Elden Ring modders are at the moment including a ton of popular culture franchises into the sport, together with intelligent (and weird) mods so as to add parts from Star Wars, One Piece, Hole Knight, and even Life Is Unusual.
The mods vary from including easy costumes – Zelda’s Darkish Hyperlink for instance – that allow gamers cosplay their favorite characters, to weapons that enable you wield spells utilizing Harry Potter’s Elder Wand.
The Nexus Mods neighborhood has been laborious at work bringing nearly each franchise possible to Elden Ring, and because it was launched solely two months in the past, there are certain to be loads extra on the way in which. Listed here are a few of our favorites up to now:
Star Wars Elden Ring Mods
Arriving from a galaxy far, distant, this Star Wars mod provides Darth Vader to Elden Ring full with a flowing cape and flashing lights atop his life help unit.
No Star Wars character can be full and not using a lightsaber, in fact and, since all the foundations have been damaged already, why not equip Vader with Darth Maul’s double-bladed lightsaber, obtainable in 5 completely different colors.
One Piece Elden Ring Mods
The anime world has additionally arrived in Elden Ring by means of these One Piece mods. Whereas Luffy’s extendable arms could also be a stretch too far (for now), right-hand man Zoro has made an look.
Whereas the third sword in Zoro’s mouth is solely beauty, his different two katanas are modded variations of Uchigatana and Rivers of Blood.
Just one different One Piece character seems to have been modded into Elden Ring up to now, with one other swordsman, Mihawk, additionally being added.
Hole Knight Elden Ring Mods
One of the crucial weird however equally sensible mods up to now is the protagonist from Hole Knight, with The Knight being turned from a 2D mannequin right into a fully-formed Elden Ring character. It really works surprisingly nicely.
The Knight retains the general creepiness of Hole Knight, which truly transfers fairly easily into the customarily eerie Lands Between, and even comes outfitted along with his nail sword from the sport.
Zelda Elden Ring Mods
As Elden Ring’s very spectacular launch has assured its spot in gaming historical past, it solely is sensible that another gaming royalty would arrive within the sport too.
The Legend of Zelda’s Hyperlink has been modded into Elden Ring, permitting gamers to traverse the Lands Between because the Hero of Time himself.
This Hyperlink specifically is the Twilight Princess model, and gamers may even select to equip the Darkish Hyperlink pores and skin as a substitute of the conventional model. To finish the ensemble, the Grasp Sword and Hylian Protect have additionally been modded in.
Remaining Fantasy Elden Ring Mods
Characters from Remaining Fantasy VII: Remake have additionally been added to Elden Ring, and the sport’s social gathering system may even be emulated by means of some intelligent manipulation of mechanics.
Gamers can select to play as a Fusion Sword-wielding Cloud Strife, or equip some fist-fighting weapons whereas taking part in as Tifa Lockhart. No matter which you select, the opposite character can tag alongside as a spirit summon.
God of Battle Elden Ring Mods
Followers have already managed to create a reasonably genuine Kratos utilizing Elden Ring’s strong character creation system, however the roleplaying could be accomplished due to new weapon mods.
The Leviathan Axe from God of Battle (2018) has been added, full with glowing runes, alongside the Blade of Chaos and the Nemean Cestus from God of Battle III.
Resident Evil Elden Ring Mods
Able to tackle the Elden Ring zombie downside, Resident Evil’s Claire Redfield and Jill Valentine have each been modded into the sport.
For an additional splash of the franchise, gamers may also equip Woman Dimitrescu’s knife, the Dagger of Dying’s Flower, from Resident Evil 8, which replaces the default dagger obtainable in Elden Ring.
Smaller Mods from Life is Unusual, Harry Potter, and Extra
There are nearly too many Elden Ring mods to incorporate in a single record however some smaller ones nonetheless deserve recognition. A Life is Unusual mod that provides protagonist Max Caulfield is, nicely, unusual, however respects the main points because it comes with a number of completely different outfits from the sport, together with a detachable satchel.
A Harry Potter mod provides the Elder Wand into Elden Ring, and it truly works as a wand within the sport, with gamers in a position to hearth spells from the modified Glintstone Workers.
Lastly, some utterly misplaced however spectacular mods however embody Excalibur from Warframe and Doomslayer from Doom. You’ll be able to guess we’ll get many extra additions within the months and years to return.
As evidenced by this number of mods, Elden Ring has proved considerably of a cultural phenomenon with gamers discovering different utterly wacky methods to work together with the sport. One participant obtained the Fisher Worth toy controller working with the sport, whereas one other has made a VR model of Elden Ring.
Somebody has overwhelmed a boss utilizing the Nintendo Change Ring Match controller, whereas others accomplished the sport with out taking injury or dealing injury.
In our 10/10 evaluate, IGN mentioned: “Elden Ring is an enormous iteration on what FromSoftware started with the Souls collection, bringing its relentlessly difficult fight to an unbelievable open world that provides us the liberty to decide on our personal path.”
To make these decisions with one of the best obtainable info, try our information that options every part you would ever hope to learn about Elden Ring, together with collectible places, boss methods, and extra.
Ryan Dinsdale is an IGN freelancer who often remembers to tweet @thelastdinsdale. He’ll speak about The Witcher all day.