Posted Thu, Feb 14, 2008 by Ethec
Learn the Language of World of Warcraft
The World of Warcraft (WoW) can be a very confusing place. As with any large game, and especially any Massively Multiplayer Online Game (MMOG) there are a veritable ton of acronyms and terminology that is used by its players. This can be very daunting to the new player, and can even be confusing to many veterans that simply can not remember all the terms.
This update of the guide covers all the acronyms and terms that start with the letters B through D. Check back soon for further updates.
CC - Short for Crowd Control and refers to any number of abilities that limit the number of MOBs that you are fighting at any given time. These abilities include a mage's polymorph, hunter's trap, rogues sap and more.
These abilities are used to make a pull of MOBs easier to handle buy limiting the number of things each player needs to worry about and limiting the incoming damage against the tank and others.