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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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1,893 1,263
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3,365 1,563
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

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1,507 924
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1,370 783
Soulcalibur II is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

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1,206 840
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
midnightq2 added 1992

6
1,356 1,171
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

7
1,129 548
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

8
830 340
Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age o... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

9
817 815
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10
837 684
Tekken Tag Tournament is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

11
600 519
Killer Instinct is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

12
774 700
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2004

13
705 368
Tekken 3 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
1997

14
600 490
Street Fighter Alpha 3 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

15
758 601
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of T... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

16
551 468
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17
524 431
Soulcalibur is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

18
428 424
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633 215
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

20
764 292
Super Smash Bros 4 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
Super Smash Bros 4

21
543 311
Mortal Kombat Trilogy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

22
308 402
Darkstalkers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

23
379 304
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

24
462 153
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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503 256
Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made