Heroes of Might and Magic 3 is a turn-based strategy game where players control heroes accompanied by armies to walk around a grid map, collecting resources and resource-collecting buildings to expand their main building, where new troops are created. Other heroes and wild creatures can be fought ...

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Which of the combination artifacts can be used together?

The various combination artifacts each involve some number of individual artifacts; to equip a combined artifact, the slots for the individual artifacts must be available. In some cases equipping ...
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What is the calculation behind Attack, Defense and Spellpower?

Could someone please explain how Attack and Defence affect Monster Stats and how Spellpower affects Spells?
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The bonus artifacts don't show up in Tunnels and Troglodytes (Liberation campaign)

I'm playing through Heroes 3's campaigns and on the previous scenario I had 2 pieces of Charm of Mana and a Pendant of Life on my main hero at the end. I explored the map, acquired all items but I was ...
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What does a broken arrow mean?

When hovering over an enemy in combat it changes your cursor to an arrow if you're making a ranged attack. Sometimes the arrow is broken, and other times it's unbroken. What's the difference between ...
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How do I restore mana?

I've seen wells that fully replenish the mana of a hero that visits, but since that is just a map feature, I can't always rely on it to be there. How else can I restore the mana of my caster heroes?
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Is there a way to “unlearn” skills in Heroes III?

In Heroes of Might and Magic III your heroes gain skills as they level up. When you level up, you will be presented with two options for skills, one of which you can opt to learn. There are three ...
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How can I unlock all campaigns in HOMM 3?

I have Heroes of Might and Magic 3 Complete. I'd like to play the initially locked campaigns that get unlocked after you beat the entire available list. Is there a way to do it without beating the ...
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How does Heroes of Might & Magic 3 choose which music to play at the beginning of a battle?

There are eight different short audio clips played at the beginning of every battle in HoMM III. The corresponding file names are battle0{0..7}.wav (contained in one of the .snd archives). How does ...
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Heroes of Might & Magic 3 adventure map object reference

I remember seeing quite a while ago an "official-looking" PDF file containing a complete reference of HoMM III, including, most importantly, information on Adventure Map objects (such as probabilities ...
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Heroes of Might & Magic 3: troop speed formula?

On the battlefield, you can often observe that creatures have better stats if they are accompanied by a hero. While it is perfectly clear for attack and defense ratings (the appropriate stats of the ...