New Shadow of the Tomb Raider Trailer Shows Lara Croft’s Brutal Takedowns

Put a knife in Lara Croft's hands, and she'll make you go "ouch" by putting holes where they don't belong in the bodies of unsuspecting goons.

on August 11, 2018 1:20 PM

Today Eidos Montréal and Square Enix released a brand new trailer of their upcoming action-adventure game Shadow of the Tomb Raider.

Following yesterday’s extensive gameplay video showing Lara Croft in stealth-action, today we see even more, as the trailer focuses entirely on the brutal takedowns she can execute from the shadows.

And boy, the lady packs a punch when you put a melee weapon in her hands. Some of those takedowns will make you go “ouch” when you see them

You can check it out below. If you want to see more, you can also enjoy a recent video on underwater exploration and one on combat.  You should also not forget to read our preview from E3 2018, and yesterday’s news on accessibility and difficulty levels.

We recently learned that the game has gone gold, despite the fact that there is more than a month left to its upcoming release on September 14th for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.

If you want to reserve a copy of Shadow of the Tomb Raideryou can currently pre-order it on Amazon.


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