JRPG

What does JRPG stand for?

Japanese role-playing game

A gaming acronym that specifies the type of RPG, which is a Japanese-style RPG.

The term is useful to differentiate between Western RPGs and Japanese RPGs. Some examples of classic JRPGs are Donkey Commando in 1982 and Enterprise: Role Play Game in Star Trek in 1983.

Example

"He loves JRPGs partially because he's obsessed with anime."

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Last Updated: October 28, 2015

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