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A Fan Fic that picks up where a series, movie or book left off and carries on from that point. Frequently seen for television series or anime that were cancelled before they could complete their story arcs, or which concluded with deliberately ambiguous endings, or whose author died with the series still incomplete. Frequently written in order to provide a much more satisfactory ending than the one provided by the original writer(s). May also occur for a series that lacks a distinctly defined ending, though in that case it doesn't much matter whether a story is set during or after a series (unless it's so long after that the characters have significantly aged or otherwise changed).


The inevitable response to the human need to ask, "and then what happened?"

See also Next-Gen Fic, which is set way after the series ended. Fan Sequel is a similar phenomenon, where the fans actually try to continue the series in its original format (or something close to it).

If a previously cancelled show actually continues, it is Uncanceled.


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    Anime & Manga 
  • Continuations of Code Geass:
    • In The End by V0ID starts seconds after the ending of Code Geass. It fills in some of the moments that went unexplored, and continues on to the chain of events following the last episode.
    • Another series, The First Servant by Firelord Zuko starts off a few years after the ending, mainly through the eyes of Nunnally's son and heir, Faramond vi Britannia, though it spans several more decades. The story itself also fleshes out the universe (including scenes set in the EU) as well as the fallout of Zero Requiem on the world stage. All while Lelouch watches from the shadows.
  • Death Note has several:
  • Earth by Ken Wolfe picks up at the end of the El-Hazard: The Magnificent World OVAs and spins an epic tale that not only cleans up the few loose threads left by the series, but also accounts for all of the pastel drawings of "things that happen after" shown under the end credits for the last episode!
  • Richard Lawson's Thy Inward Love starts off at the irritating No Ending of the Ranma ½ manga and provides a conclusion that is much more fulfilling to the reader.
  • Likewise, Vincent Seifert's The Taming of the Horse.
  • The Neverending Road is an absolutely brilliant Hikaru no Go Fanfic that begins right where the manga abruptly ends.
  • The number of Yu-Gi-Oh! fanfics of this type is staggering — and the release of its sequel series, Yu-Gi-Oh! GX, did nothing to slow it down; instead, authors have either focused on filling in the ten-year blank between series or moved even further ahead.
  • Due to the ambiguous ending of the second Cardcaptor Sakura movie, when Sakura finally tells Syaoran that she loves him, and the movie fades to black as Sakura jumps across a chasm created in the last (har de har har...) "fight scene" of the movie, many fan authors felt the need to clarify what else happened. This has led to a number of continuation fics, many of which involve new cardcaptors (who may or may not be self-inserts) picking up where Sakura left off, and an incredibly popular obsession with Alternate Universe romance fics whose only basis of being part of the canon is that the guy is "Syaoran" and the girl is "Sakura", and they may or may not have friends or relatives with familiar names from the series.
  • When the original Tenchi Muyo! OVA series (actually two series of 6 episodes each, plus a special episode between them) ended in 1995, little had been resolved. While the first OVA was entirely workable as a standalone story, it was blatantly obvious that the second was intended to lead into something bigger. Various supplemental material made this even more obvious. But it didn't happen, and two Alternate Continuity television spinoffs were produced instead. The second spinoff was pretty much a flop, and aside from a Magical Girl parody series and The Movies that was pretty much the end of Tenchi Muyo. Thus, assuming the story would never be completed, fanfic writers naturally took it upon themselves to make their own endings. The majority of Tenchi fanfics seem to have been Continuations of the OVA storyline, while the remainder was filled mostly with similar fanfics for the first TV series (which had a non-ending in its own right). Then a decade after the franchise had seemingly died, a third OVA series materialized. But it didn't really advance the story much anyway, aside from introducing several new characters; all the major events never really happened. Thus, Continuations are still common, but their writers have to either set them after the non-events of the third OVA, or perhaps more frequently just ignore it because it sucked.
  • Samurai Champloo has spawned a number of fics based on what happened after the trio split up.
  • Thawing Permafrost is a Rosario + Vampire fic set three years after the end of Season I, after the main cast has graduated from Yokai Academy.
  • Epilogue of Evangelion is a 700-page (non-hentai) Doujinshi following Shinji and Asuka's life after End of Evangelion. It's also crammed with W.A.F.F. and of course it ends with Babies Ever After.
