For the American and Canadian football player of the same name see Keith Baker (football player).

Keith Baker

Born July 7, 1969
Occupation writer
Genres role-playing games, fantasy

Keith Baker is a freelance writer of Dungeons & Dragons material and is best known for his setting, Eberron, which won the Wizards of the Coast Fantasy Setting Search in 2002.[1] In addition to working with Wizards of the Coast on Eberron material, he has also contributed material for Atlas Games, Goodman Games, Paizo Publishing and Green Ronin Games. He lives in Boulder, Colorado with his wife Ellen. He has a tattoo of the Greater Mark of Making on his right arm. Prior to working in the role-playing game industry, he worked in the video game industry.[2]

Baker has won an Origins Award twice, first in 2004 for Best Roleplaying Game Supplement as part of the team for the Eberron Campaign Setting, then alone in 2005 for Traditional Card Game of the Year for Gloom, by Atlas Games.

Selected Game Credits[]



  • Eberron Campaign Setting, w/ Bill Slavicsek and James Wyatt (June 2004, ISBN 0-7869-3276-7)
  • Sharn: City of Towers, w/ James Wyatt (November 2004, ISBN 0-7869-3434-4)
  • Races of Eberron, w/ Jesse Decker, Matthew Sernett, and Gwendolyn F.M. Kestrel (April 2005, ISBN 0-7869-3658-4)
  • Player's Guide to Eberron, w/ James Wyatt, Luke Johnson, and Stan! (January 2006, ISBN 0-7869-3912-5)
  • Secrets of Xen'drik, w/ Jason Buhlman and Amber Scott (July 2006, ISBN 0-7869-3916-8)
  • Dragonmarked, w/ Michelle Lyons and C.A. Suleiman (November 2006, ISBN 0-7869-3933-8)
  • Secrets of Sarlona, w/ Scott Fitzgerald Gray, Glenn McDonald, and Chris Sims (February 2007, ISBN 0-7869-4037-9)
  • Dragons of Eberron w/ Scott Fitzgerald Gray, Nicolas Logue, and Amber Scott (October 2007, ISBN 978-0-7869-4154-4)
  • City of Stormreach w/ Nicolas Logue, James "Grim"' Desborough, and C.A. Suleiman (February 2008, ISBN 978-0-7869-4803-1)


Other Game Credits[]

Eberron Fiction Credits[]

The Dreaming Dark Trilogy[]

Thorn of Breland Trilogy[]

  • The Queen of Stone (Keith Baker, November 2008, ISBN 0-7869-5009-6)
  • Son of Khyber (Keith Baker, forthcoming Fall 2009)

Short Stories[]

  • Death at Whitehearth, in Tales of the Last War (April 2006, ISBN 0-7869-3986-9)
  • Principles of Fire, in Dragons: Worlds Afire (June 2006, ISBN 0-7869-4166-9)
  • Shadows of Stormreach, online serial story.

Comic Books[]

  • Eberron: Eye of the Wolf (Artist: Chris Lie, June 2006)


  1. Wizards of the Coast Announcement Retrieved on August 28, 2008.
  2. Baker, Keith. "Resume". Retrieved 2007-03-21. 

Interviews with Keith Baker[]

External links[]

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