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Game Box for Tomb Raider (1996) (PC)

Tomb Raider (1996)

A TPP action game with platformer elements, in which we play as the brave and attractive female archaeologist Lara Croft. Our protagonist sets out in search of a mystical artifact named Scion, which lies inside the tomb of Qualopec, located deep in the Peruvian jungle.

Action | TPP | 3D platformers | action adventure

Tomb Raider (1996) cover

developer: Core Design

publisher: Square-Enix / Eidos

Official website

Game mode: single player

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Tomb Raider is the first installment in the series of action games in which the brave and sexy archeologist, Lara Croft, travels through ancient buildings, tunnels and catacombs in search of legendary artifacts and items with interesting and secret past.

The protagonist sets out to search for an item of magical powers called Scion which is hidden in the undiscovered tomb of Qualopec. At the very beginning of the quest, the things go awry, the hired guide dies, and Lara has to carry on on her own.

An exciting journey, full of adrenaline (rock climbing, fighting wild life and hostile humans), lies ahead of her. It will lead her to ancient Rome, Egyptian pyramids, the Lost City and the legendary Atlantis.

  • 15 original and enigmatic levels located on 4 continents.
  • Lots of weapons to choose from, such as Magnum guns, Uzi, shotgun, etc.
  • Deadly enemies: wolves, bats, bears, alligators, and even dinosaurs.
  • Over 5 thousand frames of animations solely for Lara Croft.
  • 3D graphics with the third-person perspective.

System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

  • Recommended:
  • Pentium 90MHz
  • 16MB RAM
  • graphic card
Play the original Tomb Raider in a browser
Play the original Tomb Raider in a browser

news 25 April 2017 12:19

OpenLara is an ongoing project of a modder who decided to port the 1996 original Tomb Raider into browsers. You can now enjoy the first results of his work by playing through one complete game level.

Leak Reveales Canceled Tomb Raider Remake
Leak Reveales Canceled Tomb Raider Remake

news 07 January 2021 16:33

Files from a canceled remake of the first Tomb Raider, developed by Core Design, just surfaced on the web.

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