Tomb Raider: Underworld Features

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Preview: The Tomb Raider series has had more ups and downs that an astronaut in space. The franchise has gone from money gorging powerhouse to...

The Tomb Raider series has had more ups and downs that an astronaut in space. The franchise has gone from money gorging powerhouse to laughing stock. Its protagonist has gone through more plastic surgery than Jordan. Yet here we are in 2008 with another Tomb Raider game on the horizon and a private showing in London. We were ushered behind closed doors, plied with mineral water and...

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Preview: Underworld represents only the second next-generation update for the Tomb Raider franchise with original content.

We've come to expect only so much from yearly increments to established franchises; a few tweaks here, a new lighting effect there, and on the surface the new Tomb Raider title seems to play wholeheartedly into that particular creative trap. Thankfully, as Underworld represents only the second next-generation update for the Tomb Raider franchise with original...