The lights are on
Duke Nukem Forever has been in development for a little while. To give you a sense of just how much time has passed since it was first announced, Gran Turismo--a series known for its punctuality--saw releases 1-5 hit shelves in the intervening years. Skepticism turned to actual anticipation last September, when Gearbox unveiled Duke Nukem Forever in playable form at PAX. OK, so the game was really, really, real. A lingering question remained, however: When would we be able to finally take this thing home and play it?
As it turns out, we now know when that's happening.
"Somehow the guys at Game Informer magazine discovered Duke Nukem Forever's launch date before I did," joked Randy Pitchford, president of Gearbox Software and executive producer of Duke Nukem Forever. "But I cannot imagine any better video game news source team than Game Informer to reveal the moment of truth for the most inconceivable, incorrigible and inspiring turn around story in the history of the video game industry – the coming of Duke Nukem Forever on May 3, 2011."
“The moment fans all over the world have been waiting for is almost here,” says Christoph Hartmann, president of 2K. “May 3, 2011 marks Duke’s return as he unleashes his brash and brutally honest wit on the world. His return is going to be epic and one that will make video gaming history!”
May 3 is the North American release date. May 6 is worldwide. Check it out below.
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I want this NOW!!!!!!!!!!!!1
I want this NOW!!!!!!!!!!!!
I want a Duke Nukem 360 controller now...
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12 YEARS IN THE MAKING AND NOW DUKE TAKES HIS RIGHTFUL PLACE ON SHELVES AND IN DISC TRAYS EVERYWHERE.
Im gonna love this game, even if it sucks, which, it won't, because its DUKE NUKEM! Hopefully the gamestop recording will be duke nukem...that would be beast...
How are they getting all of this under an M rating? Seems pretty slippery to me...
Never played or Heard of it... if there's a demo ill try it out.
Not trolling AT ALL, but I didn't laugh at anything he said. But I will say that the action looked awesome and the last line made me smile.
Duke has a brother!
Why did some of your past video's asked if i was 18 but this one didn't?
wow, its got it all one liners naked chicks, big ass aliens, and lots of fire power. *** hail to the king baby
im here to kick ass and chew gum, and im fresh outta gum
Looks like its just what I wanted. Classic gameplay mixed with brand new graphics. Already have it reserved and can't wait for May.
What if this game isn't fun? This trailer doesn't show anything innovative. Like Duke said, after twelve years, it should be good, but it doesn't look like it's pushing games into a cool new direction. Just a regular FPS fighting aliens with some humor. I sure hope this game doesn't suck. That would be a major disappointment.