Best Xbox Beat 'em up Games

Players Games TrueAchievement Gamerscore Achievements
2,285,380 165 283,340 127,380 4,649
Gamers Games TrueAchievement Gamerscore Achievements
Best Xbox Beat 'em up Games
This is a full list of the best Beat 'em up games available on Xbox. We define Beat 'em up games using the genre definition: Beat 'em Up games involve close-quarters combat against generally small to medium sized groups of relatively weak enemies which usually must be defeated before you can progress. Generally weapon choice is limited or non-existent and character/skill upgrade progression is minimal.
Game Score TA Ratio Gamers Comp % Comp Time Rating
Batman: Arkham Asylum (PC) Batman: Arkham Asylum (PC) 1,575 (1,000) 1.575 5,135 16.11 15-20 hours
Batman: Arkham Asylum GOTY (PC) Batman: Arkham Asylum GOTY (PC) 1,905 (1,000) 1.905 9,753 9.45 15-20 hours
Batman: Arkham City (PC) Batman: Arkham City (PC) 3,423 (1,350) 2.536 12,280 2.24 50-60 hours
Batman: Arkham City Batman: Arkham City 4,319 (1,500) 2.879 25,299 2.09 80-100 hours
Batman: Arkham Asylum Batman: Arkham Asylum 2,057 (1,000) 2.057 39,555 6.73 15-20 hours
Batman: Arkham Asylum GOTY Batman: Arkham Asylum GOTY 1,758 (1,000) 1.758 42,961 9.74 20-25 hours
Batman: Arkham Asylum (Xbox 360) Batman: Arkham Asylum (Xbox 360) 1,695 (1,000) 1.695 152,423 8.90 15-20 hours
Batman: Arkham Asylum (JP) (Xbox 360) Batman: Arkham Asylum (JP) (Xbox 360) 1,278 (1,000) 1.278 654 37.46 10-12 hours
Batman: Arkham City (Xbox 360) Batman: Arkham City (Xbox 360) 3,312 (1,500) 2.208 177,132 2.06 40-50 hours
Batman: Arkham Knight Batman: Arkham Knight 3,989 (2,000) 1.995 111,290 1.47 40-50 hours
Castle Crashers Remastered Castle Crashers Remastered 1,951 (1,000) 1.951 36,914 6.09 8-10 hours
Castle Crashers Castle Crashers 335 (200) 1.677 110,679 6.80 15-20 hours
Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition 2,776 (1,225) 2.266 84,080 8.17 40-50 hours
Sleeping Dogs Sleeping Dogs 2,176 (1,225) 1.776 121,160 5.82 25-30 hours
Sleeping Dogs (DE) Sleeping Dogs (DE) 1,676 (1,000) 1.676 2,396 19.45 20-25 hours
The Dishwasher: Vampire Smile The Dishwasher: Vampire Smile 413 (200) 2.065 9,844 8.53 20-25 hours
Mad Max Mad Max 2,217 (1,000) 2.217 71,959 4.27 60-80 hours
Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds 1,716 (1,000) 1.717 5,551 6.29 8-10 hours
Capcom Beat 'Em Up Bundle Capcom Beat 'Em Up Bundle 1,305 (1,000) 1.305 1,865 30.72 6-8 hours
Batman: Arkham Origins Batman: Arkham Origins 3,800 (1,300) 2.923 66,205 1.54 40-50 hours
Asura's Wrath Asura's Wrath 2,502 (1,195) 2.094 22,143 4.39 15-20 hours
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 3,890 (1,250) 3.112 12,516 1.61 40-50 hours
Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game 578 (300) 1.927 34,191 3.38 10-12 hours
Guardian Heroes Guardian Heroes 423 (200) 2.115 9,378 8.04 8-10 hours
Transformers: Devastation Transformers: Devastation 4,003 (1,000) 4.003 6,059 1.34 25-30 hours
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2 Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2 3,270 (1,000) 3.270 6,473 2.24 25-30 hours
Shank Shank 334 (200) 1.669 13,436 6.33 10-12 hours
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2 (Xbox 360) Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2 (Xbox 360) 2,581 (1,250) 2.065 43,025 3.56 25-30 hours
Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara 914 (400) 2.284 7,944 6.37 12-15 hours
SEGA Vintage Collection: Streets of Rage SEGA Vintage Collection: Streets of Rage 677 (400) 1.692 20,069 25.09 2-3 hours
The Simpsons Arcade The Simpsons Arcade 347 (200) 1.735 14,942 13.91 8-10 hours
Foul Play Foul Play 852 (400) 2.130 2,263 9.59 8-10 hours
Shank 2 Shank 2 487 (200) 2.435 7,750 5.56 15-20 hours
Final Fight: Double Impact Final Fight: Double Impact 321 (200) 1.607 13,751 11.34 6-8 hours
Streets of Rage 2 Streets of Rage 2 332 (200) 1.658 23,592 8.37 6-8 hours
Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions 2,177 (1,000) 2.177 31,332 5.13 25-30 hours
The Dishwasher: Dead Samurai The Dishwasher: Dead Samurai 513 (200) 2.567 17,578 3.94 8-10 hours
The Legend of Korra (Xbox 360) The Legend of Korra (Xbox 360) 1,552 (1,000) 1.552 1,956 21.88 12-15 hours
Tekken 6 Tekken 6 1,788 (1,000) 1.788 51,515 12.43 15-20 hours
Splatterhouse Splatterhouse 1,979 (1,000) 1.979 21,804 9.88 20-25 hours
Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn 1,194 (1,000) 1.194 2,490 54.78 4-5 hours
Double Dragon Neon Double Dragon Neon 1,922 (400) 4.805 14,616 1.12 20-25 hours
The Legend of Korra The Legend of Korra 1,838 (1,000) 1.838 9,041 13.43 10-12 hours
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (Xbox 360) Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (Xbox 360) 2,708 (1,250) 2.167 92,667 2.94 40-50 hours
SEGA Vintage Collection: Golden Axe SEGA Vintage Collection: Golden Axe 628 (400) 1.571 8,124 26.26 3-4 hours
X-Men Arcade X-Men Arcade 266 (200) 1.330 24,807 29.27 2-3 hours
Spider-Man: Web of Shadows Spider-Man: Web of Shadows 1,545 (1,000) 1.545 27,019 10.45 20-25 hours
BloodRayne: Betrayal BloodRayne: Betrayal 591 (200) 2.954 1,191 3.78
Fable Heroes Fable Heroes 633 (400) 1.581 13,094 7.87 12-15 hours
Anarchy Reigns Anarchy Reigns 2,298 (1,000) 2.298 8,243 6.81 20-25 hours
Spider-Man: Edge of Time Spider-Man: Edge of Time 2,064 (1,000) 2.064 12,832 8.07 20-25 hours
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1989 Arcade Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1989 Arcade 493 (200) 2.466 48,855 4.95 8-10 hours
Kung-Fu High Impact Kung-Fu High Impact 2,494 (1,000) 2.494 1,654 5.80
Disney Universe Disney Universe 2,012 (1,000) 2.012 12,566 8.34 25-30 hours
Charlie Murder Charlie Murder 898 (400) 2.246 62,445 4.73 15-20 hours
Golden Axe Golden Axe 244 (200) 1.222 21,384 34.75 1-2 hours
Saban's Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Mega Battle Saban's Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Mega Battle 2,985 (1,000) 2.985 7,670 1.20 10-12 hours
A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV 1,977 (1,000) 1.977 21,146 12.57 6-8 hours
TMNT: Turtles In Time Re-Shelled TMNT: Turtles In Time Re-Shelled 407 (200) 2.037 37,694 6.23 8-10 hours
Final Exam Final Exam 1,106 (400) 2.764 1,725 4.99
Double Dragon Double Dragon 370 (200) 1.852 12,806 12.78 6-8 hours
Sacred Citadel Sacred Citadel 1,281 (500) 2.562 21,542 4.16 20-25 hours
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan 4,253 (1,000) 4.253 6,140 1.21 60-80 hours
Comix Zone Comix Zone 290 (200) 1.448 10,034 35.16 2-3 hours
Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet 2,491 (1,500) 1.661 5,755 11.42 12-15 hours
