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GF Rating
8.6

1977 ratings

Critic & User Reviews

GF Rating
9

Excellent

Blew my expectations

posted by Heathclif (HAMMOND, IN) Sep 22, 2014

Member since Feb 2014

Awesome game...try it out

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GF Rating
5

Fair

A great story, a bad remaster port

posted by Valenshka (MIDDLETOWN, CA) Sep 15, 2014

Member since Sep 2014

The PlayStation 4 is a very powerful machine where gaming consoles are concerned. Even where most gaming PC's are concerned. To say the textures and cinematic graphics of this port were much better than the PS3/360 versions would be a lie. This is not much better to look at than the original. Deeper particle density, some bloom and HDR. But the rest is bland. Especially the cinematics. The story is compelling. And well composed. The gameplay and combat are mediocre at best and mostly awkward. You're going to fall death a lot in any TR game but I was hoping they would improve movement accuracy over previous TR games. Nope. A slow camera, With awkward movement ability. Gameplay will make you want to rip Laura's head off in 2 hours or less and scream vulgarities at your dog. But again, most important factor is this is not a good Tomb Raider, feels more like God of War with an alternate camera and theme. And this is not a PS4 caliber game graphically.

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GF Rating
9

Excellent

It looks even better!

posted by edstroke (SICKLERVILLE, NJ) Sep 8, 2014

Member since Oct 2010

While I was secretly hoping for a nice wheel kick melee combo addition, this graphical overhaul for the next gen consoles is just what the doctor ordered since I was replaying it on the PS3 anyway! LOL I'm in love with her/it all over again! Please don't limit the sequel to XBOXone for long Crystal Dynamics! EVERYBODY should play this!

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