After uncovering an ancient mystery, Lara Croft embarks on a journey throughout the most treacherous and remote regions of the world to find the secret of immortality. Forming powerful new alliances and relying on her intellect and survival skills, Lara will ultimately embrace her fate as the Tomb Raider. Featuring epic, high-octane action moments set in the most beautifully hostile environments on earth, Rise of the Tomb Raider delivers a cinematic survival action adventure where you will join Lara Croft on her first tomb raiding expedition and witness the rise of an icon.
Reboots can be a tricky thing. On one hand, when you're rebooting a game or franchise, you'll get a few noticeable upgrades such as a new graphics engine, new game mechanics, etc. On the flip side though, you have to keep your older fanbase in mind. Altering and changing things up too much could alienate fans that loved the previous games. Just look at Thief. For Crystal Dynamics, the reboot of Tomb Raider seemed to go rather well. The action and suspense was always high, the gunplay and bow mechanics were great, and the character herself got a great origin story that nearly made us feel her pain the whole way through. Rise of the Tomb Raider is a follow-up to said reboot, and of course with a sequel, you have to go bigger, you have to be better. Thankfully, Rise... Read Review