It’s only a matter of time. The eSports industry is growing so fast that it could eventually surpass our current sports industry.
The Madden championships could draw more viewers. We could start calling eSports sports and real sports rSports.
New squads are forming all the time, and we’re going to need some good team names for gaming.
Let’s get the party started.
eSports Team Name Ideas for 2023
When it comes to gamer names, you have to pay attention to name availability, character limits, and punctuation rules. But the most important rule for gamers’ team names is that they must look cool on screen.
GLHF isn’t just spamming the chat. It’s a way of life.
This esports team name gives you the cutest mascot in all of electronic gaming.
This could work for a team name for lacrosse, as a stack is a vertical offensive formation.
Speed runts is also a fantastic team name idea for kids’ flag football.
Glitchy Trigger Finger
Son of a Glitch
There are many more glitch puns out there:
- Glitch About It
- Dirty Glitches
- Head Glitches In Charge
Unique eSports Team Name Ideas
Look, we’d all love to be Ninja (and maybe for more reasons than one). But that gamer tag is taken.
You need good team names for gaming that aren’t going to bounce back when you submit them.
This unique gamer name might be too old-timey for you whippersnappers. But if my nanna gamed, she’d think this was hilarious.
Speaking of which…
QQ Me a River
Kings and Pwneds
People hate cheesy players just as much as they hate the word monger – so I say just lean into it.
Those seeking wrestling names might want to consider this gem.
I also like Crowd Controllers.
Competitive Team Names for Gaming
Don’t make the mistake of thinking every gamer is soft.
Winner is Coming
For this e-sports name idea, you could also go with Triggering if that’s more your style.
This sports team name idea for gaming might also work for an NSFW soccer team name idea.
You can see the top Twitch emotes here. Maybe that sparks an eSports team name idea. Maybe it just helps the last handful of names make sense.
Dirty Team Names for eSports
Backdooring is well known in gaming circles. It’s a team strategy to seize an enemy’s structures without having pushed the last first (i.e. without the support of a friendly minion wave.
This could make a clever hockey team name as well. But the back door in hockey is the area of the ice on the far side of the offensive zone.
Catchy Gamer Team Names for 2023
Video games are supposed to be fun, and so are eSports team names.
Anyone seeking cool baseball team name ideas could steal this idea.
ReSpawn of the Devil
You could apply this team name idea to a drag racing team name.
I like this idea for a tournament golf team name (if you plan on getting a little hammered).
eSports Team Names from Around the Web
Most other video game team names lists are just copies of existing, generic team names. So I looked through those and copied only the good ones.
Part of the wisdom of age is knowing exactly where you stand.
I also like this idea for an all-male bowling team name.
This isn’t a gaming pun, it’s just evocative writing to let your opponents know what’s coming.
This gamer name could also be used as a basketball name idea.
Ninjas in Pajamas
Or simply Pajama Ninjas.
Some might say this esports team name itself is a bit of overkill. Others might argue that one can never have enough kill.
Tell us Your Racing Team Name Ideas
If you have a funny team name for racing, tell us about it in the comments. We’ll add the funniest names to this article.