Plus a closed network test has opened
FromSoftware’s upcoming open-world RPG Elden Ring will be delayed from January 21, 2022 to February 25, 2022.
Their announcement on Twitter states the delay stems from ”the depth & strategic freedom of the game exceeded initial expectations." Essentially, FromSoftware need more time to ensure there is no crashes or game-breaking bugs.
Also announced is a closed network test for gamers (aged 16+) to try out between November 12-15. This test will be used by FromSoftware to see how the quality of Elden Ring can be improved. The registration closes November 1.
The five sessions over the three days:
Session 1: 8pm. - 11pm AEST, Nov. 12
Session 2: 12pm - 3pm AEST, Nov. 13
Session 3: 4am - 7am AEST, Nov. 13
Session 4: 8pm - 11pm AEST, Nov. 14
Session 5: 12pm - 3pm AEST, Nov. 15
It must be noted that the network test is supported for consoles only and not on PCs.