Rise of the Tomb Raider
2 years ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Pro enhancements detailed in new tech video
Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics have put out a new video detailing the PlayStation 4 Pro's enhancements for Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration, available next week alongside the new hardware launch. The video features Crystal Dynamics Chief Technology Officer Gary Snethen as he details how Crystal Dynamics and Nixxes Software enhanced Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration for the PlayStation 4 Pro platform. Additions include three unique visual modes – 4K Resolution, High Frame Rate, and…
2 years ago.
Step into the wilderness with Tomb Raider's Survival Training Event
Square Enix is teaming up to bring another exciting Tomb Raider collaboration into the real world. Fans are invited to experience the art of survival first hand with the Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration Survival Training event in a special partnership with Adventure Out. There, they'll spend the day with survival specialist and NatGeo Remote Survival host Cliff Hodges and crew, joined by key members from the Crystal Dynamics development team. The day itself will take place in…
2 years ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration gets a launch trailer, new screenshots
Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics have released a launch trailer for Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration - due out on PlayStation 4 next week. The title features Lara Croft as she sets off on her first Tomb Raiding expedition to the most treacherous and remote regions of Siberia. This "definitive" version of the game features the new “Blood Ties” single player story chapter, “Lara’s Nightmare” zombie combat, new Co-op Endurance gameplay, VR support for PlayStation 4, “Extreme Survivor”…
2 years ago.
Snag 100,000 in-game credits during Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration launch week
Tomb Raider fans need prepare for a special promotion next week alongside the launch of Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration. Those who log in to the game will receive a gift of 100,000 in-game credits as a thank you for everyone the world over, regardless of platform. These special credits can be used to purchase Expedition Card Packs which become modifiers in the extra game modes, including new Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration content such…
2 years ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration has gone gold
Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration has completed development and is ready to ship on October 11, Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics revealed today. The game - which finally sees its release on PlayStation 4 - includes Rise of the Tomb Raider, the new story chapter “Blood Ties”, “Lara’s Nightmare” zombie combat mode, PlayStation VR support for “Blood Ties”, co-op Endurance gameplay, an “Extreme Survivor” difficulty, 5 classic Lara skins, and an outfit and weapon inspired by TR…
2 years ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider Tokyo Game Show 2016 trailer
Square Enix has released a new trailer for Rise of the Tomb Raider ahead of Tokyo Game Show this week. Due out next month on PlayStation 4, the game features a number of enhancements, downloadable content and VR support under special "20 Year Celebration" packaging. Japanese users can purchase Rise of the Tomb Raider on October 13. Physical copies run ¥‎6,800 with the digital version available through PSN for ¥‎5,800. The game is due out in North America and Europe October…
2 years ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Pro gameplay showcased
Rise of the Tomb Raider is just one of many Square Enix titles confirmed for PlayStation 4 Pro. During today's press conference, Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics showed off two clips of the game running on the new hardware at 4K resolution. Additionally, during a post-show blogcast, developers revealed the game will ship with several modes for PS4 Pro users. They described one mode as their "4K Mode" with high resolution and optimal graphics choices. Other modes include a 1080p…
2 years ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration Gamescom theater demo
Square Enix has shared a lengthy look at Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebrationn, which was demoed at Gamescom a couple weeks ago. In the demo, Lara Croft embarks on her first tomb raiding expedition as she seeks out the secret of immortality. The video starts off with the main campaign as Lara fights to escape Trinity on the frozen Siberian wasteland. From there the demo moves on to "Blood Ties," the hour-long single player expansion to Lara's…
2 years ago.
Playable Final Fantasy, Kingdom Hearts and more headline PAX West
With PAX West due to take over Seattle next week, Square Enix has revealed full details on their playable lineup at the show. Along with Final Fantasy XV, fans can check out public booth demos for Dragon Quest Builders, Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue, World of Final Fantasy, Hitman, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration, and Valentino Rossi: The Game. Final Fantasy XV in particular will have…
2 years ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider showcased in new Gamescom screenshots
Square Enix has released a new batch of screenshots highlighting Rise of the Tomb Raider's 20 year Celebration edition set to release for PlayStation 4 on October 11. Specifically, we're given a look at some of the game's new downloadable content, including "Blood Ties," "Lara's Nightmare" and the classic Lara skins making their way in. Those who own the Season Pass on PC or Xbox One will have access to all of the new content when it launches free of charge. …
3 years ago.
