Meaning Role-playing game
Type Acronym
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Usage General (not just online)
Comments RPG stands for role-playing game, which is a game where you take on the role of a character. Some popular examples of RPGs include Dungeons & Dragons, Final Fantasy, and World of Warcraft. There are different types of RPGs including tabletop, live action, and video games. A tabletop RPG is performed through discussion, whereas live action (LARP) is performed through actual physical interaction.
Updated August 25, 2016