I like this game, but - at the same time - it's pretty frustrating.
I chose the hardest difficulty setting, as I always do with games. TheI like this game, but - at the same time - it's pretty frustrating.
I chose the hardest difficulty setting, as I always do with games. The only difference is you have a small fraction of the health available in "normal" mode.
In hard mode you start of with 3 HP and the maximum (assuming you find a single collectible hidden in the game) is 8 HP. When you have 3 HP, if you get hit by pretty much anything, you die... and that's not a bad thing, necessarily. The problem is there are certain bosses / enemies that are likely to hit you once or twice no matter how hard you try. The first boss in the Labyrinth section, for example, crashes down from the top of the screen. With him, comes a random barrage of blue projectiles. They are lightning fast. It's not possible to avoid them, sometimes, if you're unlucky enough to be in the way. I died a couple of dozen times because of bad luck, not because I made any mistakes.
There are a lot of frustrating de...