GamesRadar: Few acts in life seem less significant than selecting an Xbox Live Gamertag or PlayStation ID. After all, it's just a meaningless string of letters and numbers that happen to look good together or happen to be available at the time. Right?
Then again, your name is your identity. It is a symbol of who you are, a representation of both how you perceive yourself and how you'd like to be perceived by others. The fact that it's being used solely for videogames does nothing to lessen its importance - or its impact - when you consider that escapist entertainment is where we play out the roles we wish we could embody in real life. No blaming your parents, either, as this is a name and an identity that you choose.
So is there secret significance hidden within your online handle? We decided to find out.