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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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1
4,211 3,823
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2
4,179 2,824
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
4,272 2,580
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
4,767 3,079
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,906 2,308
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
3,189 1,825
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
3,494 1,760
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
4,164 1,615
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
3,733 1,947
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
2,409 2,004
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

11
2,880 1,538
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,795 1,201
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
DigBick added

13
2,442 1,398
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

14
1,967 1,574
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

15
2,251 1,520
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

16
2,237 1,416
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

17
2,491 1,250
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

18
1,891 1,376
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

19
1,494 1,266
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

20
1,916 1,118
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

21
1,970 1,314
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

22
1,770 1,405
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

23
2,180 1,211
Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2008

24
1,719 1,459
Pac-Man is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1980

25
1,355 1,191
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

26
1,256 1,330
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

27
1,360 1,131
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

28
1,694 1,202
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

29
1,152 1,052
The Sims 2 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2004

30
1,135 879
The Sims is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
JennaCarter added 2000

31
1,624 1,097
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

32
1,362 1,127
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2007

33
1,326 986
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

34
1,421 1,180
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1984

35
996 988
Wii Sports is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2006

36
1,029 1,127
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

37
1,657 1,052
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
ChrisPerez added 1989

38
904 818
Age of Empires II: The Age of ... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

39
1,553 972
Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2000

40
1,638 951
Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
AustinTitus added 2009

41
1,195 718
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

42
1,317 662
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

43
1,317 783
The Oregon Trail is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

44
1,110 954
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1998

45
998 930
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

46
1,166 893
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

47
1,040 619
Pokémon Yellow is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

48
1,205 799
Pokémon Gold and Silver is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

49
1,060 769
Star Wars: Knights of the Old ... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

50
1,067 752
Doom is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1993