Bare Knuckle IV Dated For Japan

Yesterday’s release date for Streets of Rage 4 on April 30 in the west, also includes the Japanese domestic version as Bare Knuckle IV as reports Automaton. 3goo will also publish a physical Bare Knuckle IV Special Edition in Japan later this year. A new Battle Mode was also announced which lets you select your favourite characters and test your skills against one to three friends across several levels. Battle Mode & Release Date trailer added below…

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Streets of Rage 4 – Retro Reveal

DotEmu today revealed that a dozen pixel art playable fighters from the previous Streets of Rage games are joining the brawl in Streets of Rage 4 with Max, Skate, Zan, and more, bringing the total playable roster’s count to 17. Players can also switch to the series iconic original soundtrack, handing out beatdowns backed by tracks from Streets of Rage 1 and Streets of Rage 2. Check out the retro reveal trailer below…

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Bare Knuckle IV Announced for Japan

3goo have announced they will be publishing a packaged version of the beat’ em up Streets of Rage 4 for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 in Japan within 2020 as Bare Knuckle IV Special Edition. Streets of Rage 4 builds upon the classic trilogy’s gameplay with new mechanics, beautiful hand drawn visuals and a soundtrack which includes legendary composer Yuzo Koshiro who worked on the Mega Drive original.

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