Rejoice, PlayStation Nation! You Can Finally Change Your PSN ID

Rejoice, PlayStation Nation! You Can Finally Change Your PSN ID

They will launch the feature later today - and you will be able to make the adjustments on your PS4 OR on your web you don't even have to wait until you've finished work/school/college/uni/prison.

Those games with critical issues are: Disc Jam, MLB The Show 16, Everybody's Golf, MLB The Show 15, Just Dance 2017, ONRUSH, LittleBigPlanet 3, The Golf Club 2, MLB 14 The Show, and Worms Battlegrounds.

To change your online ID in your web browser you'll need to log in to your PlayStation Network account and select "PSN Profile" in the menu.

The rumours began circulating back in October past year but now the time is here for you to alter any ridiculous names - GamerBoi_69 is no longer.

Will your new PSN Online ID work in games?

"For more details and information, we encourage you to refer to the list of tested games before making a change to your online ID". Second, in its original announcement, the company revealed that all PS4 games published on or after April 1, 2018 will support the feature. The first name change will be offered free of charge.

Changing your PSN ID will be free for the first change. However, it is important to remember that once the player decides to display their old ID or not, they won't be able to make any further adjustments once the PSN ID name change process is complete. Until now. Sony is finally delivering on its delayed promise to let users change their PSN names.

No. The change can only be made through a PS4 system or web browser. Select the Edit button that's next to your Online ID and, again, enter an Online ID of your choice or choose from one of the suggestions. First, the feature will only work on PS4 games, so the name change will not be available on the PS3 and PS Vita. How do I know that I won't run into these?

Parts of your game and applications may not function properly both online and offline.

Below are some of the issues you may encounter. Reverting back should resolve most issues. We expect major issues to occur only in a small number of games.

You may lose progress within games, including game saved data, leaderboard data, and progress towards trophies. Currently, there are only 10 games on the list with known critical issues.

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