VGW's Will Harrison: Interest in fighting games has surged after the Evolution Championship Series tournament. The 2014 tournament broke viewer records from the previous year with a peak of 150,000 active viewers on Twitch.TV. Tournament coverage from sites such as IGN tends to bring an influx of those interested in learning more about the genre. Right now is a great time to get into the world of fighting games, but where does one start?
Keeping the beginner in mind, here are the four best fighting games for those looking to throw their first fireball or uppercut.