Tomb Raider Series News


Rise of the Tomb Raider 20 Year Celebration launch trailer is a blast

By John Keefer, Oct 05, 2016 7:45am PDT

All the action, all the DLC, new content and modes ... and stupid zombies.


"That game is so good. I have the season pass for the PS4 version and hope the zombie stuff is ..."

- ThomW see all 2 comments

All Rise of the Tomb Raider players will receive 100,000 in-game credits next week

By Daniel Perez, Oct 04, 2016 6:53am PDT

Of course, you'll need to do a little bit of work to get your 100,000 in-game credits, but it's relatively painless if you ask us.


"I don’t think Endurance mode has a co-op mode, its basically singleplayer survival mode (like ..."

- Izakhar see all 4 comments

Rise of the Tomb Raider trailer has Lara 'taking back her home'

By John Keefer, Aug 22, 2016 11:27am PDT

Zombies have taken Croft Manor and Lara won't stand for it.


"Hmm, might be interesting, although I'm not really jazzed about it. It looks like Lara Croft: ..."

- winterface see all 4 comments

Rise of the Tomb Raider coming to PS4 in October with PS VR support and new modes

By Daniel Perez, Jul 19, 2016 6:19am PDT

Lara Croft is celebrating her 20th anniversary, so Square Enix pulled out all the stops for this special edition of Rise of the Tomb Raider.


"Uncharted 4 looked better on a PS4 than Rise of the Tomb Raider did on a PC in my opinion."

- trelain see all 11 comments

E3 2016: Tomb Raider 20th Anniversary Interview with Rich Briggs and Meagan Marie

By Shack Staff, Jul 13, 2016 3:30pm PDT

Rich Briggs and Meagan Marie, from Crystal Dynamics, stopped by Shacknews' E3 Booth to chat with David Craddock about the 20th Anniversary of Tomb Raider.


The Big Two-Oh: Milestone games turning 20 in 2016

By David Craddock, Jul 04, 2016 10:30am PDT

Happy birthday to you! Happy birthday to you! Happy birthday dear gaming-industry-circa-1996. Happy birthday to you!


"Hey, a lot of games came out in '96! I couldn't "catch em all." I'll see myself out. All ..."

- David Craddock see all 14 comments

E3 2016 Live Stream: Square Enix celebrates 20 years of Lara Croft

By Daniel Perez, Jun 15, 2016 2:45pm PDT

Enjoy all things Lara Croft? Then this is the live stream for you.


"So the Shack is the same age as Lara? How you doin'?"

- TheRealBigDumbass see all 3 comments

Square Enix promises 'Exciting Tomb Raider news' for E3

By David Craddock, May 18, 2016 12:35pm PDT

In a new blog, the publisher goes into more detail on what fans can expect at the annual conference.


"Hope its not another timed exclusive. Playing a game after its been shown all over the net for a ..."

- Camaxide2 see all 2 comments

4 Completely Watchable Video Game Movies

By Cassidee Moser, May 13, 2016 8:00am PDT

Video game movies are notoriously bad, but there are a few exceptions. Emphasis on "a few."


"It's a good list though. I'm having trouble thinking of anything that would deserve to be added. ..."

- dfay see all 32 comments

Rise of the Tomb Raider PC version gets patched again; full patch notes released

By Daniel Perez, Feb 12, 2016 8:27am PST

The new patch includes GPU performance improvements, map fixes, and more.


Rise of the Tomb Raider PC patch released to improve graphics options

By Daniel Perez, Feb 05, 2016 6:17am PST

Lara Croft has never looked so good.


"Have you tried the Steam controller? Precision aiming is amazing on the thing, if your ..."

- Me77111 see all 7 comments

NVIDIA helps raise the bar on Rise of the Tomb Raider's PC performance

By Daniel Perez, Jan 27, 2016 7:09am PST

The PC version of Rise of the Tomb Raider will soon be here, and thanks to the help of NVIDIA, it looks downright gorgeous.


"Ah ok, thanks, must be DX11 only then but supper juiced up. In my video recording software it ..."

- valcan_s see all 24 comments

Rise of the Tomb Raider Xbox One demo now available

By Daniel Perez, Dec 21, 2015 7:11am PST

Microsoft has released a demo for Rise of the Tomb Raider just prior to Christmas. Smart move.


"Playing through this game now, it's fantastic! Frame rate occasionally questionable but ..."

- joesnizzle see all 9 comments

Rise of the Tomb Raider PC release date may be in late January

By Daniel Perez, Dec 15, 2015 8:48am PST

Let's just hope it sells better on PC than it did on the Xbox One.


"Yassssssssssssssss. Granted this is the one time where I disagree with the Chatty GoTY rules ..."

- Nerdsbeware see all 6 comments

Rise of the Tomb Raider promotion tests actual survival of intense weather conditions

By Daniel Perez, Nov 12, 2015 6:43am PST

Microsoft is testing the survival instincts of eight people on top of a billboard in London by allowing viewers to throw intense weather conditions at them within a 24 hour period.


"This seems... unsafe? If it's harsh enough to make them want to come down, wouldn't it be harsh ..."

- nwillard see all 2 comments