Ridiculously great graphics.
Lara's world feels brutal, dangerous and frightening.
A lot of DIY gadgets.
Mediocre facial animation.
Occasional unwelcome QTE.
Not a bloody game.
Occasionally perhaps a bit too silly.
By TechSpot on March 12, 2013
Although this year's Tomb Raider reboot made our latest list of most anticipated PC games, I must admit that it was one of the games I was least looking forward to from a performance perspective. Previous titles in the franchise have received mixed...-
By PC Authority on May 16, 2013
Despite featuring one of gaming's most identifiable heroines, the Tomb Raider series has never been known for its storytelling. If anything, the attempts to impose a story on Lara Croft's adventures have tended to lead to the worst iterations of...100
By LanOC Reviews on April 09, 2013
I think Tomb Raider is a good game. I love the graphics and audio, and the story was interesting enough to keep my attention. The gameplay was pretty good for the most part, but the overuse of annoying quick time events frustrated me to no end. The open...-
By Strategy Informer on March 22, 2013
Reboots are a risky old business. Any media franchise can begin to grow old and tired, gimmicks and ideas that previously enthralled audiences leaving people cold - and videogames are no exception. There’s something else present in gaming, though...85
By Play TM on March 22, 2013
It has been a while since Lara Croft has graced out consoles. In the meantime Nathan Drake has wooed us with his roguish charm and reminded us what adventure gaming should be all about even if his nice-guy demeanour is at odds with his body...93
By GameSpot on March 13, 2013
Tomb Raider is an exhilarating action adventure that serves as a terrific origin story for the iconic Lara...85
By PCAdvisor on March 12, 2013
Tomb Raider is uneven, too obsessed with trying to be a movie and to copy its great rival Uncharted at the expense of, well, tomb raiding, but underneath the bluster it definitely contains a modernised take on the adventuring the series is known for.70
By NZGamer on March 12, 2013
It was when Lara Croft shot a would-be rapist through the mouth that I knew Tomb Raider was going to be different. It’s not often that a single moment in a video game forces you to sit back, pause, and think about what just happened. That moment,...-
By The Inquirer on March 12, 2013
The long awaited release is a prequel to the series enjoyed by a largely young male crowd for almost two decades, portraying the female protagonist at her most vulnerable. In Tomb Raider , Lara is a young lady of 21 years with no prior experience of...90
By New Game Network on March 11, 2013
Lara Croft has definitely returned, and fortunately, much like its protagonist, the Tomb Raider franchise hasn't changed, it has simply...93