According to an announcement on Core Design's web site
, the PSP update of Lara Croft's first adventure has been scrapped.
The official word:
of Tomb Raider: 10th Anniversary Edition
that appeared on certain sites was an unauthorised release of an internal presentation of a game that was being developed by Core Design until very recently. It was running on PSP and used a Core-developed engine. However, following a recent review this project has been officially cancelled by SCi."
Core's staff and assets were recently acquired by Rebellion Developments (AvP
, Rogue Trooper
), although SCi
still maintains the Core brand name.Update
: Eurogamer is now reporting that the remake isn't canceled. Apparently, SCi has just issued a new statement saying the project is back on. PSP owners now have Lara's original adventure, as well as this month's Legend
to look forward to.