Publisher Dotemu and developers Lizardcube and Guard Crush Games announce
Streets of Rage 4
, an upcoming new installment in SEGA's arcade fighting series.
This is not exactly a rush job, as Streets of Rage 3 was first released in 1994.
Even with all that time to plan, they are not yet revealing a release date, nor are they announcing target
platforms, but they do offer a
off a distinctive hand-drawn 2D art direction. There's also now a
Streets of Rage 4 Website
can stay tuned for more details when they arrive. For now, here's the announcement:
Dotemu (Wonder Boy, Windjammers) and developers Lizardcube (Wonder Boy) and
Guard Crush Games today revealed Streets of Rage 4, an all-new continuation of
SEGA’s iconic arcade brawler series known for its radical fights, jammin’ ‘90s
beats and dashing sparring gloves and bandanas.
Featuring hand-drawn visuals from the team behind 2017’s gorgeous Wonder Boy:
The Dragon’s Trap remake, Streets of Rage 4 builds upon the classic trilogy’s
gameplay with new mechanics, a fresh story and a gauntlet of dangerous stages
with a serious crime problem. Streets of Rage 4 recalls classic gameplay but it
stands as an entirely original arcade-style romp thanks to the expertise of
Guard Crush Games and Dotemu.
Whether players gang up with a friend or clean up the city solo, Streets of Rage
4 is a skull-bashing, chicken-chomping delight all set to a thumping soundtrack
sure to get your blood pumping.