Recently, there has been an uproar over Duke Nukem Forever’s developer 3DRealms recent troubles. As over the last week, 3DRealms has confirmed on its message boards, that the company is closing down.
The news puts Duke Nukem Forever up in the air. However, several reports say that the original IP still belongs to the original owners of 3DRealms. There were suggestions that they could sell the IP to a new owner, others suggest they sell DNF to a company, however, Take Two retains the publishing rights to DNF.