Broken Sword: Shadow of the Templars - The Director’s Cut

In this updated special edition for the Nintendo Wii, photo-journalist Nicole Collard witnesses the brutal and horrifying murder of one of Paris’s richest and most influential statesmen. During her investigations, which feature exclusive new locations, Nico meets amiable American George Stobbart, who has been unwittingly caught up in the sinister and bloody theft of an ancient manuscript. Together, they are drawn into a terrifying conspiracy rooted in a long-forgotten medieval legend.

Also available on Nintendo DS.

What our readers think of Broken Sword: Shadow of the Templars - The Director’s Cut

Posted by thorn969 on May 14, 2014

A classic adventure gaming experience.

I finally played this for the first time recently and I plan to play more of the series shortly. It was smoothly designed to work well on modern computers and generally a good balance of puzzles, story, and exploration. There was one puzzle that... Read the review »

Posted by jannar85 on Jul 11, 2013

A classic's directors cut

I've played this countless times! Both the original game and this director's cut. Even more Broken Sword was a huge plus for me, I didn't mind getting more information of Nico underways. It's still a gem today that offers an awesome story, cool... Read the review »

Posted by Antrax on Jul 3, 2013


I've never played the original. The Director's Cut features pretty graphics and what could be an interesting plot, but the journey there is haphazard and quite exhausting. The plot aspires to be Jane Jensen quality, with the protagonist following... Read the review »

Game Information

Platform Android, iPad, Mac, PC, Wii
Perspective Third-Person
Control Point-and-click, Touch
Gameplay Quest
Genre Adventure
Theme Conspiracy
Graphic Style Stylized art
Presentation 2D or 2.5D
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags -
Media DVD, Internet download, Proprietary format