It would be nice to see an article on 3DO's deployment of 2.1 patch to coincide with the new release. There was also a 60% discount on the old M&M Heroes VI on steam.|
A LOT of players including myself can't play the main campaign custom games or multiplayer because of UBI's DRM.
Check steam's forums and ubisoft's forums.
Heroes of M&M 6 patch 2.1 deployment fiasco
ibenam 999 posts
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You waited 3 years and THIS is the best post you came up with?
BillMurray 6,591 posts
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I haven't had a bag of M&Ms in bloody ages.
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Edited by sirtacos at 05:55:21 04-05-2013
I was playing it last night. Worked fine for me.
Looks like they are fixing it manually, but most of the players still can't play.
Edited by raduciu at 10:26:38 04-05-2013
Might play now.
DRM affecting paying customers again... Have to love Ubisoft for alienating the few fans they still have.
Have you tried doing a fresh install? I installed from scratch yesterday and have had no problems at all on my laptop or my PC.
oh i see just read that thread. differnet problem then
I hoped Eurogamer would pick up the tip but it looks like Kotaku and RPS were faster.
I bumped this as it seems closest (!) to a 'general' HoMM VI thread.
Never played a M&M game except the superlative Clash of Heroes on 360.
It's freakin' hard, but really enjoyable. I understand a LOT of people have had errors with UPlay (shitty thing), etc, but I've had 0 problems other than one on installation that corrupted a tutorial map, requiring a fresh install.
I don't think I'd dare play MP, but does anyone else play the SP etc? I finished the tutorial (twice restarting the second mission, erk) and am now doing the Water campaign. It's a lovely looking game (art > graphics), if a bit genero-fantasy.
I am sure it's 'terrible and broken' for MM vets, like most francises, but yeah, enjoying.
Edited by RedSparrows at 14:57:03 09-06-2013
Am on Irina (water) campaign. Bloody hell it's hard.
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I really enjoyed my first few hours with this, but have up in the end due to how ridiculously difficult it gets. Good luck!
I want to wait, to build up my troops... but then the enemy becomes crazy powerful. I am sure I'm missing a lot of tricks and nuances.