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Ten Years of Tomb Raider: A GameTap Retrospective
Country of origin
Ricardo Sanchez, Christopher Peeler
GameTap (web) / GamePlay HD (TV)
June 28, 2007 (web) / February 2, 2008 (TV)
, a nine-part documentary produced by online video game service Ten Years of Tomb Raider: A GameTap Retrospective GameTap, presents a partial history of Lara Croft and the franchise, from the creation of the original game for the Tomb Raider PC, PlayStation and Sega Saturn, to her status as a feminist icon and the making of . Tomb Raider: Anniversary
Ten Years of Tomb Raider's web release occurred episode-by-episode over the course of several weeks, the broadcast premiere ( GamePlay HD) featured the entire documentary at once (42-minute running time). The documentary was also included on a bonus DVD with the Tomb Raider: Anniversary Collector's Edition released in Europe. [1 ]
The documentary was narrated by
Keeley Hawes, TV/film star and former voice of Lara in the franchise. And later appeared on the bonus DVD of Collector's Edition of Tomb Raider: Anniversary.
The Episodes [ edit ]
A behind the scenes feature on
. Tomb Raider: Anniversary
Episode 2: Not Just a Video Game
This episode shows the origins of Lara Croft and her rise to popularity.
This episode shows how the development team was pressured to release a new
Tomb Raider game each year and how this may have driven them to "kill off" Lara Croft in . Tomb Raider: The Last Revelation
This episode examines
and how it prompted Eidos to transfer series development from Tomb Raider: The Angel of Darkness Core Design to Crystal Dynamics.
Episode 5: Pop Goes Tomb Raider
This episode chronicles Lara Crofts appearances outside the games and the various licensing deals Eidos has made.
Episode 6: Pixelated and Debated
This episode compares the perceptions of Lara Croft as both an "unrealistic adolescent fantasy" and a "feminist icon"
An episode about
Tomb Raider fans around the world.
Episode 8: A Tale of 5 Laras
This episode is about 5 of the official
Lara models who have portrayed the character and various events.
Episode 9: Being Lara Croft
An episode about
Karima Adebibe, the current Lara model at the time of the documentary.
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