- n. online gaming One who griefs: a player who plays a game primarily to reduce other players’ enjoyment of it.
- From grief + -er. (Wiktionary)
“A court is clearly going to have to place the SL griefer attacks in the context of SL, and more importantly, when we are talking about the criminal law, the reasonable understanding that the *griefer* had of his/her rights/obligations, etc.”
“It used to be that the term griefer had a very specific meaning in virtual worlds: it meant someone who deliberately did something for the pleasure in knowing it caused others pain.”
“So much has the term griefer lost its potency that people will now talk instead about specific kinds of griefing, such as training or ninja looting or kill stealing.”
“I am talking about the term griefer and how it will be used and why.”
“However, the reason the word griefer got used in the first place is because it’s really handy.”
“This makes the population of people defined as griefer very poorly defined.”
“As mentioned, the griefer was the characteristic barrier to PvP- one griefer could make alot of PvP-neutral players prefer "no-pvp" just to avoid the idiots.”
“Pixeleen Mistral: FrizzleFry - you are known as a griefer - but why do it? do you hate SL? or is this something you do for the lulz?”
“Crook (an assumed and self-chosen name, according to this website) is most recently known for copying fellow "griefer" Jason Fortuny: both Fortuny and Crook posted fake, sexually explicit ads on Craigslist, to trick sexually adventurous guys into sharing their photos and personal information.”
“Aminom Marvin: Gene Replacement was an alt of Plastic Duck, who was the most famous "griefer" on the grid a few years ago.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘griefer’.
So, I herd u liek Mudkips?
Looking for tweets for griefer.