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Is it actually Tomb Raider this time or Tomb Maker 2: Rambo (2008)
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Originally Posted by geoxile View Post

Is it actually Tomb Raider this time or Tomb Maker 2: Rambo (2008)

Not sure what you're getting at? You thought Tomb Raider 2013 was dumbed down (less puzzles or whatever) vs the classic Tomb Raider games, or you have a problem with Tomb Raider Underworld?
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Is it actually Tomb Raider this time or Tomb Maker 2: Rambo (2008)

Funny, but the tomb raider reboot sold more copies than any previous one in the series, and obviously revitalized a dying ip. The reboot has given the IP another 5 years at least.
post #34 of 83
I think Rise of the Tomb Raider has more puzzles.

The puzzles in Tomb Raider (2013) were all hidden in optional temples sadly.

So far the reviews look great. I will definitely grab it on PC come April 2016 and the game is in a good technical state smile.gif
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PC, please.
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I couldn't get into the reboot but this one sounds pretty darn good. I don't see why people are drooling over the graphics, though.
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This x100, PS4 and Xbox One are far too weak. They should of put a GPU similar to a 7950 into the consoles, not a 7750 and a 7790...

PS4 is more like a 7870, which ironically is what you have in your sig rig...
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Why does that article even exist? Is it a review? It's a handful of paragraphs and even the Frame Test Video is just Digital Foundrys....

  • The majority of the game runs at 1920×1080,
  • the frame rate is solid most of the time
  • By and large, this game is a real looker. The animations look incredible, the lighting and geometry are completely believable, and Lara’s hair has never looked better


Shame....really hamstrung rolleyes.gif

Since they don't mind using DF's video, guess they don't mind a few extra "hamstrung" examples.
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  • Still, when it works (snow), it's perhaps the best implementation of deformable material we've seen yet.
  • The cut-scene sequences present in Rise of the Tomb Raider offer some of the most impressive visuals in the game....The results are mighty impressive and created some of the most nuances cinematic sequences we've seen to date. (oh boo hoo it's only 1440x1080p))

Performance issues? Step in line, welcome to 2015 for PS4/Xb1/PC....

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I don't see why people are drooling over the graphics, though.

It's barely an improvement on the last one.
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It's barely an improvement on the last one.

It looks better imo from the vids/screens ive seen and for surely seeing it in native 1080p/1440p/4k max settings + 60fps will make it look/feel alot better then console..Besides i would of picked it up for the xbox

Except i sold my console a few days ago...Consoles were ok but after gaming on a 1440p monitor and soon at 4k eh i couldnt stand to look at anything lower
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They need new gen consoles to release sooner rather than later. Way sooner than the gap between the previous gen.
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