kylux fic recs
PRE/POST THE FORCE AWAKENS:
- The Inferno by Clarice Chiara Sorcha, Loobeeinthesky, 11k / For Hux and Ren, the war is over.
- Bluebird by r2q5, 15k / Due to childhood trauma, Hux is terrified of doctors.
- Psychomachia by for_autumn_i_am, 75k / By the time the events of SW:TFA unfold, Armitage Hux and Kylo Ren are bitter exes. This is what happened before.
- The Cause and End of Movement by echoist, 19k / Hux seems a bit strange after the loss of Starkiller. Disaffected. Disconnected. When beautifully designed eggs start showing up at his door around a holiday he remembers from childhood, things get a lot … stranger.
- Little Spoons of the First Order by hollycomb, 5k / General Hux has just come out of a bacta tank, quite loopy from the lingering effect of painkillers and sedatives.
- Little Bird by solohux, 31k / Hux goes missing and Kylo finds him in a place that’s extremely strong with the Dark Side. The consequences of Hux’s captivity are nothing like Kylo could have predicted.
- To Each of Us, Our Own Assigned Delusion by Vadianna, 9k / The First Order Personnel Counseling Hotline is staffed by sensitivity officers well-trained in dealing with personal issues that arise during service to the First Order.
- Ad Infinitum by Tokyo_the_Glaive, 46k wip / Hux and Ren were not soulmates. (But just once, they came close.)
- Untimely Excess by Ezlebe, 7k / “I am beginning to think they don’t take me seriously,” Hux says.
- Forceless by squire, 17k wip / Ren has lost the one thing that defined him from before he was even born.
- Rise Again by reaperlight, 8k wip / He’d thought he’d died that day. Perhaps it would have been easier if he had.
Oh What a Skill to Have by vmprsm, 64k / During an unfortunate altercation, Kylo Ren and Hux manage to switch bodies.
- It’s Always Winter in St. Petersburg by Harlanhardway, 49k / Kylo is the heir to the throne of Imperial Russia. Hux is working his way up from nothing on the streets of St. Petersburg.
- Flyboys by Gefionne, 174k wip / Armitage Hux, pilot in the Royal Air Force, has finally gotten command of his own squadron.
- Stand Inside Your Love by _Melodic_, 38k / What began as two lonely souls finding a clever way out of their social and familial obligations soon turned into something else—something inexplicable, inevitable, and irrevocable.
- Aere Perennius by MoonwalkingCrab, 29k / After the mysterious death of Emperor Snoke a race of succession arises.
- The Sky Is Ever Clearer Here by zannarl20, 57k / When two men so diametrically opposed are roped into a marriage that neither want, tensions tend to run high.
- Climbing the Curved Earth by Harlanhardway, 51k / Ben just got back from an expedition up Everest when he meets a red-haired climber that he doesn’t quite know what to make of.
- out from the well of destiny by kyluxtrashcompactor, Pandalolli, 6k wip / Kylo Ren hungers to make his own name, to find his own glory across the seas.
- If the slipper fits by try_reset, 55k / Armitage is the son of a kitchen woman, a lowly servant in the Hux House. Ben Organa is the Prince of the kingdom. They meet one day, in the depths of the Woods.
- Emberarmie by SideraMori, 50k wip / Cinderella lives her life being pious and good, and so she gets her happy ending. Hux is neither of those things.
- Bittersweet and Strange by frapandfurious, 35k wip / In a castle surrounded by a forest, lived a prince who became a monster.
- You’ll Be In My Heart by Anorlost, GeneralSux4, 22k wip / In his frustration Hux repeated more irately, “Hux.” - “Hux?” asked Kylo.
- A Father’s Legacy by Sweets_Thief, 33k wip / Left as the primary carer of his baby brother by his father in his will when Brendol passed, Hux’s life is thrown into chaos.
- Pioneers by hollycomb, 45k wip / Hux did all right for himself for a while. Then he fell in love.
- The Apotheosis of Fox Hux by theascetic, 35k / Overseeing the First Order colonization of an uncharted wilderness planet, General Hux has a fateful encounter with a mystical, ancient power that leaves him irreversibly changed.
- On the upper glass shelf by courgette96, 22k / There once was a lead soldier with a crack on his face, who lived under the bed where forgotten toys go.
- In Memoria by EllaBesmirched, 49k wip / Kylo Ren never thought he’d find himself back at Hogwarts.
- Blood’s Perimeter by Gefionne, 10k wip / As an illegitimate son, Hux was thrown into the First Order’s stormtrooper program as a child, in hopes that he would disappear, but he not only survives, he flourishes.
- strange phenomenon by brawlite, kyluxtrashcompactor, 65k / Kylo Ren answers an ad posted by one Armitage Hux for a roommate, and he thinks a fresh start will help him begin to heal.
- Shades Undimmed by for_autumn_i_am, 21k / Hux is a bounty hunter who teams up with renegade Jedi Kylo Ren for a hunt.
- Scales of Gold by TheZ1337, 10k / Kylo Ren is a merfolk hunter. When he finds Armitage Hux swimming in a rural river, he begins to fall for him.
