Debate over whether or not Elden Ring is simply too simple or too laborious will seemingly rage till the very finish of the world, however whichever facet of the fence you stand on: there is a mod for that. Whether or not you are bashing your head towards the partitions of Stormveil or discovering the entire affair a bit too breezy, two new mods add problem modifiers to Elden Ring to fit your functions.
Easy Mode For Elden Ring is strictly that, however the modifications it makes are a little bit extra detailed than merely making enemies simpler to kill. It reduces obtained injury by 50%, nevertheless it additionally provides a 25% injury buff to the participant character, whereas additionally boosting rune acquisition by 10, which implies you might be extremely OP very simply, if you need.
The mod that steers within the different route is known as Prepare To Die (Hard Mode), which is fairly self-explanatory. Its modifications are a little bit extra detailed than the simple mode mod. It boosts the injury, defences and resistance of enemies as much as NG+ ranges—roughly quadrupling them—whereas leaving their well being, focus and stamina ranges the identical. However not solely that, it additionally enhances the enemy AI, that means you will most likely wish to use Elden Ring’s stealth system extra steadily.
“Enemies will see and listen to you from a lot additional now,” reads the mod’s description. “They may search for you longer and tougher once they hear you. When going for a backstab whereas undetected, enemies can hear you proper behind them.” This side of the mod remains to be a piece in progress; the AI modifications have been utilized to about 10% of the sport as of writing.
It is not nearly making enemies harder. You will not be capable to warp between each website of grace utilizing the mod, as you’ll be able to solely quick journey between church buildings and cathedrals. NG+ will scale with these new problem settings, and as an added bonus, the FOV has been widened to provide you a bit extra situational consciousness.
“I bought sick of seeing all of those ‘simple mode’ mods being pumped out each different day so I made this mod as an alternative,” writes the modder Silentverge. Do be aware, that utilizing Elden Ring mods in offline mode is totally important. Comply with the directions on the mod pages.
Elden Ring mods have been slowly arriving for the reason that recreation’s launch three weeks in the past. If the above talked about ‘Straightforward Mode’ mod remains to be too laborious for you, you would all the time do this ‘peaceful’ mod which turns the Lands Between right into a petting zoo. Although watch out: you’ll be able to nonetheless die.