Charles' Christmas Message
'Another year, another Christmas video, and another opportunity to summarise what we have done through the year…’
And so begins Charles’ seasonal pontification (don’t worry, it’s only lasts... Read more
We've had another fantastic year at Revolution and, as we draw to the end of 2016, we've begun to receive the same question from many of... Read more
Director's Commentary, Design Notes and..... the end?
We are delighted to let you know that the last two digital rewards, the Director’s Commentary and the Broken Sword design notes, are now complete and available.
To grab... Read more
Merry Christmas from Revolution
Merry Christmas to all!
Charles delivers a festive message made during a recent visit to Edinburgh to meet with Rolf Saxon. Charles looks back on a successful 2015 and tentatively... Read more
And so, the end is near…
Back in August 2012 we reached out to you, our dear backers, when we launched the Kickstarter campaign for Broken Sword 5 – the Serpent’s Curse.With your support, encouragement,... Read more
Backer Rewards: DRM-free DVDs and GDD
We're pleased to announce that we've dispatched Broken Sword 5DRM-free DVDs to most people who requested them. For anyone due a printed GDD, we will include a... Read more
A new game from EM Studios!
We wish EM Studios, one of our partners on the development of Broken Sword 5,the best of luck with their latest release ‘Shred It’, a cute endless runner game.... Read more
Backer Update 29th August 2014
We are preparing to send the remaining unfulfilled Exclusive Game Box and T-shirt orders that have been confirmed after we sent out the original batch ($100+). Thank you... Read more
BS5: Episode 2 for Android now available for Kickstarter backers via Humble!
Your Humble account should now have both episodes of Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent’s Curseavailable for your Android device! If you have yet to use Humble to claim... Read more
Episode 2 on Android now available!
Episode 2, the concluding part of Broken Sword 5 – the Serpent’s Curse, is now available on Android via the Googleplay Store!
It is an entirely separate app, available for... Read more
Kickstarter Exclusive Boxed Game & T-shirt deliveries have begun!
Just a quick update regarding the first dispatch of those long-awaited backer rewards. We are using a distribution company based in Austria to send out the first set... Read more
Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent's Curse Episode 2 on iOS is here!
We are delighted to announce that Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent’s Curse: Episode 2is now available on iOS as an In-App Purchase (£3.99/$5.99). We are really pleased at... Read more
Backer Update - 10th June 2014
Dear Platinum Members, Knights, Knight Commanders, Knight Seneschals and Knight Masters,
More exciting digital rewards are now available on your Humble account! In addition to those you had previously on... Read more
Kaptain Brawe 2: A Space Travesty
We wish Steve Ince and Cateia Games the very best of success with their Kickstarter campaign for the point & click adventure sequel Kaptain Brawe 2: A Space Travesty.... Read more
Get the second episode of Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent's Curse for PS Vita (Europe) now!
Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent's Curse: Episode 2 is now available for purchase on PlayStation Vita in Europe!
The second episode of the game is priced at £9.99 (€12.99)... Read more
Developer Diary #10
We are really thrilled by the reception that you have given the full game since its release on PC / Mac / Linux. Thank you for all your... Read more
Progress update time...
Firstly, a great big thank you to those of you who came along to our Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent’s Curse 'Meet the Developers' event at the... Read more
Do you need a save game for the end of Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent's Curse Episode 1?
Please click here and unzip the two files you need. These will need to be put in the following location on your computer in order to load the save:
- On Windows,... Read more
Mini update on Episode 2 download issues.
Thank you so much for all your messages and support.
To be clear, Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent's Curse: Episode 2 is a free update for those have Episode... Read more
Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent's Curse: Episode 2 ... COMING SOON!!
For the next 48 hours, get 50% OFF Broken Sword 1, 2, 3, AND 5 on Steam! Also includes the Broken Sword Trilogy, for only £4.99!
*Offer ends Sunday at... Read more
Get BSII in Humble Bundle: PC and Android 9!
We are delighted that Broken Sword II - the Smoking Mirror: Remasteredis one of the games in the new Humble Bundle: PC and Android 9! Available for two weeks... Read more
Episode 2 Release Date Announcement
We are so excited about the forthcoming release of Episode 2. Our team have been working tirelessly the past few weeks to reach the point we are now at, and... Read more
700 year anniversary of Jacques de Molay's death.
