Total Nerd The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time  

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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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4,021 3,575
Ranker Video

2
3,995 2,649
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
4,082 2,407
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
4,477 2,931
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,768 2,162
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
2,990 1,725
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
3,583 1,848
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

8
3,331 1,646
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina o... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
3,935 1,501
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
2,290 1,874
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

11
2,766 1,445
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,325 1,317
The Legend of Zelda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

13
1,864 1,470
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

14
2,625 1,133
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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2,156 1,427
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

16
2,123 1,350
Super Mario Kart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

17
2,357 1,169
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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1,809 1,290
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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1,830 1,049
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

20
1,697 1,311
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,423 1,188
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,882 1,245
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,639 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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1,285 1,125
Mario Party is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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2,096 1,136
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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1,205 1,254
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,296 1,069
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,611 1,130
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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1,543 1,029
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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1,293 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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1,088 980
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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1,269 927
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,371 1,114
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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999 1,061
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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927 924
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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1,061 815
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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1,595 993
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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845 767
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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1,133 664
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,469 931
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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1,255 616
Super Smash Bros. Melee is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,508 903
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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1,058 905
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
StarCraft 1998

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963 876
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,109 841
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,020 723
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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769 923
Rock Band is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

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1,148 763
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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1,015 717
Doom is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
Doom 1993

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1,256 737
The Oregon Trail is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time