Talk about mega bummer. id Software is shelving mobile development for the moment, as the studio ramps up work on Doom 4 — a blown-up, presumably super AAA title.
At QuakeCon 2012, John Carmack talked briefly about this decision during his keynote at the event, explaining that Doom 4 requires the services of its mobile branch. Carmack also expressed that he’s saddened by the shuttering of id’s mobile development — he’s digs tinkering with the platform.
“We did make the decision to close up our mobile development, which saddens me a lot, in that I love doing the mobile work –…
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It Came from QuakeCon: id Closes Mobile Development As It Focuses on ‘Doom 4′
Brad Nicholson – toucharcade.com