Bandai Namco and From Software released Elden Ring Patch 1.02.1 today for both PS5 and PC via Steam.
The PC version of Elden Ring should have the start-up issues related to Easy Anti Cheat somewhat improved and reduced the number of files needed to load when entering a new area.
Below is the Elden Ring Patch 1.02.1 notes:
💠 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.