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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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1,967 1,309
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3,461 1,616
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

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1,577 956
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1,407 811
Soulcalibur II is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

5
1,259 864
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
midnightq2 added 1992

6
1,382 1,224
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

7
1,160 585
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

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863 832
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886 355
Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age o... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

10
872 704
Tekken Tag Tournament is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

11
628 538
Killer Instinct is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

12
747 383
Tekken 3 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
1997

13
634 499
Street Fighter Alpha 3 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

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799 723
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2004

15
783 612
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of T... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

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573 480
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17
551 441
Soulcalibur is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

18
446 438
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682 225
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

20
574 319
Mortal Kombat Trilogy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

21
780 311
Super Smash Bros 4 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
Super Smash Bros 4

22
321 410
Darkstalkers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

23
395 312
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

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502 159
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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537 265
Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made