Tomb Raider booth schedule announced for Gamescom 2016
Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics announced the booth schedule for Tomb Raider at Gamescom 2016 in Cologne, Germany, which starts next week The "20 Years of Tomb Raider Celebration" takes the center stage. At the consumer booth (Hall 9, B31 & B4) you can play Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration. Test the new co-op "Endurance Mode", the "Blood Ties" and "Lara's Nightmare" content. Players of the last two contents will be awarded with a  20 Year Celebration lanyard. You can also take…
3 years ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration launches for PS4 on October 11
Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration is heading to PlayStation 4 on October 11, Square Enix revealed today. This expanded edition of the game will come packed with the original game, a completely new story chapter entitled “Blood Ties”, new co-op Endurance gameplay, PlayStation VR support for “Blood Ties”, all of the previously released DLC, more outfits, weapons, and Expedition Cards. The Limited Edition will also feature a limited edition art book. All of this new content - with…
3 years ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider adds DirectX 12 support
Starting today, those who own the Steam version of Rise of the Tomb Raider will be able to enjoy a new update enabling DirectX 12 support thanks to Nixxes and Crystal Dynamics. In adding DirectX 12 to the game, processors will be able to spread CPU rendering work over all CPU cores, without introducing additional overhead. This will enable users with high-end graphics cards but low-end CPU to run the game at higher frame-rates, graphical settings and other technical enhancements. More…
3 years ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider tech feature details PC version
Square Enix has released a new video showcasing some of the new features players can expect to see when the Nixxes-developed PC version of Rise of the Tomb Raider launches on Steam tomorrow. The video shows off some of the PC-only improvements over the original console version including anisotropic filtering, tessellation, dynamic foliage, and Nvidia's high-end ambient occlusion technique called HBAO+. Additionally, several new screenshots have been released detailing the PC version and some of these advanced settings. Rise of the…
3 years ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider heads to PC on January 28
In a quick turn-around, Rise of the Tomb Raider will be heading to both Windows 10 PCs and Steam earlier than expected. Bumped up from its initial "Spring" timeline, the former Xbox One and Xbox 360 exclusive will be available for home PCs on January 28th. Developed by Nixxes, the PC version will sport Windows 10 compatibility and up to 4K resolution. “The PC release of Rise of the Tomb Raider continues the positive momentum from our highly successful partnership and…
3 years ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider heading to Steam in January
Rise of The Tomb Raider is officially heading to Steam next month, originally spotted on a listing on Steam. The PC port of Rise of Tomb Raider was confirmed back in July of this year. Rise of The Tomb Raider released on Xbox One and Xbox 360 back in early November and a PS4 version is apparently set to come during 2016's holiday season.…
3 years ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider: New "Descent into Legend" trailer
Microsoft released a new Rise of of the Tomb Raider trailer, called "Descent into Legend". The video is more than two minutes long and shows a nice diversity in terms of locations and gameplay. Lara hunts wildlife, swings over dangerous heights with her whip, digs her way deep into the belly of massive underground ruins and solves exciting puzzles. It's everything you would expect from a uprising archeologist and adventurer. https://youtu.be/OYckBLkGpo8 The game releases on Xbox 360 and Xbox One in NA on…
3 years ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider Collector's Edition revealed for North America
Rise of the Tomb Raider is getting its own Collector's Edition, Square Enix announced today. Available exclusively online for Xbox One, this version of the game comes packed with a 12-inch tall statue of Lara Croft, a model of the jade necklace that was Lara’s first archeological discovery, a leather replica of her in-game journal and a collectible steel book case. Priced at $149.99, fans can pre-order the Collector's Edition directly from the official Tomb Raider store. Rise of the Tomb…
4 years ago.
GC 2015: Full Rise of the Tomb Raider demo video released
Today Microsoft released the full Gamescom demonstration video of Rise of the Tomb Raider. In this more than 13-minute long video, Lara takes us to the northwest border of Syria to find the hidden prophet's tomb. Instead of the stealthier gameplay shown at Microsoft's Xbox Briefing at Gamescom, these gameplay scenes feature more of the classic exploration and puzzle solving elements. https://youtu.be/lJQwDnoRueU Rise of the Tomb Raider will premiere first, exclusively on Xbox One and Xbox 360 on November 10, 2015. Windows 10 and…
4 years ago.
GC 2015: Rise of the Tomb Raider gameplay walkthrough
The latest look at Rise of the Tomb Raider premiered today during Microsoft's pre-Gamescom press briefing - showing fans all new footage centered around combat. Following up on 2013's Tomb Raider reboot, Rise of the Tomb Raider is set to launch on November 10th for Xbox One and Xbox 360 and will see a release on PC in early 2016 and will launch on PlayStation 4 in holiday of the same year. …