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September 3, 2010 9:29 AM   Subscribe

Duke Nukem Forever may finally be confirmed dead.

According to the link above, Shacknews is reporting "Duke Nukem Forever publisher Take-Two has confirmed to Shacknews that it was not funding ongoing development of the 3D Realms project." Take-Two's VP goes on to say...
"We can confirm that our relationship with 3D Realms for Duke Nukem Forever was a publishing arrangement, which did not include ongoing funds for development of the title," said Take-Two VP of communications Alan Lewis in a prepared statement.

"In addition, Take-Two continues to retain the publishing rights to Duke Nukem Forever," he added.
The link above also gives a lot of leaked content (NSFW for nudity, violence, language, and sign language)...
A video of models and (allegedly) gameplay
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DNF's forums persist
Controversial developer George Broussard has a relatively content free twitter account

Pre-post-mortem post about DNF can be found here most recently on the blue...
posted by codacorolla (6 comments total)

This post was deleted for the following reason: Timestamps will get you every time. -- cortex

Crap. This is old news. That's what I get for not reading my own links carefully enough. Feel free to close.
posted by codacorolla at 9:30 AM on September 3, 2010

2K's having an event in literally 29 minutes where DNF is heavily rumored to appear.
posted by 2bucksplus at 9:31 AM on September 3, 2010

I heard Duke Nukem Forever was going to be touring a bunch of small clubs in lower Manhattan this weekend, playing all unreleased tracks.
posted by Greg Nog at 9:33 AM on September 3, 2010 [1 favorite]

People so easily confuse a development period of 'forever' with a due date of 'never.'
posted by TwelveTwo at 9:34 AM on September 3, 2010

The rumors will live forever.
posted by Stagger Lee at 9:35 AM on September 3, 2010

George rather cryptically posted an image of flying pigs. Obviously it could mean anything, but he has been quoted as saying "DNF will be released when pigs fly".

I'm convinced this game never existed. Performance art, from day one.
posted by Dark Messiah at 9:35 AM on September 3, 2010

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