What difficulty you playing on?

#1 Posted by Czarpyotr (357 posts) -

Anyone hear anything about the best difficulty?

#2 Posted by mosdl (3388 posts) -

I plan on playing on Normal and then trying missions on the harder difficulty later.

#3 Posted by Twitchey (962 posts) -

I played through it once on Hard, beat it today actually. I'm going back for an even harder playthrough.

Very Hard + No magic + Ghost + No kills + No upgrades.

It's going to be a bitch.

#4 Posted by laserbolts (5482 posts) -

I'm playing through on normal. It doesn't seem very difficult but man you really have to be careful with the combat. It takes very few hits to empty the life bar.

#5 Posted by david3cm (677 posts) -

@Twitchey: Is that an xbox achievement of some sort or a personal one?

#6 Edited by thebunnyhunter (1522 posts) -
#7 Posted by Skald (4396 posts) -

I'm playing it on hard, and I'm finding it a bit too easy.

#8 Posted by Sin4profit (3233 posts) -

Any game with a high emphasis on stealth should be played at max difficulty, i find. I played it at the highest difficulty and focused on stealth which made the game fairly easy for the most part but if i was spotted i'd get slaughtered pretty quickly.

#9 Posted by Nightriff (6512 posts) -

I play on easy to get the hang of the mechanics and combat, if I enjoy the game enough I bump up the difficulties, just how I always play games because I prefer to enjoy the story and such and once I get that I bump up the difficulty and can listen to music or a podcast while I play, it keeps me relaxed as harder difficulties can get to me quite quickly.

#10 Posted by Wong_Fei_Hung (735 posts) -

Normal, I don't want the AI acting aggressively until I complete it.

#11 Posted by Genkkaku (755 posts) -

Playing on hard.. and so far it's not to difficult

#12 Posted by falserelic (5723 posts) -

I've beat the game on normal and now I'm playing it on Very Hard mode. I'm not trying to kill anyone, because this time I want the good ending.

#13 Posted by Twitchey (962 posts) -

@david3cm: There's one for no upgrades, one for no kills, one for not being detected, and one for beating it on very hard. So 4 trophies in one playthrough.

#14 Posted by Demoskinos (16510 posts) -

Very Hard! I mean I'm playing stealth so I shouldn't actually ever have to engage in direct combat so honestly the difficulty should be a moot point for me.

#15 Posted by _Zombie_ (1473 posts) -

Played it on normal, didn't have time for hard and I didn't feel like doing easy.

#16 Posted by dudeglove (9636 posts) -

Racked it up to very hard. Still too easy.

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