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Screenshot from the MMOG game Planetside

Massivly Multiplayer Online Games, MMOG, or MMO is a Video Game Catagory in which the Users experience in the game includes the simultaneous connection with as many as hundreds of thousands of other users through a connection to the Internet. The gameplay, which could be competitive or cooperative, is formed around a large number of users who each play the game while simultaneously sharing the same surface, and sometimes the same goals or quests as other users.

Examples of Different MMOG Genres[]

  • MMORPG | Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game
  • MMOFPS | Massively Multiplayer Online First Person Shooter
  • MMORTS | Massively multiplayer Online Real Time Strategy
  • MMORG | Massively Multiplayer Online Rhythm Games
  • MMOSG | Massively Multiplayer Online Social Games