Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope

Coined by John Romero and abbreviated as DM or TDM (team deathmatch), a deathmatch is a free-for-all instance in a first person shooter game where all players try to defeat one another. These matches are usually timed, and the winner is whoever obtained the most frags during the allotted time.

Computer abbreviations, CTF, DM, FFA, Game terms