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Raidercast

English, Leisure/Hobby/Lifestyle, 4 seasons, 47 episodes, 1 day, 5 hours, 15 minutes
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Dusting the cobwebs from gaming history and taking a deep dive into the myths, monsters, and mysteries of all things Tomb Raider and Lara Croft!
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48: The Tomb Raider State of Play

It's time to get excited about the future of the franchise! There are so, so many things in the works for Lara and Tomb Raider, so join me and Tomb Raider fans from around the world as we discuss what's to come. --- 𝐅𝐨π₯π₯𝐨𝐰 π‘πšπ’ππžπ«πœπšπ¬π­ 𝐚𝐭: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod​​ https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/raidercast​​ https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti https://www.threads.net/@raidercast https://bsky.app/profile/raidercast.bsky.social π‘πšπ’ππžπ«πœπšπ¬π­ 𝐌𝐞𝐫𝐜𝐑 𝐑𝐞𝐫𝐞: https://linktr.ee/raidercastmerch​​ If you enjoy my videos, consider helping fund future projects! https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
6/28/2024 β€’ 38 minutes, 42 seconds
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47: A Tomb Raider's Adventure In Mexico

Join me fresh off the back of my adventure across Mexico, as I explore how accurate Tomb Raider's presentation of Mexico, Aztec, and Maya civilisation is ingame vs reality. --- 𝐅𝐨π₯π₯𝐨𝐰 π‘πšπ’ππžπ«πœπšπ¬π­ 𝐚𝐭: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod​​ https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/raidercast​​ https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti https://www.threads.net/@raidercast https://bsky.app/profile/raidercast.bsky.social π‘πšπ’ππžπ«πœπšπ¬π­ 𝐌𝐞𝐫𝐜𝐑 𝐑𝐞𝐫𝐞: https://linktr.ee/raidercastmerch​​ If you enjoy my videos, consider helping fund future projects! https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
5/17/2024 β€’ 21 minutes, 9 seconds
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46: Tomb Raider Remastered Celebration Special

Guests Laurie and Steve return to Raidercast in a special sequel to Season 2's Remakes and Ports episode - as the stars aligned, we now actually have remasters! Here are our breakdowns of things we love, things we don't, and things we'd love to see.
2/20/2024 β€’ 32 minutes
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45: Beyond 40 Fathoms

Marine Conservation and Tomb Raider Lara Croft faces many underwater beasties during her quests, however are these marine menaces actually misunderstood? I spoke to Tomb Raider fan and activist Bernardo Hautenne from Blue Religion, a marine conservation group based in Mexico, and asked how the game's creatures measure up to their real-life counterparts. Follow Bernardo: www.bluereligion.org https://www.instagram.com/bernardobluereligion/ --- 𝐅𝐨π₯π₯𝐨𝐰 π‘πšπ’ππžπ«πœπšπ¬π­ 𝐚𝐭: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod​​ https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/raidercast​​ https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti https://www.threads.net/@raidercast https://bsky.app/profile/raidercast.bsky.social π‘πšπ’ππžπ«πœπšπ¬π­ 𝐌𝐞𝐫𝐜𝐑 𝐑𝐞𝐫𝐞: https://linktr.ee/raidercastmerch​​ If you enjoy my videos, consider helping fund future projects! https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
2/1/2024 β€’ 39 minutes, 50 seconds
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44: Clinical Psychology & Tomb Raider

