11Catch You » by rusticangelic Outsider villages are going silent, people are vanishing without any sign of a struggle. It's down to Sullivan Ward and the headstrong Aliana Wilks as they track the whereabouts of the missing villagers and how it links to Sullivan's missing memory. Along the way, they come in contact with some bizarre creatures that lead them to believe that the Locust may not entirely be extinct.
T, English, Adventure & Suspense, chapters: 19, words: 120k+, favs: 7, follows: 4, updated: 9/30 published: 12/7/2018, OC
48 Super Marcus » by Toasterman A comedy about Marcus, Dom, Baird, Cole and the rest centered around Marcus getting exposed to Emulsion during the Act 3 Corpser fight which alters him as well as the rest of the game's storyline.
T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 9, words: 7k+, favs: 23, follows: 11, updated: 9/27 published: 4/13/2008, Marcus F., Anya S.
302A Father's Love » by writtenrhythm Dom Santiago lost everything in the war against the locust. Fifteen years later his daughter, Sylvia Santiago, emerges under a new name. Will they recognize each other? And, more importantly, will they forgive each other?
T, English, Family & Adventure, chapters: 46, words: 280k+, favs: 105, follows: 95, updated: 7/9 published: 2/19/2011, Sylvia S.
1Becoming the newest member of the Delta squad » by Misty moutains 101 Hi there my name is Sakura and i am in Delta Squad pretty cool huh! well i didn't know about the crazy adventures i would have with my husbands Marcus Fenix and Don Santiago defeating the Locust and also the Lambent led by Queen Myrrah but i will give up our wold without a fight i will use my powers to fight the forces of evil until the forces of good win and bring peace again
K+, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, favs: 1, updated: 4/16 published: 4/9, Marcus F., Dominic S., Anya S., V. Hoffman
14The Luckiest Carmine » by Danny vs A Month The Carmine family's cursed. It has been since long before the Locust War. But one member's luck might actually be able to beat the curse. Maybe. OCXLizzie
T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 8, words: 23k+, favs: 60, follows: 60, updated: 4/13 published: 4/4/2020, OC, Delmont W., J.D. Fenix, Kait D.
A Gear's Tale » by Malaki Quest Private Joshua Breault is the sole survivor of Omega Squad and one of the hundreds of Gears sent down into the Hollows.
T, English, Adventure & Western, chapters: 3, words: 1k+, updated: 4/12 published: 3/24, OC
Beast Mode: Wave 1 » by Malaki Quest So, guess what game mode I fell in love with all over again? In this tale, a group of Stranded are on a supply run when they're ambushed by a handful of Locust. Stranded: Griffin, Franklin, Travis (OC), Laria (MC/OC) and AJ (OC) Locust: Kantus, Mauler, Wretch and Wild Ticker
T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 2, words: 484, updated: 3/21 published: 3/19, Franklin T., Griffin, OC
The Song of Sera by Hawki Poem: "Humans are no strangers to war. After all, we've been fighting as long as we can remember. War is all we know."
K, English, Poetry & Parody, words: 507, favs: 3, follows: 2, 1/30, Myrrah/Locust Queen, OC
Chess by Hawki Oneshot: There were those who said that chess was analogous to war, and once, that might have been true. But against the Locust? The Swarm? Not so much.
K+, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, 1/15, Delmont W., Kait D.
2Threading The Needle » by Baird's Girl 1997 (idiomatic) To find harmony or strike a balance between conflicting forces, interests, ect.) Three times Baird avoided his needle phobia. One time he couldn't.
T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 4k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, updated: 12/30/2020 published: 9/27/2020
13 I Knew You When » by devirnis Before the onset of the Swarm, humanity slowly rebuilds after seventeen years of war. Delta begins to adjust to this newfound peace - but there's a whole lifetime in twenty-five years.
T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 4, words: 48k+, favs: 14, follows: 12, updated: 12/14/2020 published: 4/2/2019
1Warriors of the depth by Lighting wolf knight Glor had never questioned his fate to the horde. But the more he fought Humans? The more he questioned his loyalty to the Horde... Till he was forced to lead his brethren against the horde. Rated T for violence, death, and profanity.
T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, words: 815, favs: 4, follows: 4, 12/6/2020, RAAM, Skorge, Karn, OC
Pop Goes the Download by Hawki Oneshot: When you're dwelling in the ruins of your civilization, after losing your best friend, videogames can provide quite a good coping mechanism.
K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 11/27/2020, Delmont W., Kait D.
