TOMB RAIDER II WALKTHROUGH Nov. 1997
By Lady Luck/Staff, CSi Action Games forum
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All mistakes are mine -- please let me know if you find something glaringly wrong in this walkthrough!
Tomb Raider II is a third-person-perspective action game. Lara Croft can perform a wide variety of actions that are a little different from those seen in first-person games. If you have not played this kind of game before, be patient and practice moving Lara before trying the game. I would recommend spending some time at her House, where she will help you through the moves.
I am assuming the items I received after killing the bad guys will be constant, and I have not heard otherwise. Listen to the music in the game, because it may warn you of danger ahead. You may also hear the bad guys or animals as they sneak up on you. There are a few different approaches to some of the problems. Feel free to try different ways - I just wrote down what worked for me. During the game, if you want to check your statistics and see how you're doing on kills and secrets, press to bring up Lara's Inventory Menu Ring. Open the stopwatch and you'll get a list with all sorts of interesting information.
*NOTE* - many of the items (medikits, ammo, etc.) you need to acquire, you get from the bad guys after you kill them. Always check to see what they may have dropped. The animals will not give you anything. :-) I have not pointed out every single item to be picked up during the game. The ones I do mention are either particularly important or help to establish your location. Look around as you progress through the levels and pick up all the items you can get to -- ammo, medikits, dragon secrets, etc.
It is sometimes difficult to tell if Lara can make a particular jump, or it may be unclear where you should go next. It's helpful then to periodically stop and look around you (use