Naruto and Sasuke are two of the most popular characters in the anime and manga series Naruto. The two have a complicated history, and their relationship is often fraught with tension. Many fans of the series are interested in reading fanfiction that explores the relationship between Sasuke and Naruto. There are many different types of fanfictions available on this topic, so it can be difficult to choose the best one. Below is a list of 11 of the best Sasuke x Naruto fanfiction stories, based on factors such as plot, writing quality, character development, and more.

Best Sasuke x Naruto Fanfiction

What is Sasuke x Naruto Fanfiction?

Sasuke x Naruto fanfiction is a subgenre of fanfiction that explores the relationship between Sasuke and Naruto. Many fans of the anime series are interested in seeing what might happen if they were to become romantically involved. There are often themes relating to destiny, evil, redemption, and so on in this type of fanfiction. Often there will be an attempt to reconcile their differences before the two become romantically involved with each other.

Why Read Sasuke x Naruto Fanfiction?

Reading Sasuke x Naruto fanfiction can be interesting because it allows us to explore aspects of characters that were not addressed by the original story. Sasuke and Naruto are both strong male leads and many people want to read about how their relationship develops romantically and this is only possible in the world of fanfiction. There are many great stories that explore this relationship, and we will be looking at some of the best below. Be prepared for all sorts of fluffy and angsty stories and maybe even some lemons.

What to Expect from Sasuke x Naruto Fanfics?

There are many different types of Sasuke x Naruto fanfiction stories, and the genres are numerous but usually include romance, adventure, tragedy, and mystery among others. Some stories merely retell parts of the original story with quite a twist. Others will explore love and strong emotions between the two characters or show more lighthearted interactions. What you should definitely expect is that the story will be set in an AU where both central characters are more than a little close.

11 Best Sasuke x Naruto Fanfictions

So, for your enjoyment and to help you sift through the thousands of stories available, we have come up with the 11 Best Sasuke x Naruto Fanfictions.

1. Compendium

Author: Sorensen

Chapters: 31

Words: 32,398

Story: Looking for a place to indulge your Sasuke x Naruto fanfiction obsession? Look no further than the Compendium! A collection of Sasuke x Naruto fics and drabbles, this book is sure to satisfy all your desires. These stories are so beautifully written, I doubt you will get through them without crying!

2. The Cure

Author: Rosswen

Chapters: 11

Words: 55,402

Story: Looking for a way to heal your heartache? Then look no further than the Cure! This fanfiction anthology will sweep you off your feet with its romance and angst. Featuring tales of love and loss starring everyone’s favorite slash ninja couple, Naruto and Sasuke, this book is sure to mend your broken heart. Take a chance on love and read The Cure today!

3. Stranded

Author: My Thought Bubbles

Chapters: 29

Words: 151,530

Story: Naruto and Sasuke have never been the best of friends but being stranded on an isolated island together might just change that. With no one else to rely on, the two must work together to survive – and before long, they’re finding themselves in some compromising positions. This fanfic is sure to have you on the edge of your seat as you follow their every adventure (or misadventure).

4. The Thin Line Between Love and Hate

Author: Kizukatana

Chapters: 9

Words: 82,432

Story: When Naruto betrays Sasuke, Sasuke is determined to make him pay. This fanfiction tells the story of their bitter divorce and the destruction it wreaks on both of their lives. With stunning writing and intriguing plotlines, this fic is sure to keep you captivated until the very end. If you’re looking for a great read, look no further than The Thin Line Between Love and Hate!

5. Yokai Mates

Author: Scrletfyre

Chapters: 38

Words: 60,082

Story: The fastest way to tame a fox? Get yourself a mate who’s just as wild! Luckily, Naruto and Sasuke make the perfect pair. When danger lurks, these two are always there to help each other out. So gear up and get ready for some serious action, because Yokai Mates is sure to heat things up!

6. Lust, Love and Maybe Some Actual Labwork

Author: Kryzanna

Chapters: 9

Words: 32,669

Story: Naruto knows a good thing when he sees it, and the new lab worker, Neji, is perfect for their strait-laced boss, Itachi Uchiha. Naruto interfering in their love life might be unconventional, but it’s sure to produce fireworks. With Sasuke’s help, they’ll have to convince Itachi to give it a shot – but will he be able to resist? With a bit of yaoi and lemons, this fanfiction is sure to get your heart racing.

