Are you playing through Elden Ring right now or plan to? Well, it is a large game with dozens of intertwining systems and challenging encounters, which means you need a helpful, concise, and stuffed Elden Ring walkthrough to help you through the game.
With hundreds of items, crafting resources, spells, and more scattered across The Lands Between and a number of completely missable interactions and pieces of gear, finding everything is not easy. And, the game will require multiple playthroughs to see everything that is on offer. And, if you are like us, chances are you don’t have the natural instinct to know where all of Elden Ring’s secrets are hiding.
That is why we have compiled all the secrets, hidden items, and best pieces of gear in the game here for you. Read on through our Elden Ring walkthrough for tips, guides, how to defeat the bosses in the game, and more.
Elden Ring Walkthrough
Our Elden Ring walkthrough consists of tips, boss guides, item locations, lists of the best items, and far more. All of which can below split into sections:
- General tips and tricks
- Class tips
- Main boss guides
- Side boss and miniboss guides
- Best weapons, gear, and items
- World mysteries
- Item locations
- NPC questlines
General Tips And Tricks
Our collection of general tips and tricks for Elden Ring covers everything from explaining basic mechanics, to offering up some suggestions for the best starting Keepsakes to use. On top of that, we touch on the areas of the game and explain how New Game Plus works.
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- Elden Ring starting gifts and Keepsakes
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- Elden Ring horse Torrent explained
- How to level up in Elden Ring
- Elden Ring how to unlock crafting
- Elden Ring Equip Load explained
- How to two-hand a weapon in Elden Ring
- Can you pause in Elden Ring?
- All the Elden Ring regions
- Elden Ring how to equip Ashes of War to your weapons
- Elden Ring Blacksmith location
- Elden Ring how to skip Stormveil Castle
- How to unlock and travel to Roundtable Hold in Elden Ring
- What to do after Godrick in Elden Ring?
- Elden Ring New Game Plus
Our guides on Elden Ring’s classes mostly focus on teaching you about each of the 10 options and also giving you a suggestion on the best class to use if you are a returning or new player to FromSoftware’s titles.
- All the Elden Ring classes
- The best class in Elden Ring
Main Boss Guides
Here you can find all of our main boss guides for Elden Ring, covering areas from Stormveil Castle and the Academy of Raya Lucaria, all the way to the yet to be revealed areas
- How many bosses are in Elden Ring?
- All the Elden Ring bosses
- Our recommended Elden Ring boss order
- Elden Ring how to beat Margit the Fell Omen
- Elden Ring how to beat Godrick the Grafted
Side Boss and Miniboss GUides
Our guides on side bosses and mini-bosses mostly focus on the challenging fights and also all of the mini-bosses you can fight early on as those are the ones you will have the most trouble with as you grasp the mechanics of the game.
- Elden Ring how to beat the Soldier of Godrick
- Elden Ring how to beat the Tree Sentinel
- Elden Ring how to beat Flying Dragon Agheel
- Elden Ring how to beat Mad Pumpkin Head
- Elden Ring how to beat the Demi-Human Chiefs
- Elden Ring how to beat the Beastman of Farum Azula
- Elden Ring how to beat the Erdtree Burial Watchdog
- Elden Ring how to beat the Stonedigger Troll
Best Weapons, gear and items
These guides focus on the best gear and items in Elden Ring are extensive and cover the strongest sorceries if you are a magic user, the strongest weapons in the game and more.
- The best starting and early game weapons in Elden Ring
- The best weapons in Elden Ring
- Elden Ring weapon tier list
- Best rune farming spots in Elden Ring
- The best Elden Ring Strength weapons
- The best Elden Ring Dex weapons
- Elden Ring Sword of Night and Flame build
This section on World Mysteries explains how some of the mechanics of The Lands Between work and also provides you with some riddles on how to solve some of the puzzles scattered across the landscape. This section will expand as we find more mysteries.
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- Elden Ring endings overview
- How to stop and enter the Walking Mausoleums in Elden Ring
- Elden Ring Walking Mausoleum locations
- Elden Ring Oridys’ Rise three beasts riddle answer
These guides cover the locations of tons of different items in the game, from Spirit Ashes and the game’s Maps to valuable pieces of loot like the Golden Seeds.
- How to equip Ashes of War in Elden Ring
- Elden Ring Flask of Wondrous Physick location
- Elden Ring map locations
- Elden Ring Golden Seed locations
- Elden Ring Sacred Tear locations
- Elden Ring Stonesword Key locations
- Elden Ring Larval Tear locations
- Elden Ring Golden Scarab location and effects
- Elden Ring Sword of Night and Flame location
- Elden Ring Icerind Hatchet location
- Elden Ring Bloodhound Step overview and location
- Elden Ring Mimic Tear location
Our NPC guides offer up some locations where you can find characters to talk to in Elden Ring, while also providing some more in-depth looks at their questlines.
- Elden Ring NPC locations in The Lands Between
- Elden Ring Patches location
- Elden Ring Pot Boy location
- How to revive NPCs in Elden Ring
- Elden Ring Fia quest guide
- Elden Ring Rogier quest guide
- Elden Ring Alexander quest guide
- Elden Ring Jar-Bairn quest guide
Be sure to take a look through our Elden Ring review if you are still on the fence and if we have any new tips or tricks, we will be sure to update this Elden Ring walkthrough.