Thou shalt not question the Gaben! So was it writ in the great book of our Lord, "Let no man call into question the wisdom and virtue of Our Lord and Gaber. Yea, shall the heretic be smote with crowbars for this indiscretion, and his body shall be thrown to the antlions as an example to his kind!" (Freeman 25:17).
I understand and appreciate a company that take its time developing a game. But after a certain amount of time, I think it's safe to consider that the game should be released by now. I don't think anyone wants a duke nukem scenario again.