Luke Cage/Jessica Jones
|Pairing:||Luke Cage/Jessica Jones|
|Fandom:|| Marvel Comics|
MCU - Jessica Jones, Defenders
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Luke Cage/Jessica Jones is a canon het pairing that originated in Marvel Comics. The pair have also had a romantic relationship in the Jessica Jones (TV series) and encountered each other again in The Defenders (TV series).
Based on works currently on Ao3; Luke is the most popular het pairing for Jessica and the second most popular pairing overall. Similarly, Jessica is the most popular pairing for Luke across all categories. Luke/Jessica still remains a rare pair within the wider Marvel fandom.
- Luke/Jessica is the third most popular pairing in the Jessica Jones (TV series) fandom.
- Luke/Jessica is the fourth most popular pairing in the Luke Cage (TV series) fandom.
- Luke/Jessica is the seventh most popular pairing in the Defenders (Netflix TV series).
Common Storylines & Tropes
- PTSD - Jessica often struggles with trauma resulting from her been controlled by Kilgrave
- Meeting other Heroes for Hire, Defenders or Avengers
- That old evil spirit by faxingberlin (wherehaveallthecowboysgone), Life after Killgrave has its own trials; trying to have sex sober is amongst them.
- Everything I've Ever Let Go Of by sleepyMoritz &Tillthewheelsfalloff
- AKA Male Ponies by perfectlystill - Jessica and Luke have a baby.
- https://archiveofourown.org/works/12321063 by ship_to_wreck
- Jessica Jones and Luke Cage - Heavy Heart
- Circles || Jessica Jones & Luke Cage
- Killing Me To Love You | Defenders | Jessica Jones & Luke Cage
Archives and Fannish Links
- Works in Ao3 Jessica Jones character tag as of 14/2/2018 include; Jessica Jones/Patricia Walker (312) Luke Cage/Jessica Jones (172) Jessica Jones/Zebediah Killgrave (106) Jessica Jones & Matt Murdock (98) Jessica Jones & Patricia Walker (84) Jessica Jones/Matt Murdock (63)
- Works in Ao3 Luke Cage character tag as of 14/2/2018 include; Luke Cage/Jessica Jones (164) Luke Cage/Danny Rand (79) Luke Cage/Claire Temple (69)