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Poe's Daughter

  • Recommended by Troperess*
Comments: Author has created several Mortal Kombat stories in an entire series that primarily focuses on Sub-Zero and later his daughter. Her characterization of Sub-Zero is unique from most and her characters in general are all interesting and well-written, including her OCs.

KitanavsMileena

  • Recommended by Troperess*
Comments: Author has written several Liutana stories, with most being oneshots or drabbles, her longer stories are just as good, although most of them are incomplete. Regardless, if you like Liutana or just Kitana as a character, this author is a must.

Mortal Kombat: Desperation by FloweryNamesLover (FF.net link)
  • Recommended by: Flower Girl Daisy
  • Status: Ongoing, updated regularly or semi-regularly
  • Synopsis: Even with Shinnok's defeat, all is not well as Raiden's attack on Outworld forces a desperate Kotal Kahn to convince the Elder Gods to give his realm a chance to fight back against the corrupted Thunder God in Mortal Kombat. Now, friend and foe alike must work together to stop Raiden from bringing the same Armageddon he once sacrificed so much to prevent.
  • Pairing(s): Liu Kang/Kitana, Sonya Blade/Johnny Cage, Takeda Takahashi/Jacqui Briggs, Cassie/Kevin aka Kano Jr., Jade/Smoke, past Kenshi/Suchin, past Kabal/OC, Erron Black/Li Mei, Daegon/Skarlet, Rain/OC, Jax/Vera Briggs, Erron Black/Li Mei
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The Return of Shao Kahn by thatoneguy655

  • Recommended by: Flower Girl Daisy
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Much concern has risen since the events of Mortal Kombat X. Liu Kang and Raiden, two strong forces of good, have become corrupted. They've fallen out of the Elder Gods' favor and the two are constantly at each other's throats. Only one person under the Elder Gods' thumb is strong enough to stop them both but he is far from heroic. Involves AU elements such as Edenia's liberation.

In Your Shadow by OneShotRevolt

  • Recommended by: Tropers/windleopard
  • Statuts: Complete
  • Synopsis: Noob Saibot plans to betray his master, Quan Chi. He wants to take over Netherrealm by unleashing a horde from the Chaos Realm and believes he can manipulate his brother, Sub-Zero to help him. Sub-Zero, meanwhile, believes he can use this opportunity to try and save his brother's corrupt soul. Either way, the estranged brothers are going to have to spend a lot of time together...
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Paved with Sorrow by Late Owl Rambles (also on AO3)
  • Recommended by: Flower Girl Daisy
  • Status: Dead (last updated February 2017)
  • Synopsis: The time has come for the Tournament, and for Earth's last chance of eluding Outworld's grasp. Many will fight, few will survive – all that matters is that they win. But, what happens when simply winning the tournament isn't enough? Failures lead to success and good intentions lead to hell; they should have realized the road to victory would demand a high price…
  • Pairing(s): Liu Kang/Kitana, Sonya Blade/Johnny Cage, Jax/Vera Briggs, Jade/Smoke

MK AUs by Late Owl Rambles

  • Recommended by: Flower Girl Daisy
  • Status: Dead (last updated January 2017)
  • Synopsis: One-shots and prompts, with numerous settings, time periods, characters, and pairings.

Morta Kombat: Death Effect by GetCaged

  • Recommended by: Flower Girl Daisy
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Mortal Kombat has always been and always will be. Stories tell of a deadly tournament held on an ancient island. People pass these stories off as legends, and myths, but this tournament is in fact real. Raiden has gathered a group of heroes to represent Earth in this tournament. A group heroes that might not get along well. They'll have to trust each other if they want to survive.

Mortal Kombat: End of Days by GetCaged

  • Recommended by: Flower Girl Daisy
  • Status: Ongoing, updated regularly or semi-regularly
  • Synopsis: Outworld has immerged victorious in the tenth Mortal Kombat tournament, and now Raiden, and his allies must withstand what could be the end of the Earth. Shao Kahn, and his forces stepping into Earthrealm cannot be avoided, however they can be fought off, but Shao Kahn's invasion may not be Earthrealm's only problem. (Sequel to Mortal Kombat: Death Effect)

Stories focused on the family and the friendly relationships of the cast. Plot-focused stories or light day-in-the-life stories. Pretty much anything that isn't focused on romance.

