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Old 14-06-19, 17:09   #58
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Surely it wasn't up to CD to just stop making TR after TRU, but down to SE. Presumably SE were the ones that made the choice for CD to continue but at some point a decision was made for the reboot to happen.
I'm not saying CD had a choice. I'm saying IF CD had made Reboot the way they did but as a new IP, it's possible, now in 2019 Tomb Raider could have been given to someone else.

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I disagree. AoD is the same formula, with prettier graphics and rpg elements.
You forgot that it was the first title on the PS2, which was HUGE at the time. If finished, AOD would have sold a lot more easily. I'm not saying AOD is a different formula, but it was a big step up. So it's not as if the formula was getting stale.

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And that someone else would also do something different than the classics.
Well you don't know that for sure.

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Otherwise, if it was to do the same, it would have stayed in Core’s hands.
Eidos didn't take TR away from Core because the formula failed. It was because AOD wasn't finished and didn't sell as well as it could have done.
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