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 TT Ratio Gamers Comp % Comp Time Rating
Batman: Return to Arkham - Arkham City Batman: Return to Arkham - Arkham City 3,523 (1,620) 2.174 8,600 3.12
Batman: Arkham Asylum (PS3) Batman: Arkham Asylum (PS3) 2,026 (1,230) 1.647 37,313 17.00 15-20 hours
Batman: Return to Arkham - Arkham Asylum Batman: Return to Arkham - Arkham Asylum 2,059 (1,230) 1.674 12,470 17.95 15-20 hours
Batman: Arkham City (PS3) Batman: Arkham City (PS3) 3,391 (1,620) 2.093 39,734 2.17 60-80 hours
Batman: Arkham Knight Batman: Arkham Knight 4,173 (2,295) 1.818 47,855 1.60 40-50 hours
Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition 2,637 (1,515) 1.741 7,311 16.35 30-35 hours
Sleeping Dogs Sleeping Dogs 2,398 (1,515) 1.583 23,756 6.66 25-30 hours
Dragon's Crown Dragon's Crown 3,104 (1,230) 2.523 19,130 8.45 60-80 hours
Mad Max Mad Max 2,345 (1,215) 1.930 32,801 12.24 60-80 hours
Batman: Arkham Origins Batman: Arkham Origins 3,868 (1,440) 2.686 19,043 2.75 40-50 hours
Transformers: Devastation Transformers: Devastation 4,022 (1,185) 3.394 5,680 4.60
Tekken 6 Tekken 6 2,030 (1,230) 1.651 15,073 22.77 12-15 hours
Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game 1,068 (525) 2.033 9,429 2.69
A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV 608 (315) 1.929 6,499 16.11 3-4 hours
Golden Axe Golden Axe 463 (300) 1.542 7,521 21.06 1-2 hours
Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara 651 (315) 2.067 2,908 8.05 8-10 hours
Streets of Rage 2 Streets of Rage 2 617 (315) 1.960 13,907 5.95
The Simpsons Arcade Game The Simpsons Arcade Game 722 (315) 2.292 6,135 8.64 3-4 hours
Comix Zone Comix Zone 554 (315) 1.760 5,718 23.36 2-3 hours
Altered Beast Altered Beast 405 (315) 1.286 6,557 27.34 1-2 hours
Little Adventure on the Prairie Little Adventure on the Prairie 1,151 (1,140) 1.010 5,529 97.27 0-1 hour
Wulverblade Wulverblade 3,810 (1,230) 3.098 97 4.12
Knights of Valour Knights of Valour 1,252 (315) 3.976 463 2.16
ACA NEOGEO TOP HUNTER RODDY & CATHY ACA NEOGEO TOP HUNTER RODDY & CATHY 311 (285) 1.091 69 73.91
Squareboy vs Bullies: Arena Edition (EU) Squareboy vs Bullies: Arena Edition (EU) 1,279 (1,230) 1.040 1,761 87.51 1-2 hours
Squareboy vs Bullies: Arena Edition Squareboy vs Bullies: Arena Edition 1,277 (1,230) 1.038 1,173 88.49 1-2 hours
Little Adventure on the Prairie (Vita) Little Adventure on the Prairie (Vita) 1,149 (1,140) 1.008 2,462 97.60 0-1 hour
OK K.O.! Let's Play Heroes OK K.O.! Let's Play Heroes 1,658 (1,200) 1.381 132 37.12
Die for Valhalla! Die for Valhalla! 2,346 (1,230) 1.907 109 17.43
Streets of Red: Devil's Dare Deluxe Streets of Red: Devil's Dare Deluxe 2,330 (1,200) 1.942 198 14.14
Dusty Raging Fist (Asia) Dusty Raging Fist (Asia) 1,383 (1,185) 1.167 85 69.41
ACA NEOGEO SENGOKU 3 ACA NEOGEO SENGOKU 3 316 (285) 1.108 92 64.13
Dusty Raging Fist (EU) Dusty Raging Fist (EU) 1,336 (1,185) 1.128 55 74.55
Dusty Raging Fist Dusty Raging Fist 1,588 (1,185) 1.340 84 51.19
Raging Justice Raging Justice 6,520 (1,140) 5.719 215 1.40
Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn (Physical) Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn (Physical) 668 (510) 1.311 227 23.79
Cartoon Network: Battle Crashers Cartoon Network: Battle Crashers 649 (315) 2.060 96 10.42
Marvel Heroes Omega Marvel Heroes Omega 4,401 (1,200) 3.668 9,426 3.00
ACA NEOGEO SENGOKU 2 ACA NEOGEO SENGOKU 2 299 (285) 1.048 120 85.00 0-1 hour
99Vidas 99Vidas 3,996 (1,230) 3.249 2,856 5.99
Nidhogg 2 Nidhogg 2 1,285 (285) 4.510 1,150 0
Arcade Archives: The Ninja Warriors Arcade Archives: The Ninja Warriors 379 (285) 1.330 135 36.30
ACA NEOGEO SPIN MASTER ACA NEOGEO SPIN MASTER 292 (285) 1.024 131 90.84
ACA NEOGEO BURNING FIGHT ACA NEOGEO BURNING FIGHT 310 (285) 1.088 165 76.36
99Vidas (EU) 99Vidas (EU) 4,386 (1,230) 3.566 1,482 4.66
Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn 678 (510) 1.330 171 0
Squareboy vs Bullies: Arena Edition (Vita) Squareboy vs Bullies: Arena Edition (Vita) 1,283 (1,230) 1.043 675 87.26 2-3 hours
