Eidos announces a 10th Anniversary Edition’ of Tomb Raider, confirming reports
) of a planned Tomb Raider remake in a vague press release:
Eidos Interactive, one of the world’s leading publishers and developers
of entertainment software, confirms today that they are developing a special
‘10th Anniversary Edition’ of Tomb Raider.
The new game is being developed by Crystal Dynamics, who recently launched Lara
Croft Tomb Raider: Legend on Xbox 360, PS2, Xbox, PC and PSP, with versions on
Nintendo DS, GBA and GameCube later in 2006.
“Our ‘10th Anniversary Edition’ of Tomb Raider, is a one-off title to celebrate
both Lara and Tomb Raider, it will appeal not only to the loyal fans of the Tomb
Raider series but will also attract a totally new audience.” Said Larry Sparks,
Head of Brands Management at Eidos.
Tomb Raider™ originally launched in 1996 and is still one of the best selling
videogame franchises of all time, with over 30 million copies sold.
The special ‘10th Anniversary Edition’ of Tomb Raider will be available on
PlayStation 2, PSP and PC.