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Tomb Raider - New Lara for All Stars

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So Tomb Raider has released amongst very positive reviews & a heavy marketing push. I luckily enough received my copy via my LoveFilm rental service, which has saved me shelling out the price for the full game.

I've poured a few hours into the game and inital thoughts are very positive, and while I still can't get over how much Lara talks to herself (which is often the case for many games, but it just lacks the charm and seems very odd amongst the realistic and gritty setting the game is trying to paint). Overall, I'm sold on the new Lara, and think shed make a fine addition to the roster, which as we recently discovered, is very much possible aslong as SSM are game for more DLC.

The main motive of this thread however, is to hear other people's impressions of the game (spoiler free please), and ideas for how Lara could be incorporated into All Stars whilst keeping her fresh and unique from the rest of the roster.
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Mar 6, 2013
Lara > Cloud,
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Mar 6, 2013
I concur.
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I don't care which Lara gets in here as long as she does. I haven't played the game, but does she use her dual pistols at all?

Or did she decide to go all Hawkeye?
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Mar 6, 2013
based on an hour let's play that i saw, i'm all in,
granted, i'm all in for any character that provides an awesome and unique playstyle...
Play For Fun!
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Mar 6, 2013

Lara is probably the only Squeenix IP will ever get.

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Mar 6, 2013
I haven't progressed too far into the game, but I myself have been looking out for the dual pistols, their trademark Lara Croft. The games narrative is beautifully paced (except for the bizarre instantaneous transition from first kill to cold blooded murderer), so we will see what else there is to receive. I've been favouring the bow though, pulling off a few silent kills is really satisfying.
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Mar 6, 2013
multiplayer is so fun
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Mar 6, 2013
Really ? I have yet to try it - although from what I've seen, it looks like a poor attempt to replicate Uncharted's multiplayer.
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uncharted looked like a poor attempt to replicate tomb raider Smiley Happy

anywho its weird at first, but once you get the hang of it its really fun killing all the people lol Smiley Happy
heck, i liked it more then uncharted multiplayer
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