Geralt of Rivia fights Malenia with Elden Ring Witcher construct

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Elden Ring followers are a particular bunch. With 12 million copies offered in simply its first month after launch, the game has gained some actually artistic followers. Many have set their sights on Malenia, Blade of Miquella, largely thought of to be the hardest boss in your complete game. Difficult or not, she’s been the topic of many artistic endeavors, and the newest one sees her battling Geralt of Rivia, the hero of The Witcher franchise.

Reddit person itsjohnnyboi1 shared a video of their created character in motion. It options them beating Malenia in a solo battle, all of the whereas role-playing as Geralt. That means utilizing a selected construct and solely two incantations. Defeating Malenia is difficult sufficient with a full arsenal, however itsjohnnyboi1 manages to do it with out taking a single hit — it’s a really spectacular duel.

It’s factor Geralt by no means received clipped, since itsjohnnyboi1 goes into the combat with a virtually empty health bar. That’s due to the loadout they used: the Red-feathered Branchsword tremendously boosts assault energy when the Tarnished’s health is low. Additionally, itsjohnnyboi1 geared up a number of fire- and stamina-boosting items of drugs. Stats are additionally shared within the Reddit thread, and the one odd one is an 80 Faith rating. Repsonding to a remark about that stat, itsjohnnyboi1 mentioned they merely “wanted to raise damage on the [O Flame and Rejection] incantation[s] as much as possible.”

As acknowledged, the Malenia battle has been the topic of many a fan creation. While itsjohnnyboi1’s battle is finished completely throughout the game, modders have taken issues even additional. YouTuber Garden of Eyes even pitted Malenia in opposition to each main boss within the game.

As for Geralt and The Witcher video games, the subsequent entry is at the moment in pre-production. Speculation in regards to the lynx teaser picture initially made followers suppose that Ciri could be the protagonist, and that’s nonetheless on the desk. Even Geralt’s voice actor Doug Cockle desires it to occur.