Elden Ring Patch 1.02.1 for PC and PS5 Fixes Specific Issues

Also schedule of maintenance for online servers shared.

FromSoftware has released the newest Elden Ring patch for the PC and PS5 versions as it fixes platform specific problems.

The new patch, version 1.02.1 has been released for PC and PS5. While version 1.02 has fixed most of the problems that other platforms had, these two still had issues that did not go away. With this new hotfix, it has made gameplay a lot better and almost lesser crashes.

For PC, it is not just about fixing the crashes. It has now improved handling with the mouse, load times, and more. On PS5, it fixed a rather troublesome issue that the console had.

Check out the patch notes below:

Patch 1.02.1 for PC and PS5 available now.


  • Start-up issues related to Easy Anti Cheat (EAC) have been improved.
  • Mouse operation improved.
  • Reduced number of files needed to load when entering a new area.


  • Fixed a bug that caused certain unexpected game closures.

Aside from the new patch, there will be a maintenance period for its online servers. Offline gameplay should still be fine, but the multiplayer aspect will be disabled for a few days. Maintenance period will start on March 1, 2022.

The ELDEN RING PlayStation maintenance period will take place on March 1 at:

 3:00am-4:00am CET 
 11:00am-12:00pm JST
 6:00pm-7:00pm PST  (February 28)

The ELDEN RING Xbox maintenance period will take place on March 1 at:

 4:00am-5:00am CET 
 12:00pm-1:00pm JST
 7:00pm-8:00pm  PST (February 28)

Elden Ring is now available on PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S.