MMORPG


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MMORPG

(Massively Multiuser Online Role Playing Game) A role playing game on the computer played by many people. An MMORPG differs from a regular computer role playing game because its environment is perpetual. People log in, join the game, take on their role and leave whenever they wish, but the game continues. See CRPG, MMOG and Second Life.
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In many ways, my course's MMORPG assignment even helped the students to understand what historian Andrew McMichael identifies as "how western culture packages, 'uses,' and 'consumes' its history.
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