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14th Jul '16 1:16:35 PM Willbyr
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* Based off ''Manga/ToLoveRu'', "[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10223400/1/To-Love-DEATH To-Love-DEATH]]" is all this. Taking a silly romantic comedy like ToLoveRu, allow the characters warm your heart, then get destroyed with zombies!

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* Based off ''Manga/ToLoveRu'', "[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10223400/1/To-Love-DEATH To-Love-DEATH]]" is all this. Taking a silly romantic comedy like ToLoveRu, ''To-Love-Ru'', allow the characters warm your heart, then get destroyed with zombies!
8th Jul '16 2:53:47 AM BNSF1995
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** The doujinshi ''Lonely Kagamin''. The TrueCompanions have split up, they've all gone to college, and Kagami is stuck in a depressing rut in which she no longer socializes with anyone, and is apparently in a class with [[VisualNovel/Clannad Nagisa Furukawa and Tomoyo Sakagami]] (that and [[CloudCuckoolander Tsukasa]] has become a {{Main/Jerkass}} who can't keep a boyfriend and apparently has always hated Kagami). Until Konata walks back into her life... only now Kona-chan is a suicidally depressed loner who [[SelfHarm cuts herself.]] They fall in love and sleep together... and then Kagami wakes up and realizes it was AllJustADream and [[DownerEnding goes back to her painfully stagnant life]]. (Which, itself, was AllJustADream, and Kagami wakes up to find Konata next to her. Apparently, the DownerEnding was an AprilFools joke meant to depress the reader; a follow-up that is more fluffy than resolving .)

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** The doujinshi ''Lonely Kagamin''. The TrueCompanions have split up, they've all gone to college, and Kagami is stuck in a depressing rut in which she no longer socializes with anyone, and is apparently in a class with [[VisualNovel/Clannad [[VisualNovel/{{Clannad}} Nagisa Furukawa and Tomoyo Sakagami]] (that and [[CloudCuckoolander Tsukasa]] has become a {{Main/Jerkass}} who can't keep a boyfriend and apparently has always hated Kagami). Until Konata walks back into her life... only now Kona-chan is a suicidally depressed loner who [[SelfHarm cuts herself.]] They fall in love and sleep together... and then Kagami wakes up and realizes it was AllJustADream and [[DownerEnding goes back to her painfully stagnant life]]. (Which, itself, was AllJustADream, and Kagami wakes up to find Konata next to her. Apparently, the DownerEnding was an AprilFools joke meant to depress the reader; a follow-up that is more fluffy than resolving .)
8th Jul '16 2:52:57 AM BNSF1995
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** The doujinshi ''Lonely Kagamin''. The TrueCompanions have split up, they've all gone to college, and Kagami is stuck in a depressing rut in which she no longer socializes with anyone (that and [[CloudCuckoolander Tsukasa]] has become a {{Main/Jerkass}}). Until Konata walks back into her life... only now Kona-chan is a suicidally depressed loner who [[SelfHarm cuts herself.]] They fall in love and sleep together... and then Kagami wakes up and realizes it was AllJustADream and [[DownerEnding goes back to her painfully stagnant life]]. (Which, itself, was AllJustADream, and Kagami wakes up to find Konata next to her. Apparently, the DownerEnding was an AprilFools joke meant to depress the reader.)

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** The doujinshi ''Lonely Kagamin''. The TrueCompanions have split up, they've all gone to college, and Kagami is stuck in a depressing rut in which she no longer socializes with anyone anyone, and is apparently in a class with [[VisualNovel/Clannad Nagisa Furukawa and Tomoyo Sakagami]] (that and [[CloudCuckoolander Tsukasa]] has become a {{Main/Jerkass}}).{{Main/Jerkass}} who can't keep a boyfriend and apparently has always hated Kagami). Until Konata walks back into her life... only now Kona-chan is a suicidally depressed loner who [[SelfHarm cuts herself.]] They fall in love and sleep together... and then Kagami wakes up and realizes it was AllJustADream and [[DownerEnding goes back to her painfully stagnant life]]. (Which, itself, was AllJustADream, and Kagami wakes up to find Konata next to her. Apparently, the DownerEnding was an AprilFools joke meant to depress the reader.reader; a follow-up that is more fluffy than resolving .)



