So here are our favorite Tomb Raider references in retro and contemporary games.
The Witcher 3 (2015)
During the quest “The Great Escape” Geralt finds a corpse,
whilst examining it Geralt will say “Tomb Raider. Seems this one liked Elven
Hitman – Absolution
Newspaper headline “She lost everything in one day!” as a reference to Tomb Raider Underworld, where Lara’s
manor was destroyed. Also there’s a “Croft” bag and a mat.
Civilization 5 (2010)
One of the achievements is a reference to Lara’s obsession
with Egyptian tombs.
Murder: FBI Confidential (2008)
The FBI boss shouts at the protagonist after she’s back from Peru
“RIP Laura Cruft’s” gravestone
Obelix XXL 2: Mission: Las Vegum (2005)
Oh that Larry Craft and his Getafix cosplay…
Druuna Morbus Gravis
Druuna will wear Lara’s outfit if you enter a special
Spyro: Year of the Dragon (2000)
Tara is an explorer who spends her life raiding tombs and looking for treasure she also looks and sounds very familiar…
Time to Kill (1998)
Lara’s clothes in one of the closets.
Shadow Warrior (1997)
Lara in one of the cages