The buzz has been going around the net for a few days, and now Midway's finally made it official.
Midway Announces Mortal Kombat: Deception for Nintendo GameCube
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 26, 2004--
Revolutionary Franchise Set to Deliver Intense Fighting Action to Nintendo GameCube Owners in Early 2005
Midway Games Inc. (NYSE:MWY), a leading interactive entertainment industry publisher and developer, today announced plans to bring the latest iteration of it's world-renowned Mortal Kombat fighting game franchise, Mortal Kombat(R): Deception(TM), to the Nintendo GameCube(TM) in the first half of 2005.
Mortal Kombat: Deception takes martial arts-style fighting and the Mortal Kombat franchise to new heights with an innovative engine delivering intensely in-depth, blood-spurting action that will appeal to long-time Mortal Kombat fans as well as current-generation gamers. The game features powerful hand-to-hand and special weapons combat, four unique gameplay modes (Kombat, Konquest, Puzzle and Chess Kombat) along with all-new fighting combinations and multiple character specific fatalities.
Mortal Kombat: Deception is scheduled to ship October 4, 2004, for the PlayStation(R)2 computer entertainment system and the Xbox(R) video game system from Microsoft.
For more information go to www.mortalkombatdeception.com .