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The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games  

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When it comes to good beat 'em up games for Xbox One, there is a pretty good amount of variety. For that reason, we're ranking the best Xbox One beat 'em up games, with the help of your votes. 

One of the newer Xbox One games that has you smashing faces is Coffee Crisis. Released in 2018, this is a modern side scroller from an indie developer is both satisfying and fun to play. If you never played Raging Justice, it's a must-play beat 'em up game for any Xbox One owner. Other options include 99Vidas, OK K.O.! Let's Play Heroes, and Wulverblade.

Not every beat 'em up game on this list is a Xbox One original - take Castle Crashers Remastered for example, which came out in 2008. However, all these beat 'em up games are currently available on the Xbox Marketplace, regardless of release date. Vote up your favorite beat 'em up game for Xbox One, or simply use this list as a recommendation guide if you're looking for more titles to play.

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Castle Crashers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
2008
Castle Crashers is a 2D beat 'em up video game independently developed by The Behemoth and published by Microsoft Game Studios. It features music created by members of Newgrounds. The Xbox 360 ...more
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Guacamelee! is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
2013
Guacamelee! is a 2013 action platforming video game developed and published by DrinkBox Studios. The game was originally released for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita in April 2013, and was ...more
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Double Dragon Neon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
Double Dragon Neon 2012
Double Dragon Neon is a 2012 video game in the Double Dragon series of beat 'em up games. It was developed by WayForward Technologies and published by Majesco Entertainment, and it is the reboot ...more
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Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara 2013
Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara is a 2013 video game compilation by Capcom released as a digital download for the Wii U, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Microsoft Windows (via Steam). ...more
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Raging Justice is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
Raging Justice 2018
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Phantom Breaker: Battle Ground... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds Overdrive 2015
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99Vidas is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
2016
99Vidas (Portuguese for "99 Lives") is a retro-styled side-scrolling beat 'em up video game developed and published by QuByte Interactive. It was first released for Microsoft Windows, ...more
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Foul Play is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
Foul Play 2013
Foul Play is a 2013 adventure-video game developed by Devolver Digital. It follows the daemon-hunter Baron Dashforth.
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Wulverblade is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
Wulverblade 2018
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Bloody Zombies is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
Bloody Zombies 2017
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Shank 2 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
Shank 2 2012
Shank 2 is a sequel to a 2D side-scrolling action beat 'em up video game Shank by Klei Entertainment and published by Electronic Arts. It was announced on September 27, 2011 and released on ...more
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Deadpool is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
Jun 25 2013
Deadpool is an action beat 'em up video game based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. The game was developed by High Moon Studios and published by Activision, and was released for ...more
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Coffee Crisis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
Coffee Crisis 2018
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Dungeon Punks is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
Dungeon Punks 2016
15
ZHEROS is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
ZHEROS 2016
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Way of the Passive Fist is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
2018
Way of the Passive Fist is a fighting video game developed and published by Household Games Inc. for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Steam. Way of the Passive Fist is a unique and colorful arcade ...more
17
Transformers: Devastation is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
2015
Transformers: Devastation is an action hack and slash video game based on the Transformers franchise developed by PlatinumGames and published by Activision. It was released on Microsoft Windows, ...more
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Aztez is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
2017
Aztez is a side-scrolling brawler, turn-based strategy video game by Team Colorblind. The player fights through areas within the Aztec empire prior to the Spanish invasion. Team Colorblind, a ...more
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Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn 2018
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BUCK is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
BUCK 2017
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OK K.O.! Let's Play Heroes is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
2018
OK K.O.! Let's Play Heroes is an action-adventure beat 'em up video game developed by Capybara Games and published by Cartoon Network Games. It is based on the show OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes and ...more
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Zombie Vikings is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
Zombie Vikings 2017
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Deadbeat Heroes is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Xbox One Beat Em Up Games
Deadbeat Heroes 2017