Tomb Raider pre-order incentives announced: include exclusive levels, weapon and upgrades
Square Enix have announced the first round of pre-order deals for Tomb Raider which is due for release in at the beginning of next year. There will be two version of the the game, The Survival Edition which comes with arts books, maps and extra DLC, and a Deluxe Edition which gets all that and a 6 inch Lara Croft figurine.
Tomb Raider UK pre-order incentives
Here’s all the official press stuff detailing both editions as well as several retailer specific DLC bundles including levels, upgrades and weapons.
The Survival Edition will contain the game, a mini art book compiled by TOMB RAIDER’S Art Director Brian Horton, a detailed double sided map of the game’s mysterious island setting and a protective survival pouch. Digital offerings will consist of an access code to TOMB RAIDER’s atmospheric soundtrack and a DLC weapon pack.
Deluxe Collector’s Edition:
The Deluxe Collector’s Edition will include the complete Survival Edition, plus a 6” Play Arts Kai Lara Croft figurine and will come housed in a unique Endurance crew member’s metal survival box.
The first round of incentives is retailer specific and includes in-game content:
Exclusive in-game EXPLORER BUNDLE. Included in this bundle is an exploration themed CHALLENGE TOMB and an early access bonus survival advantage:
- CHALLENGE TOMB
o An exclusive tomb for Lara to raid! In this new location, Lara will encounter all new environment puzzles that will test her abilities
- FAST CLIMB UPGRADE
o Early access to the fast climb skill upgrade will let Lara ascend mountain faces more quickly. Handy when avoiding her attackers in a fight to take the higher ground!
Exclusive in-game COMBAT STRIKE PACK. This early access combat-themed bundle will improve Lara’s chance of survival on the island from day one!
- PISTOL SILENCER UPGRADE
o The pistol silencer will let Lara use stealthy tactics to overcome even the trickiest of situations
- HEADSHOT RETICULE UPGRADE
o The headshot reticule will let Lara utilise her weapons more accurately, when used with the pistol silencer, they make for a deadly combination
- PISTOL BURST MODE UPGRADE
o The three-shot burst pistol upgrade will let Lara unleash a hail of firepower on her foes when under attack
- ANIMAL INSTINCT SKILL UPGRADE
o Animal instinct skill will light up XP-laden animals in Survival Instinct mode to help you upgrade to the next skill in no time
Exclusive TOMB RAIDER: THE BEGINNINGS COMIC BOOK (digital edition)
- Written by Rhianna Pratchett, with cover art by TOMB RAIDER Art Director, Brian Horton, THE BEGINNINGS COMIC BOOK is a digital 48 page six-part comic which tells the story of how this ill-fated voyage of the Endurance came to be. This special edition comic brings together the cast and crew, including a budding young adventurer named Lara Croft, as they prepare for adventure in search of the Yamatai off of the east coast of Japan
- Designed exclusively for Amazon.co.uk
- More details will be announced in the New Year