In an announcement that probably shocked everyone and your mothers, and John Carmack’s mother. id Software, developer and creators of the Wolfenstein 3D, Doom, and Quake franchises have apparently been bought by ZeniMAX who also owns Bethesda. Another great studio who has created the Elder Scroll series and Fallout 3.
In a phone interview with Kotaku, John Carmack, Technical Director of id Software said that changing perspectives with Activision:
“As we were shopping Rage and Doom and upcoming stuff, talking about all of that, we were getting a pretty consistent line from all the publishers,” he said. “They were willing to continue to fund our working with partner companies for all of these but pretty much ever publisher said,