Thank you to everyone who submitted their videos to the contest! We received hundreds of amazing and creative entries. We have included the top nominees in each category, and will reveal the winners live on stream. You can watch along to see who wins during our ELDEN RING Return to Grace Award Show & Shadow of the Erdtree Launch livestream on Thursday June 20th at 1:00pm PDT on!

Best Overall Entry
Tarnished, it is time to return to grace.

Now that the expansion is near, we would like to celebrate and commemorate the cherished memories of ELDEN RING with every one of the Tarnished.

Join us and upload your video celebrating ELDEN RING and in return we will honor the top entries with a small gesture of our gratitude.

ELDEN RING is many things – you might have loved its dense lore, thrilling battle, immersive sound, comical moments, diverse world, or a little of everything. Show us your deep understanding of the world of ELDEN RING and ability to capture its story.

Life size statue of Messmer the Impaler will be awarded to:
Best Trailer
Arm Of Malenia Life-Size Replica will be awarded to:
Best Narrative
Best Action
Best Direction
Helmet of Messemer the Impaler will be awarded to:
Best Comedy
Best Use of Sound
Best Armor Design
Most Original Use of ELDEN RING

Videos can use any of the assets here in addition to your own game capture. Submissions must not infringe upon any third-party intellectual property rights. Submissions must have a video quality of 1080p or above and may not feature any mods.

Keep the video submission under 5 minutes and when you’re ready, upload your entry publicly to YouTube, X, or Vimeo with “ELDEN RING” as part of the title.

Once you have the link you can submit your entry by filling in the form available at the bottom of this page.

Please note that you must be 18 or older and a resident of the United States (excluding residents of Alaska, Hawaii, U.S. overseas and foreign territories, and military installations) to participate. If you are an influencer or other content creator who has previously received compensation or other forms of consideration from Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc. or its representatives, you are not eligible to participate in this contest. For more information and to see the full judging criteria please visit the Official Rules.

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