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Unreleased Duke Nukem game unearthed by Library of Congress

A moving image technician with the Library of Congress recently stumbled upon a very interesting find. While performing inventory of recently acquired video games, David Gibson found a DVD-R labeled Duke Nukem: Critical Mass (PSP). Finding a DVD-R isn't out of…

DNF getting "Hail to the Icons Parody Pack" DLC this fall

It's no secret that Duke Nukem Forever wasn't the sentimental blast from the past we expected it to be, but if the game didn't leave a sour taste in your mouth, you might want to check out the downloadable content…

Take-Two planning more Duke Nukem

Gamers waited over a decade to play the official sequel to Duke Nukem. The title was originally announced by 3D Realms in 1997. It was finally released on June 14, 2011 in North America, and on June 10, 2011 in…

Duke Nukem Forever GPU & CPU Performance

The Duke Nukem franchise has deep roots in PC gaming history. The trash-talking action hero made his debut some two decades ago in 1991 on MS-DOS followed by a sequel in 1993. Three years later, Duke Nukem 3D took the industry by storm. Then as you know, Duke Nukem Forever took 14 years until it finally arrived.

With a mixed bag of reviews and criticism from various angles, Duke Nukem Forever's long history of controversy will not rest for now. But as usual this performance review is less about DNF's gameplay and more about showing you how the game runs on a broad spectrum of today's (and yesterday's) PC hardware.

Duke Nukem Forever goes gold

2K Games and Gearbox Software have announced that Duke Nukem Forever has "gone gold." This means that the code is final and now all that is left is getting the game into gamers' hands.

Duke Nukem Forever demo arrives on June 3 for some

Gearbox Software released a new video today sharing the latest info on Duke Nukem Forever's long road towards release. In a similar fashion to the last update, when a further delay was announced, the studio's president Randy Pitchford delivered the…

Duke Nukem Forever is coming to OnLive

OnLive has announced that it has partnered with 2K Games and Gearbox Software to bring Duke Nukem Forever to the OnLive Game Service. It will arrive at 12:01 AM (EDT) on June 14, 2011, coinciding with the scheduled North American…

Duke Nukem Forever PC requirements released

Duke Nukem Forever, the game that became infamous for being delayed indefinitely, has finally received an official set of PC requirements. Your patience has been tried like never before, and it would be a real shame if your gaming rig…

Weekend game deals: Up to 50% off Duke Nukem 3D

In anticipation of Duke Nukem Forever's arrival, Good Old Games has reduced its Apogee catalog by 20 to 50%, including Duke Nukem 3D: Atomic Edition (the original Duke 3D with extra content) and Duke Nukem: Manhattan Project. Folks looking to…

Borderlands owners to get early Duke Nukem Forever content

Gearbox announced last week that anyone who purchased the inclusive Borderlands Game of the Year edition would get a membership certificate to join the Duke Nukem Forever First Access club. "This certificate entitles owners who register their unique key to…

Duke Nukem Forever gameplay demoed live

The eternal wait for Duke Nukem Forever is somehow slowly drawing to a close. Gearbox Software's Randy Pitchford is taking Duke Nukem Forever on a world tour, as reported by Kotaku. His first international stop is the Firstlook gaming convention…

Duke Nukem Forever confirmed by Gearbox, coming in 2011

Duke Nukem Forever is in fact being developed by Gearbox -- and that's straight from the horse's mouth. Gearbox founder Randy Pitchford confirmed today that development on the title is being completed. As it turns out, the studio picked the…

Rumor: Duke Nukem Forever being developed by Gearbox

Still praying for the resuscitation of Duke Nukem Forever? Your wish may just come true if a new rumor propagated by Kotaku holds up. Secret sources have told the site that DNF is currently in development over at Gearbox Software…