Broken Sword 5 Announced – Returns to 2D Point and Click Adventure Roots [VIDEO]

Broken Sword: The Serpent’s Curse has been announced – available on PC, Mac, iOS and Android in early 2013, however fans can begin their adventure now by making a pledge on Kickstarter.

Returning to the classic 2D perspective of the first two Broken Sword titles, Broken Sword: The Serpent’s Curse is a point and click adventure taking advantage of touch-screen technology on platforms that take advantage of it and Full HD (high definition) graphics. Pledge your support via Kickstarter, which allows you to donate $15 earning yourself a copy of the game for PC & Mac when available in 2013.

When a mysterious painting is stolen during an armed raid on a Paris gallery, George and Nico are thrown by chance into the investigation together. From Paris to London and beyond, the trail becomes a race against time as dark forces from Europe’s turbulent past are woken from their slumber. Broken Sword characters old and new are encountered – but who can George and Nico trust? The journey they are on reveals a conspiracy as old as the written word, whose ancient heresies will cause innocent blood to spill once more…
Kickstarter page

I for one can’t wait for this latest release!

James Woodcock

Freelance Journalist, Author, Blogger & Podcaster specialising in gaming and technology.

Ever since he experienced the first controllable pixel movement on the television screen, he has been entranced by the possibilities and rewarding entertainment value generated from these metal and plastic boxes of delight. Writing hundreds of articles including commentary and reviews on various gaming platforms, while also interviewing well known industry figures for popular online publications.