The best classic and old school Martial Arts games

Mortal Kombat II

Mortal Kombat II

Mortal Kombat II is the second installment in the Mortal Kombat franchise, developed by Midway games and published by Acclaim Entertainment in 1993. This sequel is just one of t...

Year: 1994 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2019-10-24Tags: arcade competitive fighting martial arts motion capture multiplayer

Mortal Kombat

Mortal Kombat

Mortal Kombat is a side-scrolling fighting game created in 1992 by the four person company Midway Games and released initially as an arcade. Thanks to its huge success, the game wa...

Year: 1993 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-03-04Tags: arcade competitive fighting martial arts motion capture multiplayer violence

Mortal Kombat 3

Mortal Kombat 3

Mortal Kombat 3 is the third game in the popular series of fighting arcades created by Midway. The coin-up was released in 1995. The same year several ports, including the Sega Megadrive/Genesis, were released.

Year: 1995 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2019-10-24Tags: 2 players arcade coin-up conversion competitive fighting martial arts motion capture

International Karate +

International Karate +

International Karate + (also known as IK+, or Chop N' Drop in the US) is a side-view karate fighting game created by System 3 initially for 8-bit platforms (Commodore 64, ZX Spectr...

Year: 1988 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: 2 players commodore 64 competitive fighting martial arts multiplayer

Karateka

Karateka

Karateka is a martial arts fighting game and the first title created by the famous designer Jordan Mechner, author of Prince of Persia. Karateka was developed by Mechner for the Apple II and published in 1984 by Brøderbund.

Year: 1985 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: apple 2 original game brawler fighting martial arts

Super Street Fighter II DX

Super Street Fighter II DX

Super Street Fighter II: The New Challengers (or simply Super Street Fighter 2) is the fourth chapter of the popular series of beat-em-ups based on the Street Fighter II arcade created by Capcom.

Year: 1995 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2019-08-01Tags: 2 players aga arcade competitive fighting martial arts multiplayer versus

The Last Ninja

The Last Ninja

The Last Ninja is an action adventure game developed and published by System 3 Software and released in 1987 for the Commodore 64. It was ported to several other systems in subsequent years.

Year: 1987 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-08-21Tags: commodore 64 fighting isometric japan martial arts puzzle-solving

Panza Kick Boxing

Panza Kick Boxing

Panza Kick Boxing is a Thai kickboxing sim that uses the license of André Panza, a French Kickboxer, nine times world champion in several disciplines. The game was developed by F...

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: 2 players amiga original game boxing competitive fighting licensed martial arts multiplayer

International Karate++

International Karate++

International Karate Deluxe is an amazing freeware remake of the never released International Karate++, the sequel of one of the most popular fighting game on the Commodore 64 and Amiga, International Karate+.

Year: 1999 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2017-02-21Tags: martial arts fighting freeware

Fightin' Spirit

Fightin' Spirit

Fightin' Spirit is a beat'em up created by the Italian studio Light Shock Software and released in 1996 for the Amiga ECS and AGA models and the CD32. This one-vs-one fighting g...

Year: 1996 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: 2 players amiga cd32 amiga original game arcade competitive fighting martial arts versus

Street Fighter

Street Fighter

Street Fighter is a fighting game created by Capcom and released initially as an arcade in 1987. It is the first chapter of the fighting series that became popular thanks to the sequel, Street Fighter II.

Year: 1988 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: arcade competitive fighting martial arts multiplayer

Kung-Fu: The Way of the Exploding Fist

Kung-Fu: The Way of the Exploding Fist

Kung-Fu: The Way of the Exploding Fist is one of the most popular fighting games of the 80s. It's a martial arts fighting game created by Gregg Barnett for the Beam Software and released in 1985.

Year: 1985 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: 2 players commodore 64 fighting martial arts versus

The First Samurai

The First Samurai

The First Samurai is a fantasy platform game developed by Vivid Image and published by Image Works in 1991 initially for the Amiga and Atari ST. Later it was ported to several other platforms including DOS.

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: arcade basher fantasy fighting hack and slash martial arts platform real-time

Budokan: The Martial Spirit

Budokan: The Martial Spirit

Budokan: The Martial Spirit is a martial arts fighting game developed and published by Electronic Arts in 1989 for the Amiga and DOS. Since its release it has been ported to many other platforms.

Year: 1989 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: 2 players competitive fighting martial arts multiplayer versus