April 25, 2014

Review: Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse (Full Game)

game format: classic point-and-click adventure

puzzles: inventory, logic

playtime: 10 - 12 hours | difficulty: easy - moderate | size: 6.8 GB

developer / publisher: Revolution Software | links: official site | buy this game

to resume from Part 2: Broken Sword 5 The Serpent's Curse Episode 1 Save Game
- Win 8.1: BS5 saved games are in C:/Users/username/Documents/Broken Sword 5.
- Find this folder and place the downloaded files in it.
- Launch game > Main Menu > Restore > Load the saved game.
- Game resumes from just before George & Nico escape to the studio roof.

Broken Sword: The Serpent's Curse
game brief: Playing as intrepid American George Stobbart and sassy French journalist Nico Collard, you find yourself on the trail of a stolen painting – and a murderous conspiracy. A conspiracy whose roots lie in mysteries older than the written word. Armed only with logic, integrity and a wry sense of humour - can George and Nico save mankind from disaster? (official site)

review: Read my review @ Adventure Gamers® | rating: 4/5

summary: Revolution's two-part globetrotting sequel is now complete, successfully triumphing over the curse of high expectations.

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