How to redeem codes in Fortnite – GGRecon

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Coleman Hamstead
2nd Sep 2022 17:06
Trying to figure out how to redeem codes in Fortnite? Fortnite features codes of all varieties. Some codes are tied to exclusive promotional Skins like Stealth Reflex or Eon Other codes come courtesy of Epic Games and are available to redeem on a first-come, first-served basis. And then, there are V-Bucks gift card codes to indulge your spending habits. So, if you happen to have a few codes sitting around, this guide will teach you how to redeem codes in Fortnite.


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To redeem codes for in-game items in Fortnite, regardless of what platform you play on, follow the steps listed below:
If successful, you will receive a message that the code was redeemed.


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If it’s a V-Bucks gift card you have, the process of redeeming it is separate from other Fortnite codes. Follow the instructions below to redeem a code for V-Bucks:
If you opted to redeem your V-Bucks to PC, Mobile, or Nintendo Switch, your V-Bucks will be waiting for you the next time you launch Fortnite.
However, if you picked Xbox or PlayStation, you received another code that you now must enter on your Microsoft or Sony account.


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After clicking ‘Confirm’, Fortnite players that selected Xbox or PlayStation as their platform of choice will receive a 12-character or a 25-character code to be redeemed on either Microsoft or Sony’s websites. You’ll notice instructions and a direct link to the third-party site. Make sure that the Microsoft or Sony account you log in to for this step is linked to your Epic Games account.
Alternatively, Xbox users can turn on their Xbox and complete the following steps:
Likewise, PlayStation users can start up their console and do the following:
With that, you have everything you need to redeem codes in Fortnite. Whether you got your hands on an exclusive promotional Skin, a freebie from Epic Games, or a V-Bucks gift card, follow the instructions listed above to redeem your codes and unlock your in-game goodies.
Many of the Fortnite rarest Skins come from codes.
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