‘Streets of Rage 4’ Gets Behind-the-Scenes Video Detailing Game’s Vision

New video details the developer’s passion and inspiration when it comes to the creation of Streets of Rage 4.


DotEmu and developer Guard Crush Games have released a new behind-the-scenes video detailing their vision for their upcoming beat ’em up, Streets of Rage 4.

In the newly-released video, the team behind the long-awaited sequel detail their experiences bringing the game to life and detail the games that inspired it, including (Street Fighter III: Third Strike, Virtua FighterGuardian HeroesSengoku 3).

Check it out below:

The first new title in the long-running beat ’em up series in 25 years, Streets of Rage 4 marks the return of ex-cops Blaze Fielding and Axel Stone as they battle hordes of Syndicate thugs. The game features a new and expanded combo system including juggles, flashy super specials, and a soundtrack composed by longtime series composers Yuzo Koshiro and series co-composer Motohiro Kawashima alongside Yoko Shimomur, Hideki Naganuma, and Keiji Yamagishi.

Streets of Rage 4 is currently in development for the PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PC. A release date for the game has still yet to be determined.

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