What Does PVM Mean?

PVM means "Player vs Monster."

PVM is an abbreviation used in online gaming with the meaning "Player Versus Monster." In PVM games, players fight computer-generated monsters, as opposed to fighting other human players (as required in PVP (Player Versus Player") games).

PVM is more popularly known as PVE (Player Versus Environment).

Summary of Key Points

"Player vs Monster" is the most common definition for PVM on online gaming forums.
Definition:Player vs Monster
Type:Abbreviation (Initialism)
3: Guessable
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers


Examples of PVM in Sentences

Here is an example of PVM being used in an online conversation:
  • Andy: What's your favorite PVM game?
  • Danni: I don't do PVM. I prefer to kick ass at PVP

Example of PVM Used in a Text

Using PVM on a Cell Phone (SMS Texts, Whatsapp, or Snapchat)


See Also

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