News Archive - October 2005
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MK: Deception Attains Greatest/platinum Hits Statusby Gambid on Oct 15, 2005 :: 2
Midway has proudly announced that Mortal Kombat: Deception has just achieved Greatest Hits status on the Sony Playstation 2 and Platinum Hits status on the Microsoft X-Box. From the press release:
CHICAGO – October 14, 2005 - Midway Games Inc. (NYSE: MWY), a leading interactive entertainment industry publisher and developer, today announced that Mortal Kombat: Deception® has shipped as a Greatest Hits title for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system and as a Platinum Hits title for the Xbox® video game system from Microsoft. As a new addition to these prominent programs, Mortal Kombat: Deception will be re-distributed with new packaging at a suggested retail price of $19.99.
By definition, a title earning the Greatest Hits and/or Platinum Hits distinction requires that a company manufacture more than 400,000 units per respective platform during its first nine months on store shelves. In total, Mortal Kombat: Deception has shipped in excess of 1.9 million units worldwide since its release in October 2004.
Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks - Menu Artby Gambid on Oct 13, 2005 :: 4
Cinder has posted a new Koncept Art - MK: Shaolin Monks - Menu Art
MK: Shaolin Monks - Shao Kahn's Armory Konceptby Gambid on Oct 8, 2005 :: 4
Cinder has posted a new Koncept Art - MK: Shaolin Monks - Shao Kahn's Armory
Shao Kahn Renderby Gambid on Oct 6, 2005 :: 7
Cinder has posted one new Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks Render: Shao Kahn
Mortal Kombat Armageddonby Gambid on Oct 5, 2005 :: 7
The Fight Night is over. For all those of you, who were not there you can find the offcial transcript here.
It is now known that the Mortal Kombat 7 will appear not only on the next generation consoles but on the current too. The game will use a modified Deadly Alliance/Deception engine.
It is also known that Midway registered the domain name MKArmageddon.com which is believed to be the name of the next Mortal Kombat fighting game.
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