A licensed sequel to the NES brawler River City Ransom / Street Gangs has been launched by Conatus Creative via Kickstarter. The sequel will be known as River City Ransom: Underground.

The sequel has been described as "2.5D open world beat'em up with RPG elements, just like the classic game". The game will once again feature Alex and Ryan alongside a new cast of characters and include four player local and online co-op.

So far the only confirmed platform is PC, with the developer yet to set stretch goals, though they have expressed the desire to release on as many platforms as possible. Conatus The company is currently aiming to complete its $180,000 goal target for funding.