Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition coming to Xbox One, PS4 on January 28, 2014

Square Enix studio Crystal Dynamics has revealed that Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition will be coming to both Microsoft' Xbox One and Sony's PlayStation 4 entertainment systems on January 28th of next year. There are more goodies in this latest-gen version.

The Definitive Edition is a fully rebuilt version of the game for the new generation of consoles and is touted as containing an "obsessively detailed Laura and a fully realized, lifelike world." The game's features include;

Lara Croft presented in unprecedented high definition detail:
- An all new Lara model created to take advantage of the power of next-gen consoles
- TRESS FX technology that delivers realistic hair simulation and motion with every strand being physically active
- Shader and lighting reworked to showcase the raw physicality of Lara's journey through sweat, mud, and blood materials and effects

A physical world put in motion thanks to brand new hardware architecture:
- The world has been dynamically brought to life using complex physical world simulation on trees, foliage, cloth, weather, lighting and effects
- All texture resolutions have been created at 4x resolution for maximum resolution and detail
- In-game characters, enemies and destructability have been enhanced for added depth and realism
- Subsurface scattering technology implemented to capture the most physically accurate lighting simulation and deliver a great sense of believability
- Native 1080p gameplay gives outstanding visual fidelity and showcases the beauty of Yamatai in all its high definition glory

The Definitive Edition will include all of the original downloadable content, digital versions of the Dark Horse comic, Brady Games mini art book and also the Final Hours developer videos. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition will be available for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on January 28th, 2014 and will have a suggested retail price of $59.99

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Topics Gaming, Release Date, Square Enix, PS4, Xbox One, Tomb Raider, Crystal Dynamics
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