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Elden Ring gameplay footage shows dungeons, bosses and more

Elden Ring Gameplay Overview
Elden Ring Gameplay Overview (Image credit: Bandai Namco)

What you need to know

  • FromSoftware and Bandai Namco shared a new gameplay overview for Elden Ring.
  • The gameplay overview focuses on the gameplay mechanics like the map, while giving a look at some of the dungeons and bosses in the world.
  • Following a recent delay, Elden Ring is scheduled to launch on Feb. 25, 2022.

FromSoftware's next big action role-playing game, Elden Ring, is on the way. While a small recent delay means it's further away than originally anticipated, players eager to dive into this mysterious new world can appease their appetites by checking out a new Elden Ring gameplay overview. You can check out the gameplay overview below:

During the gameplay overview, FromSoftware showed off some of the boss fights players will find, as well as a few different gameplay mechanics. There's a map on which players can place beacons, so you're never lost in the open world, while stealth returns from the studio's 2019 game Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. Multiplayer also returns, with both co-op play and invasions available.

Some players will soon get the chance to try the game out, as FromSoftware is holding an Elden Ring network test later in November for randomly selected players that signed up.

Elden Ring is currently slated to launch on Feb. 25, 2022, on Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Xbox One, PC, PS5, and PS4.

Samuel Tolbert is a freelance writer covering gaming news, previews, reviews, interviews and different aspects of the gaming industry, specifically focusing on Xbox and PC gaming on Windows Central. You can find him on Twitter @SamuelTolbert.