News items tagged with crystal dynamics

The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

Leading up to E3 2012, many of the big game announcements were unveiled early, from Star Wars 1313 to Gears of War: Judgment. Still, there were a few pleasant surprises during the five major pres...

By Rob Keyes on 22 August 2017
15 Most Anticipated Games of 2013

15 Most Anticipated Games of 2013

While the time of year has come to look back at our Top 10 Games of 2012, it’s also an occasion to take a collective breath, and start to look at what the next year will hold. Starting with a l...

By Andrew Dyce on 22 August 2017
Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Release Date & VR Details

Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Release Date & VR Details

Video game publisher Square Enix officially announces the release date of Rise of the Tomb Raider‘s PlayStation 4 version and confirms its support for PlayStation VR. Not long from now, Rise of the...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 August 2017
New Tomb Raider Game Announcement Slated for Gamescom?

New Tomb Raider Game Announcement Slated for Gamescom?

Square Enix teases a future reveal for the next game in the Tomb Raider series, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, meaning that details about the project could be on the way at Gamescom.

By Rob Gordon on 20 August 2017
Rise of the Tomb Raider's Next Expansion Release Date

Rise of the Tomb Raider's Next Expansion Release Date

Microsoft and developer Crystal Dynamics officially announce the release date for Rise of the Tomb Raider‘s forthcoming expansion materials for this month. According to Microsoft and Crystal Dynam...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 August 2017
Tomb Raider Reboot Originally Had a Darker Ending

Tomb Raider Reboot Originally Had a Darker Ending

Tomb Raider and Rise of the Tomb Raider writer Rhianna Pratchett discusses the writing process of the Tomb Raider games, revealing that the 2013 reboot once had a darker ending. The revived Tomb R...

By Rob Gordon on 20 August 2017
Rise of the Tomb Raider PC Deals

Rise of the Tomb Raider PC Deals

Update 2/1: Rise of the Tomb Raider is now discounted by 10% off at Steam Store. Incredibly, GMG is matching the deal, making the game only $40.50 (total of 32% off). Remember all the confusion las...

By Dealzon on 20 August 2017
Shadow of the Tomb Raider Leak: Logo and Concept Art

Shadow of the Tomb Raider Leak: Logo and Concept Art

A new set of leaked assets from a marketing company appear to reveal the title of the next Tomb Raider game, as well as art including some new weapons.

By Denny Connolly on 24 June 2017
Rise of the Tomb Raider Story DLC Release Date

Rise of the Tomb Raider Story DLC Release Date

Crystal Dynamics reveals that the Baba Yaga: The Temple of the Witch story DLC for Rise of the Tomb Raider will be available next wee...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 June 2017
Tomb Raider Movie Offers First Look at New Lara Croft

Tomb Raider Movie Offers First Look at New Lara Croft

While video game movie adaptations have often ended in disaster or disappointment, gamers are excited for the upcoming Tomb Raider mo...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Avengers Project: 5 Characters Who Might Lead The Team

Avengers Project: 5 Characters Who Might Lead The Team

Square Enix isn’t releasing many details about the Avengers Project yet, but we have some theories about which heroes will show up to help reassemble Earth’s mightiest. Last week’s Avengers...

By Denny Connolly on 28 January 2017
Square Enix and Marvel Team Up for Avengers Project

Square Enix and Marvel Team Up for Avengers Project

Square Enix and Marvel Entertainment announce that the two giants will be partnering up on a multi-game, multi-year endeavor called the Avengers Project. Square Enix didn’t become one of th...

By Cody Gravelle on 26 January 2017
Tomb Raider Reboot Writer Parts Ways With The Franchise

Tomb Raider Reboot Writer Parts Ways With The Franchise

Rhianna Pratchett, writer for the 2013 Tomb Raider reboot and its sequel Rise of the Tomb Raider, announces that she will be no longer working on the long-running franchise.

