Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light announced

Eidos and Crystal Dynamics have today announced a new game in the Tomb Raider series. Tomb Raider and the Guardian of Light is “something completely new and very different” than what you’d expect in other Lara Croft games.

The game will strictly be download only. Not much details were provided in the press release, but the game will be shown “behind closed doors” at GDC next week.

Tomb Raider and the Guardian of Light is due out this year.


SAN FRANCISCO, CA – March 4, 2010 – Crystal Dynamics™, a part of Square Enix Europe, today announced Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light™, a new game developed by Crystal Dynamics, which will be released via digital download in 2010.

“This is a really exciting project for Crystal Dynamics, we have created something completely new and very different to what people might be expecting,” said Darrell Gallagher, General Manager of Crystal Dynamics. “Lara Croft is such an iconic character in videogames, with Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light we have created what we believe is a truly original digital experience.”

Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light will be shown strictly “behind closed doors” at this year’s Game Developers Conference beginning on March 9th. Please contact Rob Fleischer at Sandbox Strategies ([email protected]) for more information.

Crystal Dynamics is an award-winning studio located in San Francisco. Founded in 1992, the studio has created and developed key game franchises such as: Legacy of Kain™, Pandemonium™, Gex™ and most recently the Tomb Raider™ series.

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