1926. Tomb Raider Chronicles - STARLET LARA FLOUNDERS CATALOGUE
Lara Croft's summer cinematic debut failed to boost sales of Eidos's back catalogue of Tomb Raider computer games, the company said as it announced its quarterly results yesterday. Finance director Stuart Cruickshank said revenues from old Tomb Raider games which star Lara Croft, had improved after the film was released in the United States in June, but he added that the improvement was not material.
Last Updated: Sep 20, 2001
1927. Tomb Raider Chronicles - TOMB RAIDER FALLS TO #47
Paramount Pictures Lara Croft: Tomb Raider video-game adaptation, snatching just $86,022 in ticket sales revenue last week, dropped nine places to forty seven at the North American Box Office during the September 14-16 weekend.
Last Updated: Sep 16, 2001
1928. Tomb Raider Chronicles - BRITNEY TARGETS CONSOLE GENRE
Teenage bubble-gum queen Britney Spears is aiming to displace Core Design's hapless archaeologist Lara Croft from the video-game pedestal after signing a deal with computer games manufacturer THQ, People Magazine reports today.
Last Updated: Sep 15, 2001
1929. Tomb Raider Chronicles - AVERY CONTINUES WITH TOP COW
Fiona Avery has confirmed she will continue to work for Top Cow and Marvel comics during the foreseeable future, Cinescape Magazine reports today. The acclaimed writer will begin a 12-issue Tomb Raider Journeys maxi-series taking Lara Croft on a hero's journey with artist Drew Johnson beginning December 2001.
Last Updated: Sep 12, 2001
1930. Tomb Raider Chronicles - TOMB RAIDER MOVIE FALLS AT BOX OFFICE
Paramount Pictures Lara Croft: Tomb Raider motion picture starring Oscar winner Angelina Jolie as Core Designs British diva Lara Croft has been displaced a further two places at the North American Box Office generating $152,846 in ticket revenue - down 46% on last weekends figures - during the September 4-10 weekend.
Last Updated: Sep 11, 2001