Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree DLC – Release date, price, trailer, more

Liam Mackay
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Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree, the highly anticipated DLC to the 2022 souls-like game is set to drop in 2024. The expansion has gathered a ton of hype with many fans looking forward to it. Here’s everything we know about Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree, including the release date.



It’s been nearly two years since the release of Elden Ring, and almost a year since the announcement of its expansion, Shadow of the Erdtree. FromSoftware have largely kept quiet about the DLC, causing fans to speculate and hope for more information.

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For the longest time, all players have had to make do with is a piece of concept art. However, the devs have now provided more information about the DLC.

With this in mind, here’s everything we know about Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree, including the release date.

Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree release date

Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree will be released on June 21, 2024. The release date was confirmed through the official gameplay reveal trailer on February 21, 2024.

The expansion will be released alongside Elden Ring’s GOTY edition and a special Collector’s Edition.

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Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree was announced back in February 2023. In the announcement, the devs also confirmed that the DLC will be coming to PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and Steam.

Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree DLC details so far

Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree is set in a brand-new location called the Land of Shadow, a place that is bereft of the Erdtree’s golden light. Horrifying creatures of all sorts reside in this area, and it is also home to some dangerous new dungeons.

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Players are tasked with following the footsteps of the demigod Miquella, an offspring of Queen Marika, and uncovering the “dark side” of Elden Ring’s story. In line with the darker tone, players can expect a location even more hostile than the Lands Between.

In terms of content, Shadow of the Erdtree will bring new locations, weapons, equipment, enemies, bosses, and more.

How to get Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree DLC – Price

Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree DLC is available as a standalone purchase for $34.99. The expansion is also bundled with the game as part of the Collector’s and GOTY edition.

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You can pre-order the DLC through digital storefronts such as the PlayStation store, Xbox store, and Steam.

That was everything we know about Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree so far. We’ll be sure to update this article once more information arrives.

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Liam is CharlieIntel's Editor who focuses on Call of Duty but also plays lots of fantasy RPGs or anything else in his massive gaming backlog. After graduating in Journalism from Edinburgh Napier University, Liam freelanced in games journalism before joining CharlieIntel in November 2020. You can contact Liam at [email protected].