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Midway and Epic Games Announce Unreal Tournament 3 Available

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CHICAGO June 12, 2008 - Midway Games Inc. (NYSE:MWY), a leading
interactive entertainment software publisher and developer, and world
renowned developer Epic Games, today announced //Unreal Tournament 3//,
for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, is
scheduled to be available on July 7, 2008, with several new features
including split screen, five exclusive maps and two all-new characters,
as well as all previously released downloadable content. //Unreal
Tournament 3//, the award-winning first-person-shooter, has already
shipped more than 1 million units for the PC and PLAYSTATION®3 systems.

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Natalie Salzman
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Phone: 773.961.2163

Geoffrey Mogilner
Midway - Investor Relations
Phone: 773-961-2222

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Phone: +44 0 207 382 7720

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Media Relations - France
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Phone: +49 (0)894 118 9143

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