When StarCraft II launched, a whole bunch of people got more than a little confused when they were asked to enter their names. The result: swarms of gamers with names that “didn’t represent their usual multiplayer nicknames”, unusual monikers, or – embarrassingly – their real name in many cases.
Make sure it’s what you really want to do, though – and then log in to the game and pick your new name.
However, there’s still buzz about a World of Warcraft-style service which will see you able to purchase additional name changes for a fee. Stay tuned for more details on that – and in the meantime, I’ll see your newly-renamed self on the battlefield.