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Return to Dark Castle screen showing the Novice Difficulty.

Novice is the easiest Difficulty in the Dark Castle Series. So far it has only appeared in Color Dark Castle, and Return to Dark Castle.

Novice as a difficulty[]

Novice is the easiest difficulty, and contains less levels, and much easier gameplay.

Differences between Novice and Beginner in Color Dark Castle[]

  • Longer time between Gargoyle appearances.

Differences between Novice and Beginner in Return to Dark Castle[]

Less enemies spawn on levels, floating platforms move slower, and you take less damage. You are able to collect more lives and items at a time.

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