Saturday, February 29, 2020

Tomb Raider X Brawlhalla Crossover Event


"I make my own luck." That's right, Lara Croft has made her way into the free to play brawler game Brawlhalla! Fight your way to the top with not only one, but both Classic Lara and Survivor Lara skins! Each version of Lara has their own unique dual pistols and bow skins as well. This epic crossover also features signature effects, lock-in animations, dedicated roster spot, a new Temple Ruins Map and Temple Climb Game Mode, and the Tomb Stele Podium.

The Lara Croft skins and Tomb Stele Podium are available for purchase through the Mallhalla Store in game. Read more HERE.













Sunday, February 16, 2020

Tomb Raider Honored In Stamp Form Once Again


Tomb Raider has once again been honored in a collection of stamps by Royal Mail as part of a special selection based on video games. There are full sheets, miniatures, and bundles available for purchase via the Royal Mail website. As you may recall, this isn't the first time Lara has been stamped. There was also a limited edition stamp packet celebrating 20 Years of Tomb Raider in the Square Enix Store UK and France ran a video game stamp sheet featuring The Angel of Darkness.












Sunday, January 5, 2020

Tomb Raider: The Dark Angel Symphony Released Digitally


Tomb Raider: The Dark Angel Symphony by composer Peter Connelly is available now for digital download. This new masterpiece can be downloaded in MP3 and FLAC format and includes The Dark Angel Symphony as well as remasters of the original Angel of Darkness, Chronicles, and Last Revelation soundtracks.

Peter along with a dedicated group of hardcore fans have made this project a reality and you can feel the passion in every track. These memorable tracks have been rearranged and re-recorded by a live orchestra to bring new life to these beloved games. The album includes guest appearances by Tina Guo, Julie Elvan, a remix of the infamous club track by Peter Hammond, and even a very special track by fan composer Dean Kopri himself!

Physical copies of the album are available for purchase including Limited Edition CD, Vinyl, and DVD Surround Sound versions. The entire works will also go live on all major streaming services this February 14th, 2020! Lara Croft's Birthday!









Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Shadow of the Tomb Raider Deluxe Double Vinyl Revealed


Laced Records has revealed a brand new deluxe edition of the Shadow of the Tomb Raider soundtrack on double vinyl! This deluxe version of Brian D'Oliveira's mesmerizing soundtrack contains a whopping 28 tracks of pure bliss. More than any of the previous releases including The Conceptual Album and digital versions that were bundled with copies of the game. 

Pre-Order the album now from Laced Records and listen to the full track list for the first time on streaming services. A digital version is also available for purchase from digital retailers.



Saturday, November 30, 2019

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris Statue Revealed


Gaming Heads has revealed the third statue from the Tomb Raider 20 Year Anniversary Series originally announced back in 2016. This beautiful statue is of Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris, capturing the essence and acrobatics of the title.

The exclusive edition is limited to 500 worldwide and comes complete with The Staff of Osiris, The Staff of Horus, a submachine gun arm, and a light up torch arm which are all interchangeable. There are also Regular and Collective editions available. The Regular edition comes with The Staff of Horus and the light up torch arm only. The Collective Edition is an unpainted version of the Exclusive Edition.

This beauty should start shipping in the second quarter of 2020.








Thursday, October 31, 2019

Shadow of the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition Announced


Shadow of the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition has finally been announced and will release on November 5, 2019. Players can pick up a physical copy from local retailers or digitally via their respective stores for $39.99. Platforms include the Xbox One family of devices, including Xbox One X, PlayStation 4, Windows PC, Steam, Mac, Linux, and the Google Stadia version will launch later.


The "Definitive Edition" will feature the base game with all post-launch DLC, a new "Croft Fitness" outfit, and other technical enhancements. This includes the 7 DLC challenge tombs and side quests, all outfits, weapons, and skills released. The 8th mystery DLC seems to be no more. They opted for the new outfit instead. (See This Post) No images of the outfit at this time, but I'm sure it's bound to impress. I believe now that they are saving the next iteration of Croft Manor for the next installment of the series. We'll just have to wait and see.




FAQ

Q: What is Shadow of the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition?

A: Shadow of the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition includes all available content to date. Experience Shadow of the Tomb Raider featuring the final chapter of Lara Croft’s origin story, the Season Pass containing multiple challenge tombs, missions, weapons, and outfits, Croft Edition bonuses, the all-new Definitive Edition “Croft Fitness” outfit, and additional gameplay adjustments.

Q: When will Shadow of the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition be available?

A: Shadow of the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition will be available November 5th, 2019 for the Xbox One family of devices including Xbox One X, PlayStation 4, and Windows PC/Steam, with the Stadia version launching in later November.

Q: What if I already own the Season Pass?

A: Anyone who already owns Shadow of the Tomb Raider and Shadow of the Tomb Raider - Season Pass will be automatically upgraded to Shadow of the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition free of charge on November 5th. Users will need to manually download the update on their respective platform store (Xbox Live, PSN, or Steam).

Q: What if I only own Shadow of the Tomb Raider?


A: After November 5th, players will be able upgrade Shadow of the Tomb Raider to Shadow of the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition by purchasing the Definitive Edition Extra Content bundle which will replace the Season Pass.

Source: Crystal Dynamics and Eidos Montreal

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Totaku to Release "Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris" Figure


Totaku has announced a new item to add to your collection. Feast your eyes on this Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris figure. There was some confusion at first because they were calling this "Classic Lara" when it clearly is not. The mix-up was rectified very quickly. The new figure is due to release November 29th.




Saturday, September 7, 2019

Tomb Raider Film Sequel Nabs Director & Release Date


Ben Wheatley has been confirmed as the director for the sequel to 2018's "Tomb Raider" and a release date of March 19th, 2021 is set for the film. Ben Wheatley's films include Free Fire, Kill List, and Rebecca. He should have a very interesting take on our heroine. Amy Jump is writing the script. Alicia Vikander is Lara Croft. Filming should start next year.

Also, new images of Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft have surfaced online from the first film and fans are going wild over them.