  • HERZ continues the series changing the outcome of the Final Battle against SEELE (due to a chain of events the Third Impact was averted). The story begins twelve years after, showing how the world and the characters have changed and what challenges they are facing while gradually showing how they got to that point.
  • Scar Tissue: It is a Dark Fic that starts out eight months after End of Evangelion, following Shinji and Asuka while they repair their damaged relationship. Meanwhile, humanity is slowly returning and rebuilding their civilization, and Seele has also returned and is plotting another attack against the remnants of Nerv.
  • The Lyrical Nanoha fanfiction MGLN Crisis here is set one year after the third anime season. See its trope page here.
  • The Elemental Chess Trilogy returns the reader to the world of Fullmetal Alchemist, beginning almost three years after the Promised Day and concluding roughly five years farther on.
  • Rebellion definitely seems to pick up right after the last episode of the Anime for Chobits.
  • A lot of Naruto fanfics take place after the events of the manga ended; not quite Next-Gen Fic for some. White Rain is a very good example.
  • Stars Above takes place around two years after the events of Puella Magi Madoka Magica... two years from Homura's perspective, anyway. The bulk of the story takes place in 2007, four years before Madoka.
  • Stars Through Darkness by Kurisaki-sempai on FFN takes off after the OVA ending of Black★Rock Shooter. It comes with its own origins for the Other Selves, starts with The End of the World as We Know It, and puts everyone on the “can be killed” list.
  • Several Blood+ fics that continue where the anime left off center around such things as the Queens' hibernation theory and Saya awakening to live a peaceful life, among other things.
  • Just an Unorthodox Thief is a continuation fic for the Lupin III universe, although primarily being a continuation of the Lupin III: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine animé, with references to other parts of the franchise.
  • Cooler Rising falls into this for Dragon Ball Z. It's set after the battle with Buu, going off some off-hand comments made in one chapter. It's also a continuation of the movies in which Cooler starred, obviously.
  • The Revolutionary Girl Utena and Mawaru-Penguindrum crossover fanfic Seinen Kakumei Utena has its story beginning ten years after the Duel called Revolution, and several weeks after the Fate Train Transfer.
  • Since the ending of Valvrave the Liberator left a lot of time and loopholes opened, the fanfic The Return picks up after the last battle and fixes what many fans consider a bitter ending. Haruto's father has H-Neun, now a prisoner of the Magius and under their control, steal his corpse to extract the Runes and resurrect him.
  • Beyond The Winding Road covers the events after the main body of the story in Pandora Hearts, beginning just before the events of the epilogue and continuing afterwards. It's mainly a Slice of Life story about how the characters deal with the remains of their past lives.
  • Betray Me Not takes place starting from the last few scenes of Gungrave. It is an attempt to resolve the anime's Ambiguous Ending, in which Brandon/Grave isn't truly revealed to be dead or alive. It centers on the consequences of Brandon's actions in the last episode and how he reconciles with Millennion and Mika, whom he has betrayed by hurting their agents to protect Harry.
  • The The Legacy Of The Cursed Mask Series (save for the prequel) serve as this to the Manga/Inuyasha game, InuYasha: The Secret of the Cursed Mask, focusing on Michiru (the "male" Player Character) at first, though his sister Kaname (the "female" Player Character) soon joins in before they journey to the Feudal Era with InuYasha and the others.
  • Soul Eater: Troubled Souls is an implicit one for Soul Eater. It begins after the battle against Arachnophobia, which went primarily like in the anime. Focusing on the divergence point between the anime and the manga, the fic prides itself on combining the events of each medium in the most comprehensive but logical way, and keeps on going from there, alluding to a possible future encounter with Arachnophobia.
  • Cross Ange Futatsu Sekai No Border is an Italian fanfic that continues the events of Cross Ange, including a 20 Minutes into the Future moment where Mana has regain their power again and are wrecking havoc on True Earth.
  • Yu-Gi-Oh 5D's: Beyond the Future is a sequel that takes place ten years after the series ended.
  • Reunion is a Wandering Son story set a few years after the manga ends. Nitori, Anna, Takatsuki, Chiba, Mako, Kanako, and Chizuru decide to meet up for a reunion.

    Comic Books 


  • Tangled Adventures in Arendelle actually counts as a continuation for two movies, Tangled and Frozen. It starts after the wedding in Tangled Ever After, dives into the reasoning and the influence of Rapunzel and Eugene's cameo in Frozen, and then continues the Frozen story with Tangled characters as part of their story.
  • Brutal Mario has one known as The Middle Path ROM.

