Battle Tips: Combat Mechanics Explained - Elden Ring

Enemies are a challenge!

Get better!

Don't give up. You'll get there if you just keep trying.

The enemy is way too powerful.

If your current approach is not working, try a new one. If you're not getting the results you want, try something else. Don't give up!

When fighting groups of enemies, be sure to kite them.

Don't rush, and watch closely.

Losing patience is a natural part of learning don't give up. When you fail, stay calm and try again.

Enemy attacks are devastating!

You can use a 100% physical shield.

When fighting multiple enemies, use a shield.

I improved my stats, but my damage is still so low.

You should upgrade your weapon!

To get better performance, try upgrading your equipment.

I'm having trouble parrying.

The more you practice something, the better you become at it.

Practice fighting against the same opponents over and over, or throw them off guard by attacking from behind.

My roll animation is ineffective and slow.

Make sure you check the weight of your held equipment.

As a general rule, keep your equipment load to less then 50% of your maximum capacity.

How can I recover HP and FP?

You should use sacred flasks.

You can increase the potency and amount of items you carry by using golden seeds or sacred tears at the site of grace.