All for the Game
|Name:||All For the Game, The Foxhole Court|
|Date(s):||January 2013 – December 2014|
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All for the Game is a series of Young Adult contemporary sports fiction novels written by Nora Sakavic featuring LGBT characters and dark themes. It's composed of three novels:
- The Foxhole Court, published 2013
- The Raven King, published 2013
- The King's Men, published 2014
- Neil Josten, PSU Foxes striker.
- Andrew Minyard, PSU Foxes goalkeeper.
- Kevin Day, PSU Foxes striker, son of Exy.
- Aaron Minyard, PSU Foxes backliner.
- Nicky Hemmick, PSU Foxes backliner.
- Matt Boyd, PSU Foxes backliner.
- Renne Walker, PSU Foxes goalkeeper.
- Danielle "Dan" Wilds, PSU Foxes captain and offensive dealer.
- Allison Reynolds, PSU Foxes defensive dealer.
- Seth Gordon, PSU Foxes striker.
- David Wymack, PSU Foxes coach.
- Abby Winfield, PSU Foxes nurse.
- Betsy "Bee" Dobson, PSU Foxes therapist.
- Riko Moriyama, Edgar Allan Ravens striker, son of Exy.
- Jean Moreau, Edgar Allan Ravens backliner.
- Jeremy Knox, USC Trojans captain.
The most commonly written pairings are:
- Neil Josten/Andrew Minyard, or andreil, which accounts for about 75% of the AFTG works on AO3.
- Jeremy Knox/Jean Moreau, or jerejean, which is notable for being the second most popular ship in fandom, despite both characters being very minor and having nearly no shared scenes in the books.
- Allison Reynolds/Renee Walker, or renison.
- Kevin Day/Neil Josten/Andrew Minyard, or kandreil.
Other common ships include Kevin Day/Aaron Minyard, Kevin Day/Neil Josten, Kevin Day/Andrew Minyard, Nicky Hemmick/Erik Klose, Katelyn/Aaron Minyard, Matt Boyd/Danielle "Dan" Wilds, Seth Gordon/Allison Reynolds, and Kevin Day/Riko Moriyama. Many fics also explore the familial relationship between the Minyard twins.
As of 5 January 2021, there are 8121 works in the All for the Game fandom tag on AO3, 5934 of which use the relationship tag Neil Josten/Andrew Minyard.
- AFTG Fic Library, a tumblr fic rec/search blog