Doom Set To Debut On Game Boy Advance
id Software is bringing its classic shooter game, DOOM, to Game Boy Advance. The project is a joint development effort by id Software and David A. Palmer Productions. Published by Activision, Inc., DOOM for Game Boy Advance will allow gamers to battle horrific demons on the go. The handheld version features up-to-four-players support through the Game Boy Advance Game Link Cable. "DOOM redefined gaming on the PC and now it's back to change the way we think about mobile games," said Todd Hollenshead, CEO, id Software. "DOOM fans rejoice -- if you thought it was nightmarish the first time, imagine having the Imps and 'Pinkies' in your pocket all the time." Larry Goldberg, executive vice president of Activision Worldwide Studios, said, "The debut of DOOM heralds a new era of handheld gaming. The DOOM phenomenon swept the world with incredible gameplay and unparalleled multiplayer experience. DOOM for the Game Boy Advance will allow gamers to engage in mobile mayhem anywhere, anytime."