The anticipated mobile game “Lara Croft GO” launches today on iOS, Android, and Windows Phone devices. Announced by Square Enix during the Electronic Home entertainment Exposition in June, the video game takes the themes and characters of the Burial place Raider games and combines them with a more stylized appearance and turn-based controls of the “GO” series, which the company is calling a “celebration of our iconic franchises.”
The second video game in the “GO” series of video games created by Square Enix’s Montréal studio, Lara Croft GO follows in the footsteps of Hit man CHOOSE a streamlined strategy to player movement that brings a board game-like feel to each gamer and opponent move.
Hitman GO saw gamers attempt to puzzle out the order in which to get rid of or avoid numerous guards to complete a level, or what the studio refers to as distilling the series down to the “Essence of Assassination.” Now, Lara Croft GO presents users with the same move and counter-move structure of the previous video game, but with a new Tomb Raider setting, new opponents, and over 75 puzzles to solve in the whole video game, with a moving focus on the “Essence of Adventure.”
Lara Croft GO is a turn based puzzle-adventure set in a long-forgotten world. Explore the ruins of an ancient civilization, find clean secrets and face lethal challenges as you uncover the myth of the Queen of Venom.
– Experience lavish visuals and a fascinating soundtrack
– Navigate using simple swipe-to-move controls
– Fight menacing enemies, conquer hazardous challenges and get away deadly traps
– Address more than 75 puzzles divided into 5 chapters
– Collect ancient relics and open brand-new attires for Lara
Following the prize-winning Hitman GO, Square Enix Montréal brings yet another beloved franchise to mobile with this special take on the renowned heroine’s adventures.