Underappreciated KakaIru - a rec list!
Have some KakaIru fic recs! These are all stories I think are underappreciated, so maybe there’s something here you haven’t read yet! Must-reads are marked with a *
Someone’s Always Waiting by ownedbyacat | 8165 words
Iruka has a unique bloodline limit that allows him to wipe others’ memories, but at a cost. Beautiful ambience and a good plotline.
Intrigued by txilar | 2449 words
Sex-pollen-type cursed-seal situation. Funny, and hot.
*Knowing Me, Knowing You by Josey (cestus) | 16,254 words
Body swap! With some awesome plot, and a really amazing exploration of chakra and its uses for different types of people.
We Feel Like The End by Taudi | 2995 words
Dragon!AU. Cool setup. Will leave you hanging, wishing there was more.
*Screw Control by Caeseria | 4442 words
Scorchingly hot. Featuring half-naked Iruka practicing with a war fan.
Lose Control by Caeseria | 4758 words
Sequel to Screw Control, equally scorchingly hot.
Cabin in the Woods by gryvon | 2869 words
Amnesia fic, slightly different and interesting take on the trope. Sweet.
An April Fool for Love by Sandyclaws68 | 1518 words
Kakashi gets pranked. Sweet and funny.
Fire Inside by Aythli | 19,868 words
Magic!AU. Featuring really cool medical magic, tattooed Kakashi, and magic!swap wherein Iruka gets control of the Sharingan.
Just the Two of Us (If Only) by Aviss | 2228 words
The universe is cockblocking them. Funny.
Perception by txilar | 3507 words
Hunter Nin Iruka, badass Iruka.
*Bienvenue by Josey (cestus) | 1303 words
As the title implies, a ‘welcome home’. Beautifully intimate and real.
The Hungry Dead by Kita the Spaz | 15,988 words
Awesome mystery-style ghost story with a side of lovely KakaIru.
Weakness by Other_Cat | 7460 words
Badass Kurenai vs. Kakashi sparring, with a side of KakaIru.
*Desert Road by Kita the Spaz | 12,302 words
Suspenseful, beautifully paced. Features fennec fox Iruka and an evocative Kakashi POV.
Training by paxnirvana | 1874 words
Iruka cuts his finger. Hella hot. Mild bloodplay.
*Voltage running through your skin by megyal | 1158 words
The genital torture’ tag is too harsh - this is hot! Features creative uses of Kakashi’s lightning chakra.