only, when he does finally manage to loot the item, he realizes that he cannot give it to his blackmailer and he cannot stay in his city anymore.

The chalice is a deitic artifact, a magical item created by the gods with certain intent.  This one binds four people together for one year.

Alpine meets Anladet, a half-elven baerd, Telbarisk, a grivven, and Raulin Kemor, a trirec in the weeks following.  And while he's pleased to join the first two in company, Raulin is another matter.  With no choice, they are forced to follow and aid Raulin as he fulfills his paid contracts to assassinate, spy, or steal from various members of the Gheny public.

At first, this seems like a miserable situation for all involved.  Alpine and Raulin can't stand one another and bicker constantly.  Alpine can't let Raulin be about his profession and his choices.  And though unpleasant, the real problem is revealed: the quartet has one year to treat each other as brothers or else they will all die.



Magikind

By georgebakerson123
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Fgeorgebaker...Y8kPAk.jpgThe third millennia, a time of change and evolution. An era, where people, through countless generations, have evolved strange powers and abilities.
Through several centuries of selective breeding, these beings, known as mages, have become part of the very foundations of society. However, some refused to change or adapt. They believed in purity and refused to interbreed with magikind. Known as the manush, they were a rarity among society.
Now, in the fifth millennia, the manush are thought extinct. With magikind ruling the world, a three-way war grips society. In these uncertain times, a manush called Gin, will herald a new era for all Magikind.
 
A story of how man could realistically evolve while still pushing boundaries.

2 WORLDS

By kurorin
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When our timeline ended the Cold War, this world instead continued it. While we pushed out the Macintosh, this world instead destroyed the Soviet nuclear arsenal. Where we saw 9/11, they saw celebrations of three years since the Cold War's end.
Tan Wei Ming is a 25 year old Japanese Singaporean who lives in and hopes his interviews will finally get him a job. But on that day, the 5th of July 2020, he walks out to find destruction everywhere. And the destruction wasn't perpetrated by an army - but by soveriegn nations from a magical medival world. Finding himself pushed into the SAF, he becomes one of the first people to see this new world, which becomes known as Terra.
But, this world; behind the magical stories and the wonders it possesses, has dark secrets behind its conception. As Wei travels through the world by abduction and liberation, he and a motely crew become the sole witnesses to truths bogged down by politics, ideology, and plain unbearableness.
This is the story of two worlds.


Supervillain

By ginobi47
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The world is broken and rotten.
It's supposed defenders are too weak willed to do what is neccessary.
It's leaders are too corrupt to care for those beneath them
If they wont fix this world, then I will!
I will make the world a better place ..... by any means neccessary!

Orc Lord

By docemoon145
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A young woman just starting out in life is killed tragically in a car accident. However, she soon regains consciousness as a baby in a fantasy world. But... she's an Orc?!

It would be good if she could just enjoy her new life quietly, but the young woman has a meddlesome personality that can't help but aim for better things. But how will she fare as a member of a monster tribe in a fantasy world?

The Dao of Magic

By alkaliho
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Here I am, sitting on a mountain so far away from civilisation it might as well be the godforsaken arse of the world, about to ascend. Can't wait to leave this crapfest of a planet... Turns out that the higher ups decided that an unaffiliated rogue like me is too big of a risk to let run around free.
Seems like this entire cultivation world is a late stage capitalist money making machine for the powers that be in the higher realms, and me stealing the good loot in front of their descendants and sect disciples noses finally pissed them off enough to take action.
First, they sent all the sect masters and hidden dao protectors to off me - which failed, obviously. Heh, afterwards they simply bitch slapped me out of their universe though.
That is interesting and all, but I just woke up in a valley watching some critters murder each other while trying not to freak out about how bad it smells here.

Soo… where the fuck am I? Why is that deer fighting a feathery squirrel? Why am I teaching this baby rabbit saved from a cannibalistic mother how to kick beings in the face with the power of qi


The Storm King

By warden1207
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Leon and his father, Artorias, are the last remaining scions of a once powerful and illustrious family of lightning mages.  After barely surviving an attack that destroyed their home fifteen years ago, they now live in the dangerous Northern Vales, a desolate wilderness far away from civilization.  But those who want them dead are strong, patient, and relentless, and it is only a matter of time before they find the two they seek..


