gaming recs

1st. Sgt. Barnes in December 1944, shortly after the start of what would become popularly known as the ″Schädeljäger Offensive,” his legendary counter-sniper campaign in the Ardennes.

[AKA: “Draw me like one of your French girls, Steve.”]

Read The Night War on AO3!


Marigold: “So you think you’re better at games then Berry?”

Rhubarb: “Yeah I do. The names Rhubarb Melon and I am a master at all of the games in this rec center.”

Marigold: “Is that so?  How about a game of shuffleboard? If i win, you leave us alone and never bother us again.”

Rhubarb: “And if I win?”

Marigold: “If you win, what would you like?”

Rhubarb: “If I win you have to go out with me.”

Marigold: “Seriously?  *sigh* Whatever you’re on.”

  • Dan: From now on, we'll be using codenames. You will address me as 'Eagle One'.
  • Dan: Barry. Codename: 'Been There, Done that'.
  • Dan: Arin is 'Currently Doing That'
  • Dan: Brian is 'It Happened Once In A Dream'
  • Dan: Suzy. Codename: 'If I Had To Pick A Girl'.
  • Dan: Ross is 'Eagle Two'.
  • Ross: Oh thank God.
  • Jon: From now on, we're going to be using code names. You can address me as Eagle One.
  • Dany, code name -- Been There, Done That.
  • Sansa is -- Currently Doing That.
  • Missandei is -- It Happened Once in a Dream.
  • Gendry code name -- If I Had To Pick a Dude.
  • Tyrion is -- Eagle Two.
  • Tyrion: Oh thank God.

probably-a-cryptid  asked:

Hello it's me again for like the fifth time! Are there any video game au's that you know of? I've only seen two when I've looked, and was just wondering! Oh and thanks for always taking time to make lists and stuff <3

Thanks for these requests! I don’t typically read much from this AU but here are some good ones! Let me know if I missed any!

Originally posted by klxud

Video Game/Gaming AU

[Press Start] by kaizuka, Gen, 17k (WIP)
Yuuri wakes up one day to find himself thrown into an otome game-like reality, where his love interests seem to consist of figure skaters from the Grand Prix, and many of his actions are dictated by one of three choices that pop up in a text box that only he can see. And, as he’s quick to find out, the only way out of the game is to choose a love interest and see the blossoming romance through till the end! Thumbs up!

On ICE!!! by Watermelonsmellinfellon, Mature, 23k (WIP)
The first time Katsuki Yuuri saw Victor Nikiforov perform, he realized he had a great desire to see figure skating in a video game. In fifteen years, his dream is realized. Little does he know that Victor’s attention has been caught by the very game he unknowingly inspired. Love!

Pixelated Reality by chibilysis (xyrilyn), Teen, 9.1k (WIP)
Yuuri Katsuki is a Level 230 Arch Mage - the top ranking Arch Mage in Code Regius Online (CRO) - the world’s #1 Virtual Reality Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game.Victor Nikiforov is a Level 190 Master Swordsman and Guildmaster of Fimbulwinter - a pirate/PK-killer guild. Strip away their online personas, however, Yuuri and Victor are but just two people trying to find their own place in the world.

all the dragons we have slain by brighter, Mature, 9.6k
This is why Yuuri loves gaming—the victory of it, the easy camaraderie amongst his guild, the sense that he’s part of something greater.Victor tells him, “you were incredible,” and maybe he loves that a little, too. Definitely recommend!

 Shall We Date? Let’s Skate! by Sakhyu, Teen, 4.5k (WIP)
“Shall We Date? Let’s Skate!” was the hottest dating sim game on the market … and it is also the video game one Yuuri Katsuki suddenly wakes up in. Now, Yuuri has to battle floating screens, pesky Quests, and … wait, what do you mean he’s now the main character?! Featuring poor, poor Gamer!Yuuri.

much ado about ADO by Vitali (exocara), Teen, 7.4k (WIP)
Yuuri’s first quest in the relatively popular VRMMORPG, Angels&Demons Online (ADO), was to seduce an NPC. He was trying to figure out just how to differentiate between NPCs and player characters, when he saw an angel with long silver hair and gorgeous blue eyes and thought to himself: That man is way too beautiful to be a player character.

Otome on Ice by Ethril, Teen, 9.9k (WIP)
Yuri K is a famous independent game tester that has a reputation for finding bugs and glitches that no one else can. He works mostly online through the pseudonym Eros and only gives his real name when hired to test games.Victor is the CEO of a major gaming company in Russia. Currently his top team is working on an Otome style game that they hope to turn into a RPG MMO in the near future, but first they need to do some serious testing. Christophe suggests they bring in the game tester Eros, whom they have worked with in the past, in order to test the new game “Otome On Ice”. Awesome fic so far!

Yuuri Katsuki Secret Route Walkthrough/FAQ by Metis_Ink, Gen, 2.2k
The otome community uncovers the mysteries of the Nikiforov-Katsuki Route, one of the most difficult and overly-complicated routes in a game supposedly just about ice skating. Rec’d by a follower!

Sansa and brienne next season

Sansa: what exactly is the nature of your relationship with Ser Jaime?

Brienne: Strictly professional. Just friends.

Sansa: So are you just people who respect each other as fellow knights, or are you friends?

Brienne: Fellow knights with benefits.



Brienne: *wincing* we’re knights who benefit from the fact that we’re also friends