What's Up With Midway Games?

Midway Games (MWY) shares have jumped 33 percent in the last two sessions for reasons that are not entirely obvious. There’s been no real news from the struggling video game maker that would explain the move.

But there is this: At the recent E3 video game trade show in Los Angeles, the company was talking about a game coming this fall called Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe.

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