Battle (I managed to win it!)
Placing your units and getting ready for battle.
War Dancer vs. Silver Unicorn
Pit Fiend casts fireball at Conscript.
A siege of the Sylvaen castle
The gold mine is guarded by lots of mages.
When completing an objective, the player is sometimes rewarded with a little cut-scene.
Most cutscenes are very static...
... but some cut-scenes are very cinematic.
Sometimes the story is progressed on the main map.
The Dungeon towns are quite beautiful.
The puzzle-map, each faction has its own (this is from the Dungeon faction).
Before each mission, there are 3 bonuses to choose from.
Here you can see the the underground map.
The mighty Phoenix! The most powerful creature in HoMM 5.
I've got plenty of Archliches and I'm not afraid to use them!
View of the necropolis is stunning in its own right.
The Archangel character data window and some pretty nifty animation.