    Film — Animation 
  • A rather sizable supply of Kung Fu Panda fiction focuses on what happens afterward. An unsurprisingly large amount of it is Tai Lung fixfic.
  • WALL•E has many minor continuation fics, but the WALL•E Forum Role Play really stands out.
  • Inside Out:
    • Intercom is set a little after the film's epilogue, though it touches on a few different themes than the film is following. The story focuses on Riley being able to communicate with her emotions after the titular intercom accidentally gets broken by Anger.
    • There are a good number of fics that directly talk about how the emotions deal with arrival of the Puberty Alarm at the end of the film.
    • The Dream Must Go On! is set after the larger events of the film (but before the epilogue), and it gives A Day in the Limelight for the emotion Sadness, as well as focusing on the repercussions of the emotions helping Riley on the route to healing after she tried to run away in the movie. It also focuses on a variety of characters mentioned in the movie such as Rainbow Unicorn and the Mind Workers from Dream Productions.
  • The Black Cauldron has Hope for the Heartless, in which the Horned King is resurrected not long after his death and half-forced on a pervading Redemption Quest.
  • Rango has several examples, like Old West.

    Film — Live Action 
  • The film The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen was of variable popularity with fans of the graphic novel, but among those who enjoyed it, there developed a large number of 'what happened next' stories. Most of these involve adding characters to the League with powers that weren't already part of the cadre, such as werewolves or psychics. At least one series, however, subverted the tendency by saddling the League with an individual completely lacking in supernatural bilities.
  • Even though a sequel to The Dark Knight was already in the works, a fanfic sequel was already written here. Of course, considering Heath Ledger is no longer with us and both Nolan and Bale have gone on record to say that no one will reprise the role of Joker, this fic will continue to utilize this trope.
  • Pretty much every Labyrinth fanfic is this, even before the official sequel came out. Numerous examples double as fixfics where Sarah "was too young to understand what Jareth was offering her and regretted her decision".
    • Continuing with David Bowie films: There aren't near so many of them, but there's a good chance a fanfic for The Man Who Fell to Earth will take the story beyond the Downer Ending in some way; canonically Newton, for all he's lost, is still alive, wealthy, aging slowly, and single, so...
  • Guest From The Future 2 is set a few years after Guest from the Future.
  • The Fall of San Franciscois a The Good, the Bad and the Ugly fic that picks up some forty years later, with Tuco as a rich old man living in San Francisco during the quake of 1906.
  • Although it was deliberately obscured in the promotional material issued before its release, Tim Burton's 2010 version of Alice in Wonderland (2010) was actually a Continuation of the original books in the grand fanfic tradition.
  • A number of fan-made continuations exist attempting to pick up on the ambiguous ending of John Carpenter's The Thing (1982). A notable example is Unfinished Business, which attempts to connect both the 1982 film and the prequel, and opts for a more optimistic tone despite the dark nature of the stories it was based on. Other fanfics have often gone for much bleaker approaches, often having one (or both) the survivors (usually Childs) turning out or implied to be infected.
  • About 75% of TRON fanfic deals with the aftermath of TRON: Legacy.
  • The fanfic by fellow troper sparx13, Lost the Last Place I Could Stand provides an end to the story of The Operative from Serenity.
  • The Merry Go Round Broke Down is a Who Framed Roger Rabbit sequel written in 2008. It's themed around the conflict between CG "digis" and traditional "toons". Eddie's grandson Freddie and Roger must find out who are murdering digis around Hollywood.
  • Moving is a oneshot that continues where The Children's Hour finishes off. It's themed around Karen's recovery after the events of the film.

