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The Yuletide Fanfic Exchange this year produced two fics for Glitch,, and I'll repost my recs from the Yuletide LJ-comm...


Both of them are beautiful and both really get the feel of the game, enough to be a balm to those of us mourning the shutdown. The first one is friendly and oddball-funny and innocently naughty, like the game at its best. The second is mythic and offers a melancholy but beautiful meditation on the game's end --- and once you read it, you will never remember The Rube the same way again.

Imagine a World With No Pants (1825 words) by Anonymous
Chapters: 1/1
Fandom: Glitch (video game)
Rating: General Audiences
Warning: Author Chose Not To Use Archive Warnings, No Archive Warnings Apply
Characters: Friendly, Cosma, Lem
Summary:

Friendly discovers that pants have come to Ur. He's got mixed feelings about it.



The Rube Suit (4358 words) by Anonymous
Chapters: 1/1
Fandom: Glitch (video game)
Rating: General Audiences
Warning: No Archive Warnings Apply
Characters: Rube (Glitch), Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Summary:

Without a doubt, the single greatest invention of the Twelfth Age was the Rube Suit. It allowed the lost ghost-glitches to interact with the living world of Ur, if only for a few moments, and they rejoiced.

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