The 6th game in the Heroes of Might and Magic series, released in 2011.

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How can I improve my completion score on the first campaign mission?

I just finished the first campaign mission (Griffin Bane) on Normal difficulty and apparently my completion score was 12250 (46%). The tooltip says I can Increase [my] score by completing quests, ...
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Placing Shooters in keep during tactical phase

I'm having one troubling question. Just as the title. During my campaing as haven i have noticed enemy is placing liches during tactics in the keep before the actual combat starts. I would like to do ...
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Can you permanently improve movement points?

My heroes for the final campaign have extreme differences in their movement points. Irina has 92, Sandor 68, & Kiril 63. I noticed they could move MUCH further at the end of campaigns then the ...
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Heroes 6 - Dependence between spells and spellpower

Is there any kind of list with the dependence between spells effects and spell power? For example I have Irina (sanctuary) level 19, with 28 spell power. At this point my tsunami stuns for 1 turn. I ...
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What's the Difference between HOMM VI Online and Offline mode?

What are the differences to the two modes? If I play offline do I get less features than had I played online? The only feature I can think of that I'll be losing are the Conflux orbs, but are there ...
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Does Might & Magic: Heroes VI include a map editor?

I'm a big fan of map creation, as well as of playing maps other people have created, but I don't see an option for the map editor on the main menu or on the Conflux menu. Does a map editor exist?
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How do I untrigger scroll lock on the map view?

I just won a combat after-which it was impossible for me to scroll around the main map with my mouse. I was locked entirely to the area centered around my hero. I checked under the hotkeys, but I ...
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Heroes VI - Hide Passive Unused Withheld Army?

I don't know what to call it, but in several past versions of Heroes, I could deselect certain armies before a battle. When going into certain fights I may not want to bring out my priestesses or ...
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What are the exact effects and formulas for high and low morale?

In previous Heroes games, I believe the formula for good morale was something like +10% chance of a second turn per positive point of morale. But some mention that morale was debuffed for Heroes 6. ...
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What is the best strategy to defeat Uriel?

I've made it to the end of the Necropolis campaign without any major problems. Unfortunately, the end of the campaign is a boss battle against an extremely overpowering Angel and his retinue. In my ...
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Can I prearrange my troops before battle?

The default arrangement of my troops at the start of battle is...suboptimal. For example, I'd prefer to start with my ranged units directly behind my melee units, but instead they tend to start off ...
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The dynasty specialization (plunder) is not producing crystals like it says

After having problems getting enough crystals I chose the plunder dynasty specialisation which says: Plunder: +1 Dragon Blood Crystal per Week I have checked for multiple weeks all of which have ...
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What does swords icon mean after attack in Might and Magic Heroes VI?

sometimes after an attack in combat in HoMM VI, I see not only damage dealt/units died counts, but also Swords icon with a number appear. What does it mean?
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Why is the downloadable Might & Magic: Heroes VI demo asking for a disc?

I just downloaded the Might & Magic: Heroes VI demo from Steam. On trying to start it, I'm receiving an error that suggests I'm missing a DVD: There is no disk in the drive. [Cancel] [Try ...
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Is there a way to avoid losing my progress when Uplay is down?

Last night, I tried to play Heroes VI, only to find that Uplay was down. I was offered an "offline" mode, but upon running the game in "offline" mode, I found that none of my previous saves were ...
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Custom maps for Steam Version?

Does anyone know if it's possible to play downloaded custom maps in the steam version of the game? And how? I was never able to get it to work with Heroes 5. Thanks.
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Better to take gold or experience in Might & Magic Heroes VI?

In Might & Magic Heroes VI there are certain treasure chests that let you choose between gold and experience. To beat the game most easily which one should you choose early on?
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How can I beat the first mission of the final campaign with a might warrior?

I got to the final campaign (finished the inferno campaign). Ii chose Kiril (inferno) to complete the final 2 campaign missions. At the moment I am at the first mission and I found myself in a ...
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How can I obtain the Trait Slots 4 and 5 in Heroes VI?

I'm still in Silver Rank in HOMM6, and I've unlocked the 2nd and 3rd slots for the traits The game hints you that there's 5 slots, but the Altar of Wishes doesn't show them Has anyone been able to ...
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Enemy ranged vs melee units

I am having a difficult time seeing what enemy units are ranged units (aside from graphical cues). Is there a marker in the enemy info sheet that shows that units have a ranged attack?
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Is there any way to access Dynasty Traits in offline mode?

I am playing Might and Magic Heroes VI and have come across Dynasty Traits. It appears that they are not available when playing in offline mode. Is there any way to enable them while in offline ...
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Where on the tactical map are specific army stacks placed?

In all the Heroes games, the army stacks are placed on the tactical grid based upon which slot they occupy in the heroes' army. That is also true for Might and Magic: Heroes VI, but I am wondering ...
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Might & Magic Heroes VI - Town Portal bugs?

I'm in the necro campaign of M&MH 6, and I have had repeated trouble using town portal spells. I've got two towns that have both a Basic and Advanced town portal in them. Because an enemy hero was ...
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Why do some towns not allow anything to be built?

In Might and Magic Heroes VI you can build all sorts of buildings in your main town. The most important buildings are the ones that generate new units to recruit. How come even though I have ...
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Why is my cursor blinking constantly?

