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Lara’s latest has been out roughly a month now and that can mean only one thing - it’s season pass content time. Shadow of the Tomb Raider will be getting seven DLC expansions of varying sizes as part of its season pass, kicking off next month with ‘The Forge’.
Hot on the heels of Nvidia’s RTX 20 Series driver release, AMD has pushed out the Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.9.2 GPU drivers with improved performance across a range of new AAA titles.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider is the latest in a long line of Tomb Raider games, dropping the player into lush South American environments as Lara once attempts to avert catastrophe. Shadow of the Tomb Raider can be quite the looker, but it can also be ugly as sin depending on the graphics options chosen.
Square Enix launched Shadow of the Tomb Raider over the weekend. The concluding part of the Tomb Raider 'Origins' trilogy, it's also the first Tomb Raider game to be developed by Eidos Montreal, of Deus Ex fame. Port house Nixxes is once again handling the PC version of Shadow of the Tomb Raider, but just how well does this notoriously demanding series transition to PC? We've benchmark SotTR to find out just that. 
Nixxes has pushed out the first PC patch for Shadow of the Tomb Raider, implementing a raft of changes that the port specialist didn’t quite have time to fix in time for the game going gold.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider has dropped today, and Team Red users looking to get the best possible performance should probably be grabbing the new AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.9.1 graphics card driver.
The first Shadow of the Tomb Raider reviews are out in the wild. It’s a bit of a mixed bag, to be honest, ranging from a lowly 40% up to a massive 95%, averaging out at 77/100 on Metacritic. If you’re planning on picking up Lara’s latest this week though, then Nvidia’s got you covered with a brand-spanking new GeForce 399.24 WHQL driver release.
We’re now than less than a week away from Shadow of the Tomb Raider heralding the return of one of gaming’s most iconic characters. But what’s been leading up to this moment? A lengthy new trailer from Square Enix provides a handy refresher course of what’s happened so far in the Tomb Raider origins trilogy, from those first moments Lara washed ashore Yamatai, right through to that final epic showdown in Rise of the Tomb Raider. Suffice to say, SPOILER WARNING if you haven’t played through the original two games just yet.
This PC performance article focuses on Shadow of the Tomb Raider frame rates and will provide us with a graphics card frame rate guide for when the game launches on September 14th. This will be considered an evolving editorial article, that we will continue to update as more Shadow of the Tomb Raider frame rate data is published around the net, as we complete our internal hardware analysis on the game, but especially as you submit your FPS results to Game-Debate.
Only 14 days left until its release and we now have the official Shadow of The Tomb Raider system requirements. Over the past week or so we have seen some interesting early system performance results  for Shadow of The Tomb Raider on the incoming Nvidia RTX 20 Series but we now have the official Shadow of the Tomb Raider system requirements. The official requirements are pretty similar to our predicted PC system specs so lets see how well you can run SOTTR.
It’s early days for Nvidia’s newly announced GeForce RTX 2080 Ti but on the Gamescom 2018 show floor, the first gameplay demonstrations are already taking place. One of these is for the upcoming Shadow of the Tomb Raider, the finale to the Tomb Raider origins trilogy.