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How to fix Elden Ring controller issues: Xbox & PlayStation controller settings

Here are all of the controller keybinds for Elden Ring for both Xbox and PlayStation controllers, as well as how to fix any issues.

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Elden Ring controller settings

FromSoftware’s games are often played on a controller, where joysticks allow precise movement to dodge devastating blows. Elden Ring is here and we’re detailing the Xbox and PlayStation settings as well as how to fix controller issues.

While Elden Ring is set to be slightly easier than games such as Dark Souls, Bloodborne, and Sekiro, it’s still not for the faint of heart. Bosses, and even common enemies, will deal incredible damage, and dying is just part of the cycle.

It’s just you and your skills against the monsters that plague the Lands Between, so you’ll need to know every action at your fingertips. Here are all of the controller settings for Elden Ring, and how to change them to suit your own playstyle.

How to fix Elden Ring controller issues

Elden Ring players have reported that Elden Ring isn’t registering their PlayStation and Xbox controllers, but there’s are a few solutions that have been confirmed to work.

Delete vJoy from your PC

Super Smash Bros. Melee pro ‘iBDWSSBM’ revealed that you should delete vJoy from Apps & features, and many confirmed that it fixed their controller issues.

vJoy is a joystick application for PCs that many use for fighting games and racing sims. It seems to conflict with Elden Ring for some reason and deleting it will allow your controller to work when exploring the Lands Between.

But this won’t be much use if you don’t have vJoy installed, so we have more solutions below.

Unplug other controller devices

Steam user ‘John $ick’ suggested that you should unplug any other device that acts as a controller, such as steering wheels for racing games or even your mouse and keyboard.

Elden Ring appears to recognize these devices over your PlayStation or Xbox controller, so you can try unplugging everything except your controller before launching the game.

Turn on Controller Configuration Support

The Steam user also suggested turning on Steam’s Controller Configuration support, but this has had mixed results so far.

Here’s how to do it:

  1. Launch Steam
  2. Open Settings > Controller > General Controller Settings
  3. Tick either the Xbox or PlayStation Controller Support boxes, depending on which you’re playing on
  4. Right click on Elden Ring in your Steam Library
  5. Select Properties > Controller
  6. Open the drop-down menu underneath ‘Override for Elden Ring’
  7. Select ‘Enable Steam Controller’
  8. Launch Elden Ring

Elden Ring PlayStation controller settings

Elden Ring’s PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 controller settings are what you’d expect to see from a Souls game.

With how difficult Souls-like games can be, it’s worth taking in all of the controls so you’re not fumbling to change weapons in battle.

  • L1: Skill
  • L2: Guard (LH Armament)
  • R1: Attack (RH & Two-Handed Armament)
  • R2: Strong Attack (RH & 2H Armament)
  • D-Pad Up: Switch Sorcery / Incantaion
  • D-Pad Down: Switch Item
  • D-Pad Left: Switch Left-Hand Armament
  • D-Pad Right: Switch Right-Hand Armament
  • △: Event Action (Examine, Open, etc.)
  • ✖: Jump
  • ⭘: Backstep, Dodge Roll, Dash
  • ☐: Use Item
  • Left Joystick: Movement
  • L3: Crouch / Stand Up
  • Right Joystick: Move Camera / Change Target
  • R3: Reset Camera / Lock-On / Remove Target
  • Touchpad: Map
  • Options: Menu
  • Hold Down △ + L1 or L2: Switch between One-Handed and Two-Handed Left-Hand Armaments
  • Hold Down △ + R1 or R2: Switch between One-Handed and Two-Handed Right-Hand Armaments

Elden Ring Xbox controller settings

Elden Ring’s standard Xbox controls are exactly the same as PlayStation’s, and you’ll likely be able to customize them to suit your own preferences.

Here are Elden Ring’s Xbox controller settings:

  • LB: Skill
  • LT: Guard (LH Armament)
  • RB: Attack (RH & Two-Handed Armament)
  • RT: Strong Attack (RH & 2H Armament)
  • D-Pad Up: Switch Sorcery / Incantaion
  • D-Pad Down: Switch Item
  • D-Pad Left: Switch Left-Hand Armament
  • D-Pad Right: Switch Right-Hand Armament
  • Y: Event Action (Examine, Open, etc.)
  • A: Jump
  • B: Backstep, Dodge Roll, Dash
  • X: Use Item
  • Left Joystick: Movement
  • L: Crouch / Stand Up
  • Right Joystick: Move Camera / Change Target
  • R: Reset Camera / Lock-On / Remove Target
  • Change View: Map
  • Options: Menu
  • Hold Down Y + LB or LT: Switch between One-Handed and Two-Handed Left-Hand Armaments
  • Hold Down Y + RB or RT: Switch between One-Handed and Two-Handed Right-Hand Armaments

How to change controller settings in Elden Ring

Bandai Namco revealed that players will be able to change their Elden Ring controller settings by going to Menu > System > Controller Settings.

