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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
4,267 3,873
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2
4,233 2,858
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
4,318 2,617
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
4,806 3,117
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,933 2,342
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
3,240 1,846
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
3,526 1,791
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
4,222 1,636
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
3,761 1,966
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
2,444 2,022
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

11
2,904 1,555
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,833 1,218
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
DigBick added

13
2,461 1,420
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

14
1,993 1,590
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

15
2,277 1,538
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

16
2,261 1,432
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

17
2,525 1,265
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

18
1,911 1,391
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

19
1,511 1,281
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

20
1,932 1,135
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

21
1,988 1,328
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

22
1,787 1,417
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

23
2,203 1,224
Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2008

24
1,734 1,471
Pac-Man is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1980

25
1,366 1,204
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

26
1,270 1,337
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

27
1,376 1,140
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

28
1,716 1,211
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

29
1,168 1,063
The Sims 2 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2004

30
1,148 893
The Sims is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
JennaCarter added 2000

31
1,638 1,108
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

32
1,372 1,133
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2007

33
1,337 994
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

34
1,431 1,192
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1984

35
1,011 996
Wii Sports is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2006

36
1,030 1,140
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

37
1,666 1,064
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
ChrisPerez added 1989

38
911 826
Age of Empires II: The Age of ... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

39
1,669 962
Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
AustinTitus added 2009

40
1,561 983
Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2000

41
1,209 727
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

42
1,332 670
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

43
1,325 789
The Oregon Trail is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

44
1,118 961
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1998

45
1,002 939
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

46
1,179 901
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

47
1,047 625
Pokémon Yellow is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

48
1,213 805
Pokémon Gold and Silver is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

49
1,070 774
Star Wars: Knights of the Old ... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

50
1,079 757
Doom is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1993