There are a number of changes to the German version:
- All blood effects were removed or replaced with grey smoke. Gore effects like cut off limbs were completely removed.
- All killed enemies disappear instantly. Because of this the necromancy skill is rendered useless.
- The efficacy of the kick attack was greatly reduced
- Various death animations were removed
- The flame thrower weapon was removed.
- The combo displays on screen were removed.
A detailed list of changes can be found on schnittberichte.com