Tomb Raider Summary
Tomb Raider 2013 has sold 8.5 million copies, making it the most successful game in the franchise to date
Theof Tomb Raider has, to date, sold 8.5 million copies, making it the best-selling entry in the history of the popular grave-robbing franchise.
Remember that this is the same game that publisher Square Enixhad underperformed. Those company executives must be very hard to please.
Those hoping for news of a sequel to 2013's Tomb Raider reboot might be in luck, as internet gaming sleuthhas uncovered two new domain registration from publisher Square Enix; and .
Neither of these have anything to do with any current or upcoming Tomb Raider products, so the chances are high we'll see something new at this week's E3 convention.
While there hasn't been an official report yet, Square Enix has revised up their net sale projection for the fiscal year now passed. It has exceeded their initial expectations, thanks to stronger sales filling coffers.
Strong sales in particular from Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn, the MMO 'rebooted'. What helped too was "favorable sales" from Tomb Raider and Thief.
Publisher Square Enix is discounting a number of PC titles with Steam keys through their digital storefront this weekend in celebration of the Easter holiday. A bunch get their price tags halved, including Thief.
There's also Tomb Raider GOTY edition, The Last Remnant, Final Fantasy VIII, Hitman: Absolution and even Urban Chaos. Each use Steamworks to deliver the goods.
The Tomb Raider reboot was released one year ago this week, and to celebrate developer Crystal Dynamics has revealed that the title will surpass 6 million units at the end of this month.
Tomb Raider has exceeded profit expectations, even before the launch of the enhanced edition on Xbox One and PlayStation 4, and has helped improve the overall financial performance for Crystal Dynamics.