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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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2,027 1,355
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2
3,531 1,665
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
3
1,633 983
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4
1,432 832
Soulcalibur II is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
5
1,292 895
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
midnightq2 added 1992
6
1,412 1,262
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
7
897 853
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Jul 18 2008
8
1,184 616
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
9
917 369
Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age o... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
10
892 729
Tekken Tag Tournament is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
Jan 01 1999
11
640 563
Killer Instinct is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
12
664 510
Street Fighter Alpha 3 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
13
782 403
Tekken 3 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
Jan 01 1997
14
822 739
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Nov 01 2004
15
805 626
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of T... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
16
589 494
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17
571 454
Soulcalibur is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
18
462 455
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19
713 243
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
20
601 337
Mortal Kombat Trilogy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
21
337 420
Darkstalkers is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
22
800 330
Super Smash Bros 4 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
23
407 329
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
24
574 271
Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
25
532 173
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.