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Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light (PlayStation 3)

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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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Alternate Titles

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

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The Press Says

PSFocus Nov 13, 2010 93 out of 100 93
1UP Sep 28, 2010 A- 91
Playstation Universe Oct 01, 2010 9 out of 10 90
TotalPlayStation Sep 27, 2010 9 out of 10 90
Gaming Target Sep 28, 2010 8.8 out of 10 88
3D Juegos Oct 01, 2010 8.6 out of 10 86
IGN Oct 26, 2010 8.5 out of 10 85
TheSixthAxis Oct 06, 2010 8 out of 10 80
Gamernode Aug 18, 2010 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Digital Entertainment News (den) Oct 26, 2010 6.8 out of 10 68

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Awards

  • GameSpot
    • 2010 - Best Cooperative Multiplayer (Editors' Choice)

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Cristhian Serur (11) added Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light (PlayStation 3) on Oct 04, 2010
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