** ''FanFic/TheDayEverythingChanged'' has Kagami get brutally beaten by a sadistic, even realistic bully wielding a knife and a pipe. She probably would have been killed, too, had Konata not intervened. The story ends on a light note, though, with Konata and Kagami undergoing a RelationshipUpgrade. The sequel, ''[[FanFic/HolidayVacation'', is much lighter, focusing on Konata and Kagami's relationship over Christmas break, as well as Tsukasa and Miyuki, as well as Yutaka and Minami, becoming couples, and the second sequel, ''FanFic/LuckyStarAfterStory'' has all three couples getting married, plus focus on a group of [=OCs=].



* ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'' fandom might be collectively the crowning champion of this trope. The series was pretty dark to begin with, but amongst fans known for [[EveryoneIsJesusInPurgatory analysing everything down to the smallest detail]] the ability to tease out the smallest aspect and expand upon every twisted meaning or interpretation is phenomenal. A far from comprehensive list:

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* ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'' fandom might be collectively the crowning champion of this trope. The series was pretty dark the poster boy for darkness to begin with, but amongst fans known for [[EveryoneIsJesusInPurgatory analysing everything down to the smallest detail]] the ability to tease out the smallest aspect and expand upon every twisted meaning or interpretation is phenomenal. A far from comprehensive list:
30th Jun '16 4:02:19 PM Anddrix
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* Dark ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'' fics are surprisingly (?) common. There's ''[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/4958913/1/The_Reverse_World The Reverse World]]''. ''[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/6139187/1/Lacrimosa Lacrimosa]]'' (seems to be a DeadFic) involves an old partner of Perry's torturing Phineas [[ForTheEvulz for the funsies]]. ''[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/5578088/1/Over_Complexity_is_a_Wonderful_Thing Over Complexity is a Wonderful Thing]]'' and its sequel, ''[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/6214119/1/DoubleCrossed_and_Back_Into_the_Fray DoubleCrossed and Back Into the Fray!]]'' are AlternateUniverse {{War Fic}}s involving the occasional... rather graphic scene (including Irving being blown to dust by a grenade, though [[BaseBreaker it's not like some of the fanbase would mind]]). [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/6085942/1/Discovery_The_Shadow_Chronicles_1 The]] [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/6130006/1/Not_The_Only_Ones_The_Shadow_Chronicles_2 Shadow]] [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/6366598/1/Shadow_Chronicles_3_Painful_Truth Chronicles]] are pretty basic Dark Fic.

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* Dark ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb'' fics are surprisingly (?) common. There's ''[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/4958913/1/The_Reverse_World The Reverse World]]''. ''[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/6139187/1/Lacrimosa Lacrimosa]]'' (seems to be a DeadFic) involves an old partner of Perry's torturing Phineas [[ForTheEvulz for the funsies]]. ''[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/5578088/1/Over_Complexity_is_a_Wonderful_Thing Over Complexity is a Wonderful Thing]]'' and its sequel, ''[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/6214119/1/DoubleCrossed_and_Back_Into_the_Fray DoubleCrossed and Back Into the Fray!]]'' are AlternateUniverse {{War Fic}}s involving the occasional... rather graphic scene (including Irving being blown to dust by a grenade, though [[BaseBreaker it's not like some of the fanbase would mind]]).mind). [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/6085942/1/Discovery_The_Shadow_Chronicles_1 The]] [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/6130006/1/Not_The_Only_Ones_The_Shadow_Chronicles_2 Shadow]] [[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/6366598/1/Shadow_Chronicles_3_Painful_Truth Chronicles]] are pretty basic Dark Fic.
28th Jun '16 11:31:21 AM Pichu-kun
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* ''Anime/OsomatsuSan'':
** ''[[http://archiveofourown.org/works/6926230/chapters/15799885 I With A Reputation For Follow-Up Suicide]]'' is a {{novelization}} of a [=MAD=] of [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xlmRNU9eAO4 the same name]]. All ''six'' of the brothers are DrivenToSuicide, one by one.
** ''[[http://archiveofourown.org/works/5698546/chapters/13127149 Death In The Family]]'' has Ichimatsu [[SiblingMurder killing]] Karamatsu.
28th Jun '16 11:18:13 AM Pichu-kun
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** ''Manga/{{Team 8}}'' is probably the most popular ''Naruto'' fanfic and has its fair share of darkness. Almost [[BigScrewedUpFamily every Hyuuga]] [[RonTheDeathEater is a complete jerk]] (especially towards Hinata). Kurenai has a DarkAndTroubledPast, and Naruto suffered near-systematic abuse prior to becoming a ninja that goes way beyond what the manga implies.



