What's The Story Behind Your Online Name?

We've all been there before. Load up a game only to be met with a blank space asking what should be a simple question: What would you like to name your character? Or, even before you pop a game in, your GamerTag? Or your PSN ID? Your Steam username? Five hours pass and maybe you've come up with something cool. » 10/23/13 3:30pm 10/23/13 3:30pm

Identity Crisis: How Did You Choose Your Online Handle?

In today's Speak Up on Kotaku, commenter Bob is searching for a name to call himself in gaming circles. How did you come up with your online identity? » 4/19/12 5:30pm 4/19/12 5:30pm

I'm Not Really Feeling the Official Name of the Marvel Universe MMO

After years of being referred to as simply Marvel Universe, Gazillion's massively multiplayer superhero game finally has an official name. Unfortunately, it's Marvel Heroes. How can a name featuring such a recognizable name sound so generic? » 12/19/11 2:20pm 12/19/11 2:20pm

Your Next Soulcalibur V Opponent Could Be Your Own Creation

Namco Bandai welcomes us back to the stage of history in Soulcalibur V next year, and the developer needs your help creating custom non-player characters to spar with in between the big-name battles. It's time to give names to the nameless hordes. » 7/21/11 4:20pm 7/21/11 4:20pm

Is This The Name Of The Bizarre New James Bond Racer?

Has British retailer HMV beaten Activision to the punch, revealing the name for Bizarre Creations new James Bond racing game to be James Bond: Bloodstone? » 4/21/10 12:40pm 4/21/10 12:40pm