In-game name is an important factor whenever you sign up for a new game. Garena Free Fire also requires players to register an IGN when they initially create an account to distinguish themselves from others. But there's more to the equation. A great nickname will add some stylish points to your account, making you stand out from the crowd.

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Yet, many players do not take creating an IGN seriously when they join the game for the first time. Others may find the need to change their names in the later stages. If you don't know how to alter your nickname in Garena Free Fire, then this is the guide for you!

How to Change In-Game Name in Garena Free Fire

Please follow the steps below to change nicknames in Free Fire:

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This is how to change your name in Garena Free Fire
  • #1 Step 1: Open the Garena Free Fire application on your device, and get to your profile banner on the top-left corner of the screen.
  • #2 Step 2: Click the yellow "name change" icon below your existing name.
  • #3 Step 3: A dialog box will appear, enter your new nickname here. Copy and paste the exact name you want and click the button below it.
  • #4 Step 4: Confirm the change and pay 390 Diamonds. You can also use the Name Change Card to avoid losing any Diamonds.

How to Change Pet Name in Garena Free Fire

Free Fire also offers the option to change your pets' names in the game. The first change will be free, from the second time onward, you must pay a fee of 200 Diamonds. Here are the steps to change your pets' names in the game:

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  • #1 Step 1: Open Garena Free Fire and click the "PET" icon on the left side of the screen.
  • #2 Step 2: Choose the pet you wish to change its name.
  • #3 Step 3: Click the name-change icon and enter the new nickname in the text field.
  • #4 Step 4: Confirm the change and pay the required fee if necessary.