One of the many factors that make an RPG more lived in is the ability to customize your character as well as your belongings. Your gear, your vehicles, your steeds, your weapons or in this case your spaceship. In Bethesda’s Starfield, you can make your ships even more personal by naming them.
This guide will tell you how to go on your space adventures and truly feel a sense of belonging when you grav jump between star systems and planets. After all, if the interstellar adventure doesn’t seem personal, it doesn’t feel authentic. So, go ahead and let your creativity run free!
Steps to rename your Starfield ship
Starfield offers various avenues and pathways in the game. You can buy prefab ships, get them as quest rewards, or become a full-blown space pirate and steal enemy ships. Here are the best ships in starfield and how to find them. Renaming ships will always come in handy in any of these scenarios. Here is how to do that:
- Firstly, if your ship is stolen, register it first. Here is how to register it:
- Land at a city port and talk to a Ship services technician.
- Choose “I’d like to view and modify my ships.”
- Once you do that, you will be prompted to register your ship in order to perform actions on it. Note: Ensure that you have enough credits to register your ship.
- Once your ship is registered. You can name it whatever you wish to.
- Press the button corresponding to “Ship Builder” from the first screen.
- Press the button to select “flight check”.
- Below the dialogue box showing messages and weapons will be an array of buttons. Here you’ll find the “Rename Ship” option.
- Now enter the name you want your ship to have.
- Confirm the name.
- Close the menu and if there are any errors in your ship, resolve them first.
Naming your ship in Starfield may seem like a small detail but for someone deeply immersed in the game, it’s a great touch of personalization. For how to make your own custom Starfield ship, check our guide on the topic that glosses over all the different ship parts, and shipyard locations.
Which Ship is your favorite in Starfield and what have you named it? Let us know in the comments below.