By Alexander Pan on 24 December 2016
Watch Rise of the Tomb Raider's 20 Year Celebration Launch Trailer

Watch Rise of the Tomb Raider's 20 Year Celebration Launch Trailer

Crystal Dynamics and Square Enix officially release the launch trailer for Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration for the PlayStation 4 console.

By Kyle Sledge on 24 September 2016
Check Out This PS1 Era Case for Rise of the Tomb Raider

Check Out This PS1 Era Case for Rise of the Tomb Raider

Sony Interactive Entertainment produces a special copy of Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration for PlayStation 4, housing the disc in a PS1 era case.

By Kyle Sledge on 24 September 2016
Rise of the Tomb Raider For PC Beating Xbox One Sales

Rise of the Tomb Raider For PC Beating Xbox One Sales

An official report reveals that Rise of the Tomb Raider has had far more success on the PC market than the Xbox One, selling many more copies in its first month.

By Sarah Fields on 24 August 2016
Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Release Date Leaks

Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Release Date Leaks

The Italian GameStop website reveals a release date and pricing information for the PlayStation 4 version of the critically acclaimed Rise of the Tomb Raider.

By Dalton Cooper on 24 August 2016
Rise of the Tomb Raider Zombie Mode Trailer

Rise of the Tomb Raider Zombie Mode Trailer

The latest trailer for Rise of the Tomb Raider: The 20 Year Celebration reveals the first gameplay footage of Lara Croft hunting zombies in her family’s manor.

By Denny Connolly on 24 August 2016
Uncharted Director Teases About Tomb Raider PS4 Box Art

Uncharted Director Teases About Tomb Raider PS4 Box Art

The creative director of Uncharted pokes fun at the similarity between the box art for Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection and Rise of the Tomb Raider on PS4.

By Weston Albert on 24 August 2016
GR Pick: Rise of the Tomb Raider Fan Trailer Is Amazing

GR Pick: Rise of the Tomb Raider Fan Trailer Is Amazing

A fan-made live action trailer for Rise of the Tomb Raider shows Lara Croft scaling ice mountains, fighting armed soldiers, and even confronting an actual bear.

By John Jacques on 24 August 2016
Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Pre-Orders Get Free Game

Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Pre-Orders Get Free Game

Video game fans who decide to pre-order Crystal Dynamics’ and Square Enix’s Rise of the Tomb Raider get the 2013 title starring Lara Croft absolutely free.

By Kyle Sledge on 24 August 2016
Lara Croft Movie Actress Has Played The Game Series

Lara Croft Movie Actress Has Played The Game Series

Academy Award-winning actress Alicia Vikander, star of the upcoming Tomb Raider movie reboot, admits to playing the games in secret during her childhood. Ever since Hollywood turned its eye onto vide...

By Alexander Pan on 05 June 2016
Call of Duty Dev Adds Rise of the Tomb Raider Director

Call of Duty Dev Adds Rise of the Tomb Raider Director

Brian Horton, the director of Rise of the Tomb Raider, leaves Crystal Dynamics and heads to a new role at Infinity Ward, developer of...

By Rob Gordon on 18 March 2016
Management Changes Hit Crystal Dynamics

Management Changes Hit Crystal Dynamics

Square Enix announces that Darrell Gallagher, head of product development and Western Studios, is leaving the company and reveals new...

By Derek Nichols on 09 March 2016
Tomb Raider Reboot Will Inspire New Movie

Tomb Raider Reboot Will Inspire New Movie

Tomb Raider film director Roar Uthaug discusses the Tomb Raider game reboot, and how he intends to incorporate Lara Croft’s character development into the movie. Although GK Films has been...

By Sarah Fields on 25 February 2016
Rise of the Tomb Raider PC Release Date

Rise of the Tomb Raider PC Release Date

Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics are bringing Rise of the Tomb Raider to Steam and Windows 10 starting January 28, with added support for 4K resolution systems. Rise of the Tomb Raider was...

