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bea_recs ([personal profile] bea_recs) wrote2010-11-04 04:35 pm
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Naruto GEN and Crossover Recs
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Naruto General Recs
These are the fics that fall under one or more of these categories:
1) Friendship fics
2) Action/Adventure fics with no pairings
3) Some of them are het where romance does not factor into the plot. 

Updated: May 3, 2013


The Butterfly Effect - Skinner (psiten) {PG-13 |Canon!AU |WIP}
Uchiha Itachi was sure life couldn’t get any better than going out for ice cream with his baby brother. Then, Naruto happened.

Redux by sinemoras09
Black clouded the edges of his vision, and Itachi struggled to open his eyes. What if Itachi didn't die? Collection of 28 drabbles. AU. Gen. Complete. Spoilers for chapter 402

Swallow the Elephant by sinemoras09
In which our hero works through the five stages of grief, but not really. CRACK. Sasuke, Ghost!Itachi, badfic extraordinaire. Spoilers up to 402.

Shadow and Wind: New legends by Sir-Shun
AU. Naruto and Shikamaru's lives take an unexpected turn. Follow the eccentric hero and the lazy genius on their journey to to make a name of themselves. Chapter 45: Tsunade is saved and Orochimaru has lost! Time to go home, right?

Flip Flop and Fly by The Red Dragons Order
What if Uchiha Itachi didn't grow up as an Uchiha? What if he didn't grow up as a shinobi at all? What if Konoha and the Uchiha Clan wanted him back? AU

Brothers by Evandar
Oneshot. Uzumaki Kushina was not the only woman the Yondaime Hokage ever loved, nor was Naruto his only child. Mild crack with hints of SasoDei

My Wish Order Brother by PiperDreamer
Naruto, after seeing a child get defended by his older brother, makes a wish on a wishing star for an older brother too. What he got was a girly looking art freak with mouths on his hands.

A Fox and a Shark Walk into a Bar {PG-13 |Ninja-verse AU}
Summary: In a universe where Itachi and Kisame succeeded in capturing Naruto, an Akatsuki delegation is sent to Konoha to negotiate a treaty in the midst of war. The only problem is, everyone in Konoha thinks Naruto is dead.

A Perception of Reality {PG-13 |Ninja-verse}
Summary: There is a belief that states for every action taken, the alternative action is played out in another dimension. In one reality Itachi succeeded in killing his clan, in another, he failed. This is the story of what happened when he failed.

After the Dream {PG-13 |GEN |Ninja-verse}
Summary: It's time to pick up the pieces and move on. Konoha and Team 7 part ways and the past begins to resurface as old mistakes are brought to light.

Against the Tide {AU |SasuNaru Friendship}
Summary: After Youma research was legalised, the Anti Youma Brigade was formed to clean up any possible mess. And that was why Naruto and Sasuke's lives could never be the same again. Is friendship really possible in their line of occupation?

Ascendant by Samurai101 {PG-13 |GEN |Time Travel |Ninja-verse}
Summary: Itachi's just died...and woken up thirteen again. The only problem is his thirteen year-old self doesn't like the idea of sharing his mind and body with his clan's killer. How hard would you fight to save your family from yourself?
Bea's comment: Loved this fic and Itachi's characterization.

Blood Stained Hands by LAXgirl {SasuNaru Frienship |PG-13 |H/C}
Summary: Supposedly killed in an Akatsuki attack, no one knows what to think when Naruto is later found still alive but mentally shattered and dangerously close to losing control over Kyuubi. Can Sasuke save his friend or is Naruto doomed to fall into darkness?

Byakko {PG-13 |GEN |Ninja-verse}
Summary: It all starts when Naruto stumbles across a baby fox and its dead mother one afternoon. Strange things start to happen, interrupting the norm. As time passes, Naruto begins to realize that finding the dead fox wasn't just a coincidence..

Child of the Earth {PG-13 |Ninja-verse AU}
Summary: Traveling all 12 years of his life, Naruto has grown up close to nature and far from society. But when his sensei informs him that they're returning to his birthtown, Konohagakure, he finds out that adjusting to the changes isn’t going to be easy.

Crossroads by XD {SasuNaru Frienship |PG-13 |Ninja-verse AU}
Summary: In another time and place, Naruto is brought up without knowledge of the Shinobi. And Sasuke is about to find out that true friendship is more than just another phrase in the poetic analects. Friendship fic.

