Your Guide to Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree – Price, Platforms & More

Calling all Tarnished! The wait is almost over – Shadow of the Erdtree, the massive first expansion for Elden Ring, arrives soon. Here’s a comprehensive guide to prepare you for your return to the Lands Between:

Editions & Pre-Order Bonus

There’s more than one way to experience Shadow of the Erdtree. From a basic upgrade for base game owners to a collector’s dream, several editions cater to different preferences. Prices range from £35 for the standard DLC to a hefty £225 for the physical Collector’s Edition. Here’s a quick breakdown:

Edition Price Contents
Standard Upgrade
  • £34.99
  • $39.99
  • €39.99
  • SOTE Expansion
  • Ring Of Miquella gesture (pre-order)
Premium Bundle Edition
  • £39.99
  • $49.99
  • €49.99
  • SOTE Expansion
  • SOTE Digital Artbook
  • SOTE Original Soundtrack
  • Ring Of Miquella gesture (pre-order)
Shadow Of The Erdtree Edition
  • £64.99
  • $79.99
  • €79.99
  • Elden Ring base game
  • SOTE Expansion
  • Ring Of Miquella gesture (pre-order)
Deluxe Edition
  • £84.99
  • $99.99
  • €99.99
  • Elden Ring base game
  • SOTE Expansion
  • Elden Ring Digital Artbook
  • Elden Ring Original Soundtrack
  • SOTE Digital Artbook
  • SOTE Original Soundtrack
  • Ring Of Miquella gesture (pre-order)
Collector’s Edition
  • £224.99
  • $249.99
  • €249.99
  • SOTE Expansion
  • Messmer The Impaler Statue (46cm)
  • SOTE Hard Cover Artbook
  • SOTE Original Soundtrack
  • Ring Of Miquella gesture (pre-order)

Just for purchasing the base game (DLC not included), you’ll receive the Ring of Miquella emote. Upgrading to the Digital Deluxe Edition grants you a digital artbook and soundtrack on top of the DLC. The crown jewel, however, is the Collector’s Edition, which boasts a stunning statue of Messmer the Impaler alongside the physical artbook, digital soundtrack, and the expansion itself.

Shadow of the Erdtree
Image via Bandai Namco Entertainment

Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree Release Date

Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree launches on Friday, June 21st, 2024. This date was unveiled by Bandai Namco and FromSoftware in their official gameplay trailer. As paid DLC, it will be available for purchase by anyone who owns the base game on PC, PlayStation (PS4 & PS5), Xbox (One & Series S/X), and even Steam Deck.

With Shadow of the Erdtree fast approaching, there’s no better time to prepare for your return to the Lands Between. Choose the edition that best suits you, pre-order to secure your bonus goodies, and get ready to embark on a new Elden Ring adventure!

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