The illustrious Lara Croft has come a long way since her introduction in 1996.
The intrepid archaeologist/thrill seeker donned her trademark tomb exploring gear, equipped her double pistols, and collected a bevy of rare goodies for a mighty long time. The original collection of Tomb Raider games are great in their own right and now the rebooted variation of the long-running franchise has done a good job of upholding the high quality of the series’ best games. The three latest titles in the franchise incorporate open-ended exploration, action-packed skirmishes, stealthy sequences, and a strong delivery of storytelling that pulls you into Lara’s global escapades. There are a ton of games out there that adopt a few or even all of those elements in an effort to offer a fulfilling action/adventure experience worth remembering.
We’ve braved human and even non-human threats as Miss Croft on numerous occasions at this point. So we know a thing or two about the types of video games that reflect the signature gameplay experience Tomb Raider fans surely enjoy. These 15 recommended titles should be right up your alley if you’re open to epic single-player journeys.