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Square Enix has confirmed that it is developing a "next-generation Tomb Raider sequel".

The news follows reports last week revealing that an upcoming comic book series would continue the tale of Lara Croft and "lead directly" into a sequel.

Introducing himself on the publisher's blog, Square Enix America & Europe CEO Phil Rogers said that he is "excited to reveal that we are well into development on a next-generation Tomb Raider sequel – something you may have heard about recently!"

The PS4 & Xbox One title is expected to be in development at Crystal Dynamics alongside a new IP.

The developer teased that its next gen title would be revealed "soon" back in May.

Tomb Raider released in March, selling 3.4m copies within its first four weeks.


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Sorry, you can't be too careful. Still, I should have picked up on that ;)

Posted 09:02 on 02 August 2013

Syme@ Grammartron

I'd hoped the 3 exclamation points would make it clear it was a joke about that, but I guess this is the internet so it wouldn't have stood out as odd.
Posted 00:04 on 02 August 2013
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Where does it say PS4 and X1 specifically? All I can see is "next-gen".
Posted 20:37 on 01 August 2013
Clockpunk's Avatar


Hmmmmmm... I get the feeling that it won't hit 360/PS3 as well... :-/

Fingers crossed it involves the tomb of Qin Shi Huang (terracota army, huge underground complex filled with traps - including a giant flowing lake of mercury...). Either way, looking forward to seeing more TR, even if it means single player DLC for the first is now even less likely...
Posted 17:40 on 01 August 2013


The sales were actually very good in fact, just not up to the mental cheese-dream numbers that Square Enix had forecast.
Posted 17:25 on 01 August 2013


They're making a sequel after the sales figures of the last game were so disastrous?!!!
Posted 17:08 on 01 August 2013

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Release Date: 05/03/2013
Developer: Crystal Dynamics
Publisher: Square Enix
Genre: Action
Rating: PEGI 18+
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