Data for this rating was collected on Hard difficulty. The game is quite similar in both difficulty levels. The only notable difference between the normal and hard level is the number of monsters to fight. Since fighting is the primary source of physical motion in the game, playing on harder difficulties does increase calories expenditure. Rater did not test on Insane Mode.
|Status:||Metabolic Rating: This game was tested by measuring oxygen consumption
with a metabolic cart.
|Peak Observed Sustained MET:||4.06 METs|
|Average Observed METs:||3.62 METs|
|Est. calories expenditure per min.:||We observed an energy expenditure of 3.8 kcals to 4.26 kcals per minute during
our tests. This estimate is based on the assumption that the subject weighs 60kg.
Please see the table below for an estimate of calorie expenditure for your weight.