Oblivion's lead designer speaks
Subject: General Tech | May 26, 2006 - 12:02 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
[H]ard|OCP sits down with Ken Rolston, a designer at Bethesda who has lead the past 2 Elder Scrolls installments. Learn about the design of the game, and what a designer does in his spare time.
"Ken Rolston was Lead Designer on the Bethesda Softworks fantasy RPG The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind
and its expansions Tribunal and Bloodmoon, as well as on the new sequel Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion.
Ken also helped with the Bethesda titles Sea Dogs and Pirates of the Caribbean.
Before he joined Bethesda, Ken had an extensive and much-honored career in tabletop paper-and-dice
RPGs. He wrote fine adventures for games such as Chaosium's Stormbringer and Games Workshop's
Warhammer, and he edited many excellent supplements for Avalon Hill's edition of RuneQuest."
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