Michael Kirkbride is a former writer and designer for Bethesda Softworks. He is responsible for much of the lore that exists in The Elder Scrolls universe and despite no longer working for Bethesda, still writes various lore related texts that can be found on The Imperial Library and the Bethesda Elder Scrolls Lore Forum. They are also listed below:


Michael Kirkbride's writing and design credits for Elder Scrolls games include:[1]

List of Works

In-game works

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Out-of-game works

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  • What on earth is the godhead?

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    • Holy ship, has this conversation really been going on for three years? If I can add a conjecture: The godhead is the player of the game. T...
    • In the film trilogy "The Matrix" some people, eg Agent Smith and Neo have come to the  conclusion that the world they live in is ...
  • Michael Kirkbride - Canon (-Lore)?

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    • 2 yeats after but.. it doesn't change a bit the detail that those works are NOT IN-UNIVERSE CANON. That's how it works. Just like w...
    • TES Lore/Canon is kinda weird. Back before ''Morrowind'', Bethesda Game Studios allowed their fans to write their lore (II...