There are two ways to send a friend request:


In Person:

  1. Right click the person you'd like to be friends with
  2. Click Add Friend from the drop-down menu


Through the Social Manager:

Open the Social Manager by clicking the Friends button in your menu bubble or pressing the F key.



If they're in the same region as you:

  1. Click the 'Local' tab
  2. Right click the name of the person you'd like to be friends with
  3. Click 'Add Friend'


From anywhere, if you know their persona name:

  1. Click 'Add a Friend' (bottom left of the window)
  2. Type the persona name of the person you'd like to add as a friend
  3. Click 'Send Request'



Friend Request FAQs:


If someone accidentally declines my friend request can I send another one? Yes! You can send another request later if someone accidentally declines your request. Please do not use requests to spam people, as it is a violation of our Rules of Conduct and may result in action being taken against your account.


If I decline a friend request, can I send that person a request later? Yes! If you accidentally declined a friend request, or just wanted to wait until you got to know someone a little better, that's fine. You can send them a friend request any time.


If I remove someone from my friends list, can I send them a friend request later? Yes! As long as you haven't Ignored them and they haven't Ignored you, you can send them a request.


Is there a restriction on how many requests I can send? No! You're welcome to add as many friends as you like. there is no hourly, daily, or lifetime limit on friend requests. Just don't spam people with them, as it is a violation of our Rules of Conduct and may result in action being taken against your account.