Tomb Raider archive

  • Square Enix 99p iOS and Android sale includes Deus Ex: The Fall and Tomb Raider
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    Square Enix 99p iOS and Android sale includes Deus Ex: The Fall and Tomb Raider

    By 6 March 2014

    Square Enix has slashed the prices of some of its major mobile games. From today until Monday 10 March, you can get Deus Ex: The Fall for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or Android for just 99p. It originally came out for £4.99. In addition, Tomb Raider...

  • How awesome does PS4 Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition look? This awesome
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    How awesome does PS4 Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition look? This awesome

    By 6 January 2014

    Sony has published screengrabs from the PS4 version of Crystal Dynamics' Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition, showing its not just an upscaled clone of the game that came out for current-generation consoles in March 2013. Indeed, it has been improved above...

  • Original 1996 Tomb Raider video game releases for iOS with 'full, unedited, unadulterated experience'
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    Original 1996 Tomb Raider video game releases for iOS with 'full, unedited, unadulterated experience'

    By 17 December 2013

    If you like classic video games and have 69p to spare, you'll be happy to learn that the original Tomb Raider is now available for iOS devices.  The game boasts the "full, unedited, unadulterated experience from the classic release at a super-low price",...

  • Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition coming to PS4 and Xbox One
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    Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition coming to PS4 and Xbox One

    By 20 November 2013

    We loved the Tomb Raider game. Sure it was all over too quickly, but sacrificing quantity for quality isn’t too much of an issue. Especially now we hear it can be experienced again in glorious next-gen quality on the PS4 and Xbox One. Square Enix, maker...

  • Tomb Raider 2 already "well into development" for Xbox One and PS4
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    Tomb Raider 2 already "well into development" for Xbox One and PS4

    By 2 August 2013

    Square Enix, the company behind the rebooted Tomb Raider game that came out earlier this year, has confirmed that a sequel is already in the works and headed for the Xbox One and PS4. "I am excited to reveal that we are well into development on a next-generation...

  • Tomb Raider: Lara Croft's PC-powered hairdo uses per-strand physics system (video)
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    Tomb Raider: Lara Croft's PC-powered hairdo uses per-strand physics system (video)

    By 6 March 2013

    We're not in the habit of writing about hairdos here at Pocket-lint. But there's a lot to be said for Lara Croft's new coif in the latest Tomb Raider game. Powered by AMD's TressFX, it gives higher-spec PC gamers the first in-game depiction of a real-time,...

  • New Tomb Raider inspired by Bond and Batman reboots, grittier movie planned
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    New Tomb Raider inspired by Bond and Batman reboots, grittier movie planned

    By 5 March 2013

    The new Tomb Raider game is now available for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC and it heralds the return of Brit heroine Lara Croft after five years. But although she is back on our games consoles once more, she's not quite the same mis-proportioned character we're...

  • WIN: Tomb Raider Collector's Edition and an Xbox 360 console to play it on
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    WIN: Tomb Raider Collector's Edition and an Xbox 360 console to play it on

    By 1 March 2013

    This month sees the launch of Tomb Raider on 5 March and thus the return of one of gaming's most iconic characters: Lara Croft. To celebrate, Pocket-lint's teamed up with Square Enix and Microsoft to give one lucky adventurer not only a Collector's Edition...

  • Tomb Raider (2013) review
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    Tomb Raider (2013) review

    By 25 February 2013

    Tomb Raider has, by the very premise of its name, always roused the excited kid in us. And we don't mean because of the game's female protagonist, Lara Croft. Well, not entirely. No, there's something very Indiana Jones about adventure, treasure hunting...

  • Tomb Raider limited edition Xbox 360 controller pictures and hands-on
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    Tomb Raider limited edition Xbox 360 controller pictures and hands-on

    By 14 February 2013

    All things Tomb Raider seem to be taking over on the approach to the game's release date on 5 March. As well as three hours of hands-on time with the final game, Pocket-lint has also got our mitts on the limited edition Xbox 360 Tomb Raider control pad....

  • Tomb Raider hands-on preview: The first three hours of play
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    Tomb Raider hands-on preview: The first three hours of play

    By 14 February 2013

    It's been five years since Lara Croft last occupied our screens - just enough of a hiatus to give the Tomb Raider franchise a much needed break and turn the game on its head. We don't just mean figuratively either: the latest Tomb Raider opens with our...

  • Limited Edition Tomb Raider Xbox 360 controller unveiled
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    Limited Edition Tomb Raider Xbox 360 controller unveiled

    By 11 January 2013

    Microsoft has announced a limited-edition Tomb Raider Xbox 360 controller, along with partners Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics at CES 2013 in Las Vegas. The controller will be the perfect way for anyone with a Lara Croft infatuation to show their commitment...

