The news of a new Tomb Raider game was leaked earlier this year by a job posting and now it looks like another job posting has leaked the news that the upcoming Tomb Raider may have a multiplayer mode.
The job posting, according to Blend Games, reads that developer Crystal Dynamics is seeking a lead designer for a triple-A title for Xbox 360 and PS3, and that this designer will be responsible for the “multiplayer vision and design effort” and creating “multiplayer maps.”
This is almost definitely for the new Tomb Raider game, as it mentions a AAA title and in the first half of 2009, the developer laid off fifty-five employees to increase their focus on only the Tomb Raider series.
Crystal Dynamic’s creative director Eric Lindstrom has said in the past that multiplayer is always considered with each installment of Tomb Raider and suggested it was only a matter of time.
I’ve never been a fan of the series, but I’ve always had a lingering interest in it. I’m almost completely opposed to purchasing games that don’t contain multiplayer, so maybe this is the installment that will finally get me into the series.
Any diehard tomb raiders out there?
Article from Gamersyndrome.com