Damaged Sasuke {PG-13 |Parody/Humor |Ninja-verse}
Summary: Before Naruto, before Itachi killed off his entire family, there was a little boy named Sasuke who just wanted his father's recognition...but ended up getting mentally and emotionally scarred before his brother even contemplated mass murder.

Down the Untrodden Path {SasuNaru Frienship |AU}
Summary: Uzumaki Naruto always gave the surprises, until a stranger by the name of Uchiha Sasuke came up one fine day to pronounce him 'my Prince'. Naruto thought he knew ridiculous. Thinking again suddenly seemed like a very good idea. Fluffy friendship.

Flip Flop and Fly by The Red Dragons Order {PG-13 |GEN |Ninja-verse AU |WIP}
Summary: What if Uchiha Itachi didn't grow up as an Uchiha? What if he didn't grow up as a shinobi at all? What if Konoha and the Uchiha Clan wanted him back?

For the Love of my Friends {Time Travel |PG-13 |NaruHina |Frienship}
Summary: [NaruHina]For Naruto, time was always of the essence, especially when he knew everything that would come to pass and only had a certain amount of time to change it all.

Hidden Village Ninja Academy {PG-13}
Summary: Naruto had been forced to enroll in the Ninja Academy. He wanted to eat ramen and sleep. Instead he got hounded by weirdoes, ditched by his team and tortured by perverts. Not the best first impression.

Life Savers {PG-13 |Ninja-verse AU}
Summary: Life savers and babysitters, or Narusitters, were interchangeable in Arashi's vocabulary. And oddly enough Uchiha Itachi was also an alternative for babysitter. [A collection of stories about Naruto and his Narusitters.]

Naruto Truth or Dare {PG-13}
Summary: Naruto and the entire Rookie 9 are they play truth or dare and make each other admit and do the most outrageous and hilarious things ever!

Night Thief {R |Ninja-verse}
Pairing: Sakura/Ino, Sasuke/Naruto
Summary: Set about seven years after Istoria's Birds of a Feather. Sakura is finally on her own, and her first case is going to change her world -- assuming that it doesn't destroy it first.

Perceptions {PG-13 |SasuNaru Frienship |Ninja-verse}
Summary: The threads of fate of each individual are woven together, each person's destiny linked to another's... how different would things have been, if different words had been spoken, if different events had taken place?

Ripple Effect by rayemars {R |GEN |Ninja-verse |Post-Orochimaru AU}
Summary: Sasuke's return to Konoha, and everything that comes after it. Some people have changed more than they wanted or deserved to.

Stolen by ceresi {R |GEN |Ninja-verse |Plotty}
Pairings: GEN (SasuNaru, KakaSaku but romance is secondary to the plot)
Summary: Six years after the war with Orochimaru, Team 7 is an elite jounin/chunnin team that's famous for both ingenuity and getting things done. But a new mission hits close to home, and even teamed with their old sensei, Sakura, Naruto, and Sasuke may not be enough. With pairings, but not exclusively focused on them: SasuNaru, KakaSaku, ShikaIno, mentions of SasuNeji.

The Lazy Uchiha by Hibiki54 {PG-13 |GEN |Ninja-verse AU |WIP}
Summary: The Uchiha clan were known as genius ninja. But all clans have that one black sheep. Meet Uchiha Itachi, a born genius and the laziest ninja you will ever find!
Bea's comment: Still my favorite Itachi fic. It's too bad it hasn't been updated in a while, but it has over 40 chapters and it's still awesome to read.

The Pride of Suna {PG-13 |Ninja-verse AU}
Summary: The fight against Mizuki goes worse than expected, and Naruto flees from Konoha in anguish. He eventually passes out in the desert, where he's found by a trio of Suna siblings...

The Road Less Travelled By {PG-13 |Friendship |Ninja-verse AU}
Summary: Sometimes the smallest change can have huge concequences. An act of trust can make the difference between loyalty and betrayal. What if Sasuke chose a different path? How many lives could it slowly change?[Team7 friendship fic,AU from Ep 33]

This Time Around by Crimson Skies {SasuNaru Frienship |PG-13 |Time Travel}
Summary: A six year old Sasuke wakes from a nightmare...but Itachi wouldn't really kill the clan, right? As for Naruto, well, maybe he won't be so alone...this time around.

Through Fox's Eyes by Dhampir {SasuNaru Frienship |PG-13 |Ninja-verse AU}
Summary: Naruto was 'abandoned' at the age of five and only survived because of Kyuubi's instincts. Eight years later, Sasuke stumbles across him and brings him back to Konoha, but will he be able to cope with society after eight years of solitude?

