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Rise Of The Tomb Raider Dominated Xbox, New Screenshots Reveal The PC Release Date

Following Rise of the Tomb Raider’s highly successful release exclusively for Xbox One and Xbox 360, today Square Enix announced that the game will be available for Windows 10 and Steam on January 28, 2016.

Bringing the game’s thrilling narrative and perilous environments to PC in stunning new detail, developers Crystal Dynamics and Nixxes Software added numerous features, including Windows 10 support and 4K resolution. 

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Rise Of The Tomb Raider Reveals In-depth Details About The Planned DLC And Gameplay

Back in October, Xbox and Crystal Dynamics revealedhow the single player experience will be extended inRise of the Tomb Raider and last night at The Game Awards we got our first look at Baba Yaga: The Temple of the Witch, one of the major content packs coming early next year via the Season Pass or as standalone DLC.

In addition to Baba Yaga: The Temple of the Witch, fans can also look forward to two other considerable additions to Rise of the Tomb Raider with Endurance Mode (available Dec. 29) and Cold Darkness Awakened (available in 2016) along with a slew of new outfits, weapons and expedition cards to personalize and extend fans experience in the main campaign. Continue reading Rise Of The Tomb Raider Reveals In-depth Details About The Planned DLC And Gameplay

Rise Of The Tomb Raider Introduces Interactive Twitch Features For Your Audience

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With the release of the highly-anticipated Rise of the Tomb Raider today, Crystal Dynamics, Twitch and Xbox are pleased to announce a collaboration that brings two exciting and innovative features to Rise of the Tomb Raider on Xbox One.

These interactive features will heighten player engagement with the game, keep the Twitch experience fresh for both streamers and viewers, and are available now.
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Today, Rise Of The Tomb Raider Launches Exclusively On Xbox For The Holidays

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Today, Xbox and Crystal Dynamics launched the highly-anticipated Rise of the Tomb Raider, with the game releasing across Europe, and Japan later this week.

Exclusive to Xbox in holiday 2015, the latest installment in the critically-acclaimed franchise from developer Crystal Dynamics takes gaming’s most iconic heroine – Lara Croft – on an epic journey that sees her become more than a survivor and embark on her first tomb raiding expedition. Continue reading Today, Rise Of The Tomb Raider Launches Exclusively On Xbox For The Holidays

Rise Of The Tomb Raider Unveils Their Final Episode Of Woman Vs Wild

The final episode of the Rise of the Tomb Raider video series “Woman Vs. Wild” premieres today. Each episode has offered a deep dive into the gameplay mechanics central to Lara Croft’s journey of destiny and discovery in Rise of the Tomb Raider.

Great risk yields great rewards in Rise of the Tomb Raider’s deadly tombs. The third and final episode of “Woman Vs. Wild” details the new translation system, examines nested environmental puzzles, and previews the devious challenge tombs that reward players with ancient abilities.
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Rise Of The Tomb Raider Features “I Shall Rise”, An Original Song By Karen O Which Can Be Heard In The Launch Trailer

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With the upcoming release of the highly-anticipated Rise on the Tomb Raider, Xbox and Crystal Dynamics announced a collaboration with Yeah Yeah Yeahs frontwoman and Academy Award-nominated musician Karen O which will bring an original song created expressly for the game to fans worldwide. 

Entitled “I Shall Rise,” not only will the track be featured in the game, but it is the soundtrack to both the launch trailer and the global TV campaign for Rise of the Tomb Raider, and has been released digitally today on iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon and a variety of other streaming or download services where music is available.

Inspired by Lara Croft’s fight to survive a hostile world and discover the secret of immortality, and exuding the gravity and theatrical presentation ofRise of the Tomb Raider, “I Shall Rise” is Karen O’s first original song for a video game, and follows her successful integration within popular films such as her Academy Award nominated original Moon Song for Spike Jonze’s film Her, the soundtrack of Where the Wild Things Are, and her cover of Led Zeppelin’s Immigrant Song for the David Fincher adaptation of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.
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Woman Vs. Wild Explores The Guerilla Combat Options Available To You In Rise Of The Tomb Raider

In preparation of the November 10th Xbox release of Rise of the Tomb Raider, the team has put together a weekly webseries entitled “Woman vs. Wild” that’ll focus on highlighting the core gameplay mechanics that are central to Lara Croft’s journey of destiny and discovery.

In the second episode of Woman Vs. Wild, the team examines the guerilla combat options available to Lara to help her survive the uncompromising wilderness of Siberia. Harsh environments and deadly predators aren’t the only challenges Lara will face on her journey to find the Lost City of Kitezh. Trinity forces have occupied the region, and are both well-equipped and well-armed; sporting high-tech weaponry, advanced armor, and a willingness to kill anyone standing between them and the secret of immortality.

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Square Enix Reveals The Collectors Edition For Rise Of The Tomb Raider

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Square Enix Inc. today announced a collector’s edition for Rise of the Tomb Raider® that is available exclusively from the Square Enix e-store and the Official Tomb Raider store.

The collector’s edition is packed with valuable memorabilia, including a 12 inch tall statue of Lara Croft that depicts her search for answers on her first tomb raiding expedition, a model of the jade necklace that was Lara’s first archeological discovery, and a collectible steel book case. Continue reading Square Enix Reveals The Collectors Edition For Rise Of The Tomb Raider

Games With Gold Free Games Lineup For September 2015

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Earlier we received an update from Sony revealing the free games on PS Plus for the month of September, today Microsoft is following suit and revealing the games we’ll be receiving with out Games With Gold Membership.
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Get An Inside Look Into Dark Storm: Ascension With My Exclusive Q&A With Lead Writer Christopher Lee Buckner

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Yesterday I had the pleasure of sharing the very exciting news that Fenrir Studios has launched the Kickstarter campaign for Dark Storm: Ascension, their upcoming open world stealth action title that promises to become the next major entry into the genre. As a part of their Kickstarter campaign, Fenrir Studios provided us with an in depth look at their story and the world that they’ve created. Just in case you happened to miss it, here it is

However today we’re looking to bring you a whole new level of insight into Dark Storm: Ascension as I had the great pleasure of interviewing Christopher Lee Buckner, the Lead Writer that has been responsible for creating the deeply immersive story.

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