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List Rules Head to Head Tournament-Style Fighting Games Only

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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2,030 1,357
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2
3,535 1,667
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
3
1,636 984
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4
1,436 832
Soulcalibur II is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
5
1,296 898
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
midnightq2 added 1992
6
1,413 1,263
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
7
898 855
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Jul 18 2008
8
922 369
Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age o... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
9
1,184 618
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
10
894 729
Tekken Tag Tournament is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
Jan 01 1999
11
640 564
Killer Instinct is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
12
668 510
Street Fighter Alpha 3 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
13
785 403
Tekken 3 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
Jan 01 1997
14
823 740
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Nov 01 2004
15
806 626
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of T... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
16
590 494
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17
574 454
Soulcalibur is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
18
462 456
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19
714 244
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
20
602 338
Mortal Kombat Trilogy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
21
339 420
Darkstalkers is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
22
801 330
Super Smash Bros 4 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
23
408 329
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
24
578 271
Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
25
532 174
Mortal Kombat X is listed (or ranked) 25 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.