A demo of 3DO's latest release, Heroes III, a Mac-only compilation of the original Heroes III plus two full-length expansion packs is available from Macgamefiles.com.

There are three titles in the Heroes III series, Heroes III: The Restoration of Erathia, Heroes III: Armageddon's Blade and Heroes III: The Shadow of Death.

Heroes III: The Restoration of Erathia sees the game's champion Queen Catherine trying to avenge the murder of her father, King Erathia, and free him from the world of the undead.

Lucifer In Heroes III: Armageddon's Blade, King Lucifer Kreegan tries to set the world on fire by constructing "Armageddon's Blade". Seeking to dethrone this insane king, Catherine invades.

Finally, in Heroes III: The Shadow of Death, Sandro – a power-hungry "lich" – seeks the Angelic Alliance sword that will allow him to rule all of Antagarich. Four heroes must find the fabled Angelic Alliance sword to defeat the unstoppable forces of the undead.

There are over 200 maps and scenarios to explore in the Heroes IIII demo, which includes Internet multi-player support for up to eight players.

The demo is also available on CD for $9.99.