What is kgo short for in online gaming?

Ok, go

Gamers use kgo as shorthand for "ok, go." Most commonly, this abbreviation fills in for the phrases "go ahead," "let's start," or "ready to go," when players are starting a game or coordinating an in-game action.

For example, when players are about to attack a boss, they often spend time prepping beforehand. In this instance, a player might use "kgo" to signal they're done preparing, and they're ready to begin the boss battle.


Rdy to go?
Wait ... kgo!

A gamer who is about to send "kgo" to his teammates

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Updated May 16, 2023

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