Despite its missteps in the gaming world, Amazon doesn’t seem to stop giving up on its efforts to make a big success in the gaming industry, it has been announced today that the company will publish the next Tomb Raider game currently in development at Crystal Dynamics.
According to the deal, the company will give Amazon full support and the publishing capacity for the next game, which is currently in early development with no indication of a release date yet. According to the reports issued by Amazon and Crystal Dynamics, the next attempt to complete the sequel is considered the biggest, most expansive,Tomb Raidergame of all time, with both eager to expand the series.
VP of Amazon says that in the same news release, Amazon Games is committed to bringing players games of the highest quality, from the best developers to all formats and platforms, and were honored by the opportunity to work with this storied developer and franchise, and expressed excitement at the opportunity to collaborate with Crystal Dynamics. As the head of Crystal Dynamics, Sally Amos shared this sentiment with Amazon, saying they feel they have found a team that shares our creative vision, vision and values in a Lara Croft universe across the spectrum of possibilities.
The untitled game’s going to follow up on The Tomb Raider in 2018’s Shadow of the Tomb Raider. It’s an interplatform game, described as a full-player adventure that continues Lara Crofts’ story in the Tomb Raiderseries. This new deal comes after Crystal Dynamics and other studios were sold off by Square Enix earlier this year. The Embracer group bought the studios and its IPs including Thief, Deus Ex and of course, Tomb Raider. This will be the first of the Amazons unique-player games, having previously released MMORPG New World last year and published the Action MMORPG Lost Ark, with the plan to publish the MMO blue Protocol with Bandai Namco in 2023.