A fictional creature, similar to a pterodactyl, featured in the video game 'Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind'.
It is also one of the most hated monsters by regular Morrowind players, notably for it's high-pitched screech, inability to die, and the fact that there are almost always more than one of them attacking one's character.
Stephen: Sh*t! There's cliff racers everywhere!
Sam: RUN AWAY!
The flying enemy from Morrowind that still haunts our nightmares. They were so annoying that the development team actually admitted the amount of cliff racers in the game being a mistake!
Saint Jiub drove them off, but a little bit too late.
Nerevarine: I have finally fullfilled my destiny. Now Vvardenfell shall be save for.. wait, what was that noice?
Nerevarine: By Azura, no! Cliff racer!