Reserved Pet Names (An updated version of Restricted Names)

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Unread post by Jojo » Tue Nov 20, 2012 8:29 pm

I see that you already have 'Georgia' on the list but 'Georgie' also seems to be reserved. I had to name my jungle grub 'Georgiee' instead :/

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Unread post by GormanGhaste » Sun Apr 21, 2013 11:21 pm

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Unread post by cowmuflage » Sun Apr 21, 2013 11:51 pm

I find it funny how you can't name something Megatron but you can use Unicron :lol: So I named my robot that instead.

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Unread post by Lupis » Mon Apr 22, 2013 12:13 am

Sergeant is reserved, as is Sherlock. (SherIock, however, spelled with a capital i instead of an L, is accepted.) Oddly enough, Mycroft isn't.

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Unread post by Layiaissa » Wed May 22, 2013 9:46 pm

ARG! Couldn't use Tyranitar or Haxorus (pokemon names) for my green warp stalker because they are reserved. Kecleon was fine, though. o.O

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Unread post by Iowawolf » Sat Oct 12, 2013 2:39 am

Am I to guess any name Blizzard used to name their characters is reserved I believe when I tamed my Loque I tried to name her Loque'nahak but if I remember right said it wasn't possible could someone please confirm this if I can rename her I would like to and thank you.
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Unread post by Vephriel » Sat Oct 12, 2013 2:41 am

Crestonwolf73 wrote:Am I to guess any name Blizzard used to name their characters is reserved I believe when I tamed my Loque I tried to name her Loque'nahak but if I remember right said it wasn't possible could someone please confirm this if I can rename her I would like to and thank you.
The main problem is the apostrophe, we can't put them in pet names, but I'm fairly certain you can use Loquenahak (all one word).

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Unread post by Lisaara » Sun Oct 13, 2013 5:28 am

Veph is right. You can still use Loquenahak though.

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Unread post by Beilgo » Sat Mar 22, 2014 2:30 am

Eye of Acherus is reserved. This pissed me off because it wasnt reserved when i first named my battle pet that, and when I released that pet because I had found a rare version of it, the game wouldnt let me give it the same name. :evil:

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Unread post by Finduilas » Sun Mar 23, 2014 3:55 am

I wanted to name my new tamed white/blue cat Snowwhite. It was reserved. I didn't try other Disney names. Snowhite is working.

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Unread post by Castile » Sun Mar 23, 2014 5:57 am

LadyBlue, Scarface and Ranger are reserved :( Had to add funny characters to make em work.

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Unread post by Rhyela » Thu Jan 29, 2015 2:55 am

Lestat is reserved. :( Guess I'll have to use a funky character, even though I don't like doing that.

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Unread post by Nachtwulf » Thu Jan 29, 2015 4:25 am

Just as an FYI, I've still been running into the bug that will claim your pet name is illegal if you -just- tamed the pet. It doesn't happen all the time but probably about 30-40% of the time it will say whatever you put in is blocked or has illegal characters in it, even if it doesn't.

Try dismissing the pet and resummoning it before giving up on the name you want to pick!

(Also, I forgot to check, but the name Jewel is blocked, undoubtedly because it contains the letterset 'jew'. Which frustrates me because I want to name every basilisk ever Jewel.)

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Unread post by Kaylagosa » Thu Jul 02, 2015 1:09 pm

Mirajane and Rogue are reserved.

Mirajáne and Rógue work. But Mírajane didn't so I assume it's the Jane bit that's reserved.

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Unread post by Xota » Sat Sep 05, 2015 6:59 pm

I tried to name a minipet "White Fang", and it told me it was restricted because of mature language (White). I can understand why they wouldn't want to allow something like "white power", but surely they can make a better filter.

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Unread post by Ziarre » Tue Dec 15, 2015 11:21 pm

"Pippin" is reserved. I know, it's a LOTR name, but I was hoping to name a fox after my new puppy. :c
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Unread post by Cynarea » Sun Dec 27, 2015 6:23 pm

Tigger is also reserved. Imagine what would happen if there was a restrict on pet names in real life. o-o

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Unread post by WhyNotCats909 » Thu Jun 30, 2016 1:51 pm

Slythiechick wrote:however "Bowser" IS reserved. Had a buddy try to name him Terrorpene that. "Bowsah" works though.
This must have been added after Cata; that's my Terrorpene's name.
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Unread post by Rhyela » Thu Sep 01, 2016 1:41 am

Jenny was reserved when I tried to use it on my spider.

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Unread post by Kalliope » Thu Sep 01, 2016 4:22 am

Bullwinkle is reserved. I'm sure you can all imagine why I know that.

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