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List Rules Head to Head Tournament-Style Fighting Games Only

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The best fighting games pit player against player testing reflexes and skill. Fighting games range from the 3D arena fighters to elaborate tag matches. Almost every major franchise in pop culture has had a go at a fighting game lately, from Star Wars to Street Fighter, the reach of the Fighting Genre runs deep. You can build a list to include your favorite fighting franchise, or use the vote buttons to give the fighting game you love a boost.

Featuring Mortal Kombat, Super Smash Bros., Tekken, and more, ths list includes the best fighting video games of all time. 

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1,897 1,268
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3,371 1,567
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

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1,513 927
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4
1,372 785
Soulcalibur II is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

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1,210 843
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
midnightq2 added 1992

6
1,360 1,174
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

7
1,130 552
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

8
835 341
Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age o... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

9
819 818
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10
840 686
Tekken Tag Tournament is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

11
601 523
Killer Instinct is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

12
776 702
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2004

13
710 369
Tekken 3 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
1997

14
604 492
Street Fighter Alpha 3 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

15
761 603
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of T... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

16
552 470
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17
527 432
Soulcalibur is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

18
429 427
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640 217
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

20
766 294
Super Smash Bros 4 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
Super Smash Bros 4

21
548 311
Mortal Kombat Trilogy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

22
381 304
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

23
309 403
Darkstalkers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

24
468 153
Mortal Kombat X is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
Mortal Kombat X is a fighting video game developed by NetherRealm Studios. It is the tenth main installment in the Mortal Kombat video game series.

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504 256
Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made