Basing a gamertag from a favorite game, referencing a particular hobby, choosing an intimidating name or making a pun are several ideas for creating a cool gamertag. Players can also opt for mysterious names or use a different language to come up with unique names.
Players can also use their first name, last name or nickname and combine it with a pun or fictional name. Moreover, they can add decorative characters, especially if someone else is already using their desired names. For example, if "AgentJohn" is unavailable, a person can change it to "XxAgentJohnxX" to add uniqueness and creativity. It is important to avoid using full, legal names for security purposes.
For individuals looking for gamertags derived from a game, several examples that reference characters from the Halo series include "EliteHammer," "CovenantSquad99" and "CortanaLover01." Aside from video games, it helps to get inspiration from other hobbies or topics of interest, such as music, vehicles, animals or bands. "BehindYou," "InTheShadows" and "HiddenDoom" are examples of dark, mysterious gamertags. Players can also include their clans at the start of their usernames.
Players should remember to avoid offensive language when creating a gamertag and to avoid choosing names that impersonate or degrade others. After picking a suitable name, it helps to check its availability online using websites that provide lists of reserved gamertags.