More stories on: Broken Sword


Revolution will make Beneath a Steel Sky 2 after all

Originally, Revolution Software’s intent to make Beneath a Steel Sky 2 was tied to the stretch goals of its Broken Sword: The Serpent’s Curse Kickstarter project.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Sep 2012 | 1

Broken Sword: The Serpent’s Curse and the Art of Self-Publishing [Interview]

To everyone’s (well, mine) surprise, last week saw the announcement of a new Broken Sword game.

By John Robertson | 31 Aug 2012 | 2

Kickstarter and similar pose no threat to publishers, says Charles Cecil

Some commentators have said that crowd-funding sources such as Kickstarter marks the beginning of the end for the traditional publisher.

By John Robertson | 30 Aug 2012 | 1

Publishers take the risk, so it’s fair they get the bulk of profits, says Revolution head

Revolution Software managing director and co-founder, and Broken Sword creator, Charles Cecil believes that it’s fair that publishers take the “lion’s share” of profits when they’re the ones taking the risk by fronting the development costs.

By John Robertson | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off on Publishers take the risk, so it’s fair they get the bulk of profits, says Revolution head

Point and click adventures are not dead, audience can be expanded, says Broken Sword director

Today has been a rather good day so far. Today I got to talk to Charles Cecil, founder and managing director of Revolution Software and creator of the Broken Sword series.

By John Robertson | 28 Aug 2012 | Comments Off on Point and click adventures are not dead, audience can be expanded, says Broken Sword director

Next Broken Sword to be funded through Kickstarter – $400k needed

Broken Sword is coming back… so long as enough people pledge money to it on Kickstarter.

By John Robertson | 23 Aug 2012 | 2