The emergence of PC and console fighting games can be credited to Street Fighter (SF) and Mortal Kombat (MK), both making their debuts for arcade. With time, newer fighting games emerged. With the advent of Internet, there has been a flurry of free online fighting games with excellent 2D graphics and superb sound effects. Besides SF and MK sprites, there are indie games with all new two dimensional sprites and excellent backgrounds. Examples include Death Vegas and Portal Defenders.
This guide presents an excellent compilation of the best fighting games, including previews of a free MMO Tekken clone “World of Jing Wu” and other games online. So get your controllers and gaming keyboards for some serious button-mashing fun.