Originally used to describe a place in between Heaven and Hell where some souls are thought to be stuck forever, gamers
have began using the term to describe a place in a video game
where you cannot get out of without shutting the console off. This most frequently occurs in RPG
s and may or may not include a glitch
I was playing Fallout 3
and one of the story characters disappeared. I was stuck in limbo until I shut the game off and tried again.
You get stuck in limbo after defeating the boss in Cheetahmen 2
In Dante's Inferno, Limbo is the first circle of hell. Limbo is the home of the dead pagans that were around before Jesus Christ and Christianity. The Pagans are kept here, unharmed, where they live for eternity. They are not allowed into heaven because they do not know God's love. Unbabtized and aborted babies are also sent here when they die.
Although it is in hell, no one is punished in Limbo.
somewhere between here and there;
not quite in Heaven but not in Hell either;
Carribean dance where people bend backwards to go under a stick held in the air and set to music
When you die suddenly, your soul gets stuck in limbo.
Anyone want to do the limbo?
In games, primarily in roleplaying, limbo refers to the state a character is in while awaiting an action of another character.
The first character can not act without knowing the second his action. When the second player is gone for a long time, it forces the first player to wait, leaving his character in "limbo", stuck in a timeless void.
"He's taking a lunch break, I'm in limbo."
"I've been stuck in limbo for an hour."
It is a place of shared consciousness by all dreamers or a shared dream state.
Robert Fischer was sent to Limbo when he died on level 3 of dream.
The existential state for undead zombies because some evil motherfucker won't let them rest in peace.
Zombie: Half of my skull is missing. I fucking hate limbo!
Caribbean-derived dance in which participants bend over backwards to pass under a stick or pole held by other dancers that is sequentially lowered with each pass.
"The limbo was invented by a Jew at a pay toilet."
"Protocols of the Elders of Zion for Dummies" (Magus Publications, 2004)
the place where a man goes in the weeks following unprotected sex with a woman to be judged whether or not he's been condemned to a life of parenthood.
Limbo is not a fun place to be.