Have you ever thought that the state of the world as it presently is, could revert to the laws of the ancients? When a series of strange incidents beginning with the disappearance of his friend led Luo Yuan to question the possibility of an apocalypse, he becomes embroiled in the midst of a global-scale chaos. Evolution has turned the flora and fauna of the vast and bountiful Earth into something that had never been seen before. Coincidentally, the all-dominating Homo sapiens have ended up at the bottom of the food chain. From mystery to crisis, will Luo Yuan discover a means of saving humanity by racing to the top of the food chain? Or will he strive in accordance with the law of the jungle? It is the dawn of an age of the survival of the fittest.
Earth suffered apocalypse. All electronics over the world were destroyed. War and famine ravaged the lands. When humanity tried to rebuild, they discovered that most technology no longer worked. The laws that governed the world had changed! Steam technology rose in popularity after the apocalypse. Humanity entered a new golden age. Then, the seven nightmares attacked. Espers with strange powers appeared. Mutants took over most of the world. This was the beginning of the Mana Apocalypse! My name is Edward Tesla and I was born during the Mana Apocalypse. This is my story about trying to protect everything I care about in this living hell. My inventions will defeat the nightmares and save the world! Steam rifles, steam tanks, and steam mechs. My inventions will surpass them all! Extra Note from the author: Some of the early chapters are a bit rough and need rewritten. Most of the long-term fans come from Chapter 21 and up. I guarantee the story continues to improve from there as you continue reading. Political factions, wars, steam tech, mana mysteries, and more. Though the story starts in America, it also visits China, Europe, Africa, and other areas of the world later on. -------------------------------------------------- Note from author: This novel was the winner of the Steampunk writing contest. Chapter Length: Chapters usually average between 2200 to 2800 words. Chapter Updates: Daily Updates. Chapters are usually posted around 12:00 PM US EST time. -------------------------------------------------- Readers, if you enjoy the book I'd appreciate anyone that adds the following tags: Academy Action AntiHero Apocalypse Esper Fantasy Futuristic Setting HiddenGem Horror Kingdom Building Magic Mech Mecha Mutant Steampunk SwordAndMagic War Weak to Strong
In the distant past, mana flowed freely across all the Earth. There were numerous races, ferocious beasts, monsters, and even gods. These forces put considerable pressure upon humanity, pushing their population to the lowest point in history. In an effort to save his worshippers, the God of Heaven initiated his so-called "War of Righteousness". Many races were devastated, however none more so than the blood race. With her people facing extinction, the Goddess of Blood created the spitefully named Evil Goddess System to preserve her legacy in the worst-case scenario. Eventually, the Goddess fell, and the blood race went extinct. Not long after the Earth was cut off from the cosmic mana stream and the numerous magical creatures inexplicably and suddenly vanished. Tens of thousands of years passed, and humanity spread across the Earth. Finally, having sensed the slow return of the Earth's mana, the Evil Goddess System began to search for the inheritor of the Goddess's legacy. ~~The cover was commissioned for use with this novel only.~~ Discord New as of 4/28/20: https://discord.gg/Bjcgf9E
"THE END IS HERE" The only sentence which made sense in the situation Mark was in. Trying to take the easy way out from all the horrors of his life Mark Blaze encountered the eruption of Zombies. The fight for survival has started. Would Mark be able to survive while facing his dark past he wanted to get away from or would he lose everything once again? IMP NOTE- THE MC IS NOT COLD BLOODED AND ISN'T A SOLO WARRIOR. IF YOU EXPECT THAT KIND OF CHARACTER THEN I CAN ONLY SAY THIS BOOK DOES NOT PROVIDE YOU THAT. NOTE- This book is for the spirity contest so please do support it
One day, darkness enshrouded the world. According to the Meltdown theory, Earth’s magnetic field faced a change, and along with it, natural laws changed too. Though some laws related to physics could still be applied, a lot of scientific theories and laws had been overturned, prompting everyone to re-discover their underlying principles. Humanity’s scientific foundation was not the only one which faced changes; the field of genetics had transformed too. One of the biggest disasters brought by the magnetic field’s change was the zombification of more than 80% of the world’s population. After years of struggling, a few lucky survivors would evolve and awaken a hibernating power hidden in them. Chu Han was never that lucky… While holding on against the first wave, humans weren't the only ones getting stronger. Soon, phase-1 zombies evolved into phase-2 then phase-3 and so on. Ten years after the mysterious meltdown, the world dominated by humans changed hands. Zombies were the new overlords, and humanity was facing extinction. One day, Chu Han`s consciousness returned ten years before the end of the worlds. A loud noise awakened him in Minqiu University’s dormitory. With only one day to prepare before the Apocalypse’s outburst, he slowly realized that he had been reincarnated! Chu Han’s sudden reincarnation brought an unexpected power, which he hadn’t in his previous hellish world. To be more precise it wasn’t a power, but a system! The Meltdown System! Despite losing his monstrous strength gained through years of harsh training, Chu Han was confronted as the Meltdown System could grant him talents in exchange for credits, which he could get with every zombie he killed. This is a story about a world on the edge of ruins, the Meltdown System, and Chu Han, trying his best to save the people he could not save before.
