Hard Mode is a medal in Bug Fables. It raises the difficulty of battles, but increases the Exploration Points received, the amount of berries dropped, the frequency of Item Drops , and allows Team Snakemouth to receive rewards from Artis after defeating a boss.
It is obtained from Artis in the Explorers' Association.
- Most enemies have more HP, sometimes less.
- Most enemies have more ATK.
- Some enemies have more DEF.
- Multi-hit enemy attacks hit more times.
- Ancillary enemy attacks activate more often.
- Some enemies get new attacks.
- An enemy's resistance to a status increases by more every time it is inflicted.
- Getting first hit by an enemy will cause each enemy to get a free attack instead of just the front one.
- EXP from battles is increased by 15%.
- More berries drop from battles.
- Items drop from battles more frequently.
- Kabbu's basic attack only flips enemies upon a successful attack.