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Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light HD


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“…a fantastic dual stick shooter that will make any fan happy”
“...a great co-operative experience”
“It’s a joy” GamesMaster

Now fully updated and optimised for iPhone and iPad, Lara Croft: Guardian of Light brings you an award-winning downloadable action/adventure to the palm of your hands! With fast-paced play in either co-op or single-player modes, Guardian of Light is a truly unforgettable experience for iOS.

Join Lara as she ventures deep into the jungles of central America in search of the Mirror of Smoke, a powerful artefact from a lost age. Whoever wields this item has the power to rid the world of light, and hold the future of humanity in their hands. But now fate hangs in the balance, with the Mirror in the possession of Xolotl, the God of Darkness - Lara and Totec, the Guardian of the Mirror, only have until sunrise to defeat him, or the world will be plunged into an age of darkness!

Take-on Xolotl and his armies of creatures with an all-new intuitive and accessible touch-screen control system, letting you explore the world and solve the puzzles at your own pace. Jump in as Lara Croft or, for the first time in the series, play in co-op with another iPhone or iPad player joining as Totec.

•Fast-paced action/adventure gameplay
•Local and Game Center Multiplayer
•Breathtaking environments
•Co-op focused puzzle solving
•Player upgrades and unlockable weapons

What's New in Version 1.3

Improved stability and multiplayer performance

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Customer Reviews

Challenging & Exciting! (Helpful hints)

Someone said the controls are hard to use - I disagree, the game just has some hard spots that require a little skill and a bit of luck perhaps. We found you can really do well by ignoring the time to complete a tomb the first time through and just focus on finding everything.

Try not to pass up a doorway with red eyed skulls (bonus puzzle room) sometimes you can't go back to them!

Use your inventory often to set the best artifact bonuses - the bonuses only take effect when the red meter is full (and the red meter goes to zero if you are touched by anything harmful!)

Never underestimate how powerful the spear can be both against enemies and to throw into a wall to stand on (sometimes two tiers high!)

To set different guns to the buttons, hold down the select and drag your finger to the slot. Try to find then Ammo and Health regen artifacts - when the red gauge is full you can stand back and hose everything down with buckets of lead if you like (cause they auto refill)

I think that is all we noted that is not clear. ** Below Is One Spoiler ** Don't look if you want to figure it out!!

* The spiked roller coming at you can be blown up high enough to run under (it is very picky about where though) 'nuf said!

Excellent game

I originally played this on PS3, I payed $15 for it and it was worth that. I like this game, it is very immersive. From what I can tell, it is pretty much the same game and I like having it on the iPad. It easier to get into then the PS3. I only just recently started playing it, some of the controls are bit more challenging then on the PS3 but it only makes the game more interesting, I guess. I am curious to see how the game progresses considering on the console version the controls get more involved.

Tremendous Value

An amazing game on the iPad. Unfortunate for those experiencing crashes but I have not had a single one. Graphics are simply amazing, control scheme is very good and there is tons of gameplay. Considered docking the game one star due to the frustrating difficulty of some areas but then again I am not the best at these sort of games so maybe it is just me. In any event a must buy.

Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light HD
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  • $5.99
  • Category: Games
  • Updated: Sep 20, 2011
  • Version: 1.3
  • Size: 417 MB
  • Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish
  • Seller: SQUARE ENIX Ltd
Rated 9+ for the following:
  • Frequent/Intense Cartoon or Fantasy Violence

Compatibility: Requires iOS 3.2 or later. Compatible with iPad.

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