Issue Date: 21st Jan
By the mid-1990s the increase in computer processing power was such that a new generation of games consoles was launched with the ability to render gameplay in 3D. A pioneer in this field was Tomb Raider which features the exploits of heroine Lara Croft, and the miniature sheet stamps chart the evolution of the game.
Stamps & Postmarks:
1st Class – Tomb Raider – 1996
1st Class – Tomb Raider – 2013
£1.55 – Adventures of Lara Croft – 1998
£1.55 – Tomb Raider Chronicles – 2000
Raider Close, Romford | Adventure Pl, Stoke-on-Trent | Lara Croft Way, Derby | Game St, Oldham