Elden Ring: The Untold Story

Queen Marika

Queen Marika
A Tarnished Roams on The Lands Between
A Tarnished, on top of Torrents — his horse, roams the Lands Between
Physical Manifestation of a Complete Elden Ring before shattered


Maliketh the Black Blade


Marika had a consort, probably one of the strongest man in Lands Between at that time, named Godfrey. As the consort of the God who wields Elden Ring, Godfrey became Elden Lord.

Godfrey, the first elden lord
One of the Marika’s church
Fire Giant guarding the Flame of Ruin from Tarnished

Marika x Godfrey

After incident with the giants, Marika and Godfrey had a little bit of peace so they can be busy with themselves and begetting some children.


Godwyn the Gold

Twin: Morgott and Mohg

Morgott the Omen King
Mohg the Lord of Blood


After served his purpose to take down other God rival, and after the bad omen with the twins, Marika did not feel like having Godfrey beside her anymore. She banished Godfrey out of Lands Between, and took out his grace. This means, Godfrey does not receive power anymore from the ErdTree, and not immortal. Godfrey became the first Tarnished, followed by many other warriors who once followed Godfrey.

Unknown Tarnished resting on site of Grace


In order to fill the emptiness of Marika’s former right hand, Godfrey, Marika needs to find out another strong warrior. But Marika never trusted anybody but herself. She had another ingenious idea, and separating Rune of Order from Elden Ring inside her body.

Radagon in current state when fighting Tarnished

Queen Rennala and Radagon

Queen Rennala during her Prime

General Radahn

Radahn (right side) when fighting Malenia

Praetor Rykard

Tanith (Rykard’s spouse) and her bodyguard, in front of Rykard’s painting


Ranni the witch in her doll form
Unknown Tarnished having audience with Two Fingers
Unknown Tarnished in front of Ranni’s original and discarded body
Group of assassins killing Godwyn with Black Knife
Godwyn’s body in present state still grows on the root of ErdTree


  • Their faces are similar
  • How Ranni and Melina disappeared into thin air when leaving
  • How Ranni and Melina both talk about Torrent, the horse given to Tarnished
Ranni’s spirit looks like Melina
Melina opens her other eye

Radagon x Marika

Let’s go back to Radagon and Marika and rewind the time a bit. After getting back to Marika, they seemed to be very busy in producing another offspring. Another twin was born: Malenia (female) and Miquella (male). Unfortunately the fate says differently, both are cursed since born.

Miquella got abducted by Mohg
Malenia sitting on her throne besides root of Haligtree

The Shattering

When Ranni killed herself and Godwyn, two people suffered the most. Rennala went crazy due to Ranni’s death. She tried to use fragment of Rune of Unborn child to produce another Ranni, but never succeeded. The child produced was always a defect and short lived.

Demented Rennala still trying to rebirth another Ranni
Marika is shattering the Elden Ring

Post The Shattering

The shard bearers except Rykard and Morgott, were busy to fight each other to collect Great Runes fragment. Rykard has the similar mind with Ranni, he wants to oppose Greater Will, but in his own way. Unfortunately Rykard merged himself with Giant Snake and was consumed by his own Rune. Rykard in his awful state of mind consumed a lot of his followers and merged their bodies into his own.

Tarnished trying to beat Rykard
Tarnished standing in front of cocoon containing Miquella, at Moghwyn palace

The Ending

Depends on how we play the game, there are different endings:

A Tarnished successfully become new Elden Lord
Ranni’s physical doll, messed up after killing two fingers. In front of her, a Tarnished proposes to marry her.
Frenzied Flame



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