A griefer is a slang term used to describe a player in a multiplayer video game who plays the game simply to cause grief to other players through harassment.
What makes a griefer?Edit
- The unfair use or abuse of a game mechanic that was not intended by the game's developers.
- The inability of the victim to exact some means of retribution beyond utilizing similar unintended game mechanics.
- The intended purpose of an act of griefing must be to negatively impact the game play of another person.
- Kotaku.com Kotaku.com | Inside the minds of griefers