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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
4,262 3,867
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2
4,229 2,853
Super Mario Bros. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

3
4,316 2,612
Mario Kart 64 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

4
4,801 3,114
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

5
2,927 2,339
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

6
3,237 1,843
Super Smash Bros. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

7
3,524 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
4,215 1,635
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

9
3,759 1,964
Super Mario Bros. 3 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

10
2,440 2,021
Grand Theft Auto III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

11
2,902 1,553
Super Mario 64 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

12
2,829 1,217
Pokémon Red and Blue is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
DigBick added

13
2,461 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 1,588
Mortal Kombat is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

15
2,275 1,537
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 1,264
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

18
1,910 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 1,280
SimCity 2000 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

20
1,932 1,133
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

21
1,987 1,326
Final Fantasy VII is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

22
1,786 1,416
Guitar Hero is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

23
2,201 1,222
Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2008

24
1,732 1,470
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
1,268 1,336
Civilization III is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

27
1,373 1,140
Street Fighter II is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

28
1,714 1,210
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 1,063
The Sims 2 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2004

30
1,146 892
The Sims is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
JennaCarter added 2000

31
1,636 1,107
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
1,336 992
Donkey Kong Country is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

34
1,431 1,189
Duck Hunt is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1984

35
1,008 994
Wii Sports is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2006

36
1,030 1,138
Donkey Kong is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

37
1,666 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
1,665 959
Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
AustinTitus added 2009

40
1,559 983
Diablo II is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
2000

41
1,206 726
Super Smash Bros. Brawl is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

42
1,331 669
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
1,116 960
StarCraft is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1998

45
1,002 937
Sonic the Hedgehog Genesis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

46
1,177 900
Grand Theft Auto IV is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

47
1,045 624
Pokémon Yellow is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

48
1,211 804
Pokémon Gold and Silver is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

49
1,067 774
Star Wars: Knights of the Old ... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

50
1,078 756
Doom is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time
1993