News items tagged with tomb raider

The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

We have no idea what’s going on with the Spike VGX this year or even if there will be one. The annual celebrity-fueled, ad-hungry video games event was consistently chock full of controversy and dis...

By Rob Keyes on 24 August 2017
2012 Spike Video Game Awards: Winners

2012 Spike Video Game Awards: Winners

The 10th Annual Spike Video Game Awards are now behind us, and while in past years we have criticized the shows awards but applauded its ability to secure some pretty high profile exclusives, thi...

By Anthony Taormina on 23 August 2017
2012 Spike Video Game Awards Nominees Announced

2012 Spike Video Game Awards Nominees Announced

It’s once again that time of the year: time for the Spike Video Game Awards. Over the years the Spike VGAs have grown in prominence, both as a major televised industry event and a place to showca...

By Anthony Taormina on 23 August 2017
BAFTA Video Game Nominations

BAFTA Video Game Nominations

February is a bit of a dry month when it comes to video game releases, which makes it a great time to look back on the biggest hits of 2013. It was an exciting year in gaming, not only due to the...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 23 August 2017
Will Video Game Movies Get Better in 2017?

Will Video Game Movies Get Better in 2017?

Gamers were subjected to a number of bad video game movies in 2016 like Assassin’s Creed and Warcraft, but how does the future look for game-to-film adaptations? It’s no secret that the bulk of vid...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 August 2017
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
Free Xbox Live Games for September

Free Xbox Live Games for September

Last month saw a bit of a shift with the way Xbox Live’s Games with Gold program offers games. During the program’s first two years, Xbox One owners only had one free game offered to them, while...

By Kyree Leary 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
10 Video Game Crossovers We Desperately Want [Video]

10 Video Game Crossovers We Desperately Want [Video]

Nintendo is not the only company capable of combining different franchises into one complete game. Here are our picks of the 10 video game crossovers we want to see happen. The gaming community has...

By Rob Gordon on 22 August 2017
10 Best Uses of the Bow and Arrow in Video Games

10 Best Uses of the Bow and Arrow in Video Games

While many developers implement high-grade military or futuristic weapons into their games for gamers to enjoy, others prefer to take a more traditional approach. And one needs only look to the upc...

By Boston Blake on 21 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
10 Best Video Game Reboots

10 Best Video Game Reboots

It’s no secret that video game reboots have been a major part of the industry in recent years. Indeed, reboots are an essential aspect of the gaming landscape nowadays, but the best part is that th...

By Riley Little on 20 August 2017
Games That Break The Fourth Wall

Games That Break The Fourth Wall

While breaking the fourth wall isn’t unique to video games, games have the potential to shatter the separation between audience and entertainment in crazy new ways. These games don’t just admit t...

By Melissa Loomis on 18 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
Opinion: Video Game Reboots Aren't A Bad Idea

Opinion: Video Game Reboots Aren't A Bad Idea

Hollywood has developed an unhealthy penchant for rebooting or remaking movies at the drop of a coin in the past few years, so much s...

By Alexander Pan on 20 May 2017
The Game Rant Guide

The Game Rant Guide

As we reach the final leg of Q1 2013, fans of big-name franchises can expect to see more of what they love this month. Starting off...

By Kyle Matthews on 29 April 2017
Fans Attempt to Remake Tomb Raider 4 in HD

Fans Attempt to Remake Tomb Raider 4 in HD

Fans of Core Design’s 1999 title Tomb Raider 4: The Last Revelation are attempting to remake the game in high definition, and have already made impressive progress. It has been just over 17...

By AJ Caulfield on 09 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
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
The 10 Best Action Video Game Characters Ever [Video]

The 10 Best Action Video Game Characters Ever [Video]

With the release of action game Quantum Break, Game Rant takes a closer look at some of the best action-oriented video game characters that have hit the scene over the years. Video game thrill-seeke...

By Derek Nichols on 25 April 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'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
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