7. Drunken Mind Speak Sober Heart

Author: Kryzanna

Chapters: 8

Words: 33,898

Story: Ever get drunk and do something you regret? Naruto and Sasuke know all about that. When they wake up after a wild party, they have to deal with the consequences of their drunken antics. They may not remember everything that happened, but they’ll sure as hell find out! This hilarious Sasuke x Naruto fanfiction is full of smutty goodness, lemons galore, and enough smiles and laughs to make your face hurt!

8. Let Me Love You

Author: Addyliciousyaoi

Chapters: 26

Words: 104,829

Story: Do you love a good yaoi story? Well, then you’ll love Let Me Love You – the steamy Sasuke x Naruto fanfiction that has everyone talking! When Sasuke finds out his best friend Naruto is gay, he’s not happy. But when Naruto starts dating someone else behind Sasuke’s back, things start to get really juicy. Will Sasuke be able to stop himself from interfering? Or will he end up losing the one person he loves most?

9. The Black Prince

Author: Animeloverani

Chapters: 26

Words: 60,060

Story: For all you Sasuke and Naruto fans out there, we’ve got the perfect fanfiction for you. The Black Prince is a story about one of the last remaining Uchiha vampires, Sasuke. He’s on the hunt for the blond boy named Naruto, and it’s not just because he’s attractive – Naruto has something that Sasuke needs. Not to mention, the Vampire mating cycle is fast approaching, so things are about to get even crazier. If you’re looking for a thrilling read, then don’t miss out on The Black Prince.

10. Breaking Point

Author: Samurai Smee

Chapters: 7

Words: 54,606

Story: This fanfiction is about the reunion of Sasuke and Naruto after years apart. After being gone for so long, Sasuke must return and face the challenges of life in the village. But things are different now, and he has to learn how to live with his old friends and rivals. It’s full of angst, love, and fluff. If you’re a fan of yaoi or just a sucker for a good romance story, then this is the fanfic for you!

11. Therapy

Author: NavyBlueWings

Chapters: 38

Words: 179,093

Story: Naruto and Sasuke have been at each other’s throats for years, but when their bickering gets out of hand, Tsunade orders them to go to the best therapist in Konoha. Turns out, they’re in for a surprise… Therapy is a steamy, full-length novel with plenty of angst, romance, humor, and sizzling scenes between our favorite ninjas! If you love Sasuke x Naruto fanfiction with a touch of drama and lots of hot action, then this one is for you.


Sasuke x Naruto fanfiction is a hugely popular topic, and for good reason – the pairing offers plenty of potential for angst, drama, romance, and hot action. Out of all the Sasuke x Naruto fanfictions out there, we think these 11 stories are the best. So, if you’re looking for a good read, be sure to check them out! If you have come across any that are not on our list but should be… please let us know!

Did You Know?

“Masashi Kishimoto creator of Naruto said his favorite pairing was Sasuke x Naruto!”

“Sasuke x Naruto is one of the most popular yaoi pairings in all of the anime/ manga fandom!”

“Sasuke, Naruto & Sakura form a kind of love triangle although it is not fully explored in canon!”

“In canon, Sasuke and Naruto share a kiss although it is said to be accidental… if that is possible!”


Is Naruto x Sasuke supposed to be canon?

In one of the earlier Naruto manga volumes, creator Masashi Kishimoto actually drew a scene in which Sasuke and Naruto sit next to each other and discuss their dreams for the future. This scene was not included in the anime adaptation of Naruto, but it provides strong evidence that Kishimoto intended for the two characters to have a romantic connection.

Who is Sasuke shipped with?

Sakura. In the Naruto manga, Sasuke develops romantic feelings for Sakura, and she returns them. The two eventually marry and have a daughter named Sarada.

Sasuke x Naruto is EXTREMELY popular. It is one of the most popular yaoi ships in the Naruto fandom and possibly in all of anime/manga fandom.

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