Elden Ring release date confirmed during Kickoff Live showcase

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After months and months of people asking for more detail on FromSoftware's Elden Ring, Summer Game Fest's Kickoff Live show finally provided the good.

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On top of a brand new trailer, the full release date was also revealed, which is somewhat of a surprise.


Elden Ring Release Date

From Software's Elden Ring will launch on January 21, 2022 and is a cross platform game.

Of course, with the world how it is now, that date is always subject to change. For now, though, all FromSoftware fans can look forward to next January.



The trailer's description says "PlayStation, Xbox, and PC Digital" as the platforms that it's coming to, but we know that means both last and current gen.

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Elden Ring will launch on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and PC. If anything changes, we'll let you know.


Summer Game Fest Kickoff Live Trailer

The release date was included at the end of the gameplay trailer than was shown off at the end of Geoff Keighley's Summer Game Fest showcase.

You can check out the full trailer in 4k below:


Below is the full description of the game from the Elden Ring website.

"A new world created by Hidetaka Miyazaki and George R.R. Martin.

Unparalleled adventure awaits in Elden Ring, the next epic fantasy title created by FromSoftware, Inc. and Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc.

Elden Ring is FromSoftware’s largest game to-date and is set in a sprawling realm steeped in a rich and bloody history crafted by Hidetaka Miyazaki – creator of the influential and critically acclaimed Dark Souls video game series; and George R.R. Martin – author of The New York Times best-selling fantasy series, A Song of Ice and Fire."


We'll have more on Elden Ring over the coming months as we approach release.