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PostSubject: [Mod] New Year Mod   2015-06-29, 21:11



The New Year Mod for Heroes of Might and Magic II is a Christmas-themed graphical conversion of HoMM2 assets intended to keep the original graphic style. The idea of this mod was born suddenly, when a few fellow forum members on Russian HandBookHMM.ru community in December, 2014 thought about a new form of an offline tournament which would be able to revive the HoMM2 gaming community to some degree.

Now the mod is released as a standalone development, usable both with The Succession Wars and The Price of Loyalty.



The v0.1 release of the mod dated as 1st of January, 2015 includes full graphic conversion of 9 creatures and 1 adventure map object. The next New Year may also be the date for the new mod release, with new creatures, objects, and more. The reinboar's horns are animated! Very Happy

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The first version of the mod released in 1st Jan, 2015. To install, run setup.bat. To uninstall, run uninst.bat. Usable with BOTH SW and PoL.


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PostSubject: Re: [Mod] New Year Mod   2015-07-14, 16:19

But we have Sorceress' Elves who deserve this much more Smile Yet, making Halflings as a small variation of elves sounds like a cute idea.

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PostSubject: Re: [Mod] New Year Mod   2015-07-16, 05:19

Both options seem funny, the only problem is the amount of effort to spend Smile
Frankly, this modification is not a high priority in my enormously big to-do list since I've got lotta graphics to do for H3SW and Project Ironfist, aside from other work.
So that I would prefer to make it humble, yet I still dream to find time for converting the whole Wizard townscreen to a snowy one. I already had some drafts thanks to Kivo.

Still, working on this mod was definitely fun and a lot of new experience since modding H2 is 10 times harder than it is for Heroes 3. I learnt many useful palette tricks later used in H3SW as well.

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PostSubject: Re: [Mod] New Year Mod   2015-07-16, 07:55

If you don't mind, I'll do christmas-comics, based on your mod Wink
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PostSubject: Re: [Mod] New Year Mod   2015-07-16, 08:18

Of course I don't Smile I can provide any creature graphics resources you need for it. Pretty sure you will benefit from a wider variety of frames.

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PostSubject: How Heroes of Might and Magic II: New Year Mod be installed ?   2015-08-24, 01:02

How Heroes of Might and Magic II: New Year Mod can be installed ?
http://www.moddb.com/mods/heroes-of-might-and-magic-ii-new-year-mod

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PostSubject: Re: [Mod] New Year Mod   2015-08-24, 17:21

See the description of the download.

To install, run setup.bat. To uninstall, run uninst.bat.

Both setup.bat and uninst.bat must be placed in your HoMM2 directory.

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PostSubject: Re: [Mod] New Year Mod   2015-08-24, 23:47

Do you now have the capability to move posts from one thread to another?
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PostSubject: Re: [Mod] New Year Mod   2015-08-24, 23:50

Sort of. Kinda inconvenient mechanism to be honest.

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PostSubject: Re: [Mod] New Year Mod   2015-08-25, 05:03

Orzie wrote:
See the description of the download.

To install, run setup.bat. To uninstall, run uninst.bat.

Both setup.bat and uninst.bat must be placed in your HoMM2 directory.

Thank you. But what if i want to use it for the dos version. Because i wanted to choose the files.
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PostSubject: Re: [Mod] New Year Mod   2015-08-25, 05:32

Ahem, it doesn't matter which version you use. This mod simply replaces 9 creatures and 1 map object in HEROES2.AGG.

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