Original post from: January 19, 2017 re-posted March 31, 2020 When Rise of the Tomb Raider opened, and we saw Lara and Jonah contemplating climbing the pyramid shaped peak ahead of them, it was exciting, yes. However, I was thinking that mountain looked like something I know I have seen before. At least something similar. I am not too sure if the mountain and chain … Continue reading ROTTR -Siberia and Mount Belukha ect pt.1
A re-posting of some artwork I did for the 20th! Just in time for the 20th anniversary of Tomb Raider I have created these page badges. Each one is from one of the Tomb Raider games from 1-10 I intend to add more with different themes. You can bookmark this page for further updates in this section. You can also check out my other 20th-anniversary … Continue reading My 20 Anniversary Badges!
Hi all! You may have noticed some new header artwork on my site. I decided to roll out some seasonal headers. I have done it before, but there is something inspiring about this time of year. I may edit this one a bit later. There are more to come that are not going to be headers, just Lara Croft art. The current header is a … Continue reading My Tomb Raider Creativity for Autumn!
Introducing Okh Eshivar’s first official mobile app! You can download this android app I created on the Google Play Store. You will need a Google Play account to obtain this app! It took a while to design what I wanted and then get it all loaded into Google play developer account so it can be loaded into the Play Store. I enjoy doing crafty things … Continue reading Official Mobile App Okh Eshivar!
The fact that this necklace is made of Baltic amber and from Russia fascinates me no end. It takes me back to the time I was in Russia and visited the Catherine Palace of Tsarskoye Selo near Saint Petersburg among many other beautiful places there. I shall expound upon those in later articles. The whole family, 9 of us, took another Disney cruise, only … Continue reading My Times in Russia: ROTTR Amber Necklace
For those of you who play Lara Croft Go like I do, there are some fabulous stickers for your enjoyment recently released from this fantabulous game. But you don’t need to be a superfan as my friends and family call me to enjoy them. No my involvment with Tomb Raider started in 1996 when the game came out, “Yes” I was sold from the … Continue reading Lara Croft Go Sticker Fun!
In honor of the revisit of the Terracotta Warriors where I live, I could not pass up writing this. I also enjoy the fact they were part of the tomb Raider Movie The Cradle of Life. Also, Tomb Raider II and the Dagger of Xi’an, well Xi’an, in the Shaanxi Province, is a city connected to the Terracotta Army. In the level of the game … Continue reading Tomb Raider & the Terracotta Army
Having traveled globally for years and visited ancient sites myself, the subject of Peru was bound to come up. Peru is a place our Lara has traveled to in the past. Though there is one outstanding place that she has not ventured and that is Machu Picchu. However, Vilcabamba (Espíritu Pampa) is only a few hundred miles away from Machu Picchu, and we all know … Continue reading [New] Machu Picchu, Peru
“So you are Trinity,” Lara said with a look of contempt. It was her classic look before she pounced! My version of classic Lara created from my primary poser model. I love this, and the clothes were custom fit to her and textured and shaded to Lara. Like the phoenix, she will RISE! Explore The World! ~Emma Continue reading Classic Lara Meets Trinity!
Lara ponders events in her life. The unexplained and the tragedy of her family. On the cusp of her subsequent mission, she contemplates her next move in the privacy of her favourite childhood place. Not even Winston knows about this area of peace for Lara. Explore the world! ~Emma Continue reading Contemplating Lara: She lets her hair down
This is a creation of mine that gave me a lot of joy. It is a work in progress (WIP), and I have a lot of plans for this one and others. She has a mischievous look about her and an element of surprise. I purposely did this to illustrate her personality and how she loved locking a certain butler in the freezer. My range of … Continue reading Our Little Angel My young Lara
This is part of a project that has many pieces involved. I wanted to unveil a piece. This new render has a lot of colour to set her apart from regular Lara. This is also an older version of her mixed with The Temple of Osiris background that I took on my PS4 and blended the two. I adore Poser11. Photoshop and XSP programs. They … Continue reading Lara Egypt Part of a bigger project!
© Emma 2017 Coming to my site. An article of adventures. It shall be up when I return. In a couple weeks, unless I can make it so from over here. We shall see. I will add that I sure hope Lara visits Machu Picchu in future games. There are secret areas and a mountain to climb with ladders that reach straight up … Continue reading Machu Picchu
That is correct. This March shall make 10 years on that art site under the name of Golden Quill. Thank you to all that have visited me over there. In celebration of my art account turning 10, I created another Lara render. I made this in a smooth version and a textured version. Though I am away, I wanted to update my site with some artwork … Continue reading 10 Years at Deviant Art!
Here are a few new stamps for my site. I am making more as time allows. These are my own original design on Lara. On vacation, it is difficult to get to everything, but I am trying. I have more updates planned in between South America and in particular, a Peruvian adventure culminating in Austrailia. I am working on ideas and most importantly do not wish … Continue reading Some New Stamps
Spoilers beyond this point. Husband and wife author team Dan Abnett and Nik Vincent wrote a compelling novel in collaboration with Crystal Dynamics in time for the celebration of the 20th anniversary of Tomb Raider. The latest standalone novel “Lara Croft and the Blade of Gwynnever” is a great asset to any core Tomb Raider fan’s collection. I enjoyed the style, plot and the … Continue reading My Review: The Blade of Gwynnever
Learn all about: Tomb Raider – Live in Concert Music from the original epic games Eventim Apollo Theater with Nathan McCree Date: Dec 18 , 2016 Doors Time: 18:30 Learn more about this event: HERE! Ah, remember 1996, and the Tomb Raider theme chiming through the halls of your home in the past while you attempted to put this extraordinary new character Lara Croft through her … Continue reading Nostalgia Tracks Nathan McCree’s Music …
The following video is my logo for my fansite. I am working on several versions. The spherical logo with the unique initials “OE” (Okh Eshivar) was created by me and it was inspired from the scion. The background screenshot was also taken by me from my own gameplay on my PS4. Everything here is my own creation. This is information for technical reasons. My Fansite Logo … Continue reading My LOGO Etc …