Rise Of The Tomb Raider Receives An Xbox One X Update

By Jenni . November 7, 2017 . 9:00am

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People who have picked up an Xbox One X will have another game that can take advantage of the system’s power. Rise of the Tomb Raider has received its Xbox One X update patch. This means it will get new visual modes, tech enhancements, and visual enhancements.


Rise of the Tomb Raider’s three visual modes offer different things for Xbox One X players. Enriched Visuals focuses on the graphical updates. High Frame Rate is designed to offer the highest possible frame rate. Finally, Native 4K presents the entire game in 3840×2160.


Square Enix also offered a general list of everything that is added or adjusted in the Xbox One X update for the game.

  • Amplified texture filtering
  • Enhanced foliage
  • Enhanced texture resolutions for Lara Croft, environments, and NPCs
  • HDR display support
  • Improved anti-aliasing
  • Improved reflections
  • Improved volumetric lights
  • Spatial Audio support (with Dolby Atmos as an option)
  • Upgraded polygonal detail


To help people understand how Rise of the Tomb Raider will look and run after the Xbox One X patch is applied, a trailer has been released. It uses captured alpha footage to show the impact the 4K, HDR, and enhanced texture resolutions have on gameplay.



Rise of the Tomb Raider is available for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

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