Alicia Vikander It’s been so long since Tomb Raider 2 that various complications keep delaying the anticipated Tomb Raider sequel. Tomb rider Earn $274 million worldwide. That was enough for a sequel, and the sequel officially entered development in 2019, with Vikander’s Lara Croft making a comeback.
The development of Tomb Raider 2 has started with an impressive start. Even MGM’s confidence in the project means that the sequel has a release date of 2021. The current status of the Tomb Raider sequel is that Lovecraft Country creator Misha Green has grabbed the script and direction. The creative switch took place in 2021 and it seemed to be a sign that Tomb Raider 2 would be moving forward very quickly.
Unfortunately, the future of Tomb Raider 2 appears to be in limbo. After forcing COVID-19 into production and delaying the release date, Amazon’s recent acquisition of MGM appears to be the latest complication of the sequel. Alicia Vikander shared a disappointing update on Tomb Raider 2 in 2022, admitting that she had no idea what the movie was about and that corporate policies were holding up the movie.
It now appears that the MGM/Amazon deal is the main reason why the Tomb Raider sequel took so long, with viewers waiting more than four years for Lara Croft’s next adventure.
The odds of Tomb Raider 2 getting there seem to go in any direction now. Alicia Vikander confirmed that she and Misha Greene are ready when Amazon and MGM give them the green light. Their passion for the movie might eventually lead to the sequel.
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