Genre: Beat ’em up
Streets of Rage is known as Bare Knuckles in Japan, and is a series of beat ’em up games. There are three games in the series, and 3 is the final game. It was Sega’s response to Capcom’s Final Fight series. The player controls the game’s three protagonists–Axel Stone, Blaze Fielding, and Eddie “Skate” Hunter–who are fighting crime boss Mr. X.
LGBTQ references in this game:
- Streets of Rage (series). (n.d.). Retrieved from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Streets_of_Rage_(series)
- Streets of Rage 3. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Streets_of_Rage_3
- Thomas, L.M. (September 25, 2007). Retrieved from http://www.ign.com/articles/2007/09/26/streets-of-rage-3-review