Shortened form of the word martyrdom
in the Xbox 360 and PC game Call of Duty 4
to express disgust for the use of the "martyrdom perk" in which a downed enemy drops a live grenade upon
catching the unwitting killer in the blast. Players often
whine about this game mechanic as unfair but are usually quickly met with the counter argument that
it is indeed part of the game and that
if they cannot handle COD4, they should go play World of Warcraft.
"Ha! You walked right over
my marty grenade!"
"Damn marty nade! Get rid of that noob perk!"
"Whine some more, maybe
they'll remove it in the next
update. Fat chance, if you can't handle the heat, go play