Tomb Raider: Anniversary

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Tomb Raider: Anniversary
Tomb Raider Anniversary cover.jpg
Release dates
June 1, 2007
February 15, 2008
Tomb Raider: Anniversary at WineHQ
Tomb Raider: Anniversary at SteamDB
 Tomb Raider: Anniversary at Wikipedia
Tomb Raider
Tomb Raider 1996
Tomb Raider II 1997
Tomb Raider III: Adventures of Lara Croft 1998
Tomb Raider: The Last Revelation 1999
Tomb Raider Chronicles 2000
Tomb Raider: The Angel of Darkness 2003
Tomb Raider: Legend 2006
Tomb Raider: Anniversary 2007
Tomb Raider: Underworld 2008
Tomb Raider (2013) 2013
Rise of the Tomb Raider 2016

For the original game, see Tomb Raider.

Key points

Disadvantage Released in tandem with PS2 version, lacks some graphical improvements from later Xbox 360 and PS3 releases.

General information

More information Lara Croft Wiki - A detailed wiki for the Tomb Raider series
More information Steam Community Discussions
More information Steam Users' Forums for game series


Source DRM Notes Keys
Retail Disc check DRM: SecuROM 7 disc check
Steam Availability Table Icons - Steam.svg

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Fix Delete/rename video files

  1. Go to the installation folder.
  2. Delete or rename intro.bik, intro_w.bik, and nvidia.bik.


Information The copyright screen will still be shown.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Crystal Dynamics\Tomb Raider: Anniversary

Save game data location[edit]

Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Eidos\Tomb Raider - Anniversary\Default Profile

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud No native support
GameSave Manager Native support

Video settings[edit]

External video settings.
In-game general video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.
Advantage Both Flawless Widescreen and Widescreen Fixer support the game.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution Native support WSGF WS Gold.svg
Multi-monitor Hackable WSGF MM Bronze.svg For flickering/flashing issues, see Screen flashing black.
4K Ultra HD Native support WSGF Incomplete.svg
Field of view (FOV) Hackable Use Racer_S FOV Hack (local mirror).
Windowed Hackable Use Dxwnd.
Borderless fullscreen windowed Hackable Use Windowed Borderless Gaming.
Anisotropic filtering (AF) Native support
Anti-aliasing (AA) Native support In-game MSAA (labeled as Fullscreen Anti-Aliasing) disables shadows; for better results force MSAA via display drivers (make sure 'Behavior Flags' is set to 'none' if using nVidia card)
Vertical sync (Vsync) Native support
60 FPS Native support
120+ FPS Native support

Input settings[edit]

In-game general control settings.
In-game mouse settings.
In-game gamepad settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping Native support
Mouse acceleration Hackable Change "enhance pointer precision" in Windows mouse controller panel
Mouse input in menus Native support
Mouse Y-axis inversion Native support
Controller support Native support XInput-compatible controllers are supported. In-game tutorials will still refer to keyboard keys.
Full controller support Native support
Controller remapping Native support
Controller Y-axis inversion Native support

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game language settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls Native support
Surround sound No native support
Subtitles Native support
Closed captions No native support
Mute on focus lost Native support


Language UI Audio CC Notes
English Native support Native support Native support
French Native support Native support Native support
German Native support Native support Native support
Italian Native support Native support Native support
Spanish Native support Native support Native support

Issues fixed[edit]

Buggy AI, enemies get stuck[edit]

Fix Enable V-sync[1][citation needed]

  1. Navigate to Options and enable Vertical Synchronization.

Screen flashing black[edit]

Fix Disable desktop composition[citation needed]

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 2000 XP, Vista
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 1.4 GHz
AMD Athlon XP 1500+
Intel Pentium IV 3.0 GHz
AMD Athlon 64 3000+
System memory (RAM) 256 MB (2000/XP)
512 MB (Vista)
1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
4 GB
Video card (GPU)
GeForce 3TI
Radeon 9 series
64 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9 compatible


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