Rise of the Tomb Raider Release Date for the PC Confirmed!

7 January 2016 at 06:22 in Gaming News with 1 comment



PC gamers, mark your calendars! Rise of the Tomb Raider‘s release date for its PC version has finally been confirmed by Square Enix!

The wait is finally over for fans of the Tomb Raider franchise as Square Enix has confirmed that Rise of the Tomb Raider will officially launch on January 28th for Windows 10 and Steam. The game’s PC version has also been enhanced by developers Crystal Dynamics and Nixxes Software by adding new features, stunning details, Windows 10 support and 4K resolution.

According to Scot Amos, co-Head of Studio at Crystal Dynamics, their successful partnership with Microsoft (through the game’s release on the Xbox) has brought a “positive momentum” with the upcoming release of the game’s PC version.

“PC players are a passionate, devoted audience and we know they’ll embrace the version created for their systems,” added Ron Rosenberg, also co-Head of Studio at Crystal Dynamics.

Square Enix has also shared these stunning images from the game:

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Rise of the Tomb Raider features adrenaline-inducing action as players follow another one of Lara Croft’s adventures. The game is set in the remote regions of Siberia where Lara must uncover the secrets of immortality while exploring a hostile environment and engaging in brutal combat.

Can your PC run Rise of the Tomb Raider?

The game’s minimum system requirements have also been announced by Square Enix. Can your rig run the game? Check the specs out:
  • OS: Windows 7 64bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i3-2100 or AMD equivalent
  • Memory: 6 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 650 2GB or AMD HD7770 2GB
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 25 GB available space

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Rise of the Tomb Raider Gets Very Positive Reviews Plus DLC

Its Xbox One and Xbox 360 version received very positive reviews from critics all over the world.