Rise of the Tomb Raider

The new Lara Croft works out some kinks in a second act that, while slick and enjoyable, doesn't resolve Tomb Raider's identity crisis.

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FeatureWriting Lara Croft

How Rhianna Pratchett helped reboot Tomb Raider.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Rise of the Tomb Raider on PS4

Improved over Xbox One, but PC still offers the definitive experience.

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There's a Tomb Raider Barbie doll

Ken you believe it.

"A new Tomb Raider game is coming" says Square Enix

"Our journey together will begin with a major event in 2018."

Digital FoundryRise of the Tomb Raider shines in HDR on Xbox One X

And Digital Foundry has the gameplay capture to prove it.

New Tomb Raider film gets first trailer

Better than the poster.

Digital FoundryHow Rise of the Tomb Raider on Xbox One X improves over PS4 Pro

UPDATE: Screenshot and video comparison assets added to the analysis.

Meanwhile, Square Enix just reported huge sales and profits

FF15 and Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 do well.

Here's what Lara Croft looks like in the new Tomb Raider movie

Starring Alicia Vikander as "a bike courier, barely making the rent".

FeatureWriting Lara Croft

How Rhianna Pratchett helped reboot Tomb Raider.

Next Tomb Raider game leaks after someone leaves laptop open on the subway

And it's not being helmed by regular developer Crystal Dynamics.

Digital FoundryInput lag issues fixed on PS4 Rise of the Tomb Raider

Patch 1.04 improves gameplay, optimises PS4 Pro performance.

Rise of the Tomb Raider - Croft Manor: Blood Ties walkthrough and guide

Solve every puzzle and find every collectible in the Blood Ties story expansion.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Rise of the Tomb Raider on PS4

Improved over Xbox One, but PC still offers the definitive experience.

Rise of the Tomb Raider walkthrough and guide

Our comprehensive guide to Rise of the Tomb Raider on PS4, Xbox One and PC.

FeatureWatch: We attempt to survive the wilderness in Rise of the Tomb Raider

Ian and Aoife livestream the new PS4 version from 4pm.

Digital FoundryRise of the Tomb Raider: the first PS4 Pro vs PC graphics comparison

Head-to-head video highlights the strengths and weaknesses of the 4K console experience.

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry: Hands on with PS4 Rise of the Tomb Raider

UPDATE: PlayStation 4 video shows Croft Manor, endurance co-op and a 'nightmare' zombie mode.

Next Tomb Raider movie sets 2018 release date

Catch a midnight screening on the Ides of March.

PC game-security company Denuvo downplays alleged Rise of the Tomb Raider crack

A crack in its impregnable armour or wishful thinking?

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Rise of the Tomb Raider on PC

UPDATED: PC performance analysis video added.

Rise of the Tomb Raider's Baba Yaga DLC due next week

UPDATE: Will be available for PC at launch.

Square Enix exec quits after decade at Crystal Dynamics

Darrell Gallagher done with Tomb Raider developer.

Rise of the Tomb Raider reveals Baba Yaga DLC in new trailer

Due in January, included in the Season Pass.

Fallout 4 tops UK chart, launch sales 200% up on New Vegas

Rise of the Tomb Raider sidles to fourth.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Rise of the Tomb Raider on Xbox 360

Ten-year-old hardware hosts a cutting-edge game - and it's a superb conversion.

Microsoft is chucking snow at people strung up on a billboard to promote Tomb Raider

UPDATE: It's over. We have a "winner" - and he's from Durham.

How Twitch viewers can change your Rise of the Tomb Raider game

You can earn credits just for watching, too.

Digital FoundryTech Analysis: Rise of the Tomb Raider

Digital Foundry on what works and what doesn't in November's big Xbox exclusive.

Rise of the Tomb Raider review

Plunder the influence.

How Rise of the Tomb Raider's microtransactions work

Buy packs of Expedition Cards for mission modifiers.

FeaturePhil Spencer on Xbox's big year

The importance of exclusives, PC, VR and more.

Rise of the Tomb Raider details emerge

Adds advanced AI, more dynamic environments and crafting.

Tomb Raider mini-series is in the works

Will serve as a prequel to the next game and movie.

Square Enix confirms Microsoft will publish Rise of the Tomb Raider

New statement suggests significant investment from Microsoft.

FeatureTomb Raider, Vita's no-show and the mystery of 10m PS4 sales

Our Gamescom interview with Sony's Shuhei Yoshida.

FeatureSnake moves with the times, Lara doesn't

The Tomb Raider deal dominated headlines, but Metal Gear's move onto Steam is the true harbinger.

Microsoft confirms Rise of the Tomb Raider Xbox exclusivity deal "has a duration"

"I don't know where else Tomb Raider goes," Phil Spencer says.

Rise of the Tomb Raider is coming to both Xbox One and Xbox 360

It's not an Xbox One exclusive after all! Well, kind of.

Rise of the Tomb Raider exclusive to Xbox One

Microsoft snaps up Lara's return in holiday 2015. Does not appear to be timed.

Amazon lists Rise of the Tomb Raider for PS3, Xbox 360

Next-gen Tomb Raider also coming to last-gen?