Halloween Fan Fiction

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The Altar At Midnight
By Wyvern337

There are strange nocturnal goings-on in High Hills Park...
Always Beside You (*)
By The Angst Guy

Two siblings meet late in life to share dreadful secrets, but someone else is with them, too: an old friend who is no longer among the living. This alternate-universe tale spins off from events in the episode, "Fair Enough," carrying them in a nightmarish direction.
Attack of the 50 Foot Butt
By Bobby Birks

Beavis and Butt-head devise a diabolical plan, Daria and Jane go to a gig with Helpful Corn and encounter disaster, and FBI agents Mulder and Scully find their way to Lawndale in this delightfully discombobulated spooooky crossover story.
Attack of the Fifty Foot Fashion Club
By Gregor Samsa

The combination of the newly invented "Fem-A-Sizer" and the Fashion Club results in chaos. (Set during Season 3.)

Battle Royale: Beyond Blunderdome
By Canadibrit

Based on the film "Battle Royale" by Fukasaku Kinji. A school trip turns nightmarish as the Daria cast is forced to participate in a Government-inspired 'game'. The rules: Kill each other off until only one remains...
Blood and Irony
By J Osako

Daria and Jane have developed psychic abilities and they have reason to believe that the death of one of the school's coaches may have had a supernatural cause.

Call of Quinnthulhu
By Dervish

Quinn has a secret of what life was like for her before she came to Lawndale. But now her secret can no longer be hidden, and she finds that it's part of an awful and awesome legacy that not only terrifies her, but threatens the very existence of all humanity.
Chocolate Girl: The *Other* Legend of the Mall
By M Man

The "missing segment" from the episode "Legends of the Mall."
The Chosen One
By Wyvern337

There have been "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" crossovers before, but in the author's humble opinion, one rather obvious candidate for the Slayer has been overlooked... *until now*.
The Chris Series [Artwork]

A new kid named Chris arrives in Lawndale, and trouble soon follows. Daria, Jane, and Quinn join forces with him, and soon find that he's not exactly what he seems.
By Brandon League

After Jesse Moreno is killed in a car crash, Trent takes drastic measures to get his friend back. Inspired by the classic "Tales from the 'Burbs" horror fanfic series.
Cries for Help
By Dervish

Lawndale is in trouble when Mr. O'Neill discovers his monstrous potential. Alison, Wind, and Link guest star.

Note: This story includes language and/or content that may not be suitable for everyone. Reader discretion is advised.
By Nemo Blank

Thanks to a demon's spell, Charles' wish to "truly understand women" is granted in a most unexpected and horrifying way. Reversing the curse requires intervention on a cosmic scale, and the Holiday Island gods have the two perfect candidates in mind for the job: Daria and Quinn.

Note: This story includes language and/or content that may not be suitable for everyone. Reader discretion is advised.

The Daria Horror Picture Show
By Ronin

Yes, it's exactly what you think it is: a parody of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show."
Daria vs. Predator
By Bob Marley

First Arnold Schwarzenegger, then Danny Glover, then the Alien. Now, the most fearsome hunter in the galaxy goes up against the most sarcastic teenager on Earth. The Predator may have finally met his match...
Daria vs. The Chubb Chubb
By Thea Zara and Deref

Quinn brings home a seemingly harmless (and cute) pet. But when people start disappearing, its true nature becomes apparent, leading Daria to plot its destruction before the entire town of Lawndale is decimated.
Daria vs. the Lawndale Zombies [Artwork]
By Erin Mills

Toxic waste, high caliber bullets, walking undead and Jane's pet chainsaw Maurice all collide in this demented B-Movie when an army of zombies is out to conquer Lawndale.
Daria's Braincut
By psychotol

Someone sneaks into Daria's room at night with the intent of giving her a braincut.

Note: This story includes language and/or content that may not be suitable for everyone. Reader discretion is advised.

