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The beholder is the third-tier creature of the Dungeon faction in Heroes of Might and Magic III. It can be recruited from the pillar of eyes. The beholder can be upgraded to the evil eye.

Beholders and evil eyes can attack at range with rays projected from their eyes. At close range they attack with equal damage using their multiple tentacles.OffBck

A useful ranged creature that does just as much damage in close combat. Together with the medusa, it can provide ranged support for the frontline fighters.


  • Ajit is a specialist in beholders, and gives them +1 to Attack and Defense per hero level after second level.


Basic creatures
Troglodyte · Harpy · Beholder · Medusa · Minotaur · Manticore · Red dragon
Upgraded creatures
Infernal troglodyte · Harpy hag · Evil eye · Medusa queen · Minotaur king · Scorpicore · Black dragon