40 Best Arcade Fighting games

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The best 40 Arcade Fighting games daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms for Android, PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, Switch, PC Windows, Mac OS, Linux and 3DS. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

The latest addition in this selection are SOULCALIBUR VI released the 18 October 2018 and ranked #2, Heavy Fire: Red Shadow released the 15 October 2018 and ranked #35, Koihime Enbu RyoRaiRai released the 12 July 2018 and ranked #26.

1# Tekken 7 - 2015

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Discover the epic conclusion of the long-time clan warfare between members of the Mishima family. Powered by Unreal Engine 4, the legendary fighting game franchise fights back with stunning story-driven cinematic battles and intense duels that can be enjoyed with friends and rivals.

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2# SOULCALIBUR VI - 2018

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Bring more than your fists to the fight! Featuring all-new battle mechanics and characters, SOULCALIBUR VI marks a new era of the historic franchise. Welcome back to the stage of history!

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3# The King of Fighters XIV - 2016

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THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV finally hits STEAM! KOF XIV is back with its classic 2D gameplay and "3-on-3 TEAM BATTLE" game system but evolved to 3D! 58 charismatic fighters are about to clash in this new chapter of KOF!

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4# Guilty Gear Xrd -REVELATOR- - 2015

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The game features four main modes: Network Mode, Practice Mode, Battle Mode and Story Mode. The Practice Mode features a regular training mode, a tutorial mode that teaches the basic controls, a mission mode that simulates battle situations, and a challenge mode that is focused on performing combos. The Battle Mode comprises the arcade mode, which unveils part of the game's story after the player defeats eight opponents; a versus mode, in which the player can have offline battles with a second player or against a CPU; and a special "M.O.M" mode. The last mode of Guilty Gear Xrd is the Story Mode, which is new in the current installment.

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5# Under Night In-Birth Exe: Latest - 2015

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Pick one of 20 unique characters and fight your way through the dangers of the “Hollow Night”, and claim your victory over those who would get in your way. Experience intuitive and tight 2D fighter controls, with a splash of devastating combos and unique fighting styles to keep your appetite for battle sated!

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6# Street Fighter V - 2016

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Experience the intensity of head-to-head battles with Street Fighter® V! Choose from 16 iconic characters, then battle against friends online or offline with a robust variety of match options.

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7# Killer Instinct - 2013

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Discover your Killer Instinct! Play the legendary fighting game with stunning 60FPS visuals, over-the-top action, a wild cast of combatants, rocking reactive music, and C-C-C-COMBO BREAKERS! Features: Includes all 26 characters from Seasons 1-3, including Shadow Jago, Rash from Battletoads, Arbiter from Halo and General RAAM from Gears of War 20 stages with intense stage destruction Explore the lore, characters and history of Killer Instinct with all-new behind-the-scenes videos, trailers and art All the music of Killer Instinct, including Killer Cuts Competitive online multiplayer matches with state-of-the-art fighting game netcode Test your skill online in Monthly Ranked Leagues Cinematic story modes Extensive Dojo tutorial teaches all the core mechanics for Killer Instinct Train an AI combatant and challenges your friends to asynchronous matches in Shadow Lab Xbox Live Features: Play Anywhere with online multiplayer Cross Play with Windows 10 and Cloud Save between Xbox One and Windows 10 Killer Instinct includes rich Xbox Live features like Achievements, Game DVR, Leaderboards and more

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8# Mortal Kombat X - 2015

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Discover the newest additions to Mortal Kombat such as the insect-like DVorah, fiery Cassie Cage, bloodthirsty Kotal Khan, and the mysterious Kung Jin. Play the game and unlock exclusive rewards for the console version of Mortal Kombat X, including ultra rare characters like Klassic Kitana and Injustice Scorpion.

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10# LUFTRAUSERS - 2014

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The skies will be set aflame and the seas will overflow with wreckage in Vlambeer’s stylish arcade shooter LUFTRAUSERS! Select from over 125 combinations of weapons, bodies, and propulsion systems and take to the skies to battle enemy fighter planes, battleships, submarines, and rival aces for glory, honor, and high scores.

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11# Marvel vs. Capcom 2 - 2018

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Some of Capcom's greatest video game heroes are pitted against Marvel's finest superheroes in the third entry of the Marvel vs. Capcom crossover series.

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12# BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma - 2012

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BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma, released in Japan as BlazBlue: Chronophantasma, is a 2D fighting game developed by Arc System Works. It is the third game of the Blazblue series, set after the events of BlazBlue: Continuum Shift. Besides normal rebalancing from Continuum Shift Extend, Chrono Phantasma features several revamped gameplay mechanics and introduces seven new characters to the roster. The character sprites have also been redrawn and several new songs were composed for the game. All previous musical themes were re-arranged. The storyline continues after events of Continuum Shift. A new mechanic called "Overdrive" has been added to the game, replacing the Gold Bursts from Continuum Shift.

