[Top 10] Best Fighting Games For Xbox (Ranked Fun To Most Fun)

Samurai battling for the upper hand.

Every gamer loves a tough competition every now and then. That’s especially true for fighting games where the tension can get very heated. Whether you have an Xbox One or Xbox Series X/S, you have to try these great fighting games at least once.

10. The King of Fighters XV (Playstation 4, Playstation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PC)

After the events of the previous entry, the story of King of Fighters XV revolves around two fighters with multidimensional superpowers and the mysterious resurrection of dead fighters from past tournaments. Select three characters at the beginning of each match to fight on your team. Newcomers to the series and fighting games will be thrilled with the Rush feature. This feature is a single button that allows you to perform special moves and combos easier than without it. Those who enjoy pulling off parries will enjoy Shatter Strike - a parrying system intended for defense but can be used offensively.

9. Street Fighter 30th Anniversary (Playstation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC)

This collection of classic Street Fighter games is perfect for long-time fans or for newcomers of the franchise. Twelve versions of the arcade games are waiting and ready at the press of a button. Start off playing the original Street Fighter released in the 1980s then make your way to Street Fighter lll: 3rd Strike. Gamers playing on the Nintendo Switch will enjoy the exclusive, thirteenth game of Street Fighter ll: The Tournament Battle

8. Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 (Playstation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC)

The story follows the battles of Naruto and Sasuke during the Fourth Great Ninja War in this final installment of the Ultimate Ninja Storm series. Play through both of their stories to see the long-awaited end of the Naruto saga. Switch between up to three characters and summon them for assists during epic fights. Conjure up your chakra to unleash powerful jutsus and activate powerful techniques and forms. Damage your opponent’s health down to a certain amount then end the fight with a devastating special technique.

7. EA Sports UFC 4 (Playstation 4, Xbox One)

EA UFC 4 Trailer 

Have you ever dreamed of fighting in MMA tournaments but you know you’re too squishy to do so? UFC 4 gives you the most similar experience possible without risking your real life punches coming across your face. Jump into the octagon with over 200 different fighters to play as. Create your own custom fighter in career mode to jab and uppercut your way to becoming the champion. The controls have been improved and revamped to allow the game to be more accessible.

6. Tekken 7 (Playstation 4, Xbox One, PC)

Tekken 7 Trailer 

The war between Mishima Zaibatsu and the G Corporation continues as viciously as it was in Tekken 6. The story of Tekken 7 is told through the lens of an investigative reporter with a vendetta against both organizations. With a massive roster of 54 characters, Tekken 7 is the ultimate showdown between all archetypes of fighters. This entry introduces new, powerful moves known as rage art and power crush. Once your health has been depleted low enough, the rage within will hit its boiling point and allow you to unleash a powerful super move.

5. Soul Calibur Vl (Playstation 4, Xbox One, PC)

Taking place between Soulcalibur 2 and 3, this sixth installment has two plots that a player can follow: Soul Chronicle, the main plot that concerns the immediate threat to the world of Nightmare, and Libra of Soul, which takes place after the Evil Seed incident of 1583. The 3D fighting gameplay revolves around each combatant wielding at least two weapons. Familiar features from older entries return in this reboot with new features such as Reversal Edge, which offers most defensive options for players

4. WWE 2K22 (Playstation 4, Playstation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC)

WWE 2K wrestling returns after a brief hiatus from its poorly rated 2019 release of WWE 2K20. With the promise of better quality for the next entry, 2K Sports has delivered just that with WWE 2K22. The control scheme, mechanics and story mode have all been redesigned. Now under the name of MyRise, start the career mode as a customized upcoming superstar in the WWE. Make bonds with fellow wrestlers, become enemies to others and discover the various branches of subplots based on your choices.

3. Mortal Kombat 11 (Playstation 4, Playstation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC, Nintendo Switch, Stadia)

Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate Trailer 

The ancient Mortal Kombat fighting tournament must go on but not until Earthrealm’s timeline is fixed again. In an act of anger, Raiden chops off Shinnok’s head and this seriously upsets the wrong people. Now, manipulation of the timeline is threatening to completely destroy Earth and the heroes of Mortal Kombat X must unite once again.
Fatalities, brutalities, quitalities and a bunch of other gameplay mechanics, old and new, make their way into this well-polished entry of Mortal Kombat. X-ray moves are a thing of the past with Fatal Blows, a powerful super move that can only be used when at 30% or below health. Create custom player variations that fit your playstyle for each character by choosing the abilities, weapons and outfits.  

2. Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite (Playstation 4, Xbox One, PC)

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Launch Trailer

Marvel’s greatest heroes and villains face off against the best fighters that Capcom has to offer. Thanos brawling with Dante, Captain America taking heavy pressure from Chun Li and much more. For the first time in the series, the character assists and three-on-three fights are no more. Instead, they’ve been replaced with a tag-out combo system and two-on-two fights. Another new mechanic is the addition of the Infinity Stones. Harness any of the stones of your choosing and become supercharged with increased powers and special abilities.



Currently one of the most played games on Xbox and Steam, NARAKA: BLADEPOINT is an action battle royale set in a fantasy world based on Asian mythology. Spawn on Morus Island as one of the nine playable heroes and search for weapons, armor, potions, etc. Choose your hero as each hero has a different set of skills and stats. Coordinate with your team of three to attack other teams in intense, magical close combat until you are the last ones standing.


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