Fighting genre in video games is very old. Some may even call fighting games as one of the indicators of changing times. Long-running series such as Mortal Kombat, Street Fighter or Tekken lived through many generations of consoles and were played by numerous gaming fans. Nowadays fighting genre has a huge variety of games to choose from so the selection process may be tricky. Here are the 5 most awesome suggestions you can pick up in our store.
If you’ve never tried Soulcalibur series you have been missing out. The visually stunning weapon-based fighting game provides with gameplay feel like no other title on our list. An awesome roster of characters, each with its own unique twist promises a ton of fun in front of the screen. Additionally, Soulcalibur VI has an implemented Creation Mode which lets you to create your own personal character with preferred fighting style, traits and even looks.
Dragon Ball FighterZ
For years Dragon Ball fans were asking for a truly immersive fighting game based on the legendary anime. In 2018 their voices were heard as Arc System Works delivered Dragon Ball FighterZ. The amazing roster of well-known characters, interesting story and awesome visuals will please any fan of Dragon Ball. Furthermore, characters of the game were voiced by the same voice actors as in the anime, so the game is truly immersive. Also, did you know that this game won the best fighting game award this year?
A sequel to the critically acclaimed Injustice game was released in 2017 and quickly became one of the favourites among the fighting game genre fans. Similarly to its predecessor Injustice 2 brings awesome superhero fights to the player allowing to choose from a huge roster of characters in DC Universe. Injustice 2 boasts spectacular visual effects and an exclusive upgrade system allowing to personalise every character of the game. A worthy addition to any fighting game collection, don’t you think?
Mortal Kombat X
You have known that this one is coming even before beginning to read this list. Mortal Kombat is a legendary fighting game series known for its iconic gameplay and brutal finishing moves. 10th game in the series is a true masterpiece pitching our favourite heroes against one another in unprecedented violent combat. Every character in the game has three combat variations designed to give a unique feel to the player playing each version of the same character. It is worth mentioning that game developer NetherRealm Studios recently announced Mortal Kombat 11, so it’s a perfect time to refresh your memory of the game’s story.
If you’re not into fantasy, 2K Games has you covered with the return of WWE in 2K19 edition. Upgraded visuals and gameplay is only a small detail in the list of additions which WWE 2K19 has brought to the series. Additionally, you’ll be able to try out the new game mode called 2K Towers Challenge, play through a story of Daniel Bryan in the Journey Mode or just beat the crap out of your friends with one out of 200+ legendary WWE Superstars.
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