The hard difficulty: It's known by many names, tried by many but conquered by the few. When gamers want a challenge, they replay a game on Hard. Sometimes they can be frustrating, other times they make fun of you. Demon's Souls however takes your concept of hard mode, spits on it, then forces you to play a skill-focused, harder-than-hard mode instead. Developer From Software and publisher Atlus are known for making difficult games but Demon's Souls tops the rest of their work.