How to name or rename your ship in Sea of Thieves

What's in a name, anyway?

Sea of Thieves' Season 7 introduced many new mechanics, features, and more, including the ability to name your ship. This opens up a lot of creativity for giving your ship a title, but some players may struggle to come up with a good name or may want to change it. This may leave you wondering if you can rename your ship in Sea of Thieves and how to do it.

The answer is yesyou can change and rename your ship in Sea of Thieves. If you name your ship and are unhappy with it, you can change it, as they are not permanent. That said, it is not a free service, and you have to take some steps to do so. Here is how to name and rename your ship in Sea of Thieves. You can also check out our list of the best Sea of Thieves ship names if you can't think of one.

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Sea of Thieves – Ship Naming Guide

A ship's name is important, and this is true of Sea of Thieves as well. Think carefully before you select your ship's name, as it can be a challenge raising funds to change it. Here is everything you need to know about ship names in Sea of Thieves.

How to name your ship in Sea of Thieves

To name your ship in Sea of Thieves, select the Play option from the title screen. Choose Adventure, then go to the My Ship tab. You must first purchase a Sloop, Brigantine, or Galleon. Once you do so, you can enter a name and brand it on your ship. You'll have to shill out lots of Gold, so make sure you purchase the one you want. Additionally, renaming the ship will cost you more.

How to change your ship name in Sea of Thieves

To rename your ship in Sea of Thieves, you must go to the main menu and select the Pirate Emporium. Navigate to the Captaincy tab and click on Ship Renaming Deed. You must purchase this deed to rename your ship with real money or Ancient Coins. Once you do so, you will need to purchase another Renaming Deed if you want to change your ship's name again.

Does changing your ship name affect your Sea of Thieves progress?

Nothing will change about your ship except for the name when you change your ship's name. All your progress will be safe and sound, so there's no fear of having to restart after changing your name. That being said, a new name could give your ship a new feeling, so consider what you name your ship carefully.

For more information on Sea of Thieves, check out All New Features & Changes in Sea of Thieves Season 7 and Where to Sell Crates and Gunpowder Barrels in Sea of Thieves on Pro Game Guides.

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  1. Can ships share names? I.e one player names their sloop “Ship” can another player name thier sloop “Ship”?