LIGHT SIDE AU:
- The Way to a Man’s Heart by Gigi_Sinclair, 12k / When the Empire crumbled, four-year-old Armitage Hux escaped to the New Republic with his mother. Many years later, Jedi padawan Ben Solo encounters them living a quiet existence on a pastoral planet.
- Butterflies and Hurricanes by bioticnerfherder, 34k wip / Senator Armitage Hux knows peace in the galaxy is under threat – and the Resistance are the only ones doing anything about it.
- Bad Things by EllaBesmirched, 103k / Detective Ben Solo has never met a crime scene he can’t read like an open book. That is, until The General killings started.
- a harmonious entity by brawlite, 17k wip / When Hux’s best friend Phasma goes missing, Hux travels to the mountains of rural Montana to investigate the mysterious cult, the First Order, that Hux believes to be behind her disappearance.
- Empire State of Mind by TeamRedhead, 232k / With hope of a brighter future diminishing every day, Ben feels trapped. It’s only a matter of time before he breaks, and when he does, he knows he will never be able to recover on his own.
- How Did We Get Here? (I Used to Know You So Well) by TeamRedhead, 31k wip / Kylo doesn’t dream anymore; everything he ever wanted is long gone, and he knows better than to hope.
- Observer Effect by ezlebe, 18k wip / Today isn’t about nanorobots, Dr. Hux. It’s about Ben Organa.
- Base Fee by Ezlebe, 13k / Ren takes a deep breath, thumb hovering over the stark-white letters of his own damned address, and wonders how this could even be possible.
- Because I Knew That You Would Be Alright by elfriniol, 28k / The flurry of emotion and action and violence that was Ben Solo intrigued him to no end, and not only as the fuel for sexual escapades. Ben was everything Hux in his prudence was not.
HUMAN AU, BENARMIE:
- Ace of Spades by betts, 62k wip / Sometimes it feels like everything’s connected. Like with strings. And if I could just see the strings, I could pull them. I could make things do what I wanted.
- age of consent by substanceblack, 31k wip / Cue two socially alienated teens accepting each other’s company after a series of shared mishaps, and more making out than is probably healthy.
- i can see through you (see to the real you) by kyluxtrashcompactor, 18k wip / Hux is the outcast new student with a troubled past. He’s brilliant but refuses to conform, and he doesn’t care what anyone thinks. He’s everything Ben wants to be.
HUMAN AU, MORE FLUFF THAN ANGST:
- Big Brothers AU by frapandfurious, squire, 86k / This wasn’t how tonight was supposed to go at all. And now the sun was beginning to set and instead of fighting, their brothers were flirting.
- Suit Yourself by for_autumn_i_am, Bona-mana, 36k / Part one of the Suit Porn AU, with bad luck and good suits.
- Would Smell As Sweet by Arya_Greenleaf, 32k / Annoyed with his crew, Armitage abandons them at a cliché warehouse party in favor of seeking his own entertainment. He finds it in the arrogant front-man of the group performing for the intoxicated masses.
- Come Fly with Me by Litamaxwell45, penpenhooray, 21k / It’s common knowledge among the flight attendants at First Order Airlines that Hux is not one to be trifled with.
- First Love, Late Spring by hollycomb, 10k wip / Ren’s bringing a lonely ginger criminal home and never wanting to let him go.
- One Song Glory by bioticnerfherder, 33k / Over two years after graduating from Juilliard, Ben decides he wants to reunite the Knights of Ren, a cover band they formed to make rent as college kids in NYC
- the company we choose by Ingu, 9k / Hux is not qualified to be a driving instructor, much less a therapist.
- Act Naturally by theweddingofthefoxes, 6k / Not long after the death of his father, novelist Armitage Hux decides to do something to get himself out of his rut: direct a community theater production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
- Away, I’d Rather Sail Away by theweddingofthefoxes, 11k / Ben really, really did not want to go to the beach with his parents. But when he meets a cute stranger on the next balcony over, he’s beginning to feel better about giving in to their request.
HUMAN AU, OF THE PORN VARIETY:
- Pounded in the Butt by the Necessity My Poverty Affords Me by Gefionne, 9k / A. HuXXX is a cult figure in supernatural gay erotica circles. He’s written it all: unicorn gang bangs, were-rabbit butt invasions, mothmen with eight packs turning you gay. But he has a secret: he’s done none of the wild stuff he writes about; he’s a virgin.
- Save Room For Dessert by firstordershitposting, 16k / Kylo Ren, alias Lord Ten Inches, is an amateur pornstar filming himself and the clients of his devirgining service for the internet and his geriatric neighbors.
- They All Float Down Here by K_dAzrael, 7k / Hux seemed to be the only one in town not bothered by the new trend of Creepy Clowns™ terrorizing the neighborhood.
- In Real Life by unicornsandbutane, 47k / It’s kind-of an astounding coincidence that Hux’s favourite camguy lives in the same city as he does
- Getaway by hollycomb, 54k / Techie’s reactions to fresh air, sunlight and fish are mixed, and then Matt drops a bombshell that could shatter the comforts of their little world together permanently. / techienician + kylux