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InRaiderSpect Epilogue: A Survivor is Reborn

To commemorate the release of the definitive edition of Tomb Raider, Dr Kris excavates the series once again, presenting an epilogue to InRetroSpect’s InRaiderSpect special. Joining him for a chat is Tomb Raider expert Stellalune, the matriarch of Tomb Raiders.net. Together, they discuss the highlights of the latest installment in the Tomb Raider series, how it fits in …

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InRaiderSpect Part V: Tomb Raider

  No one knows better than Lara Croft that every great adventure must find its conclusion. A journey is not complete without the artifact at the end or the discovery of the truth behind the myth. This week, we bring you the final part of our five week InRaiderSpect Series.  All four hosts once again come …

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InRaiderSpect Part IV: Lara Croft: From Screen to Page

With the success of any gaming franchise comes the exploration into different mediums. Lara has been privileged enough to grace films, books and graphic novels. But what happens to her when you remove her from the game? In the fourth part of the InRadierSpect series, Sam Turner argues that, as a character, Lara is lost when ever …

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InRaiderSpect Part III: Turning Points

Inspired by the E3 trailer for next chapter in the series, Strider takes you through the Tomb Raider labyrinth to answer the one question that has permeated throughout the series:  to turn back or carry on? Warning! Contains spoilers!     A text version of this podcast can be found at Stella’s Tomb Raider Blog. …

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InRaiderSpect Part II: The Impact Of Lara

What is the true legacy of Lara Croft? Is the tomb raiding heroine of the world famous franchise just a sex symbol of a time gone by, a relic more outdated than the treasures she finds on her adventures? Or could it be that the changes Ms. Croft brought to the games industry – and …

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InRaiderSpect Part I: Origins

It is with great pleasure that we here at InRetroSpect bring you another month of podcast specials. A while back, we took some time out from the regular schedule to bring you thirty days celebrating the work of Hideo Kojima and Metal Gear Solid. This time around we have turned our attention to the universe …