FromSoftware fans eagerly awaited Elden Ring are in a treatment. Before the game’s official launch, its first digital book will be released. It will delve into the game’s lore design and world building from the developers’ point of view.
In one Yen Press’s recent announcementspecializes in graphic novels and comics, the digital book titled “The Overture of Elden Ring” will hit digital platforms next week, on February 3, 2022.
Yen Press suggests that a good portion of the book material will be taken directly from a limited network test that took place a few months ago. It will also feature an exclusive interview with FromSoftware director Hidetaka Miyazaki about the development processes and design choices the team faced.
Overture of Elden Ring will be released on February 3, 2022
With the role-playing title due out on February 25, 2022, its digital book will hit shelves a few weeks early which will allow fans to have a more complete look at the game before playing it. The book will talk at length about some core aspects of Elden Ring crafting.
Yen Press’s announcement reads:
“Enter the world of ELDEN RING, the highly anticipated release of FromSoftware, before it even launches, in this prologue filled with information you won’t find anywhere else! Including the network test taking place in November 2021, it goes into more detail about the depth, scale, gameplay, and stunning landscapes players can explore. “
“On top of that, ELDEN RING director Hidetaka Miyazaki talks about the development of ELDEN RING and the design choices the team faced in an exclusive interview! Furthermore, dark fantasy games developed by FromSoftware, such as Dark Souls and Bloodborne, are also featured, featuring images of enemies and locales from popular games! ”
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The interesting thing to note here is that the digital book will also contain images from previous FromSoftware titles Dark Souls and Bloodborne. Perhaps they are being included as possible inspiration for some of the enemy and mob designs in the upcoming title.
https://www.sportskeeda.com/esports/elden-ring-set-get-it-s-first-digital-book-lore-world-building-game-launch?utm_source=feed&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=sportskeeda Elden Ring is about to receive the first digital book on lore and world building before launch