Tomb Raider VIII: Underworld for Nintendo Wii

TR8wii Publisher: Eidos Interactive
Developer: Crystal Dynamics
Genre: Action-Adventure
Game Platform: Nintendo Wii
Release Date: 21 November 2008

Description:

Tomb Raider: Underworld represents a new advancement in exploration-based gameplay. As fearless adventurer Lara Croft explore exotic locations around the world, each designed with an incredible attention to detail resulting in breathtaking high-definition visual fidelity that creates a truly believable world and delivers a new level of challenge and choice.

Story:

For generations, stories have been told of the fearsome weapon of the Norse god Thor. Legend holds that he who wields the hammer has the power to smash mountains into valleys and the strength to destroy even the gods. For more than a thousand years it has existed only as a myth.until now.

In an ancient ruin on the floor of the Mediterranean Sea, Lara Croft uncovers proof of the Norse underworld and the mythical hammer. As she attempts to unravel the secrets behind these myths, Lara's perilous journey leads her toward a forgotten power that, if unleashed, could lay waste to all civilization.

Wii Features:

  • Built specifically for the Wii: Level design and environmental challenges are designed to take advantage of the unique capabilities of the Wii Remote and Nunchuk.
  • Exclusive Multi-Tool: Excavate hidden secrets with this modernized and expanded tool kit that includes:
      Compressed Air Gun: A high-powered instrument used to clear away dirt or silt.
      Acetylene Torch: An advanced, multipurpose torch used to weld metal objects, set fire to objects, and melt ice.
      Chisel: Pry apart objects or chip away sediment in order to discover hidden secrets.
      Pliers: Extract elements from ancient devices.
  • Exclusive Active Aim Combat System: The combat system has been enhanced for more fluid character control and more precise aiming with the Wii Remote and Nunchuk.
  • Expanded Camera Control: Take more control of the camera using the Wii Remote. If the Wii Remote is not pointed at the screen, the camera will follow Lara automatically. If it is pointed at the screen, the game will enter a "free look" mode.

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