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The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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List Criteria: 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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    Tetris is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

    the people's #1 & most listed
    Tetris

  2. 2
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    Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time


    Super Mario Bros. 1985

  3. 3
    + 1,238
    - 713


    1996

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  4. 4
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    GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

    often listed
    GoldenEye 007 1997

  5. 5
    + 1,303
    - 965


    2004

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    + 978
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    1999

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    2011

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    + 807
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    2003

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    - 509

    ranked low on reranks
    1988

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  10. 10
    + 988
    - 527
    The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time


    The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 1998

  11. 11
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    - 442
    Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time


    Super Mario 64 1996

  12. 12
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    - 522
    Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time


    Grand Theft Auto: Vice City 2002

  13. 13
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    1992

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    1992

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    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

    often listed
    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion 2006

  16. 16
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    Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

    added by DigBick
    Pokémon Red and Blue

  17. 17
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    - 430


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    2004

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  19. 19
    + 765
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    Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time


    Fallout 3 2008

  20. 20
    + 655
    - 504


    1997

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  21. 21
    + 514
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    Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time


    Street Fighter II 1992

  22. 22
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    - 570
    Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time


    Civilization III 2001

  23. 23
    + 581
    - 490
    Pac-Man is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time


    Pac-Man 1980

  24. 24
    + 556
    - 548
    Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time


    Guitar Hero 2005

  25. 25
    + 431
    - 356


    1993

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    + 562
    - 378

    ranked low on reranks
    1991

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    + 403
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    1998

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  28. 28
    + 537
    - 512
    Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time


    Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare 2007

  29. 29
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    2004

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    1984

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    - 475


    2007

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    + 334
    - 393

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    1981

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    + 412
    - 379
    StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time


    StarCraft 1998

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    2009

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    1994

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    ranked low on reranks
    2000

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    + 267
    - 240
    Age of Empires II: The Age of ... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

    often listed & added by wiabux
    Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings 1999

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    - 220

    added by ChrisPerez
    1989

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  39. 39
    + 198
    - 115


    2001

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  40. 40
    + 407
    - 258
    Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

    added by AustinTitus
    Minecraft 2009

  41. 41
    + 346
    - 288
    Star Wars: Knights of the Old ... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time


    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic 2003

  42. 42
    + 317
    - 328
    Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time


    Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis Nov 17 2006

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    - 182


    2008

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    + 266
    - 372

    often listed & ranked high on reranks

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    + 236
    - 400

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    1987

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    + 259
    - 288


    2008

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    + 290
    - 267


    2008

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    + 369
    - 256

    ranked low on reranks
    2000

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  49. 49
    + 229
    - 307
    Wii Sports is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Wii Sports 2006

  50. 50
    + 347
    - 304
    Civilization IV is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time


    Civilization IV 2005

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