3The Waves of Time » by Tomaka They say time heals all things, but time can also distract, entomb, and shroud. Something deep beneath the Vasgar capital has awoken and it's calling out, eager to be found. The source is a mystery, but Delta is determined to find it before the Swarm and its Queen do. Set after Gears 5.
T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 11, words: 35k+, favs: 13, follows: 16, updated: 11/8/2020 published: 5/14/2020, Marcus F., J.D. Fenix, Kait D., Fahz C.
6 In the end Tai was right » by Homer's Disciple As Dom heads to his fate he realizes something... Tai was right.
T, English, Angst & Spiritual, chapters: 2, words: 507, favs: 5, follows: 1, updated: 11/3/2020 published: 7/3/2012, Dominic S.
8Gears Keep Turning » by RecklessRedcoat Elizabeth Carmine grew up on the stories of her heroic uncles and father- inspired by them to follow into the military. Now, as a proficient driver and mechanic in the COG army, her fortitude and bravery are put to the test when the Swarm rises from below, and will forge her into the Gear she knew she was born to be. Rated T; violence, swearing and horror.
T, English, Sci-Fi & Romance, chapters: 4, words: 22k+, favs: 16, follows: 18, updated: 10/16/2020 published: 4/21/2020, [J.D. Fenix, Kait D.] C. Carmine, OC
4When We All Fall Asleep » by Muse Wolfloid 'Kait was never good at grieving' Some months after the events at the end of Gears 5, strange things begin happening to Kait again, but this time it's not the swarm's doing. An unknown voice calls out to her, revealing that Nile's influence didn't end when she left Mount Kadar. Now it's not just her who needs help to get away from the swarm's sinister control. [StoryRippedFromMyDA]
T, English, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, updated: 10/11/2020 published: 9/28/2020, OC, Kait D.
These Hearts Of Stone » by Baird's Girl 1997 "In their world, where monsters dwelt and loss was guaranteed, love was the only word to use when describing a relationship in which you were ready to die for another human being. And he'd been ready to die for Sam since day one." (Post Gears of War 3)
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, chapters: 3, words: 3k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 9/29/2020
5Life Beyond The War » by Genesis Vakarian This is my AU story based on the ending of Gears Of War 4. I will try to make it part of the time line as best as I can and am able to. And no, I am not trying to make it any different from the ending of the game. But, it did leave room for interpretation. If there' going to be issues, please pm me and ask me about a chapter without saying I am straying from the path please? Thanks
T, English, Adventure & Family, chapters: 6, words: 4k+, favs: 7, follows: 2, updated: 9/15/2020 published: 2/8/2017, Marcus F., OC
2Cog Tags by SailorNicoRobin "This is what they mean to me." Marcus said, holding them up. Short Oneshot.
T, English, Parody & Humor, words: 69, favs: 1, 8/25/2020, Marcus F., A. Cole, D. Baird, Anya S.
A Place To Hide Away by Baird's Girl 1997 The fate of Alonzo and Dickson of Foxtrot-Six. (A small snippet from a larger Gears of War story that I'm working on.)
T, English, Tragedy & Friendship, words: 776, 7/23/2020
3 on my heart, just like a tattoo by devirnis "Miss Byrne would like to commemorate their long-running but non-marital relationship with a tattoo. Damon, however, is frightened of needles. Thus the impasse."
T, English, Romance, words: 3k+, favs: 3, follows: 1, 7/4/2020, [D. Baird, Samantha B./Sam]
6Gears of War 2: The Story of Ethan Carmine » by djimenez1246 Ethan Carmine is the youngest of the Carmines, he was only 17 years old when he joined the COG, but was pressed into service before he could finish his training. When he's assigned to Delta Squad along with his big brother Benjamin, he'll have to learn fast and fight hard in order to survive.
T, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 3, words: 14k+, favs: 24, follows: 27, updated: 7/1/2020 published: 6/2/2020, Marcus F., Dominic S., B. Carmine, OC
3 Tears and Smoke by Tomaka The fight is over and a dear friend and brother is gone. JD and Kait are grief stricken at the loss of their friend, and in the wake of the Kraken battle they comfort each other as best they can. Set immediately after Gears 5
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, words: 6k+, favs: 6, follows: 3, 5/16/2020, Delmont W., J.D. Fenix, Kait D., Fahz C.
2A Grievous Redemption » by Jord My take on GoW3 that heavily focuses on Marcus finding out more about his father's past and involvement with research in the New Hope facility (seen in GoW2). Also attempting to expand on Locust evolution and intend to explore Dom's past and future.
T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, chapters: 4, words: 24k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, updated: 4/16/2020 published: 3/31/2020, Marcus F., Dominic S., Adam F.