Bandai Namco and FromSoftware have one Elden ring Gameplay preview with more than 20 minutes of footage. After showing the “big world” of the Lands Between as well as combat and multiplayer, the duo announced a variety of different editions for players to choose from, both digitally and in retail.
the Elden ring The gameplay preview starts in a very similar location to the leaked gameplay material seen last month, a mountainous setting with huge spooky trees and mysterious ruins. After a break in a place of grace – a resting place for the player – a beam of light sends the player and his magically conjured spectral steed in the right direction. The following 20 minutes show battles with giant creatures, random encounters, the playing map, legacy dungeons with “classic FromSoftware-level design”, multiplayer and more. The gameplay begins after a 14-minute countdown.
Those who are convinced of the purchase Elden ring can choose from different editions. The Digital Deluxe Edition, which will be available on PlayStation Store for PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4, includes a copy of the game, a digital artbook and the original soundtrack. Alternatively, there is the Standard Edition, which can be purchased from retailers and contains a disc copy of the game. Players in Europe, the Middle East and Africa can get a Launch Edition that includes a disc copy of the game, plus a poster, art cards, stickers and a woven patch.
Selected dealers also offer a Collector’s Edition. These include the following goodies:
- Elden Ring Game (Disc on PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X and Xbox One and PC Steam Code-in-Box)
- 23cm statue of Malenia – Blade of Miquella
- Exclusive SteelBook with the Elden Ring
- 40-page hardcover art book
- Digital soundtrack
Again, players in Europe, the Middle East and Africa will receive a bonus poster, art cards, stickers and a woven patch included with their Collector’s Edition.
Finally, there is the Premium Collector’s Edition, which is available exclusively from the Bandai Namco Entertainment Store. In addition to all the contents of the Collector’s Edition, this includes an official 1: 1 Malenia helmet replica. As with the other editions, players in Europe, the Middle East and Africa will also receive a poster, art cards, stickers and a woven patch.
Those who choose to pre-order Elden ring will get some bonuses too. The digital adventure guide contains “useful information to help players enter The Lands Between”. In the meantime, a bonus gesture called “The Ring” will be available at the start of the game. Those who choose not to pre-order can also receive this gesture later in the game.
Elden ring starts on February 25, 2022.[Source: Bandai Namco]