Fighting games remain constant over the time since all you needed was a quarter and a dream so that you would be able to kick anyone’s butt at your local arcade gameplay fights.
This generation has expanded a lot in the past few years and is encapsulated in 2D, 3D, Anime, Arena, Versus, & many more.
Since we all are well aware of today’s gaming climate, the passionate communities and competitive players make it easier for open-world games to maintain its relevance long after release. This often leads to gamers fatigue.
You can also grind one game for so long before you find yourself bored and craving for better gameplay experience.
Some of the highlighted BEST FIGHTING GAMES THAT ARE WORTH CHECKING OUT IN 2021, and the exciting upcoming releases too.
Make sure to check the updating list for further best gameplay experience.
LIST of Best Fighting GAMES
- Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition
- Tekken 7
- Override: Mech City Brawl
- Dragon Ball FighterZ
- Mortal Kombat 11
- Soul calibur VI
- Injustice 2
- The King of Fighters XIV
Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition
One of the most amazing game ever launched had a lot of issues reported by the players i.e poor server performance at launch. To fix these issues, Capcom has taken the responsibility to improve the game’s offerings with the free update for the majority of the issues.
The game includes the arcade edition with 305+charcters, previously offered by DLC for the single-player story mode. Street Fighter V is one of the most visually-impressive fighting games and with some new V-Guage systems which is build to take damage and help to breathe new life into matured combat series.
Tekken 7 – Greatest Fighting game of all time
For one of the most demanding game series as “Tekken”, Tekken 7 is delivering advanced high ended graphics to both casual and competitive players. Rage Arts and Power Crush are two unreal engines for the new combat mechanics.
Rage arts is for the players to sacrifice their attack power and exchange boost once their health is low and Power Crush let them continue to attack after being hit by the opponent. And if we see the story continuation of Tekken 6, this even precedes Heihachi and Kazuya’s final battle round.
Override: Mech City Brawl
Nothing could be more thrilling and exciting than piloting a giant mechanical bot as you run out with other players. This 3D arena fighter game Override: Mech City Brawl has 12 unique characters that can be transformed with accessories of variety of skins and fought on different real-world locations like EGYPT, Mexico, Tokyo and San Francisco.
This game supports local and online multiplayer platforms including players to control one of the giant mechanics. This combat is slightly slower and typical than other arena fighting games where you have to memorize the combos but you’ll still find the game more competent.
This is 3V3 battle royal challenge game that allows you to create different teams. Skullgirls is a fast 2D fighting game that is inspired by classic Marvel vs Capcom. This is a unique six-button play with exciting movable attacks.
the second encore edition of this includes five new skins and charcters with a different story mode and survival mode along with the new challenges.
Dragon Ball FighterZ
Developed by the Arc System Works, Dragon Ball Universe is a fanatic fighting royal game worth of giving an anime’s namesake. The developer of this game has a unique reputation to control great features among visual graphics.
The combos are dramatic as you expected from the anime series and also the rendering quality is 3D. The 2D textures give them a distinct look to evaluate from any other standard fighting games. This also has a 3V3 battles.
Mortal Kombat 11 – Best Fighting Game 2021
One of the best among all the entries in the series, Mortal Kombat 11 isn’t just a great fighting game, it is the best. 25+ characters including many of them which are from the starting of the series. However, there are new faces connected to the games with a new story mode.
There are now Fatal Blows and krushing Blows which are similar to X-ray moves in MKX. Krushing blows are a more cinematics version of special moves which will be triggered on certain conditions.
This game comes with new characters and a new act of moves – Reversal Edge and Lethal Hit. These moves are performed after time slows to imply fighter’s powerful abilities and that makes the game more cinematic than any other game. The Soulcalibur VI comes up with the great story content as compared to Soulcalibur V.
The story mode includes – Libra of soul which provides custom fighter on RPG adventure and Soul chronicle. Refocusing the attention of game aspects that make Soul Calibur provide great entry point without compromising any challenge.
Developed by NetherRealm Studios and portrays the DC universe seems to a fighting game. Injustice 2 has a lot of ideas regarding number of tweaks. The game focuses on the story of Batman and attempt to restore the collapse of superman’s evil regime. This sequel marks the series of customized characteristic appearances and equipped different pieces.
The King of Fighters XIV
Veteran developers have done their best job in this game. KOF XIV stands out in the top main series to be rendered in 3D graphics. It includes 50 characters. The game was created when SNK was planning to return to their fighting roots. It provides a new gameplay experience that will be accessible to both new and old players of the game.
This game also includes a new Rush Mechanic that allows every player to perform new combos and light punch continuously. the control of this game is more compact and feel much stronger than any previous game in the series.