Previous FromSoftware games such as Sekiro have allowed players to completely rebind their controls, putting actions on whatever button they choose.

Elden Ring offers the same level of customization, so we’ll be sure to update this piece if there are any settings worth changing to help you survive the Lands Between.


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FIFA 22 FUTTIES: Release date, promo explained, & player leaks

According to FIFA 22 leaks, the FUTTIES promo will be making its way to Ultimate Team shortly along with some of this year’s best cards.

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A FIFA 22 leaker has revealed that the FUTTIES promo is returning to Ultimate Team this summer as a victory lap celebrating the game mode’s best cards of the year.

FUTTIES isn’t necessarily the final FIFA 22 Ultimate Team promo, but it will symbolically wrap up the title by celebrating some of the best special cards we’ve seen since launch. Players can expect to get their hands on boosted versions of this year’s best special items as they make their way to packs, SBCs, and Objectives.

FUTTIES provides FIFA 22 players with a rare second chance. You can expect to revisit some of the best promo cards of the year that you may have missed out on the first time around.

Here’s everything you need to know about Ultimate Team’s FUTTIES including an explanation of the promo and the expected release date.

FIFA 22 FUTTIES release date

FUTTIES is expected to hit Ultimate Team on Friday, July 15 at 10 AM PT / 1 PM ET / 6 PM BST. According to renowned FIFA leaker FutSheriff, FUTTIES will follow Shapeshifters as the next promo that Ultimate Team players could enjoy.

Previously, Sheriff reported that FUTTIES would arrive on July 8, but the leaker has now claimed that Shapeshifters Team 4 is expected on this date instead. This has pushed FUTTIES’ expected start date by one week.

We’ll let you know when EA officially confirms the promo’s arrival.

FUTTIES FIFA 22 promo explained

The FUTTIES promo is meant to wrap up the Ultimate Team promo calendar by celebrating the best special items of the year. FIFA 22 brought us some truly amazing cards, so here’s a look at how the promo should work.

For starters, Ultimate Team players will have a chance to vote between two previous special cards on any given day. The player who wins the fan vote will not only receive an upgrade but the card will be made available via SBC.

In addition to incredible SBC and Objectives content, some of the best special items from FUT 22 will be re-released. In FIFA 21 there were three batches of re-released FUTTIES teams that appeared in Ultimate Team packs.

FIFA 22 FUTTIES player leaks

FutSherrif has reliably provided details of leaked promo players throughout the entirety of FIFA 22. The leaker’s coverage of FUTTIES should be no different as players are expected to be revealed prior to the July 15 release.

We’ll keep you posted as more information concerning the FIFA 22 FUTTIES promo comes to light. Given that the promo highlights previous special cards that were already in the game, leaks may be difficult to come by, but we’ll update this section accordingly.


For more FIFA news, check out our guide to Ultimate Team in FIFA 23 including new features & expected changes.

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Where to find & open the secret door at Shuffled Shrines in Fortnite: Location & guide

Here’s how to find and open the secret door at Shuffled Shrines to complete Fortnite’s Indiana Jones Questline.

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The brand-new Shuffled Shrines POI has appeared with the 21.20 update and features an Indiana Jones-style secret room to investigate. You’ll need to find it and get inside to complete the Indy Quests, so here’s how.

Fortnite players have been desperate to finally unlock the Indiana Jones Battle Pass skin, and it finally went live with the 21.20 update. Alongside Indy, there’s the brand-new Shuffled Shrines POI just west of the Joneses.

Shuffled Shrines has a secret door that players need to open to unlock the Indiana Jones Quests, and in true Indy fashion, there’s a puzzle to solve and deadly traps to avoid. Here’s how to solve the puzzle and open the secret door to complete the Fortnite Indiana Jones Quests.

How to open the secret door at Shuffled Shrines in Fortnite

Fortnite players looking to open the secret door at Shuffled Shrines will need to solve the stone puzzle.

There will be four stones around Shuffled Shrines, each with a different color-coded symbol. Starting on the south side of Shuffled Shrines, head clockwise around the area, marking down the symbol displayed on each shrine. While the stones will always be in the same place, the symbols will change each match.

You can check out their locations on the map below, and you’ll be able to hear them as you approach.

Once you’ve got all four symbols, head to the secret door in the middle of the POI. You’ll find four stones with the symbols, and use your interact button to have the stones display the symbols in the order that you visited them.

Once all four are correct, the stones will start glowing and the door will open. As this is an Indiana Jones Quest and POI, you’ll need to be careful of the traps that line the corridor as you approach the artifact.

Secret door past the main chamber Fortnite location

Once you reach the main chamber where the artifact sits on a plinth (picking this up will give 250 Gold), look to your right and you’ll notice a doorway masked by a large bush.

Head through the door and go right to the end of the corridor and you’ll find two Mythic chests and you’ll complete the “Find the secret door past the main chamber in Shuffled Shrines” Indiana Jones Quest and unlock the Indy’s Dustoff Emote. But be careful, you can be squished by a boulder on your way out.


