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Update: DotEmu has released a tweet saying the leaked release date has yet to be confirmed, alongside a new trailer that reveals retro unlockable characters and the option to use the classic Streets of Rage 1 & 2 soundtracks!


You won’t have to wait much longer to return to the Streets of Rage, as the fourth game in the series finally has a release date – April 23. The date comes via an updated eShop listing in Europe and Australia.

Developed by DotEmu, the team behind the Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap remake, Streets of Rage 4 features returning characters, a few new faces, and the same side-scrolling beat ’em up gameplay that made the series so popular on the Sega Genesis.

We’ll be sure to update this article with more information as it comes in.

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Written by Tom Brown

Whether it’s an exciting new entry in a series long established or a weird experiment meant only for the dedicated, Tom is eager to report on it. Rest assured, if Nintendo ever announces Elite Beat Agents 2, he’ll be there.