By Rory Young on 03 January 2016
Rise of the Tomb Raider's PC Release Comes in January

Rise of the Tomb Raider's PC Release Comes in January

According to a listing for Rise of the Tomb Raider on Amazon France’s website, the action-adventure game’s PC version is slated for release in January. Although Rise of the Tomb Raider is currentl...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 December 2015
Rise of the Tomb Raider Sells Over 1 Million Copies

Rise of the Tomb Raider Sells Over 1 Million Copies

Microsoft reports Square Enix’s and Crystal Dynamics’ Rise of the Tomb Raider selling over 1 million copies since its release for the Xbox One on November 10 last year. According to a recen...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 December 2015
Rise of the Tomb Raider Endurance Mode

Rise of the Tomb Raider Endurance Mode

Microsoft announces that the first DLC pack for Rise of the Tomb Raider, a challenging new experience called Endurance Mode, is available to download now. While it didn’t sell quite as well as its...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 December 2015
Rise of the Tomb Raider Hits PC Next Month

Rise of the Tomb Raider Hits PC Next Month

Rise of the Tomb Raider’s Steam Store page gives hope to PC Tomb Raider fans, suggesting that the title will hit the online service at some point in January 2016. Although Rise of the Tomb Raider...

By Rob Gordon on 19 December 2015
Rise of the Tomb Raider Gets Xbox One Demo

Rise of the Tomb Raider Gets Xbox One Demo

Microsoft quietly releases a free demo for Rise of the Tomb Raider on Xbox One that allows players to explore the early sections of Lara Croft’s latest adventure. For many people, video games are a...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 December 2015
Tomb Raider DLC Detailed

Tomb Raider DLC Detailed

A trailer shown at The Game Awards last night gives us our first real glimpse of the first scheduled DLC for Rise of the Tomb Raider, a journey into Slavic folklore centred around Baba Yaga. Last nig...

By Brad Jones on 19 November 2015
Rise of the Tomb Raider Review Roundup

Rise of the Tomb Raider Review Roundup

The reviews are in for Crystal Dynamic’s Rise of the Tomb Raider, and it looks as though the timed-Xbox One exclusive meets expectations and then some. When Rise of the Tomb Raider was first revea...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 October 2015
30 Minutes of Rise of the Tomb Raider Gameplay

30 Minutes of Rise of the Tomb Raider Gameplay

Arekkz Gaming releases a new video containing 30 minutes of gameplay from Square Enix’s and Crystal Dynamics’ forthcoming title, Rise of the Tomb Raider. WARNING! POTENTIAL SPOILERS AHEAD! With Ri...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 October 2015
Rise of the Tomb Raider Review

Rise of the Tomb Raider Review

The latest installment of the Tomb Raider franchise is easily the best one yet, with massive set pieces and gripping action. That said, replayability may be a factor. After it was confirmed that R...

By Riley Little on 26 October 2015
Watch the Opening of Rise of the Tomb Raider

Watch the Opening of Rise of the Tomb Raider

Video footage of the first half hour of Rise of the Tomb Raider surfaces, with pretty graphics, trigger-based action sequences, and spoilers abound. With Lara Croft set to make her return on Xbox 360...

By Cody Gravelle on 19 October 2015
Rise of the Tomb Raider Wins WGA Award for Writing

Rise of the Tomb Raider Wins WGA Award for Writing

At this year’s Writers Guild Awards, Crystal Dynamics’ and Square Enix’s Rise of the Tomb Raider wins the ‘Outstanding Achievement in Video Game Writing’ award.

By Kyle Sledge on 24 August 2015
Rise of the Tomb Raider Chicken Bombs

Rise of the Tomb Raider Chicken Bombs

Those that pre-order Rise of the Tomb Raider from GameStop will receive the Holy Fire Card Pack as a bonus, which includes infinite flaming arrows and exploding chickens. Gamers that have decided to...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 January 1970
Microsoft on Fallout 4 vs. Tomb Raider

Microsoft on Fallout 4 vs. Tomb Raider

Microsoft’s Aaron Greenberg states that the company is ‘confident’ that Rise of the Tomb Raider can hold its own against the much-anticipated Fallout 4. When Microsoft paid for Rise of the Tomb Raide...

By Brad Jones on 01 January 1970