Heroes of Might and Magic IV – HD Resolution Mod by Verok

This mod allows play Heroes of Might and Magic IV on 16:9, 16:10 screens. It is based on HoMM IV GL Wrapper, so it requires it. But download package has already the last version of GL Wrapper, so you don’t need download it separately.

Download
Heroes IV HD mod (official site download)*

*The Heroes 4 HD mod was removed by the author (due to the Ukraine war), if you want to use the HD featrues, try the Heroes 4 Ultimate Edition, or use temporary Heroes 4 HD mod download page.

Mod Usage:

To chnage image aspect ratio and select proper resoliotion, follow next steps:

  • exit into game windowed mode via games settings menu, or by pressing F4 key
  • in top window menu go to Mod->Resolution Mod->Aspect Ratio, and select your mode (see example)
  • restart the game
  • go to game settings menu and select your resolution

Installation:

  • Download appropriate SFX file for your game
  • Launch this file and extract its content into the game root
  • Launch the game

33 Comments

  1. Branko Anokic

    Thank you man for making this 🙂

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  2. Maks Poleshkin

    Great job! Thank you very much, we have been waiting for such a mod for a very long time! Success in your future efforts!

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    1. Liso1 (Post author)

      Hi Maks, all thanks belong to the author of the modification – Verok. 🙂

      Reply
  3. Beige

    There is a visual glitch that appears of the left side of the “town screen” (I will add a picture for you to see). It appears as if the yellow window frame is of larger size than the actual image of the town screen, so the background underneath shines through. I am unsure if this happens on more windows, like the battle screen.
    I hope you are still fixing bugs so that this bug can be fixed.

    Amazing mod btw. It took this many years for someone to do this, we can finally play this game on a modern pc… Great work.

    IMAGE:
    https://i.ibb.co/LCnGM3D/Heroes-4-clip.png

    If someone could please relay this to that guy at his blog. Since I dont own or want to own a google account. It would be good if he fixes this visual bug before he goes into a hibernation like most modders do after a while of release.

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    1. Liso1 (Post author)

      Hi Beige, thanks for the information, I wrote it to the author on the blog, I hope he fixes it.

      Reply
    2. Liso1 (Post author)

      Fixed! Download new 1.05 version.

      Reply
  4. Dew

    Zdravím, je nějaká šance zahrát si Homm na tabletu? Mám iPad a stažené Homm3, ale bohužel bez datadisku. Šlo by Homm4 HD na android? Moc díky

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    1. Liso1 (Post author)

      Nazdar, Heroes 4 sa veľmi nevenujem, ale bolo ju možné na Androide hrať cez exagear napr. na tomto videu: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wE6RClLXmY4 no aplikácia exagear už nie je vyvíjaná, možno ak by si našiel jej poslednú verziu, vedel by si H4 na androide spustiť.

      Reply
  5. dominik

    Ahoj , je to možne hrať aj na complete verzii od gog ?

    Reply
    1. Liso1 (Post author)

      Ahoj, samozrejme, aj toto video bolo robené z pomocou GOG verzie Heroes 4.

      Reply
  6. Snabel

    I really like the idea of the MOD and i love HoMM4 so goodjob!
    I am a bit hesitant to download it though, since i dont like the look of the transparent borders when in the townscreen and combat, compared to fullscreen on the adventure map. Is there any way you can make everything fullscreen? Then it is an instant download for me

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    1. Liso1 (Post author)

      Hi Snabel, as with the HD modification of Heroes 3, this is unfortunately not possible.

      The author would have to make a new sprite, for all units and for all resolutions.

      Reply
  7. Steffen

    Can anyone help me with the installation? I downloaded the file from this site and copied the extracted items into the game folder (I tried “Data” and no sub-folder). When I run the game in windowed mode, I only have the left option “file” in the top bar and none of the others so I can’t change any settings. Please excuse the question if it is dumb – it’s my first time modding anything like this.

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  8. Steffen

    Edit: I can now see everything but the “mod” tab in the top bar. Still need help, though. Ty in advance

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    1. Steffen

      Edit2: I fixed it! For anyone running into the same issues – simply uninstall and reinstall the mod and extract the file from the download directly into the game root of your game. The old “did you turn it off and on again?” kinda worked lol

      Reply
      1. Joseph

        I tried that few times. I even deleted the names files from the folder and extracted inside again. I only have File showing.
        Can you or someone else help?

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        1. VaclavC

          Same here. I’am trying to run it with Wine.

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          1. anderen2

            To run it with wine you need to add ddraw as a override in winecfg. See same procedure as here: https://www.reddit.com/r/linux_gaming/comments/a2yxaa/new_cncddraw_release_makes_old_games_run_smooth/eb3jzsb/

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  9. Muss

    Can somebody reupload this thingy or give me direct link please?

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    1. William

      I’ll upload when I get home from holiday as I got it just before it got deleted.

      Reply
  10. kulfon

    Can someone upload this?

    Heroes4GL_1.50.exe – 48.5 MB

    Reply
    1. Kaihi
    2. Liso1 (Post author)

      hi, sorry, i have only this version: H4ResMod_1.05.exe (24,8 MB)

      Reply
      1. William

        I will upload when I get home in about a week’s time as I got it but on holiday.

        Reply
        1. Liso1 (Post author)

          That would be great, then send me a link to na admin@heroes3wog.net

          Reply
    3. Liso1 (Post author)
      1. William

        Nice – I just mirrored it myself too.

        Reply
  11. eggs

    For anyone wondering why the HD mod’s download has been removed, it’s seemingly been integrated into the Equilibris 3.60 beta.

    https://equilibris.celestialheavens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6&p=86051#p86051

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    1. Liso1 (Post author)

      no, it was removed due to the war, the author is from Ukraine

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      1. William

        Yes unfortunately it is gone everywhere – rather frustrating when from UK not involved to lose access to wonderful work and no idea if it will ever return. I did get the mod jsut before it was taken down and I will upload to my drive when I get home.

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  12. William

    I downloaded the mod on my PC shortly before it was taken down. I am on holiday for a week but I can look at uploading it when I get back and post a link back on here if I remember when I return.

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    1. William
  13. Voroh

    Огромное спасибо за мод!

    Reply

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