News – Tomb Raider Special Editions announced

October 10, 2012 by  
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Crystal Dynamics Tomb Raider reboot is getting two special editions, as well as a raft of pre-order bonuses.

There’s a Deluxe Collectors Edition that comes with a double sided map featuring the island in the game, a protective survival pouch and a mini art book. There’s also a Survival Edition, which includes all of the content of Deluxe Collectors Edition, but also comes with a 6″ Play Arts Kai figurine of Lara Croft and an Endurance crew member’s metal survival box.

The pre-order bonuses are as follows:


  • Exclusive in-game EXPLORER BUNDLE: Included in this bundle is an exploration themed CHALLENGE TOMB and an early access bonus survival advantage.
  • CHALLENGE TOMB: An exclusive tomb for Lara to raid! In this new location, Lara will encounter all new environment puzzles that will test her abilities
  • FAST CLIMB UPGRADE: Early access to the fast climb skill upgrade will let Lara ascend mountain faces more quickly. Handy when avoiding her attackers in a fight to take the higher ground!

  • Exclusive in-game COMBAT STRIKE PACK: This early access combat-themed bundle will improve Lara’s chance of survival on the island from day one!
  • PISTOL SILENCER UPGRADE: The pistol silencer will let Lara use stealthy tactics to overcome even the trickiest of situations
  • HEADSHOT RETICULE UPGRADE: The headshot reticule will let Lara utilise her weapons more accurately, when used with the pistol silencer, they make for a deadly combination
  • PISTOL BURST MODE UPGRADE: The three-shot burst pistol upgrade will let Lara unleash a hail of firepower on her foes when under attack
  • ANIMAL INSTINCT SKILL UPGRADE: Animal instinct skill will light up XP-laden animals in Survival Instinct mode to help you upgrade to the next skill in no time

  • Exclusive TOMB RAIDER: THE BEGINNINGS COMIC BOOK (digital edition): Written by Rhianna Pratchett, with cover art by TOMB RAIDER Art Director, Brian Horton, THE BEGINNINGS COMIC BOOK is a digital 48 page six-part comic which tells the story of how this ill-fated voyage of the Endurance came to be. This special edition comic brings together the cast and crew, including a budding young adventurer named Lara Croft, as they prepare for adventure in search of the Yamatai off of the east coast of Japan

  • Exclusive DLC designed exclusively for
  • More details will be announced in the New Year

Tomb Raider is set for release on the 5th of March.

Source: Videogamer