November 12, 2007
Midway Announces Ultimate Mortal Kombat Has Shipped To Retail
Ultimate Mortal Kombat is the
First Mortal Kombat Game Available on the Nintendo DS
Midway Games Inc., a leading
interactive entertainment publisher and developer, announced today that Ultimate
Mortal Kombat(r) has shipped for the Nintendo DS(tm) Ultimate Mortal Kombat
brings the lighting fast fighting technique found in the arcade version of
Ultimate Mortal Kombat(r) 3, along with Puzzle Kombat from the critically
acclaimed Mortal Kombat: Deception(r) to the handheld Nintendo DS. Gamers can
perfect their fighting skills in single-player mode or challenge friends and
enemies alike via multi-player over the Nintendo Wireless network. Ultimate
Mortal Kombat is rated M for Mature by the ESRB and is available for the U.S.
suggested retail price of $29.95.
"Midway is excited in bringing the
award-winning Mortal Kombat franchise to the Nintendo DS," said Steve Allison,
chief marketing officer, Midway. "Ultimate Mortal Kombat enables gamers the
opportunity to take their fighting on the go, with both single-player and
multi-player online options playable anywhere at any time."
Ultimate Mortal Kombat
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 award-winning Mortal
Kombat: Deception in a single DS-friendly package. With new record-keeping
capability, and Nintendo(r) Wi-Fi Connection multiplayer, players will be able
to take UMK anywhere for fighting action on the go.