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Hail to the King, Baby! Duke Nukem 3D Was Released 22 Years Ago Yesterday

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 25, 2018 8:35am PDT

He came to kick ass and chew bubblegum, but it looks like he's eating birthday cake instead. 


Rad Rodgers Review: Bringing It All the Way Back

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 04, 2018 12:00pm PST

This retro-licious platformer is a love letter to games like Commander Keen and Jazz Jackrabbit, but does it deliver on its nostalgic promises? Our review.


"Damn, too bad about the language. My younger son would enjoy this, but oh well."

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3D Realms' Ion Maiden Revealed, Runs on Duke3D.exe's Build Engine

By Asif Khan, Feb 28, 2018 8:00am PST

3D Realms is reviving the engine that Duke Nukem 3D was built on. What a time to be alive.


"Now and then it bogged down like back in the old days when 50 enemies were on screen at once"

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Obituary: Remembering Stephen Hornback, videogame artist and 'Duke's Mighty Foot'

By David Craddock, Dec 02, 2016 3:15pm PST

The developers of Wolfenstein 3D, Rise of the Triad, Duke Nukem 3D, and other games say goodbye to their friend and colleague.


"This was a nice article; don't always know the names behind the games that brought us joy."

- jwnin see all 10 comments

Stephen Hornback, an artist known for work on Duke Nukem and Rise of the Triad, has passed away

By David Craddock, Nov 29, 2016 12:35pm PST

Hornback left an indelible mark on Apogee, 3D Realms, and the games industry.


3D Realms' Bombshell delayed to January 2016

By Daniel Perez, Nov 23, 2015 6:30am PST

This bombshell won't be dropping for a few more weeks.


"So they're dropping this bombshell to tell us they're not dropping the other Bombshell. Got it."

- AxeMan808 see all 12 comments

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 ..."

- valcan_s see all 28 comments

3D Realms Returns with Bombshell at GDC 2015

By Steven Wong, Mar 02, 2015 11:25am PST

3D Realms and Interceptor Entertainment revealed a first look at Bombshell at GDC 2015 today. 


"i thought it was going to be a Heavy Metal: F.A.K.K.² sequel"

- kn1fe see all 28 comments

3D Realms returns with 3D Realms Anthology

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 23, 2014 9:00am PDT

3D Realms is back from the dead. Their first order of business is to release an anthology of 32 of their best games.


"As a direct result of reading the news story posting on this I downloaded the gog duke3d I ..."

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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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3D Realms bought by Interceptor Entertainment part-owner

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 03, 2014 6:00am PST

It's never simple with 3D Realms. The Duke Nukem creator is current being sued by Gearbox Software, who bought the musclebound chucklehead's IP as it finished Duke Nukem Forever, over supposedly trying to make a new Duke game with Rise of the Triad remaker Interceptor Entert...


"I think we can all hold Randy to the coals for everything he said about DNF, though."

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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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Duke Nukem 3D: Megaton Edition gets free multiplayer update

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 28, 2014 11:30am PST

Come gets some! Some Duke Nukem multiplayer action, that is! Duke Nukem 3D: Megaton Edition has dropped a free update that offers 8-player multiplayer (both competitive and co-op) and cross-platform play.


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."

- Kristian Joensen see all 9 comments

3D Realms suing Gearbox over Duke Nukem Forever royalties

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 13, 2013 10:45am PDT

It seemed the Duke Nukem Forever saga was finally over, released and sunk without a trace, but oh no, not quite. Creator 3D Realms has filed a lawsuit against Gearbox Software--the developer which bought DNF after 3DR failed then finished the game--claiming that the Borderla...


"hey hi. women can have internalized misogyny too *floats away*"

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