People have been addicted to this stupid game for seventeen years nowJesus Diaz9/24/13 9:29amFiled to: gamespokemonEditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink Pokemon. I remember playing it a couple times and it was more boring than C-SPAN. But it's one of the most popular games in history. People have been playing this video game—which started as a card game—for seventeen years now. Insane.