Even although it be a adjust to as a lot as the critically acclaimed Upward push of the Tomb Raider, Shadow of the Tomb Raider has didn’t present vital traction since being launched in September. The game has racked up a pair nominations for finest action/hotfoot game from the Game Critics Awards and The Game Awards 2018 however evaluate rankings had been down nearly across the board. Gross sales of the game took a nosedive, dropping 70 % when compared to the 2013 Tomb Raider reboot.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider will not be the foremost game to get the free demo remedy to elevate sales. Bethesda tried a identical trick with Dishonored 2 when the sales numbers fell off a cliff. The tactic, along with a price tumble a pair of months after the game’s release, managed to ship the game reduction up the charts.