Microsoft showcased a heart-pounding six minutes of gameplay footage from the upcoming holiday exclusive, Rise of the Tomb Raider during today's E3 press conference." />

Microsoft showcases six minutes of Rise of the Tomb Raider at E3 [VIDEO]

The reveal of Rise of the Tomb Raider last year at Gamescom set many people on edge after Microsoft announced that the title will be platform exclusive to the Xbox One for holiday 2015. The visuals for this short gameplay demo showcased during their E3 presentation this year are stunning and include some of the best looking environments we’ve seen to date.

The demo starts off showcasing Lara climbing a nearly vertical cliff face and quickly devolves from there, putting Lara into the kind of danger one hopes to never experience themselves. Toward the end of the trailer we see some of the more traditional Tomb Raider gameplay, with puzzles and tombs to be raided.

Rise of the Tomb Raider is slated to be an Xbox One exclusive for the holiday 2015 release. Will you be picking it up?

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