Game News: Tomb Raider Fans Unhappy Over Reboot Revelations

It’s been recently revealed in an online developer-Q&A that the Tomb Raider reboot will feature no swimming sections whatsoever, while iconic heroine Lara Croft will ‘benefit’ from a regenerating  health system. And it’s fair to say that many fans of the series are not happy with these design decisions. A number of sprawling comments threads have opened up across the web, with plenty of gamers having their say over these... Read More

Opinion: Lara Croft ‘Rape’ Controversy – Are Games Being Scapegoated Again?

Following the outrage at scenes of Lara Croft being brutalized in the forthcoming Tomb Raider reboot, Mark Butler asks if games are once again being unfairly targeted for simply addressing mature and adult themes. The reaction was, it’s fair to say, pretty much inevitable. Ever since the revelation that there are scenes in the upcoming Tomb Raider reboot in which protagonist Lara Croft is attacked, tormented and brutalized by an older male... Read More