Ubisoft has revealed a handful of pre-order bonuses for the standalone Might & Magic Heroes 6 expansion, Shades of Darkness. Pre-ordering the $30 package directly from Ubisoft will net you several in-game items, including the hero Belketh – who looks just a bit like the Grim Reaper – as well as four special weapons.

Shades of Darkness will be released on February 28. Check out the trailer above for a peek at its story (just be sure to set your monitor to "maximum cheese").

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MIGHT & MAGIC® HEROES® VI SHADES OF DARKNESS PRE-ORDER BONUSES REVEALED

LONDON, UK - January 15, 2013 - Today, Ubisoft® announced pre-order offers for Might & Magic® Heroes® VI standalone expansion, Shades of Darkness, featuring exclusive in-game content packages.

Players who pre-order via the Ubishop here will receive the Master of all Darkness pack, containing:

The Angel of Death pack – an exclusive hero and his weapon:
- The exclusive hero Belketh

- His unique weapon: the Dragonbone staff



The Dynasty Armory pack – two dynasty weapons:
- the Dragon Flametongue

- the Perfect Silksword



An Exclusive Dynasty Weapon:
- The Staff of Sar Aggreth


Starring the cult hero Raelag, this fully fledged standalone game will feature a new faction, Dungeon, led by the Dark Elves. Through two brand new campaigns, players will live a historical moment with this clan of rebel Elves who, after forging an alliance with the mighty Black Dragons, stepped into darkness and became the Dark Elves.

Players can also enjoy the full experience with Might & Magic Heroes VI Complete Edition, containing the enhanced game, all bonus maps & items, adventure packs, the original soundtrack of the game and the Shades of Darkness expansion.

Might & Magic Heroes VI: Shades of Darkness and the Complete Edition are scheduled for release on the 28th of Feb 2013. For more information, please visit http://might-and-magic.ubi.com/heroes-6/

To jump into the Might & Magic universe, please visit: www.mightandmagic.com.


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