How To Change Rainbow Six Siege Name | Honest Guide

Most of us start playing a game just for the sake of trying it for once. But, gradually we got in love playing that game all day long. One such game is Rainbow Six Siege which is one of the best tactical shooter games by Ubisoft.

Before 2015 (The release year of Rainbow Six Siege) most of the players were playing games like ARMA and SWAT. After that Rainbow Six Siege slowly grew to be the #1 tactical shooter game of the world. Sadly, most of the gamers casually took this game as another tactical shooter game and continued using their PSN name, Xbox Gamer tag, or Ubisoft account name.

Now they all regret it because they are not very proud of the name which they named themselves. They tried to change it with the help of the in-game option and the help center but got no result.

So is it impossible for you to change your name in Rainbow Six Siege? No, don’t get carried away by such a myth. In this article we will provide you a complete guide on How To Change the Rainbow Six Siege Name. Moreover, we will be covering all the versions of the game i.e. PS/XBOX/PC.

How To Change Rainbow Six Siege Name | PC (Personal Computer)

Among the three platforms PC, PS, and Xbox, changing the name on the PC is the most difficult. As you need to access that Ubisoft account which you were using to download Rainbow Six Siege. Followed by changing the nickname of that account.  But we are here to simplify it into a few simple steps which you can follow to change the name. Go through the points for better understanding.


  • Open the Ubisoft application on your PC.
  • Type In your account Id and password and click login.
  • Navigate your mouse to the top-right corner, where you will find your profile with your name.
  • Click on your name (i.e. your profile).
  • Then click on the edit profile option to edit your profile. Then Ubisoft’s official website will open.
  • For your account’s safety reasons, you might be asked to enter your login information and password during these steps again.
  • After gaining access to Ubisoft’s official website again click on your profile image icon to the top right of the screen.
  • Scroll down and click on account management followed by clicking on the account information box.
  • Click on the pencil icon on the right side of your present Ubisoft username.
  • Then simply enter your desired username. Just make sure of a couple of things while entering your new name. Firstly the username should be a minimum of 3 characters and a maximum of 15 characters long. Secondly, the username must start with a letter. Thirdly, use only underscore, dash, and period punctuations along with letters and numbers. Fourth, don’t use offensive names. Fifth, your name should be unique and different from others. Finally, you can change your name only once every 30 days.

How To Change Rainbow Six Siege Name | PS (PlayStation) and Xbox

The method of changing the name of gaming consoles is comparatively very simple. Probably most of the console users have already changed their name by themselves. Still, we will make the method even easier by breaking it down into some simple steps.\

How To Change Rainbow Six Siege Name (PlayStation)

To change your Rainbow Six Siege name you have to change your PSN account name. Hence, I am listing below the steps of changing the PSN account name. Follow the steps mentioned below for better understanding.

  • Go to settings.
  • Then Account Management.
  • Then go to Account Information.
  • Go to the profile option and then go to the online id.
  • Accept the terms of PSN and then press continue (You may read the terms if you want complete information)
  • Then press continue.
  • Then enter your new online ID i.e. new name. For the first time, it will be absolutely free but later they will charge around 10$ for a name change. Hence, think well before finalizing your new name.
  • Finally, press confirm and your name will change.

How To Change Rainbow Six Siege Name (XBOX)

To change your Rainbow Six Siege name you have to change your Xbox Gamer tag. Hence, I am listing below the steps of changing your Xbox Gamer tag. Go through the steps mentioned below for better understanding.

  • Go to your profile located on the top left of the screen where your username is given.
  • Then go to my profile and press A
  • Go to the customize profile option.
  • Press A to change your name.
  • Then type down your desired username/gamer tag and confirm it by clicking on yes to change the name.


We have collected the information on How To Change Rainbow Six Siege Name only from the official sources. Moreover, we have conducted 3-5 interviews of pro gamers to formulate this complete guide. Henceforth, we hope that this guide will help you change your name in a few minutes.

It is our advice to be very careful while deciding your new name as the console owners get charged for that and PC owners can do it only once a month.

If you are still not able to change the name after following the above steps or having a problem signing the Ubisoft account do let us know. We will try our best to solve that issue for you in our upcoming articles. 

Also, make sure to check out our other guides right here.

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