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!

1
4,150 3,767
Ranker Video

2
4,127 2,775
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
4,221 2,534
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
4,695 3,038
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,875 2,265
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
3,136 1,794
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
3,457 1,726
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
4,099 1,582
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
3,692 1,921
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
2,379 1,967
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

11
2,845 1,513
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,746 1,179
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
DigBick added Pokémon Red and Blue

13
2,415 1,372
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

14
1,939 1,546
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

15
2,228 1,492
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

16
2,202 1,401
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

17
2,457 1,230
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

18
1,867 1,355
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

19
1,471 1,245
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

20
1,891 1,102
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

21
1,945 1,297
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

22
1,748 1,386
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

23
2,151 1,193
Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Fallout 3 2008

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1,699 1,439
Pac-Man is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Pac-Man 1980

25
1,340 1,173
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

26
1,243 1,308
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

27
1,343 1,114
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

28
1,668 1,184
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

29
1,136 1,033
The Sims 2 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
The Sims 2 2004

30
1,119 860
The Sims is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
JennaCarter added The Sims 2000

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1,600 1,080
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,343 1,106
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Halo 3 2007

33
1,309 970
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

34
1,415 1,154
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Duck Hunt 1984

35
974 970
Wii Sports is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Wii Sports 2006

36
1,024 1,109
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

37
1,640 1,037
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
ChrisPerez added Solitaire 1989

38
884 805
Age of Empires II: The Age of ... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

39
1,536 961
Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Diablo II 2000

40
1,177 707
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

41
1,596 939
Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
AustinTitus added Minecraft 2009

42
1,301 652
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

43
1,299 770
The Oregon Trail is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

44
1,101 942
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
StarCraft 1998

45
989 917
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

46
1,155 880
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

47
1,026 609
Pokémon Yellow is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

48
1,051 758
Star Wars: Knights of the Old ... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,189 790
Pokémon Gold and Silver is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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784 962
Rock Band is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time