Badass Gamertags: 63 Cool Gamer Names

Updated on June 9, 2018
Badass Gamertags: Choosing the Perfect Online Persona
Badass Gamertags: Choosing the Perfect Online Persona

Why Choosing a Kickass Name is Important

You're playing a round of team deathmatch in Call of Duty and some guy with the gamertag "ThrashNtrash" kills you? No big deal: Respawn and go after him for revenge.

But wait! He changes positions and you can’t find him. Boom! Holy moly, he kills you again! The same guy! That's okay: Respawn and try again.

No! He kills you a third time! Feeling like you're about to turn Hulk-green and tear off your clothes, you start wondering if ThrashNtrash has something you don't....

What does ThrashNtrash have that you don't have? A badass name. In the above scenario, normally you wouldn't realize who killed you, but you happened to glance into the corner of the screen to catch his name. That’s right, that gamertag caught your eye three times in a row. Why, you might ask? Because he has a simple, catchy name!

What's in a name? The person hiding behind the profile is creating a reputation for himself just because his name rhymes.

Badass Gamertags

BorgCollective
CullingCard
TheFinalCountdown
SeekNDstroy
Bulletz4Breakfast
BigDamnHero
LaidtoRest
IronMAN77
Xenomorphing
TylerDurden
PennywiseTheClown
BluntMachete
SniperLyfe
SilentWraith
BloodyAssault
FightClubAlum
KillSwitch
ExecuteElectrocute
BadBaneCat
IndominusRexxx
AzogtheDefiler

Trying to create one of those aforementioned jerk online personalities? Or maybe you can't intimidate in person, so you figure you might as well to create your fantasy persona online?

There is a fine line between something sounding kickass and something sounding totally lame, so keep that in mind when you're trying to pick the toughest, coolest, badassest sounding gamertags.

Be sure to also check out 120 Badass Nicknames and 100 Gangster Nicknames for more ideas.

Choosing a Name for Playing Video Games
Choosing a Name for Playing Video Games

Funny Gamer Names

BadassStickBug
EngineThatCould
FlatDietSoda
PervertPeewee
TubbyCandyHoarder
GotASegway
LookWhatICanDo
IPlayFarmHeroes
EatingHawaiianPizza
YOURnameHERE
TickleMeElmo
MouseRatRockBand
ShittinBullets89
WarningLowBattery
Granny4theWIN
PookieChips
TheMustardCat
DnknDonuts
EdgarAllenPoo
PickingBoogers
BeanieWeenees

If you’re looking to portray a funny online personality, make sure your name's creative and goofy! The sky’s the limit with this one! Literally everything from your favorite food to cartoon character can be used to create an amusing gamertag!

Girly Gamertags

BitchWhoDontMiss
LilianaVess
GunnerrGurrl
SevenofNine
CandyStripper
SmokinHotChick
MadBabyMaker
PistolPrincess
TiaraONtop
SuperGurl3000
GlitterGunner
PurpleBunnySlippers
ImTheBirthdayGirl
FlameThrower
SmittenKitten66
SniperPrincess
SexyShooter
BluberriMuffins
CutiePatootie22
MsPiggysREVENGE
ShotHottie33

It’s a known fact that girls are taking up gaming at an exponential rate. One thing a guy might hate is getting killed or beat by a girl in an online match. So if you’re a girl, be proud and show it in your name! All you need to do is take a bit of a girly sound, mix it with some badass, and you’ve got yourself a name!

Making Awesome Gamertags

Gamertag Ideas

Having words that rhyme is a good way to make memorable names, but also consider the following tips when creating your name:

  • Keep it simple. If you are trying to make a reputation for yourself online, people may not remember a name that’s complex.
  • Use cool words, animals, and colors! Yeah! Typically this is really lame, but if you pair the right ones together, you'll have an entertaining, and maybe even badass name!
  • Use your real name. You may get lucky and have a name that’s unusual, rhymes with many things, or is easy to work with. For example, if your name is Jack, you could use JumpinJacks, MacJack, JackedUp, and so on.
  • Convey your desired online personality. Whether you want to seem pleasant or come off as a total jerk, use words that will connote such a personality. If you want to talk crap during a match of Call of Duty, you may not be taken seriously if your name is TickledPink.
  • Use your favorite numbers. If your desired name is already taken, try adding your favorite numbers to the beginning or end of that name.

  • Mix capital and lowercase letters: WheTHeR yOu miX thEM up OR groUP them TOgetHER, this will help make your gamertag look unique. It will also look extremely douchey, so it's all about how you want others perceive you!

If you want to be remembered, your first task is choosing a memorable name.

Compromise and Creativity is Necessary!

No matter what name you want, it's likely that your first choice will be taken, but don't turn all Hulk on your Xbox: Try a different variation or spelling and you might find your ideal name isn't as impossible as you thought.

Creativity is key in making a name that will ensure a notorious online reputation. You’ll be receiving friend requests and hate mail before you know it, and that is exactly how you know your gamertag is a good one.

Be unique and original. Be you. (And keep your clothes on, please.)

