Here’s a round-up of some of the best news articles, blog posts, videos, and tweets of the past week!
Tomb Raider News & Views:
- Livestream Recaps for “Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris” from E3 2014 – Did you miss any of the E3 livestreams for “Temple of Osiris”? You can find them all here.
- I Did It! Gaming Industry Update – Katie Fleming (Katie’s Tomb Raider Site) has finally broken into the game industry after years of trying. Congratulations, Katie!
- Jason Makes: The Amulet of Horus – Jason Croft’s tutorial on how to make your own Amulet of Horus (TR: Last Revelation).
- 15 Fascinating Facts You May Not Know About ‘Tomb Raider’ – So, how well do you know Tomb Raider?
- Dr. Mark Van Stone – How Maya Hieroglyphs are Written – A video demonstration on how Maya glyphs were written, presented by calligrapher and Maya expert, Dr. Mark Van Stone.
- Archaeologists Discover Tiahuanaco Tomb in Southern Peru – An update on the archaeological excavation of a Tiahuanaco tomb in Peru’s Tambo Valley.
- Evidence of Ancient Egyptian Epidemic Unearthed – Archaeologists have uncovered the remains of ancient plague victims at a site near Luxor, Egypt.
- More Than 100 Han Dynasty Tombs Discovered in China – A cluster of over 100 Han Dynasty tombs have been discovered in China’s Jiangsu Province.
The Gaming Industry:
- The Difficulty in Writing For Games – Jeremy Voss looks at the problems involved in incorporating compelling narratives into games.
- My Link to the Past: Demo Discs – Daryl Baxter’s ode to Playstation demo discs.
Just for Fun:
- Indiana Jones in Real Life – The Movies in Real Life team recreated Raiders of the Lost Ark’s famous boulder scene in Central Park.
- 10 Signs You’re Playing Way Too Many Games – How many of these are you guilty of?
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