4.53An army of skeletons was summoned by the necromancer during his battle. However, at the end of the fight, none survived except a Skeleton. Follow our protagonist as he struggles to survive in a foreign, RPG-like setting surrounded by danger and monsters. This was inspired by the novel "Overlord, Lv1 Skeleton, Skeleton Soldier Couldn'T Protect The Dungeon." Disclaimer: This is a work of fiction. Unless otherwise indicated, all the names, characters, businesses, places, events, and incidents in this book are either the product of the author's imagination or used in a fictitious manner. Any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, or actual events is purely coincidental.
-It's a novel about second chance and time loops in a dark fantasy world. Is the story of a man and his struggle against overwhelming and hopeless threats, to save a world. - If you could go back in time and fix your mistakes and bad choices, would you do it? When I was summoned to another world with every other human on Earth to serve as a front-line soldier in a war against an invasion of nightmarish creatures, I knew right away that I was going to shit my breakfast on my pants. Especially when they said that with the powerful blessings of the Wizards and the Gods, they were going to turn us into superhumans and half-wizards, everything they said sounded like "you're a fucking cannon fodder!". I was right. The war? We lost him so badly that all races became extinct. Me? I was a fucking veteran who survived until the end. Was I strong? Fuck yeah of course, I was, except... it was useless, I died like everyone else. The bad news? When I thought it was finally over, I woke up when I was summoned at the beginning of the war, 14 years in the past. That, and also the fact that every time I die, I restart at the beginning of the war. It sounds crazy, right? Hell, when I think that the first time I was resurrected, I thought I'd be able to save the world. I was so naive! - If you believe that because the protagonist knows the future or that since it goes back to the beginning each time, he can easily become OP or save the world, you are wrong. The mechanics of Die & Retry are present because it is impossible for the protagonist to win without it, or dying a stupid number of times. Do you remember the Die & Retry games? Maybe you do, those games were hard -stupidly hard-, and this novel is based on one principle: that it is almost impossible for the humanity - except with the sacrifice of legendary heroes - to defeat the darkest creations of the universe. - ~~~~ Tags: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Grimdark, LitRPg, War and military, Magic and Witchcraft, Demons and Monsters, Time loops, crafting, horror, and humor! Tags - what you will never see: a harem, psychopath MC, blue screens, abusive use of plot armor, see the treasures and secrets that fall into the hands of the MC as if the Gods were pissing on his face from heaven. Author note: I am not a native English speaker (I'm a damned French), errors of grammar and syntax that I would be unable to see despite the time invested in editing to correct them will inevitably be present, so help me please! AWSDR are also present on RoyalRoad com
4.54Genre(s): Action, Drama, Grimdark, Science Fantasy, Horror, Military, Seinen Type: Japanese Light Novel Far away in the future set in the year of 2050 A.C.B, forget the power of technology and science, since it growing rapidly. Forget the promise of progress and understanding, this is the world where is no peace amongst all, only an eternity of carnage and slaughter, and the laughter of thirsting warlords, among all places, is TYZ (formerly known as Tokyo) before the Second Global conflict, now it is the largest and most populated city of the planet, beyond compare. VX1118, also known as the Darkfallen virus, is a voracious mutagens particularly dangerous to living beings. It can mutate, and even control hosts’ minds in an effort to perpetuate and evolves genetic mutations within its hosts. The genetically-designed Superhuman species who look exactly like normal humans but possess an inhuman abilities, along with superiority complex. These new breed of evolved sub-humans known as Mutants still living along sides among humans in the highly advanced futuristic country of TYZ under the Imperium of Brittonia Empire and it’s Totalitarian Regime. Living under this tyrannical rules that was an intelligent yet disaffected 18 years old student named Akagi Shinsuke, stumbled upon this aberration/cursed virus, and now he is more just a mere creature, instead of dying he is evolving something else. After been infected, Akagi found himself stuck in the gritty chronicle of the endless Civil War between gruesomely violent Superhumans against the Autocratic Imperium super soldiers playing the profane game of power, politics, ambition and corruption. Will he survive? Is there a place for him in this unsustainable dystopian world, or he submerged himself into this grim reality of utter bleakness. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Disclaimer- This novel is a work of fiction purely created by the author, all characters and stories depicted in this novel are entirely fictitious. Any similarity to actual events or any other fictional media is purely coincidental. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Those are the overall Tags- Action Science fiction Grimdark Dystopic World Tragedy Smart MC Fantasy Horror Gore/Violence Anti-heroes Villain Protagonist Black And Gray Morality Lovecraftian Superpowers Futuristic Setting Byronic Hero Mutants Military War R-18 Discord- https://discord.gg/DZPRX3
Helia, a world where ordinary people can acquire the strength of gods, scholars learn secrets of ancient civilizations and use magic to unlock possibilities one could only dream of, and heroes defend nations from whatever dangerous foes emerge, engraving their names into the annals of history. Rather, that must be what it's like for others. For Liri, it's a living hell. "You are worthless." The first words she remembers hearing. A homeless orphan who had seen more tragedy in fourteen years than others had in their entire lives, the young girl dreamed of the day her eyes shut closed permanently. One day however, while she rotted in those dirty streets, Ora was attacked. Now, forced out into the dead wilderness with nothing to fight for but her own life, her suffering turns into a struggle for meaning and survival.
