Mortal Kombat announced for multiple platforms
Midway has officially announced Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance. The game will feature an entirely new engine with gameplay that lets players engage in both hand-to-hand and weapon-based combat. Midway also has plans to include new characters and fatalities, as well as a wide assortment of secrets.
"Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance is the next phase of the Mortal Kombat series that gamers have been waiting for," said Helene Sheeler, vice president of marketing, Midway. "With all-new characters and worlds, never-before-seen features and a totally new fighting engine, Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance will set a precedent for all other next-generation fighting games to follow."
The game is currently in development for the GameCube, Xbox and GameBoy Advance. While other systems have not been announced, Midway has confirmed that the series is being made for multiple platforms.
1/30/2002 Matt Stensrud