** ''Lonely Kagamin''. The TrueCompanions have split up, they've all gone to college, and Kagami is stuck in a depressing rut in which she no longer socializes with anyone (that and [[CloudCuckoolander Tsukasa]] has become a {{Main/Jerkass}}). Until Konata walks back into her life... only now Kona-chan is a suicidally depressed loner who [[SelfHarm cuts herself.]] They fall in love and sleep together... and then Kagami wakes up and realizes it was AllJustADream and [[DownerEnding goes back to her painfully stagnant life]]. (Which, itself, was AllJustADream, and Kagami wakes up to find Konata next to her. Apparently, the DownerEnding was an AprilFools joke meant to depress the reader.)

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** The doujinshi ''Lonely Kagamin''. The TrueCompanions have split up, they've all gone to college, and Kagami is stuck in a depressing rut in which she no longer socializes with anyone (that and [[CloudCuckoolander Tsukasa]] has become a {{Main/Jerkass}}). Until Konata walks back into her life... only now Kona-chan is a suicidally depressed loner who [[SelfHarm cuts herself.]] They fall in love and sleep together... and then Kagami wakes up and realizes it was AllJustADream and [[DownerEnding goes back to her painfully stagnant life]]. (Which, itself, was AllJustADream, and Kagami wakes up to find Konata next to her. Apparently, the DownerEnding was an AprilFools joke meant to depress the reader.)



** ''Webcomic/SonicTheComicOnline'' is a fan-continuation of the original comic. It has delved into DarkerAndEdgier aspects, most infamously [[spoiler:Tekno suffering SanitySlippage and attempting to kill a villain]].

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** ''Webcomic/SonicTheComicOnline'' is a fan-continuation of the original comic. It has delved into DarkerAndEdgier and BloodierAndGorier aspects, most infamously [[spoiler:Tekno suffering SanitySlippage and attempting to kill a villain]].



** ''Theatre/DogSeesGod'' is something like this, [[spoiler:though it gives Charlie Brown an EarnYourHappyEnding conclusion.]]

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** The play ''Theatre/DogSeesGod'' is something like this, [[spoiler:though it gives Charlie Brown an EarnYourHappyEnding conclusion.]]


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* Even a fluffy game about fashion like ''VideoGame/StyleSavvy'' has dark fics:
** In ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/8215755/1/Help-Me Help Me]]'' the protagonist suffers from an eating disorder and depression brought on by body shaming. She is eventually DrivenToSuicide.
** ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11280160/1/Know-Me Know Me]]'' has the protagonist as a StepfordSmiler who is losing her identity as she becomes more popular in the fashion industry.


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* The fan-artist Twisted-Wind has many dark and often bloody artworks of WesternAnimation/MickeyMouse and WesternAnimation/OswaldTheLuckyRabbit. Most of their comics are this as well (such as their SteamPunk AU or their ''Literature/{{Dracula}}'' AU).
12th Jun '16 5:59:49 PM nombretomado
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Contrast with FixFic. A Dark Fic may or may not be the end result of a DeconstructionFic. If the series was already dramatic and dark, it shouldn't really be here (e.g. it's impossible to make a dark fic of TheWalkingDead).

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Contrast with FixFic. A Dark Fic may or may not be the end result of a DeconstructionFic. If the series was already dramatic and dark, it shouldn't really be here (e.g. it's impossible to make a dark fic of TheWalkingDead).
''Series/TheWalkingDead'').
30th May '16 4:52:25 PM Pichu-kun
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* ''Series/ICarly'' can get some pretty bleak fic. It's usually based on Sam's potentially abusive mother, or the potential for a Sam/Freddie relationship to go horrifically off the rails and end up with Sam physically abusing Freddie (often including rape).

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* ''Series/ICarly'' can get some pretty bleak fic. It's fics:
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usually based on Sam's potentially abusive mother, or the potential for a Sam/Freddie relationship to go horrifically off the rails and end up with Sam physically abusing Freddie (often including rape).



** ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/6581000/1/The-Utonium-Trials The Utonium Trials]]'' portrays the girls as immortal and ageless beings who are precocious to CreepyChild levels. The government catches wind of them and takes them from their father because they're artificial humans deemed a danger to society.
h** The ''FanFic/{{Ladder}}'' series is about the girls each dying but being brought back to life [[spoiler:repeatedly]]. It delves into the psychological aspects of both that and dealing with the sudden loss of family.

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** ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/6581000/1/The-Utonium-Trials The Utonium Trials]]'' portrays the girls as immortal and ageless beings who are precocious to CreepyChild levels. The government catches wind of them and takes them from their father because they're artificial humans deemed a danger to society.
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The ''FanFic/{{Ladder}}'' series is about the girls each dying but being brought back to life [[spoiler:repeatedly]]. It delves into the psychological aspects of both that and dealing with the sudden loss of family.


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* ''FanFic/{{Asylum}}'' is a fanfic where Twilight wakes up in an asylum with others telling her that her previous life was AllJustADream. She doesn't believe them and believes that she is stuck in a dream world.
17th May '16 1:01:26 PM Willbyr
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* ''DeadFantasy'' combines characters from ''Franchise/FinalFantasy'', ''KingdomHearts'', and ''VideoGame/NinjaGaiden'' and puts them in darker and more violent situations than in their respective canons (especially for the former two).

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* ''DeadFantasy'' combines characters from ''Franchise/FinalFantasy'', ''KingdomHearts'', ''Franchise/KingdomHearts'', and ''VideoGame/NinjaGaiden'' and puts them in darker and more violent situations than in their respective canons (especially for the former two).
7th May '16 4:02:37 PM Pichu-kun
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* ''Manga/LuckyStar''

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* ''Anime/SonicX'': ''FanFic/SonicXDarkChaos'' {{deconstruct|ionFic}}s the already-dark third season of ''Anime/SonicX'' and turns it into a CosmicHorrorStory in a war-torn galaxy that wouldn't look out of place in ''Warhammer 40000''. Not to mention the rampant graphic violence, [[BlackAndGrayMorality ambiguous morality]], and BodyHorror.



* ''WesternAnimation/TheLandBeforeTime'' :
** Rhombus's ''Fanfic/TheSevenHunters'' has the premise "What would happen if Littlefoot and his friends were suddenly turned into carnivores?" and it plays the premise to its logical, horrifying conclusions.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheLandBeforeTime'' :
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: Rhombus's ''Fanfic/TheSevenHunters'' has the premise "What would happen if Littlefoot and his friends were suddenly turned into carnivores?" and it plays the premise to its logical, horrifying conclusions.



* Jeftoon01 has drawn a series called [[http://jeftoon01.deviantart.com/gallery/11344500 Twisted Princess]] wherein various [[Franchise/DisneyPrincess Disney Princesses]] are portrayed in macabre styles, ranging from creepy to plain horrific. Each drawing has an accompanying short story that details how the princesses came to share such dark fates. He is also working on a similiar set, Twisted Fairies, with descriptions connecting fates of each disney Fairy to a larger MythArc. [[http://jeftoon01.deviantart.com/gallery/26266974 Here y'go]].



* ''Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'':
** ''FanFic/SonicXDarkChaos'' {{deconstruct|ionFic}}s the already-dark third season of ''Anime/SonicX'' and turns it into a CosmicHorrorStory in a war-torn galaxy that wouldn't look out of place in ''Warhammer 40000''. Not to mention the rampant graphic violence, [[BlackAndGrayMorality ambiguous morality]], and BodyHorror.
** ''FanFic/PrisonIslandBreak'' makes most DarkFic look like a cookbook ''right from the start'', taking the best part of the franchise to prison. We're talking Sonic the Cop Killer here. It's not just the way that the writer seems to find a new way to violate basic human rights in every chapter. It's not even the way that despite the torture, the graphic rape, the murders, the savage bloodshed and the strong drama, they successfully maintain the character's core personalities. It's the way they continue to give their readers the gut-churning feeling that they actually DidDoTheResearch.

