In ManiaPlanet, all your personal information are linked to your account:
Your ManiaHome is also linked to your account.
I already have an account
If you have played in ManiaPlanet before, click on the 'I already have an account' button.
Your login and password will be requested from you. If you have forgotten your password, click on '... I have forgotten my password'.
An email will automatically be sent to the address that you have given at the time of creating your profile.
Creating a new account
Within the game, you have to create an account if it is your first time in ManiaPlanet. If not, use your previous account to keep your game information. 1. Click "Create an account" and then choose your login and password. 2. Select where you are you from. This information helps locating the best servers, and rank you with people from your region. 3. Enter a valid email. Make sure the email address is accurate. This is where you will receive a recap email with your account information, and it will be the email used in case you need to retreive your account information. Make sure to copy your account information and keep them safe. 4.Read and accept the terms and conditions (EULA). 5.Enter your game key to access the title you own.
N.B.: the following four terms should be clearly differentiated:
- Account: this is your user account in ManiaPlanet. It contains your personal information and is associated with the games that you have purchased.
- Profile: customisable information such as the choice of the avatar, the nickname or the skin of your car.
- Login: this is the username, which allows you to login to your account.
- Nickname: the name shown to the other players during a race or in a ranking. You are able to change it any time in the 'Profile' section. It is advisable not to use your login as your nickname in order to avoid any problems with hacking.
When ManiaPlanet is started for the first time, you have the option to create a profile.
If you do not yet have a profile or if you wish to create a new profile, click on the 'Create a new profile' button, a new window then appears.
Each profile is associated with an account. In the event of creating a new account, you must click on the 'Create a new account' button.
N.B.: You will be asked to login. This is the name of your account, and not your player name. You will be able to change the player name in the profile menu of the game at any time.
Then, you need to enter your password in both fields provided for this purpose, and confirm by clicking on the 'Ok' button, or delete by clicking on the 'Delete' button.
After confirmation, you arrive at the zone choice page. Click on the selection button represented by a question mark '?' and choose your place of residence according to your country, your region and your town/city. Your zone will allow you to view the official rankings which correspond to your geographic location. The zone also allows you to choose servers according to your town/city and to access specific content (forum, news, etc.).
Once the zone has been chosen, you are recommended to enter your email address in the field provided for this purpose.
N.B.: It is advisable to enter a valid email address in order to receive your login and your password in case you lose them, but also in order to receive news about the game if you have ticked the 'Receive emails about NADEO games' box below.
By ticking this box, you are agreeing to receive the latest news about the ManiaPlanet platform and related games.
N.B.: A confirmation email will automatically be sent to you, which includes a summary of the various fields filled in, as well as a key allowing you to play in official mode and to send Planets to your friends thanks to the in-game messaging service (cf. Planets).