A bizarre but telling confluence of events has lead to the conclusion that 2k Games
(subsidiary of Take-Two Interactive
, the company that famously sued the creators of Duke Nukem, 3D Realms
, for not making Duke Nukem Forever
) will be showing Duke Nukem Forever
in some capacity today
at the Penny Arcade Expo
The Duke Nukem sequel saga is the games industry's most famous example of vaporware, a game that languishes in development with great anticipation until finally fading into the ether for any of various reasons.
In the case of Duke Nukem Forever
, fans have been waiting for thirteen years.
But we mentioned a bizarre confluence of events?