George Broussard

Duke Nukem creator’s stroke captured live on Twitter

3D Realms founder and Duke Nukem creator George Broussard has suffered a mild stroke. He’s okay now, but the whole event is recorded on social media.

6 years ago

George Broussard headlines

  • Duke Nukem creator's Ludum Dare entry is The Road

    Here’s another piece of the spoils from the most recent Ludum Dare challenge, which asks designers to create games in just 48 hours. The Road comes courtesy of George Broussard of Duke Nukem and 3D Realms fame, and is a very minimalist platformer about the various challenges encountered in the course of a human lifetime […]

    7 years ago
  • THQ cuts 20 staff from Marketing and Production, "none of the development teams are effected"

    An internal email sent to employees by THQ president Jason Rubin, noting another round of lay-offs at the firm, has been forwarded to 3D Realms founder George Broussard, who in turn posted the notice on Twitter.

    8 years ago
  • PopCap expecting lay-offs and shake up - rumour

    PopCap staffers are looking over their shoulders today following comments from 3D Realms co-owner George Broussard suggesting a round of job cuts is on the way.

    8 years ago
  • PSA: Duke Nukem Forever demo opens to First Access Club

    Gearbox will unleash the Duke Nukem Forever demo across all three platforms in just a few minutes – so clear out your bandwidth.

    9 years ago
  • Hell freezes, pigs fly: Duke Nukem Forever goes gold

    Its actually happened: 2K has announced that Duke Nukem Forever has gone Gold, meaning that the game is now being pressed to disc and will ship – as in, baring a colossal catastrophe, actuality properly ship – on June 10.

    9 years ago
  • Duke Nukem Forever's delay had nothing to do with "a quest for perfection", says Broussard

    Original Duke Nukem designer George Broussard has said there really isn’t a “dramatic” reason it took so long to get Duke Nukem Forever released.

    10 years ago
  • Gearbox estimates original Duke Nukem Forever developer lost $20-$30 million on the title

    Gearbox has estimated the original developer of Duke Nukem Forever, 3D Realms, may have lost around $20-$30 million on the title.

    10 years ago
  • Four more employees may have left Infinity Ward

    According to a tweet from 3drealms’ George Broussard, four more Infinity Ward employees have left Activision today.

    10 years ago
  • Broussard: Uncharted series "on par" with Half-Life

    3D Realms’ George Broussard has pinned Naughty Dog’s Uncharted series up with the very best after playing the heavily-hyped second game.“Amazing single player experiences,” he said, writing on the Shack forums.“Nearly, if not, on par with Half-Life 1/2. I haven’t felt this giddy over a game series since Half-Life.“This is epic badassery right here. Believe […]

    11 years ago
  • Duke Nukem Forever hits development milestone

    3D Realms George Broussard said on Twitter today that a developmental milestone has been reached on the long-awaited Duke Nukem Forever.According to the tweet, the firm has cleared off a large percentage of the game’s original goals – and Broussard likes the show “24”:“71 more tasks to do and we started with probably 800-900.”Further:“Heading home. […]

    11 years ago
  • Duke Nukem XBLA finished, released "soon"

    3D Realms’ George Broussard has told Shacknews that Duke Nukem XBLA is finished and will be released “soon.”“We officially passed final cert on our first try Friday, August 15th,” said Bruossard. When asked about price, he said: “about what you’d expect.” So anywhere between 800 and 1200 Points, we’d imagine.According to the official site, the […]

    12 years ago
  • 3D Realms has "learned lessons" over DNF release date debacle

    3D Realms boss George Broussard said that lessons had been learned by the developer in the wake of the Dallas Business Journal story last night that apparently confirmed a date and platforms for shooter Duke Nukem Forever.Speaking on the company’s forums, he said:“I’d like to address the article the Dallas Business Journal put up today.“In […]

    12 years ago