Elden Ring Shadow Of The Erdtree DLC Requirements

Became the Elden Lord and are eager to start playing the DLC? Here are the requirements you need to meet to start Shadow of the Erdtree.

If you are wondering what the Elden Ring DLC requirements are then you aren’t alone. Shadow of the Erdtree has a lot in store for the players. With 8 new weapon types like Light Greatsword, Great Katanas, Reverse Hand Swords, and more, there is a lot to look forward to. Not to mention there will be several new bosses that you can fight and the map is speculated to be as big as Limgrave. If you have beaten the game already, it is natural that you will want to jump into the new content as soon as it drops. So here are both the technical requirements in terms of space and the bosses or quests you need to complete to play it.

How to Play Shadow of the Erdtree (Meet Elden Ring DLC Requirements)

Elden Ring DLC Requirements How To Start Playing Shadow Of The Erdtree
Screenshot: Gamer Tweak. Defeat Mohg, Lord of Blood and interact with Miquella to reach the Land of Shadows to fulfill Elden Ring DLC requirements.

You have to defeat Starscourge Radahn and Mohg, Lord Of Blood in order to get to the area where the new DLC is set. After defeating Mohg, you can interact with the hand sticking out of the cocoon to get teleported there. This is how you can speed things up.

How to Reach Radahn Fast in Elden Ring

How To Reach Radahn In Elden Ring
Screenshot: Gamer Tweak. Defeat Starscourge Radahn.

In order to fight Radahn you need to start the Radahn Festival. You can trigger this by progressing Ranni’s questline. The fastest way to do this is by talking to Iji. Make sure you talk to Ranni first at Chuch of Elleh.

  1. Progress the Redmane Castle and defeat Lion Misbegotten Warrior & Crucible Knight.
  2. Next, talk to Witch-Hunter Jerren.
  3. Now, fast travel to the “Road to the Manor” site of grace.
  4. Walk north and you should find Smithing master Iji.
  5. Talk to him and exhaust his dialogues.
  6. Now, when you go back to Redmane Castle you can talk to Jerren again.
  7. Tell him you are ready for the Festival.
  8. Defeat Radahn.

How to Reach Mohg, Lord Of Blood in Elden Ring

There are effectively two ways through which you can get to Mohg, Lord of Blood. For players who have the entire map unlocked, you should use his teleporter located in the Consecrated Snowfield. As for players looking to get to him from a new playthrough, the faster method is via White Mask Varré’s questline.

  1. Talk to White Mask Varré when you start the game.
  2. Follow the guidance of the grace until you defeat Godrick the Grafted.
  3. Next, go to the Rose church.
  4. Find him outside the church and talk to him.
  5. Choose “They didn’t seem right” for your impression of the Two fingers.
  6. Exhaust his dialogues and he will give you 5x Festering Bloody Finger.
  7. Invade random players 3 times. You don’t have to fight them you can just exit as soon as you invade them.
  8. Go back and talk to him to get “Lord of Blood’s Favor”.
  9. He will ask you to soak it in the blood of a maiden.
    • Killing Irina is the fastest way, you can find her at the Weeping Peninsula. But you can also get teleported by at the Chapel of Anticipation by unlocking the second belfry at The Four Belfries. Find the maiden inside and soak her blood.
  10. Go back and talk to Varré and he will cut your finger off and will also give you Pureblood Knight’s Medal.
  11. Finally, open your inventory and use Pureblood Knight’s Medal to get teleported to Mohgwyn Palace.

Elden Ring DLC Requirements

If the game already runs well on your system then you won’t have to worry about any changes in requirements for OS, CPU, GPU, etc. However, you should free up some extra space because with the DLC, the game will take up at least 60 GB in total on your PC.

That is all for the Elden Ring Shadow of the Erdtree DLC requirements. While you are here you should also check out how to apply Seppuku on both weapons and how to change affinity.