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Lara's Back and Better than Ever!


Pros: State of the art graphics and sounds with a solid story.

Cons: If you're not into adventure games and solving puzzles, it may not tickle your fancy.

It’s hard to review Tomb Raider (2013) without providing a little history of why the game came to be, so let’s step into the wayback machine before I get into the game itself. When the character Lara Croft first appeared in the original Tomb Raider in 1996, she was possibly the most talked-about videogame character since Mario. Back then the PlayStation was just two-years new and there was no Xbox. There had never been a female protagonist like this one in a game. Lara could find lost artifacts like Indiana Jones, perform acrobatics like an Olympic gymnast and handle a pair of pistols like Clint Eastwood. No doubt, Lara Croft was a game-changer for PlayStation and the gaming industry....
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