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The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam 

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Updated March 13, 2020 2.6k votes 506 voters 15.3k views 39 items

List Rules Vote up the most bad-ass fighting game on this list.

From the arcade cabinet to your home TV, fighting games have been around since the earliest days of video games and are still going strong to this day--with good reason. With that said, what are the best PC fighting games on Steam? It can be tough finding good PC fighting games, as the genre is usually reserved for console players. For that reason, we've ranked the 20+ best PC fighting games on Steam, from new titles like Injustice 2 to classics like Skullgirls.

If you're looking for a Smash Brothers clone for PC on Steam, check out Brawlhalla or Rivals of Aether. Neither are as good as the game they pay tribute to, but are definitely tons of fun. There are some good anime fighting games on Steam as well, including Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 and One Piece Pirate Warriors 3.

Their premise of easy to play hard to master gameplay has stood the test of time like no other genre, typically featuring just two fighters on a two-dimensional map destined to knock the teeth out of each other. But between elaborate combos that require expert precision and memorization, flashy super moves that encourage newcomers to join the fun and an overall sense of over-the-top competition that no other genre has, it's no surprise that fighters are here to stay.

Vote up the best Steam fighting games below that you've played, or simply use this page as a recommendation guide for finding PC fighting games that are worth buying.

Updated 1/27/18 - Dragon Ball FighterZ is finally here, but how does it stack up against the other games on the list?

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Tekken 7 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2014 (Namco Bandai Games)

Genres (Video game): Beat 'em up, Fighting game

Tekken 7 is a 2015 fighting game developed and published by Bandai Namco Games. It is the ninth installment in the Tekken fighting game series. The game is the first in the series to make use of ...more
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Dragon Ball FighterZ is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2018 (Arc System Works)
Dragon Ball FighterZ is a 2018 2.5D fighting game developed by Arc System Works and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows, based on the ...more

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Mortal Kombat X is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2015 (NetherRealm Studios)

Genres (Video game): Fighting game

Mortal Kombat X is a fighting game developed by NetherRealm Studios. It is the tenth main installment in the Mortal Kombat video game series and was released on April 14, 2015 for PlayStation 4, ...more

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Injustice 2 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Injustice 2 is a 2017 fighting video game developed by NetherRealm Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. The storyline centers around Batman and his insurgency's ...more

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Skullgirls is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Skullgirls is a 2D fighting game independently developed by Reverge Labs and co-published by Autumn Games and Konami. The game was released through the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arcade ...more
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Street Fighter V is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Street Fighter V is a fighting video game developed by Capcom and Dimps. The game was released in February 2016 for the PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Windows; a Linux version was announced for ...more
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Injustice: Gods Among Us... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam

Genres (Video game): Fighting game

Injustice: Gods Among Us is a fighting video game based upon the fictional universe of DC Comics. The game was developed by NetherRealm Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive ...more

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Super Street Fighter IV ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2010 (Dimps)

Genres (Video game): Fighting game

Super Street Fighter IV is a 2010 fighting game produced by Capcom. It is an updated version of Street Fighter IV and has been said to mark the definitive end of the Street Fighter IV series. ...more
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Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2011 (High Voltage Software)

Genres (Video game): Action game, Fighting game

Mortal Kombat is the ninth main installment in the Mortal Kombat series of fighting games. It is a reboot of the franchise and was developed by NetherRealm Studios and published exclusively by ...more

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Killer Instinct is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Killer Instinct
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The King of Fighters XIV... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
The King of Fighters XIV is a fighting game in The King of Fighters (KOF) video game series developed and published in Japan by SNK. It was developed for the PlayStation 4 and released in August ...more
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Ultimate Marvel vs. Capc... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2011 (Capcom)

Genres (Video game): Fighting game

Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 is a crossover fighting game developed by Capcom. It is an updated version of Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds. After the events of the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake ...more
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BlazBlue: Central Fictio... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2016 (Arc System Works)

Genres (Video game): Fighting

BlazBlue: Central Fiction, released in Japan as BlazBlue: Centralfiction (ブレイブルー セントラルフィクション BureiBurū: Sentorarufikushon) is a 2-D fighting video game developed by Arc System Works. It is the ...more
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Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 is a fighting role-playing video game developed by Dimps and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment based on the Dragon Ball franchise, and a sequel to the 2015 game ...more

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Marvel vs. Capcom: Infin... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite is a fighting video game developed and published by Capcom. It is the sixth main entry in the Marvel vs. Capcom series of crossover games. Like previous installments, ...more

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BlazBlue: Chronophantasm... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
BlazBlue: Chronophantasma is a 2-D fighting game developed by Arc System Works. It is the third game of the Blazblue series, set after the events of BlazBlue: Continuum Shift. The game was ...more
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Street Fighter X Tekken ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2012 (Dimps)

Genres (Video game): Action game, Fighting game

Street Fighter X Tekken is a crossover fighting game developed by Capcom and released in March 2012 for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, in May for the PC and in October for the PlayStation Vita. ...more
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Dead or Alive 5 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2012 (Sega AM2)

Genres (Video game): Fighting game

Dead or Alive 5 is a fighting game in the Dead or Alive series, developed by Team Ninja in partership with Sega AM2 and released by Koei Tecmo simultaneously for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 ...more
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Naruto Shippuden: Ultima... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2013 (CyberConnect2)

Genres (Video game): Fighting game

Naruto Shippūden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3, known in Japan as Naruto Shippūden: Narutimate Storm 3 is a fighting game developed by CyberConnect2 as part of the Naruto: Ultimate Ninja video game ...more
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Dead or Alive 6 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2019 (Team Ninja)
Dead or Alive 6 is a fighting game developed by Team Ninja and published by Koei Tecmo. It is the nineteenth game in the Dead or Alive series and a sequel to Dead or Alive 5. Running on a new ...more

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Granblue Fantasy Versus ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2020 (Arc System Works)

Genres (Video game): Fighting, role-playing game

Granblue Fantasy Versus is a 2.5D fighting game developed by Arc System Works for the PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Windows. Granblue Fantasy Versus is mainly a fighting game where the goal is to ...more
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One-Punch Man: A Hero No... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2020 (Spike Chunsoft)

Genres (Video game): Fighting

One-Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows is an upcoming fighting video game developed by Spike Chunsoft and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment. Based on the manga series One-Punch Man, it will be ...more
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Jump Force is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2019 (Spike Chunsoft)
Jump Force is a fighting game developed by Spike Chunsoft and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment featuring characters from various manga series featured in the Weekly Shōnen Jump anthology ...more
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My Hero One's Justice is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
My Hero One's Justice is a 2018 action fighting game developed by Byking and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch. The popular Weekly ...more
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Mortal Kombat 11 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 20+ Best PC Fighting Games on Steam
Released: 2019 (NetherRealm Studios)

Genres (Video game): Fighting

Mortal Kombat 11 (MK11) is a fighting video game developed by NetherRealm Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. Running on a heavily modified version of Unreal Engine ...more

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