Again

By Mark Norrish
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In a strange world, it seems that the most important things are perspective, resourcefulness, and friendship, but often, persistence is the key. When things seem impossible, sometimes the only option is to try again.


The Dungeon Calls for a Sage

By docemoon145
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Archimedes was the ego behind one of the most powerful dungeons ever created. He grew and developed his halls, filling them with powerful monsters and beasts, over the course of thousands of years. He was a grand structure of ten thousand floors which even heroes had failed to defeat.
However, an Evil God had come from another world, calling himself the Demon King, and a party of heroes were sent to do battle with it. They were victorious in the end, and obtained enough strength to breeze through Archimedes' dungeon like it was nothing. Forseeing the end of his life, and realizing how pointless his pursuit of power had been, Archimedes destroyed himself to prevent the heroes from having the satisfaction. As an added bonus, his collapsing dungeon killed the hero party that had even defeated an Evil God.
Still, Archimedes felt despair that he had lived a worthless life as something as pitiful and futile as a dungeon. Sensing his regret and potential, the forces of the world presented Archimedes with the chance to start anew and live a more meaningful life. Thrilled and hopeful for the first time in eons, Archimedes accepted the offer, only to be reborn again as a dungeon core with not a single room or monster to his name.
Just what was the meaning of this?!
Archimedes wasn't smart enough to figure out what the voice of the world was thinking, so he was left with only one option: Somehow, he had to draw a Sage into his dungeon who could give the answers he sought.



Chronicles of the last Hermit

By 12thGod
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2F12thgod%2Fchr...J4kPAk.jpgWithin the land of the Far East, located at the end of the world, there exist numerous kingdoms and countries. The largest kingdom of all, Srivijaya, has its grip loosen due to political strife and internal wars. The land succumbs into turmoil where skirmishes exists almost everywhere.
 
Deep in the jungle, where travellers and merchants occasionally pass by along their way to another kingdom and country, a boy is born. He lives happily along his beautiful loving mother and father. He possesses no ambition except to marry his childhood friend, have babies and live a blissful life.
 
But blissful life was never his fate.
 
Read the story of a boy in his journey to become the final hermit in the land of the Far East.


Indistinct Instinct

By Reiders
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Freiders%2Find...ywOPAk.jpgLife and freedom. Those desperate desires that consume humanity. As Augustus starts playing Gods' Nature due to coincidence, he finds himself learning more about the world, the people he knows and himself. A thoughtful approach to virtual reality and the nature of life.

The Zone

By Typist Kid
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Ftypistkid%2Ft...VyWhwk.jpgA sci-fi story set in the 32nd century.
John had been lying dormant for two years. He was preparing. For something big. Something that would engulf the entirety of the galaxy.
But he knew it wouldn’t be enough. Whatever he did, it wouldn’t be enough. The Event was inevitable.
So he decided to live as much as he could before the Event. He decided to go big, and enrolled himself within the giant that is the Zi school.
But never did he ever think…


Greenskin

By Onyx2K
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Fonyx2k%2Fgree...Dol8wk.jpgIn the world of Kyros, great beasts lurk in the deeps. Legendary heroes slay dragons, demons and devils. Great nations vy for power against one another, thousands of men die at their lords, kings and emperors whims.
And within some unimportant cave within the Forest Of Veera, a goblin is born, just like any other of it's kind, plopped unceremoniously into this world with no knowledge or understanding of just what or who he is besides the basics for survival. This is the birth of the goblin Steal. This was the birth of a LEGEND(ary failure)
Greenskin will follow Steal and his 'friends' throughout Kyros, whether it be bumbling victories or fantastic failures.


The Ultimate Weapon

By Venge
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The weapon of choice is largely debated. Which weapon reigns supreme above all? Might it be a mighty sword, cleaving foes in halves with ease? An incredible staff, amplifying magic prowess to rain destruction from above? Many more mighty weapons exist, but our protagonist gives no damns about the standard weapons; he uses a hoe!