Five hundred million years ago, an epoch of extraordinarily fast evolution and mutation took place. It is said that all ancestors of today’s species on Earth derive from those that appeared in the “Cambrian Period”. Unfortunately, nothing gold can stay. After the brief “Cambrian Period”, life on Earth entered a period of stagnation. Humans came out on top, becoming the most powerful species on Earth. A second age has come. During the first “Cambrian Period” humanity was kicked off of the throne of the food chain quickly. Now, during the second “Cambrian Period”, what will happen to humanity? The real end of the world is not the tale of brainless zombies. It is paradise.
Sophie liked to think of herself as a tough sort of woman, a survivor. As an average person, she survived hell on earth and returned to tell the tale. Give or take. In a tragic freak accident, she and the survivors of two plane crashes were trapped on a strange uninhabited island. It took 8 years for help to locate them. Of the original 288 missing passengers and crew, only 22 people remained. The world went wild, everyone wanted to know what happened. What went on there? In a true Lord of the Flies fashion, it was humanity at its worst. It was hell on earth, a miniature apocalypse in the middle of the ocean. Sure Sophie had survived, but even after years of intensive therapy, she isn't always happy about it. Those who murdered her younger brother were now rich, those who raped and left her baby sister to die in childbirth were famous. The kings of that hell island, monsters wearing human skin, had sold their stories and were now living the good life after. And try as she might move on, hell has followed her home. Till she wakes up 13 years back in the past that is. Less than 1 day before her scheduled flight to hell. ---- Written originally for Writing Prompt #85: Female Lead's Growth as the Main Theme. Will be posted on other sites such as Royal Road and Scribblehub
The virus has ravaged the world, turning majority of its population into flesh eating monsters that roam the streets with an insatiable hunger for the living. Enny is a teenager trapped in the apocalypse with her loved ones and friends. They try to protect themselves from the infected while also trying to make sense of everything that's happening as they make new friends and enemies along the way. They soon find out that they don't have to fear only the dead... but the living too. DISCLAIMER: The picture in the book cover doesn't belong to me.
In less than an instant the world as we knew it was at its end. That’s right. The Apocalypse. In a single blink Zombies appeared and mutated monsters began to rampage all throughout the world. Now it was the human species turn to fight for survival and planetary dominance! On the same day that the world descends into chaos we meet Yue Zhong. Initially only hoping to get to his friends and escape to a refugee camp our protagonist sets out, inadvertently building a team along the way. After a series of fortuitous events and a few serious hunches our hero decides it’s time to do more than just survive! Yue Zhong begins to form the foundations of an enormous survival plan… before he suddenly discovers that he has only gotten over the first hurdle…. Unbeknownst to Yue Zhong and company, the world outside of China is mostly a wasteland! Country sized swathes of nuclear radiation and an extreme shortage of supplies in the world after the nuclear explosions was quickly becoming the “norm”. Mutants, Evolved animals and what’s worse, intelligent out of control dinosaurs had quickly appeared and claimed their own sections of the planet. There were several innately powerful Evolved races which appeared that were more than 10 times stronger than humans, nearly all of them possessing bodies impenetrable by normal bullets. The fabled orcs’ were another of these Evolved races, the leader of which had in fact enslaved many of the remaining human beings. Unceremoniously exposed to such a cold and heartless new world, Yue Zhong is faced with a choice: Find a deep dark hole and hope it goes back to “normal”? Or overcome all obstacles and struggle towards Evolution!!!
