Legend is essentially a reboot of the Tomb Raider franchise, as some significant differences to Core Design's story arcs from previous Tomb Raider games can be found.
It is revealed in various flashbacks in the game that when Lara Croft was nine years old, the plane carrying her and her mother crashed into the Himalayas, apparently leaving them as the only survivors. After taking shelter in the ruins of an ancient temple, Lara discovered an ornate stone dais holding a sword whilst searching for firewood. Unwittingly activating the ancient artifact, Lara watched in horror as her mother vanished in front of her eyes into a portal
Tomb Raider: Legend System Requirements
12 Nov 2012 - Specs reviewed
OS: Win 2000
Processor: Intel Pentium III 1133MHz / AMD Athlon XP 1500+
Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 2350 Pro or NVIDIA GeForce 7300 GS 256MB
System Memory: 256 MB RAM
Storage: 10 GB Hard drive space
DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
Processor: Intel Pentium 4 3.0GHz / AMD Athlon XP 3000+
Graphics: AMD Radeon X1800 Series 256MB or NVIDIA GeForce 7800 GS
PC System Analysis For Tomb Raider: Legend Requirements
Your PC will need a graphics card thats as powerful as a GeForce 7800 GS/Radeon X1800 Series 256MB and it should be paired with either a Athlon XP 3000+/Pentium 4 3.0GHz CPU to match the Tomb Raider: Legend recommended system specs. This PC setup will deliver 60 Frames Per Second on High graphics settings on 1080p monitor resolution. System memory required for Tomb Raider: Legend is 1 GB performance memory. You should also have 256 MB system memory for min specs. Another thing to consider is the DirectX capability of your GPU. Tomb Raider: Legend needs a GPU capable of running DirectX 9. Recommended needs around a 14 year old PC to run.