Streets of Rage

Sega bringing Sonic, Ecco, and Streets of Rage to 3DS’ 3D Classics range


By: Martin Gaston Sega has announced that it will be releasing eight remastered titles into Nintendo’s 3D Classics range on the 3DS eShop. The retro games have been tweaked to make use of the handheld’s 3D effect, and will include Genesis classics Sonic the Hedgehog, Ecco the Dolphin, and Streets of Rage, among others. Nintendo has previously released some of its own titles, including Kid Icarus and Excitebike, as 3D Classics. Titles will be sold individually at a price of $5.99/£4.49/€4.49, being []

Canceled Streets of Rage remake footage appears


By: Eddie Makuch Ruffian Games has released footage of a playable prototype of its canceled Streets of Rage remake. Studio head Gary Liddon uploaded the footage to his YouTube account today, following the video’s leak. The video is embedded below. “It was something we built very rapidly and represents pre-pre-pre-pre (lots of pres) pre-alpha quality. Even so, it has a certain charm,” Liddon said. Liddon would not say why the Streets of Rage remake was canned. He said like many developers, Ruffian []