Alongside the announcement of Streets of Rage 4 surpassing 2.5 million copies downloaded, comes the announcement of the game’s first expansion. One of the few Indie darlings of 2020 will be receiving a meaningful content update later this year. The paid content update Mr. X Nightmare will include, three new playable characters and a Survival mode. Additionally, players can now build their own personalized fighting style with the new character customization. Plus new music tracks as well as new weapons and enemies.
The new tracks for the Mr. X Nightmare update include new original music from Tee Lopes. The composer’s previous work includes Sonic Mania, League of Legends, and Monster Boy, and the Cursed Kingdom. Alongside the paid Mr. X Nightmare update also comes free updates later this year. With that will bring a new Mania+ difficulty, a new training system, and new character costume color options.
Both the free content update and the Mr. X Nightmare paid DLC updates are coming to Streets of Rage 4 later this year. If you have not had the chance to play the game, it is a fantastic inclusion to the series. Streets of Rage 4 is available on all platforms. Including Xbox Game Pass and XCloud with touch controls.