Expert gamers are all the time discovering artistic methods to overcome the newest video games, giving us one thing to attempt for in already-crushed video games.
There’s one mode in Resident Evil 7: Biohazard that beats out the remaining when it comes to terror, hazard and straight up problem: Madhouse mode. In fact, at the least one participant, who goes by the identify Quizzle, has already conquered the RE7 madhouse utilizing solely a knife, the sport’s weakest weapon by far, and in simply three and a half hours.
This revelation got here after Eurogamer‘s information that a totally different participant, ItsTheWykydtron, had accomplished the sport with solely a knife on straightforward mode, which, on reflection, shouldn’t be almost as spectacular. Madhouse ramps up the problem by offering gamers with restricted saves and fewer ammo, neither of which actually issues if you’re velocity-operating and solely utilizing a knife. However Madhouse mode additionally makes RE7‘s enemies extra lethal, with elevated well being, aggression and injury output, which makes this problem much more spectacular.
“I need to say this initially of the video: I’m not a speedrunner,” stated Quizzle, the participant who streamed the madhouse knife-solely run stay. “I identical to to play these sorts of video games.”
Bounce round within the video and you will notice the identical factor time and again: Quizzle frantically dodging and slashing as highly effective enemies attempt to fail to kill him. The boss struggle with Marguerite is especially disturbing, as Quizzle crouches low and swipes his blade time and again at Marge’s, uh, apparently positioned weak spot.
Resident Evil 7‘s Madhouse mode ought to show a serious problem for many gamers simply to finish within the first place, utilizing all of the instruments the sport offers them, even with additional gear earned for first finishing the sport on different problem ranges. In the event you’re having hassle and also you don’t really feel the necessity to use solely a knife, take a look at our RE7 Madhouse mode tips article.