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A horizontal side-scrolling beat-em-up. You fight your way through hordes of enemies, collecting weapons along the way.

Streets Of Rage was produced by Sega in 1989.

Sega released 594 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1936. Sega was based in United States.

Other machines made by Sega during the time period Streets Of Rage was produced include: Excite League, Ufo Senshi Yohko Chan, Tetris (Sega), Scramble Spirits, Power Drift, A.B. Cop, Alex Kidd In The Enchanted Castle, Crack Down, Dynamite Dux, and ESWAT Cyber Police


Name Streets Of Rage
Developer Sega (United States)
Year 1989
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 9836
Class Wide Release
Genre Scrolling Fighter
Conversion Class Sega System 18 - JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 3
# Maximum Players 3
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player Ambidextrous
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 3 - Attack|Jump|Signal Police
Sound Amplified Either (Mono or Stereo)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

From the game's intro:This city was once a happy, peaceful place. Until one day, An ultra powerful criminal organization moved in and took over. This vicious syndicate soon had control over the whole government, and even the police force. Amid this Turmoil, A group of determened youg police officers has sworn to clean up the city... Among them are: Adam Hunter, Axel Stone, and Blaze Fielding. They are willing to risk anything. Even their lives, on the....Streets Of Rage......

Game Play

The players must fight their way through eight levels on a mission to stop the criminal syndicate that's taken over the city. The levels are:

  1. Street
  2. Alley
  3. Beach
  4. Construction Site
  5. Oil Rig
  6. Factory
  7. Elevator
  8. Hideout

Button descriptions:

The buttons are as follows:

  • Attack - Attacks enemy
  • Jump - Makes you jump
  • Signal Police - The cops fire a missile at your enemies, and kills them in one blow

To get behind an enemy in a grapple-hit jump to go behind, and hit attack to do a back suplex. While you're being thrown by an enemy, hit jump, and attack simeutaineously as quickly as possible, This is very difficult, so it takes a while to get it right.

Streets Of Rage KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Cheats, Tricks, Bugs, and Easter Eggs

On level four at the second stop, throw the guy in the gray suit in the pit when no one else is on the screen. Then, you can automatically go to the third stop.

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The girl bosses wearing the green outfits on level five were made from the same sprite design as Blaze Fielding (the third player character) wears a red outfit.


Can be converted to Golden Axe by simply switching boards.


This game is known in Japan as Bare Knuckle.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Streets Of Rage Census

There are 14,906 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,529 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,176 machines (6,928 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 6 known instances of this machine owned by Streets Of Rage collectors who are active members. Of these, It is an original dedicated machine (not another machine converted with a kit). 5 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

Wanted - There is one active VAPS member currently looking for Streets Of Rage. There is one active VAPS member looking for a Streets Of Rage circuit board set.

This game ranks a 2 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

This game ranks a 3 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census want list records.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]

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