After months of longing and various rumors, a story DLC expansion has been finally announced for the Elden Ring and is titled the Shadow of the Erdtree which is currently under development by FromSoftware and Bandai Namco. This long-awaited announcement about the DLC comes after the first anniversary of the popular Souls game. It is the first story expansion and it will be the second major update after the Colosseum update that introduced the PvP mode. But what more announcements are in-store? When is the DLC set to release? Here’s everything to know about the Elden Ring Shadow of the Erdtree DLC release date.
Elden Ring DLC Release Date (Shadow of the Erdtree)
Currently, there are no details regarding the release date of the Elden Ring Shadow of the Erdtree DLC expansion. The DLC expansion was confirmed and announced by the official Twitter account of the Elden Ring. The news announced the DLC expansion with concept art and stated that it is currently in development. The concept art featured a figure with long blonde hair riding the Torrent horse and looking at what seems like a Dying Erdtree.
Rise, Tarnished, and let us walk a new path together.
An upcoming expansion for #ELDENRING Shadow of the Erdtree, is currently in development.
We hope you look forward to new adventures in the Lands Between. pic.twitter.com/cjJYijM7Mw
— ELDEN RING (@ELDENRING) February 28, 2023
While the DLC announcement tweet was pretty limited and short, the official Japanese Elden Ring site ensured that the “follow-up report is a little ahead“. So, we can expect more details about the DLC over time. The Japanese site also confirmed that the Shadow of the Erdtree will be coming out on platforms including the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, & Windows PC via Steam.
Shadow Of The Erdtree DLC Trailer
As of now, there are no details on its storyline, gameplay, or its release date. There is no trailer revealed yet. But we will make sure to update this guide when Bandai Namco and FromSoftware reveal more details about the upcoming story DLC expansion.
Elden Ring Shadow of Erdtree Pre-Order Date Estimate
We can expect preorders to begin in mid June 2023 so make sure to mark your calendars and snag that DLC expansion.
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