IGN

1. What is ign short for?

In-game name

A gamer's IGN is their "in-game name." IGNs are screen names or aliases that players use while playing online games, especially MMORPGs, MOBAs, and FPSes.

For example, while your friend Mike Jones may go by Mike IRL, in League of Legends (LoL) his IGN may be DeathBringer3001. Typically, a player's IGN is shown above their in-game character.

Example

"What's your IGN so I can add you as a friend?"
"TheDeerHunter."

If you squint, you can see some IGNs in this GIF

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Last Updated: December 10, 2020

2. What does IGN stand for?

I've got nothing

An acronym utilized to say that you don't have a response or comeback to a question or comment; may also be used to tell a person that you literally don't have anything.

Example

"You have any ideas for the party?
IGN, sorry!"

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Last Updated: June 11, 2014

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