Thread: Name changes.

  1. #1
    Epic! GenaiTN's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Brighton, East Sussex
    Posts
    1,741

    Name changes.

    Allow it so other moderators can change names.

    At the moment, only Sunshine can(?) and I've been waiting for a name change for almost 3 months now.

  2. #2
    Miss Doctor Lady Bear Sunshine's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    San Francisco
    Posts
    15,036
    Any admin can, but we've all been extremely busy the last few weeks, so there are a lot of people waiting for name changes.

    The good news is that we've got a site update coming which will allow everyone to change their own names! I'm told it should be deployed sometime on Monday, so keep an eye out.

  3. #3
    Warchief Ron Burgundy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    In the mountains
    Posts
    2,157
    i am also interested in this "name change"
    Milk was a bad choice.

    2013 MMO-Champion User of the Year (2nd runner up)

  4. #4
    Yeah, I don't know what I was thinking when I made the name of this account. This name change is a welcomed addition.
    But question: will it have unlimited use? I hope not, because then it might it confusing to know who is who.
    End SJW
    Quote Originally Posted by Lesane View Post
    I fucking hate this LGBT and gender equality shit invading video games.

  5. #5
    Brewmaster Gemini Sunrise's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Westfield, IN
    Posts
    1,427
    Quote Originally Posted by phillipisawarlock View Post
    Yeah, I don't know what I was thinking when I made the name of this account. This name change is a welcomed addition.
    But question: will it have unlimited use? I hope not, because then it might it confusing to know who is who.
    I'd assume a set number of times a month, maybe per year though.

    What I'd love is the ability to customize titles. Either going back to the original ones you had, or making completely new ones.

  6. #6
    Miss Doctor Lady Bear Sunshine's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    San Francisco
    Posts
    15,036
    Yeah, there will be a cooldown to change a name (we're still discussing exactly how long), and you'll have your previous name reserved for a certain period of time so that people can't troll by stealing your old name and pretending to be you.

  7. #7
    Any news about the name changing?
    End SJW
    Quote Originally Posted by Lesane View Post
    I fucking hate this LGBT and gender equality shit invading video games.

  8. #8
    Smile! Migari's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    u ma xoxo L O V E
    Posts
    5,523
    Quote Originally Posted by phillipisawarlock View Post
    Any news about the name changing?
    I believe you should be able to change it now if you go into Settings --> Edit Profile
    http://last.fm/user/migari_migi
    <Anakso> I'd fuck yonghwa because he's so dreamy but that doesn't make me gay

  9. #9
    The Unstoppable Force N-aix's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Dota 2 24/7 / Dark Souls II
    Posts
    21,557
    Quote Originally Posted by Meari View Post
    I believe you should be able to change it now if you go into Settings --> Edit Profile
    Successful thank you :O

  10. #10
    Moderator Zoma's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Vancouver, BC
    Posts
    7,383
    I notice we also have a Username History tab on our profiles now

  11. #11
    Quote Originally Posted by Zoma View Post
    I notice we also have a Username History tab on our profiles now
    Yep.. otherwise people willy nilly changing their name could be total mayhem

  12. #12
    Woot, thought about asking for this change a couple of years ago when I realized it wasn't used but ended up forgetting all about it for some reason.

    Active PoE: @MajorAsshole EvE: Redblade (Reikoku)
    Inactive D3: Armory Rift: Alyssaa @ Icewatch SWTOR: Redblade @ ToFN WoW: My graveyard of characters.
    People just do the strangest things when they believe they're entitled. But they do even stranger things when they just plain believe. - Kevin Smith

  13. #13
    Sweet, new name.
    End SJW
    Quote Originally Posted by Lesane View Post
    I fucking hate this LGBT and gender equality shit invading video games.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •