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meddlesomewiz
22 April 2016 @ 01:54 pm


An Avenger's Heist AU set during the roaring '20's.

First a disclaimer: My laptop broke and I am doing all this over my phone so I apologize now that all of this will probably not be the best. Anyway on to the fanmix.

[Listen on 8tracks]

Tracklist:
"Seven Nation Army" | Haley Reinhart
"Rumble and Sway" | Jami N Commons
"I Will Survive" | Puppini Sisters
"Американская Жена" | Stilyagi Cast
"Crazy in Love" | Swing Republic
"Sexy Silk" | Jessie J
"It's a Ruse" | Rosey
"Feeling Good" | Michael Buble
"A Night Like This" | Caro Emerald
"The Final Countdown" | Minimatic
"Heroes" | Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox

Background:

I tried to keep the songs in line with an electroswing tone, but nobody is perfect. Because of my predicament it is not easy to get lyrics, so I will just have explanations to the general story.

Stark's Eleven is an Avengers AU set in the 1920's heavily influenced by Ocean's Eleven where a group of people put together an eleborate heist.

Each Avenger, and affiliates, has a special job in this AU and they all work together that way to pull a heist at Hammer Casino and Resort. Hammer is rival of Tony Stark's in the comics and movies and really is a safe bet for having ridiculous sums of money easily gotten to.

Tony Stark is the benefactor and brains of the operation. He is the one to pull everyone together and compensate them now for their efforts before the big payout. (It costs a lot to put on a heist, you need disguises, covers, gadgets, and gizmos a plenty.) The mix manily follows his story in this whole shindig.

Steve Rogers is Stark's friend who is easily swayed into this by it being a good cause.

Bruce Banner is the brains in a different capacity in that he helps Tony devise all the devices necessary for the heist.

Natasha Romanov is the ballerina. She is the one who will be put into tight spots to get to the money. It helps that she is combat trained as well.

Bucky Barnes and Sam Wilson are the eye's in the sky. Barnes watches in the shadows, ready to extract and strike if necessary. While Wilson is the one who watches from afar but will be the one talking to Hammer.

Clint Barton plays the shady employee of Hammer Casino who is one of many distractions.

James Rhodes is the federal officer who comes to arrest Barton, which sets up the next part of the plan.

Thor and Loki play rich Norweigan rivals who have come to the casino and are very willing to drop the cash if it means upstaging the other. Big rollers who take up a lot of Hammer's personal time and attention.

Darcy Lewis, the intern, is used for a sexy distraction (a "Sexy Silk" distraction if you will) towards the end of the night because let's face it Hammer is easily distractable. (Jane was asked to join along too but when Thor invited her all she had to ask was "Is Loki involved?" and that gave her all she needed to know to not want to participate.)

But why is this distraction of the female type needed? Because the reason that Tony decided to hit Hammer now was because a one Pepper Potts has been working for Hammer and Tony is in love with her.

Explanations:

"Seven Nation Army"
The anthem is perfect, especially with this different style, for the Avengers in a different genre. They are against a lot but are willing to take on any one.


"Rumble and Sway"
"Don't tell me no truths, I want all of your lies" Pretty perfect for all the covers and disguises going on, and really Hammer is loving all the attention he is getting with being distracted.


"I Will Survive" | Puppini Sisters
Tony does not let anything get him down even if he is being spurned by certain loves.


"Американская Жена" | Stilyagi Cast
That is right I included a Russian swing song just for Natasha. I saw this musical years ago and I don't know what reminded me of it but here you go.

"Crazy in Love" | Swing Republic
Tony still in love and willing to put on a dangerous heist just to get Pepper back. Or at least away from Hammer.


"Sexy Silk" | Jessie J
Darcy Distraction TIME!


"It's a Ruse" | Rosey
Well this is a ruse. Everything is a ruse. Darcy being attracted to Hammer. Loki and Thor being foreign millionares with a grudge match. And even Tony lying to everyone that this is about blood money.


"Feeling Good" | Michael Buble
This is when the James Bond spy shit that Natasha, Clint, and Bucky are so good at happens. Getting into the vault safely.


"A Night Like This" | Caro Emerald
About a night of smoke and mirrors. This is when Tony finally catches up to Pepper.


"The Final Countdown" | Minimatic
Every last step is put into action, where everything swells and everything is on the line.


