Shadow of the Tomb Raider is the next big step for the Tomb Raider reboot series. The game introduces additional features to stealth, combat, and progression. With these additions comes new possibilities in gameplay that you might not be aware of as you play.
Stealth offers you more options to take down enemies, and there’s even changes to AI that make it possible to break their line of sight. There are new tombs and crypts to explore. And when you’re not progressing through the story, you have the option to take side missions, which now contain more narrative and NPC interaction.
There’s a ton of new content in Shadow of the Tomb Raider that should offer something fresh for returning players. To help better your ability to take on the challenges that lie ahead, we’ve compiled nine useful tips you should know before starting.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider release on September 14 for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. GameSpot reviewer Edmond Tran said about the game: “Thankfully, the parts of Tomb Raider that make it really fantastic–uncovering the mystery of ancient ruins, solving impressive challenge tombs, and exploring exotic environments–are still here in Shadow, and they are just as outstanding as they have always been. But the core mechanics that have been with the series for half a decade are starting to show their limitations.” For our full thoughts on the game, check out our review.
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