Jason Chester's model of the Lost Valley from Tomb Raider I

Jason Chester’s Low-Poly ‘Tomb Raider’ Blender Models

Tomb Raider fans never cease to find creative new ways to celebrate their fandom and pay tribute to the games that inspire them and Jason Chester is no exception. For the past few months, Jason has designed and created low-poly models of each of Tomb Raider I's levels, all which can be found in his …

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Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft in 'Tomb Raider' (2018)

‘Tomb Raider’ Film Sequel Set For March 2021 Release

The 2018 Tomb Raider film may not have made a massive impact at the box office or had the same cultural impact as the earlier Angelina Jolie films but it appears to have done well enough - domestically and internationally - to earn itself a sequel, which is currently slated for a March 2021 release. …

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Royal Mail's Tomb Raider miniature sheet stamps

Royal Mail Issues Set of ‘Tomb Raider’ Postage Stamps

The Royal Mail is celebrating the best of British retro gaming and software ingenuity with a special collection of postage stamps. Designed by Supple Studios and Bitmap Books and created in conjunction with the UK Interactive Entertainment Association, the stamp collection is a heartfelt tribute to the early days of the British gaming industry and …

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‘Tomb Raider’ Celebrates its 23rd Anniversary

Can you believe it's been 23 years since Lara Croft made her debut in a little game called Tomb Raider? Over two decades later, this iconic heroine shows no real signs of slowing down and continues to entertain and inspire gamers, artists, writers, and cosplayers across the world. She may only play for sport but …

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Decorative skulls seen in Shadow of the Tomb Raider's Cozumel level (Image credit: Tomb Raider Horizons)

Arte-Factual: Mexican Sugar Skulls

The Day of the Dead, or Día de Muertos, is a multi-day festival in which Mexican families honour and remember their dead, celebrating their lives, building colourful altars for them, and welcoming their spirits back to Earth for an all-too-brief but deeply cherished reunion with their loved ones.  Preparations normally begin in October and culminate …

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Shadow of the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition art

‘Shadow of the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition’ Announced

Square Enix has announced that a definitive edition of Shadow of the Tomb Raider will be released on November 5, 2019, and will contain all available content to date (e.g. outfits and challenge tombs) as well as some brand new content and gameplay features. Those who already own a copy of the Croft Edition and …

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Tomb Raider Horizons is Taking Part in Extra Life 2019

Extra Life 2019 is fast approaching and I will be joining the rest of the Team Tomb Raider Community this November in their goal to raise much-needed funding for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals across North America. Long-time readers and social media followers may have seen me tweet about Extra Life before or may have tuned …

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Christophe Croft's Lara Croft Tonner Doll

Christophe Croft’s ‘Shadow of the Tomb Raider’ Tonner Doll Collection

Mattel may have released a Lara Croft Barbie doll to celebrate the release of the 2018 film but Tomb Raider fans have been collecting and creating custom clothing for their Tonner Doll Lara Croft dolls long before Alicia Vikander stepped into the intrepid adventurer's boots. One of these devoted fans is Christophe Croft, who has …

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In Our Time: A Podcast Series on the History of Ideas

If you're looking for a podcast series that explores a wide range of topics in an intellectual, yet informal manner, then BBC Radio 4's acclaimed series In Our Time will be right up your alley. Launched in October 1998, this popular radio discussion series presented by Melvyn Bragg attracts over two million listeners each week …

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Tomb Raider colouring book

Review: Official ‘Tomb Raider’ Colouring Book

Life has been a little hectic in recent months, so earlier this month, I decided to treat myself to a copy of the official Tomb Raider colouring book as a way to channel my creativity and let off some steam. The book, published by Dark Horse Comics, was released back in February 2019 and is …

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