In this episode, I speak to clinical psychologist and Tomb Raider Dr Amy Goodrum about the positive benefits video games can have on players, and how the media's portrayal of video games as the cause of violent and aggressive behavior isn't as clear cut as they'd have us believe. ------- Follow Amy on Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/arkraiderms -------- π„π©π’π¬π¨ππž 𝐁𝐒𝐛π₯𝐒𝐨𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐩𝐑𝐲: π‘‰π‘–π‘‘π‘’π‘œ πΊπ‘Žπ‘šπ‘’π‘  π‘Žπ‘›π‘‘ π‘Šπ‘’π‘™π‘™-𝑏𝑒𝑖𝑛𝑔, π‘ƒπ‘Ÿπ‘’π‘ π‘  π‘†π‘‘π‘Žπ‘Ÿπ‘‘, Edited by Rachel Kowert π‘‡β„Žπ‘’ πΊπ‘Žπ‘šπ‘–π‘›π‘” 𝑀𝑖𝑛𝑑, 𝐴 𝑁𝑒𝑀 π‘ƒπ‘ π‘¦π‘β„Žπ‘œπ‘™π‘œπ‘”π‘¦ π‘œπ‘“ π‘‰π‘–π‘‘π‘’π‘œπ‘”π‘Žπ‘šπ‘’π‘  π‘Žπ‘›π‘‘ π‘‘β„Žπ‘’ π‘ƒπ‘œπ‘€π‘’π‘Ÿ π‘œπ‘“ π‘ƒπ‘™π‘Žπ‘¦, by Alexander Kriss Ph.D. π‘Šπ‘œπ‘Ÿπ‘˜π‘–π‘›π‘” π‘€π‘–π‘‘β„Ž π‘‰π‘–π‘‘π‘’π‘œ πΊπ‘Žπ‘šπ‘’π‘Ÿπ‘  π‘Žπ‘›π‘‘ πΊπ‘Žπ‘šπ‘’π‘Ÿπ‘  𝑖𝑛 π‘‡β„Žπ‘’π‘Ÿπ‘Žπ‘π‘¦, 𝐴 πΆπ‘™π‘–π‘›π‘–π‘π‘–π‘Žπ‘›'𝑠 𝐺𝑒𝑖𝑑𝑒, by Anthony M. Bean Ph.D. 𝐺𝑒𝑑𝑑𝑖𝑛𝑔 πΊπ‘Žπ‘šπ‘’π‘Ÿπ‘ , π‘‡β„Žπ‘’ π‘ƒπ‘ π‘¦π‘β„Žπ‘œπ‘™π‘œπ‘”π‘¦ π‘œπ‘“ π‘‰π‘–π‘‘π‘’π‘œ πΊπ‘Žπ‘šπ‘’π‘  π‘Žπ‘›π‘‘ π‘‡β„Žπ‘’π‘–π‘Ÿ πΌπ‘šπ‘π‘Žπ‘π‘‘ π‘œπ‘› π‘‘β„Žπ‘’ π‘ƒπ‘’π‘œπ‘π‘™π‘’ π‘Šβ„Žπ‘œ π‘ƒπ‘™π‘Žπ‘¦ π‘‡β„Žπ‘’π‘š, by Jamie Madigan Ph.D. For clinicians wanting to study and learn more about gaming and how it can be used in the therapeutic context: https://geektherapeutics.com/ --------- 𝐅𝐨π₯π₯𝐨𝐰 π‘πšπ’ππžπ«πœπšπ¬π­ 𝐚𝐭: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod​​https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/raidercast​​https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti https://www.threads.net/@raidercast https://bsky.app/profile/raidercast.bsky.social π‘πšπ’ππžπ«πœπšπ¬π­ 𝐌𝐞𝐫𝐜𝐑 𝐑𝐞𝐫𝐞: https://linktr.ee/raidercastmerch​​ If you enjoy my videos, consider helping fund future projects! https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
1/25/2024 β€’ 30 minutes, 33 seconds
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43: Recapping First Time Tomb Raider 3

Well, we made it at last. Alfredo's TR3 journey has concluded, but you had many questions for him. We gathered a big bunch of them, combined some, and I fired them at him for a special episode. ---- If you'd like to support Alfredo's book crowdfund, check it out here: https://unbound.com/books/invisible-rainbows ---- Follow Alf at: https://twitter.com/DrCarpineti https://twitter.com/theAstroholic Follow Chris at: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod​​ https://www.threads.net/@chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/raidercast/​​ https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti Raidercast Merch here: https://linktr.ee/raidercastmerch​​ If you enjoy my videos, consider helping fund future projects! https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
1/14/2024 β€’ 48 minutes, 29 seconds
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42: Spooky Moments in Tomb Raider

Join special guest Nina as she recalls her top five most terrifying Tomb Raider moments for this Raidercast Halloween episode! πŸ‘» Follow Nina at: https://twitter.com/theneensspeech Follow Chris at: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod​​ https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/raidercast​​ https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti Raidercast Merch here: https://linktr.ee/raidercastmerch​​ If you enjoy my videos, consider helping fund future projects! https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
10/31/2023 β€’ 30 minutes, 42 seconds
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41: CLASSIC REMASTERS!

