Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Square Enix, Eidos Montreal

Strong Man
OpenCritic Rating
80
Top Critic Average
69%
Critics Recommend
Based on 164 critic reviews
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Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Rating Summary

Based on 164 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

80

Top Critic Average

69%

Critics Recommend

Based on 164 critic reviews
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Shadow of the Tomb Raider Reviews Summary

Exploration Gameplay
Cinematic Experience
More of the Same

Summary: Shadow of the Tomb Raider closes out the reboot trilogy with style, and while some critics felt that it was "more of the same," others hailed it as an outstanding end cap to a special series.

General Information

Available on:PCSep 14, 2018
PlayStation 4Sep 14, 2018
Xbox OneSep 14, 2018

Developer: Eidos Montreal

Publisher: Square Enix

Genres: Action, RPG

Survive and Thrive In the Deadliest Place on Earth: Master an unforgiving jungle setting in order to survive. Explore underwater environments filled with crevasses and deep tunnel systems. Become One With the Jungle: Outgunned and outnumbered, Lara must use the jungle to her advantage. Strike suddenly and disappear like a jaguar, use mud as camouflage, and instill fear in enemies to sow chaos. Discover Dark and Brutal Tombs: Tombs are more terrifying than ever before, requiring advanced traversal techniques to reach them, and once inside they are filled with deadly puzzles. Uncover Living History: Discover a hidden city and explore the biggest hub space ever found in a Tomb Raider game.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider Reviews

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Eurogamer

No Recommendation / Blank
Eurogamer

Slick and overly downbeat, Lara's latest sees the reboot trilogy end just as it began.

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A greater focus on raiding tombs, and massively improved stealth combat, make this one of Lara Croft's best modern adventures.

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Shadow of the Tomb Raider offers up a powerful finale to Lara Croft's origin trilogy.

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Metro GameCentral

GameCentral
8 / 10
Metro GameCentral

It's only a small step forward from the last game but this is the most successful attempt so far to modernise Tomb Raider, even if the storytelling still has problems.

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