Malenia, Mikella’s Blade could have more lethal attacks.
Malenia, Blade of Mikella is the hardest boss in the game. Elden Ring. Some streamers spend hundreds and even thousands of attempts to kill this “lady”. Yes and in corresponding vote she was called the most difficult glavgad. However, recently it turned out that the final version of Malenia is a stripped-down version of the enemy. At a certain stage in the development of the boss, they wanted to make it much more difficult.
This became known thanks to a video from the author of the YouTube channel kotn3l. He removed all updates from the console version of Elden Ring, including patches that the developers released after technical testing. Thanks to such manipulations, it was possible to see Malenia “in all its glory.”
In the early version, the boss had a lot of attacks in the first stage. Many of them developed into long and fast series, which are very difficult to react to. Also, Malenia was able to block some of the blows and quickly counterattack after that.
Now the most powerful skill of the enemy is considered to be a water combination. However, in the final version of the game, the developers weakened the ability, as well as the entire boss as a whole. Previously, the skill killed users much faster.
Elden Ring Key Details
- This is an action role-playing game from the Japanese studio FromSoftware, creators of Dark Souls, Bloodborne and Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice.
- The game takes place in a world called Interearth. The protagonist, Tarnished, must collect the pieces of the Ring of Elden in order to become a unified ruler. To do this, you must defeat the six demigods.
- The gameplay of the project includes complex battles, pumping and creating your own character build, searching for secrets, crafting and riding a horse.
- Elden Ring was released on February 25, 2022 on PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and Series S. On Metacritic, it received an average score of 95 from critics and is one of the 100 highest rated games of all time.