Can you believe it? CAN YOU? It's finally actually happening, after all this time. What a time to be a Tomb Raider fan! Music by: https://www.youtube.com/@Ambyion Nathan McCree Peter Connelly Follow along: https://www.youtube.com/@raidercast https://instagram.com/raidercast https://Twitter.com/raidercastpod https://www.threads.net/@raidercast https://raidercast.bsky.social/
9/17/2023 β€’ 23 minutes, 34 seconds
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40: A Team of Tomb Raiders

Should Lara have a team of Raiders in future Tomb Raider games? Our thought experiment dives into this controversial hypothetical scenario. Follow Hedi over on Twitter @Hedteur Got an idea for a future episode? Want to become a guest? Or even just for feedback, contact me here: https://raidercast.co/get-in-touch/ ----------------------------------------------- Follow Raidercast behind the scenes at: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod https://www.instagram.com/raidercast/ ----------------------------------------------- https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti ----------------------------------------------- Tshirts here: https://raidercast.co/store If you enjoy my videos and podcast, consider helping fund future projects! I want to thank everyone who has done so far, you're amazing and I'm incredibly grateful. You're helping keep this as high quality as I can, so thank you. https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
8/26/2023 β€’ 29 minutes, 5 seconds
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39: The Fashion of Tomb Raider

Join me and Jonathon in the latest Tomb Raider podcast as we go back into the closet. More specifically, Lara's closet at Croft Manor! We take the deepest of dives into Lara's eclectic fashion, analysing her impact during 90s girl power up to her present incarnation, and ask ourselves: what IS Lara's look? Follow Jonathon here: https://twitter.com/_tombjonathon https://www.instagram.com/supjonty/ --- #fashion #tombraider #laracroft #podcast Got an idea for a future episode? Want to become a guest? Or even just for feedback, contact me here: https://raidercast.co/get-in-touch/ ----------------------------------------------- Follow Raidercast behind the scenes at: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod https://www.instagram.com/raidercast/ ----------------------------------------------- https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti ----------------------------------------------- Tshirts here: https://raidercast.co/store If you enjoy my videos and podcast, consider helping fund future projects! I want to thank everyone who has done so far, you're amazing and I'm incredibly grateful. You're helping keep this as high quality as I can, so thank you. https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
7/23/2023 β€’ 47 minutes, 14 seconds
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34: Making AI Write Tomb Raider

Welcome back to a new series of Raidercast, a podcast all about the myths, monsters, and adventures of Lara Croft's world.   In this episode I fire up Chatgpt - a new AI chat bot - to test its knowledge of Tomb Raider in the form of short stories, movie scripts, and even poems.  Check it for yourself here: https://openai.com/blog/chatgpt/ -----------------------------------------------  Got an idea for a future episode? Want to become a guest? Or even just for feedback, contact me here: https://raidercast.co/get-in-touch/ -----------------------------------------------  Follow Raidercast behind the scenes at: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod https://www.instagram.com/raidercast/ ----------------------------------------------- https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti -----------------------------------------------  Tshirts here: https://raidercast.co/store If you enjoy my videos and podcast, consider helping fund future projects! I want to thank everyone who has done so far, you're amazing and I'm incredibly grateful. You're helping keep this as high quality as I can, so thank you. https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
1/1/2023 β€’ 51 minutes, 49 seconds
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33: A First Time Tomb Raider 2 Retrospective

Alfredo, star of First Time Tomb Raider 1 and also coincidentally my husband, recently finished his first playthrough for Tomb Raider 2 for the game's 25th anniversary. It was a hell of a journey, and if you haven't seen it, I highly recommend checking it out! This episode highlights his thoughts and feelings about Lara's adventure to swipe the fabled Dagger of Xian from an Italian cult. Watch here: https://tinyurl.com/FTTR1and2 
12/10/2022 β€’ 49 minutes, 11 seconds
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32: Archaeology of Tomb Raider

