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MIDWAY Heats up Sony 's PSP With Release Of HOT BRAIN


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/Brain Training Quiz Game Hosted by Fred Willard Ships to Stores on June 18/

**CHICAGO – June 18, 2007 **– Midway Games Inc. (NYSE:MWY), a leading
interactive entertainment industry publisher and developer, today
announced that Hot Brain™, the new brain training game designed
exclusively for Sony's PSP (PlayStation® Portable) system has shipped to
retailers nationwide. The mind-bending puzzle game, designed to
stimulate the brain with a series of quizzes focusing on different
categories such as math and language, is now available for a U.S. MSRP
of $29.99.

Hot Brain also features the unique humor of comedy legend Fred Willard
(Best in Show, Anchorman), who provides the voice for Professor Ed
Warmer, the head of the Hot Brain Institute.

"With comedic legend Fred Willard as your guide, Hot Brain not only
teases the mind but tickles the funny bone, " said Steve Allison, chief
marketing officer, Midway. "Hot Brain is the perfect game for summer
travel plans or just sitting around the house. It was built exclusively
for Sony's PlayStation Portable system and will be a great addition to
any gamer's library, no matter their skill level."

Created to challenge the minds of both casual and serious gamers, Hot
Brain features five categories that test logic, memory, math, language
and concentration. Inside these five categories are a series of puzzling
games that progress in difficulty from easy to hard.

**_About Hot Brain™_**__

Fire up your mind with Hot Brain™, a game that engages the mind through
a series of puzzles and challenges designed to raise the activity and
temperature of your brain. Hot Brain presents challenging and fun mental
activities that help ignite your mind in areas like logic, memory, math,
language and concentration. Exclusive to the PSP® (PlayStation®
Portable) system, the game allows you to test your skills in several
single player modes or you can play with up to three people via ad-hoc
connection. Whether you're an expert or a beginner, a robust tutorial
mode makes the game accessible and enjoyable to people of all ages.

**_About Midway_**__

Midway Games Inc. (NYSE:MWY), headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, with
offices throughout the world, is a leading developer and publisher of
interactive entertainment software for major videogame systems and
personal computers. More information about Midway and its products can
be found at www.midway.com .

HOT BRAIN is a trademark of Midway Home Entertainment Inc.
"PlayStation", "PLAYSTATION" and "PS" Family logo are registered
trademarks of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. All other trademarks are
the property of their respective companies.

This press release contains "forward-looking statements" within the
meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995
concerning future business conditions and the outlook for Midway Games
Inc. (the "Company") based on currently available information that
involves risks and uncertainties. The Company's actual results could
differ materially from those anticipated in the forward-looking
statements as a result of these risks and uncertainties, including,
without limitation, the financial strength of the interactive
entertainment industry, dependence on new product introductions and the
ability to maintain the scheduling of such introductions, the current
console platform transition and other technological changes, dependence
on major platform manufacturers and other risks more fully described
under "Item 1. Business - Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Report
on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2006, and in any more
recent filings made by the Company with the Securities and Exchange
Commission. Each forward-looking statement, including, without
limitation, financial guidance, speaks only as of the date on which it
is made, and Midway undertakes no obligation to update any
forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances after the
date on which it is made or to reflect the occurrence of anticipated or
unanticipated events or circumstances, except as required by law.

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