Lazar is a man shaped by his past. Forced into exile when he was only a child, his only ambition in life was to become strong enough to take revenge. Years later, having completed his training in the American special forces, he was preparing to return to his native country to settle accounts. But again life played a trick on him... The Gods announced the Apocalypse and monsters coming from different mythologies and folklores were unleashed on Earth. Having basically the duty to fight in this war against evil, they finally decided to abandon humans leaving them a system that allows them to evolve, to know more about their enemy and the situation of the world. Lazar will not only have to survive, which is already quite difficult, but he will also realize that he has a role to play in this Apocalypse by leading those who will become his new family. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hello, I'm Barbare, the author. I hope you will like this novel and that you will help me improve it if you have something to criticize, I already wrote a novel in the past but I am far from being an expert after all. If you like it let me know by adding it to your library or vote for it. I hope you have as much fun reading as I wrote, or more because the writing process is not always fun. Good reading PS: The cover is not from me so if it's your work contact me.
A seemingly random instance of character creation on the deep dark web changes the life of a socially inept and insufferable game addict, Adrian, in more ways than he could ever have fathomed. A transformation and pact with a Goddess force him out of his comfortable lifestyle as the wastrel son of billionaire parents. Entered in the Cataclysm, an apocalyptic battle royale for the Chosen of Sponsor Gods and Goddess, with his life effectively changed into that of a game character, Adrian has to confront underground Secret Societies, Magic, Cultivation, and change dramatically if he is to have the slightest chance of survival. With Book 2 done, here comes the shamelessness... Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=19948943 Paypal: paypal.me/VermillionYormsky
Joshua is a young man fresh out of college and preparing for medical school. After dropping his friend off at the airport and packing up he takes a road trip to Las Vegas to meet up with his family on vacation. On the way a weird ringing sound grabs his attention and before long take his consciousness. When he wakes up the world has changed, several people have disappeared, and dead miasma born creatures walk the streets. Will Joshua be able to survive his circumstances and figure out the mysteries of the strange occurrence? This story will be PG-13 (didn't want to say general audiences considering some vivid imagery) Slight Spoiler: (((As of Volume two this story will also be getting the system and exploration tags added on. So look forward to it.))) I hope you all enjoy reading and leave a comment from time to time to tell me what you think.
What happens when a six thousand years-worth technology-dependent civilization comes into contact with mana, or scientifically known as ‘TreDecon’? Yes, this is what happened to the Earth… Humans are dragged down from the top of the food chain to the bottom of hell. Afraid and devastated of the dangers, humanity decided to abandon their home planet, Earth, and flee... 20 years later, Aiden and seven other adolescents return to investigate and study their once used to be their home planet. However, the enchanted land was not what they expected. The mana is known as ‘TreDecon’ had enchanted the lands somehow… Amidst the group's investigation, Aiden and two others were knocked off the path due to the sudden appearance of a giant skeleton hand. Before he joined with the others, Aiden realised that this enchanted world was more dangerous than he thought. This place wasn’t their friend at all. Will Aiden survive the ordeal that had wiped out 90% of the human population from the face of the Earth? Will he find the true reason for this ‘Mana Apocalypse’? Was it really a scientific disaster, or… Discord: https://discord.gg/9aK4SP Updates: 7-9 chapters/ week New chapter upload time: 2:30-3 a.m. Beijing time.
It is truly ironic and amusing for Xiao Wei to be given the task of being the world savior after transmigrating on the body of an insane villain. However, a list of cliches shortly occurs after dying by a vehicle of a drunk driver. Transmigrating into the World of Novel, Check! Having a well-known Cheat System called Black, Check! Being an Op character befitting of as the most villainous character in the story, another Check! Nonetheless, before the start of the apocalypse, Xiao Wei happened to meet a rather attractive man oozing with wild self-confidence, a destructive sexy smile along with his roguish personality. So the mayhem, confusion, and chaos that soon followed didn't cause Xiao Wei to become surprised. Soon, Xiao Wei has gotten himself an insane and crazy lover in the new world... another check on his growing list. Black: Aren't you happy I scammed you? If not, how will you be able to become lovey-dovey with your lover now? WARNING: BL Story, Writing mistakes, grammar, and spelling,. This is an Apocalypse world, where there is no longer law, so anything can happen, so not for faint of heart. (MC) Xiao Wei *Shou/Bottom/Uke* x ML Shen Hao (Gong/Top/Seme) Dog Food, ~ Shamelessness~ ALMOST ALL COMMON SENSE ARE THROWN AWAY IN THE STORY. DISCORD: LoveableChubby#1263 https://discord.gg/2XXK28V
Read Volumes 1 and 2 on Amazon now! Volume 1: bit.ly/WizBook1 Volume 2: bit.ly/WizBook2 -- -- -- -- -- -- If you could turn back the clock and fix all the mistakes you ever made, would you? For Micheal Care, a swordsman that could only be considered a middling warrior in Humanity's Last Army, the answer is simple. Yes. A million times yes. Humanity has fallen, killed by stronger races of beings after being warped away to a new reality, the mystical 7 Layers. Humanity's goal had been simple. Make it through all 7 Layers and reach Heaven. Humanity failed. Humanity died. Micheal Care's memories have been transported back into his past self thanks to a magical Artifact he found by chance. He is no chosen savior. He is no divinely picked hero. Can he change the future? Can he catch up to the mightiest warriors of humanity and surpass them? Read on and find out.
