Kyle Shire

Kyle Shire
Official art of Kyle Shire, by Megzilla87.[art 1]
Critical Role Productions work
Biographical information
BornDes Plaines, Chicago, USA.
  • Producer
  • Writer
  • Comedian
Internet presence

Kyle Shire is a producer for the Critical Role Productions.[1] He was involved in the creation of "Exandria: An Intimate History" (Mx12)[2] and Crit Recap Animated, and is the creator and game designer for Queen by Midnight.

Critical Role Productions[edit | edit source]

In December of 2019, Kyle was presented with an opportunity to blend his interests in producing, comedy, and D&D into a single job as a producer on the Critical Role channel.

The "The Nautilus Ark: A Johnson Corp Odyssey" (OSx42) one-shot was run on a system homebrewed by Kyle using elements from Mothership by Tuesday Knight Games and Alien RPG by Free League.[3]

Kyle was featured in Sam Riegel's ad in "Rebirth" (2x139)[4] and made a guest appearance in "Talks Machina #136: Unwanted Reunions" (TM2x88).[5]

Kyle took part in the development of the questions for the socially distanced version of Talks Machina and (along with Dani Carr) for 4-Sided Dive's segment called "Deep Dive".[6]

Other work[edit | edit source]

Kyle previously worked as producer for Machinima Studios and Warner Brothers Interactive Entertainment.[1]

In his 10 years of experience as a stand-up comedian, he appeared on Laughs on FOX,, The Pandora Boxxx Show, and is featured in the Comedy Dynamics special Out On Stage: The Series.[7]

References[edit | edit source]


  1. Official art of Kyle Shire, by Megzilla87 (source). This file is a copyrighted work. Its use in this article is asserted to qualify as fair use of the material under United States copyright law.