Altered Beast Altered Beast 224 (200) 1.122 11,372 50.27 1-2 hours
Zeno Clash: Ultimate Edition Zeno Clash: Ultimate Edition 270 (200) 1.350 2,744 33.89 6-8 hours
Watchmen: The End Is Nigh Watchmen: The End Is Nigh 427 (200) 2.135 9,636 4.63 12-15 hours
Fatal Fury Special Fatal Fury Special 332 (200) 1.658 3,827 17.09 2-3 hours
Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL 1,499 (1,000) 1.499 2,807 27.18 8-10 hours
Watchmen: The End is Nigh Part 2 Watchmen: The End is Nigh Part 2 360 (200) 1.801 3,070 9.71 8-10 hours
Kung Fu Panda Kung Fu Panda 1,751 (1,000) 1.751 67,377 15.55 8-10 hours
Rise of the Guardians Rise of the Guardians 1,190 (1,000) 1.190 3,446 61.96 8-10 hours
Invincible Tiger: The Legend of Han Tao Invincible Tiger: The Legend of Han Tao 770 (200) 3.852 2,009 1.69
Fairytale Fights Fairytale Fights 3,004 (1,000) 3.004 10,960 2.37 40-50 hours
Marvel Super Hero Squad: Comic Combat Marvel Super Hero Squad: Comic Combat 1,259 (1,000) 1.260 2,987 50.22 5-6 hours
Unbound Saga Unbound Saga 310 (200) 1.552 9,263 27.70 6-8 hours
Digimon All-Star Rumble Digimon All-Star Rumble 3,738 (1,000) 3.738 1,282 2.73 100-120 hours
The Warriors: Street Brawl The Warriors: Street Brawl 734 (200) 3.672 2,217 1.53
ACA NEOGEO SENGOKU 2 ACA NEOGEO SENGOKU 2 1,064 (1,000) 1.064 1,131 66.84 1-2 hours
Kung Fu Panda 2 Kung Fu Panda 2 1,958 (1,000) 1.958 1,637 15.39 6-8 hours
Where the Wild Things Are Where the Wild Things Are 1,175 (1,000) 1.175 6,270 51.61 8-10 hours
ACA NEOGEO BURNING FIGHT ACA NEOGEO BURNING FIGHT 1,113 (1,000) 1.113 1,311 57.74 1-2 hours
Cartoon Network: Battle Crashers Cartoon Network: Battle Crashers 1,630 (1,000) 1.630 1,160 21.38 6-8 hours
Spiderwick Chronicles Spiderwick Chronicles 1,316 (1,000) 1.316 6,432 42.49 8-10 hours
Spider-Man: Friend or Foe Spider-Man: Friend or Foe 1,206 (1,000) 1.206 17,563 46.08 8-10 hours
Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL (EU) Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL (EU) 1,433 (1,000) 1.433 1,193 32.86 12-15 hours
Ben 10: Omniverse Ben 10: Omniverse 1,307 (1,000) 1.307 2,201 43.62 8-10 hours
TMNT TMNT 1,061 (1,000) 1.061 42,668 78.24 6-8 hours
Ben 10 Ultimate Alien: Cosmic Destruction Ben 10 Ultimate Alien: Cosmic Destruction 1,350 (1,000) 1.350 3,974 42.78 8-10 hours
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1,346 (1,000) 1.346 7,317 39.13 6-8 hours
Young Justice: Legacy Young Justice: Legacy 2,318 (1,000) 2.318 2,622 9.31 20-25 hours
ACA NEOGEO SENGOKU ACA NEOGEO SENGOKU 1,248 (1,000) 1.248 975 29.13 1-2 hours
Thor: God of Thunder Thor: God of Thunder 3,038 (1,000) 3.038 6,438 6.97 25-30 hours
Rock Zombie Rock Zombie 2,083 (1,000) 2.083 849 16.73 15-20 hours
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Danger of the Ooze Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Danger of the Ooze 2,100 (1,000) 2.100 1,663 12.99 8-10 hours
X-Men: The Official Game X-Men: The Official Game 1,638 (1,000) 1.638 17,657 31.65 10-12 hours
Ben 10 Alien Force: Vilgax Attacks Ben 10 Alien Force: Vilgax Attacks 1,194 (1,000) 1.194 4,798 51.63 10-12 hours
ZHEROS ZHEROS 8,370 (1,210) 6.918 53,656 0.21 25-30 hours
Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer 1,628 (1,000) 1.628 16,307 23.43 8-10 hours