Video games have to be one of the few things where the word ‘addictive’ is a superlative rather than a warning. Some games have the power to swallow up people’s time to the point where whole days disappear in what seems like the blink of an eye – which is awesome! Unless they totally destroy your life/relationships/family, which isn’t so awesome.
The big question is, of course, what are the most addictive games of recent years? The titles that get their hooks so deep into your skin, you'll want to melt them down on a spoon and mainline them into your veins (please don’t actually do this). Here are the 9 games that will lure you in with a teaser sample, and never let you go – in a good way, of course.