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Where Does Elden Ring Take Place?

FromSoftware’s latest game, Elden Ring, features a very expansive map. But where does Elden Ring take place? And is it Ohio?

Elden Ring’s success can be seen virtually everywhere right now. And it doesn’t seem to be slowing down yet.

And while many of us are taking on the various bosses in Elden Ring, some may be unsure of where Elden Ring occurs.

Whether you’re trying to take pictures using Elden Ring’s Photo Mode mod or struggling to defeat Godrick the Grafted, we know very little about the world we inhabit.

So, where in the world does Elden Ring take place? Is it America? More specifically, is it Ohio? Find out more below:

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Does Elden Ring Take Place in Ohio

No, Elden Ring doesn’t take place in Ohio. Despite what the meme says, Elden Ring takes place in The Lands Between.

Elden Ring taking place in Ohio is a pretty hilarious thought, but unfortunately, it isn’t true. The state isn’t home to our player character.

A meme in which Google tells someone that Elden Ring is located in Ohio was made by user @ronnui_ on Twitter. It became fairly popular, causing many users to ask if Elden Ring does occur in Ohio.

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Elden Ring takes place in the fictitious continent of The Lands Between. Your character, a Tarnished, is a banished individual who returns to the world in an attempt to recover the shards of the now-shattered Elden Ring.

The Lands Between is split into different areas. These areas are distinctive, mysterious, and filled with adventure.

Sorry, Ohioans. Looks like your state isn’t where The Lands Between is based on. However, you can still play Elden Ring and explore the massive map of The Lands Between!

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