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Post by aruigus808 on Fri Dec 16, 2011 7:24 am

I think this thread doesn't really get a lot of attention, so, let say what our favorite fan fic is! You can only name ONE. Some people can make an essay about their list of favorites so lets keep it to one.

Mine? I've only read like 2 FF so it'd have to be The Vagabond
My reason is that it was interesting and sounded very plausible. That's my only complaint about FF, a lot of them sound impossible. It just bugs me when a story starts to steer off course and not sound like the actual material it's based off of. The only down side to this FF is that it's LONG. I'm sure there are other longer ones but I find this to be very, very, very long....I still haven't finished it yet Scootaloo which I need to.
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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by CamoBadger on Fri Dec 16, 2011 7:35 am

Past Sins, without a doubt the best FF, and one of the best stories in general, that I've ever read. It's easily a novel, and has my favorite OC character of all time (SQUEEEEEEEEEEEE NYX).
The story is fantastic, and has a perfect ending to it, and even follows the show's theme of teaching a lesson;
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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by Apple Crumble on Fri Dec 16, 2011 9:52 am

Mine is: http://www.fanfiction.net/s/7032385/1/Dont_Let_the_Sun_Catch_You_Crying

It a decent story. Luna fitting in and Celestia going through a crisis. :P
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Post by Fluttershy on Fri Dec 16, 2011 10:30 am

My little Dashie. It's the only one that has managed to hit me emotionally.
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Post by Spitfire on Fri Dec 16, 2011 12:21 pm

Fluttershy wrote:My little Dashie. It's the only one that has managed to hit me emotionally.
I cried, I'm a 16 year old guy, who after hardening myself to show little emotion*, I cried.
*(I'm manic depressive, have "acute" autism, and when I get angry, I get REALLY FREAKING ANGRY. I've spent basically the last half of my life hardening myself emotionally so meltdowns don't happen anymore, they rarely do now..)

EDIT: if not shown, I too find MLD to be my favorite FF. I have a large moutain of them to read, and PS, but MLD is my fav so far.
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Post by Permafrost on Fri Dec 16, 2011 7:10 pm

Spitfire wrote:
Fluttershy wrote:My little Dashie. It's the only one that has managed to hit me emotionally.
I cried, I'm a 16 year old guy, who after hardening myself to show little emotion*, I cried.
*(I'm manic depressive, have "acute" autism, and when I get angry, I get REALLY FREAKING ANGRY. I've spent basically the last half of my life hardening myself emotionally so meltdowns don't happen anymore, they rarely do now..)

EDIT: if not shown, I too find MLD to be my favorite FF. I have a large moutain of them to read, and PS, but MLD is my fav so far.

I'm in the same boat.Cried for about an hour after reading and had short burst sobs for the next couple days.That and about half a box of tissues made one heck of a weekend.I can't say I read much fanfics though so my opinion doesn't matter that much with this particular subject.
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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by Ferrous_Oxide on Fri Dec 16, 2011 7:57 pm

Diamond Mint wrote:
Spitfire wrote:
Fluttershy wrote:My little Dashie. It's the only one that has managed to hit me emotionally.
I cried, I'm a 16 year old guy, who after hardening myself to show little emotion*, I cried.
*(I'm manic depressive, have "acute" autism, and when I get angry, I get REALLY FREAKING ANGRY. I've spent basically the last half of my life hardening myself emotionally so meltdowns don't happen anymore, they rarely do now..)

EDIT: if not shown, I too find MLD to be my favorite FF. I have a large moutain of them to read, and PS, but MLD is my fav so far.

I'm in the same boat.Cried for about an hour after reading and had short burst sobs for the next couple days.That and about half a box of tissues made one heck of a weekend.I can't say I read much fanfics though so my opinion doesn't matter that much with this particular subject.

I just read it. The tears will not stop flowing.
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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by Moonlight on Fri Dec 16, 2011 9:00 pm

Ferrous_Oxide wrote:
Diamond Mint wrote:
Spitfire wrote:
Fluttershy wrote:My little Dashie. It's the only one that has managed to hit me emotionally.
I cried, I'm a 16 year old guy, who after hardening myself to show little emotion*, I cried.
*(I'm manic depressive, have "acute" autism, and when I get angry, I get REALLY FREAKING ANGRY. I've spent basically the last half of my life hardening myself emotionally so meltdowns don't happen anymore, they rarely do now..)

EDIT: if not shown, I too find MLD to be my favorite FF. I have a large moutain of them to read, and PS, but MLD is my fav so far.

I'm in the same boat.Cried for about an hour after reading and had short burst sobs for the next couple days.That and about half a box of tissues made one heck of a weekend.I can't say I read much fanfics though so my opinion doesn't matter that much with this particular subject.

I just read it. The tears will not stop flowing.

