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News: Budding Archaeologists Descend on Tomb Raider in Droves

Budding Archaeologists Descend on Tomb Raider in Droves

One million players step into the unknown

Things are finally looking up for Lara Croft. After months spent stranded on a desert island, the famous protagonist is finally getting her reward – by sharing her journey to Hell and back with throngs of players across the globe. Posting on Twitter, brand director Karl Stewart beamed that over one million...

News: Just Cause 3 Teaser Takes a Giant Leap of Faith

Just Cause 3 Teaser Takes a Giant Leap of Faith

Is it a bird?

Swedish developer Avalanche Studios appears to be teasing Just Cause 3. Company founder Christofer Sundberg posted the above image to Twitter yesterday evening, with the accompanying hashtag “Year of the Avalanche”. In response to a fan, the outspoken executive later insinuated that the game may be announced at E3 later this...

News: Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX Will Cuddle PS3 This Year

Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX Will Cuddle PS3 This Year

It's a kind of magic

Square Enix will conjure Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX onto Western store shelves later this year, the publisher has revealed. The hotly anticipated PlayStation 3 exclusive will collate upgraded versions of the PlayStation 2 favourites Kingdom Hearts Final Mix and Kingdom Hearts Re:Chain of Memories onto a single Blu-ray disc...

News: New Final Fantasy Title to Be Revealed at E3 2013

New Final Fantasy Title to Be Revealed at E3 2013

Oh Square Enix, you tease

During all the excitement of new game announcements at today's PlayStation press conference, Final Fantasy brand director, Shinji Hashimoto, took to the stage to sneak in a couple of words about a new Final Fantasy game which will be unveiled at E3 this year. With not even a glimpse of gameplay footage, or even a...

News: Final Fantasy X HD Sure Looks Snazzy on PlayStation Vita

Final Fantasy X HD Sure Looks Snazzy on PlayStation Vita

Tidus waves

After a prolonged hiatus spanning almost a year, Square Enix has finally revealed the first footage of Final Fantasy X HD for PlayStation Vita. During a surprise press conference overnight, the publisher apologised for the game’s delay, and promised that a release date for the hotly anticipated PlayStation 2 remaster would be announced...

News: Square Enix Strings Up Stunning Tomb Raider Footage

Square Enix Strings Up Stunning Tomb Raider Footage

Survival instincts

Square Enix has released a brand new 11 minute gameplay video of Tomb Raider, complete with walkthrough narration from Noah Hughes, the title's creative director. The video – entitled 'Monastery Escape' – shows protagonist Lara Croft using the world to her advantage, as she stealthily snares enemies on her way across the map...

News: Tomb Raider's Journey Concludes, Reboot Goes Gold

Tomb Raider's Journey Concludes, Reboot Goes Gold

Beside the seaside

You'll be able to protect vulnerable heroine Lara Croft for yourself in just a few short weeks, as developer Crystal Dynamics has confirmed that its upcoming Tomb Raider reboot has finally gone gold. The title will sail, crash, and wash up on store shelves on 5th March in North America and Europe. You can’t beat a nice...

News: Stylish Hitman HD Trilogy Trailer Dons a Cunning Disguise

Stylish Hitman HD Trilogy Trailer Dons a Cunning Disguise

You're already dead

With the release of the Hitman HD Trilogy nearing swifter than a blow to the brain, Square Enix has deployed the title’s official launch trailer in the space below. The compilation promises over 75 hits and more than 40 levels across three re-mastered PlayStation 2 campaigns. You’ll also unlock access to the previously...

News: Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX's Box Art Is Pretty Goofy

Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX's Box Art Is Pretty Goofy

A kind of magic

With the re-master’s Japanese release imminent, publisher Square Enix has revealed the box art for the wordy Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX. The pack shot leads with Sora, Donald Duck, and Goofy, while Riku and Mickey are relegated to the upper corners. Rumours of a Western release of the PlayStation 3 exclusive hit fever pitch...

News: Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Strikes This Fall

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Strikes This Fall

Lace and paper flowers

The countdown to the end of the world will begin this fall, when Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII thunders onto store shelves. The ambiguous release window was revealed by publisher Square Enix earlier today, alongside an extended trailer which features Final Fantasy XIII-2 hero Noel. Despite the impending apocalypse,...

News: Square Enix Promises Final Fantasy X HD Answers Soon

Square Enix Promises Final Fantasy X HD Answers Soon

Dry your eyes

Don’t worry, Square Enix has not cancelled Final Fantasy X HD. Well, not yet anyway. Responding to a fan request on Twitter, the company noted that “the world will get answers” about the hotly anticipated PlayStation 3 and Vita port soon. It’s the first time that the title has been mentioned since February, when producer Shinji...

News: Here's Your First Look at Tomb Raider's Multiplayer Mode

Here's Your First Look at Tomb Raider's Multiplayer Mode

Uncharted addition

Assuming you’re patient enough to sit through a slew of developer interviews, you'll be able to get your first glimpse of Tomb Raider’s controversial multiplayer mode courtesy of the video embedded below. Unsurprisingly, the online add-on – in development at Eidos Montreal – looks like it’s taken more than a few ideas...

News: Deus Ex Developer Crafting Tomb Raider Multiplayer

Deus Ex Developer Crafting Tomb Raider Multiplayer

Sticks and stones

As originally reported yesterday, Crystal Dynamics’ upcoming Tomb Raider reboot will be bolstered by an online multiplayer component. The mode – which was confirmed by, er, Official Xbox Magazine – is in development at Eidos Montreal, the team behind Deus Ex: Human Revolution.

Rumour: Tomb Raider to Take the Fight for Survival Online

Tomb Raider to Take the Fight for Survival Online

Tales from the crypt

Lara Croft’s desperate pursuit for survival may take a trip through Ethernet cables and routers, as UK retailer GAME appears to have leaked a top-secret multiplayer mode for Crystal Dynamics’ upcoming Tomb Raider reboot. The information – which has been hastily yanked – explained that you will be able to "play a variety...