"Heroes" | Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox
The superheroes of another universe win the day again. They get the money and they get the girl and Thor will only be mildly in trouble for the black eye Loki gave him when he get home, but he will certainly be in trouble for the hickey Darcy comes home with.

But all and all a good ending to a good night.

 
 
meddlesomewiz
27 June 2015 @ 08:43 am
So here are some dress up from polyvore for some Dragon Age characters

So here is Sera from Dragon Age: Inquisition

Punk Elf

and Isabela from Dragon Age 2
Modern Pirate

and Morrigan from Dragon Age: Origins
Punk Witch


(Morrigan and Sera would totally be little punk friends. And Isabela would make loads of jokes about her seashells bringing all the boys to the yard.)
 
 
meddlesomewiz
23 June 2015 @ 07:07 pm

Thank you for choosing my request! You are amazing and I am eternally grateful for your time and effort put into this. I am incredibly excited and am not sure what to say here. Any questions you can ask here or anonymously on my tumblr: Talivasthedas. And if you want to be really sneaky, I'm always talking about things I like on my twitter.

Ratings: Any ratings are fine, though I prefer from Teen and up.

Genre: Any genre is fine. I don't think I have any dislikes.

General No-Nos: Non-con. While dub-con is alright, I prefer them to be consenting adults. Genderbent. Please no gender bent! HC a character as trans! is great. I can't get enough of trans!Fenris right now, but I just don't like gender bent. Object insertion. Just please no. Like sexual objects are fine but like no knives or random objects. Self harm. Its a trigger. Character Death. Especially if it is canon death, who ever wants that. If there is anything you feel like you need to double check, just shoot me a message.

General Likes: I am totally okay with multiple pairings within fics. If there are any pairings you want to add that I didn't ask for, feel free to ask me. But as a multi-shipper there are few things that I don't like even if I don't consciously ship it. I am going to say though, right off the bat that I don't enjoy Solavellan.

I love plot.

I am a sucker for an AU. It could be just about any alternative universe I will love it. Some general AU ideas that I love: supernatural (like mermaids, vampires, werewolves, fairies, sirens, etc.), arranged marriage, modern royalty, historical, dystopian future, all human, superhero, modern au, Harry Potter etc.

I don't like crossovers where the characters from different fandoms interact, but I do like putting the characters from one fandom into the world of the other. For example, Dragon Age in the Harry Potter world. I have had philosophical debates on what houses the characters are in. Feel free to use of course. Anyway I like that kind of AU where the characters are just transplanted into another fandom.

Now onto specific stuff for fandoms and pairings:

Dragon Age: Please no random hate for good characters. If you have a M/M just to drag on Fem!Hawke or Sera or Vivenne or whomever, please no.

I will read any modern AU with these lovelies.

No love triangles pleas. Unless it leads to a threesome. Then you get my eternal love.

For Fenris/Carver please don't have it be just that Carver is a stand in for Hawke.

So here are some Specific Prompts incase you are looking for ideas:

Greek Mythology AUs: Dorian as Hades, Iron Bull as Dionysus (or Ares), Persephone could be so many people. Could see a Fenris as Hades and Zevran as Persephone. There are too many possibilities for all of them. Also, if you want to go into Xena and Hercules terriorty any pairings fit even better. Ok, now all I can picture is Zevran in Xena's outfit.

A/B/O AUs: Love heat fics more than I should.

Sex Pollen AUs: Very big weakness of mine. Alistair/Zevran pairing has given me some of my favorite sex pollen-esqe fics.

Soulmate AUs: Tattoos with first words, or names, or iconography for the mate. Red string connecting the two. Whatever type of soulmate aus there are.

Mass Effect AUs: Mages as biotics. Templars would probably be Vanguards???? Maybe. Just Dragon Age babies in space.

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meddlesomewiz
02 June 2015 @ 06:26 pm
Character Spotlight on James Rhodes cause what better way to hit off joining Team Sidekick than to make a bunch of icons of James Rhodes.



Plus one sig tag because I didn't have any:
 
 
meddlesomewiz
25 May 2015 @ 07:13 pm
Three Dragon Age Fancast picspams behidn the cut.
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meddlesomewiz
09 May 2015 @ 11:21 am
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-Henry (S 1, E 2)
 
 
 
meddlesomewiz
01 May 2015 @ 10:36 am
I just needed to share this beautiful sigtag I just made. I thought that in anticipation of the changes in the Land of Magic I would make a sig tag for my new team. This has to be my best sig tag yet: