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Although Streets of Rage 4 already made it to retail, Merge Games is working on a new boxed version. The upcoming Anniversary Edition includes the main game and Mr. X Nightmare DLC. You can check out the boxart above.

The Streets of Rage 4 Anniversary Edition is planned for September 24. Pre-orders are open on Amazon and Best Buy. Those in the UK can reserve it here.

Streets of Rage 4 Mr. X Nightmare

The wait for Streets of Rage 4’s new Mr. X Nightmare DLC on Switch is finally over. It was originally planned for release on July 15, but the team ran into unexpected technical issues.

Cyrille Imbert, executive director at Dotemu, said of the delay:

Streets of Rage 4 Mr. X Nightmare

Footage has emerged for Mr. X Nightmare in Streets of Rage 4, the game’s latest DLC. Get a look at the gameplay below.

Mr. X Nightmare is live on most platforms, but Switch players will need to wait just a bit longer due to an unforeseen issue. Read more about the situation here.

Today, Streets of Rage 4 received a free update on Switch. The game is now at version 1.0.6.

Streets of Rage 4 has added a new difficulty mode, training more, and character adjustments. The full patch notes can be found below.

Streets of Rage 4 Mr. X Nightmare

Dotemu, Lizardcube, and Guard Crush Games have announced that the new Mr. X Nightmare DLC for Streets of Rage 4 is now live. It can be purchased on Switch for $7.99. A free update is also available for all players.

To recap, here’s what’s new:

Streets of Rage 4 Survival Mode

Streets of Rage 4 has received details regarding its new Survival Mode. It is “an inventive, immensely replayable challenge for Streets of Rage 4’s most versatile brawlers.”

Survival Mode has been shown off in a new trailer, posted below. It’s also confirmed that the Mr. X Nightmare DLC will launch on July 15. It features the playable debut of Estel Aguirre, fully realized playable versions of Max Thunder and Shiva, and original music from Tee Lopes (Sonic Mania, League of Legends). A free update goes live on the same day adding an in-depth training system, color palette options, a new Mania+ difficulty, and refinements and balancing changes addressing feedback from the community.

Streets of Rage 4 - Shiva

Streets of Rage 4 has received a new trailer that provides a first look at Shiva, who will be added to the game as part of the Mr. X Nightmare DLC.

Here’s a brief introduction to the character:

Streets of Rage 4 has new DLC on the way. Mr. X Nightmare will be adding three new playable characters, including Max Thunder – who has been properly unveiled in a new trailer today.

Here’s the video:

Streets of Rage 4 Mr. X Nightmare

A year after its release, Streets of Rage 4 is getting new content. Dotemu, Lizardcube, and Guard Crush Games today announced Mr. X Nightmare, paid DLC featuring three new playable characters as well as the “Survival” game mode. Players will also be able to download a free update featuring New Mania+ difficulty, an in-depth training system, and fresh color palette options.

Here’s some additional information as well as a trailer:

Ahead of its release tomorrow, footage has emerged for the Switch version of Streets of Rage 4. Check out the new gameplay below.

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