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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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4,129 3,741
Ranker Video

2
4,104 2,758
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
4,203 2,516
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
4,675 3,025
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,863 2,251
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
3,115 1,784
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
4,081 1,568
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
3,679 1,908
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
2,370 1,955
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
3,443 1,716
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

11
1,930 1,532
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,833 1,502
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

13
2,731 1,171
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
DigBick added Pokémon Red and Blue

14
2,401 1,362
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

15
2,216 1,483
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

16
2,437 1,221
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

17
2,187 1,393
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

18
1,859 1,345
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

19
1,464 1,237
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

20
1,884 1,091
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

21
1,938 1,290
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

22
1,742 1,374
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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2,144 1,184
Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Fallout 3 2008

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1,684 1,429
Pac-Man is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Pac-Man 1980

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1,329 1,166
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,242 1,298
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,337 1,106
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,653 1,178
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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1,130 1,024
The Sims 2 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
The Sims 2 2004

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1,113 851
The Sims is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
JennaCarter added The Sims 2000

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1,587 1,075
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,336 1,099
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Halo 3 2007

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1,304 964
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,408 1,146
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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967 961
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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1,017 1,102
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,632 1,031
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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880 798
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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1,529 956
Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Diablo II 2000

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1,171 701
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,578 935
Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
AustinTitus added Minecraft 2009

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1,295 645
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

43
1,144 874
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,098 934
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
StarCraft 1998

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1,293 765
The Oregon Trail is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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986 912
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,023 606
Pokémon Yellow is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,046 755
Star Wars: Knights of the Old ... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,185 787
Pokémon Gold and Silver is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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782 959
Rock Band is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time