Alicia Vikander, best known for her roles in films such as Ex Machina and The Danish Girl, will be adding another awesome addition to her filmography by portraying the beloved character Lara Croft in the upcoming Tomb Raider reboot.
What we know about the film so far is that Roar Uthaug, known for The Wave and Escape, will be taking the helm for the upcoming Tomb Raider film which follows the story of Lara Croft before the booty shorts and sassy attitude. The plot of the film centers around the Xbox and PlayStation release of Tomb Raider in 2013 which was rebooted to emphasize the character’s “reconstructive origins”. Her first adventure into a new life tests [...]
The world has changed a lot since I played my first Tomb Raider game. I still remember how much fun I had steering Lara Croft away from falling boulders and racing a speedboat through Venice. While I really enjoyed Tomb Raider 2 on my PC I never really tried any of the other media. The films looked terrible (okay, I watched the first one), and what limited comic money I had I didn’t want to waste back then on a non-Spider-man/Batman book. Cut to (redacted) years later and I’m sat replaying the most recent Tomb Raider game, while I wait the release of Rise of the Tomb Raider.
The game is stunning and immersive. Changing the genre from action adventure, to survival [...]