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An arcade fighting game, Street Smart puts the player in the shoes of the ass-kicking "Karate Man" who travels across the country to participate in the Tag Championship.

The game is played from a side-scrolling third person perspective in which players can move in any direction in a closed arena (limited by the cheering crowds and other street elements). Eight unique fighters must be faced in succession by using punches, kicks, and jumping against the progressively more difficult adversaries.

The arcade version features a cooperative two-player mode, but this was excluded in the PS Mini release. As an unique feature of the Genesis version players can bet money on the outcome of the fights, and if they win they can use that money to upgrade the character stats to suit their playing style. Also added to the Genesis version are a Vs mode and a new special move that depletes part of your lifebar.


Street Smart Arcade Let's Go.
Street Smart Arcade Next Fight.
Street Smart Arcade 1st Fight.
Street Smart Genesis Laying out Bobby

Promo Images

Street Smart Screenshot
Street Smart Screenshot
Street Smart Screenshot
Street Smart Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "ストリート・スマート" -- Japanese spelling

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Critic Reviews

Computer and Video Games (CVG) Arcade Nov, 1989 80 out of 100 80
PSP Minis PSP Oct 11, 2011 6.5 out of 10 65
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Genesis Sep, 1991 62 out of 100 62
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Genesis Jul, 1991 20 out of 40 50
Consoles Plus Genesis Sep, 1991 44 out of 100 44 Genesis Mar 24, 2008 3 out of 10 30
The Video Game Critic Genesis Nov 20, 2010 D 25
SEGA-Mag (Objectif-SEGA) Genesis Feb 19, 2010 2 out of 10 20


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