Users of the Linux operating system will be able to enjoy the second episode of the fifth series of the adventure game Broken Sword. Recall that the release of the first episode of quest was held in December last year. If you bought the game on Steam or GOG (or, respectively, for 24.99 is for 18.75 USD), you will not have to spend a dime – the second episode you get a fully automatically.
Now the story of the lost painting, which leads the main characters, George Stobbart and Collard Nikolo understanding of an ancient conspiracy, is completely finished.
The developer of the second episode has traditionally been made by the company Revolution Software. All the benefits of the updates described managing Director, Charles Cecil. The second episode opens the eyes of the player is very beautiful landscapes of Catalonia and Iraq, is more interesting in terms of dramatic intensity and complexity of missions that have to be performed by the user. The head of the company noted that in the process of development of the episode was taken into account the opinions of players living in different countries and on different continents.
At the end of this post you can find the trailer from the developers, which contains all the most exciting moments of the game. Through the trailer you can see new locations, even before the launch of Broken Sword. Over each of the locations worked are recognized professionals in the field of computer graphics.
Recall that the budget Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse was fully formed in September last year and amounted to over 700 thousand ($51 thousand of this amount is attributable to donations from users of the payment system PayPal). The premiere game was held on 4 December 2013. Released release is intended for Linux operating systems, Mac OS and Windows. Two weeks to enjoy high quality game was able and PlayStation. 6 Feb 2014, Broken Sword 5 is now available for devices using iOS, and on March 18 – for smartphones and tablets.
It should be noted that the first part of the project was received positively in General. Regular users and advanced professionals loved it, as did the writers, designers and artists. However, it was noted drawbacks of the game – its two-part format, the excessive simplicity of the puzzles and the linearity of the plot, not enough thought-out animations of the heroes of Broken Sword. However, the game is quite good to spend a couple of hours of their free time.
Play Broken Sword Ubuntu users will be using the Steam client (Manual installation of Steam).