You might have observed the exchange of various terms in gaming. While the list of such terms is never-ending, we will discuss one such abbreviation word, MMO. Let’s see what this slang term is and what does the abbreviation MMO mean.
What is MMO
MMO is an abbreviation for various terms. In gaming, MMO stand for Massively multiplayer online. It is an internet slang term used commonly among gamers during an online game or online conversation. It is used to represent an online game that has a large player base.
MMO games usually entail various genres, including role-playing game, first-person shooters etc. One such popular example is the dark orbit game, a browser-based MMO (massively multiplayer online) game.
MMO abbreviation comes from MMORPG, which is in its full form, and it stands for massively multiplayer online role-playing game. Some popular examples of MMORPG are World of aWarcraft, Skyforge etc.
Example of using MMO
To understand how MMO is used in the gaming context, consider the following conversation between two players where MMO stands for massively multiplayer online.
Player A: Have you ever played Dark Orbit?
Player B: No, what is it?
Player B: You must try it; it is MMO. I am sure you will love it.
However, MMO is not solely used for gaming. In texting, MMO stands for means, motive and opportunity, or “make money online.” Another such example is Marvel mystery oil, which is an automotive product.