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* ''Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'':
** ''FanFic/SonicXDarkChaos'' {{deconstruct|ionFic}}s the already-dark third season of ''Anime/SonicX'' and turns it into a CosmicHorrorStory in a war-torn galaxy that wouldn't look out of place in ''Warhammer 40000''. Not to mention the rampant graphic violence, [[BlackAndGrayMorality ambiguous morality]], and BodyHorror.
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''Franchise/SonicTheHedgehog'': ''FanFic/PrisonIslandBreak'' makes most DarkFic look like a cookbook ''right from the start'', taking the best part of the franchise to prison. We're talking Sonic the Cop Killer here. It's not just the way that the writer seems to find a new way to violate basic human rights in every chapter. It's not even the way that despite the torture, the graphic rape, the murders, the savage bloodshed and the strong drama, they successfully maintain the character's core personalities. It's the way they continue to give their readers the gut-churning feeling that they actually DidDoTheResearch.



* ''FanFic/{{Raccoon}}'' is a ''Franchise/SlyCooper'' kill fic (Dimitri brutally tortures and murders Sly), which, to some, has to be read to be believed. The author apologizes in advance to anyone who gets nightmares after reading it.

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* ''FanFic/{{Raccoon}}'' ''Raccoon'' is a ''Franchise/SlyCooper'' kill fic (Dimitri brutally tortures and murders Sly), which, to some, has to be read to be believed. The author apologizes in advance to anyone who gets nightmares after reading it.



* There are a number of ''TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles'' Dark Fics. The general public may look upon the Turtles as kid friendly fare thanks to AdaptationDisplacement, but the fics in question hearken back to the days of the original comics, which got pretty damned dark and violent. Yoshi's backstory alone was nowhere near kid-friendly. There is a [[http://www.fanfiction.net/community/Beautiful_Dark/14830/ Fan Fiction Dot Net community]] devoted to these darkfics, many of which are quite well-constructed.

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* There are a number of ''TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles'' ''Franchise/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles'' Dark Fics. The general public may look upon the Turtles as kid friendly fare thanks to AdaptationDisplacement, but the fics in question hearken back to the days of the original comics, which got pretty damned dark and violent. Yoshi's backstory alone was nowhere near kid-friendly. There is a [[http://www.fanfiction.net/community/Beautiful_Dark/14830/ Fan Fiction Dot Net community]] devoted to these darkfics, many of which are quite well-constructed.



* ''FanFic/VindictiveHandOfVengeance'' is a ''Ben10UltimateAlien'' Fanfic in which Gwen Tennyson is framed for murder and thrown into the Null Void for 16 years. She escapes and sets out on an elaborate RoaringRampageOfRevenge while trying to piece her life back together.
* Jeftoon01 has drawn a series called [[http://jeftoon01.deviantart.com/gallery/11344500 Twisted Princess]] wherein various [[Franchise/DisneyPrincess Disney Princesses]] are portrayed in macabre styles, ranging from creepy to plain horrific. Each drawing has an accompanying short story that details how the princesses came to share such dark fates. He is also working on a similiar set, Twisted Fairies, with descriptions connecting fates of each disney Fairy to a larger MythArc. [[http://jeftoon01.deviantart.com/gallery/26266974 Here y'go]].

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* ''FanFic/VindictiveHandOfVengeance'' is a ''Ben10UltimateAlien'' Fanfic ''WesternAnimation/Ben10UltimateAlien'' fanfic in which Gwen Tennyson is framed for murder and thrown into the Null Void for 16 years. She escapes and sets out on an elaborate RoaringRampageOfRevenge while trying to piece her life back together.
* Jeftoon01 has drawn a series called [[http://jeftoon01.deviantart.com/gallery/11344500 Twisted Princess]] wherein various [[Franchise/DisneyPrincess Disney Princesses]] are portrayed in macabre styles, ranging from creepy to plain horrific. Each drawing has an accompanying short story that details how the princesses came to share such dark fates. He is also working on a similiar set, Twisted Fairies, with descriptions connecting fates of each disney Fairy to a larger MythArc. [[http://jeftoon01.deviantart.com/gallery/26266974 Here y'go]].
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h** The ''FanFic/{{Ladder}}'' series is about the girls each dying but being brought back to life [[spoiler:repeatedly]]. It delves into the psychological aspects of both that and dealing with the sudden loss of family.



