EIDOS DATES ANNIVERSARY
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[ October 24th 2007 ]
Interactive Ltd., one of the world's leading
publishers and developers of entertainment software,
today announced that the North American ship date
Croft Tomb Raider: Anniversary for the Wii
home video game system will be November 13, 2007.
With over three hours of exclusive new content
in the Wii version of the game, this will mark
the first time that Lara
Croft appears on the next generation console.
Raider franchise is one of the most successful
of all time with over 32 million copies sold to
date. Capturing classic memories and experiences,
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Anniversary brings to
life the celebrated game that started the journey
over a decade ago and is now newly realized with
vastly improved graphics and next generation gameplay
Croft Tomb Raider: Anniversary for the Wii brings
Lara to the next level by enabling an unrivalled
hands-on experience for fans of the franchise
and new adopters. Taking full advantage of the
unique Wii RemoteT and NunchukT controllers, the
game delivers the most hands-on action adventure
for the system with flick of the wrists controls,
an active aim combat system and more.
Lara to the Wii platform has allowed us to creatively
expand the Tomb Raider experience and add some
really exciting and brand new game play elements"
said Morgan Gray, senior producer, Crystal Dynamics.
"The additional content, cryptic challenges and
motion sensitive puzzle solving require much more
involved input from the player."
features include; hands on challenges, an archaeologist's
tool kit, a new remote flashlight and more exclusive
new content. The new tool kit allows players to
break through walls, take charcoal rubbings and
uncover important clues buried in dense layers
of ancient rock. Players will also be able to
twist the Wii remote to illuminate dark areas
with Lara Croft's new remote flashlight uncovering
secrets hidden in the dark.
marks two important developments in the gaming
industry: the coming of age of a classic franchise
and the first time gamers get to physically emulate
the Tomb Raider icon," said Robert Lindsey, executive
vice president of sales and marketing, Eidos,
Inc. "Tomb Raider: Anniversary for the Wii will
be an essential key addition to game libraries
this holiday season."