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Heroes of [Might and Magic] Comrade 12/03/2020 (Thu) 00:41:32 No. 6911
What's your opinion on HoMM and M&M? Which one did you play? Which one did you like the most? Will there ever be hope that UbiSoft stopps hogging the IP and we may get good games again?
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Enroth, home. At least it was before I fucked everything up.
>>7353 >-1000 C That's impossible.
>>7357 It's clickbait. A 1000 C would be white hot and on the verge of melting and could only really be achieved with a forge. Not only would you be unable to pick it up with your hand, you'd probably need protective gear just to be close to it.
>>6911 Still god tier. Basically a legend over here with us still having international competition with random Slavic fan base.
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I was lucky to pick up HoMM3 when I was a kid. Got many, many hours out of it solo and playing hot-seat with my buddies. I only discovered years later that HoMM3 is indeed one of the greatest games ever made, and that it still has an active community in CIS region like >>7367 says. There has never been a proper sequel to HoMM3, since all the actual sequels are Ubisoft garbage. It's not that the IP is valuable... it's turbo-generic fantasy, who cares. What we really need is a spiritual sequel to HoMM3, which could totally be achieved by a competent indie studio. I'm somewhat surprised and disappointed that it hasn't happened yet. Also Tower best town, fite me.
>>6911 I tried to play HoMM1 and couldn't figure it out, then I gave up and played HoMM2 instead. Since I picked Archibald's campaign I became used to always playing as a Necromancer, and eventually hit a roadblock with that map where there are hordes of peasants and archers everywhere. The game was already a bit frustrating but when I reached this point and couldn't clear the scenario, I definitely gave up. I don't think I've uninstalled them yet. I wonder if I would have a better experience playing 3.
HOMM 1-3 are the greatest video games ever created in world history. Period end of discussion. It's a carry over from an older era when game developers actually give a flying fuck an wanted to make a good game you can play till literally the end of time itself, as opposed to the DLC fucking crap we got today. M&m I never got into, is it any good? Seems like it but IDK
>>7423 >I definitely gave up. It's a game defintly for people with autism, as it takes a very very long time, alot of detail and planning for you to do it. H2, I need to beat Archibald's, and a few other campaigns, but i got though the hardest ones.
>>6911 I cant get over how ageless the graphics in these games are. Heroes 2 is almost 25 years old and it still looks gorgeous. I wish modern indie games would go for sprite graphics like these.
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Heroes 2 and 3 were fun as a kid, and I played 3 some later in life, but it's not that great a game. Age of Wonders 3 scratches the same itch, and is a far superior game. Eador: Masters of the Broken World is also a very interesting game in this genre, but that definitely isn't going to be for everyone.

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