Elden Ring Gets a Webtoon Comic Adaptation; Find All the Details Here!

In Short
  • Kadokawa Corporation has announced a brand-new full-color webcomic set in the Elden Ring world, titled Elden Ring: Become Lord.
  • Award-winning artist Hand Punch is penning and illustrating the series, while Aoba Kadokawa is handling the planning and editing.
  • The Elden Ring webtoon series is scheduled to start serialization on March 29, 2024.

It’s been two years since Elden Ring, one of the most legendary games ever created, was released. After patiently waiting with bated breath, we got the announcement of the Elden Ring DLC, Shadow of the Erdtree, recently. Now the blessings don’t stop there, as a full-color webcomic titled “Elden Ring: Become Lord” has been announced. This is an absolute treat for Manhwa readers like me, so keep reading to discover more about this new webtoon.

Elden Ring Become Lord Release Date

Whistle with your Spectral Steed Whistle to summon your Torrent as it’s time to revisit the Lands Between, but this time in the form of a full-color vertical scrolling webcomic.

The well-known publisher, Kadokawa Corporation, has announced the release of the webtoon titled Elden Ring: Become Lord. The series is drawn and written by award-winning artist Hand Punch (Tegekiken), and the editing and planning works are handled by Aoba Kadokawa. The Elden Ring manhwa is set to begin serialization on March 29, 2024.

That said, you can enjoy a glimpse of the webtoon here on Kadokami’s site. Similar to the megahit RPG game, this webcomic will primarily focus on the adventures of the Tarnished who aspires to become the Elden Lord in the Lands Between. Thus, those who haven’t played the game yet and die-hard gamers can enjoy this webtoon together.

The webtoon will be released in three forms, including the TATESC comic version, the comic-book version, and an e-book version.

Story of Elden Ring: Become Lord Webtoon

Elden Ring Gets a Webtoon Comic Adaptation; Find All the Details Here!
Image Courtesy: Elden Ring – Become Lord by Hard Punch (Famitsu.com)

The plot of the upcoming full-color webtoon titled Elden Ring Become Lord is:

Led by blessings, the Tarnished arrives at the Land Between and sets out on a journey to become the Elden Lord. During the grand adventure, the Tarnished will be meeting charming characters, explore various perilous dungeons and battle with powerful bosses.

The manhwa artist, Hard Punch, has also shared an official statement on this ambitious project “I am extremely honored to be in charge of the comic adaptation of this great work, but at the same time I feel a great responsibility and pressure. For us, Elden Ring is not just a game, but an art in itself. Although we are passionate about creating our work, we have faced many challenges during the creative process. However, as this work taught me, if you overcome difficulties, there will always be light.”

This all-new webcomic will be published on Kadokami’s site, TATESC comics site, and available in Japanese bookstores as well. Elden Ring was a global phenomenon, and we hope it will reach newer audiences in the form of a webtoon now. That said, what do you think about this new webtoon? Let us know in the comments below.

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