Elden Ring creator ‘apologies’ to anyone frustrated with his game

Hidetaka Miyazaki, creator of the Soul series and Elden Ring, was interviewed The New Yorker Covers his inspirations, artistic goals, and some reflections on his meteoric rise through the gaming industry over the past decade.

Miyazaki is frank about his mechanics in the game, saying, “I’ve never been a very skilled player, and I die a lot.” He went on to explain, “If death isn’t just a sign of failure, how can I give it meaning How to make death pleasant?”