Paris in the Fall… a brutal murder at the Palais Royale. When Nico Collard is invited to interview statesman Pierre Carchon, she finds herself inextricably drawn into a terrifying conspiracy.
One of the all-time classic adventures, multi BAFTA-nominated 'Broken Sword 1: Director’s Cut' pitches sassy journalist Nico Collard, and intrepid American George Stobbart into a mysterious journey of intrigue and jeopardy. Guide George and Nico on their globe-spanning adventure, exploring exotic locations, solving ancient mysteries, and thwarting a dark conspiracy to reveal the secret truths of the Knights Templar.
Featuring a widely-praised touch interface, 'Broken Sword 1: Director’s Cut' introduces an intricate new narrative thread, alongside the classic story that has charmed millions of players. It’s time to experience George and Nico’s worldwide adventure in a whole new way, with brand new puzzles, hilarious new jokes, and the distinctive, rich story that made the series so deservedly renowned. This is adventure gaming at its very best.
“…this is a must-play game: a latter day blockbuster in a director’s cut form”. The Independent online (5/5)
“An extraordinary example of how to properly remake a classic”. Pocket Gamer (9/10)
Broken Sword: Shadow Of The Templars has always been a stellar example of video games' potential as a storytelling medium; now it also serves as a masterclass in porting to a handheld platform. With its glistening presentation, adroit controls and additional content, this is arguably one of the finest titles to appear on the App Store to date. Digital Spy (5/5)
Full English speech, with the option for subtitles in English, French, German, Spanish or Italian.
• iOS11.3 compatibility
Ratings and Reviews
One of the best games ever
I played broken sword around 10 years ago (I'm now 26) and at the time had some help from my Dad to solve many of the puzzles. Now I'm looking on this game with great nostalgia and really enjoy the edited version which includes the new narrative of Nico (hurrah to a joint female-male protagonist!!). It has been remastered nicely to play well on a small decide with an easy click and point feature. It has been made easier by the option to reveal hints, but I guess you can choose not to use them.
This game,e was super when it came out and has stood the test of time with a great story line and a real sense of fun. The graphics are really special (games aren't made like this any more which isn't necessarily a bad thing, but I am so glad there is access to one's like this as well).
It has run smoothly throughout with no software issues.
The game gave you enough playing time for the money but puzzles were not that challenging as in most scenes you could only interact with things you need for the quest which made some puzzles quite obvious. Story was good and kept you interested, characters tried to be witty - at times annoying. Game play was slow as the characters took their time moving from one scene to the next, object interaction was simple (as you could normally only interact with the object you needed) making things a bit easy. You can tell from the graphics this is an old game but it has its charm. I think some of the other reviews are from people with their nostalgic specs on, me however as a new player think £3.99 per episode is steep and won't be buying into the franchise although it's a good game there are way better out there.
Classic point and click. Still good, tricky and funny with added tips if u get stuck. It's probably 4 & half stars, let down slightly by playing on a smartphone, the screen is tiny and some points are too close together, plus every time you check your log book it goes back to page 1 - ok at first, but annoying when you want to look at page 19, having to flick through them all. Still worth your cash.
- Revolution Software Limited
- 408.4 MB
Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- Rated 12+ for the following:
- Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
- Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
- Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
- Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
- Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humour
- © 2013 Revolution Software Ltd
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