Why does one really love gaming? For the adrenalin rush it gives, the challenges, the action, the moves, and the required skills, the characters, the graphics, the storyline and what not! Well, Fighting Games is the Gaming Genre which provides all this in a single game.
Fighting Game is a genre of Games where two Players/Characters battle against each other where your opponent can be a real player or the Games AI. These games usually feature a bare-handed fight like Martial Arts, Boxing, Karate, Etc. But nowadays, as everything is evolving, Best fighting games are now introducing new weapons like sword, ax, and even guns.
The characters in the game usually come with some special moves which can be activated by the rapid pressing of controller buttons or joysticks in a specific sequence. Usually, these games have a Side-View Gameplay but new games are coming up with new viewpoints.
These games are filled with thrill and action which boosts the adrenaline in Players. This also brings a competitive feeling amongst players and gives them a chance to fight with real players. And to be efficient in such games, players need to practice Skill moves Sequence, Combos, blocking, etc.
Well, if you love such games then I got you a list of 10 Best Fighting Games for PS4 in 2020!
Being a Fighting Game’s Guru and a Fan myself, I have picked all the games on the list which are the best in the current scenario and I’m sure you’re gonna love it! So let’s get started!
1. Mortal Kombat 11
The game which every gamer loves, the game which has constantly set new bars for almost 20 years now, the breathtaking Fatalities, the action it delivers and the blood it sheds more than any game needs. The Mortal Kombat 11 is a must-own game for gamers as it is the best Mortal Kombat game on console yet as it delivers Flawless Graphics, Excellent Fighting Mechanics and the Characters like Scorpion, Sub-Zero and more which everyone loves. The game is currently priced at $29.16.
The game continues the Mortal Kombat legacy with a bad-ass storyline of approx 6 hours which is filled with action and Thrill. The voice dialogues are played extremely and the overall gameplay is just awesome. If you don’t own this game yet, then its highly recommended to get a copy now!
2. Tekken 7
Tekken 7, another classic game which we’re playing since our childhood. The game with a crazy storyline, flawless graphics, and some Jaw-Dropping Action. The game has been made easier for new players to learn and play. The game characters are almost the same as its previous versions, Paul, Eddy, etc. The fighting mechanics are far better than their older versions. The game is made much easier for new players to pick up as the long combos aren’t as deadly as they were.
Tekken 7 is currently priced at 20$ on amazon. It is also a must-buy for players who live fighting game as the characters fight without any weapons and use their special skills, powers and move to finish the enemies. There are multiple modes to go through. DO give this one a try.
3. Dragon Ball FighterZ
Dragon Ball Z or what the fans love to call, The DBZ has been one of the most-watched anime for years with a great storyline, a jar full of action and thrill and the impact which the characters made on viewers. If you haven’t watched Dragon Ball Z yet, then I’m sure you have at least heard of Goku Or Vegeta at some point.
What if, you get a chance to be one of your favorite characters from DBZ and fight against others? Well, the game makes all your dreams in reality as you can choose amongst your favorite DBZ characters and fight with other players or game AI.
The graphics are in 2D but when you boot the game for the first time, you’ll be surprised with the stunning graphics it delivers. All the fights feel super realistic and as we saw on TV, but with much higher graphic animations.
If you’re a DBZ fan, then don’t even think twice before buying this one!
4. Gundam Versus
Love Futuristic robot action? This one’s for you! The game is mainly based on a Sci-fi series named ‘Gundam Versus’ which is nearly 20 years old. The game delivers some high Graphics Gameplay with a TPP (Third Person Perspective) Gameplay were players in teams of two or three fight against each other. There’s a lot to dodge from, lasers, missiles, guns and over 94 different Gundams which span over 17 different Gundam series where each Gundam has their own customizations.
The game has to offer a lot of action, thrill and also a lot of flying missiles around. The game is a must-own for players who seek a Sci-Fi Fighting game to play with your friends.
5. For Honor
This game is set in the Fantasy Medieval world which has some high intense action and realistic fights to offer. For Honor has some high-level graphics with realistic gameplay which makes the fights feel real. Players can pick characters from three categories, Vikings, Samurai & knights with multiple characters to choose from in each category as all the characters have different weapons, stamina, resistance, skills, and damage.
The game has to offer some Sweat-Dripping fights where they have to carefully strategize each movement and anticipate their opponent’s move to be the winning one! The game has 6 Game modes with One-v-One Duel battel is the best to go through once. The game has an intense storyline where players can practice their movements and learn about each character as each character has a different skill set, Movement, and Weapons.
6. EA Sports UFC 3
I’m sure you must’ve seen a real UFC game (Ultimate Fighting Championship) once in your lifetime. Well, EA Sport’s UFC 3 is a real-life game where players can choose among real UFC players and fight against other players. The game is made to be as realistic as possible with ultra-realistic Graphics & player movement where each kick to your enemy feels real.
Ever Dreamt of punching Jon Jones? Well, this one will make your dream come true as the game has to offer 200+ real-life players to choose from.
You can fight with your friends in versus mode or build a career of yours to be the Ultimate Fighting Champion. But remember the only rule in the game, ‘There are no rules!’
7. Injustice 2
Injustice 2 is an epic cross-over fighting game where you can live out your childhood fantasy of having the Viacom Characters ( Ninja Turtles) Fighting against multiple DC Characters ( Batman, Superman). The game has stunning graphics and the intense battle amongst your favorite characters like Batman, Ninja Turtles, Sub-Zero and more. The rules for this game is the same as other Fighting Games where you have to fight against the other character with a different combination of moves and skills which can be performed by pressing a set of keys on your controller. The story mode in the game allows you to go through the ultimate fight between Superman and batman. Players can also play the game online with other players or friends and upgrade your favorite characters skills, damage, health, etc by earning experience points.
8. WWE 2k Franchise
The WWE franchise, the fights which we all grew up watching, the action, the thrill, the intence story we watched for, now can be played and performed by you on your console! Impressive right? But that’s not it, the game has to deliver realistic fights and player movement. When you’re in the ring, you can’t just punch and kick, you can climb ladders, cage, throw your opponents on the commentary table, throw off the cage, hit with Weapons hidden under the stage and lot more!
You can choose amongst 100+ WWE superstars and perform their special moves on your enemy. The game even allows you to create your own WWE Superstar, create and add your own moves and build its career to be the WWE Champion. The game gives full freedom to players to customize their character’s moves, finishing moves, Goofy Entries and much more.
WWE 2k Franchise currently owns multiple games but the best and the latest one is WWE 2k20 which is the best in all aspects. The game is priced at $59.99 on Amazon and has a lot to offer for players seeking action!
I hope this article helped you enjoy some Fun& Thrilling Fighting games with your friends. If it did, then do leave a comment down below. If you have any queries related to the topic, then do comment below. GG Y’all!