An Imgur user has put together an exhaustive list of recurring characters in Elder Scrolls games—from Arena all the way up through Skyrim and The Elder Scrolls Online. Is your favorite character on it? Probably. Did they suffer some kind of cruel, shocking fate between games? Yeaaaaah… probably again.
The full list is kind of incredible—given how enormous Elder Scrolls worlds are and how many characters populate them—that anybody’s keeping such close tabs on them, but here we are. On the Internet. Where people obsess over needlepoint-fine details like their lives depend on it. Consider my previous point rescinded.
I’m even more impressed by Bethesda’s dedication to keeping certain characters’ stories alive, especially given that
Elder Scrolls games often take place in wildly different parts of the series’ world—not to mention different timeframes—and are developed over the course of many years at a time.
"M’aiq knows much, and tells some. M’aiq knows many things others do not."
“The Winter Soldier (Sebastian Stan) has done things that are far more heinous than anything Grant Ward has ever done as far as we know, and yet, at the end of the movie, you’re rooting for him to come back on the side of the angels,”—
Worst of all — this dude is one of the execs for Agents of SHIELD, and this sounds like a prelude to a fucking redemption arc. Now I fully expect the next season to be a shitfest. Just… how can you misinterpret your characters this badly?
bucky was literally a prisoner of war who was experimented on and tortured until he was unable to fight back against any orders and the minute someone showed up who started treating him like a person again, he started to revert back to his humanity and fight against his programming
ward is a grown-ass man who was treated as a person by the people on his team clearly presented with opportunities by them to make the right choices and refused to make the right choices every time