Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse Announced for Switch

Revolution Software and Ravenscourt have announced that Broken Sword 5: The Serpents Curse will be coming to the Nintendo Switch. The game is set to be released worldwide on September 21, 2018.

Broken Sword 5 on the Switch takes full advantage of the Joy-Con and touchscreen; allowing players to switch between the two seamlessly and effortlessly. In addition to this, the game has unlockable behind the scenes clips that detail the development process. These clips are documentary styled and include various interviews with the development team.

Below is a brief glimpse into Broken Sword 5, accompanied by a trailer:

This enhanced edition also features a reimagined user interface designed to take full advantage of Nintendo Switch’s functionality, allowing players to seamlessly switch between Joy-Con and touch screen play.

Paris in the spring. Shots ring out from a gallery…

A robbery… a murder… and the beginning of another epic, original Broken Sword adventure.

From multi-award winning Revolution Software comes the latest explosive episode in this classic series. 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?

Can you solve the secret of the Serpent’s Curse? A curse forged by the Devil himself…

Key Features:

  • The latest game in the global smash Broken Sword series
  • Solve riddles, defeat conspiracies, and survive chilling threats
  • A wonderful cast of characters – all fully voiced
  • Classic point-and-click gameplay
  • Stunning music from world-acclaimed composer, Barrington Pheloung

You can currently pre-order Broken Sword 5 from Gamestop and Amazon UK.

[Source: Ravenscourt PR]