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Should You Buy V-Bucks?

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Learn more about Fortnite in-game currency V-Bucks, Battle Pass & Challenges, Item Shop, Skins, & Emotes!

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Premium Items in Fortnite

Premium items in Fortnite are purely aesthetic. Some you can buy outright while some are rewards and serve as visible badges of players' game achievements.

V-Bucks - The Fortnite Currency

V-Bucks is Fortnite's in-game currency used for making in-game purchases such as Battle Pass, skins, and emotes.

Click Store from the Top Menu to see available V-Bucks offers.

Modes of Payment

You can purchase V-Bucks mainly via Credit Card or Paypal account.

You will receive a digital invoice through your account's e-mail address to confirm purchase.

Modes of payment may vary depending on your location and currency.

CAUTION: Please be careful not to share private information online and always secure your account details!

PC Version

Price V-Bucks
$9.99 1,000
$24.99 2,500 (+300 bonus)
$59.99 6,000 (+1,500 bonus)
$99.99 10,000 (+3,500 bonus)

Prices in V-Bucks may vary, depending on your location and platform.

Battle Pass - Unlock More Content

If you want to kick up your Fortnite experience several notches, the first thing you may want to consider purchasing is the Battle Pass for the current season.

Get More Rewards with a Battle Pass

The Fortnite Battle Pass is a seasonal ticket that lasts until the end of the current Season. You can receive seasonal exclusive skins & emotes by playing the game and raising your Battle Pass tier!

Be sure to purchase the battle pass for the season that you want because these items cannot be bought from the Item Shop in the future!

Season Theme - Worlds Collide

Every Fortnite season has a theme that dictates the content's overall look! For season 5, the theme is "Worlds Collide"!

Season 5 Summary

Purchase Tiers and Get Rewards Faster

It is also possible to purchase Battle Pass tiers. Access this option via the Battle Pass tab in the Top Menu.

Enjoy Big XP Boosts

Get +120% Personal XP Boost and +40% max XP Boost to friends after unlocking all XP Bonus rewards.

Tier Purchase Cost

One tier costs 150 V-Bucks.

If you have extra V-Bucks, you can definitely spend them on tiers!

Unlock Additional Challenges

Purchasing a Battle Pass unlocks more challenges for you to complete!

Completing challenges gives you Battle Stars that level up your Battle Pass tier. The key is to work on these challenges to unlock Battle Pass Season Tier rewards!

Season 5 Battle Pass & Rewards

Item Shop Daily Offers

Premium items in Fortnite do not affect gameplay or provide any battle advantages.

The Item Shop has daily offers of Character Skins, Gliders, Pickaxe Skins, Emotes, and more.

Buying Skins and Emotes

Player Skins

In Fortnite, you can purchase skins that can change your character's appearance!

You can check the Item Shop (clickable from the Top Menu) everyday for new skins. You might find your favorite one!

Skin / Costume List

Pickaxe & Glider Skins

Pickaxe skins can also be customized!

Pickaxe List

Customize your Glider to suit your style!

Glider List

Dance & Emotes

Aside from character skins, you can also purchase dances & emotes. Express yourself and have fun with your squad (or your enemies!!) with crazy dance moves and emotes!

Dance & Emotes Lists

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