The second half of Broken Sword 5 launches today

The story of Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse is now complete: the second and final episode of the game goes live today at 6pm for PC, Mac and Linux. It will be available on Steam and on

Players can now purchase the complete game for $24.99 / £18.99.

The point-and-click adventure game sequel lets players step once more into the shoes of the George Stobbart and Nico Collard as they hunt for a stolen painting and try to unravel another deadly conspiracy. In the just-released second half, their travels take them to Paris, London, Spanish Catalonia, and Iraq.

Said Company founder Charles Cecil: “We were delighted with the reception Episode One received from the games’ fans. Episode Two takes the gameplay to another level – those who have already experienced Episode One will revel in the conclusion to the tale, while new gamers can enjoy the game in its entirety. Episode two ramps up the level of drama, as well as the difficulty level, as the game progresses: the second part starting with George and Nico having to dodge shotgun fire – with George then meeting his ultimate nemesis – a belligerent goat!"

Broken Sword 5 was successfully Kickstarted in September 2012, surpassing its $400,000 goal with a total of $771,560. The first episode was December 2013.