Tomb Raider
1 week ago.
Try out Shadow of the Tomb Raider with its new free trial; available now
Square Enix has announced a free trial version of Shadow of the Tomb Raider and it's available now to download for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. With it, newcomers can experience the first opening sections of the game following Lara Croft and her trusted friend Jonah on a journey to Cozumel, Mexico during The Day of the Dead celebrations. Players who have completed the trial and purchased Shadow of the Tomb Raider can transfer all of their progress to the full…
2 months ago.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider Review
Shadow of the Tomb Raider is the third and final installment to the new and reimagined prequel trilogy of the Tomb Raider franchise originally released back in 1996. Following the story of Lara Croft as she uncovers the mysteries surrounding her father’s murder, she accidentally unleashes a Maya Apocalypse in a desperate attempt to keep a dangerous artifact out of the hands of Trinity; a military organization determined to control the fate of the world using ancient and powerful relics. I…
2 months ago.
First DLC for Shadow of the Tomb Raider revealed: The Forge
Square Enix has revealed the first of seven new DLC coming to Shadow of the Tomb Raider. Available for $4.99 standalone or for free to Season Pass holders--which has the base price of $29.99--this new DLC, titled The Forge, will be launching worldwide on November 13th for PlayStation 4, the Xbox family and PC. In this new downloadable content, Lara must brave the lava-flooded Forge of the fallen gods to uncover the secrets of Kuwaq Yaku. Throughout this journey, she will…
3 months ago.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider is now available worldwide
Shadow of the Tomb Raider, the latest entry to the Tomb Raider series, is now available worldwide for PlayStation 4, Xbox and Windows PC/Steam. And in celebration of the game’s release, Game Director Dan Chayer-Bisson and Head of Studio David Anfossi of Eidos-Montréal had a few words to share. “I’ve been a part of the reboot from the very start and it’s so gratifying to have helped shepherd the series along over the years." Said Dan Chayer-Bisson. "Shadow of the Tomb Raider delivers…
3 months ago.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider gets new launch trailer, key art and screenshots
In celebration for it’s official upcoming release this Friday, Shadow of the Tomb Raider has received a new launch trailer and a couple of new screenshots, highlighting some of the game’s story and rather lovely visuals respectively. While the screenshots above showcase some of the vastness of the tombs and jungles Lara will be able to explore, the movie-esque trailer delves into a bit more detail of the overall story: Lara herself unintentionally unleashes a Maya Apocalypse, and must race through…
3 months ago.
Square Enix reveals Shadow of the Cute Raider trailer and auction in celebration of National Dog Day
Square Enix and Shadow of the Tomb Raider recently celebrated National Dog Day by releasing a re-creation of the End of the Beginning trailer that was unveiled back in April. Rushing through jungles and using special kitty distracting tactics, this Lara-esque pup races to rescue a darling puppy from the paws of adorable cats, saving the world from a Maya apocalypse! In addition, to celebrate the upcoming release of Shadow of the Tomb Raider this September, Microsoft has created a beautiful,…
3 months ago.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider PC visual enhancements featured in new trailer
During Nvidia's Gamescom 2018 presentation event, Square Enix released a brand new trailer for Shadow of the Tomb Raider highlighting the visual upgrades and features players can try out on PC, from real-time ray traced shadows to enhanced tessellation effects. View the trailer below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Ew9g98jm7w&feature=youtu.be The company has confirmed attendees at Gamescom this year will have the chance to try out the game at the GeForce Gaming Celebration in Cologne on August 20 and 21. Additionally, Nivdia will host a behind-closed-doors playable demo…
4 months ago.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider video unveils the new hidden city of Paititi
The team behind the new Shadow of the Tomb Raider title (Square Enix, Eidos-Montréal, and Crystal Dynamics) has released a video featuring some new gameplay footage and developer insights that highlight the captivating hidden city of Paititi; the newest and largest hub ever created in a Tomb Raider game. Paititi is a civilization untouched by the modern world and has plenty of exciting things to do, which include exploring dangerous crypts and challenge tombs. Players will also be able to traverse…
4 months ago.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider has officially gone Gold
Square Enix and Eidos-Montréal have revealed that Shadow of the Tomb Raider has officially gone gold and is now on its way to manufacturing. Come September, fans can continue the story of Lara and survive in a deadly jungle, adventure through dark tombs and race to save the world from a Maya apocalypse. Congratulations to the Eidos-Montréal team for a job well done! Shadow of the Tomb Raider is scheduled for release on September 14, 2018 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and…
6 months ago.
