Crystal Dynamics announced a new Tomb Raider game in development with Unreal Engine 5, news confirmed during the State of Unreal 2022 presentation.
“Crystal Dynamics is proud to be a part of the launch of Unreal Engine 5. This new engine translates into next level storytelling in gameplay experiences,” Tomb Raider franchise general manager Dallas Dickinson said. “And that’s why we are thrilled to announce today that we have just started development of our next Tomb Raider game powered by Unreal Engine 5.”
He added, “Our goal is to push the envelope of fidelity and to deliver the high-quality cinematic action/adventure experience that fans deserve from both Crystal Dynamics and the Tomb Raider franchise. We can’t wait to take this journey together.”
Here’s the announcement video:
While the developer confirmed a new Tomb Raider game in development with Unreal Engine 5, further details weren’t shared in the announcement – we’ll keep you guys posted.