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Tomb Raider dev backing off 'attempted rape' comments

By Steve Watts, Jun 14, 2012 9:00am PDT

Tomb Raider developer Crystal Dynamics has backed off of comments about an attempted rape scene in the game, saying that the game does not cover "sexual assault of any kind."


"The problem in my eyes is not that the scene is in the game. My problem is that this moron of ..."

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Tomb Raider preview

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 06, 2012 10:40am PDT

Tomb Raider attempts to one-up Uncharted at its own game by introducing its own "everyday" heroine. Crystal Dynamics tries to blend cinematic peril seamlessly with gameplay--to mixed results.


"Not so much its not just about processing power, its about input and manpower. Controllers still ..."

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Tomb Raider DLC available first on Xbox 360

By Steve Watts, Jun 04, 2012 10:38am PDT

Tomb Raider's first piece of DLC will be a timed-exclusive for Xbox 360.


"Hmm hopefully the extra DLC won't be the ending. Which seems like something Square would do =/"

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Tomb Raider E3 trailer reveals March 2013 launch

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 01, 2012 8:30am PDT

As some news is clearly too exciting to wait for E3, Square Enix has released a new Tomb Raider trailer to reveal that Crystal Dynamics' series reboot will arrive on March 5, 2013.


"Looks good, but the trailer is cut in such a way as to make me think that it'll be a trilogy. ..."

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Tomb Raider reboot delayed into 2013

By Alice O'Connor, May 14, 2012 6:00am PDT

Crystal Dynamics' Tomb Raider reboot has been delayed "to make sure we fully deliver the very highest quality game." Previously due this fall, it'll not hit PC, Xbox 360 and PS3 this fall.


"Maybe more developers are learning they can't release now patch later and still profit. Hey I ..."

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Tomb Raider gets real-world treasure hunting tie-in

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 11, 2012 5:45pm PST

Crystal Dynamics has announced a real-world treasure hunting Tomb Raider promotion being developed in conjunction with


"hah! Geocaching, though a somewhat basic form of 'Treasure Hunting' is actually a ton of fun. ..."

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Crystal Dynamics to unveil new IP this year

By Steve Watts, Jan 03, 2012 12:00pm PST

Crystal Dynamics is preparing a new IP, and is setting plans to unveil it this year.


"Agreed, they're an underated studio for certain ,can't wait to see what this is."

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Tomb Raider was 'losing relevance' before reboot

By Steve Watts, Jul 18, 2011 3:00pm PDT

Tomb Raider global brand manager Karl Stewart discusses the character and plot motivations behind the gritty reboot of Lara Croft.


"It's mainly the cinematic look to the running and such, I used to think Uncharted was Tomb ..."

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