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Among gaming terms, you can often hear the abbreviation RvR, which stands for "Realm versus Realm." This term means the gameplay, which is concentrated on colossal PvP between factions, which can be chosen during character creation. They may vary by race, as well as membership in guilds or alliances. The number of warring parties in the RvR MMORPG genre usually does not exceed two, although sometimes developers add variety, featuring several more controverting groups.

Granado Espada
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An open-world player-driven RvR MMORPG in fantasy setting

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Anarchy Online

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Dark Age of Camelot

Dark Age of Camelot is one of the pioneers in the genre of RvR games.

Star Wars: The Old Republic

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Eternal Magic

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The game has several publishers who have localized and distributed it in certain regions.

RF Online

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Lost Ark

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World of Warcraft

One of the most famous and popular MMORPGs with an interesting plot and incredible world.

Guild Wars 2

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More About RvR MMO Games

There are many representatives of the RvR MMO genre, but nowadays you can see only several of the most famous and successful. World of Warcraft will be the first to come to any gamer because the confrontation between the Alliance and the Horde reaches almost worldwide fame; even if you haven't played this game in your life, you're most likely heard about it.

In RvR MMO Games, when you create a character, you're automatically teamed up with players of the same faction, and those who belong to another group automatically considered as enemies. Usually, each group has base locations where players can gather, specific mechanics and unique plot. The sore point of confrontation can be released in different ways, but usually, it's an automatic PvP with the 'enemy' players. You can gather up with your allies, and it's not possible to hurt them during the fight unless you're started the duel through the special game mode. Moreover, it is not necessary to search for the players from opposite factions: most of the games offers an opportunity to join the specific challenges like a siege, or involve into cross-guild PVP.

Best RVR MMO Games

  • World of Warcraft is one of the most famous RvR MMO games. It has an iconic confrontation between Horde and Alliance, which grows with every new content update. Moreover, you can take your time and develop your character in any possible way. For example, you can explore the game world and master the professions, complete quests, participating in daily events, clear dungeons, or battle on the arena.
  • Camelot Unchained is a project which offers quite unusual and exciting gameplay. The plot of the game revolves in the world of dark fantasy, which is torn apart by the confrontation of three factions for favourable conditions for the survival. You won't see any familiar fantasy races during the character creation, except for the most iconic ones. Moreover, it's a common thing to see stone gargoyles or half-wooden humanoids in the ranks of the allies.
  • ArcheAge is an MMORPG with gameplay based on the interracial struggle for resources and territories. The seas in this project are a full-fledged object for research and battles. In particular, clashes with pirates or battles of galleons containing dozens of real players are breathtaking.