4.45Exalted Warlock is about a young man who you dies and passes into a different body in a whole nother planet. This is his tale about adventure, mystery, horror, magic, excitement, struggle, love, danger, and so much more. Follow Magnus Clade as he makes his way through Pandora: a world part of a much greater stage. -------------------------------------------------- 3 chapter (3,000+ words a chapter) a week. On Monday, Wednesday, and Friday! - Please be advised this is a SLOW burn, therefore if you do not like novels that go at a leisurely pace, then do not complain later. I have stated it right here, and right now. - I am always editing and looking for ways to improve the novel and make it better. Therefore if you have any pointers or advice, please do share. - Also, constructive criticism and feedback are always welcomed! -------------------------------------------------- Advance Chapters: https://www.patreon.com/Abdirah - Cup of Coffee: https://ko-fi.com/Abdirah - Communication: https://discord.gg/4SRPMpg
Years ago, in the country of Sei'O, a plague spread and turned half of their population to stone. The children of those infected were born with skin abandoned of all color. Completely grey, they were known as Plague Children. Though they possessed no ability to spread the plague, they were heavily mistreated, discriminated against, ostracized, and often times killed at their younger ages. The story follows the young Plague Child Ora, as he gains one of the strongest relics the world would ever come to see. With it, everything changes with relative ease. What fate awaits this world that heavily mistreated Ora? In this world of magic, relics, and ancient arts, no one could be certain.
After growing up in the wilds, Jin, a young man with barely any skills outside of what he learned in the forest, embarks on a journey to visit all the places his late mother couldn't. Decena, an exiled, former knight wants to find a way to redeem herself and seeks a new purpose in her life. Theresa, a washed-up hero decides to put her skills to some use, after years of complacency, caused by the death of her dear apprentice. However, a long war, resurfacing devil worshipers, and mysterious beasts stand in their way as they become the heralds of the next era. Vol. 1 FINISHED
The world is over, but the game has just begun… While Luther was watching the news about how some Obelisks were falling from the sky above every major city in the world, the world decided it was time it went straight to the lowest levels of hell. Now he has to learn to survive in a new world where magic and monsters are real, death follows everyone like a cute puppy who thinks they're it's owner, and even the weakest man can become strong by raising his levels. Can he survive this world turned hellish scenario? Very doubtful. Will he die alone and in pain? All the signs point to yes. But will he get to improve his love life before that? More than likely.
The rust colored lands of Osnein are rich with artifacts and old-world technologies highly valued by the various empires and kingdoms inhabiting this distant world. Though many individuals make a living off what they can scavenge from ruins above ground, the true wealth lies beneath them in a iron labrynth known to all as 'The Network'. Whether it is in the pursuit of knowledge, artifacts of power or immeasurable wealth they all risk their lives in an effort to create a better future for themselves. However, entrances to The Network are far and few and rarely explored as metallic entities known as the Jötnar, guard its very depths. In order to defend themselves against such threats, humanity employs the use of Seidr, also known as sorcery. It is the foundation of their power, and what they refer to as the art of 'Kindling'. To Kindle means to set the soul aflame, it is to borrow power from the Goddess Oracle herself and the world around us. Wandering this vast region, with no place to call home exists a curious individual by the name of Grit. Incapable of Kindling, he possesses a lineage mostly forgotten that he seeks to better understand. The fate that awaits him is likely one he never imagined for himself as he journeys to unravel the secrets of this world. ______________________________________________________________ Disclaimer: This story may contain gore and use of profanity. This world also uses a hard magic system. Covert art placeholder by StTheo. ______________________________________________________________ If you enjoy my work, please consider leaving a rating, its free. If you wish to support me further, please consider supporting me through patreon as well. Your support will help me dedicate more time to writing and encourage me to continue. Thank you for your consideration.
Isekai... with a not so perfect protagonist. The world is harsh and everyone knows that. She has gone through many things in her life, all of her closest went away and she herself soon follows, but to her surprise, the life itself still has not given up on her. ... or is it...? ............................................................... Welp, at least she knows that she's still alive.
We, at the Kindness Institute, desire your participation (willingly or unwillingly) to unlock the cure for all of mankind’s sicknesses. We crave the participation (given or taken) to advance our research. Then came along Naomi as she fell into our laps. What follows is her subjective experience with the Kindness Facility and its staff. Follow along, won’t you? And remember, the biggest joy in this world, is spreading kindness. Even if Begrudgingly. Hey guys, this will be a much shorter story compared to my other work. It will come in only a few chapters. This is a psychological drama with light yuri, focused on the happenings the way Naomi, a test-subject, sees her life. It is about an institute who is trying to rid the world of all diseases using research acquired by any means. Follow me at: Twitter.com/Ozefen0 for more up-to-date news and information!
