Is Elden Ring a bad game?The user reviews with the lowest scores in our survey

Eldon Ring A great game, right? Is this something we can all agree on? Well, no. It’s the internet after all, and even if you wanted to argue that the water was wet, someone would chime in and tell you “actually, no, it’s not your dumbass”.

What we all think is a universal truth – that Elden Ring is unquestionably good – is being questioned by critics online that one of the greatest games of all time is only 5 out of 10, or 3 out of 10, or even one tenth! The broader critical consensus agrees that there’s no question that Elden Ring is a very high-scoring game…so what the hell are those who condescend to give it a one-star review?


Wondering if these anti-tarnish conspirators are justified – or if they’re just there to get attention – Alex, Kelsey and Dolani sat down to read some of these outrageous claims and investigate them Is it credible.

If you’re wondering if FromSoft has any defenses against users keen to take them down (or if you just want to watch someone who knows the game rip through malformed arguments inside and out), check out the video for more.

If you want to learn more about Elden Ring – and what might be next for the game and developer FromSoft – you might want to check out some of the game’s DLC theories. Or maybe you want to learn more about the tragic importance of turtles in a doomed fantasy world.

If you’d rather jump into the game and burn through The Lands Between at your own pace, you can check out our beginner’s guide – who knows, if you hated the game, this walkthrough might even help you find a little love for the game , The undeniable masterpiece has more love.