Midway Unveils Games Convention 2007 Lineup
As the opening day creeps closer this week, more publishers are stepping forward and announcing the lineup of titles to be on display during the event. The latest is Midway, who has one of the biggest Leipzig lists we've seen so far.
Attendees will get a look at some hotly anticipated and very recognizable titles like Unreal Tournament 3 and Stranglehold, plus more than a few games for the Wii, PC, and handhelds.
"Our 2007 Games Convention lineup truly reflects our product strategy to develop top quality titles in a wide range of genres across all major platforms," said David F. Zucker, president and CEO, Midway. "With exciting next generation games such as Stranglehold and proven brands like Mortal Kombat, along with games for the younger market and handhelds, this is Midway's most diverse and strongest line up yet."
"Games Convention is now firmly established as a highlight of the industry's calendar, and a superb opportunity for us to engage with European partners and press," added Martin Spiess, Managing Director - Europe of Midway Games Ltd. "We're looking forward to showing what is undeniably our strongest portfolio to date, and discussing plans and projects for 2008."
Midway's Games Convention 2007 is as follows:
- Stranglehold- September 2007 (PS3, Xbox 360, PC)
- BlackSite- October 2007 (PS3, Xbox 360, PC)
- Unreal Tournament 3- November 2007 (PS3, PC)
- Ultimate Mortal Kombat- November 2007 (DS)
- Cruis'n- November 2007 (Wii)
- Aqua Teen Hunger Force Zombie Ninja Pro-Am- October 2007 (PS2)
- Game Party- November 2007 (Wii)
- Fosterís Home for Imaginary Friends: Imagination Invaders- November 2007 (DS)
- Hour of Victory- September 2007 (PC)
- Wheelman- TBA 2008 (PS3, Xbox 360, PC)
- TNA iMPACT!- TBA 2008 (PS3, Xbox 360, Wii, PS2)
We'll be keeping a close eye on Stranglehold, Unreal Tournament 3, and Blacksite during the show, and update y'all on any new developments. Oh, and we're certainly hoping for some new trailers, too!
8/20/2007 Ben Dutka