The 88th Magic Knight Candidate Examination is going to take place in the city of Abros, the capital of Rublor Kingdom. Thousands of young talented fighters handpicked by reputable Knight's are going to participate in this exam. But only a handful of those people will be able to pass the exam and get the chance to be selected to become a magic knight candidate. At the same time, Sebastian Heller also arrives at the capital in hopes of becoming a magic knight candidate. He comes from a small village far away out in the boonies. Excluding Sebastian's skills in combat abilities, he had few problems of his own. Sebastian since birth had an intimidating face which made him a little harder to approach. On top of that, he also suffers from 'nervous laughter', a condition where animals naturally grin or show their teeth when nervous, stressed, angered, or uncomfortable. Because of these problems he often mistook for a goon or an evil person. With such difficult problems and tough competition, can Sebastian pass through the exam and become a magic knight candidate?
Between the hellish hordes of the blood-thirsty Crimsoneers and the corrupt society within the futuristic Syndicate's reign of tyranny, it's truly a mystery how anybody is expected to keep their head straight when caught between the crossfire of these terrifying menaces as they wreak mayhem to eliminate each other. Join awkward yet intrepid Tokken, a strangely unknowing teenager who's finally getting the reality check he needs, as well as the rowdy and reckless Emris, the alcoholic military mess that sees no grey lines between life and death, as they try to abide by the hailstorm that looms over them. COPYRIGHT 2019-2020, All Rights Reserved. Find this book on RoyalRoad: https://www.royalroad.com/fiction/35049/mhaieiyu-arc-1-the-syndicate Find this book in Spanish on RoyalRoad: https://www.royalroad.com/fiction/35336/mhaieiyu-arco-1-el-sindicato Find this book on FictionPress: https://www.fictionpress.com/s/3350515/1/Mhaieiyu-Arc-1-The-Syndicate
Extinction has come for the race of men. In the deepest pit of the Abyss, the most powerful among humanity face an endless horde alone. The last survivors among billions forced into the dark world of the Tower of Seven Realms. But not all is without hope. The youngest among them, the last to reach the Abyssal Floor is chosen to use the Chronos Hourglass and travel back in time to the beginning and once again acsend through the Tower, using his foreknowledge and secrets he's learned from his companions to prepare humanity for the coming calamity. A second chance.
Long ago, the human race reached towards the sky and grabbed the stars. The disapora of humanity from Earth heralded the begining of a Golden Age; an explosion of science, discovery, culture, and adventure where it seemed humanity could do no wrong. First Contact was made, and peaceful trade and coexistence was reached between Earth and many of their alien neighbors. But not all. The Drall - whose full name could not be pronounced by human tongues - were a belligerent species. Their very nature, having evolved from pack carnivores, was aggression and war towards those they viewed as prey. Barely tolerated by the galactic community, their meeting with humanity was disastrous and escalated into a war that consumed the explored regions of the Perseus Arm of the galaxy. It was a war that humanity could not win. It was a war that humanity would not lose. Humanity developed and unleashed unprecedented weapons upon the galaxy, willing to destroy even their own people if it staved off total defeat. The destruction wrought by humanity's desperation could be described as near total, and a thousand years later the remnants of humanity have yet to recover as they crawl through the legacy of their forbearers, salvaging what they can. None of this matters to Sarah Argem, a seventeen years old orphan growing up on the bloody streets of Green Haven. Struggling to survive and competing with gangs and scavengers, opportunity comes knocking when a scrap dealer comes looking for a crew to salvage a recently rediscovered space station. What she finds there - or rather, who she finds there - will change her fate forever, and perhaps the galaxy's as well.
There once gods who ruled the world, they created monsters and beasts to terrorize their rivals. For millennia’s this was the case until the planet had enough of them and she created the hunters, from her tears. Four tears dropped for four children that fought the beasts and slaughtered the gods. From the deaths of the gods magic spread through out the world and mankind became more powerful then they ever had. Centuries later after the world is at a stand still,mas new weapons and spells are made for war.
You are Hayden Waltess. You have no skills, no money, one family member, and a few good friends. If you don’t find a way to make six hundred golden claws within the next forty eight hours, your little sister Shale is going to die. Steal the money? You can’t break wards, and you don’t know anyone who can. Beg for it? You live in Lecliss, the corrupt capital city of Raun. Beggars pave the roads. No one will notice an extra pebble. Earn it? Not through any normal job. You’d be lucky to make even a single golden claw in a day. No. There’s only one way to make that kind of money in time. In a corner of the adventurer’s guild lit by a dim lantern, three long, dusty, ragged pieces of parchment are pinned to a huge board on the wall. Each piece of parchment has an enormous sum of money written in bold at the top, an illustration in the center, and then countless names of adventurers below, each name written in a different hand, each invariably crossed out with a thin red line. The sign above the board reads: DEATH QUESTS --------------------------------- Updates with reader interactive polls over at royalroad.com
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