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Description

Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light is an isometric platform game starring the titular heroine. While she is exploring a Mayan tomb, Lara finds a magic relic, and suddenly is surrounded by bad guys. In the following events, an ancient Mayan demon, Xolotl, is released by mistake. Now Lara must survive the traps laid out by the demon. She receives the help of Totec, the guardian of light, who imprisoned Xolotl many years ago.

The game combines action and platforming, and features physics-based environment puzzles. Team work is possible through offline co-op. Most of the time Lara must use her grappling hook, Totec's spear, or in the case of co-op, the help of Totec's shield to reach higher places. There is also a small RPG component, in the form of collectibles and challenge rooms that bring many relics and upgrades to Lara's arsenal.

Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light is a download-only game and was released on Xbox LIVE, PSN and Steam.

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Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light iPad Receiving a new weapon
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Alternate Titles

  • "Lara Croft und der Wächter des Lichts" -- German title
  • "Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light HD" -- iPad title

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Critic Reviews

Totally Gaming Network Xbox 360 Aug 16, 2010 9 out of 10 90
Multiplayer.it iPad Dec 30, 2010 9 out of 10 90
Eurogamer.es Xbox 360 Aug 26, 2010 9 out of 10 90
4Players.de Xbox 360 Aug 19, 2010 85 out of 100 85
PAL Gaming Network (PALGN) Xbox 360 Sep 10, 2010 8.5 out of 10 85
MS Xbox World Xbox 360 Aug 18, 2010 8.5 out of 10 85
RealGamer PlayStation 3 Sep 01, 2010 8 out of 10 80
GameZone Xbox 360 Aug 16, 2010 8 out of 10 80
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Windows Dec 10, 2010 78 out of 100 78
Eurogamer.net (UK) iPhone Jan 03, 2011 6 out of 10 60

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Awards

  • 4Players
    • 2010 – Best PSN Game of the Year
    • 2010 – #2 Best Xbox Live Arcade Game of the Year
    • 2010 – #3 Best Action-Adventure of the Year
  • GameSpot
    • 2010 - Best Cooperative Multiplayer (Editors' Choice)

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