How to Redeem a Fortnite Gift Card and Get V-Bucks


  • Unlock Fortnite’s V-Bucks potential with easy gift card redemption.
  • Regional compatibility is crucial when redeeming Fortnite gift cards.
  • Step-by-step guide for Fortnite players on all platforms.

Fortnite, the popular battle royale game, offers players the chance to enhance their in-game experience by purchasing V-Bucks, the game’s virtual currency. One convenient way to acquire V-Bucks is by redeeming Fortnite gift cards. 

Section 1: Preparing to redeem

Before you start the process of redeeming a Fortnite gift card, it’s essential to ensure that your gift card is eligible for your Epic Games account. Fortnite gift cards are region-locked, so check for a country flag on the card’s packaging to confirm its compatibility with your account. Once you’ve verified this, follow the steps below to redeem your gift card.

Section 2: Redeeming on the Fortnite website

Access the Fortnite website:

Visit the official Fortnite website using your preferred web browser.

Sign in to your epic games account

Click on the icon located beside the “Download” button at the top of the website.

Enter your registered email address and password.

Select “Continue” to proceed.

Access V-bucks card option:

Click on your account icon at the top of the page.

Initiate the redemption process

Choose the “V-Bucks Card” option from the menu.

Begin redemption

Scroll down the page and click on “Get Started.”

Enter the gift card code

Carefully scratch off the protective layer on the back of your gift card to reveal the code.

Enter the code in the designated field.

Select your gaming platform

Click “Next” and choose the gaming device/platform you use to play Fortnite.


Review the information provided.

Click “Confirm” to finalize the redemption process.

Section 3: Redemption for Xbox and PlayStation users

For players on Xbox and PlayStation, the redemption process involves an additional step:

Receive the secondary code

After completing the previous steps, you will receive another code specifically for Xbox or PlayStation.

Redeem on microsoft or sony website

For Xbox, visit the Microsoft website (www.microsoft.com/redeem) and enter the code.

For PlayStation, visit the Sony website (www.playstation.com/redeem) and enter the code.

V-Bucks added to your account

Once you’ve entered the code on the respective platform’s website, the V-Bucks will be added to your Fortnite account.

Redeeming a Fortnite gift card is a straightforward process that allows players to acquire V-Bucks and unlock a wide range of in-game cosmetic items, including skins, emotes, and more. Whether you play on PC, Nintendo Switch, mobile, Xbox, or PlayStation, following these step-by-step instructions will ensure a seamless redemption experience. Keep in mind that Fortnite gift cards are region-locked, so always check for compatibility before attempting to redeem one.

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Joel Oluwatobi

Joel is a Blockchain enthusiast who has been active in the blockchain sector since 2016. He enjoys talking about blockchain and its implications for the future of humanity. Joel is a firm believer that decentralization offers the gaming industry and players lots of unique benefits.

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