Patron Badge

Do you get the patron badge if your email address here is the same as your Patreon address, or do you have to log in through that account?

I think you need to log in to the forum with your Patreon account?

Documentation links (such as they are) are here:

Yes, it looks like changing my email to match the Patreon account and then logging in through that gets the badge while keeping my history. Great!