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Broken Sword: Shadow of the Templars


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GF Rating

143 ratings

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Game Details

  • Number of Players 1

Drug Reference, Mild Blood, Mild Language, Mild Violence, Sexual Themes

Game Description

Paris. Medieval times. You witness the murder of one of Paris's richest and most influential statesmen. Soon, you are pulled into an intricate and sinister conspiracy rooted in a long-forgotten legend. Step into the shoes of a journalist trying to get to the bottom of the crime. Follow an all-new storyline, interwoven with the original Broken Sword. Use the unique and intuitive control scheme to fully immerse yourself in the story. Puzzles add depth to the adventure through a Medieval capital. And if you get stuck, not to worry! The brilliant Hint System will make sure you have help whenever you need it.

Critic Reviews

GamesRadar Review (8.0 out of 10)

Broken Sword: Shadow of the Templars - The Director's Cut The adventure gets a better treatment on DS We weren’t a big fan of the Wii ‘reimagining’ of Broken Sword, but on DS the game does rather better. The handheld’s small screens suit the neat...more

User Reviews

Average Member Rating: 6.9 out of 10

Technically, yes, a puzzle game. (4 out of 10)

posted by achellios (ROCKVILLE, MD) on Oct 13, 2009
Member since Feb 2008
5 out of 10 gamers (50%) found this review helpful
Ugh. I picked this up after playing Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney. I was in the mood for another game that would stretch the mind a bit. Unfortunately, Broken Sword doesn't stretch the mind so much as test one's patience. In the first two chapters, some puzzle solutions are so arbitrarily insane ...more

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Specs & Requirements

Modes Story, Full Mission Single-Player

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