When The Lights Go On Again

by seanchai and elspethdixon


Ship
Steve / Tony
Word Count
183090
Plot
Action

Author's Summary

Aliens have invaded earth, and the Avengers are scattered. While Steve leads the resistance, Tony once again finds himself playing captive scientist. In the midst of a violent alien regime, separated by seemingly insurmountable boundaries, Steve and Tony have nothing to keep themselves going but each other.

Comments

This is a novel of a fanfiction - and a damn good one. It's got a fully fleshed out world, a believable, complicated enemy, and a slow, twisting plot that'll get your heartbeat racing.

Characterization

Good - Ah but you get the original Avengers line up in this one and they're all so different from each other. Even better - they change throughout the course of this fic, forging new friendships with each other and deepening others through the events of the alien occupation.

Pacing

Slow

Tone

Action