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Elden Ring

FromSoftware Inc., BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment
Feb 25, 2022 - PC, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, PlayStation 4

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PC Gamer
90 / 100
10 / 10
Metro GameCentral
9 / 10
5 / 5
Easy Allies
9.5 / 10
Game Informer
10 / 10
10 / 10

Elden Ring Review Summary

MightyCritic Consensus

Elden Ring is FromSoftware's best work yet and one of the highest rated games of all time. With refined, accessible, and satisfying combat in a vast, beautiful, and intriguing open world, players will find a lot to love.

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Critic Reviews for Elden Ring

Grandiose, mysterious, but now a touch more welcoming, Elden Ring tweaks the FromSoft formula to open up its world.

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An open world action RPG from FromSoftware that reaches new heights, but spends too much time in the familiar.

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Elden Ring is a massive iteration on what FromSoftware began with the Souls series, bringing its relentlessly challenging combat to an incredible open world that gives us the freedom to choose our own path.

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Metro GameCentral

9 / 10
Metro GameCentral

A masterful blend of Dark Souls and Zelda: Breath Of The Wild that makes high demands of its players and yet still remains surprisingly accessible and adaptable.

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Elden Ring is both a refinement and evolution of the Dark Souls formula, presenting an expansive world that's as hostile as it is inviting. Despite the occasional excess, suffering has never been as much fun as this.

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Elden Ring represents a truly amazing combination of various game elements that all come together to create something fascinating, special, and unforgettable. Elden Ring isn’t just the best game this year; it’s one of the best games ever made.

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From Software's latest is a masterpiece of open-world design that places exploration and player agency at the heart of the experience.

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Elden Ring Review Embargo Details

Elden Ring Review Embargo Details

Info on the Elden Ring review embargo has finally dropped, find out more inside about when to expect reviews for the new game.

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