There is no doubt that fighting games are one of the most popular genres of computer games, with best-selling fantasy games like Mortal Kombat and Tekken. Today, we have compiled a list of the best fighting games that will keep you playing for hours and hours.
A cult classic and a favorite since its days in the arcade, Killer Instinct are still loved by many. When the first edition of this game was released fans were skeptical about the game in general. But the thing that differentiates Killer Instinct from others is its gameplay, intriguing fights, and exaggerated style that doesn’t make you stiff or boring.
Released back in March 1997, Tekken 3 is the 3rd installment in the Tekken series. Being one of the most popular and exhilarating arcade games of its time, it is now also available for the Android version.
Injustice 2 is a really good fighting game with an impressive storyline. Based upon the DC universe, it offers fast and satisfying combat along with the most ambitious single-player campaigns that will keep you going for hours. Moreover, it has plenty of twists, challenges, and rewards that allows players to build and power up their favorite DC characters.
Dragon Ball FighterZ is a highly anticipated and loved game that has quickly become a hit within the gaming community. It’s a blisteringly fast game having a beautiful design, intense combat, and rush-down tactics that can surely make anyone pleased. Moreover, it favors aggression and has assessable control that is the icing on the cake.
Having robust tactical battles, impressive combos, and insane damage, Tekken 7 is still the best 3D fighting game out there. It is a combination of complex mechanics and high-drama visuals that makes Tekken 7 the most competitive and impressive hand-to-hand combat on the planet.
Although the Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition has the core fighting system right from the start, it did not have a great launch. However, with time the game finally achieves the potential, and now it is among the best fighting games of the current age. Moreover, the best part of this game is it has a cross-play with PS 4 that allows you to compete against everyone else who is playing online.
Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom is a crossover fighting game that features characters from both comic book series published by Marvel Comics and Capcom’s video games. If we talk about its gameplay, it’s a 3v3 battle, with one character on screen at a time until they call in their partners or help. However, the best part about this game is its rich tags and destructive combos. It can make it sometimes difficult for a layman to follow the action- but it is what makes this game unique. Moreover, its precision-based inputs and a wide variety of characters make it secretly one of the biggest crossover games ever produced.