conrast to macro/-management
controlling single units; do as many meaningfull actions as possible; special moves
in matches between 2 players with same tactical skills, the one with the best micro wins
Short for micromanagement. Relates to such games as Warcraft or Starcraft, where control of multiple units simultaneously is required.
Teal, your bad archer micro made it impossible for my hero to do anything.
He's just a n00b with no micro.
2: "FPS players may have fast micro but they're kind of dumb."
3: "He's good at strats but he hasn't got the micro."
Person: Suck a dick you stupid faggot
Micro: Can I?!?
Person: Go fuck yourself dickfuck
Micro is also a term used in the RTS "Starcraft," as a term for modified unit control.
Micro can also refer to the descriptions of micro-organisms.
Micro as a unit of measurement is defined as: "One millionth."
"He was able to defeat me because he has really good micro."
"Micro-organisms are too small to be seen by the human eye."
"One millionth of an inch is called a Micro-inch"