Rhianna Pratchett, screenwriter for the film-based Tomb Raider, would like video game heroines to diversify as they age or become mothers.
Who said that the most famous female video game icon was not allowed to grow old? Not Rhianna Pratchett, daughter of novelist Terry Pratchett and head writer of Tomb Raider games (2013) and Rise of the Tomb Raider (2015), who gave a new start to the series. “I’d like to write an older Lara Croft, in her fifties, that is gray and leached, as there is for the male characters, ” says the writer at the American site Entertainment Weekly on the occasion of the release of the Movies123 Tomb Raider, Wednesday, March 14th.
The author, who is no longer in charge of the series of scenario and suggests the idea that Lara Croft becomes mother – and more mothers are put … Read the rest