  • Animorphs, which ended with ramming the Blade Ship into the One. Apparently Ramming Doesn't Always Work for some readers.
  • The epic poem The Aeneid ends with Aeneas killing his nemesis. Many felt that the ending was incomplete, and in the 15th century, an Italian poet named Maffeo Vegio wrote a continuation for it, which was widely printed in later editions. The Aeneid, of course, follows the adventures of a minor character from The Iliad sometime after the fall of Troy. It could be considered a continuation fic itself.
  • One of the primary reasons Cervantes wrote Part II of Don Quixote was that so many people wrote Continuations of the original that were, in his opinion, Completely Missing the Point of said original.
    • Likewise for Arthur Conan Doyle's reluctant continuation of his Sherlock Holmes stories. Had most of Victorian Britain not started writing godawful fanfiction to try and resurrect Holmes, Doyle would have been content to leave a character he'd grown to despise dead at the foot of Reichenbach Falls.
  • Harry Potter: It's a fairly popular genre in the ficdom now, either with those who support the canon pairings or those who, well, don't.
  • After John Polidori's vampire tale "The Vampyre" was adapted into a French stage play by Charles Nodier,note  an unauthorized sequel novel by Cyprien Bérard, Lord Ruthwen ou les Vampires (1820), was attributed to Nodier.
  • Prior to the prequels, most of the Star Wars Expanded Universe was a continuation from the original trilogy.
  • This is an oft-used format for fanfics in The Chronicles of Narnia universe, since C. S. Lewis left lots of large gaps in the storyline. Probably the most common kind are Golden Age fics, set sometime after the Pevensies' coronation in The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe. Also popular are fics centering around Susan after the end of The Last Battle, fics set in Aslan’s Country after the same (usually to settle any UST the fanfic author felt was present in the original books), and romance fics that detail how Cor and Aravis end up together after the end of The Horse and His Boy.
  • The North Remembers, which takes place after the events of A Feast for Crows and A Dance with Dragons. It focuses where it left off with all of the previous POV characters, along with some new ones who are Ascended Extras, namely Sandor Clegane, Val, Edmure Tully, Jeyne Westerling, etc.
  • Hottie 3: The Best Fan Fic in the World is a fan sequel to Burning Ambition, the sequel to the novel "Hottie" by Jonathan Bernstein.

    Live Action TV 
  • When Buffy the Vampire Slayer ended, countless virtual series popped up in its wake. The majority of these took the Scooby Gang to the Cleveland Hellmouth. These were, ironically, Jossed by the new season of Angel and the new season of Buffy, in comic form. These tend to phase out characters who are disliked or a challenge to write dialogue for. The absence of such characters are usually explained away as them having left to fight demons elsewhere; if they appear at all, it's only in phone calls where their end of the conversation isn't heard.
    • The site Virtual Mutant takes this to an extreme. Beyond giving both Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel two additional seasons and a feature film adaptation each (all their stuff is written in screenplay form), it has a total of six additional spinoff series, and eventually grew into a site for dozens of fanfic and original virtual series. Furthermore, the site runners have identified specific actors to play the new characters — particularly important for the spinoffs, where most of the characters never appeared in the original canon series. One could imagine that Virtual Mutant series were produced in an alternate reality where Mutant Enemy became a network in its own right.
    • Angel the Series: No Limits, also has a full sixth season. There were plans for an additional season and possibly some DVD extras for season 6 as well as a few movies.
  • Charmed got two more seasons on While the site has been closed after 10 years all scripts are still available. Surprisingly it takes the not so popular Post-Script Season and turns it into something really enjoyable.
  • The folks at took a rather unique approach, continuing from the end of Firefly in which the remainder of the first season and the first half of the second is a buildup to the events of the film Serenity, and the second half of season two is the events of that film with much more room to dig into the characters and flesh out the story. They also plan to continue into season three.
  • The Firefly fanfic Forward is a continuation of the series set after the end of Serenity, though it is partially alternate universe, in that all the heroes survived the film's events.
    • Post-Miranda fic is very common in the Firefly fandom nowadays.
  • Almost every single fanfic for Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles released since its cancellation has been a continuation, with most opting for a Fix Fic approach with John getting together with Cameron.
  • Several JAG fanfics take place after the series finale, including Life for a Life, The Cabal, and Face On the Milk Carton.
  • Forever Knight got two fanfic virtual continuations: FK4, a Script Fic series which retconned the Downer Ending, and V4S, a prose series that took the ending as canon and continued in a darker vein.
  • The 10th Kingdom has one in the fanfic Reality. In fact the website Kingdoms Press maintains a whole slew of fanfics, many of which are a Continuation and, while varying in quality, mostly rather good. Surprisingly few of them involve Mary Sue OCs, and even when such characters appear and heroically save the day, the writer usually preserves the Official Couple of Virginia and Wolf; if new romance enters the story at all it's either by finding a Love Interest for Wendell or Tony, or providing one for said OC.
  • "Post-Gauda Prime" has been a Blake's 7 staple for 30 years now. Surprisingly, Word of God has it that this could have been canon if the BBC had decided to renew the show - anyone who wanted to do Series E would have survived. Fanon holds that one character probably survived, and Paul Darrow has been involved with a number of stories set after the finale, making his survival canon (or close as). Fanfic also (unsurprisingly) reveal Blake isn't really dead, too.
  • "Epistolary: The 50 Years Before We Were Born" is a Doctor Who fic centering on the lives of Amy and Rory after "The Angels Take Manhattan". The story is written in epistolary form, as the title suggests, as Amy contacts Bracewell (from "Victory of the Daleks") and renews their friendship as he agrees to collect Amy and Rory's diaries and letters to present to the Doctor so they can share their lives with him, even if they never see him again. River Song appears intermittently, as does Jack Harkness, whom Rory meets when he's drafted into the Army and fights on the European Front during World War II.

