Duke Nukem Developer 3D Realms Shuts Down: Duke Nukem Forever will never be released…[sigh]
A very reliable source close to Duke Nukem Forever developer 3D Realms today confirmed to Shacknews that the development studio has shut down.
This page has a great history of the saga.
So there you have it folks, show’s over after 12 years and 9 days, less time than it took Barack Obama to go from his first election as an Illinois Senator to becoming President of the United States… And all we have to show for it are a few videos and screen shots.
The money shot is a brown and wrinkled receipt from GameStop, dated sometime in 2001, from someone who paid a $10 deposit on the game that never was.