Challenging game play.
Controls vastly improved over the original.
A solid remastering of a classic, with touched-up graphics and areas tweaked to support Laras new moves.
Automatically shifting camera angles can be frustrating.
Some puzzles are madly frustrating.
Slow pace compared to modern games.
Poor animal AI.
Finicky controls in some areas.
Combat can be annoying.
Troublesome third-person camera issues.
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By Custom PC on July 25, 2007
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By GameZone on July 20, 2007
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By Tech2 on July 07, 2007
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By Gameplay Monthly on June 30, 2007
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By OCModShop on June 23, 2007
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By PC Pro on June 22, 2007
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By V3.co.uk on June 21, 2007
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