    Video Games 
  • Legacy of Kain: Divus Saga is an entire series of fics that continue the story that was Left Hanging after Legacy of Kain: Defiance.
  • An entire genre is popping up in Mass Effect to have these most of the time either focusing on either the squad dealing with Shepard's death or bringing Shepard back in some way.
    • It's also become fanon among Shepard/Liara shippers that at the end of the third game Liara is pregnant with Shepard's child, which is a common focus of the fics.
  • Go Not Gently continues the story of Final Fantasy IX so deftly, and with such thematic follow-through, that you'd wish it was canon if it wasn't so sad.
  • Several fan fictions based off of MOTHER 3 focus on after Lucas has pulled the last needle and awakens the Dark Dragon. Most of these relate to the main cast adjusting to the new world that has been created while others touch on the characters' relationship(s) with each other, such as Kumatora's friendship/relationship with Lucas or Duster. A couple have involved Claus actually surviving the end of the world.
    • There are also a few that take place between EarthBound and MOTHER 3 in which either Pokey/Porky returns to cause trouble or Giygas is revived. Even fewer take place between EarthBound Zero and EarthBound to explain what happens between that small time period between those games.
  • The Legend of Zelda:
  • Repairs is but one of many Metroid post-Fusion fanfictions. There's hundreds of the damn things!
  • Telltales Game Of Thrones Season Two AU follows the remaining members of House Forrester after the climactic battle of Ironrath against House Whitehill.
  • The Count's World is a Super Paper Mario fanfiction series that picks up after the game ends and continues in the style of a Saturday Morning cartoon. It explains away some of the ending such as Tippi returning to being Timpani and the player defeating Dimentio, as both of them appear as main characters. Rather than existing for the purpose of tackling unanswered questions or elaborating on the story, it mainly focuses on the characters trying to make the world a better place, getting into odd situations along the way.
  • Irya Sheen Ace Attorney is made as a continuation of the Ace Attorney series.
  • Two Step is a Left 4 Dead fanfic that takes place after the ending to the sequel.
  • Twisted Fates takes place a year after Ghost Trick, and deals with Sissel trying to take on a Serial Killer
  • Thanks to the extensive modding community surrounding Neverwinter Nights, continuation fics don't just exist as stories or scripts, but as playable episodes that a player can import their hero into and experience. BioWare even held a contest to create a somewhat official interquel between Shadows and Hordes.
  • Katawa Shoujo:
    • Weekend at Hisao's is a excellently-written story about Shizune and Hisao's relationship after they leave Yamaku Academy. Many fans feel it's even Better Than Canon due to the Maybe Ever After tone of Shizune's route in Katawa Shoujo.
    • Similarly, Sisterhood tackles the period immediately after Hanako's Golden Ending. It provides a huge amount of added character development for Hanako and Lilly, and it feels like a natural extension of the route.
  • The Camera Loves You and its sequel The Dreaming pick up where the Tomb Raider (2013) reboot left off, using the plot of the original Tomb Raider as a basis for its storyline. The events on Yamatai have left Lara and Sam traumatized, famous and uncertain of the extent of their feelings towards one another.
  • The first of the trilogy comprising Pokémon Mystery Dungeon Hope and Faith Saga begins two years after the post-credits ending of Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers and the third incorporates Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity. A new fiend appears in the Pokémon world, and it's the job of Team Space-Time to put a stop to it.
  • Fire Emblem Fates: Aftermath takes place just after the Revelation path of Fire Emblem Fates, and focuses on the rebuilding and Valla and the cultural and political consequences thereof.

