Microsoft is lastly opening up the gamertag system on the Xbox to allow gamers to select no matter identify that they need. The system getting used is much like what avid gamers might have already skilled on Steam or Discord. What which means is that the Xbox Reside gamertags can have a # quantity after them if they’ve already been taken by somebody.
The change is quick with avid gamers now with the ability to use as much as 12 characters for his or her gamertags. There’s no want to alter an current gamertag since Microsoft isn’t making it necessary for everybody to alter theirs. They received’t get a quantity added to the tip of their gamertag both. The gamertag will even be auto-formatted to point out the suffix in a distinct font in order that the main target at all times stays on the identify.
Those that do determine to alter might want to remember that it’s solely the primary change that’s going to be freed from price. It’s going to price $9.99 per change after that. The devoted webpage from the place gamertags will be modified is now reside.
Microsoft has additionally stated that it’s going to develop the system so as to add assist for extra character scripts. It will allow avid gamers to select names in additional than 200 totally different languages.
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