Well I decided to go with something different from breadfan (for some reason, it's my handle everywhere else), and I was listening to Diamond Head at the time, I threw in some random capitals and BlitZKrieg was born
When I was playing World of Warcraft a few years ago, me and some friends had a habit of 'shortening' words for no real reason. ("can't be fucked = cbf = ceebz" for example), I made a new character which was a Death Knight and 'shortened' DK into DeeKz, before this my characters name was named by someone else so I didn't really have a proper ID, it eventually became my main ID.
Funnily enough no one really gets it and just thinks it's a 'funny' way of saying dicks lol.
I've had various nicknames throughout my gaming life. My first nick was Benjamin, back in my Adventure Quest days as a 9-year-old. Well, my name is Benjamin so go figure.
When I started playing WoW, I got a little more creative, and living in Europe at the time I wanted something that sounded German (don't ask me why) and started with a Z, and Zchlade was born (pronounced shlarder, not shlayde). Fantastic wasn't it? After that I had many names in WoW, usually born through wanting to spell a word using alternate letters (for example every second letter in Dernugioda (starting at the first) spells Druid),
For a while after that most names were just randomness (with the only condition being that it sounded like a name fit for the race I played).
Sorathez was originally my name for the second Mii I made (the first was Chikusho which is Japanese for Damnit or something to that effect), at the time I was getting in to Manga and I like the Japanese word for sky, "Sora" and instantly the name "Socrates" popped in to my head, so I mashed them together and corrupted them a bit and ended up with Sorathez and that has been my main IGN for about 3 years now, on Wii, forums, WoW and StarCraft as well as various other games. I have since stopped playing WoW and Sorathez the Druid has gone in to a steep decline.
On NA I'm known as aQszL (was also my twitch.tv nick for a while). This name (pronounced Axel, not Aqusizzle as Meatex likes to say it :P) came to me just before I slept. Axel is a fairly common name in Denmark, and it was a name I liked, but I wanted something that was spelled very strangely because I'd recently had a conversation about stupid names with outrageous spellings (for example, one could be named "Strawberry" but had it spelled Qrf, go figure). As such AqsZL was born, but overnight I forgot the capitalisation and ended up with aQszL.
Monobattle mentality: "Oh? He's got Brood Lords? Guess I'd better make more banelings."
Use to have a bad habit of stealing street signs and letterboxes when i was young 16-18 and drunk walking home from stuff as a teenager. pretty stupid now but funny at the time and just became my alias for forums and stuff and stuck when it came to sc2. also i like it coz its not
"XxDarkxXDEM0NxXHUNTERZZXZZ" which was pretty much what everyone elses xbox live gamertags looked like
Growing up playing Halo Trial on pc and Becoming alright at the game .
one of the best players on the servers Was a guy name Anivom.
Now me and my friend would have to practice for hours each day even to start to become close to beating this guy.
Eventually i decided it was time to get a new Name . My original name used to be PRO PKR (pro player killer) From when i used to go back and play runescape. i used to dominate the PVP scene :P
But as i progressed on in games i decided Well hey ! Venom sounds bit like Anivom (lol wut) so i was like yea Lets do it!
So i went on from there and changed to Venom.
Since then there have been a few changes back and forth with names. i used to be >>ŃA<<Venom. But as i left the halo scene i change back to stranded Venom!
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