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Badass Gamertags: 63 Cool Gamer Names

Updated on August 9, 2016
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?

  • 20% RPG
  • 58% First-Person Shooter
  • 9% MMOG
  • 8% Sports
  • 1% Puzzle
  • 3% Racing
  • 1% RTS
141357 people have voted in this poll.
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      my name is jeff 4 hours ago

      my "gamer name" is just madara

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      Lunar 2 days ago

      My name is arrow.io is Lunar. But if you don't play arrow.io, you might consider using Lunar as well. It's an awesome name.

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      Unkown 2 days ago

      Bananas2aday baby.....that's mine

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      Rishav raj 2 days ago

      Eye for an eye!

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      Toxic_Marines 3 days ago

      That used to be my PS3 name

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      TOXIC 4 days ago

      MY IGN IS TOXIC BADASS RIGHT? LMAO

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      Codseries 6 days ago

      Bruh i am MP30 EVERY COD GAME NO JOKE

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      PhantomDoggy 8 days ago

      My ps4 online name is PhantomDoggy

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       2 weeks ago

      For girls you put something about death or killing in front of something cute and your fxxxxxx set

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      7x_DISCORDIA_x7 2 weeks ago

      7x_DISCORDIA_x7 ..... and yes I am a girl

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      lolol 3 weeks ago

      J3SUS

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      Svg Killer69 3 weeks ago

      hi imma savage so add me on xbx 1. IF u wanna play fortnite with me im a super chilled, funny guy ill make u laugh. A cool funny name would be Push it in deeper *=*

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      xXSniper_PrincessXx 3 weeks ago

      My gamertag on minecraft is xXCutie_PieXx

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      Random person 3 weeks ago

      Howbout Rainbow

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      N!CE!! 3 weeks ago

      What About Xsniper

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      Cherry 3 weeks ago

      Names can also be (for girls):

      ChocolateCupcake

      Candybar

      Dollyprincy

      Lucy

      Girlykiller

      Elsashooter

      Princy

      Expertgirl

      Willkillu

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      DuperCrazy 4 weeks ago

      Nice

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      iiTensity 4 weeks ago

      Nice nicknames

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      FCKUBRAH 4 weeks ago

      try this one its really cool

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      ANJIL RAJ KHAREL 5 weeks ago

      LEGEND

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      Roman Martinez 5 weeks ago

      My name is ExpertGamer515

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      Jerome 5 weeks ago

      BluuBeriiMuffins

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      ( -_・) ︻デ═一 ▸ (/❛o❛)/ 5 weeks ago

      Mine is Radioactive_reaction

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      Lt Lick Me 6 weeks ago

      Mine is (Xbox LiveV8) on Xbox I mod add me

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      SeekNDestroy 6 weeks ago

      My name is mad i found it after searching for a nice name after 2 months oooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooopppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppppooooooooooooooooooo

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      deadmau5 6 weeks ago

      One name can be FreeX

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      Unknown 6 weeks ago

      FactualSnow676

      "sorry i took it"

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      SexyBitch 8 weeks ago

      Nice nicknames

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      TrippyFalcon 8 weeks ago

      I chose my nickname

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      Invader- 8 weeks ago

      the most tag i used in any games is "blank" easy,simple.

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      Snake9211 8 weeks ago

      What about something that's like, Sxvage_ (type whatever u like)

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      Queen 2 months ago

      how bout steelshotz or steelshot

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      Mark 2 months ago

      Shiftz is a decent name for gamers

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      dan 2 months ago

      the king

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      TheALLSTARSS 2 months ago

      You guys can use mine if you would like! Just don't use it on Xbox because that's already mine I'm just looking for a good name on another game

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      You'll_float_too 2 months ago

      You can never go wrong with a horror movie reference e.g. Youll_float_too, heeeeere's_jonny

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      SWAGBADASSMAN 2 months ago

      I LIKE LIKE ME DAD

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      Lol 2 months ago

      Like what kind of lame ass nicknames are those?

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      PookieChips 2 months ago

      what about ILikeCheese:3

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      get fuuuuuuuuked 2 months ago

      what about salamander111

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      GWolf87 2 months ago

      I CHOSE GWolf87

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      a PeRsON 2 months ago

      Mandism seems like a unique one.

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      Sharuk 2 months ago

      What about Chunchunmaru

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      die 2 months ago

      what about Woo Woo or skybully_ or commando or manimal or r u suk thats all i have

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      Van Hōenhaimu 2 months ago

      How bout "FührerKingBradley"

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      V3N0M_D3STR0Y3Rs this one sick! 2 months ago

      Pick that one

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      A Legit Name 2 months ago

      idk what to type?

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      Pixel gun 3d 2 months ago

      --Cash-maa-outsiide--

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      Ahah 2 months ago

      Xerxei

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      GamePlayer 2 months ago

      Spoogecake

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      OwlGetsOwl 2 months ago

      How about OwlGetsOwl?

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      Sour gummy cx 2 months ago

      How about a Sweet Gummy cx?

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      Psychophat 2 months ago

      What about Palepsycho?

