In multiplayer, players take the part as either Lara Croft or a 2,000-year-old Mayanwarrior named Totec. Totec survived the battle and found a way to defeat Xolotl, imprisoning him in the mirror of smoke and becoming its immortal guardian in the form of a stone statue. Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light will be available to download this summer. Some of these crypts are as easy to access as walking into them while others require some puzzling and jumping to get inside. This download-only title is not technically part of the Tomb Raider video game series.
One player gets to be Lara, while the loser becomes Totec — a spear-hurling personality vacuum — working together to get past the puzzles. This brand extension incorporates the hallmarks of the Tomb Raider franchise including exploration, discovery, platforming, and puzzle solving. You can also accidentally drag the other play to their death by being too far apart on the screen. The multiplayer mode reportedly features approximately six to eight hours of gameplay, depending on teamwork. Archived from on 11 June 2010.
Critics felt that the game was an excellent fit for Lara Croft. His reckless handling of the mirror releases Xolotl. The Microsoft Windows version also received online cooperative play, being patched one day later. Once Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light is finished downloading, extract the. Click the Download button and you should be redirected to Mega. In the co-op game, one player controls Lara; the other plays as Totec, an ancient Mayan warrior who has come back to life to vanquish a great evil.
Led by the local warlord, they had followed her into the temple. Super fun, super fast, super puzzled, excellent platform. Puzzles and action, fun fun fun!! Daniel Neuberger said that this was because he did not want the player to get frustrated by having to rely on. Basically Surprisingly, this is a very fun game for co-op. The game areas are rich with extras if you can find them all and the puzzles are quite solvable; note that when I refer to puzzles I am saying that solving the puzzles in this game is not like trying to figure out a crossword or Sudoku puzzle. Expect to die a lot from jumping, falling and incineration.
Players can now combine forces over the internet to stop the dark god Xolotl, so if you were waiting for this patch to pick up the game, now's the time. The Steam store says local co-op but I assure you online co-op is fully supported. However, that doesn't extend to Guardian of Light, which I quite enjoyed. An expert tomb raider would know that there is always a last baddy to deal with, something mercenaries are not. Guardian of Light sold 98,000 copies on Xbox Live in its first six weeks, and as of 22 August 2013, the game has sold more than 1 million copies on all platforms.
Archived from on 14 June 2010. No one in their right minds would go through the trouble of trapping an evil god and then place his prison on top of a pedestal and have the only safeguard, a Guardian of Light, kick into action — after — he broke free. There are also monsters that spawn just about everywhere even the puzzle rooms , which only adds to the fantastic environments and game play. For those of you concerned with the direction this ancillary title has taken, rest easy. It's available to buy on , to find out why it's so good, check out our. Ported As mentioned before, Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light is an obvious port and will simply work better on a console.
In multiplayer, players take the role as either or a 2,000-year-old warrior named Totec. Hair-raising, action-packed sequences mean that the odds of dying yet another gruesome death are fairly high. The campaign features eight to ten hours of gameplay. It's one of the better download-only titles out there. Well, loved I thought this game it would be ok. Replay Value in this game is great. In the single-player campaign the only playable character is Lara; Totec cannot assist and Lara has all the tools required along with new abilities to make it through her own unique adventure.
They must cooperate so as to stop the malice spiritXolotl and recover the Mirror of Smoke. Initial sales show the game has done well, with Guardian of Light selling 98,000 copies on Xbox Live in its first six weeks. A single-player campaign mode is available that does not include the following or helping Lara. If you haven't necessarily liked the Tomb Raider series, at least give this game a shot. This independent fan site is not connected with or otherwise condoned by the creators and publishers of the Tomb Raider games.