by VCMI Team

Open-source game engine for Heroes of Might and Magic III

VCMI is an open-source engine for Heroes of Might and Magic III with new possibilities. Years of intensive work resulted in an impressive amount of features. Among the current features are:

  • Complete gameplay mechanics
  • Almost all objects, abilities, spells and other content
  • Basic battle AI and adventure AI
  • Many GUI improvements: high resolutions, stack queue, creature window
  • Advanced and easy mod support - add new towns, creatures, heroes, artifacts and spells without limits or conflicts
  • Launcher for easy configuration - download mods from our server and install them immediately!
  • Random map generator that supports objects added by mods

Note: In order to play the game using VCMI you need to own data files for Heroes of Might and Magic III: The Shadow of Death.

VCMI is an open-source project released under the GNU General Public License version 2 or later.

If you want help, please check our forum, bug tracker or GitHub page.

To play VCMI you will need to copy the 'Data', 'Maps' and 'Mp3' folders from Heroes III to '~/.var/app/eu.vcmi.VCMI/data/vcmi'

Changes in version 0.99

about 6 years ago
Installed Size~258 MB
Download Size59 MB
Available Architecturesaarch64, x86_64
LicenseGNU General Public License v2.0 or later
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Manual Install

Make sure to follow the setup guide before installing

flatpak install flathub eu.vcmi.VCMI


flatpak run eu.vcmi.VCMI