This Friday, March 16, Alicia Vikander steps into the role of Lara Croft in Tomb Raider, the third movie based on the fictional archaeologist. Only this time, instead of toting twin pistols, she’s notching a bow and arrow.
The most recent video games and film constitute a reboot, and they cover Lara’s younger years, when she was more of a survivor than a matured heroine. But these aren’t the first new interpretations the character’s had over the years. Here’s a brief history of Tomb Raider’s Lara Croft from her humble beginnings to today.