Tomb Raider Collector's Editions Announced
Posted by Joseph Lee on 10.09.2012
Superhero Hype reports that several Collector's Editions have been announced for Tomb Raider, including retailer exclusives for the pre-order.
There will be a "Survival Edition" and a "Collector's Edition". The Survival Edition will have the game, a mini-art book compiled by Tomb Raider's Art Director Brian Horton, a detailed double-sided map of the game's island and a branded waterproof survival pouch. Digital content includes an access code to the game's soundtrack and a DLC weapon pack. The Collector's Edition will include the complete Survivor's Edition, as well as a 6" Play Arts Kai Lara Croft action figure. It will be contained in a Endurance crew member's metal survival box.
Meanwhile, Gamestop is offering an exclusive level with a pre-order called Challenge Tomg, in which there will be brand new environment puzzles. Best Buy is offering an exclusive comic book, Tomb Raider: The Beginnings by Rhianna Pratchett. They are also offering an exclusive Aviatrix skin for Croft, complete with bomber jacket. Amazon is offering a 32-page art book by art director Brain Horton and a "Hunter Skin" that gives Lara camouflage. There will also be the complete Final Hours of Tomb Raider - Director's Cut for the Kindle Fire, an interactive app that looks at the behind-the-scenes for the game.
Here's a synopsis: Tomb Raider explores the intense and gritty origin story of Lara Croft and her ascent from a frightened young woman to a hardened survivor. Armed only with raw instincts and the ability to push beyond the limits of human endurance, Lara must fight to unravel the dark history of a forgotten island to escape its relentless hold."
The game will be released for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC on March 5, 2013.