‘Final Fantasy’ Maker In Bid To Buy ‘Tomb Raider’ Maker

Square-Enix has presented an offer to buy Eidos, raising the prospect of the Japanese house of “Final Fantasy” and “Dragon Quest” absorbing the British publisher being Lara Croft’s adventures and the “Hitman” series. Square-Enix pitched the stock offer to Eidos on January 7 and an official order, presented in rich detail in filings today, will now be presented to shareholders.