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Tomb Raider has had many games starting from the series' debut in 1996, spanning multiple continuities, with several iterations of title character, Lara Croft.

Timeline from 1996-present

Main Series[edit | edit source]

Original Timeline[edit | edit source]

1996[edit | edit source]

Lara is contracted by Jacqueline Natla to search for the Scion of Atlantis. However the hunt becomes personal when Natla cancels Lara's contract, Lara realizes that Natla's motives are of an insidious nature and sets out to collect the Scion for herself.

1997[edit | edit source]

Lara hunts for the legendary Dagger of Xian, her search brings her into conflict with Mafia leader, Marco Bartoli, who also seeks the dagger.

1998[edit | edit source]

Lara is hired to recover four artifacts fashioned from an ancient meteorite that hold tremendous power. However Lara soon learns why her employer needs them so much.

1999[edit | edit source]

Lara accidentally opens the Tomb of Set and sets out to put things right. However her former mentor, Werner Von Croy, seeks to release him into the world.

2000[edit | edit source]

With Lara missing and presumed dead, Lara's friends share stories about Lara's past exploits.

2003[edit | edit source]

After the murder of her mentor, Lara is the primary suspect. She journeys across Europe as she tries to clear her name, and uncover the truth of a mysterious group, known as Lux Veritatis, and a Serial Killer known as Monstrum.

Legend Timeline[edit | edit source]

2006[edit | edit source]

  • Tomb Raider: Legend (PlayStation 2, Xbox, Xbox 360, PSP, Game Boy Advance, GameCube, Nintendo DS and PC)

Lara seeks a Stone Dais, from her past, but she soon realizes that it is useless without the key, The Legendary Sword of King Arthur, Excalibur.

2007[edit | edit source]

Lara is contracted by Jacqueline Natla to recover the Scion of Atlantis. However, Natla knows that Lara also wants the Scion, as her father had also sought it at one point. Natla tries to have Lara killed, but Lara survives, and races to find the remaining pieces of the Scion.

2008[edit | edit source]

Lara seeks the the location of the Entrance to Avalon. Discovering a link between the Saxon Legend and Norse Myth, Lara seeks the Hammer of Thor, Mjolnir.

Survivor Timeline[edit | edit source]

2013[edit | edit source]

An expedition gone awry leaves a young Lara Croft stranded on an island, full of savage beasts, insane cultists, and the mystery of the Shaman Queen, Himiko. In a desperate fight for survival, Lara must uncover the truth, in order to get home.

2015[edit | edit source]

  • Rise of the Tomb Raider (Xbox One, Xbox 360 released November 10th 2015. PC released January 28th 2016, PlayStation 4 October 11th 2016)

After a cover up leads to Lara being discredited and called crazy, she searches for the fabled city of Kitezh and prove the the existence of an immortal soul.

2018[edit | edit source]

Lara inadvertently triggers an apocalyptic event, which Trinity intend to see to fruition. Lara races against time to stop the end of humanity.

Expansions[edit | edit source]

Note: This section refers to story DLC only.

1998[edit | edit source]

1999

2000[edit | edit source]

2009[edit | edit source]

2016[edit | edit source]

2018-2019[edit | edit source]

Spin Offs (Legend Timeline)[edit | edit source]

2010[edit | edit source]

2014[edit | edit source]

2015[edit | edit source]

Handheld and Mobile Only[edit | edit source]

2000[edit | edit source]

2001[edit | edit source]

2002[edit | edit source]

2013[edit | edit source]

2015[edit | edit source]

Series Logo Gallery[edit | edit source]

Title Screen Gallery[edit | edit source]

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