I can't count how many times I had to stop myself from sobbing and gasping for air because of this.

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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by CamoBadger on Sat Dec 17, 2011 12:06 am

Shadefire wrote:
Ferrous_Oxide wrote:
Diamond Mint wrote:
Spitfire wrote:
Fluttershy wrote:My little Dashie. It's the only one that has managed to hit me emotionally.
I cried, I'm a 16 year old guy, who after hardening myself to show little emotion*, I cried.
*(I'm manic depressive, have "acute" autism, and when I get angry, I get REALLY FREAKING ANGRY. I've spent basically the last half of my life hardening myself emotionally so meltdowns don't happen anymore, they rarely do now..)

EDIT: if not shown, I too find MLD to be my favorite FF. I have a large moutain of them to read, and PS, but MLD is my fav so far.

I'm in the same boat.Cried for about an hour after reading and had short burst sobs for the next couple days.That and about half a box of tissues made one heck of a weekend.I can't say I read much fanfics though so my opinion doesn't matter that much with this particular subject.

I just read it. The tears will not stop flowing.

I can't count how many times I had to stop myself from sobbing and gasping for air because of this.
I've already replied to the topic, but I might as well say it, I cried my eyes out after reading MLD as well.

That's right, a soldier cried, after reading a story, for a good 2 hours straight.

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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by Spitfire on Sat Dec 17, 2011 12:10 am

Lyra wrote:
Shadefire wrote:
Ferrous_Oxide wrote:
Diamond Mint wrote:
Spitfire wrote:
Fluttershy wrote:My little Dashie. It's the only one that has managed to hit me emotionally.
I cried, I'm a 16 year old guy, who after hardening myself to show little emotion*, I cried.
*(I'm manic depressive, have "acute" autism, and when I get angry, I get REALLY FREAKING ANGRY. I've spent basically the last half of my life hardening myself emotionally so meltdowns don't happen anymore, they rarely do now..)

EDIT: if not shown, I too find MLD to be my favorite FF. I have a large moutain of them to read, and PS, but MLD is my fav so far.

I'm in the same boat.Cried for about an hour after reading and had short burst sobs for the next couple days.That and about half a box of tissues made one heck of a weekend.I can't say I read much fanfics though so my opinion doesn't matter that much with this particular subject.

I just read it. The tears will not stop flowing.

I can't count how many times I had to stop myself from sobbing and gasping for air because of this.
I've already replied to the topic, but I might as well say it, I cried my eyes out after reading MLD as well.

That's right, a soldier cried, after reading a story, for a good 2 hours straight.

You are not just a soldier, but a battlefield medic. as said yourself, it's both the best and worst job.
(yes, I am now imagining you, not only as the medic from TF2 in a US army uniform, but also treating some grievous wound or something.) in all seriousness though, it seems everyone can't help it after this FF.
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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by CamoBadger on Sat Dec 17, 2011 12:23 am

It makes sense why everyone cries:

Losing a child is always a terrible moment, no matter who you are. That story did an amazing job of making the reader feel like they were the one that found Dashie, and raised her for those 15 years. Having her taken away at the end impacted that part deep inside of everyone: that part that cares for their child more than anything else in the world, and losing them is like losing your entire world.

...I want to read it again now...

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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by CamoBadger on Wed Dec 28, 2011 2:07 pm

Hmmm...there is another addition to my favorite MLP FanFic list: Study Buddies

Finally got caught up on it after missing 17 chapters, and I gotta say it's amazing. I definately recommend it to anyone.
(It has FlutterSparkle and AppleDash, so be ready for that)

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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by Rarity on Wed Dec 28, 2011 4:15 pm

Cupcakes.
I have no clue why i like to read it, but I do
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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by CamoBadger on Wed Dec 28, 2011 10:45 pm

Have you read any of the alternate versions/endings?

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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by Rainbow Dashz on Thu Dec 29, 2011 11:16 am

Lyra wrote:It makes sense why everyone cries:

Losing a child is always a terrible moment, no matter who you are. That story did an amazing job of making the reader feel like they were the one that found Dashie, and raised her for those 15 years. Having her taken away at the end impacted that part deep inside of everyone: that part that cares for their child more than anything else in the world, and losing them is like losing your entire world.

...I want to read it again now...

Great. Now I feel bad for not crying. Pinkie Pie
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Post by Rainbow Dashz on Thu Dec 29, 2011 11:18 am

I've only read one: Cupcakes and I couldn't get past 3 pages. So I guess so far I haven't got a favorite. But I'm going to read some more soon.
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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by Shadow Star on Sat Dec 31, 2011 4:28 pm

I the one that i have read and dosn't creep me out was Lyra's Cold as Ice.
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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by CamoBadger on Mon Jan 02, 2012 6:11 am

Shadow Star wrote:I the one that i have read and dosn't creep me out was Lyra's Cold as Ice.
:D Did you like it?

