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Total Nerd The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games  

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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for Neo Geo at some point.

If you owned a Neo Geo at any time during your life, then it's safe to say there were probably a few fighting games in your collection. With challenging combos and finishing moves to pull off, fighting games are some of the best multiplayer games you can get your hands on. Franchises like Street Fighter and Mortal Kombat made the genre famous, but today there are a plethora of others that are just as fun. With so many great options to choose from, there was never a shortage of games to play for fans of the genre. Since some games were much better than others, we've decided to rank the best Neo Geo fighting games of all time.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling fighting games that were released for Neo Geo. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. This list is made up of different items, including Samurai Shodown and Fatal Fury Special.

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72 16
Garou: Mark of the Wolves is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games
Leonardo Mariano da Rocha added 1999

2
106 42
The King of Fighters '98 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

3
90 32
The Last Blade 2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games
NeoGeoMike added

4
77 33
Samurai Shodown II is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games
NeoGeoMike added 1994

5
64 28
Real Bout Fatal Fury Special is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

6
65 33
The Last Blade is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

7
52 28
Real Bout Fatal Fury 2: The Ne... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

8
51 30
The King of Fighters 2002: Cha... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games
The King of Fighters 2002: Challenge to Ultimate Battle 2002

9
47 32
Samurai Shodown IV is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

10
37 23
Real Bout Fatal Fury is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

11
43 31
Fatal Fury Special is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

12
38 29
Samurai Shodown V Special is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

13
22 14
Art Of Fighting 3 - The Path O... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games
Leonardo Mariano da Rocha added

14
37 31
Samurai Shodown is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

15
26 21
Rage Of The Dragons is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

16
34 31
The King of Fighters '95 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

17
37 35
SNK vs. Capcom: SVC Chaos is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

18
28 25
World Heroes Perfect is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

19
23 20
Waku Waku 7 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games
RyanSmith added 1996

20
8 4
Samurai Shodown III is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games
Eduardo Drew Ibarra added 1995

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23 22
Fatal Fury 2 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

22
28 30
The King of Fighters 2003 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

23
26 28
Ninja Master's: Haō Ninpō Chō is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

24
21 24
Fatal Fury 3: Road to the Fina... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games

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24 28
The King of Fighters 2001 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Neo Geo Fighting Games