what is MMORPG:
MMORPG, are the initials of a term of videogames that means ‘ multiplayer role-playing game massive online ‘ (‘Massively multiplayer online role-playing game’, in English).
The creation of this term is attributed to Richard Garriott, creator of the video game Ultima Online. Prior to this concept used the term MUD (multi-user Dungeon English acronym, the name of the first roleplaying game multiplayer online, corresponding to the Decade of 1980).
In addition to its eminent recreational purpose, such games as simulators are also used and also to carry out sociological studies.
Types of MMORPG
Depending on the model of the way in which you have access to them, some are free (no subscription fees or copays), payment (usually through monthly subscriptions) and there are MMORPGs whose contents are free but require a payment to access content or special features.
Depending on the role of the player, MMORPGs tend to offer the possibility of facing another player that is connected (player against player or PvP, Player versus Player English) and also the possibility of several players are facing the environment, in which the opponents are controlled automatically (player versus environment, or PvE, the English Player versus Enviroment). Commonly, MMORPGs allow to choose options such as counter-strike.
Features of MMORPGs
Despite the diversity of games that exist of this type, some of the features that share is the interaction between the players, the development of the game on an own stage and the adoption of a character or a role from the players. Moreover, the characteristics of the characters often go to evolve throughout the game.
The MMOPGs is can be used in a multitude of electronic computers or smartphones.
Examples of MMORPGs
World of Warcraft, developed by Blizzard Entertainment and perteneciencia to the Warcraft game series. It has become the game with more subscribers. It is a game of strategy with fantastic elements and science fiction. Dungeons & Dragons Online, developed by Turbine, Inc. and released in 2006, is an adaptation of the classic Dungeons & Dragons. It is situated in a scenario of fantastic character called Eberron.The Lord of the Rings Online, also developed by Turbine, Inc. It is based on the fantastic universe created by J. R. R. Tolkien. It is available since 2007.