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Heroes of Might and Magic III

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86.74% Overall Rank: 1390
PC Rank: 310
1999 Games Rank: 1381
1999 PC Rank: 310
Score based on 23 reviews


Murder, treachery, resurrection, savage battles and ultimately - freedom! When Erathia's King is murdered by traitors, he is resurrected as an undead warlord who leads a ruthless invasion of his former Kingdom. Little resistance is met until his daughter Catherine, Queen of Enroth, returns to her homeland commanding an army of elite Enrothian warriors. You control the land's greatest heroes and fiercest creatures in a conflict of epic proportions, as Catherine fights to restore her family's rightful reign, uncover her father's killers and free him from the dark prison of his undead body! - UNRIVALED GRAPHICS: Characters, buildings, environments and weapons are all pre-rendered in 3D and appear in a new 800x600 high resolution, 65,000 color world! - IRRESISTIBLE GAME PLAY: Simple ease-of-use, and turn-based game play combine to create a challenging environment where you set the pace. - EXPANDED VARIETY: 8 completely new towns and castles, 16 different Hero types, and more than 120 different combat units to control as you expand your empire! - REALISTIC ANIMATION: In the tradition of the award-winning Heroes of Might and Magic series, Heroes III draws on the top talent and technology in the game industry to create the most realistic animations and character graphics ever seen in this genre! - IMPROVED MULTI-PLAYER OPTIONS: Up to 8 players can compete or team up through hot-seat, LAN, or an Internet connection (Heroes III supports both and HEAT)
Release Date: February 28, 1999

Latest Reviews

PC Zone UK 08/13/01 Review 78 out of 100
Computer & Video Games UK 08/15/01 Review 3 out of 10
Electric Playground 04/26/04 Review 7.5 out of 10
Independent Gamer 04/16/01 Review 10 out of 10
GameSpot 03/01/99 Review 9.1 out of 10
Game Revolution 04/05/03 Review B+
Mad Gamers 11/07/01 Review 8.2 out of 10
Game Vortex 02/03/03 Review 9 out of 10
PC Gamer UK 01/01/80 Review 87 out of 100
Computer Gaming World 01/01/80 Review 4.5 out of 5