Squareboy vs Bullies: Arena Edition (EU) (Vita) Squareboy vs Bullies: Arena Edition (EU) (Vita) 1,284 (1,230) 1.044 1,119 86.24 1-2 hours
ACA NEOGEO ROBO ARMY ACA NEOGEO ROBO ARMY 298 (285) 1.046 105 84.76
ACA NEOGEO MUTATION NATION ACA NEOGEO MUTATION NATION 315 (285) 1.106 100 69.00
Ben 10 Ben 10 1,819 (1,140) 1.596 733 23.33
Mother Russia Bleeds Mother Russia Bleeds 4,420 (1,200) 3.683 1,334 3.45
River City Melee: Battle Royal Special River City Melee: Battle Royal Special 524 (285) 1.837 326 14.72
Saban's Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Mega Battle Saban's Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Mega Battle 823 (285) 2.887 1,294 1.16
Life of Black Tiger Life of Black Tiger 377 (300) 1.256 70 58.57
Double Dragon IV (EU) Double Dragon IV (EU) 2,516 (1,155) 2.178 80 16.25
Double Dragon IV Double Dragon IV 3,739 (1,155) 3.237 566 5.30
Double Dragon IV (JP) Double Dragon IV (JP) 2,089 (1,155) 1.809 42 26.19
ACA NEOGEO SENGOKU ACA NEOGEO SENGOKU 302 (285) 1.061 154 79.87
Knights of Valour (EU) Knights of Valour (EU) 1,457 (315) 4.625 387 1.03
Transformers: Devastation (PS3) Transformers: Devastation (PS3) 2,793 (1,185) 2.357 105 8.57
Zombie Vikings Zombie Vikings 3,417 (1,230) 2.778 1,262 7.77
Foul Play Foul Play 3,131 (1,140) 2.746 4,651 7.96 12-15 hours
Legend of Kay - Anniversary (PS3) Legend of Kay - Anniversary (PS3) 2,996 (1,140) 2.628 527 10.44
Zeno Clash 2 Zeno Clash 2 695 (315) 2.206 231 9.96
Paperbound Paperbound 537 (300) 1.789 168 20.83
The Bread Pub Brawlers The Bread Pub Brawlers 338 (300) 1.126 31 48.39
Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds Overdrive Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds Overdrive 958 (585) 1.637 710 5.07
Legend of Kay - Anniversary Legend of Kay - Anniversary 2,954 (1,140) 2.591 1,615 8.61
Curses 'N' Chaos Curses 'N' Chaos 531 (315) 1.687 193 22.80
Arcade Archives: DOUBLE DRAGON II The Revenge Arcade Archives: DOUBLE DRAGON II The Revenge 346 (285) 1.214 539 59.74 0-1 hour
My Night Job My Night Job 1,024 (300) 3.414 162 6.79
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan 3,887 (1,230) 3.160 2,625 4.84
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan (PS3) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan (PS3) 2,848 (1,230) 2.316 113 11.50
Heart&Slash Heart&Slash 3,304 (1,230) 2.686 284 7.04
The Warriors The Warriors 792 (315) 2.513 1,989 9.60 12-15 hours
Uppers (Vita) Uppers (Vita) 2,978 (1,230) 2.421 290 6.90
Dungeon Punks Dungeon Punks 2,838 (1,185) 2.395 4,537 12.43 20-25 hours
Marvel Ultimate Alliance Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3,508 (1,380) 2.542 3,725 4.38
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 3,133 (1,230) 2.547 2,141 7.01
Viking Squad Viking Squad 893 (315) 2.835 391 4.09
Splatterhouse Splatterhouse 2,064 (1,230) 1.678 4,234 20.34
Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL 1,507 (1,230) 1.225 492 57.93
Disney Universe Disney Universe 2,199 (1,185) 1.855 2,584 17.61
Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet 2,429 (1,590) 1.528 1,131 7.78
Kung Fu Panda 2 Kung Fu Panda 2 1,297 (1,185) 1.094 1,708 69.61 5-6 hours
Ben 10 UA: Cosmic Destruction Ben 10 UA: Cosmic Destruction 1,557 (1,230) 1.266 1,229 54.68
TMNT: Turtles In Time Re-Shelled TMNT: Turtles In Time Re-Shelled 594 (315) 1.885 4,054 8.07
X-Men Arcade X-Men Arcade 444 (315) 1.408 2,312 28.81 2-3 hours
Where the Wild Things Are Where the Wild Things Are 1,345 (1,230) 1.094 1,456 76.58
Watchmen: The End Is Nigh Watchmen: The End Is Nigh 628 (315) 1.993 1,753 5.99
Bakugan: Defenders of the Core Bakugan: Defenders of the Core 1,783 (1,200) 1.486 456 29.39
Fairytale Fights Fairytale Fights 3,116 (1,185) 2.629 1,511 7.21
Asura's Wrath Asura's Wrath 2,823 (1,365) 2.068 7,179 3.98
Invincible Tiger: The Legend of Han Tao Invincible Tiger: The Legend of Han Tao 826 (315) 2.622 450 4.00
Shank 2 Shank 2 908 (315) 2.882 5,827 3.16
Batman: Arkham Asylum (JP) (PS3) Batman: Arkham Asylum (JP) (PS3) 1,693 (1,230) 1.376 505 34.65
Shank (EU) Shank (EU) 615 (315) 1.952 1,539 7.21
Shank Shank 623 (315) 1.979 1,895 7.23
Castle Crashers Castle Crashers 911 (315) 2.893 7,167 3.13