By Richard Lobinske

After college, Daria and Tom Sloane are hired by a highly secret division of the CIA as forensic investigators of paranormal threats. While on their honeymoon, they are directed to examine strange events around a laboratory housing the remains of Neolithic lovers, buried in a last embrace over five thousand years ago. When the ancient lovers' souls are transferred to their bodies, they must learn to share bodies while the agency begins to learn about, and make plans for, these new guests.

Fangs for the Memories
By Thea Zara

There are witches, vampires, ghosts, and various other creatures around us all the time. These creatures of the night have now come out... to Lawndale.
First Flight (*)
By Guy Payne

Reincarnation gone wrong. From a PPMB Iron Chef.

The Haunting of Lawndale High [Artwork]
By Patrick Moore

The ghosts of Beavis and Butt-Head haunt Daria's school, and it's up to both Real and Extreme Ghostbusters to catch them.
Hell Hath No Fury
By Danny Bronstein

Daria discovers that she has telekinetic powers... on the eve of the Lawndale High prom. Things really heat up in this parody of Stephen King's "Carrie."
Hell in a Hand Basket [Artwork]

This series takes place about a month after the events in The Chris Series. Chris finds that Satan won't send him back to Earth to kill Daria, Quinn, Jane, and the rest of Lawndale, but he'll sure send up something Chris created...
Hell Is To Follow

More adventures with Chris and the Lawndale gang. Set one month after the events in "Live the Movies."

Identity Crisis [Artwork]
By Yui Daoren

During a European vacation, Daria meets a strange woman who calls herself a sorceress. When Daria's appearance begins to change after being enchanted, will she still be the same Misery Chick we all know and love?
An Ill Wind
By Dervish

Daria finds herself in big trouble as she becomes the focus of a malevolent poltergeist. Daria horror inspired by the Bell Witch and the Amherst poltergeist.

Kitsune [Artwork]
By Rey Fox

Trent is smitten with a mysterious red-haired beauty that he meets on the side of the road. Daria, naturally, is jealous, but as events unfold, she begins to suspect that this girl is more than she appears to be.

Last Dance With Mary Jane
By Rey Fox

Daria tries to cope with the fallout from her night at the football team's post-game beer bash, and gets help from an unexpected source.
The Leader of the Pack
By Canadibrit

Trent Lane is a "wild man," or the closest thing to one that Lawndale will ever produce. But one fateful weekend, Daria and Tom find out just how wild Trent Lane can be.
A Little Vacataion
By Doggieboy

Zombies, teleportation, alternate realities, and let's not forget the requisite mad scientist, all of which combine to create one of the most horrific adventures Daria has ever been on in this multi-part story.
Live the Movies

Set shortly after "Hell in a Handbasket." Chris has returned, and in his thirst for revenge, he casts a spell that forces the residents of Lawndale to enact the plots of various movies.

A Midsummer Nightmare's Daria [Artwork] (*)
By The Angst Guy

Quinn pulls a prank that causes Jake to think that Daria has taken up demon worship, and he takes Daria to a weekend father-daughter seminar to bring her "back to the light." Add in a few former classmates, romance, and an unexpected twist--courtesy of Stephen King--and a very strange summer weekend gets underway in Lawndale.
By Wyvern337

Aunt Amy tries a little... *experiment*...

Night of the Living Butt-Head
By Bobby Birks

Beavis and Butt-Head come alive as zombies, and as a result, everyone starts killing each other. A "Beavis and Butt-Head" crossover, with a cameo FBI agents Mulder and Scully (of "The X-Files" fame).
Night of the Living Doll
By Robert Nowall

The horrible accident ten-year-old Tiffany suffered was only part of the story...

The Omega Cynic
By Mystik Slacker

It's the end of the world as we know it, but Daria finds the apocalypse to be less satisfying than she expected. Based very loosely on the concept for the 1971 movie "The Omega Man."
The Omega Jane (*)
By The Angst Guy

After a lethal pandemic kills almost everyone alive, Jane Lane inherits the earth--but only from dawn to dusk. Cannibalistic ghouls in the billions arise after sunset, and Daria Morgendorffer is one of them. A horror tale inspired by Richard Matheson's classic novel of paranoia and vampirism, "I Am Legend" (later filmed as "The Omega Man").

