Lara Croft is back once more, but it isn’t because of a brand new video game. It’s, you guessed it, a comic book. And because of course it is, it’s being done by Dark Horse Comics. There’s solicitations now available for it too.
The comic isn’t a Tomb Raider video game, but it does relate to their canon. In fact, if you didn’t know before, this comic book series is “following the events of Rise of the Tomb Raider”, and release on April 14th. It collects issues #7 through #12. The plot summary and cover art can be seen down below.
(W) Mariko Tamaki (A) Phillip Sevy (CA) Tula Lotay
Following the events of Rise of the Tomb Raider, Lara Croft’s life hasn’t gotten any easier! When Lara gets word that Sam Nishimura has escaped from a mental hospital, she drops everything to help her friend. But after an encounter with the Order of Trinity, she realizes that things are more complicated than she thought. Haunted by her memories of Yamatai, Lara is determined to rescue her friend. But the specter of Himiko the Sun Queen looms large in Sam’s life, and threatens to consume her completely! Collects issues #7-#12.In Shops: Apr 14, 2021SRP: $19.99