“Rise of the Tomb Raider” is finally being released on PS4 and the date is disclosed by the Italian Gamestop website. The pricing information of the game on PS4 has also been revealed. However, there are reports that the game is hacked by the pirates.
Cited on IGN France, “Rise of the Tomb Raider” is set to release on October 11, 2016. Many PS4 users were upset since the game was exclusive for Xbox.
Owing to the popularity of the game, hackers have found a way to get around by finally breaking through the Denuvo DRM protection of the game. The “Rise of the Tomb Raider” crack was reported to be made by Russian hackers according to PCGamesN.
“Rise of the Tomb Raider” was a very popular game after it was released in 2015. The PS4 gamers will now be able to enjoy the game too as it was one of the best games released during the year.
The “Rise of the Tomb Raider” is being released almost one year after it came out on Xbox One and Xbox 360. The release of the game clashed with the release of “WWE 2K17.”
“Rise of the Tomb Raider” was a product exclusive for Xbox One and Xbox 360 which was released in 2015. It already has been released on the PC earlier this year. PS4 console is the last platform to where the game is being released.
Will PS4 version of ‘Rise of the Tomb Raider’ outsell the Xbox One version?
The PC version has definitely outsold the Xbox version. It is anticipated that the game will do better on PS4 than on Xbox too. Square Enix will base its exclusive sales deals based on how this one turns out to be.
The Price of ‘Rise of Tomb Raider’
“Rise of the Tomb Raider” listing reveals that the PS4 users have to shell out $60 even though the game is already a year old. The pricing of the game will be justified if “Rise of the Tomb Raider” on PS4 came along with DLC like Baba Yaga: The Temple of the Witch. However, this remains unclear now as Crystal Dynamics or Square Enix has not made any announcement regarding the same. Is there any frill added to make the game more enticing? We have to wait and watch.
Assuming that the price and release date are accurate, it is possible that the “Rise of the Tomb Raider” will be available at a much discounted price in its PC version and Xbox. Amazon listing for the Xbox One version is $33.99 currently. However, since Black Friday falls just a few weeks after the game releases, it might be available at a discounted price across all platforms.