Broken Sword: The Serpent's Curse is the fifth in the Broken Sword series. It is split into 2 episodes, the 1st of which released December 4th, 2013 and the 2nd on April 16th, 2014. Episode 2 is a free download for users who have purchased episode 1. A disc version containing both episodes compiled together was released for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in 2015.
The Serpent's Curse features a cast of new and old characters, including George Stobbart, Nico Collard, Pearl and her husband Duane Henderson. They are portrayed in the classic hand-drawn 2D setting.
The game itself has a large number of locations that the player will visit, including parts of Europe and the Middle East. The Serpent's Curse also has smaller stories to compliment the full game that will be fleshed out and resolved throughout.