As of the Secrets of the Stratus update, the previous 4 man mode was replaced with the new 6 man Hard mode.
- Bosses and mobs have increased HP and Damage.
- Bosses will perform mechanics more often than their Normal Mode counterpart
- Any dungeon that has a Hard Mode will only drop outfits and sealed upgrade materials in this mode
- Soul Shields do not drop in Hard Mode
- Reward box which drops double the tokens to be exchanged for a Legendary Accessory
- A better material reward box is given from the final boss' Dynamic Quest