For more Fortnite, check out all of the cosmetics found in the 21.20 game files, as well as the leaked Dragon Ball Z crossover coming soon.

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FIFA 23 LaLiga ratings: Every team’s best players predictions

Spain’s LaLiga is set to host some of the top talent in FIFA 23, so we’ve predicted who will have the highest rating for each club.

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LaLiga will deliver some of the best players in FIFA 23, with Champions League winners Real Madrid and bitter rival Barcelona set to take over Ultimate Team. Here are our predictions for the top LaLiga ratings in FIFA 23, as well as every team’s best players.

Prior to the release of FIFA 23, EA will provide their updated player ratings for the Ultimate Team game mode. Performances throughout the 2021/2022 season are the criteria with which EA provides upgrades and downgrades to some of the best Ultimate Team players.

After losing their two biggest stars in Ronaldo and Messi over the past few years, LaLiga seems stronger than ever with Real Madrid recently crowned champions of Europe and Spain.

But who will be the best players in the LaLiga? We’ve put together our predictions for the top 10 highest-rated LaLiga players in FIFA 23, and highlighted the best players from each club.

FIFA 23 LaLiga top 10 player rating predictions

PlayerClubUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Karim BenzemaReal Madrid+291
Thibaut CourtoisReal Madrid+291
Jan OblakAtletico Madrid91
Marc-Andre ter StegenBarcelona-189
CasemiroReal Madrid89
Luka ModricReal Madrid+188
Toni KroosReal Madrid-187
Luis SuarezAtletico Madrid-187
Frenkie de JongBarcelona87
Jordi AlbaBarcelona86

Karim Benzema is the favorite to win the Ballon d’Or after his miraculous displays led Real Madrid to widespread success in 2022. Madrid teammates Courtois, Modric, and Vinicius Junior should all be in line for upgrades as well.

Barcelona are still on a journey to reach former heights, and their manager Xavi seems to be imprinting his style of play on the current squad. Jordi Alba was perhaps their best player last season and despite his age, he should maintain his rating from FIFA 22.

The biggest question mark for Barcelona is midfielder Frenkie de Jong who is also one of their highest-rated Ultimate Team players in FIFA.

Manchester United are pushing for his signature, but Barcelona’s midfield should continue to thrive with Pedri, Gavi, and new signing Franck Kessie trending upwards.

FIFA 23 LaLiga rating predictions: Every team’s best players

The top ten players were unsurprisingly comprised of Barcelona, Real Madrid, and Atletico Madrid stars. However, the middle of the pack in LaLiga is a strong bunch with Villarreal, Sevilla, Real Betis, and Valencia all expected to provide high-rated players in FIFA 23

With this in mind, we’ve made our predictions for every LaLiga club’s top three players in FIFA 23:

Almeria

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Umar Sadiq+277
Lucas Robertone+177
Alex Centelles75

Athletic Club de Bilbao

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Muniain+184
Inigo Martinez+182
Unai Simon82

Atletico Madrid

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Jan Oblak91
Luis Suarez-187
Marcos Llorente86

Barcelona

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Marc-Andre ter Stegen-189
Frenkie de Jong87
Jordi Alba86

Cadiz

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Jeremias Conan Ledesma+380
Lucas Perez-277
Alfonso Espino+276

Celta Vigo

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Iago Aspas+185
Denis Suarez+179
Brais Mendez+278

Elche

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Edgar Badia-277
Johan Mojica+276
Omar Mascarell+175

Espanyol

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Sergi Darder+281
De Tomas+180
Embarba-179

Getafe

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Dakonam Djene81
David Soria81
Nemanja Maksimovic+180

Girona

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Cristhian Stuani+177
Samu Saiz+176
Aleix Garcia+274

Mallorca

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Jaume Costa-177
Pablo Maffeo+277
Angel-177

Osasuna

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
David Garcia+381
Ruben Garcia79
Sergio Herrera+179

Rayo Vallecano

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Diego Lopez+279
Alvaro Garcia+176
Oscar Trejo+176

Real Betis

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Nabil Fekir+286
Canales+184
Alex Moreno+280

Real Madrid

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Karim Benzema+291
Thibaut Courtois+291
Casemiro89

Real Sociedad

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Oyarzabal85
Merino+184
David Silva-184

Real Valladolid

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Roque Mesa+278
Shon Weissman77
Lucas Olaza-276

Sevilla

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Marcos Acuna+185
Jules Kounde+184
Alejandro Gomez-184

Valencia

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Carlos Soler+283
Gabriel Paulista+183
Gaya-182

Villarreal

PlayerUpgrade / DowngradeRating
Parejo86
Gerard Moreno-185
Pau Torres+183

EA have not yet revealed the full slate of LaLiga ratings in FIFA 23. When they do, we’ll be sure to update this page with the latest information.


For more on FIFA 23, be sure to check out our player rating predictions for the Premier League, Serie A, and Bundesliga.

Image credits: EA Sports / LaLiga

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