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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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3,661 3,124
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2
3,594 2,370
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
3,702 2,153
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
4,053 2,636
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,512 1,892
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
2,689 1,526
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
3,307 1,645
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
3,014 1,445
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
2,074 1,656
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
3,443 1,359
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

11
2,496 1,298
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,111 1,160
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

13
1,695 1,289
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

14
2,351 997
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
1,962 1,258
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
1,951 1,203
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

17
2,095 1,037
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

18
1,637 1,140
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

19
1,662 918
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

20
1,724 1,094
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

21
1,293 1,045
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

22
1,534 1,176
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

23
1,516 1,262
Pac-Man is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Pac-Man 1980

24
1,163 1,013
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

25
1,896 1,027
Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Fallout 3 2008

26
1,122 1,120
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Civilization III Oct 30 2001

27
1,198 959
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

28
1,438 1,023
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

29
972 872
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
1,338 925
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

31
1,147 955
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Halo 3 2007

32
1,165 823
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

33
1,270 1,005
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Duck Hunt 1984

34
929 962
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

35
811 820
Wii Sports is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Wii Sports 2006

36
960 721
The Sims is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
JennaCarter added The Sims 2000

37
1,490 901
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
ChrisPerez added Solitaire Jan 01 1989

38
1,021 578
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

39
746 678
Age of Empires II: The Age of ... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

40
1,345 838
Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Diablo II 2000

41
1,138 536
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

42
972 800
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
StarCraft 1998

43
1,306 804
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
900 786
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

45
949 647
Mario Kart Wii is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

46
995 756
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

47
707 831
Rock Band is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

48
919 642
Star Wars: Knights of the Old ... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

49
1,041 693
Pokémon Gold and Silver crysta... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

50
1,158 663
The Oregon Trail is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time