Now time to watch Burnsy make fun of a player with a bad attitude!

What's your favorite style of gameplay?

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Choose a Gamertag with Attitude
Choose a Gamertag with Attitude

Questions & Answers

  • What is the best Xbox username?

    Honestly, I think people would lose their minds if anyone had any of these names:

    BillGates

    Microsoft

    XBox

    Halo

    PlayStation

    "Best" is a relative term, so a lot of people would probably think those are lame, but getting one of those would be pretty sick.

    Also, people always suggest "YourMom" to me, so I think that one would probably go over pretty well too.

  • What are some good gamer name tags that use the name "Dre"?

    Here are some I came up with off the top of my head:

    Dreadnought

    DreamSlayer

    Day of Dre

    Dregon

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      The reaper 

      5 days ago

      It a good game for somtging you got kill beacause it a warning

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      virgin123 

      6 days ago

      what about shrekkfattypatty

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      Dcrowder 

      2 weeks ago

      What are some cool names for Elite

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      sans 

      3 weeks ago

      I would do something related to other media like shows or movies or games, that’s fine. If u wanna do something funny, I would do something poking fun at something else. Please no one do anything related to like poop or something, that’s childish and that’s how u get made fun of. Also don’t do anything too hardcore, like literally anything from the ‘cool’ section of this website, which by the way doesn’t have too many good options no offense to anyone. Don’t do anything cringy or dead, like yeet or anything. I wouldn’t put ur name in it either, or like a personality trait, that makes it cringy as well. Those are the don’ts. What you SHOULD do: make it simple, but not something random. ex. Something like ‘zesty’ or something, bc it’s simple, but implies other stuff too, which makes it kinda funny ( I’m not gonna g too much into what it implies...lol). Also that was just an example. Putting certain emojis or symbols like

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      ... 

      4 weeks ago

      iOxY - Im Oxygen

      or

      iNoX

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      Ivan l 

      4 weeks ago

      And good ones that start with God?

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      SilentSadist 

      2 months ago

      Dastanater

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      lion 

      2 months ago

      any great badass name for lion i can make??

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      OhYeah 

      2 months ago

      KillzItWitSauce is my old tag

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      HyperAlpha 

      2 months ago

      Plz tell me some baddass gamertags with Dastan in it or using first letter D

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      Yeet _bot 

      2 months ago

      Pls use this name

      !!!

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      Aero 

      2 months ago

      ... cool

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      ISucMyUnclesOff 

      3 months ago

      I Get Bullied For My Name

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      melt 

      3 months ago

      something that rhymes

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      Matthews Billafon 

      3 months ago

      Thank you so much found a good name Gamerlyfe Thank you!

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      Lil btw 

      3 months ago

      I need a decent xbox name badly

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      3 months ago

      i need a crazy azz gamertag bro.

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      Hi 

      3 months ago

      I need a gamer tag that sounds like a professional gamertag

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      RIZLE 

      3 months ago

      Heres a good name

      Papa smurph

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      Trent 

      3 months ago

      I need a badass gamer tags for CS:GO xbox and PS4

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      3 months ago

      Noddy_Nite

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      Boogi_Slayer1206 on psn 

      3 months ago

      I need a good username that has 4 or less digits that go with Noddy_

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      Caleb Brashear 

      3 months ago

      Yoo for the kid that said what’s a good gamertag with Leo in it you can use LeoPlays,Leolove,and AllDripLeo

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      Max 

      3 months ago

      I need a good Xbox one namertag

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      Leo Andersson 

      3 months ago

      What is a good name tag with the name ”Leo” Plz help

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      Jaden 

      4 months ago

      I need a clan name

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      jaycob 

      4 months ago

      plz add names for roblox plz :)

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      Nightwingr34 

      4 months ago

      I need help making a new gamertag for PS4 need help please

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      Randy 

      4 months ago

      I need help with a new gamertag plz help me my insta is randy.barr3ra dm and help me

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      Kirito 

      4 months ago

      What is a good usernames for Exia PlayStation need help plz

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      Baloo 

      4 months ago

      What is a good nickname for baloo

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      MR.Dripp 

      4 months ago

      Is it a good gamer tag

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      i don't vape my sperm 

      4 months ago

      This one under me is hilarious ahah

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      Alaril 

      4 months ago

      What are some good ueser names for Alaril on playstation

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      eric everhard 

      4 months ago

      TheUltimateKiller

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      Pussy slurper 

      4 months ago

      Why cant people like me can't think of a sensible name?

