MMORPG stands for Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game. Understand in the language of Molière Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game. In this kind of mobile games, RPG (single-player role-playing game) and online multiplayer are combined. The goal is to make your character evolve (often customizable) through the realization of quests, group PvE fights (against AI) or PvP (against other players). Your avatar will gain experience (XP) as your adventure progresses and take levels. Thus, it becomes stronger and can go and challenge stronger enemies. The story is an integral part of the game where magic, sorcery and imaginary creatures are mixed together. Moreover, often in open world, the universes are fantastic and very rich in adventures.
The particularity of mobile MMORPGs is that they are very addictive. Very often, the world is so rich and the number of things to do is so great that you could spend hours and hours in it. As a proof, there is never an end to the game itself. The game is alive and each player evolves in real time in a persistent universe.
The special thing about MMORPGs is the multiplayer aspect and the fact that you can interact with other players. It doesn't make sense to want to play a multiplayer online role-playing game in your own corner. The goal of this style of play is of course to unite in guilds, to form groups, alliances, to be stronger together. Team strategy is at the heart of MMORPGs.
If you like immersive games in which you embody a character that you have to equip, optimize, assign talents, skills, farmer compos to make crafts, etc., then these games are for you!
There are a lot of free (free-to-play) MMORPGs on mobile phones, so if you're not familiar with this kind of game at all, there's nothing to stop you from trying them out to get an idea.
So, do mobile MMORPGs appeal to you? If not, check out all the mobile game categories to discover other styles of play!