SEGA today released an old school beat-em-up game, Streets of Rage 2, for iPhone and iPod touch. This classic Genesis-era game is immediately available for download on the App Store for $2.99. Fan favorites Golden Axe 2 and 3, as well as Streets of Rage 3 are also coming to the App Store this spring. Here is more info on Streets of Rage 2:
The most beloved entry in the series, Streets of Rage 2 allows players to fight the evil crime boss Mr. X in a series of down-and-dirty, street-level battles with a complex plot and fast gameplay. Streets of Rage 2 includes multiplayer capability via Bluetooth and the original Japanese version of Bare Knuckle II for even more brawler action.
Adam, the city?s original hero, has been kidnapped and it?s up to Skate, Axel, Blaze, and Max to save him. The city is overrun with hardened thugs and criminals, but armed with your amazing fighting abilities, you?ll be well equipped to take down these villains and save Adam and the rest of your city!
CHOOSE YOUR ATTACK Dozens of fighting techniques are at your disposal! Use each fighter?s unique attacks to take on the crowd.
ARM YOURSELF Utilize knives, lead pipes, katana, golf clubs, and grenades to take down everyone in your path!
TEAM UP Play alongside friends with Bluetooth Peer-to-Peer multiplayer (Bluetooth required ? available only for 3rd generation iPhone & iPod touch and 3.x OS or better)!
EXPAND YOUR HORIZONS Access the original Japanese version, Bare Knuckle II, by changing your device?s language!