Short for Warhammer 40,000, a popular science-fiction franchise. Known for its grimdark setting, over the top action, and excessive ultra-violence. Started as a table top wargame, has since expanded into video games, books, comics, and even a low budget CGI feature. In the grim darkness of the future, there is only war.
1. Archaic gamer term, used to denote skill. Synonymous with ‘elite.’ Rarely used today, mostly as a joke or ironically.
2. Short for 1337speak, a typing quirk in which letters are replaced with numbers and symbols. Used to be seen as a sign of computer skill, is now considered dated and trite.
1. English translation company, reviled in the otaku community for their practice of heavy cuts, censorship, and editing of a series to make it more child friendly. Also tends to use bad voice acting and replaces theme songs with rap. Often parodied or mocked.