FAQ

Last Updated: May 24, 2024

General

What is Fortnite?

Fortnite is a world of many games and other experiences, made by different creators including Epic Games. Examples of games made by Epic Games include:

Where can I download Fortnite?

You can download Fortnite from the following places:


​​​​You can also play Fortnite via cloud gaming:

Where can I find the system requirements for playing Fortnite natively on PC?

You can find the PC system requirements for Fortnite at our help article on PC system requirements. In addition to the minimum and recommended system specifications, there are the Epic Quality Presets specifications. This system requirements category is for running Epic Quality Presets ("Epic settings") at optimal performance.

Do I need an internet connection to play Fortnite?

Yes. A stable internet connection is necessary to play Fortnite.

Is there a way to report another player for bad behavior?

Yes. Visit our help article on reporting bad player behavior to learn the steps to report another player. 

For player vs player (PvP) experiences, how do you handle teamers in Solo mode?

We’ve built a system to automatically ban teamers in Solo mode.

How are you handling cheaters (aimbots, overlays, etc.)?

We take cheating very seriously on both a legal and game development front. We don’t want to tip our hand by talking in-depth about how we combat cheating, but rest assured, cheaters are permanently banned across Fortnite.

Which types of cosmetics/Locker items are usable in each Fortnite experience?

See our Fortnite Cosmetic Compatibility help article to see which types of Locker items are usable in each Fortnite experience. We are working to extend Car items, Jam Tracks, and Instrument capability to more areas of the Fortnite ecosystem.

Are Fortnite experiences pay-to-win?

No. We do not sell items that give a competitive advantage in any Fortnite experience.

Can I play Fortnite experiences on PC with a controller?

Yes. Fortnite supports controller compatibility on PC.

How do I change my preferred language?

To change your preferred language:

  • In Fortnite, go to the Settings by opening the Lobby Sidebar and clicking the Gear icon.

  • Select the Game Settings.

  • Confirm your preferred language in the “Language and Region” section of the Game Settings.

  • After selecting your preferred language, be sure to apply your changes.

Fortnite Battle Royale

What is Fortnite Battle Royale?

Created by Epic Games, the main objective of Fortnite Battle Royale is to be the last one standing on the Battle Royale Island! Loot, build, explore, and fight to overcome 99 other players in the match. Fortnite Battle Royale consists of the following experiences: Battle Royale, Ranked Battle Royale, Zero Build - Battle Royale, Ranked Zero Build, Team Rumble, and certain limited-time experiences. (All of these can be found in Fortnite’s Discover screen in the “By Epic” row.)

Can I play Fortnite Battle Royale for free?

Yes, you can play Fortnite Battle Royale for free.

Which device(s) can I play Fortnite Battle Royale on?

Play Fortnite Battle Royale on:


Via cloud gaming, Fortnite Battle Royale is available to play on even more devices! Check out our cloud gaming pages for more info:

How do I use my equipped Car in Fortnite Battle Royale?

In a Battle Royale match (or eligible creator-made island), enter a Sports Car or SUV, then watch it turn into your custom Car! The Sports Car or SUV will keep the look of your equipped Car the entire match/gameplay session, even if you exit it and someone else enters it. Players have separate loadouts for Sports Cars and SUVs in their Locker.

LEGO Fortnite

What is LEGO Fortnite?

Created by Epic Games in collaboration with the LEGO Group, LEGO Fortnite is a survival crafting adventure where you’ve fallen into a new world… in LEGO form! Harvest LEGO resources to create your own builds, and create villages for you and your friends to live it up. Face enemies and the elements in your quest of construction.

Can I play LEGO Fortnite for free?

Yes, you can play LEGO Fortnite for free.

Which device(s) can I play LEGO Fortnite on?

Play LEGO Fortnite on:


Via cloud gaming, LEGO Fortnite is available to play on even more devices! Check out our cloud gaming pages for more info:

How do I get started in LEGO Fortnite?

Before playing LEGO Fortnite for the first time, you’ll need to create a new world or jump into a world a player has made you a key holder of. A “key holder” is someone who can run your world with you, even if you’re offline!

I want to share responsibility for my world with someone else. How do I make someone a key holder?

To invite a player to be a key holder, choose a player currently in your world with you. Make this selection in the “Players” tab of the “Map” menu. All party members without a key will be removed from your world when you leave your party or world.

Do I play as my Fortnite Outfits in LEGO Fortnite?

In Fortnite, you play as the “LEGO Style” for your chosen Fortnite Outfit! LEGO Styles are included with Outfits at no additional cost. To find Outfits that have a LEGO Style, check the Outfit’s detail page when browsing the Shop or your Locker. New LEGO Styles will be added to Fortnite often! (Not all Fortnite Outfits have a LEGO Style.)

Rocket Racing

What is Rocket Racing?

Created by Psyonix — the makers of Rocket League — and Epic Games, Rocket Racing is a supersonic arcade racer with boundary-defying ways to get to the finish. Master your drift, fly, Turbo, and air dodge skills as you race through an ever-growing selection of tracks! Compete online in ranked or private races.

Can I play Rocket Racing for free?

Yes, you can play Rocket Racing for free.