On Earth, humanity has always been dominant, creating new technology to conquer all other forms of life. But if dozens of gates opened in major locations all throughout the world and creatures straight out of a fantasy started pouring out of them, would humans still be able to control the globe? Or would they struggle just to survive. This is a very curious thought but whether humans live or die is of secondary importance, at least in the opinion of someone who was forced to stop being a human as soon as this all started. ----------------------------- After dying, a young man found himself to have woken back up on earth, however it wasn't quite the same. Terrible monsters, magic, gods, a corrupt energy uncontrollably spreading everywhere and a system that oversees everything. But the biggest change, was his very existence was flipped. He was no longer a human, and he was no longer a 'he'.
Lee Fei is a normal 30-year-old man who has a good job as a librarian at the National University in China. He is an avid reader and has always read everything, including BL and GL, even though he declares himself 100% straight. He died just like that. There was no truck. There was no car accident. No deadly disease. Lee Fei reincarnated and transmigrated to the world of the book he had read days before he died. Unfortunately, a BL Dark Book. The worst he reincarnated as an insignificant side character! Lee Fei became Emery Darcy, who is the third child of a very powerful duke. Your life should be full of wealth and happiness, right? Unfortunately, Emery Darcy followed the path of an exorcist! Yes, Emery Darcy is an Exorcist Bishop! To make the irony of his situation worse, this side character had a worse fate than the villain. What an injustice! As the knowledge of the plot of this world, Lee Fei intends to return to the home of his rich family and live a good life! So what if he has divine powers and mana from nature? He just wants a rich and peaceful life! Ehhhh? Is the MC making a honey trap for me? Is ML no longer a possessive demon, but a tsundere that is following me? Is the fallen archangel a shameless voyeur who spies on me even in the bath? A guardian knight who thinks I'm the reincarnation of the god of nature? Stay away from me, I just want a peaceful life! Does apocalypse come far? No matter, I'm rich enough to protect myself! Let's have a happy and rich life as a good nobleman should be! A gentle reminder for the characters that appeared: 1. Emery Darcy - Gong and Shou 2. Giovanni - Gong and Shou 3. Arabeth - Shou 4. Angel - Gong
This will be a story about a survivor who tried to survive until the End but still died. "I regret my entire Life" The young man said as he was surrounded by a lot of zombies. He knew that he didn't have a chance now that he was bitten at least he wouldn't die getting eaten to chunks by Zombies. He trusted many people but in the end all of them Betrayed him, They used him and when he had no used anymore they would just throw him to the landfill. He regrets for not living his life, Having a Love and He regrets that in the end he didn't survive. [Leveling System Activated] [Host last wished has been granted...] [Activating Reality Breaker] [Gaia has not agreed on the transport] [Host wish is a top priority] [Disposing Opposition....] [Opposition Destroyed] [Reality Breaker Activated] The young man felt an earth and saw the buildings around him collapsed. He looks at the sky and saw a crack that was trying to suck him in. He tried to hold onto something but he was already flying through the sky before he could do it. [Preparing for year 2012] [Travelling in 3....2.....1....0] The Crack sucked him from the world and the young man was dragged into the abyss. (MC is Evil)
The first hints of spring bring with it the Corruption – an anomaly of strange sightings and missing corpses. Shu Haize really isn’t interested, but what was supposed to be a short excursion to locate his only friend has led to something he never signed up for. He wants to escape its grasps – wherever its confining him – so he’s walking, roaming, heading nowhere in particular but he’s moving, letting loose in the adrenaline of battle. There’s a cemetery of stars tonight. Shu has never had any affinity to stargazing so when he looks up, he’s hollow and lost in its immensity. Then he’s finding companions, all of them unfamiliar, and one in the form of raven hair and amused amber eyes. “Hello?” His lips curve. “What a coincidence.” --- Approximate chapter count: 100 (subject to change) Words per chapter: ~2,000 Cover art is not mine. Please contact me for removal. --- Support me! https://ko-fi.com/yiyuehua