According to video game website www.1up.com, Warner Bros. is interested in acquiring TNA video game licensee Midway Games, which has had some well documented financial issues for quite some time.
The company is interested in paying up to $30 million to acquire the Midway, which also maintains licenses for Spongebob Squarepants, Mortal Kombat and Wheelman.
The sequel to TNA iMPACT is already in development, although its release hinges on the future of Midway.
– Grand Rapids, Michigan will host a TNA Live! Event on Friday, June 19 at the Deltaplex Arena. Tickets go on sale Friday, May 1, at all Ticket Master locations and http://www.ticketmaster.com/. Limited tickets available as low as $20! TNA is proud to offer a $5 discount to all college students and military personnel with form of I.D. Appearing live and in person will be Olympic Gold Medalist Kurt Angle, “Big Poppa Pump” Scott Steiner, Beer Money Inc., “The War Machine” Rhino, Daniels, Motor City Machine Guns, Consequences Creed, Kiyoshi, ODB with Cody Deaner and more!
Go to http://prowrestlingevents.tk or http://prowrestlingevents.webs.com for info about upcoming wrestling shows worldwide. (Thanks to Devin Cutting)
– Backstage TNA announcer Lauren Brooke is hosting the “College Sports Minute” video channel available on Hulu.com. The top 4 picks in their mock NFL Draft are revealed.