Update: It's also been announced the game will be available via Xbox Game Pass on launch day!

Original story: It's happening! 26 long years since the release of Streets of Rage 3 for the Sega Genesis (!), the next entry in the series is finally on its way to Xbox One later this month. Co-developer and publisher Dotemu announced in a Tweet that the game will be available on April 30th at a price of $24.99 in the US.

A new trailer has also been released for the title, which you can see above. It shows off some gameplay, as well as announcing the return of Battle Mode. The game will feature four-player local co-op and two-player online support.

Are you looking forward to Streets of Rage 4? Let us know if you'll be buying it in the comments below.

[source twitter.com, via youtube.com, eurogamer.net]