Warning: this text incorporates delicate spoilers for Elden Ring.
Within the lead as much as Elden Ring’s launch, there’s been one breakout character who has been embraced by the group: Pot Boy. Later referred to as Pot Buddy by Bandai Namco, this sentient ceramic has captured the hearts of 1000’s.
However we’ve bought unhealthy information concerning the pot boys. They’re undoubtedly not all mates.
Probably the most well-known of the pot boys is Alexander. He’s the one you will have seen in gameplay clips who’s caught within the floor in want of assist. Don’t fear about this massive lad; he’s a pal, and can even clue you in on an essential location.
However not each one in every of his kin is so pleasant. Inside the partitions of a few of Elden Ring’s dungeons, you’ll come throughout each small and enormous variations of those pot boys. Formally often called Residing Jars, the massive variations will be notably aggressive, and use a wide range of rolling and slamming assaults to pulverize your well being bar. Your solely choices in these cases are to both run away or – extra possible – shatter that ceramic exterior so the jar’s pink liquid insides can splatter everywhere in the flooring and partitions.
We’re sorry to be the bearer of unhealthy information.
For extra, check out our Elden Ring overview (which has contributed to it being top-of-the-line reviewed video games in fashionable historical past), in addition to the information that a recurring Souls joke is again for Elden Ring. And if you wish to make your personal Pot Buddy, try our newest episode of Kitbash Creatures.
Matt Purslow is IGN’s UK Information and Leisure Author.