I sat down with archaeology lecturer and big Tomb Raider fan Dr Christopher Lowman to chat about the "do's and definitely don'ts" of Lara Croft's specific brand of archaeology! In this episode we cover the first three games, but don't fret - Chris will return for a future episode to explore the histories behind The Last Revelation, Chronicles, and the Angel of Darkness.  ----------------------------------------------- Got an idea for a future episode? Want to become a guest? Or even just for feedback, contact me here:  https://raidercast.co/get-in-touch/ ----------------------------------------------- Follow Raidercast behind the scenes at: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod https://www.instagram.com/raidercast/ ----------------------------------------------- https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti ----------------------------------------------- Tshirts here: https://raidercast.co/store/ If you enjoy my videos and podcast, consider helping fund future projects! I want to thank everyone who has done so far, you're amazing and I'm incredibly grateful. You're helping keep this as high quality as I can, so thank you.    https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
7/11/2022 β€’ 45 minutes, 48 seconds
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31: Pride in Tomb Raider - Community Episode

Strength, courage, confidence, support. These are just some of the words used by Tomb Raider's LGBTQIA community to describe their connection to Lara Croft, and how she empowers us in day-to-day life.  Sit back and experience the stories of the people whose lives were changed, and even saved, because of Lara Croft.  Happy Pride, everyone! ----------------------------------------------- Got an idea for a future episode? Want to become a guest? Or even just for feedback, contact me here:  https://raidercast.co/get-in-touch/ ----------------------------------------------- Follow Raidercast behind the scenes at: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod https://www.instagram.com/raidercast/ ----------------------------------------------- https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti ----------------------------------------------- Tshirts here: https://raidercast.co/store/ If you enjoy my videos and podcast, consider helping fund future projects! I want to thank everyone who has done so far, you're amazing and I'm incredibly grateful. You're helping keep this as high quality as I can, so thank you.    https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
6/26/2022 β€’ 52 minutes, 51 seconds
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30: The Music of Tomb Raider

Join special guest Keaton and me as we embark on a melodic journey through some of our favourite pieces of Tomb Raider music from across the whole series! Got an idea for a future episode? Want to become a guest? Or even just for feedback, contact me here:  https://raidercast.co/get-in-touch/ Follow Keaton: https://twitter.com/KeatonDJohns ------------------------------------------------ Follow Raidercast behind the scenes at: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod https://www.instagram.com/raidercast/ ----------------------------------------------- https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti ----------------------------------------------- Tshirts here: https://raidercast.co/store/ If you enjoy my videos and podcast, consider helping fund future projects! I want to thank everyone who has done so far, you're amazing and I'm incredibly grateful. You're helping keep this as high quality as I can, so thank you.    https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
5/5/2022 β€’ 38 minutes, 39 seconds
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29: Villains of Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider has a stellar lineup of diabolical villains. In this episode, myself and a special guest discuss a handful of the series ne'er-do-wells, and ask the question: 𝘈𝘳𝘦 𝘡𝘩𝘦𝘺 𝘳𝘦𝘒𝘭𝘭𝘺 𝘡𝘩𝘒𝘡 𝘦𝘷π˜ͺ𝘭? Billy's Instagram:  https://instagram.com/geek_raider Got an idea for a future episode? Want to become a guest? Or even just for feedback, contact me here:  https://raidercast.co/get-in-touch/ ------------------------------------------------ Follow Raidercast behind the scenes at: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod https://www.instagram.com/raidercast/ ----------------------------------------------- https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti ----------------------------------------------- Tshirts here: https://raidercast.co/store/ If you enjoy my videos and podcast, consider helping fund future projects! I want to thank everyone who has done so far, you're amazing and I'm incredibly grateful. You're helping keep this as high quality as I can, so thank you.    https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
4/27/2022 β€’ 35 minutes, 17 seconds
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28: Reading Your Comments - Sins Of The Father

Since the burning issue was so popular, I really wanted to share what was sent to me because a LOT of people had very strong opinions, some raise great points, and some are particularly entertaining!  Thanks to everyone who contributed via Instagram.  Follow Raidercast behind the scenes at: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod https://www.instagram.com/raidercast/ ----------------------------------------------- https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti Tshirts here: https://linktr.ee/raidercastmerch If you enjoy my videos, consider helping fund future projects! I want to thank everyone who has done so far, you're amazing and I'm incredibly grateful. You're helping keep this as high quality as I can, so thank you.    https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
3/9/2022 β€’ 19 minutes, 24 seconds
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27: A First Time Tomb Raider's Experience

