Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse

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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…

Originally announced as a single game, this Kickstarter-financed adventure was later split into two “full-length” game episodes. Part One was released on December 4, 2013.

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Posted by Doom on May 15, 2014

Paris in the Spring


Everyone waited for this moment: Broken Sword returns in a great shape! Die you blocky 3D, no more Sokoban and pseudo platforming, no dragons and dan browns in our Re-Sequeled Kingdom. Shiny, beautiful hand-drawn 2D panoramas and point-n-click gameplay is...

Posted by Nibiru on Apr 29, 2014

A fine reminder of the the old times


For a long time i havent felt so excited by an adventure game as i am now.This game came at just the right time for me,to get me back on track and make me rejuvenated again. Where should i begin. First i want to mention the puzzles,i was really engaged into...

Posted by gray pierce on Apr 25, 2014

A Return to Greatness


After having to endure the Broken Sword series go to waste with the awful The Angel of Death I was extremely nervous for this releases and not at all confident it would turn out fine. However fears were proved completely unfounded about 15 minutes into the...

Game Information

Platform Android, iPad, iPhone, Mac, PC, PlayStation 4, Switch, Vita, Xbox One, Linux
Perspective Third-Person
Control Point-and-click, Touch
Gameplay Quest
Genre Adventure
Theme Conspiracy, Team-up
Graphic Style Stylized art
Presentation 2D or 2.5D
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags -
Media DVD, Internet download

Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse by Revolution - Adventure Game

Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse is an adventure game, released in 2014 by Revolution. Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse has a Stylized art style and uses a Point-and-click, Touch control scheme. Adventure Gamers have published a review of Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse and rate it as Very good, meanwhile the community rating for Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse is Very good.