Herbane was an adventurer and author who traveled across Skyrim, searching for the most dangerous of creatures and exploring the province. In his writings he mentions his continued search of a challenge worthy of story and ends each book with a boastful statement that he was yet to encounter anything that would make him tremble. He was going to be featured in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, but was cut from the game.
He has found, fought, and won over Hagravens, Ice Wraiths, and Animunculi. He has delved deep into Dwemer Ruins,  survived frozen, freezing tundras of Skyrim and the wonders and dangers of the Reach.
The following books have been authored by Herbane:
- The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Mentioned only)
- The Elder Scrolls Online (Mentioned only), as Herebane, Nord