Tomb Raider archive

  • Tomb Raider DLC now available on Xbox Live
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    Tomb Raider DLC now available on Xbox Live

    By 24 February 2009

    After a short delay Beneath the Ashes, the first downloadable episode for Tomb Raider: Underworld, is now available from Xbox Live. The DLC was supposed to be available from 10 February, but was delayed due to an unspecified "technical issue". Beneath...

  • Square Enix buys Eidos for £84.3 million
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    Square Enix buys Eidos for £84.3 million

    By 12 February 2009

    Japanese developer Square Enix has agreed to buy Eidos, the UK company behind famous game franchises like Tomb Raider and Championship Manager, for £84.3 million. The sale has apparently been brought on following poor US sales of the recent Tomb Raider...

  • Eidos confirms Tomb Raider DLC delayed
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    Eidos confirms Tomb Raider DLC delayed

    By 11 February 2009

    A spokesperson from Eidos has announced that the first downloadable episode for Tomb Raider: Underworld has been delayed due to a "technical issue". Beneath the Ashes was originally due for an Xbox-exclusive release on 10 February, however it is now not...

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    Eidos dates Tomb Raider: Underworld DLC

    By 23 January 2009

    Eidos Interactive has dated the two downloadable episodes for Tomb Raider: Underworld. The first of the two, Beneath the Ashes, will be available on 10 February, while the second level, Lara's Shadow, will follow one month later on 10 March. Both available...

  • New Xbox Avatar clothes are all about colour
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    New Xbox Avatar clothes are all about colour

    By 2 January 2009

    After the Christmas formal wear, the New Year clothes update has a whole lot of nu-rave about it. Guys can get colourful with dark purple jeans or green skinny fits and pink sweat bands, as well as a rave baseball cap and pixel art hoodie. Ladies on the...

  • Eidos releases new Lara costumes for Underworld
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    Eidos releases new Lara costumes for Underworld

    By 2 January 2009

    Eidos has launched another free costume pack for Tomb Raider: Underworld that sees Lara dressing up in every young boys dream - a skin tight wetsuit. The computer-generated pin-up will have both a red and blue wetsuit added to her closet in a 62MB download....

  • Tomb Raider: Underworld Wii glitch leaves Lara stuck
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    Tomb Raider: Underworld Wii glitch leaves Lara stuck

    By 26 November 2008

    Eidos has acknowledged a glitch in the Wii version of Tomb Raider: Underworld, that prevents players progressing further than the Thailand level of the game. The publisher has described the bug as rare and "extremely infrequent" but that it affects the...

  • PS3 is victorious in Tomb Raider sales
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    PS3 is victorious in Tomb Raider sales

    By 25 November 2008

    ChartTrack has released stats that show the PS3 claiming the most sales of Eidos' new Tomb Raider game, Underworld. Sony's console managed to rack up 51% of the sales of the game, while Xbox 360 only managed 34%, giving the PS3 a much-needed win over...

  • Tomb Raider: Underworld demo ready for download
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    Tomb Raider: Underworld demo ready for download

    By 28 October 2008

    The demo for Tomb Raider: Underworld has been uploaded on to Xbox Live as an exclusive for Xbox gamers. News of the Eidos game sampler was released earlier in the month, but we've been given no hints as to what we can expect from the demo. Xbox Live's...

  • Microsoft secures exclusive Tomb Raider DLC for Xbox
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    Microsoft secures exclusive Tomb Raider DLC for Xbox

    By 6 October 2008

    Microsoft has once again secured the rights to exclusive DLC, this time in the form of two downloadable add-on episodes for Tomb Raider: Underworld. The two episodes, called Tomb Raider: Underworld - Beneath the Ashes and Tomb Raider: Underworld - Lara's...

  • New Lara Croft chosen
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    New Lara Croft chosen

    By 12 August 2008

    While Angelina Jolie has been busy giving birth to babies, a 23-year old from Croydon has become the new face of Lara Croft. Alison Carroll is set to be catapulted from her current job as a receptionist to a world of superstardom as she follows in the...

  • Xploder makes GTA IV a piece of cake
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    Xploder makes GTA IV a piece of cake

    By 18 July 2008

    If the streets of Liberty City are proving just too challenging for you, Xploder Cheat Saves should give you a helping hand to get you out of a pickle. Sure, to me, it takes the whole point away from a game. Then again, I guess there are some people that...

  • Ubisoft reveals Naruto sequel
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    Ubisoft reveals Naruto sequel

    By 17 July 2008

    Ubisoft has announced a sequel for its 2007 action title Naruto: Rise of a Ninja, set to be released around Christmas time this year. Entitled Naruto: The Broken Bond, the title will featue an online multiplayer mode that gives players the chance to compete...

  • Capcom to port Dead Rising to Wii
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    Capcom to port Dead Rising to Wii

    By 16 July 2008

    It seems Capcom could be trying to repeat the success it had with the Resident Evil 4 Wii port, by moving the former Xbox 360 exclusive Dead Rising over to the Nintendo console as well. At least that's the plan according to Japanese gaming magazine Famitsu....

  • Bungie working on new Halo title
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    Bungie working on new Halo title

    By 16 July 2008

    Bungie is working on a new Halo title, Microsoft has confirmed. Don Mattrick, senior VP of Microsoft Interactive Entertainment, was addressing the absense of the franchise in Microsoft's Monday E3 press conference during an interview with MTV when he...

  • Tomb Raider: Underworld set for multi-format release in November
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    Tomb Raider: Underworld set for multi-format release in November

    By 16 July 2008

    Every man's favourite computer-generated woman - Lara Croft - will be back on our consoles in November, UK publisher Eidos has confirmed. Tomb Raider: Underworld, Lara's latest adventure, will be released on November 21st for 360, PS3, Wii, PS2, DS and...