Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration
  • Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration

  • Playstation 4
  • Published by Square Enix
  • Developed by Crystal Dynamics
  • French release: Available
  • US release: Available
VIDEO | PS4 Thursday, November 10, 2016 | 5:15 PM
The other PS4 Pro modes of RofTR

Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration does not only feature 4K resolution on PS4 Pro, but ads 2 other graphics settings to choose from. You can either play the game with more details at 1080p/30fps or enhance the framerate (still at 1080p), by simply unlocking it. As you'll see, neither solution is absolutely perfect, but it's nice to be given the choice.

VIDEO | PS4 Thursday, November 10, 2016 | 12:50 PM
RotTR with much less aliasing

One of the technical issues which has made rise of the Tomb Raider less impressive in terms of visuals was the aliasing it suffered from, on PC and consoles. With the PS4 Pro and the 4K mode, Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration looks sharper, though it comes at a price as framerate is not always steady. That being said, the 2 other graphics modes (Enriched Visuals and High Framerate) are not all smooth either. it's especially disappointing with the High framerate mode, as it is clearly around 30 - or less - more than it is close to 60. We'll never understand why some people think that unsteady framerate is better than a perfectly locked 30 fps refresh rate.

VIDEO | PS4 Thursday, November 3, 2016 | 7:00 PM
Rise of the Tomb Raider: PS4 Pro Tech Video

Gary Snethen, Chief Technology Officer at Crystal Dynamics gives details regarding how the studio and Nixxes Software brought new enhancements to Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration for the PlayStation 4 Pro. A bit more details therefore about the 3 modes (4K Resolution, High Frame Rate et Enriched Visuals) along other enhancements. Jump inside for the 4-minute-long video at 4K and 30 Mbps.

GSY REVIEW | PC, PS4, Xbox One Monday, October 10, 2016 | 3:25 PM
We reviewed Rise of the Tomb Raider

PS4 owners have had to wait for a year before finally being able to play Rise of the Tomb Raider, but at least they are getting the full version, including all its DLC and a few bonuses.We have prepared a bunch of videos of Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration so you can see what to expect, so don't lose any of your precious time and check them out inside!

IMAGES | PS4 Tuesday, October 4, 2016 | 4:12 PM
Rise of the Tomb Raider new screens

Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration is launching next week so here is a new batch of screenshots. Square Enix announced that anyone who play the game (logged-in) anytime from launch until October 18th will receive 100,000 in-game credits. These can used to buy Expedition Card Packs which serve as modifiers in the extra game modes (full details here).

VIDEO | PS4 Friday, September 23, 2016 | 2:18 AM
Rise of the Tomb Raider: PS4 Pro Full Demo

Square Enix has released the full PS4 Pro demo of Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration which shows some new footage besides the two previous videos the publisher shared. As a bonus new artwork of the game from artist Andy Park.

VIDEO | PS4 Wednesday, September 14, 2016 | 4:25 PM
Rise of the Tomb Raider: Woman vs. Wild #4

With a month to go before the release of Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration, it's time for a new episode of Woman vs. Wild. More than four minutes to get a inside look at Croft Manor, part of the Blood Ties story add-on that will come with the game on October 11.

VIDEO | PS4 Thursday, September 8, 2016 | 3:43 AM
PSM: Tomb Raider shines in 4K

Also unveiled at the PlayStation Meeting, the first 4K footage from Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration now available in direct feed courtesy of Square Enix.
The publisher announced that the game will include three modes: 4K Resolution, High Framerate, and Enriched Visuals. The first one speaks for itself and will make the game run at 4K/30fps while HFR will run at 1080 and push the framerate above 30fps "with a target of 60 fps". The latter mode will keep the game at 1080p/30fps but will enhance graphical features of the title.

TRAILER | PS4 Thursday, September 8, 2016 | 3:31 AM
PSM: PS4 Pro Games Sizzle Trailer

Here is a glimpse at the first games that take advantage of the PS4 Pro with the following sizzle video. You'll short in-game footage from Days Gone, Dishonored 2, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, Spider-Man, Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration, For Honor, Final Fantasy XV, Watch_Dogs 2 and Mass Effect: Andromeda.

VIDEO | PS4 Wednesday, August 31, 2016 | 4:07 PM
Rise of the Tomb Raider: GC Demo

Square Enix sent us the full 11 minutes of the Gamescom gameplay demo of Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration. Jump inside to get a look at the main campaign plus a preview of Blood Ties which features over an hour of single-player content and Lara's Nightmare, a new combat mode. The title, which also includes PS VR support, co-op Endurance mode, Extreme Survivor difficulty mode, 5 classic Lara skins, an outfit and weapon inspired by Tomb Raider III, and all DLCs, will be out on October 11th.

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