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Pro Gamer Tip: Stop Changing Your Gamer Tag!


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#21 OhMyApollo

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Posted 18 January 2011 - 02:02 PM

SoCo Apollo... JK. lol



Well i'm hoping that it will go straight to vVv Apollo when we(Hopefully) get accepted haha :P

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#22 Vercifyemail

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Posted 08 February 2011 - 09:21 PM

Great read.
And all of it is extremely true.
Just don't go making a name for yourself such as "1337Sn1per 1289" ;)
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#23 herald

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Posted 11 February 2011 - 01:42 PM

Love this article. Points are very valid.

#24 My Tail

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Posted 11 February 2011 - 05:48 PM

"My Tail" is completely original and been my Name for A year and a Half now =)
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Posted 12 February 2011 - 06:25 PM

Say my application is accepted and I become part of vVv, if I changed my name it would go from VVV Gonzaah to vVv Gonzaah. That, to me, seems pointless haa

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Posted 13 February 2011 - 11:12 PM

Say my application is accepted and I become part of vVv, if I changed my name it would go from VVV Gonzaah to vVv Gonzaah. That, to me, seems pointless haa

Why do you have the "VVV" in your name already? (and horrilby butchered by the way...)
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Posted 14 February 2011 - 01:07 PM

Why do you have the "VVV" in your name already? (and horrilby butchered by the way...)

its a different clan tail lol
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#28 I Solace I

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Posted 14 February 2011 - 02:05 PM

Good read! I knew a guy who literally changed it over 200 times, so he got a letter telling him to stop changing or he would be banned. It was hilarious.
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Posted 14 February 2011 - 11:52 PM

Great article! My buddies have called me Sunshine (Remember the Titans) because of my hair at one point lol.
Only difference. I'm actually straight. :o
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Posted 15 February 2011 - 10:43 PM

i read an article that said that changing your tag could be beneficial. it was saying as players progress and make mental changes, a physical change needs to take place also. ironically enough, my tag used to be Pyronic~Star, and i changed it to logic about a year ago and my placings have incresed. a player who used to go by PGN changed his tag to Vinnie, and is now one of New Jersey/New Yorks top players. ADHD did not become arguably one of the top 3 best players in the U.S. until after losing the tag chrome pirate. these improvements weren't an instant "i changed my name now i'm good" but these are just some examples where a name change resulted in a major improvement in the end.

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Posted 15 February 2011 - 11:59 PM

i only changed my GT once, its hard for people to keep track of you if you do good on pubs or scrims and they say "oh so and so is good" but thats not you anymore :o

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Posted 16 February 2011 - 12:34 PM

I was part of Veni Vidi Vici :)

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Posted 15 March 2011 - 09:55 PM

Great Read.

This is one of the many of Why I'm not changing my Gamer Tag! One of them is that I love my Gamertag! (ZeRo)

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#34 MileyCyrus

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Posted 16 April 2011 - 01:11 PM

I like to use the advice, but i made a hell of a choice with my current name. I might do a name change sometime soon to something like snapple.

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Posted 26 April 2011 - 10:15 PM

its very hard trying to stick to a gamertag or alias, reason why? its like i had my M07VSTER gamertag since i was 14 well not exactly the same spelling but it was monster though.Its hard going online and playing halo or gears of war and find somebody with the same gamertag or same unique gamertag yeah i know people will have almost have almost the same idea as me but its difficult to establish a name thats unique and you can stick too cause you want it to be cool and sooner or later a household name but this is an interesting article to read
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Posted 26 June 2011 - 09:59 PM

This makes sense why the Pros have very simple easy to remember names. Thanks 4 the advice (Y)

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#37 MUFFINS

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Posted 26 June 2011 - 11:50 PM

Cool I think I'm gonna stick with MUFFINS forever
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Posted 27 June 2011 - 11:40 AM

I had to change my gamertag during Halo 3 because I don't remember who it was, but one of my friends at the time thought it would be a great Idea to send out a mass message on my tag to report my name so I could get a free name change. Sure enough people followed through and I went from Doc Nova (which was original as all get out) to iDoc Nova. Looking at the I in front of my name drove me insane so a change was needed, and NYGHTLY was born haha. No more name changes! Half of my event shirts have NYGHTLY on the back of them now haha.
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Posted 27 June 2011 - 05:48 PM

Great read, I chose Kirikou Rung and sticking with it. :D
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#40 Rumour (Ex vVv)

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Posted 28 June 2011 - 07:35 AM

oh so true you gotta keep just 1 name, anyways its more fun to get known unless you're trying to not get known then yes you should change your GT as often as possible :P Good read and totally true!
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