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Duke Nukem 3D arrives on the Android Market for Google mobile OS based devices

Popular computer game Duke Nukem has been released for the Android mobile phones and tablets along with being available now, on the Android Market.

Owners of the 3D Reams copyright MachineWorks Northwest has partnered with Tapjoy Inc, to bring the well-liked 90’s Duke Nukem 3D to Android – for versions 2.1 onwards and ‘Honeycomb’ tablets too.

The launch of Duke Nukem 3D in the Android Market marks the first time any of the latest Duke Nukem titles have become available on Android devices.

Duke Nukem 3D is the third instalment in the series and is now set in Los Angeles, 'sometimes in the early 21st century' and with more classy weapons to beat aliens and mutated humans from winning over the world.

In July this year, MachineWorks NorthWest unveiled a version of the game for the now defunct HP webOS based TouchPad where this very app has been available for the iPhone, since 2009.

Duke Nukem first came out in 1991 and as the wise-cracking, cigar-chomping, woman-loving tough guy who must save the Earth from invading aliens, and does so with all the irreverence and hyper-masculinity of a Hollywood action hero.

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Rob has worked in the affiliate industry for many years with large publishers, and previously worked as a journalist on titles such as Wired, PC Magazine, ITProPortal, The Register, The Inquirer, Pocket-Lint, Mobile Industry Review, Know Your Mobile and The Gadget Show.