Mortal Kombat devs to abandon Midway?

Mortal Kombat devs to abandon Midway?

By Ben Parfitt

April 6th 2009 at 10:43AM

Claims that withholding of bonus payments has prompted team to begin talks about establishing new studio

Reports are claiming that the development team behind Mortal Kombat franchise are in “active talks with other publishers” over a possible split from current publisher Midway and the formation of a new studio.

A Midway US spokesperson stated: “Midway is not refusing to pay out those bonuses. It's the unsecured creditors committee that is refusing to allow us to pay them. They're the ones holding that up.”

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