Streets of Rage 4 has had more than 1.5 million downloads since the game launched earlier this Spring. The game, which launched 25 years after Streets of Rage 3, has been hugely successful on all platforms that it has been released on. This news was announced by producer and co-developer Dotemu.
“We couldn’t be happier with the reception of Streets of Rage 4. We thank the fans who have supported the game from day one – a lot of the updates in the patch enhance the replay value for folks who have been with us from the start, additional updates are currently in production and we’ll have more to share on that soon.” - Cyrille Imbert, Executive Producer of Streets of Rage 4
In addition to this announcement, a big update has been released for the game. This update brings over 80 enhancements to the game, such as online improvements, a new online stats display options, and many bug fixes.
Along with that, it looks like there are changes to all the main characters and improvements to the stages. Some changes include buffs to Axel and Cherry and small enhancements to the overall mechanics of specific moves. You can check out the full patch notes if you are interested to see what else was added/changed in the game.