Total Nerd The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time  

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List Rules Must be video games that you can't put down and have wasted numerous hours on.

The most addictive games of all time, ranked by the wisdom of the crowd. Anyone can add their video game addictions to this list, making it an accurate, real-time ranking of the addicting video games that gamers just can't put down. Voting on this list is easier than figuring out the Konami code, so add your two cents and see how your gaming obsessions stack up against everyone else's.

Of the most addicting games, there are some from every era. From addicting PC games to the most addicting video games, there's something for everyone on this list, no matter what kids of video games you like. Gamers the world over know that with some games, you just can't stop playing. Going beyond just the top 10 addicting games, this list has over 300 games that are sure to have you hooked!
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+ - 3,449 2,853
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2
+ - 3,365 2,202
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
+ - 3,436 1,999
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
+ - 3,780 2,451
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
+ - 2,327 1,741
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
+ - 2,783 1,332
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
+ - 2,474 1,417
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
+ - 3,112 1,535
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
+ - 3,146 1,260
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
+ - 1,910 1,533
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

11
+ - 1,974 1,085
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
+ - 2,329 1,214
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

13
+ - 1,573 1,195
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

14
+ - 2,144 915
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

15
+ - 1,809 1,172
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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16
+ - 1,832 1,119
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

17
+ - 1,526 1,040
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

18
+ - 1,604 1,006
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

19
+ - 1,214 962
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

20
+ - 1,538 855
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

21
+ - 1,899 963
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

22
+ - 1,429 1,106
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

23
+ - 1,440 1,193
Pac-Man is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Pac-Man 1980

24
+ - 1,777 956
Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Fallout 3 2008

25
+ - 1,083 947
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

26
+ - 1,112 893
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

27
+ - 1,047 1,048
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

28
+ - 1,318 954
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

29
+ - 911 792
The Sims 2 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
The Sims 2 2004

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30
+ - 891 893
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

31
+ - 1,204 938
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Duck Hunt 1984

32
+ - 1,077 768
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

33
+ - 1,047 893
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Halo 3 2007

34
+ - 896 648
The Sims is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
The Sims 2000

35
+ - 1,217 860
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

36
+ - 1,423 846
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Solitaire 1989

37
+ - 669 619
Age of Empires II: The Age of ... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

38
+ - 733 760
Wii Sports is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Wii Sports 2006

39
+ - 1,243 791
Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Diablo II 2000

40
+ - 1,041 491
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

41
+ - 905 744
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
StarCraft 1998

42
+ - 1,213 738
Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Minecraft 2009

43
+ - 852 728
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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+ - 839 589
Star Wars: Knights of the Old ... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

45
+ - 969 646
Pokémon Gold and Silver crysta... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

46
+ - 927 530
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

47
+ - 924 686
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

48
+ - 665 775
Rock Band is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

49
+ - 1,093 617
The Oregon Trail is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

50
+ - 565 612
SimCity is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
SimCity 1989