I Won't Kill Myself for the Second Time

By Erineko
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George Ruslan never had an easy life and when he was finally given a chance to start anew, in a new body, it didn't change much.
Of course, that was only true if we ignored a new supernatural aspect of the world, sadistic twin sister, dysfunctional family, cursed dolls, body hijacking red fog, 28th Demon of Reflection Votroadan, cheeky younger sister, placing his life at stake in bizarre challenges, silver-haired young girl forcing him to do her bidding and other addictive things he suddenly had to face.

There was even a naked goblin involved...

How was he to deal with all that when he couldn't even decide on the best way to reform his own rotten soul?


Adventures of an Old Dreamer

By TheEpicLotfi
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There once was a boy that lived in a village with no name in a remote corner of a province in a grand empire. Every villager had their place, and his was a shepherd's. Despite that, or perhaps because of it, the boy was an avid dreamer, yearning for adventure between each book he read.
Decades go by in the blink of an eye and the young boy grows into an old man, yet remains a shepherd, watching his flock live and die in an endless cycle of life.
Yet, the old man dreams on about adventure, never too old to indulge in his delusions.
One fateful night, however, his endless prayer gets answered. Two immortals fall from the sky, and from their corpses, the old man acquires the means to strength in order to adventure.
What does the world have in store for Lao Chen?


Gifted

By Ar2an
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Goldie had his whole life planned out for him. He worked in his father's shop day in and day out ever since he was little. Once his father passed, he vowed to become the greatest Merchant the town of Flousshire has ever seen!
He was well on his way towards achieving his lifelong dream, when it all came crashing down. However not all personal tragedies lead to a sad ending.
His life as an NPC was over. It was time move on to bigger and better things. It was time to make a name for himself, no matter the cost.
This is the start of his legend.


THE QUINTESSENCE CYCLE

By Terry C Simpson
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The nobility executed his mother. They treat his people like livestock. Now, they hunt him for his magic.

Young Keedar is a dreg, the lowest of the low, a descendant of a dead civilization. From 3 years old, his father has trained him in the art of soul magic, trained him for the day the guilds rebel, the day their people rise up, the day they reclaim what is theirs, the day of retribution.

That day has come.

The path to vengeance begins with Count Ainslen's son, Winslow. But can Keedar survive Ainslen's secret assassin, the Noble Houses' assault on his father's consortium of guilds, and the invasion of the most barbarous of enemies?

AEGIS OF THE GODS

By Terry C Simpson
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Death feeds life in Denestia. The world's power corrupts those who wield it. Magics and creatures long thought dead rise again.
In Ostania, the armies of the shade marches, leaving carnage in their wake. In Granadia, the ruling Tribunal maintains its stranglehold on its empire while bringing Ostania and the rest of the 'uncivilized' world to heel under the guise of 'enlightenment' even as the independent kingdoms reel before the shade's advance.
Caught in the middle are four:
Ryne Waldron, a living legend, driven near madness by his power and hunted by the Tribunal's assassins and the shade, struggles to defend a village he swore to protect.
Irmina Nagel, a Tribunal assassin bent on revenge, is sent to retrieve Ryne and must pass her final test even if it scars her for life.
Ancel Dorn, a gifted student at the cusp of his power's manifestation, has lost his way due to a love spurned, and now finds himself hunted by the shade and guided by a mysterious killer.
Galiana Calestis, a Teacher, a Tribunal leader, is burdened by past failures and must manipulate any in her way to see the Chronicles come to pass and save her people.
Between warring nations, vengeful leaders, magic and steel, myth and men, the fate of the world hangs in the balance. Who shall unite the kingdoms? Who can bring the world's power to heel? Who can walk the knife's edge of harmony? If none can, then Denestia is doomed.


A Snail's Wisdom

By amro4games
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Tasteless

By MrZombie
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Fmrzombie%2Fta...I0OAgo.jpgMy name is Haru Tashikawa. I lost my parents when I was a child. I don't remember them much, but I was told that they were real superheroes who possessed superpowers. After my parents' death, I was raised by my uncle and he was everything to me. He was the one who taught me all about life.

