PvP is an abbreviation for Player versus Player fighting, where the opponents are controlled by human players, rather than the game.
See also PvE (Player versus Environment).
Usage in Wurm
- Some of Wurm's servers are defined as PvP, which means that players can attack each other without having mutual consent.
- The activity of attacking players as opposed to attacking creatures (PvE) on PvP servers.
For details of the types of play allowed on each of Wurm's servers, please refer to the Server types article.
Freedom Isles (Except Chaos)
Independence, Deliverance, Exodus, Celebration, Release, Pristine and Xanadu.
Generally, PvP combat along with many other things that involve hostile or offensive actions are not allowed on these types of servers. However, consensual PvP is allowed through sparring and dueling.
PvP is allowed on this Freedom server, especially against enemy alliances.
There are no repercussions on the Chaos server for killing, except making enemies. However, the global rules for "insults, harassment, griefing" still apply.
Elevation, Desertion, Affliction, and Serenity. Main article is Epic cluster
PvP is allowed on the Epic servers, especially against enemy kingdoms.
There are no repercussions on the Epic servers for killing, except making enemies. However, the global rules for "insults, harassment, griefing" still apply.