Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse arrives today

The first part of Revolution's Kickstarter-funded adventure hits PC

The first episode of the next entry in the Broken sword point-and-click adventure series launches today.

The Kickstarter-funded game is now available on Steam and and follows George Stobbart and Nico Collard on another globe-trotting adventure to foil an ancient conspiracy and save the world.

Revolution Software boss Charles Cecil said, “This has been a labour of love not just for us here at Revolution but the entire Broken Sword community too. We have been privileged to be able to make the game we’ve wanted to thanks to the generous support of our Kickstarter supporters, who really have given us the freedom to take the series to new heights.

“But this is only the beginning,” he went on, “we’ve a concluding episode due early next year which will complete the story of what I hope will be seen as our most ambitious Broken Sword game ever. We’re really excited to finally unveil the start of George and Nico’s greatest adventure.” Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse arrives today

Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse Episode One is available now on Steam and for 18.99 GBP. The price covers both versions. It will also be released on PS Vita very soon with the iOS and Android versions coming next year.

E3 Trailer