A Bristleback in Dragonborn
They are boar-like creatures found in the snowy forests and meadows of northeastern Solstheim, but can sometimes be found grazing along the western beaches. They are about half the size of a Horse, and can be found alone or in pairs, Bristlebacks are versatile in combat. They will only attack when someone gets too close or provokes them, however. Their tusks can inflict serious damage to the unprepared.
Occasionally, Bristlebacks can be tamed by Rieklings, and can be rode into battle.
Tamed Bristlebacks can be found in several Riekling camps, including:
- Bristlebacks look somewhat like warthogs and were probably an inspiration during the development.