Video games are a form of entertainment and is way to pass the time. Just like movies, video games also have intense action, story etc but in one way video games are different from movies is in term of graphics, these days video games are more on the side being graphically intensive which makes them look realistic. Video games have some popular genres like action, adventure, FPS, open world, 3rd person shooters, fighting games etc. Fighting games such as Mortal Kombat, Street Fighter, Tekken are very popular among teens. Below is a list of the Best Martial Art video games.
Mortal Kombat series
Mortal Kombat games have been one of the most popular fighting games of current generation. Mortal Kombat was developed by Midway Game studio and published by Warner Bros. but following Midway’s bankruptcy, the developer team of Mortal Kombat was acquired by Warner Bros. and turned them into NetherRealm Studios. The one thing everybody loved except from the Martial Arts style by the characters in the game was the Fatalities, the Fatalities featured in the game was so violent and brutal that it led to the creation of the ESRB video game rating system. Mortal Kombat spawned many sequels and films were also being made on it. The latest game in the franchise was Mortal Kombat X which was released on 7th April 2015.
Batman Arkham Series
Batman Arkham series is critically acclaimed series, the games in this series was developed by Rocksteady Studios and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. This series has 4 games Batman: Arkham Asylum, Batman: Arkham City, Batman: Arkham Origins and Batman: Arkham Knight. The player takes control of the Batman and uses his gadgets, combat and stealth abilities to complete objectives and progress in the game. As Batman knows almost all type of Martial Arts it will be fun adventure for both the Batman and Martial Art fans. So what are you waiting for grab the Batman Arkham series games and Be The Batman.
The game which truly defines the art of Martial Arts in video games is Sleeping Dogs. Sleeping Dogs is a open world game set in Hong Kong. The player takes control of Wei Shen an undercover police officer on assignment to infiltrate the Sun On Yee Triad. The main highlight of the game is fighting style of Wei Shen, the player uses Martial Art abilities of Wei Shen to kick bad guy’s butts, also players can use environmental attacks to defeat thugs quickly. Other than Martial Arts the gameplay also features shooting and parkour abilities to make it more entertaining. Sleeping Dogs will make you feel like that you are watching a full on action packed movie.
Jade Empire is an role-playing game developed by BioWare and published by Microsoft Game Studios, originally released worldwide for the Xbox. A Microsoft Windows version, developed by LTI Gray Matter and published by 2K Games, was released in North America on February 26, 2007, as a Special Edition.The game follows an orphan who grew up under strict care of Master Li, a master who runs a school of martial and spiritual arts training. After a major event happens to the school, the main character begins on his or her travels to save Master Li. Followers met along the way accompany the main character to not only help save Master Li, but to also pursue on their own endeavors.
Tekken, Street Fighter, Soul Caliber, Dead or Alive, Injustice: Gods Among Us are some more games which you can consider playing, as these games have a lots of Martial Arts movies and action.
These are some of the Martial Arts based games that we love, tell us the game titles that you love playing in the comment section below.
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