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Midway working on next Mortal Kombat game

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on 26 January 2009

Midway has confirmed that work has already started on the next entry in the Mortal Kombat franchise.

The publisher also revealed that the latest instalment in the venerable beat ‘em up series, Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe, has shipped 1.8 million units globally on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 since its launch late last year.

Speaking in a press release issued today, Mortal Kombat co-founder Ed Boon commented, “Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe was the result of countless hours of hard work by many people, and seeing the game surpass the million-seller plateau makes it worth all the effort.”

“We’re already hard at work on our next version of Mortal Kombat, and look forward to being able to reveal more details in the future.”

Be sure to check out our review of Mortal Kombat vs DC Universe here.