Diablo® III

What inspired your Diablo III character name?

Tsar (Monk) - From the Tsar Bomba. The largest nuclear explosion ever on Earth, incidentally, im a fan of using the skill Cyclone Strike>Implosion. I want my monk to explode to awesomeness! XD

Tatyana (DH) - I want a very feme-assassin, Russian/Roman descent. Originally, my first DH name i created at my brother's account is Elityah, a name from one of the villain characters in Spartacus.

Leylah (Wizard) - I like a very feminine name for my female wizard, inspired from the name of my officemate's little daughter. My original female wizard name was Tarah, a modified name of my former college batchmate.

Kasatka (Female Barbarian) - From the name of a prominent female whale (orca) in SeaWorld San Diego. Again, I want a Russian female name for any Tanky characters i will create, fits much for my hulking female Barbarian.

Vubu (WitchDoctor) - Ironically for a character who based his damage from INT, his name came from our native language word "Bobo" or "Bubu" in our local online game terms, that means "ignorant". I also want it simplistic and easy to remember.

Xuu (Battletag) - I just want it very simple that resembles a Chinese/Japanese name.
Edited by Xuu#6972 on 3/7/2013 12:21 AM PST
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Me my best friend started using Knox in all our characters names back when Diablo 2 first launched so from there it just stuck now I use it for all my games that allow you to name you characters.
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Ratm - killing in the name of
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Malabali - It's Chinese pronunciation for Malabar chestnut, a very tough garden plant commonly seen in Taiwan.
OuchMaster - From Monkey Island.
MaterialGal - So obvious. She manages crafting materials.
Fermion, Lepton - From quantum physics. Sounds powerful.
WhichDoctor - Which doctor?
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My teenage years, watching !@#$:
DH = Swallow
Monk = AnalFister

LelaStar was so hot.
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I play only HC now.
Current Heroes:
Ten
Eleven
Twelve
Thirteen

Fallen Heroes:
One
Two
Three
Four
Five
Six
Seven
Eight
Nine

edit: I rage deleted One (60 Barb) and Two (41 Wiz), so they don't show up in my Fallen Heroes.
Edited by uqarni#1384 on 3/7/2013 12:46 AM PST
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Light of east.

Enough said.
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Barb = Odoaker. Odoaker was the leader of the barbarians who conquered Rome, he even was emperor of Rome for a short time.
Barb (hardcore): Ragnar: an ancient Viking hero, a lot of sages tell about him. The name itself means'counselor or advisor.
DH: Damianne, which means 'Tamer' or (found this funny): 'One who soothes'
Monk: Baldemar, which means 'Bold and renown''. Baldemar in itself is a well known name for monks in the real world. St. Baldomar is a saint who was a Blacksmith before he became a monk.
WD: Isingoma. First king of the Babiito's (Uganda, around 1500), also means 'First of twins'.
Wizard: Ariannell. A Welsh saint, also means 'Silver'. The name also inplies you have a thirst for knowledge.

Yeah, I like history so that is where the names of my characters come from.
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CptOblivious - Nickname my ex-girlfriend gave me because I hardly ever paid attention. Really liked the name so I use it as my profile name for just about everything.
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My barb - Brock, named after Brock Lesnar.
My monk - Aang, after Avatar Aang. Becoz of the wind attacks.
My dh - Buffy, after BtVS.
My wiz - Korra, after Avatar Korra. Becoz of the ice (water bending) attacks.
My wd - MojoJojo, after the villain from the PPG series.
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Enkeria - Male Barb - My nickname since 2006, aswell name of my company in sweden.
Idrisa - Female Barb - From my new favourite actor Idris Elba.

Soifon - Female Wizard - From animé and manga series Bleach. A cute character.
Vanilla - Female Monk - It's Diablo 3 Vanilla, and she has white hair. Vanilla is sweet but aggressive.

Absinth - Male Witch Doctor - Green Faery from a distant land.
Aeria - Female Demon Hunter - Light on her feet, fast attack. Aeria sounds like "flying" or "floating".

Jinpachi - Hardcore Male Wizard - From Tekken 5, endboss. Jinpachi Mishima. Kinda awesome.
Edited by Enkeria#1978 on 3/7/2013 2:40 AM PST
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Korthal (♂ barb) - a name I plan on using for a character in a story I'm writing.
Dakarai (♂ doc) - went to an etymology site and looked up African names :P
Oraeus (♂ monk) - see "Korthal"
Velandriel (♀ wiz) - just something I made up; thought it had a "wizardy" vibe
Laruna (♀ dh) - another name I made up. seemed to fit

I have to agree with Opiate on this one though. Why act like you care about these names if you won't let us show them in-game?
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Fishbone(monk)
Fishtail(wd)
Fisheye(dh)
Fishmeat(barb)
Fishpond(wiz)

I love eating fish, that's it.
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All of mine can be found on Wikipedia, I think.

Susannah Dean - demon hunter. Needs no explanation. Just imagine her dual-wielding with Evasive Fire...
Huo Yuan Jia - monk. If you don't know the name, you shouldn't play a monk :)
Chlamydia - wizard. Sexy, playful, deceptively promising and reckless, until she turns out to be a real party pooper. Also, really hard to get rid of.
Paspartou - wizard. created with the sole purpose to carry my stuff, so the name fits. Brutally misspelled on purpose, as I think the French use way too many letters. Come on, "Passepartout"?!
Kreacher - male doctor. Also a mule character, hoards gems and jewelry.
Konina - female barb. I messed that one up, should have spelt it with a "C".
Buttercup - male barb. Isn't he just fabulous? Seriously though, if the best way to play a barb is to run around like a little pansy doing axels and loops, then by hell I'll name him Buttercup!
Cookie - female doctor. Because I have a dirty mind.
Edited by Xianath#2370 on 3/7/2013 3:02 AM PST
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It's my grandpa's nickname and my nickname.
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Well mine are kinda random.. except for my mules.

They are Mulan and Kerry. Kerry's gone for the time being since Mulan has enough room since I had gotten rid of much of my gear.
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Conan!

Needs no introduction.
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Ain't that the truth. My first HARDCORE Barbarian that I nurtured to level 36 before going and taking on Diablo. Peeled him back to the shadow realm....Then game FROZE (lag dropped).... NOOOO!!!!. Sure enough when I got back to the main screen he was DEAD. I rage quit for a week.
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Well, My Battle Tag is my Name (Marcus), SC2Br for the game I love the most, since I have a well known SC2 site in Brazil.

But the name of my hero is JaqenHgar, for the assassin in Game of Thrones :-)
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