Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition free for Xbox Live Gold subscribers in September

The revamped Xbox One version of Crystal Dynamics' Tomb Raider will be available as a free download in September for Xbox Live Gold subscribers as part of the ongoing Games With Gold program.

Gaming

Rise of the Tomb Raider hitting PlayStation 4, PC in 2016

After an Xbox-exclusive launch later this year, Crystal Dynamics' Rise of the Tomb Raider will premiere for the PlayStation 4 and PC platforms in 2016.

Gaming

The reboot of the Tomb Raider movie franchise nabs Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles writer.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles screenwriter Evan Daugherty has been hired to script the upcoming big-screen reboot of the Tomb Raider franchise.

Movies & TV

Rise of the Tomb Raider exclusivity addressed, skewered in new FAQ

A new FAQ from Square Enix addresses fan concerns about Rise of the Tomb Raider's Xbox exclusivity, but the response suggests it' not enough.

Gaming

Lara Croft and friends raid The Temple of Osiris on December 9

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris, sequel to Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light that Square Enix revealed last month at E3, will arrive on December 9 for PS4, Xbox One, and PC.

Gaming

Tomb Raider: The Ten Thousand Immortals novel is a direct sequel to 2013 game

The upcoming novel Tomb Raider: The Ten Thousand Immortals will pick up where 2013's Tomb Raider reboot left off with a new adventure for Lara Croft.

Gaming

The art of gaming, part I: E3 through a painter’s eyes

We commissioned artist Joshua Mongeau to bring you a unique take on what it's like to be at E3: through the eyes of a painter. See how Joshua interprets scenes from Mirror's Edge 2, Assassin's Creed: Unity French Revolution, and Tomb Raider v13, among others.

Gaming

Square Enix reveals Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris, a four-player co-op game

Lara Croft is back in another game outside of the major 2013 reboot. This version, called Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris, is an action platform game for next-gen consoles and the PC

Gaming

Lara Croft continues her tomb-raiding ways in Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider, Lara Croft's next adventure, was revealed during Microsoft's E3 2014 media briefing. It will be released in late 2015.

E3

Tomb Raider console comparison pits PlayStation 3 against PlayStation 4

A new comparison video shows off the differences between 2013's Tomb Raider on PlayStation 3 and Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition on PlayStation 4. The re-release comes to PS4 and Xbox One on January 28.

Gaming

Spike VGX nominees revealed, include Game of the Year contenders ‘GTA 5,’ ‘BioShock Infinite’

Spike TV reveals the category nominees for its annual (and newly renamed) Spike VGX awards show. The Game of the Year category is stacked with the biggest hits of the year, including Grand Theft Auto V, BioShock Infinite, and The Last of Us.

Gaming

Square-Enix explains why it considers multi-platinum sellers like ‘Tomb Raider’ a disappointment

Square-Enix hasn't revealed earnings for the fiscal year that ended in March but it's already preparing investors for bad news, warning of an extraordinary loss caused in part by console game sales. Why are games like Tomb Raider, which sold 3.5 million…

Gaming

‘Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn’ inches towards release as Square-Enix drowns in losses

Square-Enix is undergoing a profound transformation after incurring heavy losses the last fiscal year. At the center of its problems remains "Final Fantasy XIV: A Relam Reborn," an MMO that's been causing losses for years. The game is now in stage two of beta…

Gaming

Square-Enix CEO Yoichi Wada steps down as slow sales of games like Hitman: Absolution lead to massive company restructuring

Sometimes you just have to go back to the drawing board. After another year of little growth, Square-Enix is preparing a massive reorganization of the company that will cause an extraordinary loss of around $138 million for the fiscal year. As a result, CEO…

Gaming