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  • Review Score:8.7

    Great game, though it isn't perfect.

    First off, lets get one thing straight: this games predecessor is one of the greatest adventure games of all time. It had great graphics, simple puzzles, and an exciting, intriguing story that combined historical fact, m... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:7.5

    Despite the good start, the locations and puzzles become less enjoyable towards the games' climax

    In the first Broken Sword game, the tourist George Stobbart is a witness to a murder and teams up with the French journalist and soon to be girlfriend Nico Collard. Their investigation takes them throughout Europe and th... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8

    Fun, smart humour, nice characters and cool puzzles. Very enjoyable cartoonish game.

    Gameplay, humour, and graphics, also the puzzles, are very similar to the first game of the series. You still deplore the fact that Nico and Georges seem unable to run and slowly walk from one point to another. Developer... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    Remember-able and fun...

    It's a remember-able game, it has strong retro cartoon movie cinematic and graphics that really draw you in and bring the characters to life in a Disney type vibe. It's old, dated but definitely better than early CGI and... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.9

    THIS GAME IS FANTASTIC. BUY IT NOW

    i cant say enough good things about this game. though not as good as the first one, it still manages to get into my top 10 games EVER. here's why..... the characters are funny and well made. they seem like real peo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Amazing and beautiful game!

    There's not too much to say about Quest games, maybe that all of them cointain a unique storyline, which is great. But containing GREAT storylne is MUCH MORE valuable. Not to mention that all backgrounds, maps, events an... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.3

    what can i say...

    Really good game which follows from the 1st nicely in quality. the game still has its great puzzles and comic references which are a great asset. furtherly, the sound is great with the graphical environments which you ex... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:8.6

    A great sequel to a superb game. Although it isn't as great as the first game, it certainly is a worthy successor.

    Overview In Broken Sword II: The Smoking Mirror, George and Nico find themselves once again involved in an evil plot which could destroy the world. Having no other choice, they decide to bring this plot to a halt, in ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    One of the greatest ever !

    To me , the old Broken Sword versions are merely fantastic, not like the new crappy ones !... they are just not worth buying, one thing i would like to know, where the heck can i buy these old ones of the Broken Sword se... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9.5

    Let's not mess around. The only game that challenges this is its predecessor.

    Broken Sword: The Smoking Mirror is the sequel to my favourite adventure game, one of the most outstanding pieces of gaming ever. Luckily for Broken Sword fans, this game has everything the original packed in, this time ... Read Full Review

    5 of 6 users found the following review helpful
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