* The ''WesternAnimation/{{Arthur}}'' fandom is full of fanfics that are [[TrollFic intentionally 'mature' and offensive]] however some are unironic but handle issues above the target audiences level. ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/3508375/1/How-To-Break-A-Family How To Break A Family]]'' involves D.W. being kidnapped. It gets [[FromBadToWorse worse from there]]. Thora dies of a heart-attack after hearing the news, Mrs. Read and Mr. Read divorce after the kidnapping, Arthur and Kate grow up dysfunctional, and there is a lot of violence. Other fics [[VerySpecialEpisode emulate]] the series but deal with rough but age-appropriate topics.

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* The ''WesternAnimation/{{Arthur}}'' fandom is full of fanfics that are [[TrollFic intentionally 'mature' and offensive]] however some are unironic but handle issues above the target audiences level. ''[[https://www.fanfiction.net/s/3508375/1/How-To-Break-A-Family How To Break A Family]]'' involves D.W. being kidnapped. It gets [[FromBadToWorse worse from there]]. Thora dies of a heart-attack after hearing the news, Mrs. Read and Mr. Read divorce after the kidnapping, Arthur and Kate grow up dysfunctional, and there is a lot of violence. Other fics [[VerySpecialEpisode emulate]] the series but and deal with rough but still age-appropriate topics.topics.
* The ''FanFic/MoreThanMyFriend'' series of ''WesternAnimation/FostersHomeForImaginaryFriends'' fanfic is light on darkness compared to other fanfics but is still dark in its own right, especially when compared to the source. The spinoff material is more fluffy. The first fic is about Mac being abused by his BigBrotherBully and forced to buy drugs for him. The second [[SuddenSequelDeathSyndrome begins with]] his brother and mother dying in an accident, Mac being sent to an orphanage, and Frankie deciding to take him in.



* The ''FanFic/PonyPOVSeries'' is on the EarnYourHappyEnding side of things, and ultimately a lot of circumstances have ''[[NiceJobFixingItVillain improved]]'' from what they were at the beginning... but there is a long list of good reasons why this version of Discord is considered the most horrifying the fandom has ''ever'' produced.
** In a bit of irony, its revealed that the Shadows Who Make, Watch, and Rule's ([[spoiler:otherwise known as [[HumansAreCthulhu the Writers, Readers, and Hasbro]]]]) collective dark side is personified in Nyarlathotrot, the Spirit of Horror, Tragedy, and Grimdark. As a result, Nyarlathotrot is basically a MadArtist who views making worlds where Dark Fics take place as his duty and an art form. Thankfully, the other deities, especially Amicitia, keep him in check and step in to save his worlds.

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* The ''FanFic/PonyPOVSeries'' is on the EarnYourHappyEnding side of things, and ultimately a lot of circumstances have ''[[NiceJobFixingItVillain improved]]'' from what they were at the beginning... but there is a long list of good reasons why this version of Discord is considered the most horrifying the fandom has ''ever'' produced.
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produced. In a bit of irony, its revealed that the Shadows Who Make, Watch, and Rule's ([[spoiler:otherwise known as [[HumansAreCthulhu the Writers, Readers, and Hasbro]]]]) collective dark side is personified in Nyarlathotrot, the Spirit of Horror, Tragedy, and Grimdark. As a result, Nyarlathotrot is basically a MadArtist who views making worlds where Dark Fics take place as his duty and an art form. Thankfully, the other deities, especially Amicitia, keep him in check and step in to save his worlds.


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* ''[[https://www.fimfiction.net/story/118727/sun-princess Sun Princess]]'' is a death fic about Winona from her [=POV=].
* ''[[https://www.fimfiction.net/story/300014/when-the-bough-breaks When The Bough Breaks]]'' deals with a topic fiction usually overlooks. It is about Cadance having a miscarriage, and both her and her husband having to deal with it.
* ''WebVideo/FriendshipIsWitchcraft'' is an AbridgedSeries-esque reimagining of the series where Twilight is a narcissistic VillainProtagonist, Fluttershy is a cult leader, Rarity is a ShellShockedVeteran, Applejack committed various war crimes but was let off scot-free, and Pinkie Pie is a StepfordSmiler whose parents died as a filly. It's all PlayedForLaughs for the most part but it is still dark.
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