Best Starfield name suggestions - Fun name ideas

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Are you looking for the best Starfield name suggestions? Character creation is one of the most enjoyable aspects of any RPG game, and Bethesda has always excelled in offering a wide range of options for customising your character. Whether that be their physical appearance, background, or personality.

But among all of these choices, character naming can be a particularly painstaking process. However, picking a name can lead to endless suggestions within your creative mind. So if you find yourself in this predicament, then you're in the right place. In this guide, we will provide you with the best Starfield name suggestions that will help you create a standout character and enhance your gaming experience.

But before all of that, be sure to check out our guide on how to change your character name in Starfield. We've also got a look at how to pay off bounties in Starfield, plus how to scrap items.

Why does your name matter in Starfield?

When players choose a name for their character in Starfield, it helps them to feel more connected to the character and the story. Therefore, it can be a source of humour or creativity. Players can choose names that are funny, creative, or even ironic.

But while character naming ultimately depends on the player's personal choice, Bethesda has thoughtfully included a built-in list of 1,011 name options that can be summoned by VASCO, your trustworthy early-game robot companion. Therefore, this feature allows you to actively participate in Starfield's dialogue, which is an added bonus as far as immersion goes.

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Best Starfield names - Fun name ideas

We've compiled a list of some of the fun names that VASCO can say, in alphabetical order. However, please note that some words can be a little rude, but it looks like Bethesda doesn't seem to mind.

  • Abrams
  • Assface
  • Bacon
  • Bannerman
  • Battosai
  • Boobie
  • Butt
  • Cazz
  • Chicken
  • Crash
  • Cthulhu
  • Dick
  • Dobby
  • Dong
  • Fain
  • Fluffy
  • Garbage
  • Goose
  • Grumpy
  • Haggis
  • Ham
  • Humongous
  • Indigo
  • Jiggly
  • Joker
  • Ketchup
  • Llama
  • Muffin
  • Noodle
  • Octopus
  • Pajamas
  • Pancake
  • Pickle
  • Poop
  • Quokka
  • Ravioli
  • Sausage
  • Squishy
  • Tacos
  • Tofu
  • Unicorn
  • Vodka
  • Waffle
  • Xylophone
  • Yodel
  • Zebra
  • Zigzag
  • Zombie
  • Zucchini

Ultimately, the best name for your Starfield character is the one that you think is the most fitting. There's no right or wrong answer when it comes to name suggestions. Be sure to have fun with it and choose a name that you'll be happy with during your playthrough!

So there you have it, that's our guide on sorting through name suggestions in Starfield! We've got you covered on a bunch of Starfield-related topics, so be sure to check out our guides on healing your character and how to make your stealth specialist character virtually invisible!

For more articles like this, take a look at our Guides and Starfield page.