To Hear Your Voice Again {Friendship |PG-13 |Hurt!Naruto}
Summary: Set 2 to 3 years after chapter 304. Team 7 is off to retrieve what is theirs, but what happens when Naruto loses what is most precious to him? No pairings.

Vurt Ninjas {R |AU |Scifi}
Summary: In a world where virtual reality comes prepackaged in feathers, and where knowledge can literally kill, Naruto introduces a new game to Sasuke and Sakura: one called 'Konoha.' [Fusion with Jeff Noon's Vurt.]

Way of a Shinobi {PG-13 |Ninja-verse AU|
Summary: Hatake Kakashi was ANBU, now he had to learn to be human. Uzumaki Naruto needed a guardian, and he got a teenager with silver hair.  


Never Let Go by Obsessive Child (Crossover: FMA)
Stuck in Konoha, all Edward Elric wants is to get back to Amestris. But when he forms unlikely bonds with Itachi Uchiha and his brother, added to that a crazy kid in orange, will Edward want to leave?

A Rank Mission: Hogwarts by zfirze {PG-13 |Crossover: Harry Potter}
Summary: ANBU guards, Sasuke and Naruto, are entering into Harry's fifth year...

Collision Course by NeonWorld {SasuNaru Frienship |Crossover: HP}
Summary: Sasuke and Naruto are 16yrold ANBU, and their newest mission is by far the strangest: They need to blend into the society and protect a boy of the same age for this time of increased danger. The boy's name? Harry Potter.

Harry Potter crack ficlets by Asuka Kureru {PG-13 |GEN |Crossover: HP}
Summary: Collection of short stories, scenes, snippets, featuring Naruto, Sasuke, Sakura and Kakashi at Hogwarts. Warning: utter crack. This is NOT A REAL STORY but a dozen small stories. It's also AS COMPLETE AS IT WILL EVER BE.

Kurama in Narutoland by Toki Mirage {R |Crossover: YYH}
Pairing: Kurama/Neji
Summary: Kurama lives the life of a ninja! How will his presence in Narutoland ultimately affect the outcome of the world?
Bea's comment: It's discontinued but it has 46 chapters, and I loved all of them.

Naruto x Gundam Wing ficlet collection by Asuka Kureru {PG-13 |Crossover: GW}
Summary: Like the title says. Mostly humor; may contain gen, het or yaoi. Characters involved: Team Seven, Ino, Heero, Duo, Wufei...

Narutotachi Goes to Hogwarts! by Yarochisai {PG-13 |GEN |Crossover: HP}
Summary: An abandoned Harry Potter/Naruto Crossover with awful crackish humor.
Bea's comment: Yes, it's abandoned but it has 32 chapters and they're awesome.

Remnants of a Forgotten Dream by FFPA {GEN |PG-13 |Crossover: Bleach}
Summary: Uzumaki Naruto was a shinobi brought to Seireitei for use in a devious scheme, helped and befriended by Hitsugaya Toushiro. Due to his reiatsu, he moves up in the ranks at a remarkable speed until one fateful encounter with Kurosaki Ichigo leads him to lose his power altogether, finally explaining the reason for Ichigo's amazing reiatsu. It doesn't belong to him. It was stolen from another. The thing is … Ichigo has his own story just waiting to be told.

Strangers in a Strange Land by Gigabomb {PG-13 |GEN |Crossover: HP}
Summary: This is what happens when Orochimaru takes the concept of learning every jutsu in the world far too literally and the Sound Five pay the price. So does Hogwarts.

The Game of Go by sessha-chan {PG |Friendship |Crossover: HP}
Summary: Naruto and Sasuke, highranking ANBU have taken a contract. Their mission: to protect Harry Potter and the inhabitants of Hogwarts at all costs. And if possible kill Voldemort while they're at it. Sounds like they're in for a long year. noyaoi.

Legendary Sannins and the Order of the Phoenix by Koulin {PG-13 |Crossover : HP |GEN}
Summary: The Legendary Sannins, currently at age 15, arrived at Hogwart's doorstep because of pure carelessness!

The Truth Decays by Marz1 {PG-13 |Crossover: FMA}
Summary: Edward Elric can't get back to his own world, so he tries to make a life for himself in the closest one he can find. Yep a nice quiet life, no military breathing down his neck or monsters trying to live forever, but then a kid in an orange jumpsuit.