Elden Ring’s official debut on the video game market is now about a couple of months away. At the end of 2021, American writer George R.R. Martin, author of The Throne of Spade – Game of Thrones, told of his involvement in the project of FromSoftware.
From the pages of his official blog, the novelist has dedicated some lines to the new game of Hidetaka Miyazaki, telling the genesis of his involvement in the new project of the authors of Dark Souls, Bloodborne and Sekiro Below, you will find our full translation of the message.
“Some years ago, Hidetaka Miyazaki and his incredible team of game designers, the creators of the Dark Souls series, contacted me from Japan to ask me to help create the context and history for a new game Now, video games aren’t really my field — oh, I played something at the dawn of time, mainly strategic games like Railroad Tycoon, Romance of the Three Kingdoms, and Master of Orion — but this offer was Miyazaki and his team at FromSoftware were making spectacular things with an extraordinary artistic section and I wanted only a little worldbuilding: a deep, dark and vibrant world that served as a basis for And as you know, I love creating worlds and writing imaginary stories.
So I did my part, and I handed it over to my new friends in Japan, and they started from there. And then it’s been years. Nowadays video games are as big as films (more, actually) and take a long time.
But Elden Ring’s day is now within reach.
And I gotta say, it sounds absolutely incredible.
Elden Ring will be available from 25 February 2022′.
Waiting to be able to verify with hand the words of George R. R. Martin, we remind you that on the pages of Everyeye you can find a rich in-depth study dedicated to the mythology of the world of Elden Ring: we are waiting for you