How To Change Your Name In Valorant

Did you suddenly think about a cool name you want to use in Valorant? Or do you want to customize your tagline instead of using the default randomized number? In any case, we’re here to offer our help. In our guide below, we’ll show you how to change or set up your Riot ID and tagline in Valorant.


For starters, your Riot ID in Valorant is the display name that your friends and other players see when they check your account in-game. On the other hand, most people get a randomized tagline when they set up their account on the game.

Thankfully, Valorant allows its users to personalize and change their Riot ID and tagline anytime they want. In this way, players get more freedom and options to customize their accounts.

Although that is the case, a lot of people are having trouble finding the option to customize their in-game name, which is understandable since you can’t find it on your Settings. However, there’s no need to worry since you’re just looking at the wrong place.

Follow our quick guide below, and we’ll show you where you can change your Riot ID in Valorant.

How to change or set up your Riot ID in Valorant

If you want to change how other players see you in Valorant, your can change your Riot ID and tagline. Everyone will see your new name both in-game and their friend’s list.

You can change your Riot ID by signing in to the account page using a web browser. There is no option to do so on in-game. With that in mind, here’s our quick tutorial on how to change your name in Valorant.

  1. Make sure to close the Valorant client if it’s open on your computer.
  2. Using your preferred web browser, visit Riot’s Account Management page and sign in to your account.
  3. Look for the Riot ID section and make some changes to your ID and tagline. You can use up to 16 characters for the ID, while a combination of 5 letters and numbers works for the tag.

  4. Once you’re ready with your new name and tag, click Save Changes to confirm your decision.

Please note that you can only make some changes to your Riot ID once every 30 days. As such, you might want to think again when choosing a new name or tagline.

Changing the Riot ID in Valorant doesn’t cost you anything, unlike most games out there. So as long as you haven’t updated your ID recently, you can always change your name and tagline anytime you want.

To wrap it all up

Now that you know how to change your Riot ID in Valorant, you can go ahead and update the IGN and tagline of your account. After doing so, you can start the game and play unrated or competitive matches with your new ID.

Always keep in mind to avoid any hate speech, slurs, or offensive words when changing your Riot ID. Valorant may force you to change your name if they find it violating their rules of conduct. Other than that, you can use any ID or tagline that you want.

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