    Western Animation 
  • The Gargoyles Saga, which picked up where the series Gargoyles left off.
  • The Kim Possible fanfic community really blossomed into an all-out industry when the Grand Finale aired, with hundreds of stories picking up right after the junior prom, many very conscious attempts to be as Original Flavor as possible. Then the series was Uncanceled, and the vast bulk of those stories were contradicted by season 4. Now, after the new Grand Finale, it's all stating over again with a new crop of continuations, heading off to the college years and beyond.
  • After the finale, many Avatar: The Last Airbender fics were written about the fate of Azula after her Villainous Breakdown, and Zuko's quest to find his mother. The Promise and The Search, unfortunately, Jossed most of it. Now that the Sequel Series The Legend of Korra is complete, most continuations try to find a way to fill the gap between the comics and the beginning of Korra, since most of the details of this time period in canon are left deliberately vague.
    • Azula Trilogy, intended as both canon compliant and Original Flavor (albeit somewhat darker because, well, Azula) picks up all these threads, especially Azula's.
    • Avatar The Last Airbender Book 4 Aftermath ignores the graphic novels and the series resolves what happened to Azula after her insanity in "Sozin's Comet" (she was sent to a mental hospital in order to recover and redeem herself), plus what happened to Ursa after her father-in-law's death. She was exiled to Hira'a after taking the blame for the death of Ozai's father, which was actually caused by Ozai himself.
  • The Legend of Korra has its own fair share of continuation fanfiction, stemming from the finale's strong sense that Korra and her friends still have a lot ahead of them, as well as the confirmation that Korra and Asami became a couple. Lots of stories continue right where the series left off, with Korra and Asami's vacation in the spirit world. Although, since the announcement that Korra is getting an official Comic-Book Adaptation, it's probable a lot of fics will meet the same fate as their Last Airbender predecessors.
  • There is a series of photocomics depicting events after the conversion of Cybertron at the end of Beast Machines. The series begins with a story entitled "Obsidian's Lament", which picks up with Vehicon generals Obsidian and Strika where the series left them, in orbit around Cybertron. From there it explores the effects of the reformatting on Cybertron and the population.
  • The Contractually Obligated Chaos series is a continuation of the Beetlejuice cartoon, which had no defined finale. It skips ahead a few years to Lydia's senior year of high school and goes on from there.
  • Danny Phantom also has quite a lot of this, jumping off from two timelines to make it even more complicated; usually it involves mishaps in Time and Space. Oddly enough, DP didn't leave any threads dangling and left very little to say "what then?" about. Which is probably a major contributor as to why the finale is so hated and people prefer to add on their own endings.
    • What about Valerie Grey? In the episode before Phantom Planet, she discovered that Vlad Plasmius and Vlad Masters were the same person, and vowed revenge as she flew away. Then she gets little more than a cameo in Phantom Planet, and seems to have nothing to say about the revelation that Fenton and Phantom are one-and-the-same. Fanfic Fuel, anyone?
    • Not to mention Dani Phantom...
    • One such fanfic that explores this is the Facing the Future Series, although it starts off pretty radically different following the finale.
  • X-Men: Evolution has a large selection of "Season 5" stories on Fanfiction.Net.
  • Depending on how long it takes for a Total Drama World Tour postseason special to air, assuming it airs at all, we're going to be in for a lot of fanfics that cover the events of a final aftermath special. Which will all eventually be Jossed by the real special.
  • The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles fanfic novellas written by Zarius continue the adventures of the Fred Wolf animated series Turtles. For added measure, they are said to place after the 2009 crossover movieTurtles Forever, with the author even coming up with a Hand Wave explanation for the classic Turtles odd behaviour in the movie
  • Most Adventures of the Galaxy Rangers fanfic is set after the series, and sometimes gets called "second season," especially if it's close to Original Flavor.
  • Yin Yang Yo! has currently two so far:
  • Since Young Justice was Cut Short after its second season in the middle of its plot (Initially), many fic writers have tried to write up what could come next.
    • One notable example is Young Justice: Darkness Falls, which picks up right after the show ended (to the hour), and then follows the team over the course of the next year, watching them puzzle out and deal with the problem of Darkseid.
  • Due to the Bittersweet Ending The Spectacular Spider-Man ended on, it has a plethora of continuation fics. Most notable is Fighting Crime Spinning Webs.
  • The Road To Shalka by Soldeed begins as a prequel to Scream of the Shalka, but later goes on and describes what happened after Alison became a companion.
  • The Smurfette Village series serves as both this and a Fix Fic, namely as the fourth story erases the Season 9 episodes from The Smurfs cartoon show out of continuity to make room for the events of this story series.
  • Jem:
    • Our Time Is Now is set directly after the series ends. It ties up loose ends.
    • Clash's Revolt continues where Clash's character arc ended. She has The Misfits on a Broken Pedestal and is out for revenge.
    • Rock Stars takes place during 1999. It's a oneshot where a music journalist interviews Stormer, who has now became the head of her own indie rock studio, on what's happened in the last decade.

Alternative Title(s): Continuation Fic


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