So, you've got yourself a code to redeem in Fortnite. But how exactly are you meant to redeem a code in Fortnite? Do you do it on the game or on the website?


Of course, there are multiple reasons why you might receive a Fortnite code — it could be a gift from a loved one that knows you're a Fortnite fan, or you might have earned said code from an in-game event or multimedia collaboration of some sort (we recently got one from the Fortnite Marvel Unlimited collab).

However you happen to have got your code, the process to redeem it is fairly simple, so keep on reading and we'll tell you what you need to do to redeem that Fortnite code today.

How to redeem a code in Fortnite

There are two ways to redeem codes in Fortnite. One is through the Epic Games Launcher and the other is via the Epic Games Store. Here is how to do both!

How to redeem Fortnite code via Epic Games Launcher

  • Open up Epic Games Launcher.
  • Log in to your Epic Games account.
  • Your name will be in the bottom left-hand corner, so give it a click
  • Click Redeem Code.
  • Enter the code, and then click the Redeem button (You should receive a message that will tell you the code was successfully redeemed).
  • Click Back to Home - job done!

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How to redeem Fortnite code via the Epic Games Store

  • Open up your internet browser of choice
  • Go to the Epic Games website store
  • Log in to your Epic Games account
  • Your name will be shown in the top right corner, click that and then click Redeem Code.
  • Enter the code, and then press Redeem.
  • You'll then get a message telling you you've done it correctly and that's it, code redeemed.

We did say it was easy!

Now all you need to do is to make sure your Christmas list has lots of Fortnite related things on it so you have some codes to redeem!

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