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These are recommendations made by Tropers for BattleTech fanfics, all of which have to be signed to stay on the page. Feel free to add a fanfic of your own to the list, but remember to use the template found here.

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Dave Wainio

  • Recommended by Night
  • Come for the excellent Suomi Warders series about a small merc unit on a mission in 3052 and the fact every 'Mech fight was gamed before it was written. Stay for the Warders 3057 and some of the most insane BT fiction you will ever read: Urban Legends.

General Fics

Cameron's Legacy by LordsFire (FF.Net version)

  • Recommended by Gentlemens Dame 883
  • Synopsis: Cameron Ivo, brother of a geneticist killed during ComStar's Operation Holy Shroud, carries out a bold plan to bring his native planet Caph into the future. This is his legacy.

Heir of the Bruce by LordsFire

  • Recommended by Seraviel
  • Has a trope page.
  • Synopsis: The story of Rhiannon the Bruce, heir of the Ducal throne of Somerset, a young orphan dealing with the politics of the Inner Sphere. Taking place starting at Rhiannon's birth in 3010, with her planned ascendance to the throne in 3030.

Crossover Fics

An Entry with a Bang! - A B(attle)T(ech) Roundrobin (Story only thread) (Tropes Page)

  • Recommended by Gentlemens Dame 883
  • Synopsis: In 3020, a chain of events lead the Federated Suns and the Draconis Combine a front row seat as the backwater Wretched Hive of Antallos is invaded by an unknown force utilizing technology not seen since the Star League... or ever. The new force, the Coalition of Sovereign Nations led by a man named Jack Ryan, is extremely secretive about their origins, but is willing to radically change the Inner Sphere to ensure their safety.

Hunted Tribes - BattleTech/Battlestar Galactica crossover (Tropes page)

  • Recommended by Mandemo
  • Synopsis: This isn't the Thirteenth Tribe you were looking for, this is the Minnesota Tribe, Clan Wolverine.