The Strong Arm of the Law

Dotemu, Lizard Cube, and Guard Crush Games have just delivered news all the world (properly, me at the very least) has been ready for: Streets of Rage 4 is getting new DLC later this 12 months, which will convey with it a new mode, new music, new weapons and – greatest of all – a new playable character within the kind of cop-turned vigilante Estel Aguirre!

Mr. X Nightmare is about after the occasions of Streets of Rage 4, will see Axel, Blaze, Cherry and Co. interact in a digital coaching program concocted by Streets of Rage 3 star Dr. Zan. This digital area will see our bone-breaking heroes come up in opposition to quite a few villainous eventualities, permitting the gang to maintain in preventing form for future throwdowns… Axel’s getting up in years and yer boy has to maintain these growing old knees in form. I can relate.

In addition to the new mode, Streets of Rage 4 will obtain a new playable character within the kind of the superior Estel Aguirre. A former boss character from the primary marketing campaign, Estel would ultimately see the corruption behind the badge she protected so dearly, and is now preventing on the facet of the best and simply. The above trailer sees the tank-shaped babe in motion. I can not wait!

Alongside this slew of rad content material, Mr. X Nightmare will additionally characteristic new strikes and weapons – with emphasis positioned on an enormous swordfish – all backed by new musical tracks from artist Tee Lopes. No particular launch date was supplied for the DLC, however it may be anticipated to reach on PC and consoles later in 2021. We’ll maintain you all knowledgeable, of course. Squeeee!