terminology

The Daily Grind: What once-popular MMORPG terminology has fallen out of use?

76
Let's play with words. A while back I saw someone describing the act of MMO banksitting on Twitter without actually using the term. It's one...
I AM SO GREAT! *clap* I AM SO GREAT!

The Daily Grind: What do you think about ‘gear peacocks’ in MMOs?

50
Every so often, usually when it comes to World of Warcraft, I hear what I've always thought of as the Peacock Defense for making raid...
Yo.

The Daily Grind: Which MMO subgenres need better names?

40
There are an awful lot of games falling under the broad header of "not quite an MMORPG but still multiplayer shooter with strong influences...
Chronicle of a Death Foretold.

But seriously, how is stream honking actually a thing

59
So here's a term Eliot couldn't possibly have dreamed up for our terminology columns: stream honking. So imagine you're MJ playing a gankbox on a...
This isn't how it had to be.

Perfect Ten: More terminology the MMORPG genre needs

40
Many moons ago (so, a few months), I wrote a column about terminology that we need for the MMO genre. This made our Editor-in-Chief...
Everything old is... still old, but a newer sort of old.

The Daily Grind: Is there any MMORPG slang that you just do not get?

0
A funny thread on the MMORPG subreddit last week reminded me that gaming slang is anything but obvious. "I just now realized that OOM means...
Springlike, sort of?

Massive Landmark patch revamps terminology, harvesting, and gear

28
A major patch has landed in Landmark in preparation for the title's full launch later in the spring. It's not a patch aimed just at veterans...
mmm whatchu saaaaay

Perfect Ten: MMO terms that have overstayed their welcome

271
My original plan for this week - during the few moments that I was capable of coherent speech rather than just babbling about the...

ADVERTISEMENT

THE LATEST POSTS

TOP CONTENT