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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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4,013 3,565
Ranker Video

2
3,985 2,644
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
4,077 2,404
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
4,471 2,923
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,764 2,159
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
2,985 1,723
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
3,579 1,846
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
3,327 1,643
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
3,929 1,499
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
2,287 1,872
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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2,765 1,442
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,322 1,315
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

13
1,862 1,468
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

14
2,622 1,131
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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2,154 1,426
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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2,120 1,349
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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2,354 1,168
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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1,805 1,288
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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1,827 1,047
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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1,694 1,310
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,420 1,187
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,880 1,244
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,634 1,383
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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1,283 1,123
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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2,092 1,134
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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1,203 1,252
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,295 1,067
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,610 1,128
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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1,541 1,028
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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1,289 1,058
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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1,085 978
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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1,267 925
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,368 1,113
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Duck Hunt 1984

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998 1,060
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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926 923
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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1,058 814
The Sims is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
JennaCarter added The Sims 2000

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1,590 993
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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843 765
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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1,131 662
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,468 928
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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1,253 614
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,505 901
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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1,057 903
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
StarCraft 1998

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962 875
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,106 841
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,018 721
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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767 922
Rock Band is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,147 762
Pokémon Gold and Silver crysta... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,014 714
Doom is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Doom 1993

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1,255 735
The Oregon Trail is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time