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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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1,891 1,261
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3,363 1,562
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

3
1,503 922
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1,370 782
Soulcalibur II is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

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1,203 838
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
midnightq2 added 1992

6
1,355 1,169
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

7
1,128 546
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

8
828 339
Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age o... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

9
815 814
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10
836 681
Tekken Tag Tournament is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

11
599 517
Killer Instinct is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

12
774 698
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2004

13
704 366
Tekken 3 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
1997

14
598 489
Street Fighter Alpha 3 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

15
756 600
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of T... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

16
550 466
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17
523 429
Soulcalibur is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

18
427 422
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19
631 213
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

20
763 290
Super Smash Bros 4 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made
Super Smash Bros 4

21
542 310
Mortal Kombat Trilogy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

22
379 302
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

23
307 401
Darkstalkers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made

24
460 151
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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501 254
Street Fighter III: 3rd Strike is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Fighting Games Ever Made