Tomb Raider

Halo 5 Leads Massive Games Lineup For Xbox One

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.06.2014 | UK Tech

Halo 5 and the iconic gaming character Master Chief was clearly the focus for Microsoft at its Xbox One E3 2014 briefing with trailers for Halo 5: Gua...

The Objectification of Women - It Goes Much Further Than Sexy Pictures

Joy Goh-Mah | Posted 09.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Joy Goh-Mah

When feminists decry the objectification of women, most people immediately think of the images that saturate our magazines, movies, adverts and the Internet. Yet, while sexual objectification is a huge problem, it is, sadly, only a fraction of the objectification of women that permeates our world, from the moment we enter it.

What!? No Sunrise At Angkor Wat?

Gareth Richman | Posted 02.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Gareth Richman

The main draw of the happening little town of Siem Reap in Cambodia is watching a spectacular sunrise at the temple city of Angkor Wat.

Tomb Raider 'Missed Sales Targets'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.05.2013 | UK Tech

The reboot of iconic video game Tomb Raider has apparently missed its sales targets - despite shifting more than 3.4 million copies in three weeks. ...

Michael Rundle

Why Games Writing Has Never Been More Important - Or Accessible

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.05.2013 | UK Tech

Who writes video games? Fifteen years ago the answer wasn't obvious - with the odd exception it was usually a mix of coders, artists, marketing people...

Interview: Writing 'Tomb Raider' with Rhianna Pratchett

Andrew Edney | Posted 30.04.2013 | UK Tech
Andrew Edney

With Tomb Raider being released next week, I recently had the opportunity to talk with Rhianna Pratchett about her role in writing the new game, recreating Lara, Jaffa Cakes, Moomins and a whole lot more.

Michael Rundle

REVIEW: 'Tomb Raider' Reboot Is A Bloody, Brutal Return To Form

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK Tech

Tomb Raider (Xbox 360, PS3, PC) is the series defining reboot that Lara Croft has been scouring the underworld in search of for about the last 15 ...

A Closer Look at the Tomb Raider Limited Edition Xbox 360 Wireless Controller

Andrew Edney | Posted 16.04.2013 | UK Tech
Andrew Edney

Developed in collaboration with artists at Crystal Dynamics, the design of the controller features a two-layer colour finish with laser etching to create a realistic and tactile worn appearance. It's inspired by Lara's iconic climbing axe and the tourniquets that result from the adventure in her intense origin story, as told in this latest title.

Mermaid, Videogames Writer, Role Model

Belinda Parmar | Posted 16.04.2013 | UK Tech
Belinda Parmar

When Rhianna Pratchett was a little girl, she wanted to be a writer. Or a mermaid. Today she is an award-winning scriptwriter, story editor and - a term that she coined - a narrative paramedic for videogames.

A Preview of Tomb Raider's Multiplayer Game

Andrew Edney | Posted 15.03.2013 | UK Tech
Andrew Edney

When I was given the opportunity to have a go at multiplayer I jumped at the chance. I really liked what I have played of the single player campaign so far, and you can check out my three hour preview here.

My Three-Hour Date With Lara Croft - a Preview of the New Tomb Raider Game

Andrew Edney | Posted 03.03.2013 | UK Tech
Andrew Edney

What's different in this new Tomb Raider game from all the previous Tomb Raider games is that Lara is hurt and scared and she comes across vulnerable, and that's certainly not the gun-toting fearless Lara we are used to.

The Importance of Ada Lovelace Day

Helena Jidborg Alexander | Posted 15.12.2012 | UK Tech
Helena Jidborg Alexander

Ada Lovelace the world's first computer programmer. Yes, I am serious; the first computer programmer was indeed a woman.

'Kate Middleton' Actress To Be Next Lara Croft

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.08.2012 | UK Tech

True Blood actress Camilla Luddington - who has also played Kate Middleton - will be the next Lara Croft. Luddington was named by developers Square...

WATCH: Tomb Raider Trailer

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 31.07.2012 | UK Tech

There seems to be a trend towards bleak, violent trailers in video games. First it was Hitman fighting PVC nuns, now it's the turn of Lara Croft. S...

Frozen Beauty Of Iceland's Largest Glacier (PICTURES)

Barcroft Media | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK

Source: Barcroft Media Beautiful images of Iceland's largest ice cap reveal the ancient forces of nature at work above and below the mammoth glaci...