Originally Posted by Lynk Former
To be fair, Duke Nukem Forever isn't Gearbox's fault. All Gearbox did was give the folks from 3D Realms the chance to finish their game. It was they who were developing the game. All Gearbox did was bring it back from the dead and market it,that's it. They had no development involvement in it.
One could almost say that something similar happened with Aliens. Gearbox didn't fully develop the game themselves, they had to outsource it to TimeGate. But that was still their fault since they were taking resources from Aliens to other games without SEGA's knowledge.
Still, Duke Nukem turned out to be an acceptable game, while Aliens...