The history of video games based on professional wrestling is a sketchy one at best. While there have been many games that have been able to capture the feel of real professional wrestling (now that's an oxymoron), there have been many more that have failed miserably in bringing us the face stomps and chair shots to the back of the head we've come to expect. 

We've sifted through the decades of professional wrestling video games and have narrowed the list down to The 12 Best Pro-Wrestling Video Games Ever.

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