Midway has officially announced the presence of the upcoming crossover title Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe at the annual Comic-Con! This very popular convention is held each year in San Diego, CA and features the biggest names in the comic industry, so it was no surprise that this potentially blockbuster game would make an appearance. Jimmy Palmiotti will represent DC Comics and Ed Boon will represent Mortal Kombat.

Worlds Collide: The Making of Midway's Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe - Ed Boon (Mortal Kombat) and Jimmy Palmiotti (Painkiller Jane) discuss how two billion-dollar entertainment franchises collide as Mortal Kombat warriors battle DC superheroes for the first time ever in this highly anticipated video game. Join Ed Boon and Jimmy Palmiotti for an exclusive look at never-before-seen gameplay, the unveiling of key characters on the game's roster, as well as a Q&A session for Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe! All panel attendees will receive an exclusive, limited edition Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe Comic-con 2008 poster. Friday, July 25th 11:15AM - 12:15PM, Room 6B

Tickets for a Friday pass seem to still be available, so if you live in the area don't miss out on the excitement. As always, we will follow this story closely over the weekend and let you know of any new announcements regarding the character roster as well as the new gameplay footage that is being promised.

To read the full press release, click here.

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