App Hall of Fame Inductee Broken Sword: Director's Cut
Broken Sword: Director's Cut
by RevolutionInducted into the App Hall of Fame on March, 2011
Originally released 2010-01-24
Category: Games :: Adventure
Not currently available in the iTunes app store.
Engrossing story, great game.
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: Directors 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: The Directors Cut' introduces an intricate new narrative thread, alongside the classic story that has charmed millions of players. Its time to experience George and Nicos 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 directors cut form. The Independent online (5/5)
An extraordinary example of how to properly remake a classic. Pocket Gamer (9/10)
Broken Sword's creative touch interface works like a charm on the iPhone screen. Touch Arcade
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. Reforging the Sword on the iPhone was a stroke of genius.
Full English speech, with the option for subtitles in English, French, German, Spanish or Italian.