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GC: Tomb Raider images

GC: Tomb Raider images

Square-Enix released no less than 16 gigantic images of Tomb Raider. We don't know about you, but we can't wait to play the game.

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Commented on 2012-08-15 14:59:02
which one is pc images which one is ps3 or xbox360 ? can anyone tell me

image number 4 from left is nice if it's in game
Commented on 2012-08-15 15:16:30
I'll buy anything with a bow and arrow if it has iron sights free aim...
Commented on 2012-08-15 16:45:28
looking forward to this. the inspiration has gone full circle. more games like uncharted the better. hope it is close to being as good.
Commented on 2012-08-15 17:00:10
Looks like it's following Uncharted a bit much for me. I hope there's still heavy platforming/problem solving elements.. and it's not all a scripted action movie.
Commented on 2012-08-15 18:26:22
One of my most anticipated games of next year.

What I've heard, it should also have a semi open world with exploration, even tho the few gameplay clips suggest otherwise.
Commented on 2012-08-15 19:13:56 In reply to GriftGFX
Posted by GriftGFX
Looks like it's following Uncharted a bit much for me. I hope there's still heavy platforming/problem solving elements.. and it's not all a scripted action movie.
THIS

Uncharted is okay, if you want squishy controls tied to an elaborate state machine. I want spelunking, navigation and puzzles. This isn't "Tomb Raider", it's Hunger Games or some other survival trend bullshit.
Commented on 2012-08-15 19:38:29 In reply to KORNdog
Posted by KORNdog
looking forward to this. the inspiration has gone full circle. more games like uncharted the better. hope it is close to being as good.
dont agree with this at all. I love uncharted but i consider it more a 3rd person shooter than a platformer these days.. and i want a puzzle driven platformer from tomb raider..which i think uncharteds been increasingly stepping away from.

Also i want some actual skill involved in my platforming..not a feeling of simply pressing a button.

This looks to have adopted the story driven nature of uncharted but gone about it in a more adult themed fashion - something i'm all for.
Commented on 2012-08-15 20:27:57 In reply to bleachedsmiles
Posted by bleachedsmiles
dont agree with this at all. I love uncharted but i consider it more a 3rd person shooter than a platformer these days.. and i want a puzzle driven platformer from tomb raider..which i think uncharteds been increasingly stepping away from.

Also i want some actual skill involved in my platforming..not a feeling of simply pressing a button.

This looks to have adopted the story driven nature of uncharted but gone about it in a more adult themed fashion - something i'm all for.
Everything we've seen seems linear, story driven and, well...uncharted with lara croft....i'm open to being surprised by something other then that come release, but i doubt it'll happen. Which i'm fine with. Tomb raider needed a change, it was becoming too tired. This should be a nice jolt of electricity to the old girl.
Commented on 2012-08-15 23:58:59
hope this isn't just Uncharted with Lara Croft... i expect a little more (depth) of Tomb Raider than becoming just another generous 3rd-person-shooter
Commented on 2012-08-16 00:35:53 In reply to Darth82
Posted by Darth82
hope this isn't just Uncharted with Lara Croft... i expect a little more (depth) of Tomb Raider than becoming just another generous 3rd-person-shooter
A generous third person shooter sounds great...but just how generous would it be? Would it give you money if you needed it, even without asking?
Commented on 2012-08-16 02:43:23 In reply to twitchfactor
Posted by twitchfactor
THIS

Uncharted is okay, if you want squishy controls tied to an elaborate state machine. I want spelunking, navigation and puzzles. This isn't "Tomb Raider", it's Hunger Games or some other survival trend bullshit.
Pretty much agree, but I'm still holding out hope. They announced this as a huge semi open world, mature, survival exploration game with puzzles and platforming. So far, everything they have shown is linear corridor shooter sections, with loads of QTE for the platforming and cinematic elements.

A game like TR NEEDS to at least have the illusion of freedom and exploration, even if it isn't truly an "open world" game. I love the old feeling of exploring massive locations, and not knowing what is around the bend. Also, like you said, platforming that is more than jiggling my stick until the character climbs to the next level. Make me look for ledges.....make me plan my route and take a risk......make me.......actually suffer for failure once in a while. Bringing back some great puzzles would do a lot more for me than making a really "movie" like experience as well. The games industry really needs to get over this infatuation with making games more "movie" like, and embrace what makes the medium unique: dynamic interaction and an un-matchable sense of immersion.

Overall, I still have a glimmer of hope, but it fades with every QTE and linear path stacked with enemies they show...
Commented on 2012-08-16 10:57:54
I did not understand the situation, shorts would not be?
Commented on 2012-08-16 11:56:11 In reply to CEZARR
Posted by CEZARR
I did not understand the situation, shorts would not be?
huh? shorts would not be what? practical? warm? trousers?
Commented on 2012-08-16 12:05:49 In reply to KORNdog
Posted by KORNdog
A generous third person shooter sounds great...but just how generous would it be? Would it give you money if you needed it, even without asking?
oops, meant "generic" of course ^^
(sorry, english is not my natural language)

but as i said, i don't like every/lots of franchise/s to become a shooter, i like actionadventures with emphasis on adventure
Commented on 2012-08-17 10:24:47 In reply to KORNdog
Posted by KORNdog
huh? shorts would not be what? practical? warm? trousers?
Hot. Sexuality. You have no sense of humor or what?
Commented on 2012-08-17 10:42:05
I think it looks awesome.
Commented on 2012-08-17 11:28:16 In reply to CEZARR
Posted by CEZARR
Hot. Sexuality. You have no sense of humor or what?
you make no sense. it isn't my fault the translator you use it utterly shit

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