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A century after the tragic events of Might & Magic Heroes VI, that determined the heroic fate of a dynasty, Shades of Darkness recounts, in two original campaigns, pivotal moments in Ashan’s darker history that will define the future of a decadent underground people and decide the survival of the dying cult of the Spider Queen. Determine the fates of two legendary factions; the Dark Elves of Dungeon and the Necromancers of Necropolis.
Might and Magic Heroes VI: Shades of Darkness System Requirements
7 Apr 2013 - Specs reviewed

Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E4400 2.0GHz / AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 5000+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 2600 XT or NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GTS 512MB
  • System Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • Storage: 8 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
 

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E6400 2.13GHz / AMD Athlon II X2 240
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 3870 or NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTX 768MB
  • System Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Storage: 8 GB Hard drive space
PC System Analysis For Might and Magic Heroes VI: Shades of Darkness Requirements
To run Might and Magic Heroes VI: Shades of Darkness on high graphics settings your PC will require at least a 0MB GeForce 8800 GTX 768MB / Radeon HD 3870 with a Core 2 Duo E6400 2.13GHz or Athlon II X2 240 CPU. 2 GB will also be needed to achieve the Might and Magic Heroes VI: Shades of Darkness rec specs and get 60FPS. To be able to run at all you will need at least 1 GB system memory. Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 9 or Might and Magic Heroes VI: Shades of Darkness won’t run. We suggest a 15 year old PC to play smoothly.
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Might and Magic Heroes VI: Shades of Darkness PC Release Date:

28 Feb 2013

Alternative Game Tags: homm 6 shades of darkness, homm6, heroes 6 shades of darkness, heroes of might and magic 6
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How come the other previous expansions do not exist on the net at all, only this one? O.o
I'd like to play the "Pirates Of The Savage Sea" and "Danse Macabre" expansions too but they are a ghost…i mean a Spectre :P
btw the 1.8 game patch is about 1.4 gb does it add any mission at all ?

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can i run it?

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not at all XD

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Might & Magic Heroes VI Shades of Darkness
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based on your rig and low resolution, you can run this on lowest settings :)

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I frequently come to this site to check game release dates as it has a very convenient list. However, the release date for this game has been pushed to May 2nd. Could this be updated?
Cheers.

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Ok I must aks, do somebody like this game?(whole heroes 6) If you compare this to heroes 3 this sucks hard
I quite like heroes 5 so what happened? Why they changed to crappy studio who made this absolutely unfinished crappy game?

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Still Heroes of might and magic 3 best of all :)

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And it will always be. I miss Sandro.. xD

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Definitely, I have the Complete edition :D

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Implosion.

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Surely. A decent rig with apt resolution and a not-so-heavy game. Surely! :)

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