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Forgotten Portrait ReCollection by WordOftheSoul138

  • Recommended by RN 452
  • Status: Dormant
  • Synopsis: "Five years after her adventure beyond the painting, the memory of Garry lingers in the darkest corners of her mind, and she visits his painting in the museum every day. Now she, as well as the museum's curator, are plunged into the new, more twisted world of Weiss Guertena, and Ib is offered a chance to save the man she once knew. But what price will she have to pay?" Based on the "Forgotten Portrait" ending.

Ib Fan Comic/Doujinshi by Swann-Pride

  • Recommended by PurrElise
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: A fan made comic of the game's story. Looks promising so far and has pretty nice art. Definitely worth a look for Ib fans.

Ib Voice Drama/Anime (Fan-made) (Part One) (Part Two and Three)

  • Credits
  • Recommended by Ace Of Scarabs, RN 452
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: A fandub retelling of Ib's story, using video clips and art from fan-works on Nico Nico Douga and some video and music assets from the game.
  • Comments

Ib Fanime (Made in Miku Miku Dance) part one, two, and three (Spanish, with English subtitles in the captions)

  • Made by BoomBangProjet
  • Recommended by the Ace Of Scarabs
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Another retelling of Ib, done in the 3d animation software Miku Miku Dance. Uses audio directly from the original game.
  • Comments
    • Ace Of Scarabs: Despite the sometimes-not-so-good animation, this intepretion of Ib has its interesting moments and is worth a gander. It captures a lot of the feel of the art gallery's creepiness well.

A Painting's Demise Fandub (contains Ending Spoilers)

Ib: Cosplay Music Video

  • Credits:
    • Lyrics, directing, videography, mixing, and Mary by Lunacy
    • Videography and Ib by Meririn
    • Lyric edit, subs, and Garry by HetChrome
  • Recommended by the Ace Of Scarabs
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: A filksong for Ib, done to the tune of Ib's leitmotif Memory.
  • Comments
    • Ace Of Scarabs: Nice costumes, a little Gratituous Japanese, and pretty good lyrics. Give it a gander.

Purple by musapan.

  • Recommended by Cool Kitten
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Set after the "Promise of Reunion" ending. Four years after the events of the gallery, Ib and Garry are still fast friends. However, one day they find that their town has become a strange painted world of its own and all the people have disappeared. When they try to figure out what is going on, Ib is suddenly snatched inside a painting, prompting Garry to go find her. Who is behind all this?
  • Has a trope page Here

Ib's Choice by AJJG

  • Recommended by Chel
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Ib was determined not to enter the room beyond the thorn-covered vines and yellow roses. She knew something horrible was awaiting her, so she insisted she and Garry leave immediately. But nothing would have prepared her for the choice she would face instead. (An alternate ending where Ib sacrifices herself)

"The Drawing Book and Mary" by kurozumiP, illustrated by yuno.

  • Recommended by Cooler Kitten
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: A beautiful Vocaloid song sung by Luka Megurine, sung from the point of view of Mary. The instrumentation is absolutely gorgeous and the take on the story from Mary's point of view really makes one feel sorry for her.

Nonograms by smallrepose.

  • Recommended by ninjapanda
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: A post-game snippet for each of the endings in Ib, named after the games we play. Some dark, some fluffy.

Ib All Alone by Halfsan.

  • Recommended by Bottled Fire
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: -Oneshot- Since Garry's visit to the art gallery, he's been having strange nightmares, all involving a little girl. Are these nightmares just recurring dreams, or is it some sort of subconscious memory?

Into The Breach by Disciple of Ember.

  • Recommended by Nightshade 1218
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Takes place after "Forever Together" ending: Ib lives a happy life with her parents and adopted sister Mary, but her dreams have been plagued by a man in a blue jacket. A man who seems all too familiar. When she returns to the gallery in search of answers, she and Mary will be dragged back into the world they fought to escape from. A world that is now under the control of a phantom wearing the face of a friend.

The Rejected by Fusion7.

  • Recommended by Christopherweebling 1
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Set 3 years after the "Promise of Reunion"/canon ending) When Ib & Garry burned Mary's portrait, they destroyed her father's remaining goodwill towards humanity. Now, bent on revenge & with his recreated daughter at his side, he unleashes his innumerable monsters upon the real world. Caught in the invasion's center, Ib & Garry must somehow survive the conflict emerging around them.


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