Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light

The Guardian of Light Publisher: Square Enix
Developer: Crystal Dynamics
Genre: Action Adventure
Players: Single player, 2-player cooperative online/offline
Game Platform: PlayStation Network, Xbox Live Arcade, Microsoft Windows
Release Date: Summer 2010


Lara Croft and The Guardian of Light is the first download only title from Crystal Dynamics and the first Co-op Lara Croft game. A classic formula of puzzles, combat and exploration coupled with breath-taking visuals deliver this fast-paced, isometric gaming experience.


When Lara Croft finds the long lost Temple of Light in the mountains of Central America, she unwittingly frees an evil spirit determined to plunge the world into eternal darkness. Alongside Totec, a Mayan tribesman, you must hunt down the Mirror of Smoke in what will be a new and incredible adventure.

Lara Croft the Guardian of Light


  • First downloadable only title from Crystal Dynamics, and first downloadable only Lara Croft game.
  • A classic formula of puzzles, combat, exploration, and breathtaking visuals put through the lens of an isometric fast-paced gaming experience.
  • A wide range of options for solving puzzles and traversing deadly environmental traps, offering players an unprecedented level of freedom to choose their own solutions and explore various paths through the dense jungles of Central America.
  • Crystal Dynamics' proprietary engine delivers sprawling environments with no load-times and unbelievable vertical gameplay through tombs reaching deep into the Earth.
  • Face off against a myriad of undead warriors brought to life by the evil Xolotl, including a number of boss battles that are not to be missed!
  • First ever co-op multiplayer action/adventure game featuring Lara Croft. Fully cooperative online and offline story mode.
System Requirements

  • OPERATING SYSTEM: Windows 7 / Vista / XP
  • CPU: 3+ GHz Intel or 2.5+ GHZ AMD
  • RAM: 1 GB RAM (XP) / 2 GB RAM (Vista)
  • GRAPHICS: NVIDIA GeForce 6 Series (6800GT or better) / ATI 1300XT or better
  • SOUND: DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card and drivers

The Guardian of Light