TOP 77 MELEE WEAPONRY GAMES

Are you someone who enjoys bashing your digital opponents with all kinds of melee weapons? Then you sir/madam, have come to the right place! The melee weaponry game genre has been around for decades and has always been a favorite among players, providing an endlessly entertaining and cathartic experience. There's something deeply satisfying about slicing, smashing, and bludgeoning your way through hordes of enemies using everything from swords to maces to chainsaws. But why do players love this genre so much? Perhaps it's the feeling of being a badass warrior, taking on your enemies head-on with brute force. Or maybe it's the sheer adrenaline rush that comes with every swing and hit. Whatever the reason, one thing is for sure - the melee weaponry genre never fails to deliver the goods. And on this site, you'll find a carefully curated list of the top games of this genre. From classic titles to the latest releases, we've got you covered. So stock up on your favorite weapons, sharpen your blades, and get ready to unleash some serious havoc!

#01
Games like Final Fantasy (Series)

Final Fantasy (Series)

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, PS Vita, Xbox 360, Console, Browser, iPhone / iPad, Android, PS3
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#02
Games like Assassins Creed II

Assassins Creed II

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console, iPhone / iPad, PS3, Mac
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#03
Games like Final Fantasy IV

Final Fantasy IV

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Android, DS, PC, Switch, PS4
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#04
Games like Diablo

Diablo

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 1996
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#05
Games like Fable: The Lost Chapters

Fable: The Lost Chapters

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Mac
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#06
Games like No More Heroes

No More Heroes

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, iPhone / iPad, Android, Wii, Switch, PC, Xbox 360, PS3
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#07
Games like Dark Age of Camelot

Dark Age of Camelot

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#08
Games like Final Fantasy III

Final Fantasy III

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Android, DS, PC, Switch, PS4, PS3, Wii, Wii U
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#09
Games like Fire Emblem

Fire Emblem

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Wii U, Switch
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#10
Games like Diablo III

Diablo III

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox 360, Mac, PS3, Switch, Xbox One
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#11
Games like Diablo II

Diablo II

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Switch, PS5, PS4, XSX
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#12
Games like Outcast

Outcast

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#13
Games like SoulCalibur IV

SoulCalibur IV

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, Console, PS3
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#14
Games like SoulCalibur II

SoulCalibur II

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Xbox 360, Console, PS3
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#15
Games like Jade Empire

Jade Empire

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Mac, Console, iPhone / iPad, Android, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#16
Games like SoulCalibur III

SoulCalibur III

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Console
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#17
Games like Gothic II

Gothic II

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 8/10

#18
Games like Final Fantasy V Advance

Final Fantasy V Advance

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Android, PC, Wii U
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 8/10

#19
Games like The Binding of Isaac

The Binding of Isaac

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, PS Vita, Mac
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 8/10

#20
Games like Ninja Gaiden Sigma

Ninja Gaiden Sigma

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS Vita, Console, PS3
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 8/10

#21
Games like Ninja Gaiden Black

Ninja Gaiden Black

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 8/10

#22
Games like Bushido Blade

Bushido Blade

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, PS3
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: 8/10

#23
Games like Genma Onimusha

Genma Onimusha

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 7.9/10

#24
Games like EverQuest

EverQuest

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 7.7/10

#25
Games like EverQuest II

EverQuest II

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#26
Games like Ninja Gaiden II

Ninja Gaiden II

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, Console, PC, Xbox One
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 7.5/10

#27
Games like Legend of Kay

Legend of Kay

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PS2, Console, DS, PS4, PC, Mac, Switch, PS3
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 7.5/10

#28
Games like Shadow of Rome

Shadow of Rome

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Console
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 7.5/10

#29
Games like Bushido Blade 2

Bushido Blade 2

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Console, PS3
  • Release: 1998
  • Rating: 7.5/10

#30
Games like Maken X

Maken X

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 7.5/10

#31
Games like Prince of Persia

Prince of Persia

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Mac, Console, iPhone / iPad, PS3, Wii
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 7.4/10

#32
Games like Rival Schools

Rival Schools

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Console, PS3
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: 7.4/10

#33
Games like Kingdom of Paradise

Kingdom of Paradise

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PS5, PS4
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 7.4/10

#34
Games like Monster Hunter Tri

Monster Hunter Tri

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, Wii
  • Release: 2009
  • Rating: 7.4/10

