The rise in there use of smartphones all over the world has shifted the paradigm of virtual gaming world to the basic of the phones, which is specifically available and accessible to the smart phones users, irrespective of their location and ability.
The spectre of games all over the virtual world is hugely alarming and the gamers are having hard time choosing a specific game to play due to the enticing features that comes along with each games.
However, many online games these days are so technical and tricky to play that to use common language and terminology to describe their inner workings would take hours, leaving players bored and tongue tied.
This has led to many games spawning their very own set of terms and phrases which, in some cases, can often sound like a different language altogether.
With different language, the uniqueness of each games comes to folds with beam of authenticity that ensure the visibility of entertainment which is used as the mean to lure many gamers to their games. On official sites such as PokerStars, one of the largest poker developers today that apart from developing the game, also provides guides for users to feel more comfortable when playing.
In this article we look at some of the games whose terminology and specialist lingo has reached new heights, requiring newbies to undergo a crash course in order to understand a word that is being blabbed on the virtual battle field, card table, or gaming board.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Other Battle Royal Games
Whether it be DrDisrespect, Shroud, or some other streaming megastar, many gamers have probably come across the eccentric and audacious Call of Duty: Warzone either on YouTube or Twitch. However, when a low level player’s dive right into stream of the high-end of the game war zones, they all mostly quickly find themselves lost as to what’s going on, with combat lingos mixing with other terminologies that is critical to understanding how such battle royale game works.
However, as a gamer with audacity to be the champion at the end of each level, many rookie gamers need to familiarize themselves with the terminologies of such entertaining game.
Most importantly, when you hear that “enemies are dropping into the AO” it means to watch out for foes parachuting towards you into the Area of Operation. Also, the term “loadout” is a unique word used as a supply drop that gives the player the edge over your opponents.
More also, you ought to keep in mind that in order to play multi-player games it is worth being able to memorize the names of important areas on the map, such as “gas station” and “air hangers”.
Of course, each gamer can always learn as they play or by watching other more experienced players interact, but these days it pays to do some independent study in order to get ahead of the crowd.
Classic Card and Board Games
Classic cards and board games are of the most tantalizing, yet brain tasking game that involve concentration, calculation, and manipulation to ensure that each gamer can come out at the end of the game victorious against their counterpart or the computer.
In fact, there might be plethora of the games cadre from sports, adventures, among many other cadres of games available in virtual word, but the essence of classical games gives many gamers the thrill and passion to entertain themselves with such rigorous games
While some games develop their own terminology by virtue of the dynamics of the game, there are others whose vocabulary has taken hundreds or thousands of years to turn into what people use today.
Let’s take for instance, the game of chess, which not only requires that high level players learn how to demark a board using coordinates, but also requires them to learn the names of specific moves, like the “Anti-Sicilian” or the “Boden’s Mate”, the latter being a move first invented by a chess grand master called Sam Boden, all the way back in the late 1800s.
More so, many card games such as poker are exactly on the same path with the likes of chess, with virtually every move that each player make is designated name such as a “raise”, “check” or “fold”.
However, there are all the different poker rankings, which as a new player wanting to know their stuff, they will need to memorize off the terminologies by heart with the help of a poker dictionary. Yes, such a thing actually exists!
When the player are done studying the ins and outs of the game terminologies and rules, they are sure to know the difference between a “Full-House” and a “Royal Flush”.
Simulator Games That Put You in Command of Planes and Tractors
Simulation games is gradually taking the control of the virtual gaming world, due to it effectiveness in ensuring that each gamer is actively involve with their consciousness and actions in the games
Though, we may be going out on a limb with this one, but is there really anything more challenging in the world of online games than taking the controls of a giant airplane without having the foggiest clue about what you should be doing?
That is the scenario that faces each players of Microsoft Flight Simulator, with aviation terminology coming at them from all spheres of the game, and the air traffic control tower chirping in the player’s ear along with the plane’s early warning systems.
Get them muddled, or misunderstand a command, and that runway might start approaching a little quicker than expected. And like a real time flight, this games give the players the and readiness to effect all of the reality flying fantasies
Like Microsoft Flying Simulator, many other stimulating games terminologies are very vast and verse.
For something slightly less risk averse, and yet still with plenty of lingo to learn, there is the rather niche Farming Simulator 19, or even the wonderfully thrilling Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes.