Unless you have been living under a rock, you may have noticed the gaming community having a big blowout about difficulty levels in gaming. We just have a simple question: Given the choice, what do you choose?

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Are you the kind of player that likes to give yourself the most brutal challenge possible straight off the bat, or do you like to take it easy when you play? Are you playing on harder modes to make trophy hunting more efficient, or would you prefer there wasn't a choice at all? Let us know in the poll below and be sure to carry on the discussion in the comments.

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What Difficulty Mode Do You Like To Play On?
  • The easiest mode – I'm not looking for a challenge12.65% (41)
  • "Normal" – Whatever the developers think is optimal38.89% (126)
  • The harder modes – I'm looking for a challenge10.8% (35)
  • The harder modes – I want to stack the trophies17.9% (58)
  • I start low and work my way up10.19% (33)
  • I prefer games without difficulty modes7.1% (23)
  • Other (let us know what you think in the comments!)2.47% (8)
We've had 324 responses.
Sam Quirke
Written by Sam Quirke
Sam has been gaming long enough to know the pain of a failed DOS install on the fifth floppy disc. When not hopelessly lost in the latest open-world epic, Sam is busy devouring books of all genres or trading Pokémon with his wife.