So far this one is very hard to SSS at least. the problem is the length of the missions they are long with collectibles. in my opinon. --- Codebreak1337 on gamefaqs.com for video guides Check video section !
In terms of story difficulty, I'd say DMC1 DMD was the hardest. In terms of bloody palace, DMC2. I recently platinumed that and holy hell was it frustrating. Who thought it would be fun fighting rooms filled with nothing but wolves or weird demonic goats. As soon as I got the over 9000 trophy I turned it off after 7 or 8 hours with breaks in between. I am never touching that game again. --- There are but two types of fights. Whenever we go into battle, it must be one of the two: The fight to protect life or the fight to protect pride!
the original devil may cry 3 was so hard they had to make a special edition just to tone down the difficulty.
kudos to that, i shut it off it was so hard.
The special edition was matched JP's initial difficulty. The vanilla ver. was like answering the fan's demand on DMC2 being so easy so Ok. you want it hard like Megaman X6? You got what you want. All difficulty beside DMD up by one level. Satisfied? --- "Another has fallen to my spear!!!" Zhao Yun