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What is a MOBA?

This page explains what a MOBA game is. Read on to learn more about what defines a MOBA game, how it is played, basics, and more!

What is a MOBA?

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M.O.B.A. is an abbreviation for Multiplayer Online Battle Arena. This is a subgenre of strategy games that is similar to RTS games or Real-Time Simulation games.

In these kinds of games, a player will only control one unit instead of controlling multiple units to compete with other players in premade maps or arenas.

MOBA Gameplay

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The gameplay of a MOBA game is simple. Two teams of 3-5 players compete with each other in a premade map by completing objectives or by killing the enemy team.

Most MOBA games like Dota 2 and League of Legends require players to destroy the enemy's base to win, but some games also have different ways for the players to win the game.

Differences from Other MOBAs

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