Microsoft confirms Rise of the Tomb Raider publishing plans

Microsoft confirms Rise of the Tomb Raider publishing plans

Xbox advertising director Aaron Greenberg has confirmed that Microsoft is publishing Crystal Dynamics’ upcoming motion-journey recreation Rise of the Tomb Raider, cementing its standing as an Xbox-unique launch.

Rise of the Tomb Raider was outed as an Xbox unique earlier this yr, with Xbox 360 and Xbox One variations slated to launch in late 2015. The sport serves as sequel to 2013’s collection reboot Tomb Raider, which was revealed throughout consoles and PC platforms by Sq. Enix.

Rise of the Tomb Raider‘s platform exclusivity raised the ire of collection followers when it was revealed earlier this yr. Microsoft’s Phil Spencer beforehand famous that the corporate’s partnership with Sq. Enix “has a period,” probably clearing the best way for a multiplatform Rise of the Tomb Raider launch as soon as the deal expires.

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