Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition Announced for Next-Gen Systems
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 12.08.2013
An enhanced version hits PS4 and Xbox One next month...
An enhanced take on Crystal Dynamics' Tomb Raider reboot has been announced for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The game, titled Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition, will release on the next-gen systems on January 28th and will include 1080p graphics and new bonus content.
Crystal Dynamics said in a statement, "The team didn't simply up-rez the game, they pulled it apart and rebuilt it with obsessive detail and new technology, finally allowing us to reach a vision for the game that we always wanted."
Included in the visual enhancement is a the TressFX hair rendering technology and revamped character models, along with a tone of DLC content including the Tomb of the Lost Adventurer pack. People who buy the game will also get a copy of the Tomb Raider: The Beginning comic book, the digital art book Tomb Raider: The Art of Survival and the Final Hours of Tomb Raider behind-the-scenes documentary.
The Xbox One version of the game will include Kinect support for the in-game menus on Xbox One, while the PS4 version will include Vita streaming and use the lights on the Dualshock 4 controller.