prospect of exploring a virgin tomb deep in the belly of the desert cannot
by an adventurer so determined as Lara Croft ... but with this discovery
a price that could cost the earth.
entirely in Egyptian locations, Last Revelation's plot revolves around
and the alignment of the stars at the millennium. Finding herself in a
Lara's objective is clear from the outset - she must escape a terrifying
and rectify a situation that threatens to destroy humanity.
storyline is driven seamlessly through gameplay via advanced engine technology.
programming routines allow gameplay to dissolve into cut-scenes and FMV
are eliminated and the adventure becomes a continuous experience.
Revelation's redesigned inventory system gives Tomb Raider brand-new gameplay.
traditional inventory rings are now obsolete - the interface is totally
to be combined, collected and stored. The new inventory also features Lara's
a location map that may be accessed for hints and tips. Application of
system gives new life to puzzle elements - a key feature of Last Revelation.
with Lara's new moves and abilities, gameplay features greater scope than
objectives and smaller locations result in less time spent travelling between
Individual environments are more reminiscent of the original game - tightly
puzzle-orientated, but with higher levels of detail and a greater number
of objects than
before. An emphasis on ancient locations and tombs etc. allows mystery,
characteristic atmosphere to play key roles throughout.
further the atmospheric detail, the lighting system now features spotlighting.
mapping also allows a variety of surfaces and objects to reflect and
to light sources. Bump mapping is also featured to significantly
herself is also remodelled - fully skinned and more detailed. A range of
both simple and complex, has enabled designers to create an assortment
new puzzle and trap mechanisms for Lara to negotiate. In terms of accessible
Last Revelation is able to offer greater range than any of its predecessors.
technology features a wealth of original elements and effects designed
more focused and compelling experience.