The Shattered Elden Ring Thread: Tarnished Edition - (Shadow of the Erdtree p. 85)

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- Based on lore written by George RR Martin prior to the game's release.
- 10+ new bosses
- 8 new weapon types
- Boss equal in difficulty to Malenia
- Will contain a Poison Swamp

I am foaming in my mouth right now.
 

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TL;DR
- Based on lore written by George RR Martin prior to the game's release.
- 10+ new bosses
- 8 new weapon types
- Boss equal in difficulty to Malenia
- Will contain a Poison Swamp

I am foaming in my mouth right now.
Ubisoft must be crying really hard right now.
 
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I love this dude. How he only has 87K subscribers is beyond me.

That’s an insane amount of dedication. At least it’s more practical than that dude who spent hundreds of hours leveling in the tutorial area of Dark Souls as an experiment or something.


Theory time -
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Should probably learn about a thing called paragraphs first though.
 

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If I don’t get a PS5 Slim by 6/21, I have a level 150 character ready on PC too.
 

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I don't know which is scarier, that the Radahn fight could actually have been this terrifying, or that yet another Elden Ring savant no-hit the fight.


Also this guy again. His finger puns here are pure gold. Whenever Tulok & Mango drop a new Elden Ring video, it's gonna be a good day. Google "fingering in the Lands Between" on your work computer to find out more!

 
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I don't know which is scarier, that the Radahn fight could actually have been this terrifying, or that yet another Elden Ring savant no-hit the fight.


Also this guy again. His finger puns here are pure gold. Whenever Tulok & Mango drop a new Elden Ring video, it's gonna be a good day. Google "fingering in the Lands Between" on your work computer to find out more!


Thank fuck we didn’t have to fight a lore accurate Radahn. It’s funny how he called in Astel only to firebomb him out of the way too. If FROM could take anything away from this, like one comment said it would be that pulling the camera further back for big bosses can be a big plus.


Speaking of fingering things is it just me or does Tulok kinda look like he could be Ron Jeremy’s kid?
 
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Thank fuck we didn’t have to fight a lore accurate Radahn. It’s funny how he called in Astel only to firebomb him out of the way too. If FROM could take anything away from this, like one comment said it would be that pulling the camera further back for big bosses can be a big plus.
Y'know, I didn't even notice that the camera was further back, but yes; I agree. It's very difficult to appreciate the spectacle of the "larger than life" bosses AND the thrill of the fight at the same time; a further removed camera would definitely help. My only thought would be that with such a focus on i-frames, making the player character “smaller” on screen might make it difficult to read the action in real-time. Still, I’d like to have seen them try that out. I say I beat the Fire Giant, but in reality, I just beat his feet.

Speaking of fingering things is it just me or does Tulok kinda look like he could be Ron Jeremy’s kid?
Haha! Yes, he does! I can’t unsee it now!
 
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I kinda want to start a new game as a bandit building an arcane character. And then I stop myself because I remember how frustrating this game is. But then I kinda wanna...

Dammit, I've managed to repair or end every other toxic relationship in my life except for FromSoftware.
 
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*sigh*
I kinda want to start a new game as a bandit building an arcane character. And then I stop myself because I remember how frustrating this game is. But then I kinda wanna...

Dammit, I've managed to repair or end every other toxic relationship in my life except for FromSoftware.
It is a bit like a toxic relationship, isn’t it? It’s emotionally and mentally abusive, but the sex is amazing!
 

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A new series -



Can’t help but wonder how many books Miyazaki’s probably read to draw inspiration from (no pun) and put his own spin on. Basically what gives their brand of storytelling its long legs.
 

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She's no Vaatividya, and some of the stretches/assumptions/connections she makes piecing together the lore are suspect, but damned if I couldn't listen to Miss Chalice's voice all day. I think if she and Vaati had a baby, it'd be the British Morgan Freeman.

 
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