  • New Tomb Raider trailer shows just how brutal it will be - mature viewers only (video)
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    New Tomb Raider trailer shows just how brutal it will be - mature viewers only (video)

    By 11 December 2012

    Crikey! After we saw a level play-through at E3 in June, we put the new Tomb Raider reboot on our "one to watch" list. After the new trailer was released by developer Crystal Dynamics it's now firmly a "must have". The first adventure of Lara Croft is...

  • New Lara Croft is... Kate Middleton
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    New Lara Croft is... Kate Middleton

    By 26 June 2012

    Square Enix has finally named the actress who's providing the voice and motion capture for Lara Croft in the Tomb Raider reboot/prequel, and it's none other than wife to Prince William, Kate Middleton. Well, the actress who played her in the TV movie...

  • Tomb Raider preview (hands-on, screens and gameplay video)
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    Tomb Raider preview (hands-on, screens and gameplay video)

    By 11 June 2012

    An all new outing for Lara Croft has been on our radar for a while now - since E3 2011, in fact - but we've never had such an in-depth look at the prequel/reboot as we were treated to at this year's show. The forthcoming Tomb Raider - a return to the...

  • Best games from E3 2012
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    Best games from E3 2012

    By 5 June 2012

    It's the most wonderful time of the year. No, not Christmas. This is E3 2012, the biggest games convention of the lot, and while it's a time of temptation as much as anything else, at least you get a chance to see what it is that you'll need to be saving...

  • Microsoft signs Xbox 360 first DLC exclusives for Tomb Raider, Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and Resident Evil 6
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    Microsoft signs Xbox 360 first DLC exclusives for Tomb Raider, Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and Resident Evil 6

    By 4 June 2012

    The Xbox 360 versions of Tomb Raider, Resident Evil 6 and Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 will be the first to get DLC after they are released later this year or early next. Microsoft has signed exclusivity window deals with Square Enix, Capcom and Activision...

  • Tomb Raider game trailer shows we are in for a gritty next instalment (video)
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    Tomb Raider game trailer shows we are in for a gritty next instalment (video)

    By 1 June 2012

    The bad news is that Lara Croft's latest exploits aren't going to be with us until 5 March 2013. The good news, however, is that if the new trailer is anything to go by the game should be a cracker when it comes out next year. Released ahead of annual...

  • Xperia Play brings Lara Croft to Android
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    Xperia Play brings Lara Croft to Android

    By 28 September 2011

    Sony Ericsson has done a deal with Japanese video game and publishing company Square Enix that will see its titles hitting the PlayStation phone. And first up is an Android début outing for the gravity defying Lara Croft in a mobile conversion of her...

  • E3 Quick Play: Tomb Raider
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    E3 Quick Play: Tomb Raider

    By 15 June 2011

    Lara croft is back and about to get the same treatment as Batman – a reboot, but can you bare to wait it out, should you wait it out, or will it all be dashed at the last hurdle. While we can’t answer all those questions, we can tell you what we think...

  • VIDEO: Tomb Raider opening level demoed at E3
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    VIDEO: Tomb Raider opening level demoed at E3

    By 6 June 2011

    We’ve seen the trailer, but judging by the 6-minute demo of the new Tomb Raider game just shown at E3, there is a dark and sinister angle to the new Tomb Raider game that's due out for Christmas 2012. Rebooting the franchise to show a much younger Lara...

  • E3 2011 preview: The hottest games to watch out for
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    E3 2011 preview: The hottest games to watch out for

    By 3 June 2011

    The year’s biggest gaming convention, E3 2011, is about to kick off in Los Angeles (on Monday 6 June) and the great and the good of the gaming world will be there, including Pocket-lint. And while there are still plenty of surprises to be had, a few...

  • New Tomb Raider title on the horizon
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    New Tomb Raider title on the horizon

    By 6 December 2010

    Yes folks, you heard it right. Lara Croft fans everywhere rejoice as your favourite heroine looks to be returning in a brand new title simply called Tomb Raider. Square Enix has just announced a few sparse details as well as indicating that the news was...

  • 10 things you never knew about Lara Croft
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    10 things you never knew about Lara Croft

    By 21 January 2010

    You've shot bears with her, swung from the columns of a ruined temple and even got slippery when wet in sub-aqua gear, but how much do you really know about the first lady of video games? With the launch of the 2010 Guinness World Records Gamers' Edition,...

  • Lara's Shadow DLC now available
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    Lara's Shadow DLC now available

    By 10 March 2009

    After the first downloadable episode for Tomb Raider: Underworld was delayed by 2 weeks, we did wonder whether we'd see the second episode, Lara's Shadow, hit Xbox Live Marketplace as scheduled. Well the good news is that it has. Eidos has confirmed that...