If you remember our 10 Most Famous Video Game Characters Of All Time article, you can see 2 arcade fighting game character there. Arcade fighting games have been popular for years. Even they get old, they still remain popular. That’s because arcade fighting is one of the fastest way to start having fun. No need to watch long intro movies, no need to solve a puzzle to start having fun. All you have to do is chose your fighter and opponent and hit as much as you can. Also fighting style is in your control. You can try to act faster than your rival or you can use your guarding abilities to exhaust your enemy. Here is our top ten. Check out 10 Most Famous Arcade Fighting Games of all time.
10 – Virtua Fighter Series
A rare fighting game example from sega. The basic gameplay involves two combatants needing to win two of three rounds, with each round being 30 seconds long or more. If a character is knocked out (or falls out) of the ring, the opponent wins the round. First Virtua Fighter game released in 1993.
09 – Samurai Shodown Series
Samurai Shodown is a 1993 competitive fighting game produced by SNK for their Neo Geo arcade and home platform. This is also the most popular samurai game. You can use swords as weapons a lot in Samurai Shodown.
08 – Marvel vs. Capcom
Most famous fantasy world characters in the same game. Spiderman,X-Men,Ryu,Ken and more fighting like no tomorrow. It was impossible to fail with this famous characters.
07 – Super Smash Bros.
Rare nintento fighting game example. Our super star character Mario doesn’t have muscles. He isn’t tall at all. But you can see he can still kick ass…
06 – Soul Calibur Series
SoulCalibur is a weapons-based 3D fighting game developed by Project Soul and produced by Namco. You can also throw your opponent out of ring to win the match. So better watch your step when you are moving backwards.
05 – King OF Fighters Series
One of the fastest arcade fighting game. For the first time, King of Fighters game allowed players to make group fights. You can chose 3 different fighters and fight till last one dies. May be that’s why this game got famous.
04 – Tekken Series
Tekken is the most successful fighting game with 3D graphics. In my opinion, playing experience isn’t as good as graphics but still not bad. Our fighters aren’t that flexible and fast like 2d fighting games. But I can play tekken even to just to see ‘’Nina’’.
03 – Capcom vs. SNK
King Of Fighters meets Street Fighters. Capcom vs. SNK series is a collection of video games by either Capcom or SNK featuring characters that appear in games created by both companies.
02 – Mortal Kombat Series
The most bloodiest fighting game ever. You can finish your opponent with various bloody killing methods at the end. This is called ‘’Fatality’’. Fatalities are the best part of this game. But you should memorize a lot of complicated combos which needs tenacious memory.
01 – Street Fighter Series
Most famous fighthing game without doubt. Street Fighter games got famous with 2D experience but in last years Capcom released 3D version for various platforms like PC,PS,Xbox. Still you can find 2D version and feel classic experience.