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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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4,073 3,673
Ranker Video

2
4,051 2,716
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
4,158 2,468
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
4,611 2,973
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,837 2,210
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
3,052 1,762
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
3,635 1,883
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
3,407 1,683
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
4,024 1,532
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
2,333 1,920
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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2,804 1,480
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,375 1,341
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

13
1,904 1,504
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

14
2,691 1,157
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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2,192 1,461
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

16
2,163 1,374
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

17
2,396 1,203
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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1,842 1,321
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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1,868 1,074
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,914 1,273
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,722 1,350
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

The Best Economic Simulation Games of All Time

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1,445 1,221
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,664 1,413
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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1,309 1,151
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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2,124 1,163
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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1,225 1,281
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,322 1,089
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,635 1,162
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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1,564 1,060
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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1,324 1,084
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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1,108 1,009
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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1,092 836
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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1,289 952
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,394 1,134
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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949 948
Wii Sports is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Wii Sports 2006

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1,011 1,089
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,614 1,019
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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871 784
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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1,151 686
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,507 946
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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1,281 631
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,544 922
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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1,080 922
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
StarCraft 1998

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976 897
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,125 862
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,039 742
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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1,166 777
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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776 946
Rock Band is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,038 729
Doom is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Doom 1993

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1,281 753
The Oregon Trail is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time