iPad Game acronyms, please explain!

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  1. aleceiffel

    aleceiffel Well-Known Member

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    I'm not sure if im the only one, but can we compile a list of the game acronyms you are using, because I dont know what half of them mean!
    Shmups, for example??
     
  2. ibelongintheforums

    ibelongintheforums Well-Known Member

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    BIA-brothers in arms
    HOS- hero of sparta
    SMB- super monkey ball
    FPS- first person shooter of frame rate per second
    Shumps- shoot em' up games
     
  3. NotYou

    NotYou Well-Known Member

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    Shoot-em-ups!
    Basically games with a ton of shooting and blowing stuff up.
     
  4. gnadenlos

    gnadenlos Well-Known Member

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    Shmups = Shoot 'em Ups
     
  5. GatorDeb

    GatorDeb Well-Known Member

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    Ooooohhh so Pablo was talking about Hero of Sparta and Brothers In Arms, not making a snarky remark about ladies of the night and rude ladies :D
     
  6. pablo19

    pablo19 Well-Known Member

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    schumps = shot'em ups

    Sorry I know 2 people already answered this but I felt the need to clarify and be redundant
     
  7. ibelongintheforums

    ibelongintheforums Well-Known Member

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    haha!!

    that made me laugh

    who needs a life when you have TA!!:p

    oh and pablo, technically three people answered it
    :cool:
     
  8. pablo19

    pablo19 Well-Known Member

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    lol " bia hos" ---> "be a ho" I'm awesome

    BTW (by the way) WTF (what the flower) HTEDNG (Happened to EDNG (everydaynormalguy))


    BTW WTF HTEDGN???????????????
     
  9. ibelongintheforums

    ibelongintheforums Well-Known Member

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    time out'ed, right?

    his mommy sent him to the corner
     
  10. pablo19

    pablo19 Well-Known Member

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    WDHD? (what did he does?)
     
  11. ibelongintheforums

    ibelongintheforums Well-Known Member

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    IHNFI!!! (i have no freaking ideo)
     
  12. NotYou

    NotYou Well-Known Member

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    ITALOAAMUEITANIIFTTADTAOTT(I think a lot of acronyms are made up. Even if they aren't, it is frustrating to try and decipher them all of the time)
     
  13. pablo19

    pablo19 Well-Known Member

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    ITH/SIR (I think he's/She's right) ;)


    lol, "ith sir" answers the "he or she" question doesn't it?


    BTW what happened to edng notyou?
     
  14. ibelongintheforums

    ibelongintheforums Well-Known Member

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    yea, i dont like acronyms. People are to lazy to type it all out?
    come on, Its just a couple letters difference between BIA and brothers in arms.
     
  15. pablo19

    pablo19 Well-Known Member

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    I prfr to tpe wth as lss vwels as pssbl. Ppl stll undrstd nd ts nt as cnfsing
     
  16. ibelongintheforums

    ibelongintheforums Well-Known Member

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    k, s wrd

    (see, that was supposed to be ok, u so weird)
     
  17. pablo19

    pablo19 Well-Known Member

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    of course you have to use SOME vowels. I said as little vowels as possible, its not possible to understand

    k, s wrd

    sounds like dannysworld (not really) but yeah. you shld read b4 u pst.
     
  18. ibelongintheforums

    ibelongintheforums Well-Known Member

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    k, is ths any better
     
  19. GatorDeb

    GatorDeb Well-Known Member

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    ehyt yas hath sa glon sa hte rltsete rea lal hetre, hte dreor seod ton tamtre, hte inmd upts meht ni deror.

    And yes, that took me a long time.
     
  20. pablo19

    pablo19 Well-Known Member

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    well... you FAIL because the first and last letters need to be in order and the rset can be in any oehtr odrer.
     

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