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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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3,517 2,941
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2
3,432 2,256
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
3,543 2,043
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
3,872 2,522
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,405 1,793
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
2,546 1,461
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
3,183 1,574
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
2,872 1,370
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
1,968 1,584
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
3,260 1,305
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

11
2,390 1,248
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,029 1,117
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

13
1,607 1,239
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

14
2,225 948
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
DigBick added Pokémon Red and Blue

15
1,863 1,210
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
1,881 1,156
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

17
1,569 1,084
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

18
1,966 997
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

19
1,656 1,047
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

20
1,243 1,000
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

21
1,578 885
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

22
1,479 1,136
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

23
1,474 1,221
Pac-Man is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Pac-Man 1980

24
1,113 982
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

25
1,827 990
Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Fallout 3 2008

26
1,137 929
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

27
1,076 1,084
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Civilization III Oct 30 2001

28
1,356 984
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

29
932 831
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
1,111 792
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

31
1,233 968
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Duck Hunt 1984

32
1,258 886
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

33
1,083 923
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Halo 3 2007

34
902 925
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

35
924 685
The Sims is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
JennaCarter added The Sims 2000

36
763 792
Wii Sports is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Wii Sports 2006

37
1,448 872
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
ChrisPerez added Solitaire Jan 01 1989

38
963 552
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

39
689 652
Age of Empires II: The Age of ... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

40
1,281 811
Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Diablo II 2000

41
1,084 513
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

42
940 771
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
StarCraft 1998

43
1,245 766
Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
AustinTitus added Minecraft 2009

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44
876 751
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

45
951 709
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

46
685 797
Rock Band is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

47
871 615
Star Wars: Knights of the Old ... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

48
1,133 635
The Oregon Trail is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

49
998 666
Pokémon Gold and Silver crysta... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

50
584 638
SimCity is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
SimCity 1989