At the mention of fighting games, most people have their minds go to Mortal Kombat, Street Fighter, and the likes. All of those games are great, but several other fighting games that are just as fantastic as the likes of Mortal Kombat, and some of these games are Anime Fighting games. Anime fighting games do not have a fan base as large as those of other fighting games, but several features keep them locked in the hearts of their not-so-many fans. Whether you are already an existing fan of Anime Fighting games or you are just about to join, here is a list that might pique your interest.
1. Persona 4 Arena
This game is the first fighting game in the Persona series. It includes most of the main cast of Persona 3. The investigation team and the former SEES members cross paths while two individuals who look like Teddie and Rise are forced to fight each other. Persona 3 Portable id another game in the persona series that will blow your mind. Read about it here 15 PSP Anime Games Perfect for You
2. Jojo’s Bizzare Adventure:All-Star Battle
Jojo’s Bizzare Adventure is rated to be an iconic series in manga and anime. The game version of the All-Star Battle series has the same features that make the series iconic: the unique style and unforgettable characters. This game has over 40 characters from all of Jojo’s stories. Every character has a unique fighting style. Characters like Jotaro and Josuke have their stands, while Dio has a vampire style. The game also has a lot of game modes. Players can play through story mode, campaign mode, or versus mode.
3. Jump Force
This is one of the Anime fighting games with very brilliant ideas as it takes characters from the top-rated Shonen Jump series and puts them all into one game. Jump force is not just limited to these characters; new characters make the game more fun to play. The satisfaction of having characters from One Piece, Dragon Ball and Naruto in combat with one another can be found in this game.
4. Under Night In-Birth
This game is a 2D anime fighting game with various fighting game mechanics that give players multiple ways to counter their opponents’ attacks. The game is the story of Hollow Night that has given way to monsters that feed on a type of power named ‘Existence.’ Those who survive attacks from these monsters gain more ability to fight them.
5. Guilty Gear Xrd
Xrd is the fifth main title in the Guilty Gear series. There are 20 characters available in the game. Some of the characters are Millia, I-No, and Sol. The game has improved animations and graphics that make it more appealing to the eyes. It also has a new design that makes it easier to play for newcomers.
6. Fate/Unlimited Codes
The story of this game has a strong resemblance with that of Fate but is told from the player’s perspective. All the fans’ favorites appear in this game; from Archer to Rin and Saber, some exclusive characters are available only on PSP or PS2 releases.
7. Jump Ultimate Stars
This game has the biggest names in Shone anime featuring in it. Every fan has a personality among the 305 characters from different anime shows in this game. About 56 of these characters are playable, while others are simply supporting characters. Jump force is another anime game with many characters, but Jump Ultimate Stars has a place in the heart of fans.
8. Blazblue:Cross Tag Battle
As its name implies, this game is the cross-connection of different fighting game series. Players can choose characters from different series to battle against each other in a two against two battle. The battle is so that the winner collects fragments of a Keystone that will send each character back to their universe. Initially, the game had 40 characters available, with 20 characters each in the base game and DLC. However, DLC now has more characters.
9. One Piece:Pirate Warriors 3 Deluxe Edition
One piece is an anime series that has been around for a long time with millennial episodes, and Pirate Warriors 3 Deluxe Edition is one of the best One Piece games ever released. It has addictive gameplay with more than 40 playable characters.
10. Melty Blood
Being one of the best anime fighting games, Melty Blood has over 30 playable characters from Tsukihime. Regardless of being 2D, the game has vibrant graphics and smooth animation for each character. Every character has an outstanding fighting style. Melty Blood has several fighting game mechanics, and the newest game in the series has several new features, including new characters, new endings, and new routes for the characters.
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