On 18th March 1314 - 700 years ago to the day - the last Grand Master of the Knights Templar, Jacques de Molay, was burned at the stake on the... Read more
We're absolutely delighted to announce that Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent's Curse for Android has landed at the Googleplay store! Get your copy of Episode 1 now here.
Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent's Curse on iOS has landed!
Buy Episode 1 of Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent's Curse now on iTunes for £2.99!
Available with full English / German / French speech, with the option for subtitles... Read more
A quick update
As you may already know, Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent's Curse: Episode 1 is nearing completion on iOS and we expect a release in a couple of... Read more
Ask a question to George - Competition Winners Announced!
Massive congratulations to the winners of our Easter Egg Competition to ask a question to George in the radio phone-in! All of our interviewers will record themselves asking the question,... Read more
A little treat...
A little treat for you all...
Please click here to download both George's and Nico's ringtones from Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent's Curse!
If you find them oddly... Read more
Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent's Curse comes to PS Vita!
Just in time for Christmas, we have some great news for you all :)
We're happy to announce that you can now join George and Nico on their... Read more
Broken Sword 5 - the Serpent's Curse game downloads available NOW!
You should have received an email from us detailing how to claim your backer copy of the first episode of the game via Steam and gog.com. In case any... Read more
Broken Sword Release Dates
We are delighted to announce that the Windows/Mac/Linux version of Broken Sword 5 - The Serpent’s Cursewill be released on December 4th. As backers, you will be... Read more
Would you like to ask George a question in 'Broken Sword - the Serpent's Curse'?
We're putting a little Easter egg in the game: a radio interview with George from a range of telephone callers. Would you like the chance to be one... Read more
Wishing you a wonderful Christmas
The Revolution team would like to wish you all a very merry Christmas, and a happy new year.
And in fine English tradition, here is a short message from Charles.
Developer Diary #1
Welcome to the first Developer Diary. It is really great to be able to update you on the game. Please forgive me for the delay in writing this - but... Read more
Two Backers to appear in the Game
Sorry for the delay since the last update – we will be announcing lot of exciting things over the next couple of weeks. But this update is all about the... Read more
What we have been up to
A lot has been happening behind the scenes since our last post. Here are the headlines:
All $25 (and above) backers should have received an email inviting them... Read more
Trials, tribulations, and Hurricanes
Peter rushed back from New York on Sunday, just before the city was enveloped by Hurricane Sandy. Thankfully he returns unruffled and unscathed. Our thoughts and very best... Read more
Charles and Noirin on their travels
Some of you have been kind enough to ask about my and Noirin's research trip (some claim it was more of a mini-holiday) to the Middle East.
We spent a... Read more
Backer website coming online
While the rest of us push forward with development of 'Broken Sword - the Serpent's Curse', Peter (of 'meet the team' fame) has been beavering away to complete the Broken... Read more
Broken Sword Backer Account coming soon
Thank you so much for your patience. We know many of you have been waiting for the next update, wondering when you will receive your codes, when we... Read more
Hurrah! The $800k Stretch Goal has been achieved!
We know we've been a bit quiet these last couple of days on the Kickstarter front, but things have been far from quiet here at Revolution. After a... Read more
After your fantastic generousity - let the adventure begin...
