Rise of the Tomb Raider for Xbox One
Xbox One

Rise of the Tomb Raider

Nov 10, 2015

Trailer, Gameplay, & Screenshots

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About this game

Developer: Crystal Dynamics
Content Rating: Mature

Summary

Lara Croft's experience of the supernatural on Yamatai has been covered up by the organization Trinity. In order to prove she is not insane Lara becomes obsessed with finding the truth behind myths around the world. Rise of the Tomb Raider follows Lara Croft and Jonah Maiava as they search Siberia for the ancient city Kitezh, built by the Grand Prince of Vladimir in the 13th century, which Lara believes holds some truth behind immortality. In a race against Trinity, a well funded organization interested in the supernatural, Lara must survive against humans, animals, and the environment in order to find the truth behind the myths and become who she was destined to be.

Gamer Reviews

2660 Reviews
9.01
whatoplay
3 reviews
7.57
Helloe
5.90
Dec 30, 2019

Controls are weird, story is bland.

Don’t recommend.

31
Sep 12, 2019

This game is definitely an improvement on the first. It takes the shortcomings the first game had and turns them around into something good while also taking the great stuff and making them even better. Although there isn't much to the story or the development of Lara as a character, it still managed to give me a good time.

30
iqjosue

iqjosue

Nov 29, 2019
9.50

Aggregate Gamer Reviews

Critic Reviews

60 Reviews
8.53
Adam BeckNov 09, 2015
Rise of the Tomb Raider is exactly what we needed. While there has been an influx of open world games over the last few years, Crystal Dynamics have been able to find a perfect balance of cinematic action and strong adventure elements. There are far more tombs to raid this time around, not to mention an open world filled with challenges, artifacts, documents and expansive story elements.
Mitchell SaltzmanNov 10, 2015
Despite the feelings of deja vu sprinkled throughout the 10-12 hour campaign and the flawed crafting system, Rise of the Tomb Raider is still a hell of a roller coaster ride, featuring fantastic gunplay, exceedingly clever puzzles, and a breathtaking world to explore. It may not rise above its 2013 predecessor, but it certainly meets it in the upper echelon of the third person shooter genre.
9.30
Lucy O'BrienNov 09, 2015
Rise of the Tomb Raider raises the bar set by Lara’s last outing with a rollicking adventure story, strong villains, gorgeous vistas, and smart puzzles – go off the main path to find the best stuff in dastardly optional tombs. Though the mandatory combat doesn’t distinguish itself with challenging enemies unless you crank up the difficulty, Lara’s newfound versatility on the battlefield makes fighting a lot more fun.

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