Archive for October 2013

The 10 Scariest Tomb Raider Enemies: The Crystal Dynamics Years

A couple of weeks ago, we looked at 10 of the scariest enemies from the Core Design Tomb Raider games. With Halloween only a week away, let’s continue our scare-fest and look at the 10 scariest enemies from the Crystal Dynamics games! Here they are in no particular order. (Note: I can’t adjust the speed … Continue reading »

5 Fantastic Free Resources for Learning Maya Glyphs

Do you have a passion for Maya archaeology and fancy learning how to read Maya glyphs? While there are a number of books you can buy, such as Michael D.Coe and Mark Van Stone’s Reading the Maya Glyphs, you might also want to check out these 5 fantastic and completely free online resources, especially if you’re … Continue reading »

Support Team Tomb Raider & Extra Life!

UPDATE: Team Tomb Raider raised an amazing $2,629 for the Children’s Miracle Network through their donations page and Ebay auction! A massive thanks to Stella, “Queen Crispy”, Mark, Sinead and all the other team members for their hard work over the weekend and for the hours of entertainment they provided via their livestream. Let’s do … Continue reading »

The 10 Scariest Tomb Raider Enemies: The Core Design Years

Halloween will soon be upon us so I thought we’d start getting in the spirit of things and look at 10 of the scariest enemies Lara has come across in the Core Design games (Tomb Raider I - Angel of Darkness). The low-tech graphics of the 1990s and early 2000s only adds to their fear … Continue reading »

Arte-Factual: Minoan Dolphin Fresco

Time for another blast from the past as we return once again to the original 1996 Tomb Raider for this edition of Arte-Factual! If you’ve ever played the original game, you may have noticed that the game developers drew inspiration from real-life artworks and artefacts, such as the Toltec pillars at Tula in Mexico, the Gayer-Anderson … Continue reading »

The Archaeology of Tomb Raider Monthly Newsletter: October 2013

Here’s a preview of the monthly newsletter for October 2013 that was sent out to some of The Archaeology of Tomb Raider’s readers earlier this week. Click on the image to see the full online version of the October newsletter. If you’d like to receive these emails in your inbox, feel free to subscribe to … Continue reading »

CLOSED: Survivor Reborn’s Comic Contest

UPDATE: This contest ended on 31st October 2013. Thanks to everyone that took part! Want to win a copy of the Tomb Raider prequel comic by putting your creative skills to the test? Then perhaps Survivor Reborn’s latest contest is for you! Survivor Reborn’s Facebook page has crossed the 500-like mark and, to celebrate, the page admins … Continue reading »

And the Winners of the Archaeology of Tomb Raider Sweepstake Are….

The first Archaeology of Tomb Raider sweepstake competition has now come to an end! It’s been a huge success with over 80 people from around the world competing for the chance to win either a copy of Lesley and Roy Adkin’s The Keys of Egypt: The Race to Read the Hieroglyphs or Barbara Watterson’s Gods of … Continue reading »

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