Best PlayStation Beat 'em up Games

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Best PlayStation Beat 'em up Games
This is a full list of the best Beat 'em up games available on PlayStation. 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 Ratio Gamers Comp % Comp Time Rating
Batman: Return to Arkham - Arkham City Batman: Return to Arkham - Arkham City 3,473 2.144 9,989 3.35 80-100 hours
4.6
Batman: Return to Arkham - Arkham Asylum Batman: Return to Arkham - Arkham Asylum 2,039 1.658 14,181 18.49 15-20 hours
4.5
Batman: Arkham Asylum (PS3) Batman: Arkham Asylum (PS3) 2,016 1.639 38,417 17.31 15-20 hours
4.5
Batman: Arkham City (PS3) Batman: Arkham City (PS3) 3,369 2.080 40,858 2.27 60-80 hours
4.3
Batman: Arkham Knight Batman: Arkham Knight 4,247 1.851 54,753 1.63 40-50 hours
4.2
Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition 2,599 1.715 7,863 16.93 30-35 hours
4.2
Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition (EU) Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition (EU) 2,373 1.567 10,723 20.37 35-40 hours
4.1
Sleeping Dogs Sleeping Dogs 2,388 1.576 24,348 6.84 25-30 hours
4.1
Dragon's Crown Dragon's Crown 3,058 2.486 19,877 8.79 60-80 hours
3.9
Mad Max Mad Max 2,321 1.911 34,259 12.64 60-80 hours
3.8
Asura's Wrath Asura's Wrath 2,819 2.065 7,567 4.07
3.7
Batman: Arkham Origins Batman: Arkham Origins 3,823 2.655 19,834 2.91 40-50 hours
3.7
Transformers: Devastation Transformers: Devastation 3,935 3.320 5,948 4.93
3.7
Tekken 6 Tekken 6 2,018 1.640 15,508 23.23 12-15 hours
3.6
Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game 1,049 1.998 9,847 2.89
3.4
A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV 595 1.889 6,962 16.96 3-4 hours
3.3
Golden Axe Golden Axe 460 1.533 7,908 21.48 1-2 hours
3.2
Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara 640 2.033 3,066 8.48 8-10 hours
3.2
Streets of Rage 2 Streets of Rage 2 609 1.933 14,335 6.37
3.2
Marvel Heroes Omega Marvel Heroes Omega 4,372 3.643 9,659 3.05
3.2
The Simpsons Arcade Game The Simpsons Arcade Game 708 2.249 6,387 9.10 3-4 hours
3.1
Comix Zone Comix Zone 547 1.737 5,952 24.16 2-3 hours
2.9
Altered Beast Altered Beast 404 1.283 6,920 27.99 1-2 hours
2.8
Little Adventure on the Prairie Little Adventure on the Prairie 1,151 1.010 6,262 97.25 0-1 hour
1.0
Gekido Kintaro's Revenge (EU) Gekido Kintaro's Revenge (EU) 1,181 1.009 27 0
1.5
Bud Spencer & Terence Hill - Slaps And Beans (EU) Bud Spencer & Terence Hill - Slaps And Beans (EU) 2,631 2.165 337 14.54
3.8
Bud Spencer & Terence Hill - Slaps And Beans Bud Spencer & Terence Hill - Slaps And Beans 3,063 2.521 45 11.11
3.0
Ninjin: Clash of Carrots Ninjin: Clash of Carrots 4,728 3.844 218 3.67
1.5
The Quiet Man (EU) The Quiet Man (EU) 415 1.317 318 0
2.4
The Quiet Man The Quiet Man 412 1.308 279 0
1.0
I Am The Hero (EU) I Am The Hero (EU) 1,338 1.088 728 80.77 2-3 hours
3.2
I Am The Hero I Am The Hero 1,346 1.094 528 79.92
3.2
I Am The Hero (Vita) I Am The Hero (Vita) 1,383 1.124 353 75.35
3.0
I Am The Hero (EU) (Vita) I Am The Hero (EU) (Vita) 1,346 1.094 500 80.00 1-2 hours
2.3
Asterix & Obelix XXL 2 Asterix & Obelix XXL 2 1,736 1.484 740 38.78
3.0
Iron Snout (EU) Iron Snout (EU) 1,245 1.012 1,552 95.10 0-1 hour
2.2
Iron Snout Iron Snout 1,243 1.011 1,124 95.11 0-1 hour
2.0
Iron Snout (Vita) Iron Snout (Vita) 1,248 1.014 678 93.36 0-1 hour
1.7
Iron Snout (EU) (Vita) Iron Snout (EU) (Vita) 1,240 1.008 972 95.78 0-1 hour
2.1
Iron Snout (Asia) Iron Snout (Asia) 1,235 1.004 529 96.22 0-1 hour
2.1
THE NINJA SAVIORS Return of the Warriors THE NINJA SAVIORS Return of the Warriors 1,381 4.845 199 1.01
5.0
River City Girls (JP) River City Girls (JP) 1,986 1.615 103 28.16
5.0
River City Melee Mach!! (Asia) River City Melee Mach!! (Asia) 472 1.497 5 20.00
5.0
River City Girls River City Girls 2,334 1.897 644 17.70
4.5
River City Girls (Asia) River City Girls (Asia) 1,825 1.483 183 35.52
5.0
Arcade Archives: Vigilante Arcade Archives: Vigilante 321 1.128 46 67.39
Castle Crashers Remastered Castle Crashers Remastered 2,395 2.101 1,103 10.97
4.1
Stay Cool, Kobayashi-san!: A River City Ransom Story Stay Cool, Kobayashi-san!: A River City Ransom Story 795 2.524 28 7.14
5.0
