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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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4,072 3,671
Ranker Video

2
4,050 2,713
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
4,156 2,466
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
4,610 2,970
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,836 2,209
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
3,049 1,761
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
3,634 1,881
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
3,407 1,681
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
4,021 1,530
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
2,332 1,919
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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2,803 1,478
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,375 1,339
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

13
1,904 1,503
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

14
2,689 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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2,191 1,460
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

16
2,161 1,373
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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2,395 1,202
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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1,841 1,319
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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1,867 1,073
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 1,271
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 1,349
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 1,220
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,664 1,412
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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1,308 1,150
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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2,124 1,162
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 1,280
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,321 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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1,634 1,161
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 1,059
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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1,323 1,083
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 1,007
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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1,092 834
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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1,289 951
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 1,133
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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948 948
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 1,018
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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1,280 631
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,543 922
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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1,080 921
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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775 946
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