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MICROSOFT: Rise of the Tomb Raider is an Xbox exclusive

Microsoft has revealed that the next Tomb Raider game will be an Xbox exclusive. Darrel Gallagher, head of studios at developer Crystal Dynamics, came on-stage during Microsoft’s Gamescom presentation to reveal that the next Lara Croft-starring adventure would be released during the Holiday 2015 period, only on Xbox platforms. The …

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Square Enix Europe is moving offices

Publisher Square Enix is moving its European HQ. The firm is leaving its long-term home in Wimbledon and moving to a Central London location, specifically: 240 Blackfriars (SE1). It will take over two floors at the new offices and is designed to create a ‘dynamic and vibrant space for the …

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Another Lara Croft game unveiled

Square Enix has announced its second Lara Croft game of the day: Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris.The game is the sequel to the critically popular digital game, Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light. The title is developed by Crystal Dynamics and will launch on PS4, Xbox One …

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XBOX: Rise of the Tomb Raider unveiled

Rise of the Tomb Raider has been revealed at this year’s E3 Microsoft Press Briefing. According to the trailer at the event the title is set to come out in Holiday 2015. That’s Q4 to us Brits. The title is a follow up to Square Enix’s 2013 reboot of the …

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Final Fantasy and Tomb Raider send Square Enix forecasts upwards

Square Enix has revised its full year fiscal forecasts upwards on the back of a better-than-expected performance from a number or recent releases. Strong sales of rejuvenated RPG Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn and Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD were both credited, as well as PS4 and Xbox One release …

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Digital prices for Thief and Tomb Raider halved on Xbox One

Microsoft’s new policy of competing with the High Street is continuing with some new Xbox One deals on Xbox Live. Both Thief and Tomb Raider are to have their prices cut by 50 per cent on the service, meaning they will be available for 25 a piece. In addition, 33 …

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Former Tomb Raider, Call of Duty devs form indie studio Tangentlemen

Tomb Raider creator Toby Gard has banded an impressive team of industry veterans together to form new indie studio, Tangentlemen. The studio’s website states Gard and Cory Davis, known for his work at TimeGate Studios and Monolith, have taken on the roles of co-creative directors. General manager and head of …

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Tomb Raider has finally "exceeded profit expectations"

A year after it was released the Tomb Raider reboot has at last exceeded Square Enix’s sales estimates. The game famously fell short of what the publisher had hoped for last year despite selling 3.4m copies in its first three weeks. Now it has not only passed targets but looks …

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