If you are a kid of the arcades, you would have had fond memories of a certain brightly coloured and pixelated duo taking on gangs to save the damsel in distress. Billy and Jimmy Lee will be celebrating their 30th anniversary in 2017 and with that, Double Dragon IV will be arriving January 30th on Steam and PlayStation 4. With the rights of the series changing hands from original creators Technōs Japan to Arc System Works (Guilty Gear/BlazBlue fame),
Even though the rights of the series changing hands from original creators Technōs Japan to Arc System Works (Guilty Gear/BlazBlue fame), fans have nothing to fear, however. Three developers from the original team are working on this new entry, with the original designer, planner, and composer involved to ensure the classic remains authentic.
The Japanese pricing of the game will set you back 800 yen (S$9.87/US$6.84), so expect a similar price point when it finally releases.
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