The Sandman Will Keep You Awake - The Loop


Away from keyboard. This usually means the player has stepped away from their PC to do something outside of the game they were playing, whilst leaving their character idle. Many MMO games implement an auto log off feature, to stop people from AFK'ing.


  • I have to go AFK for a moment.
  • He never came back after going AFK.
  • I was AFK for too long and got logged out.
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