Super Smash Bros. Melee
Nintendo's anarchic tribute to itself stands quite strong as one of the most engaging multiplayer games available for any console platform.
WWE SmackDown! vs. Raw 2006
WWE wrestling action returns in WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW 2006.
WWF SmackDown! 2: Know Your Role
While it isn't that much different from the last SmackDown!, SmackDown! 2 makes enough incremental changes and upgrades to be significant in its own right.
Dead or Alive 4
The fourth installment of the Dead or Alive franchise finds its way onto the next generations of consoles with Dead or Alive 4 for the Xbox 360. The story continues ...
The King of Fighters 2001
Spend some time with it and you'll eventually realize that it's one of the deepest, most technical 2D fighting games ever made.
Fire Pro Wrestling (2001)
It shines as an enjoyable, solid wrestling game that will provide hours upon hours of entertainment to fans of the genre.
The little things that debut in SmackDown, such as a never-ending season mode and inklings of a plot, really make the game feel fresh and new.
Def Jam: Fight for NY
If you like wrestling games, fighting games, or even just the world of hip-hop, Def Jam: Fight for NY is a game well worth owning.
WWF War Zone
While WWF War Zone plays similarly to its predecessors, it presents a package that is completely unmatched in both gameplay and in atmosphere.
The King of Fighters '98: The Slugfest
Widely considered the best game in the illustrious King of Fighters series, '98 features a huge cast of characters and finely tuned 2D fighting action.
Fighters Megamix is the only fighting game a Saturn owner needs.
Ultimate Fighting Championship: Tapout
On its own merits, UFC: Tapout is an excellent, original fighting game that's especially fun for two players.
A game that carries the level of polish, playability, and fun that Tech Romancer does deserves to see a handful of sequels, each building on the mythos established here.
King of Colosseum II
If you have the means to import and play Japanese games, and you're a fan of wrestling, King of Colosseum II belongs in your collection.
The fourth entry in the classic weapons-based fighting series comes to PS3.
The King of Fighters XIII
The King of Fighters XIII returns with over 30 fighters, a number of stages, more than a half-dozen play modes, and a refined fighting engine.
On its own terms, Soul Calibur II is by all means a great fighting game, and Namco has done a fine job of making each respective console version equally enticing.
The next installment in Namco's popular 3D fighting series is coming to the 360 and PS3 in Fall 2009.
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds
The crossover fighting franchise is back after a decade in the doldrums.
Street Fighter X Tekken
Fighting universes collide in this Street Fighter/Tekken crossover.
Dissidia: Final Fantasy
Reunite with a cast of familiar characters and enter a realm torn between two deities, Cosmos and Chaos.
Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown
Virtua Fight 5 Final Showdown will contain a full overhaul of Virtua Fighter 5's mechanics, balance and animations.