BUT THEY TOOK HIM AWAY AND NOW I'M GONNA HUNT THEM DOWN AND KILL EVERY SINGLE ONE OF THEM.

Oliver's Wishes

By GoryGaffner
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Fcorygaffner...yYXNwo.jpgThe story of an intrepid young man who is dumb as a box of rocks. He comes into contact with a genie's lamp and makes some amazingly ignorant wishes. As a side effect of one of his wishes his IQ is improved, and the gravity of the situation he has created finally dawns on him. He has to embrace what he has done and make the best of it.

The Minotaur Paladin

By l nimbus
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Flnimbus%2Fthe...b0kAo%3D.jpgGarok, a Minotaur, is summoned to modern day Earth from another world...right into the middle of an apocalypse.
His purpose ? To be a Boss Monster.
But Garok is a [Cleric], and decides to the Pit with all that.
Giving whoever put him here a giant middle finger, he goes right back to doing what he does best, kicking Undead ass and helping people.

Classmancers - A MOBA Esport Story

By DarkClaymore
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Fdarkclaymor...-PT5gk.jpgYuel’s life changes when Classmancers rolls into his life, a MOBA video game that’s growing into an official sport. Even with the fitness of a slug, he can finally enjoy a team sport to the fullest!

Unfortunately, the joy is short-lived. None of his peers take the game as seriously and his ruthless tactics only further discourage them from playing.

Fed up with playing alone in the game’s toxic online mode, he sets out to find like-minded teammates. That’s when he meets Lars, an energetic goof with godlike mechanical skill. With Yuel’s brains and Lars’s brawn, they form a dynamic duo and aim for Classmancers’ pro scene.

But first, they must conquer the competitive scenes of middle school and high school. There, they’ll come face to face with the truth: they’re not the only talented players around.

Between Aegis, a leader who boasts absolute defense, and Athena, a fox who wraps enemies around her finger, many obstacles await Yuel and Lars on the thorny road to the top.


Birth of Mana

By Shou Kouyou
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Fshoukouyou%2F...zvgAo%3D.jpgResidents of the world today only know of the sky as a sheet of pure darkness. Alz is an elf who was separated from his parents at birth due to the village’s tradition. One day, Alz stumbles upon a relic from the past, learning about the world which once existed, where lights illuminated the skies. Inspired by this, the young Alz decided to go on an adventure, an adventure to explore the vast world he lived in.

Discover the world with Alz as he sets off on an adventure, experiencing many new encounters, and overcoming obstacles along the way as he slowly delved deeper into the truths behind the world.


Transition and Restart, book six: Secrets unveiling

By StenDuring
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Fstenduring%2F...H2PbAk.jpgThe secret of the arrivals. One that Ulf Hammargren had searched for since he became one of them but also one that was kept from the public.

As more secrets unveil he unwillingly accepts why they have to be kept hidden, but when Principal Kareyoshi starts hurting his friends Ulf is caught in a moral dilemma as Christina Agerman uses her fame to bring down anyone would harm those they love.


My sexy childhood friend returned and...

By CorpseDead
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Fcorpsedead%2F...byXQo%3D.jpgOn a fated day, on the first day of his third year in school, Seth ran into an old acquaintance. It didn’t take long for him to realise that it was his childhood friend, so he got close to her quickly, but there was a slight problem. The once small and cute girl turned into a tempting beauty, with a personality that was much to his liking, and as a result, his cold heart came upon a new kind of feeling, one he never felt before.
Unbeknownst to him, his childhood friend returned for a reason. Due to a small event, his childhood friend was forced to find a new lodging and being a gentleman, Seth offered the empty room in his family house.
But what could happen if two young people, full of desires, started living in the same house? Especially when one of them had a secret identity that would make the world go crazy if they believed the tale…


The Last Science

By Etzoli
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Fetzoli%2Fawak...S3LQgo.jpg"How did you do that?"
"Short answer? Magic is real."

