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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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3,664 3,129
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2
3,597 2,370
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
3,707 2,153
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
4,057 2,639
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,514 1,894
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
2,693 1,527
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
3,307 1,647
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
3,018 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
2,077 1,658
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
3,450 1,361
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

11
2,499 1,298
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,114 1,160
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

13
1,697 1,290
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

14
2,353 998
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
1,963 1,259
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
1,953 1,204
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

17
2,097 1,038
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

18
1,640 1,143
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

19
1,665 919
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

20
1,725 1,094
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

21
1,296 1,046
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

22
1,535 1,177
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

23
1,517 1,263
Pac-Man is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Pac-Man 1980

24
1,164 1,014
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

25
1,898 1,030
Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Fallout 3 2008

26
1,123 1,121
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

27
1,198 960
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

28
1,441 1,025
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

29
972 874
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
1,340 926
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

31
1,150 957
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Halo 3 2007

32
1,166 824
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

33
1,270 1,008
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Duck Hunt 1984

34
929 963
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

35
813 821
Wii Sports is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Wii Sports 2006

36
960 723
The Sims is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
JennaCarter added The Sims 2000

37
1,493 902
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
ChrisPerez added Solitaire 1989

38
1,021 579
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

39
746 680
Age of Empires II: The Age of ... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

40
1,346 840
Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Diablo II 2000

41
1,139 537
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

42
974 801
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
StarCraft 1998

43
1,307 804
Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
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900 787
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

45
949 648
Mario Kart Wii is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

46
996 757
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

47
707 832
Rock Band is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

48
920 643
Star Wars: Knights of the Old ... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

49
1,042 694
Pokémon Gold and Silver crysta... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

50
1,159 665
The Oregon Trail is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time