|Title||Heroes Of Annihilated Empires|
|Developer(s)||GSC Game World|
|Publisher(s)||GSC Game World|
|Release Date||Nov 22, 2006|
|Genre||PC > Strategy|
Heroes of Annihilated Empires is a real-time strategy game developed by Ukrainian video game company, GSC Game World. It was released in October 2006 and is set in a fantasy world, featuring both medieval and mystical elements. The game has received positive reviews for its gameplay and immersive story.
Heroes of Annihilated Empires allows players to control one of three races – Humans, Elves, and Daemons. Each race has its unique set of strengths and weaknesses, adding variety to the gameplay. Players can also choose from a variety of heroes to take into battle, each with their own unique abilities and specializations.
The game follows a traditional real-time strategy format, with players managing resources, building structures, and training units. However, what sets Heroes of Annihilated Empires apart is its focus on hero characters. These characters act as powerful units that can turn the tide of battle with their special abilities.
Players also have the ability to summon powerful creatures that can assist them in battle. These creatures can range from dragons to golems, each with their own unique abilities and strengths.
The game’s storyline is divided into three chapters, one for each race. Each chapter follows a hero who must fulfill a prophecy to save their respective race. The first chapter follows a human prince named Elhant, who must unite the divided kingdoms of men to defeat an ancient evil. The second chapter follows a young elf, Maywen, who must stop an evil necromancer from awakening an ancient dragon. The final chapter follows Gallean, a daemon seeking revenge against the traitorous daemon king.
The storyline is well-crafted and engaging, with each race’s story intertwining with the others. Players must complete all three chapters to truly understand the game’s overarching plot.
Graphics and Sound
The game is visually stunning, with detailed environments and character models. The fantasy world is beautifully designed, complete with magical forests, dark dungeons, and sprawling cities. The game’s soundtrack also adds to the immersive experience, with epic orchestral music fitting for a fantasy game.
Heroes of Annihilated Empires was praised for its unique approach to real-time strategy games and its immersive storyline. It received a sequel, Heroes of Annihilated Empires II, in 2011, but it did not achieve the same success as its predecessor. However, the game still has a dedicated fan base and is considered a cult classic among real-time strategy game enthusiasts.
Overall, Heroes of Annihilated Empires is a unique and enjoyable real-time strategy game that offers a refreshing take on the genre. Its combination of traditional RTS mechanics with hero-focused gameplay and immersive storyline makes it a memorable gaming experience. If you enjoy fantasy-themed strategy games, Heroes of Annihilated Empires is definitely worth a try.
System RequirementsWindows 2000/XP
Latest Video and Sound drivers are highly recommended for optimal performance. For better game performance please close all background programs (instant messaging, antivirus, system monitoring).
Minimum: Intel Pentium 4 2Ghz or AMD Athlon XP 2000+, nVidia GeForce FX5200 or ATI Radeon 9000 Video card with 128MB Memory, 512MB RAM, DirectX 8.0 compatible Sound, 2.5 Gb Free Hard drive space
Recomended: Intel Pentium 4 3Ghz or AMD Athlon 64 3200+, nVidia GeForce 6600 or ATI Radeon X800 Video card, 1GB RAM, DirectX 8.0 compatible Sound, 2.5 Gb Free Hard drive space
Optional: Internet Connection for multiplayer game via Internet, Minimal: 56K Dial-Up Connection
How to Download1.
- Click on the "Download" button given above to start the download process.
- Wait for the download to complete. The download progress can usually be seen in the browser's download bar at the bottom of the screen.
- Once the download is complete, locate the downloaded file on your computer. This can usually be found in the "Downloads" folder.
- Double-click on the downloaded file to start the installation process.
- Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation. This may include selecting an installation location and agreeing to the terms and conditions.
- Once the installation is complete, the game will be ready to play.