- of or relating to a video game, or a portion of a video game, in which more than one person plays at the same time in a shared game environment: a multiplayer game; multiplayer mode;a multiplayer experience.
- relating to or involving more than one player: The pitcher was traded in a multiplayer deal.
Origin of multiplayer
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Examples from the Web for multiplayer
Even in multiplayer games, there is no real reason to restrict it.My Xbox One Won’t Let Me Swear
December 8, 2013
Performance hiccups during a single player campaign are annoying, but in a multiplayer arena they can be devastating.
While I noticed a few more bland textures in multiplayer than I did in the campaign, the two are remarkably close.
The biggest addition to the multiplayer is the customization.
One of the most significant steps back is the number of people who can join the multiplayer mode.
Every Xbox Universal comes with built-in wireless for multiplayer gaming.Little Brother
- a mode of play involving more than one player at one time in a computer or video game
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