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Post by AeroPhoenix on Sun Jun 22, 2008 6:18 pm

Terms
Here are some terms you'll find when RP in these forums:

* BIC
Back In Character - Sometimes used preceding a statement or description from a character's point of view after making an OOC statement.

* FFRP
Free Form Role Playing

* Godmodding
A term to describe someone who roleplays a character with the the ability to avoid all potentional character-damaging, fatal attacks or any boon that should have happened to a character during roleplay.

* IC
In Character - Sometimes used preceding a statement or description from a character's point of view.

* Metagaming
A term to describe someone who uses knowledge gained out of character and not obtained in character or within the storyline.

* (MS)
Mind Speak - Usually used preceding conversation made though the mind. Usually through powers like telepathy or spells.

* NPC
Non-Player Character - A character that's not actually played by a person participating in the game but a character in the actual storyline.

* OOC
Out of Character - Mostly signified when you're speaking out of character in the middle of a roleplaying. Sometimes used preceding a statement or description when breaking out of roleplaying to ask a question or make a comment.

* Powergaming/Powergamer
A term to describe someone who roleplays a character with too many/much/powerful magic, abilities, or skills defined by one with authority.

* RECR
Recuitment/Recruiting - A phase of getting people to "join"

* RP
Role Playing

* (VQ)
Very Quietly - Usually used preceding speech indicating that it is spoken very quietly.

* (W)
Whisper - Usually used preceding speech indicating that it is being whispered.
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Post by SimplyAnomaly on Mon Apr 06, 2009 7:00 pm

I have a question, where is the Character Sheet? I can't find it and I want to make my Charrie more clear to people.
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