I just installed the full version of Might and Magic Heroes VI, and whether I'm in the menus or playing the game, my cursor is blinking constantly. I've tried tinkering with all the graphics ...
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How do you reset your traits(might,magic abilities) in heroes of might and magic 6? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When can you respecialize your hero? I know you reset the traits from the multiplayer by clicking the respecialize,but how do you reset the 1's from the campaign?
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When can you respecialize your hero?

One of the buttons at the top of the main hero page is labeled "Respecialize" and the mouseover indicates that it allows you to redistribute the ability points on your hero. However, I have yet to ...
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How do I keep my ranged units from dying?

I'm just playing through the tutorial, and having a surprisingly difficult time keeping my ranged units alive. The AI clearly targets them, and I only have two stacks of melee units so I can't form ...
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Why can't my sisters heal?

Sometimes when my Sisters turn arrives they can use their heal ability; sometimes they can't. I can't quite figure out when they can and when they can't. Seems they can only use it once per turn, but ...
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Why can't I upgrade my units in Heroes VI?

I've played quite a few campaign missions but none of them allow me to build the buildings for upgraded troops, even after having built everything else possible in a city or town. For example, I can ...
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Where can you find the unit production for a town?

Navigating a town's menu I can't find this information anywhere. Is there a way to see how many of each unit a given town is producing per week?
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How to get the “For the Audience” achievement?

Is there a way to ght the For the Audience achievement in Might & Magic Heroes VI? The achievement says Kill Michael with at least 4 minions still alive., but every time he takes damage it is ...
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Is there any way to make a unit walk around a trap?

As an apparent random feature, the battle map I am on features a trap directly in front of one of my units. I'd really like him to step around it and move up next to my unit that has already ...
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What's the difference between Prime Magic and Arcane Exaltation?

I'm looking at both of these prime spells, and they seem to do almost the same thing. The first claims to award 3 magic power to the hero, while the second claims to award 2 magic power permanently. ...
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What does this light-emitting pillar do?

I'm playing the Necropolis campaign in Might and Magic Heroes 6, and I noticed this pillar/tower-like thing on the battlefields. It seems to have some sort of light coming from it and landing on a ...
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How can I change from Blood to Tears? (Repentance / Reversal achievement)

So after many months of battles, I've finally accrued the 1,000 blood reputation needed to reach Blood level 2. At the moment, however, I'm at Tears Level 1, and it is not obvious to me how one goes ...
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What causes “InvalidKey”?

I bought the game, installed it and the Ubisoft launcher asked for my serial key. I entered it, and it accepted it. I then opened the game and I could start a game, etc. But trying many other things ...
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Who is the Dragon God Lamya?

The Heroes VI Collectors Ed has a Dragon god Lamya T-shirt included. Who is this Lamya? AFAIK, there's only Asha, Urgash, Elrath, Sylanna, Malassa, Shalassa, Ylath, Arkath and Sandro (if he counted as ...
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Does the Soul Forge cost something (except time)?

As the title says, does the use of the Soul Forge in the Conflux web application cost something except time? It takes time to upgrade a Dynasty Weapon, and it doesn't consume my Dynasty points. So I ...
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How do I unlock the level 2 ability of the Sword of the Griffin?

I'm playing through the second mission of the tutorial campaign in Heroes 6 and the only remaining quest (short of finishing the mission) is to get attuned to the Sword of the Griffin. I'm online and ...
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How do I use a Town Portal?

I've built a Basic Town Portal in a town, which states that it allows your hero to teleport from that town to any other town you control. I've got my hero in the town, but how do I make them ...
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Can I enable autosave when running Offline mode on Heroes 6?

For some reason I can't get autosave working in offline mode. I gave a try to online mode but after being kicked out from game without saving just when I finished final battle I have decided to play ...
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Does it matter what order I play the campaigns in?

Is there any reason to play the campaigns in a particular order, or should I just pick whichever one strikes my fancy?
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Heroes VI Altar of Wishes - Buying Creatures

Do creatures you buy through the Altar of Wishes get assigned to your main Hero on each map? I am wondering it they are really worth purchasing. If they are faction specific this could lead to a ...
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How are each of the Dynasty Weapons obtained in Heroes VI?

Judging by the achievements, there should be at least 25 of these things, but I'm not sure how to get more than a handful of them. How does one unlock the various dynasty weapons?
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How do you use the plunder mine ability?

I gave my secondary hero the Plunder Mine and Destroy Mine abilities. Then I walked up to a mine. Nothing happened. Skipped a turn and tried to visit it with full movement. Nothing. I even tried ...
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Is there any benefit to attacking enemies from different angles?

Given enough movement points to adjust the position of my units, I can attack my enemies from different angles. It looks like each enemy unit just turns to face me anyway, so is there really any point ...
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Why am I not getting any crystal?

In the first missions of the Necropolis campaign, I have a crystal mine that says it produces one crystal per day, but my total daily crystal income is zero. What could be causing this?
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Why won't the mission selection screen update in Might and Magic: Heroes 6?

I have just completed the second mission of the tutorial campaign in Might and Magic: Heroes 6. However, when I click on the "Next Map" button on the screen at the end, it just starts me over on the ...
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Are there ways to play Heroes 6 with an intermittent connection?

How often does Heroes 6 need to be online? I have a consistent internet connection but since it's just one of those USB sticks, the connection isn't reliable. I'm always connected but at times my ping ...