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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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4,056 3,626
Ranker Video

2
4,030 2,687
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
4,130 2,442
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
4,554 2,959
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,808 2,193
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
3,030 1,748
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
3,615 1,872
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
3,372 1,672
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
3,990 1,522
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
2,317 1,904
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

11
2,791 1,467
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,351 1,335
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

13
1,889 1,492
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

14
2,660 1,152
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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2,178 1,449
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

16
2,147 1,369
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

17
2,380 1,189
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

18
1,831 1,309
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

19
1,848 1,068
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

20
1,714 1,337
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

21
1,899 1,263
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,436 1,209
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,660 1,398
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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1,299 1,140
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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2,115 1,153
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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1,219 1,272
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,312 1,082
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,628 1,150
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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1,558 1,048
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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1,313 1,073
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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1,102 997
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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1,079 826
The Sims is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
JennaCarter added The Sims 2000

33
1,281 941
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,385 1,126
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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1,007 1,081
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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942 941
Wii Sports is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Wii Sports 2006

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1,608 1,009
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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862 779
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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1,144 678
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

40
1,494 940
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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1,269 626
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,529 915
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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1,074 916
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
StarCraft 1998

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972 890
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,119 856
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,030 736
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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1,161 774
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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774 938
Rock Band is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,030 725
Doom is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Doom 1993

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1,269 749
The Oregon Trail is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time