London, UK — March 7th, 2013 — Today, Ubisoft showcased the first gameplay trailer for its brand new Role-Playing Game Might & Magic® Heroes Online. Developed by Ubisoft Blue Byte and Related Designs, Might & Magic ® Heroes Online combines the popular gameplay elements of the Heroes franchise with brand new features suited to a persistent browser game.
Based on the acclaimed franchise known the world over, players can now experience the strategy, simulation and highly-detailed animation and graphics that are hallmarks of the Might & Magic universe. Choice is always at the heart of this experience. Indeed, right from the start, players will be able to choose their hero from two of the most famous factions: Haven and Necropolis. They will then venture out into the realms of Ashan, where they will control their powerful hero and his armies as they travel from the glorious temples of Elrath to the undead lands of Nar-Heresh. Exploration will be a major part of the gaming experience as players will embark on long-lasting and immersive journeys within the fantasy Might & Magic universe.
For more information about Might & Magic® Heroes Online please visit the official Facebook and Twitter pages, and also have a look at the brand new DevBlog (http://blog.heroes-online.com) where players will have a better inside view of Might & Magic® Heroes Online’ development.
To join the upcoming closed beta, please visit and pre-register on the official website: www.heroes-online.com
About Blue Byte, a Ubisoft studio:
Blue Byte was established in 1988 and released its first hit game in 1991: Battle Isle. This was followed in 1993 by the development strategy game The Settlers®, which established itself as a longlasting favorite. In 2001, Blue Byte was acquired by Ubisoft, and in 2004 the studio moved into the premises of Ubisoft’s German branch in Düsseldorf. The team at Blue Byte is responsible for new productions of The Settlers® and ANNO®. The studio is also active in the free-2-play genre with the web-based browser game The Settlers Online, available in several languages and currently captivating millions of players worldwide.
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