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Old August 5, 2011, 02:13   #10
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Originally Posted by Nomad View Post
It changes the character's name within the game, i.e. the one that will be shown on the high scores list, but doesn't affect the file name of the save game file. I guess it's mostly useful for flavour/role-playing purposes if you want to give your character a new nickname like 'Lucky' or 'Dragonslayer' based on something that happened during the game. Or if you started a new game from a save file and forgot to rename your guy from Frodo to Frodo II when you started.
It's really important for the competition, where everyone starts with the same savefile and you need to change name to avoid new characters overwriting your old ones on the ladder.
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