The first expansion for Elden Ring, Shadow of the Erdtree, continues to be surrounded by a great cloud of mystery. While it looks like this will be the case for a while, FromSoftware’s parent company has spoken up and spoken out whet the appetites of Elden Ring players.
As mentioned game rantKadokawa Corporation, parent company of FromSoftware, has released a new quarterly report revealing its plan for the future of Elden Ring. As the report states, Sales of the hit game have plummeted following its release in 2022As such, the company aims to “maximize the livability” of the game through “various measures.”
Kadokawa’s quarterly report was released today.
Overall Elden Ring sales have declined. That makes sense since the game is over a year old.
Interesting that the Elden Ring DLC is on top of the AC6 release. Priority? Curious about what “various measures to maximize lifetime value” are. pic.twitter.com/EH7MbC7ALG
—Ziostorm (@Ziostorm1) August 3, 2023
While it’s not entirely clear what “measures” will be taken by the Kadokawa Corporation, one of them appears to be related to the first and mysterious DLC for the Elden Ring, Shadow of the Erdtree. As the report states, This expansion seems to be one of the company’s prioritieseven surpassing FromSoftware’s next major release. Armored Core VI.
It should be noted that Elden Ring has not received any DLC. Shadow of the Erdtree will be its first expansion, and It is not known if it will be big enough to keep the community active or whether FromSoftware will capitalize on the success of its title in other ways, such as releasing more expansions.
No wonder Kadokawa Corporation wants to capitalize on the Elden Ring’s success. In our analysis of the game, David Oña said, “Elden Ring is a superlative title, one of those works that can become an event Time can become a masterpiece, and that will remain anchored in the collective imagination. Moreover, he achieves this by staying true to his formula and Exporting his identity to the open world conceptto achieve an own and personal approach.
Elden Ring is currently available for PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S. Speaking of Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubiconthe new FromSoftware will be launched August 25, 2023 for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S and PC. Now you can take a look at our first impressions of the game.