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      dont mind me 2 months ago

      yeah add more

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      IDK 2 months ago

      Plz add more

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      Evan 2 months ago

      Onyx

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      I don't know yet!!!!!!!!! 3 months ago

      I want a short name with a REALLY good meaning to it.

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      seth duif 3 months ago

      add boy gamertags

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      ToXxiC L00terzz 3 months ago

      I want more cool names

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      tyler 3 months ago

      zerze

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      RegularGaming 3 months ago

      I need a good Youtube name.

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      Toffee 3 months ago

      my typical names since beginning of mmo rbg are

      Luna (my most used name)

      Lily

      Lucy

      Lulu

      Pochiko

      Toffee

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      Cloud9 3 months ago

      My PS4 ID is, waywardCloud9, Bulletz4Breakfaz, LoSpettro_

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      DADDYtheFATHER OO7 3 months ago

      mine is

      DADDYtheFATHER OO7

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      NuggetJustNugget 3 months ago

      I like trains...and nuggets

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      Earlyseven Strikeland Neverbroke 4 months ago

      Kantot lime

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      Replex 4 months ago

      Fail boi Fail

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      Nicster 4 months ago

      Ill give plenty of good usernames Zysteric,Zeminate,Zyleak,Xenovic,Zylix and Valeroze... sorry guys for saying this but for me i dont like the names you guys commented im just saying the truth.

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      yeet 4 months ago

      SniperXkillZ

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      utin bilat 4 months ago

      awsome

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      killerslayer2000 4 months ago

      coolest gamertags ever

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      Scott Carmany 4 months ago

      Is UltimateSavage a good gamertag

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      IceManBryce 4 months ago

      Anyone think ZIceManBryceZ is a good name

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      Gaster 5 months ago

      i don't know but on a game my name is:youDUNgoofed

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      James 5 months ago

      I have some games everyone can play here some examples:

      Roblox

      Minecraft

      Fidget.io

      8 ball pool

      Pokemon Go

      Angry Birds

      Fifa

      And lots more u can also use the game tags u like or username or nickname.Also have a great day love this website.

      Bye!!!!

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      Zara 5 months ago

      I just cannot stop seeing this website it just such a good website

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      Rose 5 months ago

      I think this is a good website to find out about username and game tags

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      Rishi 5 months ago

      How's error 404 name

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      hiahduiadh 5 months ago

      did u really have to swear im only 7 i just wanted a good name for kizi

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      Mark 5 months ago

      These names are

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      Thiago Mattar 5 months ago

      guys I really need help, for heavens sake I pass all day thinking about a new gamertag because mine is sucks and I simply can't found one, please somebody help with a badass gamertag please or just a cool one because my gamertag its horrible

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      Elias 5 months ago

      Can I use one of the gamertags for my gaming accounts?

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      Tatanya 6 months ago

      TwentyOnr

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      Neh4551 6 months ago

      thx awmsome

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      Joel 6 months ago

      I want a cool name for cod4 multiplayer

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      Infernous 6 months ago

      According to me the best

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      Nikolaj 7 months ago

      Any of you got an nice gamer name?

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      Afgang Dan 7 months ago

      I don't love my dad he just love it so much and I love it so much it makes it a great app so he does my homeworkers

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      Karma 7 months ago

      here are some interesting ones:

      -equalityapple

      -wilderbat

      -hiccupdrum

      -rainydeer

      -prairiedove

      -rectumdonut

      -circuitbannana

      -feetsmellz

      -berryera

      -idiotanalysis

      -swinesaute

      -fatsotrio

      -boobywrack

      -deadbeatgayle

      -nutpassage

      -bozounicorn

      -dumbosprout

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      Bobthebuilder96 7 months ago

      Try brushysquash95

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      Litty7121 7 months ago

      Im not trying to be rude or anything but "mad baby maker" sounds a little how should i say this nicely um slutty srry but it kinda does

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      Lucas 7 months ago

      In need a cool PS4 name

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      QxeenSabatoge 7 months ago

      I have a couple, QxeenKiller, QxeenSabatoge, DerangedStar, and KillerKyojin. [Kyojin means insanity]

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      $0U11€$$1R0Nß0X 7 months ago

      i like these names really great might use one sometime

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      lovelybri 7 months ago

      I was thinking of using my youtube channel name: lovelybri. Then I realized that I wanted something more... badass. I can never seem to find the one, especially where my friends wont make fun of me for someone called Sexysniper124 or something like that.

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      PickingBoogers 8 months ago

      If PickingBoogers is Used u could always do

      P!ckingBoogers

      P1ckingBoogers

      Pickingb0ogers

      Pickingb00gers

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      ren 8 months ago

      I took my name is Loading...

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      Hugh Mungus 8 months ago

      Nice

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      Thugmuffin 8 months ago

      Awesome names

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      SilentStorm 8 months ago

      some IGN's i use are:Silentstorm

      shadowdragon,shadedragon

      shadowwalker,shadewalker,

      Mostlydead,deadInside,Idonth8u,DonGivAsht

      killingisfun,Nolife,bloodytornado

      I just made up the last 7-hope u like it