TPS definition by Slang.net
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Gamers use TPS as shorthand for "third-person shooter." Third-person shooters are 3D action games in which players:
In contrast to first-person shooters (FPSes), TPSes allow players to see more of their player character (PC) and the game's world. Some popular TPSes include Resident Evil, Splatoon, and Fortnite Battle Royale.