Shadow of the Tomb Raider is an action-adventure video game. It continues the narrative from the 2013 game Tomb Raider and its sequel Rise of the Tomb Raider, and is the twelfth mainline entry in the Tomb Raider series. The game released worldwide on 14 September 2018 for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
IGN and Gamesradar both have given nearly perfect ratings to the game. IGN has given 9.3 ratings out of 10, whereas 4 out of 5 has been reviewed by Gamesradar.
Development of Shadow of the Tomb Raider began in 2015, Unlike the previous entries in the Tomb Raider reboot series. Shadow of the Tomb Raider was designed to evolve the narrative and gameplay elements of Lara Croft; in the 2013 reboot she was portrayed as a hunted survivor, Rise of the Tomb Raider revealed her beginning to pursue her own goals, and Shadow of the Tomb Raider was designed to show her mastering the environment. The story closes off the rebooted origin story, with Lara becoming "the tomb raider she was always meant to be."