The Evolution Of Lara Croft

Mrs Nesbitt from GamersFTW writes: "Lara Croft is without doubt one of the most recognisable female face in gaming. Initially designed to be a man, the developers decided on a drastic sex change as they did not want the character to be likened to another famous adventurer, Indiana Jones. It boggles the mind to think what games would have been produced had they not opted for the polygonal beauty."

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Maple22761d ago

Oh Lara, how you have kept us entertained over the years. What a fine video game woman she is.

lordmiffter761d ago

Honestly thought the latest Tomb Raider would suck but damn has Lara aged fine.

Yukes761d ago

Rebooting the series with what modern gamers come to expect from action/adventure games nowadays was an excellent move.

GamerGabs761d ago

Always great to read about the history of a franchise, serves as a good reminder to some of the older, and occasionally better, titles in the series.

MrsNesbitt761d ago

She'll keep going for a long time to come methinks :D

1noobgamer761d ago

This has been the greatest evolution in video games, its simply got better and better.

HRD_Games761d ago

More like the evolutions of Lara Croft's boobs amirite?
I kid. It's amazing to see how far things have come, and even with some less stellar escapades (Not a fan of Jolie), Lara will stay a star of videogaming forever.

Yukes761d ago

Pretty much. They have an evolving identity of their own. Boobolution?

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