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  • Abbreviations

    In alphabetical order:
    AC = Auto Combat (same as FC)
    AFAIC = As Far As I'm Concerned
    AFAIK = As Far As I Know
    AFK = Away From Keyboard
    AOKH = Age of Kings Heaven
    AOMH = Age of Mythology Heaven
    AOWH = Age of Wonders Heaven
    AOW2H = duh
    ASAP = As Soon As Possible
    ATT = Attack (Increases the Unit`s chances of hitting Enemies with Melee Strikes)
    BBL = Be Back Later
    b/c = because
    BRB = Be Right Back
    BSOD = Blue Screen Of Death (the one you get when Windows crashes)
    BTOOIC = 1. Buildable Teleporters Off Option In Cities
    BTOOIC = 2. Bound To Outlive Other International Clans
    BTW = By The Way
    CMM = Custom Map Making
    congrats = congratulations
    DAM = Damage (The Unit`s maximum Damage each Melee Strike)
    DEF = Defense (Increases the Unit`s chance of avoiding Physical attacks)
    dev = Developer (from Triumph Studios)
    DSH = Dungeon Seige Heaven
    FC = Fast Combat (same as AC)
    FMDS = Free Moving DragonShip
    gn = goodnight
    grats = congratulations
    HP = Hit Points (The amount of Damage the Unit can take before being destroyed)
    IIRC = If I Recall Correctly
    IC = In Character (if you are roleplaying)
    IMHO = 1. In My Honest Opinion
    IMHO = 2. In My Humble Opinion
    IMO = In My Opinion
    KoRT = Knights of the Round Table (the main "outside discussions" forum at the HG Community Forums)
    LMAO = Laughing My Ass Off
    LOL = Laughing Out Loud
    m8 = mate
    MOM = Master of Magic (old TBS game)
    MP = Move Points (Determines how far the Unit can Move each Turn)
    n8 = goodnight
    np = no problem
    nt & n/t = no text
    OMG = Oh My God!
    OOC = Out Of Character (if you are roleplaying)
    PBEM = Play By EMail
    ppl = people
    RES = Resistance (Increases the Unit`s chances of avoiding magical attacks)
    RMG = Random Map Generator
    RTG = Random Terrain Generator
    RTS = Real Time Strategy
    ROFL = Rolling On the Floor Laughing
    ROFLMAO = Rolling On the Floor Laughing My Ass Off
    sik, sikkie = developer "sikbok"
    SM = AoW: Shadow Magic
    SOL = S**t Out of Luck
    TBS = Turn Based Strategy
    TC = Tactical Combat
    TIA = Thanks In Advance
    TS = 1. Triumph Studios (the developer of the AoW games)
    TS = 2. Triumph Studios Rules (the standard rule-set)
    TS = 3. Turn Sent (in a PBEM turn log)
    TVoW - The Valley of Wonders (the old AOWH "OD" forum)
    ty = thank you
    w/ = with
    w/o = without
    WL = Wizards Ladder
    WR = Warlock's Rule-Set
    YGM = You've Got Mail
    yw = you're welcome