Game Difficulty in Metroid Dread
Metroid Dread features two difficulty modes which are Normal and Hard. The former is the game’s is set automatically after starting a new game for the first time. Hard, meanwhile, is unlocked after beating the game once on Normal mode.
List of Difficulty Modes
Below is a list of all difficulty modes in Metroid Dread, including details on each setting and how to unlock them in the game.
|Difficulty||Details||How to Unlock|
|Normal||The game’s standard difficulty. Recommended for new players and those who are not familiar with platformer action games.||Unlocked by default.|
|Hard||Recommended for expert players. Features regular enemies and bosses that have more health and deal more damage.||Clear the game on Normal difficulty.|
Are there any rewards for beating the game on Hard Mode?
Ending Rewards in Gallery
Clearing the game under Hard Mode let you unlock new Ending Reward artwork in the Gallery. If you want to unlock all of them, try to beat the game under 4 hours.