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      udis 

      4 months ago

      odos

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      dhruv 

      5 months ago

      Hello dear cool name and I am searching for horrible name

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      Baby 

      5 months ago

      I aM BaBy YaAaAsSsSsS

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      Zachary Vitzthum 

      5 months ago

      Got a good one

      SWE@TYxB0SS

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      ByEric9HD 

      5 months ago

      I NEED HELP ON. A NEW NAME ANYONE CAN HELP ME MY INSTAGRAM:ByEric9HD

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      Lilpeen 

      5 months ago

      im in NRT no names fit

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      Your local dumbass 

      5 months ago

      Mayberry if their was a name like : Sweaty-Bawls

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      Ni 

      5 months ago

      Yoink

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      Isaac 

      5 months ago

      I need 10$ I want to make my username my grandmas name because she just past away

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      Srinidhis11 

      5 months ago

      I need nickname please help

      Name: Srinidhi

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      Srinidhi 

      5 months ago

      Nick name for Srinidhi

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      TSM_Daequan 

      5 months ago

      FaZe up you guys

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      A girl 

      5 months ago

      Killing4Destiny @DestinyBrown2020

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      Dark knight 

      5 months ago

      Can anyone plz help me to come up with a good name

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      LaZy clan 

      5 months ago

      Im in LaZy clan none fit

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      Gator 

      6 months ago

      Good gamer tags!! Love em

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      uh 

      6 months ago

      these were pretty dooky names. not even badass either...

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      Lule 

      6 months ago

      What u think bout click click clack

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      Trash 

      6 months ago

      Trash

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      mangnoy 

      6 months ago

      tite

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      idk 

      6 months ago

      those names are cringe. i need a tryhard nibba name

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      E3N 

      6 months ago

      I need a good gamertag/youtube name plz help

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      Ryze 

      6 months ago

      HighRyze

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      DankMemez 

      6 months ago

      Need gamertag plis post good suggestions

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      xdelite 

      6 months ago

      about ravengerx18

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      Hi :) 

      6 months ago

      These aren’t helpful

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      Hi 

      6 months ago

      All these is weak asf

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      A dude 

      6 months ago

      I’m thinking about XxKillShot07xX

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      RUTHLESS 

      6 months ago

      Good name IMORTAL_GOD_SHOT

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      Alpha Tune the right thing and 

      6 months ago

      I ever got a good night out there

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      Just a guy 

      6 months ago

      Im thinking a name like Just_A_Box

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      Adrian 

      6 months ago

      Can someone help me think of a cool name plz? Ps. I’m really good at sniping

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      Hi 

      6 months ago

      I need to take a poo

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      Elon Musk 

      7 months ago

      My username is LilBadassSniper

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      7 months ago

      not on the list but sᴄʜɪᴢᴏᴘʜʀᴇɴɪᴀ is my username

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      Boog 

      7 months ago

      I took one of the names from here and went ham on some fools

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      Rochelle 

      7 months ago

      Can someone help me with a gamer name, I can not think of one :(

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      Shawn 

      7 months ago

      Well my my name is xanniYT or xanniTTV

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      Dizzi 

      7 months ago

      @DestinyBrown2020, I got one for you. " A GIRL" so it says " Anonymous was killed by " A GIRL"

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      DestinyBrown2020 

      7 months ago

      Any good gamer tag names for girls? I need help picking one lol

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      Approvedbeatle1 

      7 months ago

      My name is approvedbeatle1 pls help Me Worst name ever

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      koolkid69 

      7 months ago

      make your name yeetyatyoot or something idk

      definitely not any of these

      jk ik u put time and effort in this website

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      XBN SNIPES 

      7 months ago

      Mine is

      ZL HeadShot

      XBN SNIPES

      ZR RaptoR

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      Tyler 

      7 months ago

      What badass gamertags are there for police or fire

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      Penis In My Mouth 

      7 months ago

      Very Epic!

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      Ya 

      7 months ago

      What's a good gamer tag for the name Erik

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      The T H I C C one 

      7 months ago

      Slapgod instead of rap god *drops mic*

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      Wade cook 

      7 months ago

      What would be a good name with the word "Immortal" in it

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      brandon 

      7 months ago

      man in the futere

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      Yeet 

      7 months ago

      I cant Find a gamertag lmaoo

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      LOL 

      7 months ago

      These gamer tags are hilarious.

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      Zach 

      7 months ago

      Good name with dice in front

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      Mistic godzzz 

      7 months ago

      I get bullied for my name

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      Dark_wolf4682 

      7 months ago

      What would you think is a really really good name instead of ninjas_hyped56?

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      Also ๖ۣۜǤнσsτ༻ is a good suggestion 

      7 months ago

      I have a good name but it needs more...

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      BALDI 

      7 months ago

      i get bullied for having a bad name

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      Nathan 

      7 months ago

      Any suggestions

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      Adrian 

      7 months ago

      Any good names I'm new to ps4 and I want to play forntite but not until I get a good name so I don't get bullied.

      Any ideas?

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      Antonis 

      7 months ago

      Some good names like DarkCommando-DarkWarrior?

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      Brandon 

      8 months ago

      Ilovemyuncle

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      Ginessa 

      8 months ago

      Mines DuckOnQuack

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      Red 

      8 months ago

      What are good usernames starting with red?

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      Lunox 

      8 months ago

      When going for my name, I chose something cool like Equinox and tweaked it as my own. Other ones are lunix, linox, and Linux.

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      uh 

      8 months ago

      i got a name!

      MISTIC POWER

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