 

Nestled deep in the forests of the Pacific Northwest, something is emerging. Kept in absolute secrecy, it seeps into a fading town, quietly shared from person to person. For Alden Bensen, a directionless high school graduate, this discovery could mean an escape from his empty existence. To Rachel DuValle, perpetually underestimated and dismissed by the world, magic represents a chance to become something much greater than herself. In the face of an unsuspecting world, their decisions shape the growth of a budding society discovering untold power. This potent force offers anyone the power to change humanity forever — or send it cascading into swift and total annihilation.


You're Kidding, Right?

By Faelix
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Ffaelix%2Fyour...0XkQo%3D.jpgThe life of an author isn't the most glamorous, and only the slightest bit stressful; however, no author would expect that they'd be dragged into their own work! Taking the guise of the most powerful entity in his story, this nap-loving author must adapt to his own world to survive... and hopefully see his old life once again. 


A saga of Alviona, a girl who would be known as Crimson Queen

By Aggregator
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Faggregator%2F...eskQo%3D.jpgMeet Archill and Reiolle; two deities that fall in love with each other and wish to have a child. The laws of the universe have strictly prohibited their relationship, let alone creating life. However, the two decide to commit a taboo.
In the world of Dedrillon, a pure-blood elf is born whose name is Alviona. This child happens to be the primal creation and an offspring of the two deities.
 Despite being disguised as an adorable, beautiful and lovable character, her growth will prove to be extraordinary and supernatural to the world inhabitants. Furthermore, Alviona is learning how to live. Emotions are a new concept to the child. 
This is a story of a girl who found herself in a world that turned out to be different from what she has records of. A tale of a girl who will make choices that go against the norms of the world. An evil and a monster that will need to be terminated by everyone! A girl whose name will inspire some and plant fear in many. One who will become the Crimson Queen.


The Pale Orphan

By Nefarious
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The Empire holds strong.

The four great Houses maintain it, wielding it to amass personal wealth. Nonetheless, all men under the fiery banner prosper. Agriculture, production, trade, warfare, magic, and academia grow deep roots, foretelling a golden age.

Then, the House of Zakari falls, its members slaughtered like cattle.

The Empire’s undoing picks up wind: the ancient tribes to the west prepare to invade; the monsters, divided by their differences, unite under a corrupting figure; an unfamiliar enemy braves the sea hoping for riches but instead finds the Empire – a treasure trove ripe for the picking.

The last Zakari wakes up in a distant city, somehow alive. He must take revenge, but his memories haunt him and his shortcomings cripple him. He is not the key to the Empire, but he will be.

Time ticks, disaster looms, and the Empire crumbles.



Liminal Radiance: Path Of Old Dreams

By Felias
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Ffelias%2Flimi...2lCws%3D.jpg“Bring your brother back alive.”
With these words, her family had sentenced their unwanted daughter to death. Frail and broken in more ways than one, she was ill-prepared to face the post-apocalyptic nightmares of the fallen capital.
Yet legends are forged on the anvil of adversity. When the last heroes are dead and the powerful dance in madness, a chance encounter with an old friend set this tormented girl on a path to change destiny. Now the weak must become the strong as wit prevails. But sanity is a scarce commodity when the skies are ruled by a false star and primal entities awaken from slumber.



The Legend Of Michael

ByDee Williams
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Fdeewilliams...dPkwo%3D.jpg This story is about a 15 year old named Michael. Michael is a prince of a great kingdom and also he is part of a Meta-human family. Meta-humans make up 37 percent of the world populations and most of the world. Majority of Meta-humans are female and also females are the leaders of the world, while the majority, of males, are slaves. Michael lives with his family in a palace. His kingdom run by his mother the true ruler of the country while his dad is just a figurehead to the country. Mostly everybody in Michael family is Meta-humans except his father. And Michael has nine siblings and out of those siblings only six are candidates to have become the new ruler of the country and Michael is not one of them. Michael wasn't upset at first but when he heard that he would make a terrible ruler for the country by his brothers and sisters.  Michael becomes upset and demanded to be a candidate just like his brothers and sisters.         


