Tomb Raider: Underworld News (PC)

Tomb Raider: Underworld available for free on Core Online

Posted: 15.01.2013 by JamieSI

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Square Enix's cloud gaming portal, Core Online, is now allowing users to play Tomb Raider: Underworld for free.

Square Enix re-release original Tomb Raider games through Steam

Posted: 29.11.2012 by Technet2k

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In the run up to 2013's Tomb Raider from Crystal Dynamics, publisher Square Enix has decided to overload our senses with six doses of Lara Croft nostalgia. Available at $9.99 / €9.99 / £6.99 each.

That means you don't need to try and hunt down that 1996 disc of the original MS-DOS running Tomb Raider. We can take on dinosaurs, mansion training courses and the end of world digitally.

Crystal Dynamics joined by God of War's Cory Barlog

Posted: 02.03.2012 by Technet2k

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Square Enix's house of all things Lara Croft - Crystal Dynamics - has been joined by God of War director Cory Barlog. He'll be involved in a new Tomb Raider project in San Francisco.

There's also a "yet to be announced new title." Barlog was writer/director for God of War 2 and creative director for Chains of Olympus, and steered Ghost of Sparta's narrative.

Crystal: Lara Croft was "too hard and removed", wasn't relatable

Posted: 19.07.2011 by Technet2k

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Crystal Dynamic rebooted the Tomb Raider franchise as Lady Croft was "losing some relevance" to the world, and they wanted her "more approachable".

Lara "became an icon" of sorts and lost her "relatability." They remade her so she "wasn't perfect" as gamers want "a complex hero." Ground is 'fertile' again.

Tomb Raider film has writers named, "excited to be rebooting"

Posted: 06.05.2011 by Technet2k

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Partners in screenwriter crime, Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby, will be penning the script for the new Tomb Raider movie that reboots the action franchise.

Their most recent script work would be the upcoming Cowboys & Aliens, and they also wrote Iron Man. GK Films are behind the new movie, expected in 2013.