Tim Willits Announces His Departure from id Software

id Software Studio Director Tim Willits today announced his departure from the studio.

After 24 years of service at the studio, Tim Willits is leaving. Having joined the studio in 1995, and eventually became studio director in 2012. Under his leadership, id Software released Doom 3: BFG Edition, Doom, Quake Champions, Rage 2, and the upcoming Doom Eternal. After all this time, his watch has ended.

Taking to Twitter, Willits confirmed his departure, which will take place following QuakeCon later this month. He was quick to note that his departure won’t affect any upcoming releases, including Doom Eternal.

As for Mr. Willits’ future plans, he’s keeping those quiet for now. We’ll have to wait till after QuakeCon to learn what he has planned for the future. Be sure to check back after July 28 to learn what’s next for him.

We wish Mr. Willits all the best in his future endeavors.