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Score Breakdown Based on 1458 ratings
  1. 10 (262)
  2. 9 (591)
  3. 8 (398)
  4. 7 (146)
  5. 6 (25)
  6. 5 (6)
  7. 4 (8)
  8. 3 (3)
  9. 2 (3)
  10. 1 (16)

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  • User Rating 8

    As far as beat ‘em ups go, Streets of Rage definitely packs a good punch with all the makings of a classic.

    Rated on July 17, 2006 by sirbargearse

    As your night at the movies comes to a finish you grab your coat and put your hand around your girlfriend to start the journey home. But as you head outside you find out the hard way that the new crim...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.2

    Wait for Streets 2, if you can!

    Rated on May 20, 2007 by Bigmrjosh

    Firstly, let me say this: I love the Streets of Rage series. This is probably the best side-scrolling Beat 'em up on VC at the moment. HOWEVER, that said, the first Streets of Rage is not a fantastic...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6

    Rated on May 02, 2004 by SegaSaturn

    Classic Genesis fighting game. This is one of my favorite Sega games. if you like beating the crap out of people, then this game is a must have. Gameplay: It's a typical fighting game, except in...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Streets of Fire

    Rated on April 28, 2008 by sh811a

    Back at the time, beat em up were all the rage the one beat em up that was revolutionary for it's time was "Final Fight" of course which has spawned one clone to many (most of them bad). It's true th...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    A simple, fun game that (almost) anyone can pick up and play.

    Rated on May 27, 2007 by WIERD-O

    Gameplay: 10/10 The gameplay of this game is amazing, made better by the somewhat wide variety of moves and weapons you can use against your enemies. Graphics: 5/10 The graphics are detailed enoug...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.7

    One of the best Beat-Em-Ups of all time!<br /> <br /> Good Job SEGA!!!

    Rated on May 28, 2007 by HeartBreakKID1

    Streets of Rage came out for the Sega Genesis in 1991. Sega began releasing games that would rival Nintendo games. For Example, &quot;Streets of Rage&quot; was created to rival Nintenod's &quot;Final ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.8

    Aww yeah. The good old days.

    Rated on September 13, 2004 by dragoonlover

    Forget Shenmue. You want to knock some thugs, get some revenge, and earn back your neighborhood? Fire up Streets of Rage and play that again. This game was so cool, it felt good just listening to i...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    What a classic Genesis game. It reminds me of the old school days, and the 1980's. This is a very cool Beat-em up game.

    Rated on September 24, 2004 by SegaBeat

    Gameplay: I absolutely love games like these. There's tons of action to perform for a game like this. There are multiple fighting combos to perform, many types of weapons to use, and many different...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    streets of rage,have no fear!adam,axel & blaze are here!...(god,what am i sayin'?)

    Rated on March 31, 2011 by snes_vs_ps1

    sega genesis was had a rich section of beat 'em ups but they were always behind the super nintendo.they'ver struggled as much as they could but,still they were no.2 in the 16-bit era... this is a goo...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    One of the must-play titles for sega's console.

    Rated on December 25, 2009 by Maramoto

    What a simple yet addicting game. The basic concept of just scrolling around in a 2D environment beating up thugs is just so rewarding that you can't stop playing it.Also the story ends up helping yo...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.