Change your Stadia Name

You can change your Stadia Name once every 180 days on the web at You cannot claim the same name twice.

If you aren't a Founder's Edition subscriber, numbers will continue to appear after your Stadia Name when you change it. If you are a Founder's Edition subscriber and you change your Stadia Name, numbers will not be added to it.

Step-by-step instructions

  1. Sign into your account at
  2. On the top right, select your Stadia avatar.
  3. Select Stadia Name & avatar and then Change your name.
    • Note: This option only appears if 180 days or more have passed since you last changed your Stadia Name.
  4. In the popup window, type the name you want to use. You'll get a confirmation message if the name is available and can be used.
  5. To confirm the change, click OK.

Contact support

If you need to request a name change before 180 days have passed, contact support:

  1. On your mobile device, open the Stadia app Stadia icon.
  2. On the top right, tap your Stadia avatar.
  3. Tap Stadia Name & avatar.
  4. Tap Contact us.

Stadia Name guidelines

Make sure to fulfill the following guidelines when you create or change your Stadia Name:

  • Don't use your real name.
  • Only use characters A-Z, a-z and 0-9.
  • Pick a name that's between 3 and 15 characters long.
  • Make sure your Stadia Name complies with the Stadia Code of Conduct.

If the Stadia Name you choose doesn't follow the above guidelines, you'll have to pick a different one.

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