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13# Pokken Tournament DX - 2017

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Pokkn Tournament (Japanese: , Hepburn: Pokken) is a fighting video game developed by Bandai Namco Studios and published by The Pokmon Company. The game combines gameplay elements from Bandai Namco's Tekken series with characters from Nintendo's Pokmon franchise. Pokkn Tournament is a fighting game in which two fighters battle against each other using various Pokmon, with gameplay shifting between "Field Phase" where the Pokmon move freely around the arena, and "Duel Phase" where they move relative to each other similar to the Tekken games. Unlike most arcade fighting games, which use a traditional joystick and buttons, the arcade version is played using console-style controllers, which are designed so that players who are not used to arcade sticks can get into the game more easily.

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14# Super Street Fighter IV - 2010

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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. Having been deemed as too large an update to be deployed as DLC, the game was made into a standalone title, but given a lower price than that of a full retail game. It was released on April 27, 2010 in North America, April 28, 2010 in Japan, and April 30, 2010 in Europe for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.

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15# Darkstalkers Resurrection - 2013

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Darkstalkers Resurrection updates to two games for the price of one - Night Warriors: Darkstalkers Revenge and Darkstalkers 3. These feature classic gameplay and unique characters as well as a host of new features, including a variety of HD visual modes, online play with 8-player lobbies, YouTube replay sharing, improved challenge modes, dynamic awards, and unlockable extras. Embrace the dark!

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16# Persona 4 Arena Ultimax - 2013

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Named IGN's Best Overall Fighting Game of 2012, and made an official selection of the Evolution Championship Series in 2013, Persona 4 Arena was a roaring success. A collaboration between developers ATLUS and Arc System Works found resonance among the existing Persona/ATLUS fanbase and the hardcore fighting game community.

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17# Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite - 2017

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Xbox One and Windows 10 owners can play this title online together. You cannot play this game with owners on other platforms. The epic clash between two storied universes returns with Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite, the next era of the highly revered action-fighting game series. Marvel and Capcom universes collide like never before as iconic characters team up for action-packed player-versus-player combat. Ultron Sigma has begun the systematic eradication of all biological life. Against all odds, heroes arise from the rubble, form new alliances and stand together against the ultimate threat, their only hope laying with the all-powerful Infinity Stones.

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18# Dead or Alive 5 Last Round - 2015

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Dead or Alive 5 Last Round is a 2015 fighting game developed by Team Ninja and published by Koei Tecmo for the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows, and Arcade. It is the third updated version of 2012's Dead or Alive 5, following 2013's Dead or Alive 5 Plus and Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate. Unlike the original Dead or Alive 5, the game can be updated through a downloadable patch for arcade and those who owns the console (particularly PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360) versions Ultimate update. Dead or Alive 5 Last Round features all the content from Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate, adding new costumes and customizable hairstyles for outside PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions, as well as two new characters and two new stages for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

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19# Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds - 2011

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After a decade of waiting, the biggest names from the Marvel Universe will clash head on with the combined might of Capcom’s best known and most feared roster of gaming characters. Powered by the mighty MT Framework engine, Marvel vs Capcom 3 will deliver the best ever match up of legendary fighters and no holds barred fighting action.

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20# PPKP - 2017

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Replenish your strength and boost your combo powers while gaining needed experience to level up. Don't worry about losing some fights; the restaurant is always open to satisfy your appetite.

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21# Tekken Tag Tournament 2 - 2011

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Like the original Tekken Tag Tournament (1999), the game includes almost every character from past Tekken games, giving it the largest playable roster in a Tekken game to date. The new game engine of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 allows up to four characters to appear on the screen at the same time The gameplay expands on the tag mechanics featured in the first Tekken Tag, allowing for extended tag combos and combined moves. The game features various modes, allowing players to choose between Tag Team (2 vs 2), Single (1 vs 1), or Handicap Matches ( 2 vs 1 or 1 vs 2), options for four players to play in a single match, and various online modes.

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23# Arcana Heart - 2014

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In Arcana Heart 3, chaos is erupting in Japan. Planar rifts are appearing in various locations around the country and it is suspected that the Drexler Institute, a player in the Great War many years ago and creator of the Divine Celestial Weapon, is involved. There is a rumor circulating that if one gets their hands on a celestial stone from a rift, their wishes will be granted. Their power draws many young women to search for them, either to seal them away or in hopes that the rumors are true. Each has their own reasons for the hunt, and they won't allow anyone stand in their way, enemy…or friend alike.

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24# Yatagarasu: Attack on Cataclysm - 2015

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Yatagarasu Attack on Cataclysm is an original, traditional-style 2D fighting game with 11 playable characters and which focuses on delivering solid game play and high quality production values.

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25# Combo Crew - 2013

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To add to the fun, legendary video game characters have joined the crew and are ready for the fight: Ryu, Chun Li, Ken and Blanka from Street Fighter 2, Joe from Viewtiful Joe and Lester Knight from Out of this World (a. k. a Another world). To add to the fun, legendary video game characters have joined the crew and are ready for the fight: Ryu, Chun Li, Ken and Blanka from Street Fighter 2, Joe from Viewtiful Joe and Lester from Another world.

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