Monday, June 27, 2016

"20 Years of Tomb Raider" Official Cover Revealed

"Digging up the past. Defining the future."

Another update coming out of this year's E3 pertains to the upcoming "20 Years of Tomb Raider" book. The official cover of the book as well as a small preview of it's contents were revealed. Flip through the stunning pages and watch the GameSpot reveal video below.

I love the detail and thought that went into the simple yet beautiful silhouette of Lara on the cover. I cannot wait to dig into this book and what all it has to offer. Plus, I am featured somewhere inside showcasing my Tomb Raider related tattoos! It will be a really awesome to see them alongside other hardcore fans.

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Source: Official Tomb Raider Blog, GameSpot

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Tomb Raider "20 Years of an Icon" Statue Collection Announced!

Among the 20th Anniversary festivities at this year's E3, a "20 Years of an Icon" Statue Collection has been announced! The collection, produced by Gaming Heads, will consist of 6 unique statues. 3 from the Core Design era and 3 from the Crystal Dynamics era. All 6 will fit together into an amazing diorama! The last statue is up to a vote by the fans! The choices are between the "Chronicles" cat suit or the original "Angel of Darkness" outfit. Vote Here Now!

Watch the announcement below as Meagan Marie and Rich Briggs discuss 20 Years of Tomb Raider. Brought to us by Tomb Raider Empire

Source: Official Tomb Raider Blog, Tomb Raider Empire

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

20 Years of Tomb Raider at E3 2016

The 20 Years of Tomb Raider celebration continues at this year's E3! If you're at the event, stop by the Square Enix booth to pick up a custom engraved Tomb Raider dog tag! See the schedule below for more events coming up this week.

Tuesday, June 14: 1:00 PM PDT – 1:30 PM PDT: Square Enix Presents #TombRaider20: Top Tombs

Tuesday, June 14: 4:20 PM PDT: GameSpot Roundtable

Wednesday, June 15: 1:45 PM PDT: GameSpot Livestream  

Friday, June 10, 2016

Alicia Vikander Cast as New Lara Croft in Upcoming Film

Alicia Vikander has been cast as Lara Croft in the upcoming Tomb Raider film. The Swedish actress, producer, and dancer is most recently known for her work in Ex Machina and The Danish Girl. The latter of which landed her an Academy Award. Alicia has mentioned that she was not allowed to play Tomb Raider games as a child, but did in secret. She definitely has the look and experience to play a more relatable Lara Croft. Expect more details sometime soon.

Source: IGN, Wikipedia