Crystal Dynamics
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Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition
30 Jan 2014 // 11:43 PM

Tomb Raider is no longer the platforming, puzzle solving adventure that it, as a series, built a legacy on. What this iteration does do is transform the franchise into the ever pervasive cinematic action thriller that has grown increasingly familiar in the medium.

'Tomb Raider': Lara Croft is Reborn... Again
24 Mar 2013 // 10:00 PM

This story is largely told through Lara's body in the game, as we watch her initially stumble and fall a lot, scream in terror at what confronts her, limp wounded away from a fight, and hesitate to climb heights that the older version of Lara would not have even blinked at.


Lara Croft: The Arcade Game, Considering 'Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light'
17 Aug 2010 // 10:00 PM

This Lara Croft outing is pure bubblegum pop as a game. But it's pretty tasty bubblegum.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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