The legal dispute over the rights to the Duke have been settled, and Gearbox Software has been declared the owner of the Duke Nukem IP.
Duke Nukem: Mass Destruction
The controversial Duke Nukem teaser page made by Interceptor and 3D Realms has been replaced in the midst of Gearbox Software's lawsuit.
The original creators of Duke Nukem have finally released a statement in regards to Gearbox's allegations that they no longer have the right to continue using the franchise name.
The Denmark-based developer has purchased the former studios of the Duke while an earth-shattering lawsuit is on its way.
It looks like Duke Nukem can't be forever now that Gearbox has filed a lawsuit against the Duke's original creator, 3D Realms, and Interceptor Entertainment over unauthorized use of the king.
We're all willing to bow to the king in a new Duke Nukem title, just as long as it isn't forever.