Merge Games bring Streets of Rage 4 to retail alongside an immenseSignature Edition version!

Merge Games bring Streets of Rage 4 to retail alongside an immense Signature Edition version!

Merge Games align with publisher and developer Dotemu and developers Lizardcube and Guard Crush Games to bring retail versions of Streets of Rage 4 across PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC and Xbox One this year with pre-orders open NOW!

Manchester, UK <May 7th, 2020> Having built a huge amount of excitement since its digital release on April 30th, Merge Games are thrilled to announce they will be bringing retail versions of the highly anticipated Streets of Rage 4 to PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC. In addition, the game will also be available as a special Signature Edition version on consoles.

Revered by many around the world as one of gaming’s most legendary series, Streets of Rage makes its triumphant return. Comprising of none stop action and a hyper-sonic electronic dance infused soundtrack, the title fuses stunning hand-drawn visuals from the team behind the Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap, along with fresh mechanics, narrative, and 2-player online co-op action.


The Signature Edition will include:

  • Big Special Edition box with a wealth of contents inside
  • Complete standard game with reversible cover, art book and key-ring
  • Five fighter enamel pins
  • Numbered art card
  • Original Soundtrack comprising of 35 tracks
  • Axel’s Blue Headband


With the Signature Edition comprising of an array of exclusive items, along with each standard retail edition including a Character Art Booklet and Keyring, make sure to keep an eye on Merge’s Facebook page alongside their discord for all the latest on Streets of Rage 4!


Streets of Rage 4 will be coming to retail later this Summer priced at £29,99 / $34,99 / €34,99 on PS4 and Xbox One and £34,99 / $39,99 / €39,99 on Nintendo Switch. Signature Edition versions will be priced at £44,99 on PS4 and Xbox One and £49,99 on Nintendo Switch. The PC version will be priced at €29.99 / £24.99 (no availability in the US).


Pre-Orders are open NOW via the Signature Edition Store and other retail stores

About Merge Games and Signature Edition

Merge is an independent video game publisher based in Manchester, UK. The company publishes interactive software worldwide for personal computers and video game consoles. Merge also specializes in publishing collectible games for retail for independent developers. More information about Merge products can be found at


Signature Edition Games offers premium-quality physical games for collectors at an affordable price point. Our games come specially boxed with exclusive content and are carefully packaged and speedily shipped around the world. Our games are housed in a sturdy “Sierra” box with foam insert to ensure the Signature Edition arrives safely! To see the store, please visit:

About Dotemu

Dotemu is a French video game company specializing in modern releases of beloved retro games. Our mission is simple: give every gamer access to yesteryear’s classic video games on today’s platforms, including PC, mobile, console and more. Working alongside the world’s most cherished and recognized publishers, the Dotemu team has published a number of global top-sellers across both PC and console including Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap, with additional development and publishing work on Windjammers 1 and 2, several games in the Ys series, and more.


Founded in 2007, Dotemu leverages its considerable technological know-how to maintain the original spirit of classic games while giving them a second life as rediscovered gems for a new generation of gamers

About Lizardcube

Lizardcube is a Parisian games studio founded by game industry veteran Omar Cornut (Dear ImGui, Pixeljunk Shooter, Tearaway, Soul Bubbles) and traditional comic/animation artist Ben Fiquet (Soul Bubbles). It is best known for the acclaimed remake of Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap, praised for its gorgeous art style and retro engineering marvel.

About Guard Crush Games

Guard Crush Games was founded in 2009 by Jordi Asensio and Cyrille Lagarigue based on their passion for classic beat-em-up and side scrolling titles. The team is best known for its XBox 360 release, Streets of Fury, and follow-up on PC Streets of Fury: Extended Edition in 2015, which revel in over-the-top action and capture the studio’s love for fun side scrolling brawlers.