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Re: What inspired your name here at SoSZ?

Unread postby Koei Girl » Thu Aug 27, 2009 10:16 pm

Koei is my favorite gaming company---so my cars' license plate was "Koei Girl". :D
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Re: What inspired your name here at SoSZ?

Unread postby HowSwiftThySword » Thu Aug 27, 2009 10:39 pm

"The Hero" movie (the one with Jet Li in the Qin Dynasty :P).
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Re: What inspired your name here at SoSZ?

Unread postby mrbeate » Fri Sep 03, 2010 3:19 am

I saw a beautiful sub servant wife and named my name after her. Okay ,naw i made it up on the spot but I later found out what it meant ,which is what i just said in bold. :)
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Re: What inspired your name here at SoSZ?

Unread postby Mestre Will » Fri Sep 03, 2010 3:53 am

Well my name : Mestre Will

Mestre - is the portuguese to Master because some friend give the nickname "Mestre Estrategista" = Master Strategist because my masterfull strategies in strategy games (like Age of empire,Total War series ,Rotk,Warcraft ,Starcraft and others) i always win and i also teach some strategies to my friends,not just it but i am a excelent teacher because of it Mestre = Master.

Will - is the other nick name of me because of my name Willyan.
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Re: What inspired your name here at SoSZ?

Unread postby devtherev » Sat Sep 18, 2010 7:19 pm

The same name as i use for SimRTK :lol: Oh! And PSN :P
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Re: What inspired your name here at SoSZ?

Unread postby Zhuanyong » Thu Sep 30, 2010 4:17 pm

Zhuanyong is the Chinese equivalent to my real name so that's about it in that regard. I almost thought to use Kenshin instead but, Zhuanyong fits with my profile for this forum.
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Re: What inspired your name here at SoSZ?

Unread postby Da Chao » Sun May 22, 2011 7:06 pm

When most of you see my username, you most likely think Ma Chao. But really, it's not a reference. xD This goes back to before I knew of him.

When I was new(er) to ROTK, I was all into looking up things about names and style names and everything behind it. So one day I decided to "create my own". Considering I know next to no Chinese, and have a track record of not making very good names in general, that was probably a bad idea.

I've never used it in any other way but this user (why, self?!) but it just stuck in my head as something related to the series. Why, I have no idea.

I also feel I just admitted something that would have been better off not said. >.>;
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Re: What inspired your name here at SoSZ?

Unread postby TooMuchBaijiu » Sun May 22, 2011 10:02 pm

Mine came from a foolhardy attempt to merge my interests in Chinese culture with my interests in binge drinking. After finding a shop in the International District that sold Chinese wine, I picked up a bottle on the way to a party. Once there, I opened it, took a swig, and realized that Chinese apparently enjoy the taste of rubbing alcohol.

A few curious individuals later inquired as to why I was in so much agony, and when I pointed to that bottle, they all wanted to try it themselves-they couldn't believe it could be as bad as I described it-after all, how did I know what Cerberus' piss tasted like? Well, they tried it, and suddenly the suspicion went 'round that I'd brought a poisoned bottle to the party. And after a few more drinks, I'd begun to believe it.

You're probably asking now why I kept drinking it if it was so awful. Well, this was a gathering of tight-wads, spendthrifts and cheap-asses, so we had a shortage of beer but a plethora of chaser, and you have to use that chaser to chase something.

I woke up the next morning with a parched tongue, my intestines in knots, one of my shoes missing, and I'll never know how that bra on my head got there. But at the moment, all I was concerned with was the throbbing headache pounding away at my forehead like a jackhammer attempting to escape my skull. And as I sat up, I saw a friend sitting across from me on a rocking chair, listening to Johnny Cash holding a bottle of Dos Equis.

"I stashed a couple to kill the morning hangover," he told me. "You want one?"

"No, man," I replied. "I had way Too Much Baijiu."

But if I could do it all over again, I would've picked a name that didn't require a multi-paragraph anecdote to explain.
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Re: What inspired your name here at SoSZ?

Unread postby Tiger of Kai » Tue May 24, 2011 3:08 pm

Takeda Shingen is my favorite historical character and Tiger of Kai is his nickname.
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Re: What inspired your name here at SoSZ?

Unread postby Hyper90 » Tue May 24, 2011 6:34 pm

i was registering on a proper name, but it was taken . (dont even remember what name it was)

so i grab my recent new game name - Hyper90
previously i was known as Inferno. years ago :mrgreen:
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