The second is damage mitigation, the ability to lessen the damage attacks do in the first place.
This is often accomplished through a high armor or defense stat mechanic.
Frequently maneuvering or other tactics are used by the tank to make themselves the most tempting or highest-priority target of enemy attacks, thereby diverting enemies away from their allies.
Many basic strategies in games such as Star Craft and Warcraft III revolve around learning to micro-manage units so they attack tank units first and that the tanks do not continually attack units.
The term originally came in use with players of MUDs (Multi-User Dungeons), the text-based predecessors of MMORPGs, and was used as early as 1992 on Usenet to describe the warrior class on Bat MUD which had high hit points and the rescue skill, which allowed transferring one attacking mob from another player to the rescuing character.Who happen to look just like Japanese School Girls...!Instead of studying military history and doctrine, he's in "Basic Artillery Computations for Fire Support 101", and "Radio Operations 214". Let’s take a look at Tank past relationships, ex-girlfriends and previous hookups. We are currently in process of looking up information on the previous dates and hookups. He has four kids named Jordan, Ryen, Zoey, and Durrell Jr. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details.