The Takahashi Family Saga by en-lumine

  • Recommended by: Flower Girl Daisy
  • Status: Ongoing, updated regularly or semi-regularly
  • Synopsis: Of isolation, pain and forgotten vows of protection. At times, the very forces that bind one to another often drives them apart. Follow the journey of an estranged father and a forsaken son in overcoming their demons to salvage their familial bonds.

Two Deaths in Every Kill by OneShotRevolt

  • Recommended by: Flower Girl Daisy
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Kuai Liang and Tomas Vrbada face their first mission abroad for the Lin Kuei. In a confused mix of new freedoms and old duties they struggle to hunt a target hidden in the midst of a modern world they've only ever caught glimpses of before.

In Your Shadow by OneShotRevolt

  • Recommended by: windleopard
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Noob Saibot plans to betray his master, Quan Chi. He wants to take over Netherrealm by unleashing a horde from the Chaos Realm and believes he can manipulate his brother, Sub-Zero to help him. Sub-Zero, meanwhile, believes he can use this opportunity to try and save his brother's corrupt soul. Either way, the estranged brothers are going to have to spend a lot of time together...

Stories focused on the romantic relationships between the cast.

Desperado by Hell-on-Training Wheels

  • Recommended by: Flower Girl Daisy
  • Status: Dead (last updated January 2017)
  • Synopsis: Erron Black annoyingly finds himself having to deal with the repercussions of a bargain he made with a woman he can't stand and one who also reciprocates the feeling.
  • Pairings: Erron Black/OC

Debris by kumulonimbus

  • Recommended by: Flower Girl Daisy
  • Status: Dormant (last updated December 2017)
  • Synopsis: "His past was Medusa, she finally understood; it could turn him into stone the minute he dared look back." Erron Black crosses paths with a woman that will jeopardize his future by awakening his past. As he gravitates helplessly towards his long-lost yesteryears, he shall find himself trapped between this woman seeking his help and the dangerous rebel-seekers trying to get to them.
  • Pairings: Erron Black/OC

The Ketsueki Quadrilogy by iceangelmkx

  • Recommended by: Gordhanx
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Crossover with: Street Fighter, Tekken and the Soul Series.
  • Synopsis:
    • The Ketuseki Quadrilogy: Chishio No Me: Having gained possession of the Chishio No Me, a powerful medallion, said to grant the holder all the power of all the realms, Shao Kahn plots to conquer all the known realms. To this end, he announces a tournament for the medallion, inviting the strongest fighters in all the realms, as a means to eliminate those, who may be a threat to him. Only a group of chosen warriors from different realms, can save the universe from Shao Kahn and his forces. (Complete)
    • The Ketsueki Quadilogy: Ano Sentaku Bou: After Shao Kahn gains the power of the Chishio No Me medallion, he, along with his forces, launch an invasion against the realms of Earth and Keisei. However, four individuals said to be the Chosen Ones, attempt to stop him to save the worlds. (Complete)
    • The Ketsueki Quadilogy: Majin Seiryu Ki: Set in the vein of the events of Tekken 6, both the Mishima Zaibatsu and G Corporation go to war, placing the Earth in danger yet again. However, behind the scenes, the demon Azazel, known as the Majin Seiryu Ki, is planning to awaken. On behalf of this, the Mishima Zaibatsu launches the Shikoken Tournament, and hence, the chosen warriors reunite yet again to save the realms. (Ongoing)
  • Pairings: Ryu/Julia Chang, Lei Wulong/Chun-Li, Jin Kazama/Cammy White, Raiden/Rose, Vega/Anna, Kenshi/OC, Baraka/Mileena and Shao Kahn/Ivy Valentine, just to name a few.
  • Has its own page.

Mortal Kombat vs Marvel Universe by Snafu the Great

  • Recommended by: Flower Girl Daisy
  • Status: Dormant; last updated October 2017
  • Synopsis: Inspired by Mortal Kombat: Desperation. When Raiden corrupts his warriors, three of them escape, while an undead Emperor and Empress are brought back to life. Living in exile, they start anew. Years later, when Raiden tracks them down, the Exiled Kombatants join forces with each other - and with Earth's mightiest heroes - to defend their new home.
  • Pairings: Wonder Man/Cassie Cage, Sonya Blade/Johnny Cage, Kitana/Liu Kang, Jacqui Briggs/Takeda Takahashi

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