The Best Fighting Games of 2017 By Score On PS4, Xbox One, PC, And Switch
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Focusing on intense and riveting face-offs between rival players, fighting games are one of gaming's most celebrated and passionate genres. In addition to new updates for Street Fighter V and Killer Instinct, 2017 saw a number prolific releases from fan-favorite franchises including Tekken 7, Marvel VS Capcom: Infinite, and Injustice 2.
In this gallery, GameSpot is taking a look back at the best fighting games that were released in 2017. While some of these releases are a bit unorthodox in their approach and mechanics, the core experience of intense mano-a-mano action remains intact in each of these games. Here are GameSpot's best reviewed fighting games of 2017.
For more on the best games by score on other big genres, check out our individual features highlighting the best strategy games, best sports games, best action-adventure games, best shooters, and best RPGs. If you want to see our choices for the best games of 2017, check out our Game of the Year 2017 Top 10 List. And make sure to check out all our Best of 2017 features, detailing GameSpot's picks for 2017's best games.