Game terms

Updated: 08/31/2020 by Computer Hope
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Top 10 game terms
Logitech Freedom Joystick

Software
Network
Joystick
High ping
IC
Ghosting
RAID
Game
Console
Packet

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A
AFK

Abandonware
Add
AFK
Aggro
Aimbot
Alias
All your base are belong to us!
AoE
Apex Legends
Area of Effect
Auto aim

B
Beta

B4N
Backlit gaming keyboard
Ban
Battle.net
BBIAB
BBL
Benchmark
Beta
Bethesda Launcher
BF
BG
Bhop
Bind
Bind point
Biofeedback game
Black Desert Online
Blade SAS Shadow
Boosting
Bots
BRB
Browser-based game
Buff
Bunny hop
BYOC

C
Controller

Camper
Carebear
Car game
Casual gaming
CC
Chainmail
Class
Clipping
Closed beta
Cloud gaming
Con
Console
Continuum
Controller
Cooldown
Credits
Crowd control
CS
CTF
Custom-built PC
CYA

D
Microsoft DirectX

DD
DDO
DDR
Deathmatch
Demo
Difficulty level
Digital distribution network
DIN
Ding
Dinosaur game
DirectX
DKP
DLC
DM
Dmg
DND
DOT
DotA
DPS
DualShock
Dupe

E
ESRB game rating

E3
Electronics sports
Emulator
Engine
Epic
Epic Games Launcher
EQ
ESA
E-sports
ESRB

F
DOOM FPS game

Facebook Gaming
Faceroll
Fail
Famicom
FFA
FFS
First Person Shooter
First-person view
Flight Simulator
FMCDH
FML
Fortnite
FPS
Frag
Frame
Frames Per Second
Fraps
Free Fire
FTL
FTW
FU

G
Atari game paddle

G2G
Gaikai
Game
Game control adapter
Game Explorer
GameMaker Studio
Game of life
Gamepad
Game paddle
GamePop
Game port
Gamer
Gamergate
Gamespy
Gaming computer
Gaming console
Gaming controller
Gaming keyboard
Gaming laptop
Gaming mouse mat
Gaming PC
Gaming website
Gaming wheel
Gank
Garry's Mod
Gearheads
GeForce Now
GG
GGWP
Ghosting
Gib
GM
Goat
Gold
Gone gold
Grats
Grenade jumping
Griefer
Grind
Group
GTA
GTG
Guild
Gunbound
Gun game

H
Alias

Hacker
Handle
Haptic feedback
Hardcore
Hehe
High ping
Hit points
HoT
HP
HTC Vive
HUD
Humble Bundle

I

IC
IMBA
Indie game
Instance
Intellivision
IRL

J

Joystick

K

KEK
Kewl
Key binding
Kick
Killer micro
KOS
KS

L
Loot

L2P
Lag
LAN party
Latency
Leaderboard
Leet
Leetspeak
Level
Level editor
LFG
LFM
Line of sight
Llama
LOD
Log
Loot
Loot box
LOS
Low ping
LPB

M
Meatshield

Machinima
Meatshield
Melee
Microtransaction
Minecraft
Minigame
MMOG
MMORPG
Mob
Mod
MOTD
Mt
Mud
Multiplayer

N

N1
NE1
Nerf
Network
Newbie
Nick
Ninja
Nintendo DS
Nintendo Switch
NP
NPC
NS
Nvidia shield

O
o rly owl

Oculus Rift
Offline
OMFG
OMG
OMW
Online
OnLive
OOC
Oops
Open beta
Orly
Owned
Ownz

P
PunkBuster

Packet
Paddle
Party
PC
PEGI
Physics engine
Ping
Pk
PL
Platformer
Player
Player killer
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
PlayStation
PlayStation 2
PlayStation 3
PlayStation 4
PlayStation Now
Pogo
Point-and-click
Point-and-shoot
Pop
Power leveling
Project Atlas
PS2
PS3
PS4
PSP
PST
PTR
PUG
Pull
PunkBuster
PvP
Pwned

Q

QQ
Quad damage

R
Rookie

Race
Racing game
Ragdoll
Ragdoll physics
Ragequit
RAID
RAWR
Ray casting
Ray tracing
Release
Relog
Respawn
RetroArch
Retro gamer
Rez
Rift
RL
ROBLOX
Rocket jumping
Rockstar Games Launcher
Rookie
RPG
RSAC
RTS
Runescape
Rush
RVR

S
Screenshot

Save point
Screenshot
Scroll
Season pass
Shareware
Sim
Simulation
Smurf
Software
Spammer
Spawn
Spawn camping
Speed hacker
Speedrunning
Stack
Stadia
Stat
Steam
Steam Machine
Steering wheel
STFU
STR
Strafe
Strafe jumping
Streamer

T
Twitch

Tank
TDM
Teamspeak
Teleport hacker
Third person view
THX
Trailer
Train
Troll
TTV
Turtle
Twinking
Twitch
Twitch Bits

U

Uber
Unity
Unreal Engine
Uplay

V

Valve Anti-Cheat
Vectrex
Ventrilo

W
Warez

W00t
Wallpaper Engine
Warez
Warp
WASD keys
WB
Wii
Wii U
Windowed mode
WISP
Woot
WOW
WP
WRU
WSAD keys
WTB
WTG
WTS

X

Xbox
Xbox Live
XP

Y

Yoke
YOLO
Yrly
YT

Z

Zerg
Zone

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