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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
4,259 3,866
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2
4,227 2,852
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
4,314 2,609
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
4,798 3,112
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,927 2,338
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
3,235 1,842
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
3,521 1,786
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
4,212 1,634
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
3,758 1,963
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
2,440 2,020
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

11
2,901 1,552
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,828 1,216
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
DigBick added

13
2,460 1,418
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

14
1,990 1,587
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

15
2,275 1,536
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

16
2,259 1,429
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

17
2,522 1,263
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

18
1,909 1,390
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

19
1,509 1,279
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

20
1,932 1,132
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

21
1,985 1,326
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

22
1,786 1,415
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

23
2,200 1,222
Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2008

24
1,732 1,469
Pac-Man is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1980

25
1,366 1,202
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

26
1,266 1,336
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

27
1,373 1,139
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

28
1,714 1,209
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

29
1,165 1,062
The Sims 2 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2004

30
1,146 891
The Sims is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
JennaCarter added 2000

31
1,636 1,106
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

32
1,370 1,133
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2007

33
1,336 991
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

34
1,429 1,188
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1984

35
1,006 993
Wii Sports is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2006

36
1,030 1,137
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

37
1,664 1,061
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
ChrisPerez added 1989

38
909 824
Age of Empires II: The Age of ... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

39
1,664 958
Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
AustinTitus added 2009

40
1,557 982
Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2000

41
1,203 725
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

42
1,330 668
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

43
1,324 788
The Oregon Trail is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

44
1,116 959
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1998

45
1,002 936
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

46
1,177 899
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

47
1,045 623
Pokémon Yellow is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

48
1,211 803
Pokémon Gold and Silver is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

49
1,065 774
Star Wars: Knights of the Old ... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

50
1,077 755
Doom is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1993