Note: This story includes language and/or content that may not be suitable for everyone. Reader discretion is advised.

The Pact
By Richard Lobinske

Entry for the author's own PPMB Iron Chef, based on fan artwork of Daria as Taarna the Defender from the movie "Heavy Metal." When Ms. Li appears at a pep rally with a strange, green pendant, Daria knows that evil is afoot and she's the only one who can stop it.
Phantasmagorier [Artwork]
By Brian Taylor

What do an eerie mortuary, cannibalistic dwarves, and psychic visions of a Tall Man add up to? Plenty of trouble for Lawndale's most cynical teenagers in this spine-chilling parody of the "Phantasm" films. (UPDATED)

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Quinn Started It
By Heather Murphy

A story that has something for everyone -- blood, gore, romance, and revenge -- as Quinn goes to extraordinary lengths to get even with Daria.

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By Maeve Johnston

Trent falls asleep while watching the movie "The Crow" and dreams that he's living the events of the film.
By Kara Wild

A horror-comedy tale of what happens when Helen tries a little too hard to be young, and the consequences it has for a fledgling Daria/Trent relationship. Set between "Dye! Dye! My Darling" and "Is It Fall Yet?". Part of Thomas Mikkelsen's "Tales From the 'Burbs" collection.

Scream in the Life of Daria
By Foo Fighter and Nessy Thompson

Someone's killing off the students of Lawndale High, in this parody of the film "Scream."
By Caira

One of the world's few intelligent vampires finally gets a clue and a hitman, and Buffy the Vampire Slayer is dead. And there was much rejoicing. Of course, someone has to replace her, one girl in all the world at any time and all that, and with the way Daria's luck's been running lately...
Sea's Sorrow
By Diane Long

When Daria accompanies Jane and Tom on a Mystik Spiral gig to a quaint bed-and-breakfast on the coast, the World's Biggest Skeptic finds herself (along with the rest of the gang) embroiled in a mystery of supernatural proportions.
Seven Days
By E.A. Smith

Jane finds and watches a mysterious videotape, with dire consequences, in this crossover with "The Ring."
The Shadow Over Lawndale
By Michael Sears

Lawndale meets Lovecraft as Daria, Jane, and Trent encounter an unusual rock band... and the power of the Cthulhu Mythos.
Shadows and Secrets
By Crusading_Saint

What lengths would you go to for your friends and family? How far would you go? Jane is about to find out.
Smoking Mirror (*)
By The Angst Guy

After a disastrous experience in Central America, Penny Lane returns to Lawndale, her life in shambles--but with her is a dark souvenir that unravels the lives of everyone around her in terrifying ways.
Stacy and the Lamp (*)
By The Angst Guy

Stacy Rowe rubs an ancient brass lamp, gets three wishes--and it's the end of the world as Lawndale knows it.
The Stone
By Sam Lincoln

An unfortunately all-too-familiar horror visits Lawndale, and Daria gets caught in the middle.

Note: This story includes language and/or content that may not be suitable for everyone. Reader discretion is advised.
Sudden Death
By SoulfulZen

Who is killing off the most popular residents of Lawndale? Why are they doing it? A collection of four mini-ficlets tells the story.
Sudden Death Overtime (*)
By The Angst Guy

A pink blossom grows from Kevin Thompson's crutch at the end of the fourth-season episode, "A Tree Grows in Lawndale." What happened after that? This horror-story sequel starts immediately following the blossom's appearance, so its beginning is entirely in canon!

By Roland "Jim" Lowery
Category: Sci-Fi, Fantasy & Horror

After suffering horrific visions, Daria and the rest of her history class find themselves trapped inside Lawndale High School.

Were Oh Were
By Deref

A ficlet. Daria's having a bad day.
The Wolf (*)
By Guy Payne

From a PPMB Iron Chef about an evil Daria.