As promised, Microsoft will help bring Rise of the Tomb Raider to the PC on Windows 10. The action-adventure game from developer Crystal Dynamics that was first released for the Xbox One and Xbox 360 consoles in late 2015 will be available on the Windows Store, Steam and other retailers on January 28.
The Windows 10 version of Lara Croft's latest adventure will get some extra features:
Crystal Dynamics has added a slew of awesome new Windows 10-specific features to the critically acclaimed game, including stunning 4K resolution support – and Rise of the Tomb Raider will be the first game ever to include cutting-edge VXAO technology, developed in partnership with NVIDIA.
We have no idea what "VXAO" means, but hopefully that will be revealed before the game comes out later this month.
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