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Midway Announces Powerful Lineup for Games Convention 2007


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*MIDWAY ANNOUNCES POWERFUL LINEUP FOR GAMES CONVENTION 2007*

**Product Line For GC 2007 Features Proven Brands, New Intellectual
Properties, Kids Titles and Highly Anticipated Next Generation Games**

**LONDON, UK, August 20, 2007 **– Midway Games Inc. (NYSE: MWY), a
leading interactive entertainment publisher and developer, today
announced its product portfolio to be shown at the annual Games
Convention (GC), August 23-27 in Leipzig, Germany. This year's lineup
showcases exciting new properties such as //Stranglehold™//, highly
anticipated next generation games such as //BlackSite™//, 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

In addition to showcasing their current games projects, Midway
executives will be giving media and industry representatives a glimpse
into Midway's studio system as well as global industry trends during a
press briefing entitled "Fewer, Bigger, Better: Midway in the Next
Generation."

"Our 2007 Games Convention 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.

"Games Convention is now firmly established as a highlight of the
industry's calendar, and a superb opportunity for us to engage with
European partners and press," added Martin Spiess, Managing Director -
Europe of Midway Games Ltd. "We're looking forward to showing what is
undeniably our strongest portfolio to date, and discussing plans and
projects for 2008."

Midway's GC 2007 line up with expected European ship dates include:

**_Stranglehold_** (PLAYSTATION®3, Xbox 360™, PC; September) –
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_** (PLAYSTATION 3, Xbox 360, PC; October) - Featuring a
powerful single-player campaign, along with multiple online multiplayer
modes, //BlackSite// 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_** (PLAYSTATION 3, PC; November) - //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. //Unreal Tournament 3// will
be exclusive to the PLAYSTATION 3 computer entertainment system and PC
in 2007. Thanks to the open network of the PLAYSTATION 3 system,
//Unreal Tournament 3// will also be the first game to feature robust
user generated content including multiplayer maps, custom game modes and
much more.

**_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.

**_Cruis'n™_** (Wii™, November) - An all new version of the classic
Midway arcade racer, Cruis'n is coming exclusively to the Nintendo Wii.
Choose your ride from an impressive lineup of licensed cars and
experience a rush of adrenaline as you race opponents through twelve
different street circuits using the Wii remote to steer and perform
outrageous stunts. Win races and earn upgrades including: turbos, body
kits, neon and nitrous, allowing you to create the ultimate ride.

/*/_Aqua Teen Hunger Force Zombie Ninja Pro-Am_/*/ (PlayStation 2,
//October//) - Jealousy smolders inside Master Shake like chocolate in a
fondue pot. Frylock has been admitted into Jersey Pines, South Jersey’s
most prestigious and exclusive public golf course. And Shake was
rejected. Actually, he didn’t apply. He doesn’t know how to play golf.
But what does that matter? He’s mad and must defeat Frylock at his own
game. With Meatwad as his caddy, Shake aims to crack some heads and sink
some putts. Do battle against Carl, the Mooninites, MC Pee Pants, the
Plutonians and other classic villains. Drive your electric golf cart
like a real jerk, with complete disregard for your own life. Race
against the Frat Aliens in a deadly game of cat and mouse. Hear the
actual voices of your favorite cartoon characters, recorded in
incredible digital quality. Learn how to finally hit a sand wedge
properly. Only you can ensure that Master Shake is triumphant over evil,
and the mandatory dress code regarding collared shirts.

/*/_Game Party_/*/(Wii, //November//) -- //Game Party// for the Nintendo
Wii is a collection of classic skill games from around the world, from
American sports venues to European gathering spots. Using the Wii’s
unique control interface, you can play classics such as darts; modern
favorites such as table hockey and hoop shoot, or participate in
multiplayer trivia contests. More than a half dozen games are available.
It’s the ultimate party game.

/*/_Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends: Imagination Invaders
_/*/(Nintendo DS, //November//) -- For the first time on the Nintendo DS
experience the fun of Cartoon Network’s hit show in //Foster’s Home for
Imaginary Friends: Imagination Invaders//, playing as head
mischief-maker Blooregard Q. Kazoo. Goo has done it again…her overactive
imagination has conjured up a group of diabolical cosmic invaders, the
Space Nut Boogies. They’ve raided Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends
and taken Madame Foster hostage in search of The Greatest Thing in the
Universe, and it’s up to you to stop them! Play as Bloo as you explore
the Foster’s house, sneak past the Space Nut Boogie guards, and gather
Mac, Coco, Eduardo and the rest of the gang to rescue Madame Foster!

/*/_Hour of Victory™_/*/(PC, //September//) - //Hour of Victory// allows
you to play a key role in the pivotal and cinematic battles from the
European and North African theaters of World War II, using the skills
and gameplay style you choose. Built with Unreal Engine 3.0, //Hour of
Victory// allows you to sneak into enemy territory as a covert
operative, storm the gates as a British Commando, or snipe from afar as
an Army Ranger – each character’s unique attributes will be needed for
the fulfillment of the overall objective. Only with all these skill
working closely together will you be able to say that you helped define
the //Hour of Victory//.

/*/_Wheelman™_/*/ (PLAYSTATION 3, Xbox 360, PC; //2008//) - Starring Vin
Diesel in //The Wheelman//, you’re on the run from the mafia in the U.S.
and returning to Barcelona, a place where you have a dark past and
criminal gangs infest the city. It’s your job to set the factions
against each other to cover a daring heist. With a focus on
over-the-top, intense vehicle combat, build your reputation by
undertaking missions, taking part in challenging events, all the while
looking to pull off stylish, extreme driving stunts.

/*/_TNA iMPACT!™_/*/ (PLAYSTATION 3, Xbox 360, Wii, PlayStation 2;
//2008//) - TNA iMPACT! is set to be the most complete wrestling
videogame to date. Featuring top talent such as Kurt Angle, Christian
Cage, Rhino, Christopher Daniels, Jeff Jarret, AJ Styles and more, TNA
iMPACT! will deliver all of the excitement and action of the top-rated
weekly television show.

For more information about Midway’s entire lineup of products being
showcased during the Games Convention (GC) in Leipzig please stop by our
booth (Hall 4, Stand D01, Business Center Hall 1, Stand I30) or visit
www.midway.com .

**_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 is a trademark of Midway Games West Inc. WHEELMAN 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. “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. Nintendo Wii and the Wii logo are trademarks of Nintendo. ©
2006 Nintendo.


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