The first Heroes of Might and Magic V Hammers of Fate patch was released on 01/30/07.

  1. Important Info
  2. Download Locations
  3. Content of the Patch

Important Info

If you want to install this patch, you do not need to install any of the others first.

Saves made in previous versions are not fully compatible with game v.2.0. It is recommended to restart the map to continue playing a saved campaign game.

To continue playing saved multiplayer or single scenario games, you may need to restart the program at the end of the mission.

Download Locations

European : (109Mb)
Spanish / Italian : (105Mb)
US and US Limited : (109Mb)
Czech : (104Mb)
Hungarian / Polish : (104Mb)
Russian : (105Mb)
Korean : (104Mb)
Digital : (110Mb)

Content of the Patch

Heroes of Might & Magic V
Patch version 2.1
Jan, 2007

Contents of Readme

1. System Requirements
2. Installation
3. Changes in patches
4. Known issues
5. Troubleshooting
6. Technical Support
7. Legal information

1. System Requirements


- OS: Windows 2000/XP, DirectX 9.0C
- CPU: Pentium 4 / Athlon 1.5 GHz or higher
- RAM: 512 MB or higher
- Video: 128 MB AGP GeForce4 Ti4200 / RADEON 8500 or higher video card
- CD/DVD-ROM speed: 32x
- Sound: DirectX compatible PCI 16-bit sound card


- OS: Windows 2000/XP, DirectX 9.0C
- CPU: Pentium 4 / Athlon 2,4 GHz or higher
- RAM: 1024MB or higher
- Video: 256 MB AGP 8x GeForceFX 6600 / RADEON x800 or higher video card
- CD/DVD-ROM speed: 32x
- Dolby Surround 5.1 sound processor

2. Installation

Please make sure that you are installing the right patch for your game version.

1. Before installing Heroes of Might & Magic V patch 2.1 please close all other programs.

2. Run patch installation file.

3. Follow the instructions.

Upon installation you can run the game either from windows start menu ('Start'
-> 'All Programs' -> 'Ubisoft' -> 'Heroes of Might and Magic V' -> 'Heroes
of Might and Magic V') or use 'Heroes.exe' file from the game installation
directory (By default, the game will be installed into
"C:Program FilesUbisoftHeroes of Might and Magic V").

Changes will not take effect if loading from the old save - Game restart will be needed.

3. Changes in patches:

(!) Some fixes will take effect only after map restart, if loading from an
older version save.

Patch 2.1

Features added: