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Midway Announces Diverse And High-Powered Lineup For 2007

Explosive Product Line Features Proven Brands, Exciting New Intellectual
Properties, Kids Titles and Highly Anticipated Next Generation Games

*CHICAGO, IL – July 9, 2007 * – Midway Games Inc. (NYSE: MWY), a leading
interactive entertainment publisher and developer, today announced its
product portfolio to be shown at the E3 Business & Media Summit, July
11-13 in Los Angeles. This year's lineup showcases exciting new
properties such as /Stranglehold™/, highly anticipated next generation
games such as /BlackSite: Area 51/™, developed by Midway Studios –
Austin, proven brands such as /Unreal Tournament® 3/ from world renowned
developer Epic Games and /Ultimate Mortal Kombat/ , Midway's top-selling
fighting franchise´s debut on Nintendo DS™; and kid´s games like
/Foster´s Home/ for Imaginary Friends, based on the top-rated Cartoon
Network series.

"Our 2007 E3 lineup truly reflects our product strategy to develop top
quality titles in a wide range of genres across all major platforms,"
said David F. Zucker, president and CEO, Midway. "With exciting next
generation games such as Stranglehold and proven brands like /Mortal
Kombat/, along with games for the younger market and handhelds, this is
Midway's most diverse and strongest line up yet."

Midway´s E3 line up with expected ship dates include:

*/_Stranglehold _/* (PLAYSTATION®3, Xbox 360™ PC; August) — Experience
exhilarating, next-gen action for the PS3, Xbox 360™ videogame and
entertainment system from Microsoft and PC, as you continue the story of
Inspector Tequila created by John Woo for his influential action film,
"Hard Boiled" starring Chow Yun-Fat. Run into danger with both fists
full of lead and take down the organized crime bosses who stepped over
the line when they took your family. Stop at nothing as you destroy the
entire world around you to get them back. You are a desperate man
following your own rules; honor thy family; do what´s right; fear no man.

*/_BlackSite: Area 51 _/* (PLAYSTATION®3, Xbox 360™, PC; September) —
Featuring a powerful single-player campaign, along with multiple online
multiplayer modes, BlackSite: Area 51 delivers vicious combat action,
next generation graphics and A.I., and a plethora of powerful weapons
and vehicles. Set in present day, players take the role of a decorated
military veteran charged by the government to lead a squadron of "secret
soldiers," each with his/her own specialty skill set, into the Rachel,
Nevada area to fight off the invasion of unidentified enemy races.

*/_Unreal Tournament 3_ /* (PC; Fall) — /Unreal Tournament 3 /marks the
return of the industry's premiere first-person shooter franchise. In the
latest installment of the award-winning Unreal® franchise, players
assume the role of a futuristic warrior engaged in contests of intense
warfare against dedicated and skilled opponents, controlled either by
human contestants online or by A.I. These brutal contests are fought
with the most powerful military weapons and vehicles known to man. In
Unreal Tournament 3, players can go face-to-face with devastating close
quarters weapons like the flak cannon and rocket launcher, or pick off
their enemies from a distance with a high-caliber sniper rifle. Players
will also be able to fully access the universe's most capable and
advanced set of vehicles in his quest to dominate and overwhelm opponents.

*/_Ultimate Mortal Kombat_ /* (Nintendo DS, November) — /Ultimate Mortal
Kombat/ combines the visceral thrills of the classic /Ultimate Mortal
Kombat 3 /and the addictive puzzle action of the /Puzzle Kombat/
component of Midway's best-selling /Mortal Kombat: Deception®/ in a
single DS-friendly package. With unlockable content, new record-keeping
capability, and Wi-Fi-connected multiplayer, players will be able take
UMK anywhere for fighting action on the go.

*For more information on other games under Midway's E3 Lineup, visit
__/MIDWAY E3 2007/ Lineup__
*

*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 .

BLACKSITE: AREA 51 is a trademark of Midway Games West Inc. THE
WHEELMAN, THE BEE GAME and HOUR OF VICTORY are trademarks of Midway Home
Entertainment Inc. CRUIS'N is a trademark of Nintendo of America Inc.
AQUA TEEN HUNGER FORCE and all related characters and elements are
trademarks of and © Cartoon Network. MORTAL KOMBAT and MORTAL KOMBAT:
DECEPTION are trademarks or registered trademarks of Midway Amusement
Games, LLC. UNREAL and UNREAL TOURNAMENT are registered trademarks of
Epic Games Inc. Used under license. CARTOON NETWORK, FOSTER´S HOME FOR
IMAGINARY FRIENDS and all related characters and elements are trademarks
of and © Cartoon Network. TNA, TOTAL NONSTOP ACTION, and other TNA
indicia used on or in this product are trademarks, copyrighted designs
and other forms of intellectual property of TNA Entertainment, LLC and
may not be used in whole or in part, without the prior written consent
of TNA Entertainment, LLC. © 2005 TNA Entertainment, LLC. All rights
reserved. "The Lord of the Rings Online," "Shadows of Angmar," "The Lord
of the Rings," and names of the characters, events, items, and places
therein are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Saul Zaentz
Company d/b/a Tolkien Enterprises under license to Turbine, Inc. Turbine
and the Turbine logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Turbine,
Inc. in the United States and/or other jurisdictions."PlayStation" and
the "PS"Family, "PLAYSTATION" are registered trademarks of Sony Computer
Entertainment Inc. Xbox 360 and Xbox Live are registered trademarks of
Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
Nintendo Wii and Nintendo DS are trademarks of Nintendo. © 2001
Nintendo. Game Boy Advance is a trademark of Nintendo. ©2001 Nintendo.
Nintendo Wii and the Wii logo are trademarks of Nintendo. © 2006 Nintendo.

All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

"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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