Albion Online Abbreviations and Acronyms

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There are many common abbreviations and acronyms used within Albion Online. While the list below is not all inclusive, these are many of the common ones used in game.

Abbreviation/Acronym Meaning and Usage
AH Auction House (the same as the Market Place)
AoE Area of Effect, refers to the abilities of some items that affects players/enemies in a determinated area.
BM Used in two different contexts: Battle Mount or Black Market
BW Bridgewatch
BZ Black Zone; the area also known as the Outlands and is accessible via the Realmgate
Cap Capturing a monolith in a GvG or Arena fight
CD Corrupted dungeon
Clap Large scale AoE damage
DPS Damage Per Second
DG Dungeon
FF Fame farming
FS Fort Sterling
Gig Gigantify Potion
GL Guild Leaders
GM Refers to a Guild Master (which is the leader of a Guild) or a Game Master (which provides in-game assistance to players
GvG Guild versus Guild
HCE Hardcore Expedition
HG Hellgate
HO Hideout
IP Item Power (the base measure for the power of the equipment)
LFG Looking for Group
LFM Looking for More (example LF1M Tank means player has a group but needs 1 more Tank)
LP Learning Points
LYM Lymhurst
Meatball Magma Sphere
Meta Refers to the current "best" build that many players are currently using (this changes frequently)
MoC Master of Coin
MOD Chat Moderator
MP Masterpiece (refers to the highest quality items)
OW Refers to Open World for non-instanced combat
Rat A player avoiding PvP in corrupted dungeons
SBI / SI Sandbox Interactive (the development team for Albion Online)
SC Siege Camp (also referred to as a War Camp)
SOB Staff of Balance
Tier x.x Refers to gear enchantment level. Example: 4.3
WC War Camp (also referred to as a Siege Camp)
WotW Well of the World (also referred to as WeWo)
WTB Want To Buy; typically used when a player is looking to purchase an item
WTS Want to Sell
WTT Want to Trade
ZvZ Zerg versus Zerg; typically this is seen with fights between larger groups of players