A few months shy from the release of Tomb Raider and Square Enix and Dark Horse are working together on a 6-part comic book available exclusively from preorders at Best Buy. The upcoming book is to be titled Tomb Raider: The Beginning. Yes, it’s a prequel of the upcoming prequel.
A 48-page, six-part hardcover omnibus, “TOMB RAIDER: The Beginning” follows the story of how the crew came together for The Endurance’s fateful mission to discover the lost Japanese kingdom of Yamatai. Originally intended to feature as the latest installment of Dr. James Whitman’s successful archaeology show, Whitman’s World, the show-biz archaeologist gets more than he bargained for when he enlists the help of Captain Conrad Roth. As Roth’s unique and eccentric crew gradually come together and share their stories and secrets, the expedition faces unexpected threats before it’s even begun.
While having to wait to get your hands on the both Tomb Raider and The Beginning, feast your eyes on four pages released in the comic series.