Jareth sure doesn't seemed thrilled with his role or his rule in the movie. So how did an arrogant fae end up ruling over a capricious kingdom of goblins? And how did he become the king we know and love in the Draw Your Swords 'verse? This fic is the answer. It could be subtitled, How the Goblin King Got His Labyrinth.
Rating: T | 13+
Category: General, Plot Bunnies
Characters: Fairies, Goblins, Hoggle, Jareth, The Fireys
Genre: | Series: None | Chapters: 1 | Completed: No | Word Count: 731 | Read: 36 times
Published: 03 Jun 2018 | Last Updated: 03 Jun 2018
Disclaimer: This is a work of fanfiction. All publicly recognizable characters, settings, etc. are the property of their respective owners. The original characters and plot are the property of the author. The author is in no way associated with the owners, creators, or producers of any media franchise. No copyright infringement is intended.
This fic serves as a prequel to the movie, and details how Jareth came to rule the Labyrinth. It includes details and backstory from our main fic ‘verse, which began with Draw Your Swords, continues in And My Kingdom as Great, and will conclude with Like a Raging Storm. If you enjoyed the OC’s we established in those stories, you should like this one a lot, too.
The chapters are going to be MUCH shorter than our usual, and the overall fic is shorter. This started as a request on the Labyrinth Fanfic Lovers community on FB, and it snowballed. It’s also good to firmly establish just how our dear, spoilt Jareth acquired his crown, and (eventually) became someone worthy of Sarah’s love.
WARNING: Expect some adult themes, as in threatened violence and references to sexual situations. Also language. The fae don't often swear but when they do...