If you need a reminder of how far video games have come since the mid-90s, look no further than OpenTomb. Over the past four years, a handful of devoted developers have been rebuilding the original five Tomb Raider games from scratch, and the City of Vilcabamba level is available in your browser right now (heads up, game audio auto-plays from that link). Via: Polygon
Fancy a quick jaunt with Lara Croft before she got all fancy and realistic? With Timur Gagiev’s OpenLara project, that adventure is just a click away. Read more...
A group of independent developers, OpenTomb, is looking to recreate the first five Tomb Raider games for browsers.
The original Tomb Raider may not have aged all too well, but it definitely remains an important title in the PS1's library. Not only was it one of the first mainstream titles to feature a female lead, it also introduced gamers to the concept of massive scale puzzle solving that was never seen before. Show More Summary
May's free Xbox Games with Gold lineup has been revealed, and there's plenty to like — especially if you're partial to Star Wars or Tomb Raider....
For nearly a decade, common sense has dictated that most people don’t need a standalone graphics card in their computer. Gamers need them to make rich titles like Rise of the Tomb Raider hum, and some professionals, like video editors and 3D designers, need them to take the pain out of rendering huge multimedia files.… Read more...
Happy Easter, everyone! Depending on where you live in the world, you may got an extra-long weekend this week (apologies if you don’t!) — thereby giving you a bit more time to check out the week’s top apps. So what to pick? Check out our selection of the week’s most important apps and app updates […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Hannah John-Kamen, who is also in Steven Spielberg’s upcoming sci-fi film Ready Player One, has just been cast in Tomb Raider as lead actress Alicia Vikander’s flatmate and best friend. MGM and Warner Bros are co-producing the film. GK Films had previously acquired the film rights in 2011 from Square Enix Ltd. Show More Summary
Back in 2015, Square Enix Montreal released Tomb Raider GO, an audacious attempt to reimagine the Lara Croft franchise by turning it into a fun, turn-based isometric puzzle game. By all rights, it totally shouldn’t have worked, but it did — and the results were excellent. Now the game has been given an overhaul with […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Sony has kicked off its annual Easter Sale on the European PlayStation Store, and you can save up to 60% on select PlayStation 3, PS4 and Vita titles. Games such as Battlefield 1, Overwatch, Rise of the Tomb Raider are marked down, alongside digital only titles such as Ark: Survival Evolved – Founder’s Edition, Unravel, […]
Now THAT’S the Lara Croft I remember. Stuff like this is why you can’t even be mad at the internet. Looks like someone decided to take the set photo from the new Tomb Raider movie starring Alicia Vikander (a.k.a my future life partner)...Show More Summary
Warner Bros. shared the first images from the upcoming Tomb Raider production and the internet FINALLY has the ability to talk about this movie without using [...] The post First look at the NEW Tomb Raider movie appeared first on The Movie Blog.
Lara Croft hasn’t been on the big screen since 2003, but with a rebooted video game series well underway, we were past due. Based on the new games, starting with Tomb Raider in 2013, the movie reboot will star Alicia Vikander as Lara...Show More Summary
Angelina Jolie is the latest victim of Sherry Lansing's tell-all Hollywood memoir.
Angelina Jolie’s rebellious past almost affected her legendary career.
Angelina Jolie didn’t have an easy time landing her starring role in Lara Croft: Tomb Raider. According to an excerpt from an upcoming biography about film executive Sherry Lansing published in THR, the then 24-year-old actress had to agree to drug testing and mental wellness checks during filming. Even though the film’s director Simon West [...]
As a new Lara Croft (Alicia Vikander) gears up, details about the first tomb raider are being unearthed, including that Angelina Jolie agreed to be tested for drugs to land the role. In her upcoming memoir, former Paramount studio head...Show More Summary
Alicia Vikander definitely looks perfect as Lara Croft.