Spirit Steed is a mount in Elden Ring. The Spirit Steed is used as a form of travel where players ride a creature or animal to reach their destination. It is also speculated that the Spirit Steed may be used as a method of storing items as well as a combat mechanic where players can attack enemies while riding the creature. More information will be added once it is available.
Spirit Steed in Elden Ring
Mounted Combat is a confirmed feature of the game. Its implementation and multiplayer impact are unknown. The availability of Mount Cosmetics, Equipment and related items is also yet unknown.
Spirit Steed and Jumping Platforms
Spirit Steed were shown during the trailer revealed at the Summer Game Fest 2021. It is speculated that you can summon Spirit Steed while out of combat and can use certain platforms to impulse the horse up to reach higher areas. It is yet to be revealed how they can be found or if you need a certain skill to interact with them.
Mounted combat has been confirmed as a feature in Elden Ring. Although still early to know at which extent this mechanic will be available to the player, during the trailer shown at Summer Game Fest there were many passages depicting mounted combat.
Will there be mounted Boss Battles?
Not confirmed yet, but some passages of the trailer shown at Summer Game Fest may suggest that there may be some Boss battles that can be taken on while mounted.