The following is an INCOMPLETE list of events that affect point totals in Mark of the Ninja. Please add or correct based on your own play.
|Peasant's Death||+200||Start a hand-to-hand fight with an enemy and then stab them when they fall|
|Imperfect Kill||+200||Initiate kill animation but fail to press the correct button combination|
|Silent Assassin||+400||Sneak up on a target, initiate kill animation and correctly press the displayed button combination|
|Leap of Faith||+400||Perform a stealth kill from the side of a wall or ledge|
|Prowling Spider||+600||Perform a stealth kill from inside a crawl space at ground level|
|Hangman's Hymn||+600||Perform a stealth kill while spider dangling from a grapple point|
|Emperor's Abyss||+400||Perform a stealth kill from below a guard while hidden under grating|
|Friendly Fire||+600||One enemy kills another for you (commonly when guards are Terrorized)|
|Hound's Slumber (undetected)||+400||Incapacitate a guard dog while undetected|
|Hound's Slumber (detected)||+200||Incapacitate a guard dog while detected|
|Bloody Whisper||+800||Use Bloody Whisper unlockable skill on a guard that has been Disabled|
|Slippery Slope||+600||A guard dies by falling damage, whether because of being terrorized or being knocked off an edge.|
|Traitor's Coffin **||+400||While hiding behind a door, perform a from hiding stealth kill on a distracted guard. Immediately activates and stacks "Hidden Body (+250)" but removes you from hiding.|
|Object Kill||+600||Kill one or more guards with an environmental set piece (e.g. a Chandelier)|
|Distracted||+150||Environmental distraction (e.g. shattered street lamp)|
|Item Distracted||+150||Use an item to create a distraction (e.g. Noisemaker)|
|Undetected||+200||Undistracted guard passes you on patrol -or- terrorized guard passes you without being alerted|
|Body Hidden||+250||Hide a body|
|Oblivious||+400||Hide a body (successfully tested in doorway hiding spots) and have an undistracted guard unknowingly pass the hiding spot on his regular patrol|
|Guard Disabled||+250||Incapacitate a guard (e.g. with Upgraded Smoke Bomb)|
|Alarm Sounded||-800||Will subtract immediately when alarm sounds (Guards can be killed before finishing calling in alarm requests and this will not be subtracted)|
* [Special item?] No text, just score update. Occurs when you pick up a Voice of the Hisomu Scroll,
possible there are other items. Will give you +1000 even if the scroll had been picked up in a previous run through the level.
** Note for Traitor's Coffin: To perform skill, you must unlock and purchase the Technique "A Brief Shadow,"
this skill will not trigger using the Technique "Twilight Gate."