Helldivers 2 Best Ship Names – List of 50 Cool Ship Name Ideas

Helldivers 2 image of the Ship Management terminal screen

Looking for some cool ideas for your Ship name? Read this article to see our pick of the 50 best ship names in Helldivers 2.

Helldivers 2 is a sci-fi shooter, inspired by satirical war moves such as Starship Troopers. It had great success from the get-go, thanks to its combination of engaging gameplay and political satire. To keep everything in a similar tone, when you get to the part where you name your Destroyer spaceship, you generate it by combining words from two predetermined lists. That way every ship will be appropriately named and in line with the rest of the game.

The names can be really badass, not to mention numerous hilarious combinations. Moreover, you can combine the words to pay homage to another popular franchise that you like. Whether you are going against bots or bugs, a cool Destroyer name is a must-have. Now, let’s see what are the best ship names in Helldivers 2.

Helldivers 2 Best Ship Names

What is the best name for Helldivers spaceship varies from person to person, we each have our own opinions on the matter. Here we have compiled two lists, one for what we think is either cool or funny, and the other for ship names inspired by other games, literature, music, or movies.

Helldivers 2 image of a destroyer ship i orbit
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Bear in mind that you can always edit the name of your ship without too much trouble. Without further ado, here are the lists with a total of 50 cool ship name ideas.

Cool and Funny Ship Name Ideas

  • Hammer of Battle
  • Fist of Conquest
  • Blade of Wrath
  • Arbiter of Conviviality
  • Emperor of War
  • Shield of Humankind
  • Defender of the People
  • Princess of Family Values
  • Dawn of the Constitution
  • Star of the Stars
  • Triumph of Opportunity
  • Dawn of Dawn
  • Whisper of Audacity
  • Patriot of Patriotism
  • Elected Representative of Audacity
  • Judge of Judgement
  • Blade of Steel
  • Warrior of War
  • Banner of Glory
  • Mother of Mercy
  • Citizen of Humankind
  • Champion of Judgement
  • Shield of Starlight
  • Representative of the State
  • Titan of Destruction
  • Pride of Pride
  • Martyr of Victory
  • Light of Dawn
  • Founding Father of Democracy
  • Bringer of the People
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  • BECOME A LEGEND – You will be assembled into squads of up to four Helldivers and assigned strategic missions. Watch each other’s back – friendly fire is an unfortunate certainty of war, but victory without teamwork is impossible.
  • LOADOUTS – Rain down freedom from above, sneak through enemy territory, or grit your teeth and charge head-first into the jaws of combat. How you deliver liberty is your choice; you’ll have access to a wide array of explosive firepower, life-saving armour and battle-changing stratagems… the jewel in every Helldiver’s arsenal.
  • REQUISITION – Super Earth recognises your hard work with valuable Requisition. Use it to access different rewards that benefit you, your squad, your destroyer ship and our overall war effort.
  • THREATS – Everything on every planet wants you dead. That’s what we’re dealing with. Each enemy has distinct and unpredictable characteristics, tactics, and behaviour – but they all fight ferociously and without fear or morality.

Names Inspired by Other Works and Franchises

Being original is outstanding, but sometimes you get inspired by other works of fiction. On that note, we compiled a list of Ship names inspired by books, other video games, movies, and the like.

  • Knight of Honor (referring to Knights of Honor videogame) 
  • Wings of Liberty (from Starcraft 2)
  • Citizen of the Stars (referring to Starcitizen videogame)
  • Prophet of Truth (from Halo)
  • Emperor of Humankind (homage to the Warhammer 40.000 universe)
  • Princess of Twilight (referring to The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess videogame)
  • Sword of Truth (referring to the popular fantasy novels written by Terry Goodkind)
  • Dawn of Victory (referring to a song and an album by Rhapsody of Fire)
  • Star of War (referring to the Star Wars franchise)
  • Giant of Iron (referring to the Iron Giant animated movie and book)
  • Song of Destruction (referring to “Symphony of Destruction”, a song by Megadeth)
  • Hammer of Dawn (from the Gears of War franchise)
  • Sword of Morning (homage to Arthur Dayne from “A Song of Ice and Fire”, a book series written by George R. R. Martin)
  • Hammer of War (homage to the Warhammer franchise)
  • Spear of Twilight (from the Warhammer 40.000 universe)
  • Dawn of War (referring to the popular Warhammer 40.000 real-time strategy game)
  • Sword of Destiny (from The Witcher book series, written by Andrzej Sapkowski)
  • Eye of Gold (referring to “GoldenEye”, a James Bond movie)
  • Champion of Eternity (referring to the “Eternal Champion” book series, written by Michael Moorcock)
  • Fist of Wrath (homage to “Fists of Fury”, one of Bruce Lee’s famous moves)

For more Helldivers 2 articles, check out Helldivers 2 Best Stratagems Tier List, Top 10 Coolest Armor Sets, and New Level 4 Ship Modules Added to Helldivers 2.


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