Freeverse has confirmed it will be publishing 'Heroes of Might' and Magic V' for the Mac, under an exclusive worldwide licence from Ubisoft.

Currently in development for the PC by Nival Interactive, 'Heroes of Might and Magic V' brings cutting-edge technology and a fully 3D-animated world to the long-running strategy game. Heroes of Might and Magic V for the Mac will be available after the release of the PC game.

The game features a turn-based battle system for challenging tactical combat as well as a brand new Active Battle System for faster play. Players can choose from more than 200 skills, 170 creature abilities and 40 spells to build up heroes and armies.

The storyline features special objectives, side quests and exciting plot twists for challenging tactics, management and role-playing play.

"The Heroes series has a long and illustrious history on the Mac, and we're thrilled to be partnering with Ubisoft to bring this exciting new game to Mac gamers around the world," said Ian Lynch Smith, president of Freeverse.