Back in October and November 2021, in the spirit of the 25th anniversary of TR1, I introduced my husband to Tomb Raider. Here's how he got on, and answers your questions! (And yes, he'll be playing Tomb Raider 2 this year.) This episode went out earlier on the Raidercast Youtube channel, so some of you may have heard it before.  Follow Alf at:  https://twitter.com/DrCarpineti https://twitter.com/theAstroholic Follow Chris at: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/raidercast/ https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti If you enjoy my videos, consider helping fund future projects! https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
3/3/2022 β€’ 46 minutes, 50 seconds
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26: Underworld Developers Chat - Raidercast In Partnership With Tomb Raider

Welcome to the third Raidercast In Partnership with TombRaider! I sat down with Kam Yu, Sze Jones, and Rob Cheng from Crystal Dynamics to talk about the development of 2008's Tomb Raider Underworld.   ----------------------------------------------------   Follow along behind the scenes: https://twitter.com/Raidercastpod
2/13/2022 β€’ 33 minutes, 6 seconds
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25: Death In Tomb Raider

From tombs and skeletal remains to ghosts and everlasting life, Lara's world presents a mixed view of what happens when we die. But while the topic might seem grim, the series presents a surprisingly hopeful view on it: this is Death In Tomb Raider. Follow Simply Brit: https://twitter.com/imSimplyBritt https://www.twitch.tv/simplybrit/ Follow TrulyNaff: https://twitter.com/TrulyNaff https://www.twitch.tv/trulynaff Jenni's Angel of Darkness Novel and Audiobook: http://www.jrmilward.com/tomb-raider-the-angel-of-darkness-novelisation.html http://www.jrmilward.com/tr-aod-audiobook.html ------- Follow Raidercast behind the scenes at: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod https://www.instagram.com/raidercast/ ----------------------------------------------- https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti Tshirts here: https://linktr.ee/raidercastmerch If you enjoy my videos, consider helping fund future projects! I want to thank everyone who has done so far, you're amazing and I'm incredibly grateful. You're helping keep this as high quality as I can, so thank you.    https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
2/6/2022 β€’ 44 minutes, 13 seconds
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24: Arts & Crofts with The Vault Podcast

Have Tomb Raider and Lara inspired your creative side? In this episode, I spoke to two creative fans who were brought together by their mutual love of Tomb Raider. Say hello to Vic and Jason, whose Vault podcast inspired the creation of Raidercast!  Follow them at:  https://twitter.com/Vault_Unlocked https://twitter.com/The_Phease https://twitter.com/jches16 Follow me at:  https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod​​ https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/raidercast/​​ https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti Tshirts here: https://linktr.ee/raidercastmerch​​ If you enjoy my videos, consider helping fund future projects! https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
11/1/2021 β€’ 39 minutes, 32 seconds
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23: Raidercast LIVE - Meeting Judith Gibbins

It's been 25 years of Tomb Raider! I was fortunate enough to speak to Lara's voice actress from Tomb Raiders 2 and 3, Judith Gibbins, at the celebration event in Derby, where it all began.  Happy 25 years, Lara! Follow along at: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/raidercast/ https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti Tshirts here:  https://linktr.ee/raidercastmerch​​ If you enjoy my videos, consider helping fund future projects! https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
10/28/2021 β€’ 37 minutes, 10 seconds
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22: 'The Making of Tomb Raider' Author Interview

As we near the actual anniversary of Lara's debut, I sat down with author Daryl Baxter who talks us through the creation of his 25-year celebration book: 'The Making of Tomb Raider', which features some exciting interviews covering the first two years of Croft adventures at Core Design!   The book is out this October and can be preordered here: https://www.pen-and-sword.co.uk/The-Making-of-Tomb-Raider-Hardback/p/20165 Follow Daryl here: https://twitter.com/darylbaxter Follow along at: https://twitter.com/RaidercastPod​​ https://twitter.com/chriscarpineti https://www.instagram.com/raidercast/​​ https://www.instagram.com/chriscarpineti Tshirts here: https://linktr.ee/raidercastmerch​​ If you enjoy my videos, consider helping fund future projects! https://ko-fi.com/raidercast
9/26/2021 β€’ 29 minutes, 58 seconds