Tribes of the East chronicles the final chapter in the epic struggle that began with the interrupted wedding of Queen Isabel. Players will follow the steps of the Necrolord Arantir as he uncovers the prophecy of the Dark Messiah of Might and Magic and exposes the Demon Sovereign's conspiracy. For the first time, players can be part of the Orc faction and recruit heroes, build armies and manage cities as you explore and conquer legendary lands. Use tactics, skills and magic to outsmart fantasy armies while developing your heroes and unveiling the dark plot that threatens to tear the world of Ashan apart. Special Features: New Orc Faction: First made famous in Dark Messiah of Might & Magic(TM), the brutal Orc faction now comes to the Heroes series. Savage, fiercely proud, and resolutely independent, the Orcs put the might in Might & Magic. This faction's troops include Orcs, Goblins, Cyclops, and the famed Pao Kais Â New Campaign: Experience the dramatic conclusion of the usurper Biara's reign. Discovering the demonic influence that corrupts the Haven knights, the savage clans of the Orcs will take up arms to eradicate the Inferno threat. Characters from Dark Messiah of Might & Magic will also appear to bring an unexpected twist to this multi-layered plot. In addition, tribes of the East will also feature 10 multiplayer and five single-player maps Â New Upgrade Level: Every creature in the Heroes V universe will get an alternative upgrade level, increasing the total number of creatures in the Heroes of Might & Magic V line to over 170! These powerful new abilities are sure to become an integral part of your combat tactics Â Extra Content: Expand your arsenal and gameplay with new spells, artifacts, buildings and innovative features such as the combo-based Artifact Power Link and Battle Rage, the unique racial ability of the Orcs Â Standalone Product: In order to allow both fans and newcomers to enjoy this dramatic conclusion to the Heroes V experience, Tribes of the East will be a standalone product no previous Heroes game installations will be required to play System Requirements for Windows Windows 7, Vista SP1 (only), XP SP3 (administrator privileges required to properly install the program) 1.5 GHz Pentium IV or AMD Athlon (Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD Athlon 64 X2 or higher recommended) 1 GB RAM (2 GB or more recommended) 3 GB free hard disk space 128 MB DirectX 9.0c-compliant video card (256 MB recommended). Supported at time of release: NVIDIA GeForce 4 Ti, FX, 6, 7, 8 series (GeForce 4 MX NOT supported); ATI Radeon 8500, 9, X series; Intel 915, 945, 965, 3100. Laptop versions of these cards may work but are NOT supported. DirectX 9.0c-compliant sound card (Dolby Surround 5.1 sound processor recommended) DirectX 9.0c or higher 4x or faster DVD-ROM drive Multiplayer: Broadband internet connection (User is responsible for all Internet access fees) Peripherals supported: Mouse, keyboard NOTICE: This game contains technology intended to prevent copying that may conflict with some disc and virtual drives.