Capcom Beat 'Em Up Bundle Capcom Beat 'Em Up Bundle 442 1.403 1,449 23.40 6-8 hours
4.2
Redeemer: Enhanced Edition Redeemer: Enhanced Edition 747 2.371 176 8.52
3.0
Wulverblade Wulverblade 3,388 2.754 118 5.93
3.5
Fight'N Rage Fight'N Rage 5,537 4.614 25 4.00
5.0
Zeno Clash 2 Zeno Clash 2 685 2.176 257 10.12
2.9
Strength of the Sword 3 Strength of the Sword 3 894 3.135 139 6.47
1.7
Double Dragon Neon Double Dragon Neon 869 2.758 2,533 5.25
3.3
BloodRayne: Betrayal BloodRayne: Betrayal 966 3.066 996 3.71
2.7
Draw Slasher (Vita) Draw Slasher (Vita) 1,083 3.437 1,939 2.63
2.9
Sumioni: Demon Arts (Vita) Sumioni: Demon Arts (Vita) 456 1.520 579 36.27
3.4
Revenge of the Wounded Dragons Revenge of the Wounded Dragons 627 1.992 750 9.73
2.5
Ben 10: Omniverse Ben 10: Omniverse 1,551 1.276 1,301 54.04
2.3
Anarchy Reigns Anarchy Reigns 2,720 2.211 2,014 10.43
3.5
Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL (EU) Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL (EU) 1,514 1.231 595 57.48
2.3
Marvel Super Hero Squad: Comic Combat Marvel Super Hero Squad: Comic Combat 1,373 1.130 691 73.08 3-4 hours
2.5
Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions 2,333 1.920 6,808 12.40 20-25 hours
3.6
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2 (PS3) Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2 (PS3) 2,895 2.053 5,011 3.41
3.5
Sacred Citadel Sacred Citadel 791 1.551 496 20.36
3.1
Anarchy Reigns (JP) Anarchy Reigns (JP) 2,088 1.698 426 19.48
3.5
Spider-Man: Edge of Time Spider-Man: Edge of Time 2,238 1.865 2,702 15.91
3.4
Thor: God of Thunder Thor: God of Thunder 2,768 2.365 1,282 12.79
2.0
Final Exam Final Exam 1,017 3.229 405 3.46
3.4
Ben 10 Omniverse 2 Ben 10 Omniverse 2 1,505 1.286 810 53.33
2.2
Young Justice: Legacy Young Justice: Legacy 2,098 1.771 644 25.47
2.1
Puella Magi Madoka Magica: The Battle Pentagram (Vita) Puella Magi Madoka Magica: The Battle Pentagram (Vita) 1,838 1.494 249 34.94
4.6
Final Exam (JP) Final Exam (JP) 599 1.902 13 15.38
3.5
Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds (Vita) Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds (Vita) 915 1.563 740 6.35
4.1
Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL (PSN) Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL (PSN) 1,585 1.289 593 53.12
3.0
Arcade Archives: Rygar Arcade Archives: Rygar 291 1.021 782 90.03 0-1 hour
2.5
Arcade Archives: Renegade Arcade Archives: Renegade 319 1.119 864 70.37 0-1 hour
2.2
Kick-Ass 2 Kick-Ass 2 1,215 1.038 621 89.69 4-5 hours
1.7
Arcade Archives: Karate Champ Arcade Archives: Karate Champ 313 1.099 659 74.66 0-1 hour
1.5
Nidhogg Nidhogg 1,733 5.503 3,461 0.66
3.6
The Legend of Korra The Legend of Korra 1,716 1.505 3,506 32.37 10-12 hours
3.3
The Legend of Korra (PS3) The Legend of Korra (PS3) 1,452 1.273 682 49.56
3.6
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Danger of the Ooze Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Danger of the Ooze 1,962 1.677 443 26.86
3.2
Digimon All-Star Rumble Digimon All-Star Rumble 3,512 2.855 666 4.35
2.4
Shake Spears! Shake Spears! 876 2.782 1,970 7.06
2.1
Arcade Archives: Double Dragon Arcade Archives: Double Dragon 311 1.092 1,461 75.43 0-1 hour
2.7
Splatterhouse Splatterhouse 2,044 1.662 4,400 21.00
3.7
Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL 1,500 1.220 512 58.59
2.7
Disney Universe Disney Universe 2,205 1.861 2,791 17.52
3.2
Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet 2,428 1.527 1,184 7.69
2.5
Kung Fu Panda 2 Kung Fu Panda 2 1,295 1.093 1,807 69.78 5-6 hours
2.4
Ben 10 UA: Cosmic Destruction Ben 10 UA: Cosmic Destruction 1,551 1.261 1,301 55.50 6-8 hours
2.6
TMNT: Turtles In Time Re-Shelled TMNT: Turtles In Time Re-Shelled 583 1.849 4,241 8.77
3.0
X-Men Arcade X-Men Arcade 439 1.394 2,431 29.74 2-3 hours
3.3
Where the Wild Things Are Where the Wild Things Are 1,343 1.092 1,508 76.92
2.8
Watchmen: The End Is Nigh Watchmen: The End Is Nigh 621 1.971 1,801 6.27
2.6
Bakugan: Defenders of the Core Bakugan: Defenders of the Core 1,763 1.469 479 30.69
3.2
Fairytale Fights Fairytale Fights 3,085 2.603 1,575 7.68
2.9
Invincible Tiger: The Legend of Han Tao Invincible Tiger: The Legend of Han Tao 813 2.581 466 4.29
1.8