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Heroes of Might and Magic III: The Shadow of Death (Windows)

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Description

The Shadow of Death is a stand-alone expansion for Heroes of Might and Magic III: The Restoration of Erathia and features 86 missions and 14 epic campaigns. It includes the original game with maps as well as 38 new single scenario maps and 7 new Shadow of Death campaigns.

Ten additional teleporters, 8 new terrain tiles, and 12 powerful new combination artifacts are added. Towns are now shown with moat damage and the town-type Stronghold has a spiked barricade.

This expansion also includes just about everything from the Heroes of Might and Magic III: Armageddon's Blade expansion.




Screenshots

Heroes of Might and Magic III: The Shadow of Death Windows A shot of the map-campaign editor.
Heroes of Might and Magic III: The Shadow of Death Windows A look at the necromacer's town.
Heroes of Might and Magic III: The Shadow of Death Windows Another shot of the land your heroes traverse in search of adventure- notice the new "sky" tileset in the upper right corner.
Heroes of Might and Magic III: The Shadow of Death Windows Another new terrain.

Alternate Titles

  • "魔法门之英雄无敌3: 死亡阴影" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "魔法門英雄無敵3之毀滅之影 (資料片)" -- Chinese spelling (traditional)
  • "Герои Меча и Магии 3: Дыхание смерти" -- Russian spelling
  • "Heroes of Might and Magic III: Cień Śmierci" -- Polish title

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The Press Says

Gamer's Pulse Apr 08, 2000 9 out of 10 90
games xtreme Jul 25, 2000 8.7 out of 10 87
GameStar (Germany) Jul, 2000 84 out of 100 84
PC Player (Germany) May, 2000 82 out of 100 82
JeuxVideoPC.com Apr 16, 2005 16 out of 20 80
Eurogamer.net (UK) Aug 23, 2000 8 out of 10 80
PC Games (Germany) Mar 07, 2001 75 out of 100 75
Jeuxvideo.com Aug 29, 2000 15 out of 20 75
PC Gamer Brasil Nov, 2000 73 out of 100 73
GameSpot May 03, 2000 7 out of 10 70

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Trivia

This stand-alone expansion had different cheat codes, just like Armageddon's Blade. This time they were based on The Matrix, e.g. NwcThereIsNoSpoon.

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Guiding Edge (72) added Heroes of Might and Magic III: The Shadow of Death (Windows) on Jun 16, 2000