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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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4,064 3,646
Ranker Video

2
4,043 2,700
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
4,142 2,456
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
4,577 2,964
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,824 2,200
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
3,037 1,756
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
3,625 1,876
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
3,392 1,677
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
4,008 1,527
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
2,327 1,911
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

11
2,801 1,473
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,364 1,336
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

13
1,899 1,497
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

14
2,670 1,156
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

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2,186 1,455
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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2,155 1,371
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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2,388 1,194
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,838 1,314
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,858 1,071
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

20
1,908 1,266
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,718 1,344
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,441 1,216
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,662 1,407
Pac-Man is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Pac-Man 1980

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1,304 1,146
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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2,121 1,157
Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Fallout 3 2008

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1,224 1,275
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,318 1,085
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,631 1,156
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,561 1,054
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,317 1,079
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Halo 3 2007

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1,106 1,003
The Sims 2 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
The Sims 2 2004

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1,086 831
The Sims is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
JennaCarter added The Sims 2000

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1,283 948
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,390 1,131
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Duck Hunt 1984

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1,008 1,086
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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944 946
Wii Sports is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Wii Sports 2006

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1,611 1,015
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
ChrisPerez added Solitaire 1989

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868 781
Age of Empires II: The Age of ... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,148 683
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,502 943
Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Diablo II 2000

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1,274 629
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,535 921
Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
AustinTitus added Minecraft 2009

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1,080 918
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
StarCraft 1998

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975 894
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,123 860
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,035 741
Star Wars: Knights of the Old ... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,164 776
Pokémon Gold and Silver crysta... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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775 943
Rock Band is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,036 728
Doom is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Doom 1993

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1,276 752
The Oregon Trail is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time