Architect -- The avatar a member uses to participate within the War of the Archons Boards; acts as a soldier for the Archons.
Archon -- One of the eight guardians of creation. They are at war with one another and are each modeled after a different aspect of the multiverse: Reality, Truth, Dreams, Fear, Evolution, Memory, Spirit & Mind and Energy.
Action -- A descriptive gesture during combat that can be done once per turn: Attack, Buff, Debuff, Heal, or Retreat.
Class -- A general role an Architect fills that comes with specific features unique to one another. May choose from one of six: Crusader, Sentinel, Oracle, Purist, Vanguard or Arbitrator.
Emporium -- The shop in which an Architect can trade in their Valor for Glory, Legacies and more.
Faction -- The two sides of the war that Architects get divided into. May choose from one of two: Fyrox or Zegnum.
Fyrox -- The Faction of Freedom. Led by the Archons of Reality, Dreams, Evolution and Spirit & Mind.
Glory -- The experience points for an Architect. Accumulating Glory will lead to ranking up their Tier.
Guard -- The event that occurs when an Architect contests an ongoing Siege.
Homeverse -- The "home universe" of the Factions; they are both small pocket universes that sit above and within the universe of The Oasis.
Influence -- The measure of impact and authority a Faction has over a particular Universe. Can be swayed by Siegeing.
Legacy -- Permanent and temporary upgrades that can be purchased for Valor within The Emporium.
Macrocosm -- The name of the multiverse created by the Archons. Can be truncated to "Macro".
The Oasis -- The universe discovered by the Archons where they are unable to harm one another. Holds the Homeverses, Architect City, the Beyond, as well as the gates to the Macrocosm.
Order -- One of the four pillars that act as the fuel for the Macrocosm. Each Architect is derived from one of four options: Solaris (Light), Animus (Life), Kronos (Time), or Vacuo (Void).
Ranking -- Used in conjunction with Tiers; the action of leveling up your Architect to the next Tier.
Season -- A period of three weeks in real time to indicate a block of time in the WOTA boards. After each Season, Universal Influence is determined and Universe control may change.
Siege -- The event that occurs when an Architect invades an enemy Faction's Universe.
Spark of Creation -- The genesis of all creation in the multiverse that was guarded by the Archons. It was stolen by Reality, which lead to the War of the Archons and the creation of the Architects.
Tier -- The level that indicates how powerful your Architect is. Architects start at Tier I and have the option to rank up to Tier V.
Universe -- A world that is Influenced by one of the Factions. Architects may explore territories within these Universes.
Valor -- The money system that is earned through posting within the WOTA Boards. May be traded in for Glory, Legacies and more in the Emporium.
WOTA -- An acronym that is formed from the "War of the Archons".
Zegnum -- The Faction of Security. Led by the Archons of Truth, Fear, Memory and Energy.