HoMM 3 HD is an add-on (Unofficial Patch) for Heroes of Might and Magic 3 that changes game resolution to any from 800x600 to 4000x4000, adds new functionality and fixes some original bugs.
HoMM 3 HD will not change original gameplay.
Compability: The Shadow of Death, Complete, Horn of the Abyss 1.3.x - 100%
WoG 3.58, TE, WT, ERA - some features are not available
HoMM 3 HD is NOT COMPATIBLE with Restoration of Erathia, Armageddons Blade, Heroes Chronicles.
Features (version 3.802 or higher):
- 800x600 original game still works as it should after HoMM 3 HD installation (no need to make any copy for backup)
- HoMM 3 HD changes game resolution to any from 800x600 to 4000x4000
- Extends the functionality of the standard windows and control elements in the game (read more...)
- Adds new functionality for tournament play (read more...)
- Fixes some original bugs (non-gameplay bugs..., gameplay bugs (HD+)...)
- Detects and automatically fixes map errors which occurs during playing the game (read more...)
- Uses newer versions of libraries Mss32.dll and Mp3dec.asi (that prevents frequent game crashes on some PCs)
- Plays music in the game in 44 kHz stereo instead of the original 22 kHz mono
- Plays sounds in the game in a parallel thread (that speed up game actions)
- You can turn off most of the HoMM 3 HD features using HD3_Launcher.exe utility