CRYSTAL DYNAMICS Celebrates 25 Years

Award-Winning Studio Gives Back To the Community and Revisits its Extensive History

REDWOOD SHORES, CA (July 18, 2017) –  This July marks the 25th anniversary for Crystal Dynamics, the studio behind the critically acclaimed and world-famous TOMB RAIDER franchise which has sold over 58 million copies globally.  In celebration, the studio has organized a series of charitable events and activities that takes us on a trip down memory lane, commemorating Crystal’s 25 years of producing unforgettable experiences. read more

TOMB RAIDER Honored by Guinness World Records for Most Magazine Covers & Record Breaking Cosplayers in Single Venue

Lara Croft Has Graced a Total of 1,400 Covers and Broke the Record of 250 Cosplayers in a Single Venue

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (October 31, 2016) –  Crystal Dynamics and Square Enix® celebrate Lara Croft®’s Guinness World Records win for ‘Most Magazine Covers for a Videogame Character’ and ‘Largest Gathering Of People Dressed As Lara Croft’ alongside a one-of-a-kind feature in the Guinness World Records Gamer’s Edition next year.

The Tomb Raider franchise is a two-decade strong cultural phenomenon which follows the globetrotting action-adventures of celebrated archaeologist Lara Croft. read more

Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration Review for PS4

This is Gaming Cypher’s PS4 review, done by Hemal Patel, of Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration by Crystal Dynamics and Square Enix.

It has been almost a year wait for Playstation 4 gamers to play the highly anticipated sequel in rebooted life of Lara Croft. I always liked the previous Tomb Raider, finding ancient secrets, catacombs and treasures, peeking inside the history and solving puzzles to advance through the level. read more

Iconic TOMB RAIDER Franchise Celebrates 20 Years with Powerful Music Video

New York Comic Con October 6, 2016—In celebration and honor of Rise of the Tomb Raider, the 20 Year Celebration Anniversary of the iconic Tomb Raider franchise, Crystal Dynamics has teamed up with Player Piano, the popular viral YouTube music series created by Sonya Belousova, one of the most accomplished young composers and recording artists, on an epic new Tomb Raider-inspired music video that just had its World Premiere Thursday at New York Comic Con. read more

Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration Woman Vs. Wild Episode #4 Croft Manor Video

Woman Vs. Wild returns with an inside look at Croft Manor, part of the all-new Blood Ties story coming to Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration on October 11th. When Lara’s ownership of the manor is contested, she must explore the estate for proof that she’s the rightful heir or lose it for good. This episode of Woman Vs. Wild provides a sneak peek at the Croft family home where Lara will uncover lost secrets and confront her past head-on. read more

Rise of the Tomb Raider 20 Year Celebration gamescom Theater Demo Video Released

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (August 30, 2016) – Crystal Dynamics has released the Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration gamescom theater demo. In Rise of the Tomb Raider, Lara becomes more than a survivor, and embarks on her first Tomb Raiding expedition in search of the secret of immortality. She’ll explore a vast and hostile world, engage in guerilla combat, and discover deadly tombs. read more

Tomb Raider 20th Anniversary Celebration Announced by PLAY Expo Manchester

Manchester’s Biggest Gaming Expo Honours Legendary Gaming Series with Unmissable Weekend of Activity

Manchester, England – PLAY Expo Manchester, the largest video game expo in the North of England, announced today a huge roster of events, taking place throughout the weekend, celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Tomb Raider with a one-time-only series of events, proving unmissable for fans of the franchise.  read more