All of the following walkthroughs are in plain text and are printer-friendly, and some are used with the kind permission of Stella! We are in the process of developing our own walkthroughs which will be available as direct downloads, either one level at a time, or the whole game! We’ll add each game as we finish.
Please note: All of our own walkthroughs can be downloaded and printed for your own use, but please ask permission before you distribute any part of them. Thank you.
If you are experiencing a bug in the game, check out the Rise of the Tomb Raider Master Bug Poston the Square Enix forums. This includes solutions for many common issues.
NEW! GUIDE TO EXPEDITIONS (by Treeble)
Includes Chapter Replay, Chapter Replay Elite, Score Attack, and Remnant Resistance. Other Expedition modes are covered separately under DLC.
ENDURANCE MODE DLC (by John T.)
COLD DARKNESS AWAKENED DLC (by Treeble)
LARA’S NIGHTMARE DLC (coming eventually)
Walkthroughs for the 9 optional Challenge Tombs are included in the levels where they are located. You can also use the following links to zero in on those sections:
Ice Ship Challenge Tomb (Glacial Caverns)
Ancient Cistern Challenge Tomb (Soviet Installation)
Voice of God Challenge Tomb (Soviet Installation)
Red Mine Challenge Tomb (Soviet Installation)
House of the Afflicted Challenge Tomb (Geothermal Valley)
Catacomb of Sacred Waters Challenge Tomb (Geothermal Valley)
Pit of Judgment Challenge Tomb (Geothermal Valley)
Baths of Kitezh Challenge Tomb (Geothermal Valley)
Chamber of Exorcism (The Lost City)
- GUIDE TO 100% COMPLETION
- Controls and Gameplay Tips – A detailed introduction to the game mechanics including controls; experience points, base camps and fast travel; health and healing; weapons, hunting and combat; plus how to use the in-game map and inventory screens. (These are also covered in the early levels of the main walkthrough.)
- Quick Guides to all Collectible Items – These short guides will help you find any documents, relics, survival and coin caches, strongboxes, murals, explorer satchels, archivist maps, and challenge items you may have missed. Now under constructions.
- Skills Guide
- Weapons and Weapon Upgrades
- Crafting and Equipment
- Downloadable Content (DLC)
- Xbox and Steam Achievements | PlayStation 4 Trophies
- PC Save Files
- Rise of the Tomb Raider Easter Eggs (on The Archaeology of Tomb Raider blog)