Lara becomes one with the jungle in this Shadow of the Tomb Raider gameplay video
Shadow of the Tomb Raider gets a new gameplay trailer where Lara Croft races to prevent a Mayan apocalypse. According to Square Enix, this will be her defining moment. In the video below Lara sneaks through an enemy camp, using mud and vines to camouflage herself and ambush foes. The game will also have the biggest hub area in a Tomb Raider yet, including an ancient city. Shadow of the Tomb Raider launches on September 4th for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and…
6 months ago.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider "Louder than Words" trailer
Shadow of the Tomb Raider, the third title in Lara Croft's reboot trilogy got a new trailer at today's Xbox E3 2018 Media Briefing. Out September 4th on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Steam, Lara faces the threat of a Mayan apocalypse. You can watch the trailer below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GWyDs14w_oI…
7 months ago.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider "The End of the Beginning" trailer; special editions and more revealed
Shortly after the game's reveal event, Square Enix has released a brand new CG trailer for the upcoming Shadow of the Tomb Raider due out for PlayStation 4, Xbox One on September 14. In addition to the slick video, the company has also revealed details on the game's season pass as well as its many special editions, with some in-game screenshots and concept art as the cherry on top. Here's the whole batch: Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GJprOON79Ig Special Editions and Season Pass Following the chart in the image…
7 months ago.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider boxart and in-game screenshots leaked ahead of full reveal
Ahead of the game's reveal event, Amazon seemingly leaked out the boxart as well as a series of in-game screenshots for Shadow of the Tomb Raider, the third entry and "the climactic finale of Lara’s origin story." The gallery below showcases Lara Croft within a multitude of dangerous situations and environments, from exploring an old and ominous ruin to combating against strong water currents in the midst of a fearful town flood. Check them out: The game's boxart shows off Lara Croft leaning…
9 months ago.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider announced for PS4, Xbox One and PC
Following an update to the franchise's official website, Square Enix has officially announced Shadow of the Tomb Raider. Set to launch for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on September 14, this third entry in the series marks "the climactic finale of Lara’s origin story." Additional information and a full reveal for the game is due out on April 27. Check out the teaser trailer below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q20aw1qPLT8…
9 months ago.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider reveal set for March 15
Square Enix has updated the official website for the Tomb Raider series, featuring a black splash page reading "MARCH 15TH, 2018 6:00AM PDT". According to the text contained in the source code of the website, “Shadow of The Tomb Raider is the climactic finale of Lara’s origin story. Available September 14th 2018,” indicating that the upcoming reveal will be for the next title in the Tomb Raider series. This falls in line with what the company said back in December when they…
1 year ago.
Crystal Dynamics celebrates 25 years in the industry with a new video
Crystal Dynamics, the renowned developer of the critically acclaimed Tomb Raider franchise, released a brand new video highlighting the studio’s 25-year legacy of great gaming experiences. The developer began its 25th year in a newly redesigned, state-of-the-art facility that includes a fully equipped motion capture stage, six soundproof audio rooms, a dailies review room featuring a 4K HDR TV setup, a photogrammetry capture space, a full 4K HDR Dolby Atmos equipped theater, and more. https://youtu.be/at3jFCwdP_k Embracing a diverse staff of the industry’s best, many…
1 year ago.
Square Enix confirms the next Tomb Raider in development
It's been expected and rumored around, and Square Enix has finally confirmed the existence of the next Tomb Raider title. Tweeted through their official account last week, big news surrounding the new title are apparently reserved for next year in a major event. Interestingly, it seems that the tweet's message itself already holds a hidden teaser with each sentence's first letter spelling out the word "shadow". If that doesn't confirm the rumored title Shadow of the Tomb Raider...…
1 year ago.
Rise of the Tomb Raider Xbox One X enhancements are now available
Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics announced that enhancements for Rise of the Tomb Raider are now available for Xbox One X in conjunction with the new console's launch. Players who have already purchased the game for Xbox One can now freely download and experience the wide range of new technical features on Xbox One X. “We’re always pushing ourselves to deliver the highest fidelity experience in our games and we love taking those next steps with any new technology,” said Scot Amos, Head of Studio at…
2 years ago.
Rumor: Shadow of the Tomb Raider in development at Eidos-Montréal
In a series of bizarre events it appears we may have the name of the next Tomb Raider game. Titled Shadow of the Tomb Raider, the name (and blurry image) first showed up on a Reddit post. According to the original poster, they claimed to have spotted this image while riding a train in Montréal. The person with the laptop was working on a presentation for something to do with "Shadow of the Tomb Raider" and its visuals. Following this report, Kotaku…
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…