Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Tomb Raider III Celebrations Begin

As many of you probably know by now, April is the month for celebrating Tomb Raider III! As part of the 25 years of Tomb Raider festivities, Paul Kwon (Zeronis) has created this stunning interpretation of the original box art for TRIII. Paul is known for his work on K/DA for League of Legends. Be sure to follow the link to download this piece in all sizes and to print out a new cover for yourself!

Tomb Raider III Box Art Reimagining

Tomb Raider: Definitive Survivor Trilogy Package Available Now

The Tomb Raider: Definitive Survivor Trilogy has been released as a digital package containing the definitive editions of Tomb Raider (2013), Rise of the Tomb Raider, and Shadow of the Tomb Raider. This is a fantastic bundle for those who have yet to explore Lara's origin story arch. With all of the DLC and outfits included, this serves as a nice package with an attractive price point of $49.99. Available Now.

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Saturday, March 27, 2021

Tomb Raider Cookbook In The Works

 You read that right! A Tomb Raider themed cookbook and travel guide is coming later this year! Follow Lara Croft to exotic locations from her travels and discover local recipes along the way. The book is set to release on October, 26th and you can pre-order now from Amazon. More to come soon.

Croft Manor In Fortnite Creative

Solve the Mystery of Croft Manor in Fortnite Creative! Up to four players can explore, open secret rooms, solve puzzles, and unlock the Heir to Croft Manor Spray! Play for free and before March 30th to unlock this special spray. Croft Manor will still be available after the 30th with the level code.

Saturday, March 20, 2021

Lara Croft Joins Fortnite


Well, it finally happened. Lara Croft has joined Fortnite. I'm not gonna lie, I have never played Fortnite or had the intention to....until now! The Lara skins are incredible and the detail is pretty amazing! You can join the Battle Pass and unlock multiple eras of Lara including Classic, Anniversary, and Survivor! Special Back Bling, pickaxes, Contrail, Glider, Wraps and more secrets are part of Lara's trip on the island!

As recently announced in the Square Enix Presents Special, we will be able to play Croft Manor in Creative Mode on March 23rd! I am so excited to explore and have fun with my friends! Fortnite is a free-to-play game so you can try it out for yourself at no cost! Give it a shot!

Tomb Raider II Celebrations Underway


The celebrations of Tomb Raider II have kicked off in neon fashion with the reimagining of the cover art by none other than Babs Tarr! Babs is well know for her work on Batgirl, Gotham City Sirens, and Motor Crush. The neon pink dragons and Lara's fierce look really bring this classic game into 2021!

Be sure to visit the official Tomb Raider 25 Year Celebration website to get this piece in all resolutions and discover more about Tomb Raider II. Don't forget to follow Tomb Raider on Twitter for the latest updates, polls and more fun!

Sunday, February 28, 2021

Special Interview with Shelley Blond & Natalie Cook

The month of February has finally come to an end and so has the celebrations of the original Tomb Raider of 1996. Our very own Meagan Marie conducts a fantastic interview with the OG's of TR, Shelley Blond and Natalie Cook! Shelly is the original voice actress and Natalie is the original model of the first game! It is full of fun and laughs so be sure to check it out. This is a rare occurrence for Natalie, what a treat.

Classic cosplay guides are to be released each month and the first can be seen below. Also, an awesome streamer kit, fan art collections, and poll results are to be found on the 25 Years of Tomb Raider site.


Sunday, February 14, 2021

Happy Birthday to the Queen of Gaming

A very special Happy Birthday is in order for our Queen of Gaming, Lara Croft! I can't believe it's been 25 years since the incarnation of the greatest franchise of all time. Here's to plenty more to come. There's so much more to explore. The wonderful @irene_aimee has created all of these adorable Valentines for us to share with someone special. 

Monday, February 1, 2021

Tomb Raider 25 Year Celebration Kicks Off!

The celebrations have officially kicked off for the 25 Years of Tomb Raider! From the surprises that were revealed today, it looks as though the developers and community as whole have a lot of fun planned for us all. Check out the video above for some announcements and where the franchise might be heading in the future... it's all very exciting! 

A new website has launched dedicated to the happenings throughout the year. Dig into the details of 1996's Tomb Raider 1 now and more goodies!


Be sure to check out the incomparable Brenoch Adams' reimagining of the original Tomb Raider cover art! Download this magnificent beauty in all resolutions and print it out to replace your game copy!

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Tomb Raider Anime Series Coming To Netflix


Netflix along with Legendary Television have announced a Tomb Raider anime series is coming to the streaming platform. The series will be written and directed by Tasha Huo (The Witcher: Blood Origin, Red Sonja) and will pick up right after the Reboot Trilogy. I cannot wait to see where these new adventures take Lara as the 25 Years of Tomb Raider Celebration kicks off! #TR25

Read more here: Deadline

Monday, January 18, 2021

ChaNerd Created a Superb Collector's Edition of Lara Croft: Relic Run

ChaNerd has created the Lara Croft: Relic Run Oni Edition and boy is it a beauty! The attention to detail is absolutely astounding and the special items are gorgeous! This looks like an official release and how I wish it was!

The Oni Edition includes the game, a lithograph, art book, Lara's diary, an Oni Demon mask plaque, and even the full soundtrack! (Which I have been trying to find for ages..)

Give ChaNerd a follow to see all of their special creations.

Monday, November 23, 2020

Square Enix Reveals Tomb Raider Reloaded


Square Enix has surprised all of us fans with the announcement of Tomb Raider Reloaded! A brand new action-arcade game coming to iOS and Android in 2021. Emerald City Games is developing the game and Square Enix London Mobile is the publisher. Crystal Dynamics is involved, but only to ensure the experience is Tomb Raider worthy. It looks like Tomb Raider Reloaded will have some kind of soft launch in specific territories before the full release. Keep it locked and loaded here on MaxRaider for more information as it unfolds.

Source: Crystal Dynamics

Sunday, November 22, 2020

Square Enix Posts Classic Tomb Raider Anniversaries

Square Enix has recently posted anniversary updates of both Tomb Raider II and Tomb Raider III on their social channels. Could this be hinting at remasters of the classic games that the fandom so desperately wishes for? With the Video Game Awards coming up in December and Tomb Raider IV and V anniversaries on the horizon, I will be keeping my eyes peeled for an announcement... 


Monday, October 26, 2020

Weta Workshop Reveals Art for Tomb Raider 25th Anniversary Statue

 This month marks the 24th anniversary of the original Tomb Raider back in 1996 and Weta Workshop has given us quite a surprise! Behold the art of the statue that is to come next year in celebration of 25 years of Tomb Raider! This piece is epic and I'm sure the finished product will do our heroine justice! 

Sunday, September 6, 2020

Gaming Heads Reveals Rise of the Tomb Raider Statue

Gaming Heads have revealed the latest statue in their 20 Years of Tomb Raider Collection. This statue celebrates the reboot era with Rise of the Tomb Raider and Lara donning her snow gear from the beginning of the game. She stands over 20" tall and is available in three different editions. The Regular Edition, the Exclusive Edition, and the Collective Edition.

The Exclusive Edition is limited to 500 pieces and includes interchangeable arms with dual axes and glow stick as well as the option of Lara wearing her beanie and goggles.

For more information visit Gaming Heads Website.