Download Beat Em Up Games - Best Software & Apps

  • The Amazing Spider-Man 2

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Java

    Web-slinging fun through the streets of New York

    8
    399 votes
    • PROS: Great graphics, Cinematic soundtrack, Story mode is great fun, Lets you battle against others in Arena mode, Battling is simple and enjoyable
    • CONS: Side missions get a bit tedious, Some performance issues, Spidey's comments get repetitive and annoying
  • TEKKEN

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    The Fan Favourite Fighting Game Becomes Portable with TEKKEN Mobile

    9
    23 votes
    • PROS: Has a range of features to explore., Retains the popular gameplay style of the TEKKEN series.
    • CONS: Some may prefer the console games., Lacks the 3D fighting from the rest of the series.
  • Tekken Tag Tournament

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows

    Popular Beat-em-Up Fighting Game

    6
    10 votes
    • PROS: Character movement is fluid, Graphics upgrade on console
    • CONS: Reuses many animations from Tekken 3, Fight backgrounds are ugly
  • Street Fighter II

    1.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    A True Classic: Street Fighter II

    7
    5 votes
    • PROS: A true benchmark of the genre., Plenty of characters and moves to learn.
    • CONS: Some may prefer more recent titles., Limited character roster compared to later entries.
  • Shank

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An oddly addictive side-scrolling 2D fighting game

    8
    48 votes
    • PROS: Pick up different weapons as you move , The sound effects are cleverly chosen , See your enemy’s lifebar in the top right corner , The silly story offsets the brutal violence a little
    • CONS: It needs to be a lot longer , Getting the co-op working is rewarding but very difficult , Becomes sadly repetitive , You cannot improve, level up or learn new skills
  • TEKKEN 7 PS VR PS4

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    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Join the Tekken Battle Once Again with Tekken 7 PS VR PS4

    8
    18 votes
    • PROS: Boasts the gameplay beloved by Tekken fans., Adds a host of new characters and features.
    • CONS: The VR mode is not in first person., Some players may want to stick with earlier instalments.
  • Dragon Ball Z Sagas

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Dragon Ball Z Sagas - Dragon Ball Z beat 'em up

    8
    1398 votes
    • PROS: Play as your favourite Dragon Ball Z characters, Beat up everything in sight in true Dragon Ball fashion, Free
    • CONS: Lacks variety and longevity in its gameplay, Very hard to find as an old, unsuccessful game
  • THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV STEAM EDITION

    1.0

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The Fighters are Back in The King of Fighters XIV

    8
    12 votes
    • PROS: Has sonething to offer hardened fans and newcomers alike, Colourful sexy anime aesthetic
    • CONS: Same basic gameplay as earlier titles, Lacks the over-the-top gore of Mortal Kombat
  • Fight of Gods

    2017

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Mythological Battles in Fight of Gods

    7
    9 votes
    • PROS: Impressive range of characters., Classic beat 'em up gameplay.
    • CONS: Similar to many other games in the genre., May be seen as religiously insensitive to certain players.
  • Ragdoll Masters

    3.1

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    2D beat 'em' up using "real" rag-doll physics

    8
    154 votes
    • PROS: Original game play, Easy controls, Fun
    • CONS: Not much variation, Very basic graphics
  • Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection

    1.0

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Get Twelve Games in One with Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection

    8
    14 votes
    • PROS: The gameplay that made the series popular still stands up., Features twelve games in one package.
    • CONS: Lacks the Street Fighter EX and post-90s games., Inevitably, a lot of the games are similar.
  • Guide for Final Fight

    3.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Guide for Final Fight unlocks this classic beat-em-up

    -
    No votes yet
    • PROS: Free and simple guide to the game, Learn a few tips and tricks
    • CONS: Translations are not always great, Not an official guide
  • Hyper Dragon Ball Z

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Go Retro in Hyper Dragon Ball Z

    9
    30 votes
    • PROS: Captures the spirit of the 16-bit DBZ games., Features range of characters, complete with special moves.
    • CONS: Some players may prefer more modern games., Very much for Dragon Ball Z fans only.
  • Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition

    1

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The Beat 'Em 'Up Masterpiece is Tougher than Ever with Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition

    9
    5 votes
    • PROS: Keeps all the gameplay that made the original a hit., Adds a range of new features to enhance the original.
    • CONS: Upgrading from the original to Arcade Edition is expensive., Anyone who disliked the original will not be swayed.
  • Naruto: Ultimate Battle

    License
    free
    Platform
    Web Apps

    Fight Naruto characters in this 2D beat 'em up

    8
    49 votes
    • PROS: Play Naruto characters, Simple Controls, Local two player mode, Unique special moves, Four difficulty levels
    • CONS: Tiny fighters, Too easy in one player mode, No online fighting
  • Double Dragon Neon

    2016

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Revamped classic beat 'em up arcade game

    -
    No votes yet
    • PROS: Great co-op mode, Advanced visuals
    • CONS: Limited move set, Mainly for fans of the series
  • Bacon May die

    0.1.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free pig fighting beat em up

    8
    4 votes
    • PROS: Free download , Simple to play
    • CONS: Extremely basic , Dull and repetitive
  • Street Fighting King Boxing

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Join a Side-Scrolling Beat 'Em Up Brawl in Street Fighting King Boxing

    -
    No votes yet
    • PROS: Harks back to classics like Double Dragon., Has a range of moves and weapons to use.
    • CONS: The game does not offer controller support., Fairly limited compared to higher-end fighting games.
  • Double Dragon IV

    1

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Revisit a classic beat-'em-up in Double Dragon IV

    5
    1 vote
    • PROS: New characters and modes, Classic retrogame look
    • CONS: Little real innovation , Dated combat mechanics
  • Street Fighter II' Championship Edition

    License
    free
    Platform
    Web Apps

    Play the classic beat 'em up in your browser

    7
    46 votes
    • PROS: Faithful to the original game, Special moves list
    • CONS: No two-player mode
Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
#NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
13998.5Android, Windows, iPhone, Java
213987.6Windows
33.11547.6Windows, Mac
4487.5Windows
5497.5Web Apps
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