Duke Nukem Series News


Remastered version of Duke Nukem 3D may have just leaked

By Daniel Perez, Aug 26, 2016 7:17am PDT

'Damn, those alien bastards are gonna pay for leaking my remastered game... and for shooting up my ride!'


"It's a safe thing to do I guess. Pretty anticlimactic considering I was hoping for a modern ..."

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New website teases a 20th anniversary release for Duke Nukem 3D

By David Craddock, Aug 25, 2016 12:46pm PDT

It's always a good time to kick a** and chew bubblegum, even if you're all outta gum.


The Big Two-Oh: Milestone games turning 20 in 2016

By David Craddock, Jul 04, 2016 10:30am PDT

Happy birthday to you! Happy birthday to you! Happy birthday dear gaming-industry-circa-1996. Happy birthday to you!


"Hey, a lot of games came out in '96! I couldn't "catch em all." I'll see myself out. All ..."

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Gearbox Software, 3D Realms, and Interceptor Entertainment end all Duke Nukem litigation

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 18, 2015 3:28pm PDT

The case over Duke Nukem appears to be over, as Gearbox, 3D Realms, and Interceptor have voluntarily ended all legal proceedings in regards to the IP.


"Good times I agree. Personally I would of loved it if Flying Wild Hog got to the exclusive ..."

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Gearbox president Pitchford wants to give Duke Nukem 'a chance at a future'

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 15, 2015 9:52am PDT

Gearbox president Randy Pitchford does not want to see Duke Nukem's legacy end with Duke Nukem Forever and hopes to give the character another chance in the future.


"DNF multiplayer was actually pretty great and well balanced. I still play to this day. "

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Unreleased Duke Nukem game found in the Library of Congress

By Robert Workman, Aug 07, 2014 10:15am PDT

Further proof that the first-person shooting hero is a national treasure.


"The DS version of Critical Mass is such a massive turd that it truly is one of the worst games ..."

- Kolzig73 see all 4 comments

Gearbox lawsuit puts Duke Nukem: Mass Destruction in holding pattern

By Steve Watts, Mar 04, 2014 11:30am PST

Interceptor's announcement of Duke Nukem: Mass Destruction has been put on hold, pending the suit from Gearbox. In an interview, Interceptor CEO Frederik Schreiber and 3DR head Mike Nielsen talk about the suit, and their reluctance to share more details.


"What amaze me is this: "Nielsen stressed that the company did the legwork to verify that their ..."

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Gearbox files suit against 3D Realms and Interceptor over unauthorized use of Duke Nukem license

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 23, 2014 1:20am PST

Gearbox Software has filed suit against 3D Realms and Interceptor Entertainment over alleged unauthorized use of the Duke Nukem IP, stemming from a 3DR and Interceptor's Duke Nukem title currently in development.


"Randy Pitchford is the worst scourge to ever be released on the games industry. As someone ..."

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3D Realms 'voluntarily withdraws' lawsuit against Gearbox

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 13, 2013 3:45pm PDT

Back in June, Duke Nukem creator 3D Realms sued Duke Nukem Forever co-developer Gearbox Software for over $1.3 million. However, it appears Gearbox has walked away the winner, with 3D Realms "voluntarily withdrawing" their claim.


"Actually the new Apogee did more than license the ROTT IP from 3D Realms, they outright bought it."

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Duke Nukem Forever of E3 2001 reborn in Duke Nukem 3D mod

By Alice O'Connor, May 01, 2013 6:00am PDT

Oh, how glorious did Duke Nukem Forever look in 2001? My, how rubbish was it upon launching in 2011? The answer to both is "quite." But the dream we dreamed at E3 2001 never died, and now some fans have made it real-ish with a Duke Nukem 3D mod. Inspired by that trailer, the...


"Same! I was hoping that stuff would surface on the Internet at somepoint (or even be included as ..."

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Duke Nukem 2 released for iOS

By John Keefer, Apr 03, 2013 3:15pm PDT

Before Duke Nukem had sunglasses, delivered pithy one-liners and surrounded himself with strippers, he was just kicking alien butt. To commorate...


" LOL yes!!! I played the crap outta this when I was a kid. Then Duke3D came out and my fate was ..."

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Duke Nukem 1 and 2 now on GOG for PC and Mac

By Steve Watts, Dec 06, 2012 2:15pm PST

Duke Nukem 1 and 2 are available as a bundle on GOG for $5.99.


""Why, when I was your age, our games only had 16 colors. And, we liked it that way!" Oh the ..."

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Duke Nukem Forever the victim of high expectations, says Gearbox

By Steve Watts, Mar 29, 2012 11:15am PDT

Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford talks about how years of anticipation set expectations too high for Duke Nukem Forever, but he's still proud of putting out the product.


"I wanted to correct all the bullshit the bottom half of this thread is spewing...but I got tired ..."

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Top News of 2011: Duke Nukem Forever arrives

By Steve Watts, Jan 05, 2012 5:45pm PST

Shacknews continues its look back at the biggest news stories of 2011, exploring the launch of the long-in-development shooter Duke Nukem Forever.


"Playing the DNF demo reminded me of playing Half-Life's Xen levels - something you resigned ..."

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New Duke Nukem Forever DLC features single-player campaign; coming Dec. 13

By Xav de Matos, Dec 09, 2011 12:35pm PST

Gearbox has revealed new downloadable content for Duke Nukem Forever, adding a new single-player campaign to the game along with a handful of multiplayer maps.


"DNF was absolutely horrendous. The marketing campaign was one of the biggest bullshit scams I've ..."

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