Aug 27, 2010
Lara Croft."most successful human heroine in the history of gaming"
Following the trail opened by Chun-li in the video game world, we met in 1996, with the most successful female character in the video game industry, Lara Croft. Croft, who has starred in multiple installments in the saga Tomb Rider on PC and console, was created by Toby Gard as an English archaeologist intelligent and athletic, in true Indiana Jones. In fact, the character that Toby had designed at first was male, but the great reception they were having the female characters in the interactive entertainment industry in the mid-nineties, he quickly changed the creator of opinion.
Although due to the beauty of which endow the character, quickly received all kinds of transformations by the most degenerate, becoming seen as an exaltation of masculine power, but, their creators were responsible for maintaining its essence, a fact which soon catapulted character to star in comics, novels and some animated series. Lara Croft, in a few years had begun to cause rage in all types of audiences, a fact which was used to throw it to the big screen. The animated character come to life in 2001 from the hand of Angelina Jolie in a film box office happened with more pain than glory, as the second installment starring Jolie in 2006.
In this way, Lara Croft returns to the gaming world, where no rival, a clear reflection of who is the "most successful human heroine in the history of gaming."