The Tempestatem

By Nishant Muralidharan
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Fnishantmura...R4lwo%3D.jpgGale C. Storm stood between the threshold of two realities, and without choice, was forced to swap his world for another – a realm of power and mystery. Creatures of myth and some beyond human concepts of fantasy welcomed him. Others scorned with resentment; the pitiful holdings of their once great empire now ripe with little opportunities.

Humiliated, angry, and resentful of their distant oppressors, these desperate soldiers now gather to live their lives as they see fit, establishing ideals of freedom under great leaders. The Noxun, they were called, and their life within this world of fantasy - a brutal one, filled with betrayal, cruelty, and mutiny.

But there are treasures to be found here, in immense untamed jungles, blizzard ravaged mountains, and more importantly – mighty kingdoms. Gale doesn’t stand as the oppressed but ranks within those the Noxun despise. And thus, begins his journey – a experience strife with war and misfortune, backed by charismatic leaders larger than life.
Here at last are their true stories, rough and unvarnished; this is the truth behind the world after death. And it comes to life in the Tempestatem.





Fulfilled Pledges

Binary Soul

By Exterminatus

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So let's say there's this girl. A young girl who happens to be a highly-trained, psionically-gifted, nanite-infused, genetically-enhanced and emotionally unstable assassin that doesn't know the concept of 'mercy' or 'holding back.'
Let's say she and her imaginary friend miraculously pass through the borders of reality into an alternate universe, crash landing into a world of swords and magic aboard a starship full of high-tech wonders.

Now, let's also say the first person this borderline psychopath meets happens to be her doppelganger - a highly gifted mage who happens to have a few problems of her own, like a bad temper or a bad habit of chronic self-delusion.

It's your loss if you mind it.

RE:WRITE

By WhoCares

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Fed up with a world where science has made every fantasy a reality and people just don’t care about stories anymore, a young video game developer uses ancient black magic to transport himself into one of his games, titled: Choices.

Disturbed by his powerlessness in the real world, Kai makes sure to give himself the ability to change this new world as he sees fit, literally.

But he ends up realizing that absolute power is pretty depressing.

What is it like to be Eternal?

By CorpseDead

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Have you ever thought what is it like to be Eternal? What does being Eternal even mean? Maybe I can show you what is it that you are desiring. What lies at the center of the universe when you reach the peak of strength and power? Can love reach that place too or the stronger you get the more you lose your feelings?

How long can you travel and hold onto yourself before feeling that you are starting to fall apart and lose your mind to your strength? How long is your road? Your feelings? What's going to win over you? The Darkness and the Hate? The Love and the Light? Or maybe none? Follow me as I'm going to show you my colorful yet gray path to eternity.

Transition and Restart V: Spring of Youth

By StenDuring

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Second year in high school, the spring of youth. Except when it isn't. With the madman Kareyoshi at the helm Himekaizen Academy is on a journey to hell. The tight circle of friends is brought asunder, and this time it's the Wakayama twins who have to shoulder the burden of responsibility.

Colossus' Dream

By Danetello
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Fdanetello%2Fc...TgWPAk.jpgAn ancient elemental is awoken in a time that is not his own. He sets off to finally complete the dream he has always had. Armed with the chance granted to him by the strange new system, he will set off on a journey throughout the ages.

The Mask of Under

By Kat Kingsley
https%3A%2F%2Fwww.royalroadcdn.com%2Fkatkingsley...8Logo%3D.jpgEvery myth was once a legend - and every legend was once truth.  Even if perhaps the story is not quite as it is told.
If there is one thing shared by all stories through time of the creatures that stalk the shadows - it is that they hunger.  The creatures of Under are no different - as they are the origins of all those tales. When Under and Earth align - the barrier between them dissolves, and monsters are free to hunt.  And Under is free to take what it pleases.
Lydia had a normal, ‘lather, rinse, repeat’ kind of life, like everyone else.  Until one morning, a mark appears on her arm - and she finds herself pursued by monsters.  She must escape to survive.  But Aon and Edu - the two masked Kings of Under - have other plans.




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