A staggering 14,032 backers contributed an astonishing $771,561 - with PayPal this smashed through $800,000 - more than double the original target. We really look forward to working with you... Read more
Mini Update: Meet The Team - Charles Cecil
Hi guys! So the time is almost up for this Kickstarter project. This is the final opportunity to pick any additional Kickstarter-exclusive rewards. It has been the most amazing adventure for which... Read more
Last Minute Questions and Answers
As we go into the final day of this incredible Kickstarter adventure, we just wanted to take this opportunity to answer some frequently asked questions:
What features have you committed... Read more
Video Update: A peek at the game in progress
In this latest update video, Tony and Charles talk about the current visual look of the game's characters and how we have reacted to your feedback. We really look forward... Read more
Reward Update: More goodies, new top-up, T-shirts designs
With less than 48 hours left to go, we are going for the final push. Thanks to your enormous generosity we have surpassed our $700,000 Mini-Stretch Goal, which means one... Read more
Video Update: Charles and Rolf in conversation
Charles recently called Rolf to update him on how this project has been going - they last met at the beginning of August in Chichester, England when Rolf recorded the... Read more
Mini Update: Meet The Team - Peter Brooks
Hi guys! Thank you so much for your continued support! Today we have another mini update for you, and are delighted to introduce you to Peter Brooks, one of our... Read more
Mini Update: Meet The Team - Nana Louise Nielsen
Hi guys! We have just four days to go and are getting close to our next Stretch Goal at $650,000! This includes both our Kickstarter and our PayPal pledges -... Read more
Mini Update: Meet The Team - Tori Davis
Hi guys! Today we are delighted to introduce you to Tori Davis, our Art Director.
Could you introduce yourself to us? What do you do at Revolution?
Hi, My name... Read more
Stretch Goal update: Your likeness in the game!
Thanks again for your tremendous support! We have entered the last week of this Kickstarter project, and are getting closer and closer to our next Stretch Goal. Inspired... Read more
Additional rewards and top-ups
Hi guys! Thank you so much for all your suggestions. Many of you have told us you would like to see additional rewards. Well, we have been listening, and here's... Read more
Mini Update: Meet The Team - Craig Gardiner
Hi guys! So today we'd like to introduce you to Craig Gardiner, head of the Animation team.
Could you introduce yourself?
Hi, my name is Craig Gardiner and I am... Read more
Mini Update: Meet The Team - Robert Megone
Hi guys, it's time for another mini update. We are delighted to introduce you to another member of our team: Robert Megone, one of our implementers!
Could you introduce yourself... Read more
Reward Showcase: Books, notebooks, and more!
We have received a number of questions about our rewards. Although most of them are still being finalised, we are keen to show you our plans for them.... Read more
Mini Update: Meet The Team - Joost Peters
Allow us to introduce you to another member of our team: our Game Engine Developer and resident Linux expert, Joost Peters!
Could you introduce yourself to us?
Hi,... Read more
Whey Hey – first Stretch Goal achieved
We are absolutely thrilled to have hit our first stretch goal at $500,000 – thank you all so much. We've put this video together to bring you up to date,... Read more
Mini Update: Meet The Team - Nina Roussakoff
Hi guys! We have another mini update for you. This time we are happy to introduce you to Nina Roussakoff, our Community Manager. (As you can see, she's always ready... Read more
Tell us your favourite T-shirt design
Many of you have asked us what the T-shirts will look like. Well, we would like you to tell us. We have come up with a handful of... Read more
Mini Update: Meet The Team - Tony Warriner
Hi guys! We have another mini update for you. This time we're introducing you to Tony Warriner, one of the co-founders of Revolution!
Could you introduce yourself?
Hi, I'm Tony... Read more
Mini Update: Meet The Team - Tim Robins
Hi guys! We know you're all waiting for updates and we've got a big one coming on Tuesday. In the meantime, we thought that you'd enjoy learning more about the... Read more
Hurrah! We made it! Time for stretch goals!
Great news everyone! We managed to smash through our target in just two short weeks. The whole team is dancing around the room in celebration. We are so excited. For... Read more
Great news! We'll be giving you the Android version!
Many of you have been asking for an Androidversion of 'Broken Sword - the Serpent's Curse'. So we are pleased to let you know that we are now adding... Read more
Getting close, and it’s all thanks to YOU
We are absolutely thrilled to have passed 85% of our goal – a mighty $340,000. And we have been blown away by the generosity and enthusiasm of your comments.
We... Read more
Day 5 and we are overwhelmed by the response so far
We're into Day 5 and the pledges are already well over 65% of the target. We were slightly overwhelmed with messages and questions and are only now catching up -... Read more
After less than 2 days, we are thrilled to have reached the halfway goal. This is just amazing! Thank you so much for your generosity. But we do still have... Read more
Wow! You guys are AMAZING!
Wow! Everyone here at Revolution is totally blown away by the amazing response and the affection of the comments posted! In less than a day, we have nearly managed to... Read more