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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by Shadow Star on Mon Jan 02, 2012 4:26 pm

Lyra wrote:
Shadow Star wrote:I the one that i have read and dosn't creep me out was Lyra's Cold as Ice.
:D Did you like it?

I loved it. It was a new look with the whole blind pony thing, i could imagine the story as it was playing out. I think i might of cried a little while reading it. Scootaloo which rarly happens. I watched Marley and Me and nothing, I read this and bam! A few tears were shead. I think that only happens when one of my Space Marines fails their armour save and dies.


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Post by CamoBadger on Mon Jan 02, 2012 11:57 pm

Lyra I'm glad you liked it Shadow Star

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Post by Shadow Star on Tue Jan 03, 2012 4:47 pm

Lyra wrote: Lyra I'm glad you liked it Shadow Star
Thanks for writing it! All these fan fics reminds me I need to get back to mine.
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Post by Rainbow Dashz on Fri Jan 06, 2012 7:39 pm

My favorite would have to be, My Little Dashie. I almost cried. I'm just not a very emotional person.
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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by aruigus808 on Thu Jan 26, 2012 9:59 am

Bringing back a dead thread....whooo Chicken

Spitfire wrote:
Fluttershy wrote:My little Dashie. It's the only one that has managed to hit me emotionally.
I cried, I'm a 16 year old guy, who after hardening myself to show little emotion*, I cried.
*(I'm manic depressive, have "acute" autism, and when I get angry, I get REALLY FREAKING ANGRY. I've spent basically the last half of my life hardening myself emotionally so meltdowns don't happen anymore, they rarely do now..)

EDIT: if not shown, I too find MLD to be my favorite FF. I have a large moutain of them to read, and PS, but MLD is my fav so far.
Now, I decided "buck it, I'm going to read this now" just 1hour ago and also decided to hear an audio version on YT. I got through the first 2/3 of it listening to the guy's voice and was enjoying it. But when it got to the sad part, I HAD to actually read it. I felt it I wasn't really getting the full experience...and boy, did it make a difference. When I read the last third of the story, I was tearing up. I had watched all of the seasons of Clannad(which believe me, is the SADDEST anime/anything I've ever went through...I mean, I was full on crying at certain parts) and pretty much harden up after that. But this, this made me tear up again, being a story and all. That doesn't really happen to me....at all now. So, this is now my 2nd favorite FF, with The Vagabond being still my first. I enjoy psychological stories more so thats why. But MLD is very close to the #1 spot
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Post by CaptainDash on Sat Feb 25, 2012 3:59 pm

I've read My little Dashie, Cupcakes, Rainbow Factory, and Progress (and others)

But as far as a favorite? It would be a 3 way tie between "My little Hangover", "Mud, Sweat and Tears", and the one where they think Fluttershy is a porn star. All three of them are outright hilarious, and they have their strengths and weaknesses, it's too hard to decide without re-reading them.

The four at the top are good, and I really enjoyed them, but they're hard to re-read, unless it's through something like a dramatic reading, or a Rainbow Dash Presents.
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Post by Discord on Sat Feb 25, 2012 4:38 pm

my favorite is rainbow factory, cupcakes, sunset, and of course ive read my little dashie.....and some others.
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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by InquisitorM on Sat Feb 25, 2012 6:13 pm

Fallout: Equestria...hand down.

Kkat has a stunning ability to put every one of his characters through the wringer time after time and had me in tears at least a couple of times per chapter after the halfway point of the whole arc.

Damn thing is NOT short though, and that's my one complaint. Not that I mind it being long, but there's a whole 'Ruins of Canterlot' section that's 50k words for one chapter, and it needed to be about 20k. Mostly I think it came from having too much backstory to explain, and the 'real' action progressed far too slowly to be satisfying. Shame though, because the rest of it is first class stuff.
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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by Orm on Sat Feb 25, 2012 6:56 pm

My Favourite would have to be Creeping Darkness.
Not because it was the first MLP fanfic that I read and enjoyed, but because it was also an Alan Wake crossover that was done very well.

Edit:
Almost forgot about Fallout: Equestria, I loved the original and I'm already loving Project Horizons.


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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by XT Vengeance on Sun Feb 26, 2012 6:29 am

I'd have to say Fallout Equestria, and Fallout Equestria: New Horizons.
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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by InquisitorM on Sun Feb 26, 2012 6:11 pm

Haven't tried New Horizons yet, I guess I'm kinda worried it might feel like it's diluting Kkat's fairly epic work.
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Re: Favorite Fan fic?

Post by Scootaloo on Sun Feb 26, 2012 7:05 pm

My Little Dashie, A Filly's Wings, A smile is all it takes, and The cutie mark master. So far anyway.
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