Bethesda has revealed that two books based upon their video game series, The Elder Scrolls, are in the works being authored by New York Times bestselling author Greg Keyes.
The first novel out later this year, The Infernal City, is set after the events that take place in The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion and finds the citizens of Tamriel ongoing a new threat to their existence. A mysterious floating city is killing people and raising them as undead, leaving an unlikely duo with the fate of the kingdom.
Author Greg Keyes is well known for his three Star Wars novels in the New Jedi Order series, as well as the four books in his popular The Age of Unreason series.
"We've been big fans of Greg's work for a long time, and we're thrilled he agreed to bring his talents to The Elder Scrolls," said Pete Hines, vice president of public relations and marketing for Bethesda Softworks. "We see these books as a natural extension of the franchise and think fans will love the stories and characters Greg has created."