Gaming NewsJan 5, 2016 at 7:00a PSTby Draug

Rise of the Tomb Raider is coming to PC on January 28th. It won't be a Windows 10 exclusive

Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics have revealed the official release date for the PC version of Rise of the Tomb Raider. It will be available on January 28th, 2016. Square Enix also revealed minimum specs.

Lara is already looking for an entrance to the PC tomb. - 2016-01-05
Lara is already looking for an entrance to the PC tomb.

After several reports (like the recent one from Steam) regarding the release date of the PC version of Rise of the Tomb Raider, we now have official information. Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics have confirmed that the game will be available worldwide on January 28, 2016. The PC version will support 4K resolution and Windows 10. The latest adventures of Lara Croft will be available on Steam, Microsoft Store, Amazon and Square Enix e-store, among others.

Rise of the Tomb Raider for PC Windows will be available in standard and – via selected retailers – collector’s edition. The game was originally released on the 10th of November 2015 as Xbox exclusive (for Xbox One and Xbox 360) and it received very good reviews from the critics worldwide.

Square Enix also revealed PC minimum specifications:

  • Minimum OS: Windows 7 64bit
  • Processor:  Intel Core i3-2100 or AMD equivalent
  • GPU: NVIDIA GTX 650 2GB or AMD HD7770 2GB
  • RAM: 6GB
  • HD Space: 25GB
  • DirectX: DirectX 11
  • Input: Mouse + Keyboard

PC port is developed by Nixxes Software known from the very well optimised Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Tomb Raider and Hitman: Absolution on PC.