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A list of the most popular gaming topics and terms.

Term Definition
MIA

1. In LoL: The enemy you're laning against isn't there.

2. Missing in Action, reffering to anyone who is missing or not in clear view.

--In a sentence: 1. "Top MIA"

--In a sentence: 2. "Lance is MIA"

Mid

1. the middle of the map.

--In a sentence: "DON'T FIGHT IN MID."

MOBA

Acronym

1. Multiplayer Online Battle Arena.

--MOBA games include: Defense of the Ancients (DotA), LoL, Heroes of Newerth

Nerf

1. To weaken.

--In a sentence: "If they nerf this again I'll be able to walk into Mordor alone."

--Originated in early MMO's in reference to how a Nerf Gun's ammo couldn't offer any potential harm to anyone. It was adopted by the gaming community to showcase weakening of zones or fights.

Noob

1. noun: Describes a player that is new to a game and lacks experience.

2. noun: Describes a player that is terrible at a game and refuses to learn more.

--In a sentence: "Why are you such a noob?!"

--Also referred to as: n00b, newb, newbie, noobie.

Noobtube

1. Grenade launcher in CoD.

--In a sentence: "He's using a noobtube >:("

NPC

Acronym

1. Non-Playable Character

--In a sentence: "Just stand in the back near that NPC and look pretty."

OBT

Acronym

1. Open Beta Test

--In a sentence: "I got the invite into the OBT"

OOM

Acronym

1. Out of mana/magic.

--In a sentence: "The healer is oom!"

OTW

Acronym

1. On the way.

--In a sentence: "I'm otw."