#35
Games like Heavenly Sword

Heavenly Sword

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: Console, PS3
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 7.3/10

#36
Games like Shinobi

Shinobi

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Console, Switch, Wii
  • Release: 1987
  • Rating: 7.3/10

#37
Games like Radiata Stories

Radiata Stories

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PS2, Console
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 7.3/10

#38
Games like Hoard

Hoard

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, PS3
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 7.3/10

#39
Games like Grandia III

Grandia III

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PS2, Console, Browser, PS3
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 7.2/10

#40
Games like Prince of Persia Classic

Prince of Persia Classic

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, iPhone / iPad, Android, PS3, Xbox One
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 7.2/10

#41
Games like SoulCalibur V

SoulCalibur V

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: 7.2/10

#42
Games like Spartan: Total Warrior

Spartan: Total Warrior

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Xbox 360
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 7/10

#43
Games like Dynasty Warriors 4

Dynasty Warriors 4

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PS2, Console, PC, PS3
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 7/10

#44
Games like Draconus

Draconus

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 1988
  • Rating: 7/10

#45
Games like Dungeon Maker: Hunting Ground

Dungeon Maker: Hunting Ground

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 7/10

#46
Games like Tekken

Tekken

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, iPhone / iPad, PS3, Android
  • Release: 1994
  • Rating: 7/10

#47
Games like Nightmare Creatures

Nightmare Creatures

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Console
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: 7/10

#48
Games like Samurai II: Vengeance

Samurai II: Vengeance

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Android, Mac
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 7/10

#49
Games like Gladius

Gladius

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Xbox 360, Console, PS3
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 7/10

#50
Games like Dynasty Warriors 2

Dynasty Warriors 2

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PS2, PS3
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 6.9/10

#51
Games like Killer Is Dead

Killer Is Dead

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC
  • Release: 2013
  • Rating: 6.3/10

#52
Games like King Arthur

King Arthur

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, PS2
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 6.1/10

#53
Games like Dynasty Warriors 5: Xtreme Legends

Dynasty Warriors 5: Xtreme Legends

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 6.1/10

#54
Games like Strength of the Sword 3

Strength of the Sword 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS3
  • Release: 2013
  • Rating: 6/10

#55
Games like Shrek the Third

Shrek the Third

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Wii, DS
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 5/10

#56
Games like Tenchu Z

Tenchu Z

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 5/10

#57
Games like Sakura Samurai

Sakura Samurai

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: 3DS
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: n/a

#58
Games like Gothic (series)

Gothic (series)

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, PS5, XSX
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: n/a

#59
Games like No More Heroes 2

No More Heroes 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, Wii
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: n/a

#60
Games like Total War

Total War

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: n/a
  • Rating: n/a

#61
Games like The Elder Scrolls IV

The Elder Scrolls IV

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, PS3
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: n/a

#62
Games like Age of Conan

Age of Conan

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: n/a
  • Rating: n/a

#63
Games like Star Wars Jedi Knight

Star Wars Jedi Knight

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Console
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: n/a

#64
Games like Onimusha

Onimusha

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Console
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: n/a

#65
Games like Onimusha 3

Onimusha 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Console
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: n/a

#66
Games like Tenchu 2

Tenchu 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: n/a

#67
Games like Star Wars Jedi Knight II

Star Wars Jedi Knight II

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Mac, Console
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: n/a

#68
Games like Prince of Persia Rival Swords

Prince of Persia Rival Swords

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Console, Wii
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: n/a

#69
Games like The Elder Scrolls Adventures

The Elder Scrolls Adventures

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1998
  • Rating: n/a

#70
Games like Star Wars Galaxies

Star Wars Galaxies

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: n/a
  • Rating: n/a

#71
Games like Phantasy Star Online Episode I and II

Phantasy Star Online Episode I and II

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: n/a

#72
Games like Onimusha 2

Onimusha 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Console
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: n/a

#73
Games like Epic Citadel

Epic Citadel

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: n/a

#74
Games like Afternoon of the Dead

Afternoon of the Dead

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: n/a

#75
Games like Contract Killer

Contract Killer

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Android, Mac, Switch, Xbox One
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: n/a

#76
Games like Dead Already?

Dead Already?

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Browser, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: n/a

#77
Games like Xenosaga Episode II

Xenosaga Episode II

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PS2
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: n/a