Which device(s) can I play Rocket Racing on?

Play Rocket Racing on:


Via cloud gaming, Rocket Racing is available to play on even more devices! Check out our cloud gaming pages for more info:

What is the recommended control input for Rocket Racing?

While Rocket Racing supports controller, mouse + keyboard, and touch controls (mobile), the recommended control input for Rocket Racing is a controller.

What are the cars I can drive in Rocket Racing?

All players have a Locker in Fortnite, and in the “Cars” section you can equip cars to use in Fortnite Battle Royale, eligible creator-made islands, or Rocket Racing! A Fortnite Car consists of different types of Locker items like Car Bodies, Decals, and Wheels.

With cross-game ownership, you can share certain Car items between Fortnite and Rocket League. Own a cross-game item in Rocket League? That means you also own it in Fortnite! (And vice versa.) Just make sure you’re playing Fortnite with the same Epic Games account you use to play Rocket League.

 

Fortnite Festival

What is Fortnite Festival?

Created by Harmonix — the experts in rhythm-based gameplay — and Epic Games, Fortnite Festival takes you on a note highway to rhythmically conquer in front of a roaring crowd. Choose songs for your setlist, then use your preferred control method to shred on Guitar, slap with the Bass, kill it on Keytar, bang on the Drums, or take vocals on the Mic! When you’re not on the Main Stage, mix hit music with other players on the Jam Stage.

Can I play Fortnite Festival for free?

Yes, you can play Fortnite Festival for free.

Which device(s) can I play Fortnite Festival on?

Play Fortnite Festival on:

 

Via cloud gaming, Fortnite Festival is available to play on even more devices! Check out our cloud gaming pages for more info:

Does Fortnite Festival support instrument controllers?

Instrument controller support is a priority for the team and currently under development.

What’s the Festival Pass all about?

As you progress in the Festival Pass, you’ll unlock new Instruments, Jam Tracks, and more! (“Jam Tracks” are songs you can perform on the Main Stage. Also use Jam Tracks to perform “loops” of the song on the Jam Stage… plus in Fortnite Battle Royale!) Progress in the Pass by earning Festival Points from Festival Quests.

Currently, the Festival Pass has a free reward track and a Premium Reward Track upgrade. After purchasing the Premium Reward Track, you’ll unlock an extra layer of rewards as you progress in the Pass.

How long is a Festival Pass available to progress in?

A Festival Pass is available to progress in until the end of the current Fortnite Festival Season.

Will I keep everything I earned from a Festival Pass after the next one arrives?

Yes, you will! Every item earned through the Festival Pass will remain in your inventory permanently.

Where can I learn more about the Festival Pass?

When you enter the Lobby of a Fortnite Festival experience (“Main Stage” or “Jam Stage”), you’ll see “Festival Pass” in the top navigation. Select this to learn about the current Festival Pass!

Fortnite Save the World

What is Fortnite Save the World?

Created by Epic Games, hold back hordes of monsters and explore a vast, destructible world in Fortnite Save the World. Also build huge forts, craft weapons, find loot, and level up!

Can I play Fortnite Save the World for free?

No, Fortnite Save the World is a paid game.

Which platform(s) can I play Fortnite Save the World on?

Play Fortnite Save the World on: 


Via cloud gaming, Fortnite Save the World is available to play on even more devices! Check out our cloud gaming pages for more info:


Please note: Save the World is unavailable on smartphones and tablets both natively and through cloud gaming.

Apple is preventing us from signing games for distribution on Mac, which ends our ability to develop and offer Fortnite Save the World for the platform. As a result, Fortnite Save the World is no longer available to play natively on Mac.

Where can I find Save the World in Fortnite?

Save the World can be found in the Discover screen in the “By Epic” row. You can also find it in the “Recently Played” row if applicable and your “My Favorites” row if you chose to add it there.

Is Save the World purchasable in Discover?

Yes! You can purchase Save the World through Discover. To begin the purchase process, select the Save the World tile in Discover. This will take you to a screen where you can purchase the latest Save the World Pack that will grant you access to Save the World.

Can I still purchase a Save the World Founder's Pack?

No, the Save the World Founder's Packs have been retired. However, you can still gain access to Save the World by purchasing a Save the World Pack, which you can find on our website, inside Fortnite, or on your console's storefront.

If I buy a Save the World Pack on one platform, can I play Save the World on other supported platforms? Are my items and progress shared across platforms?

Yes. If your platform accounts are linked to your Epic Games account, all purchased content is present and all progress is recorded across every platform on which these accounts are linked. For help linking your console account(s) to your Epic account, check out the following article: How do I link my console account to my Epic Games account using the web?

If I purchase a Save the World Pack via Fortnite’s website, can I play Save the World on PlayStation or Xbox?

Yes! To gain access on PlayStation and/or Xbox after purchasing, you must link your PlayStation Network account and/or Xbox account to your Epic Games account. For help linking your console account(s) to your Epic account, check out the following article: How do I link my console account to my Epic Games account using the web?

I’m having some trouble with my Save the World Pack purchase. What should I do?

Please contact our Support team for assistance regarding a Save the World Pack purchased through Epic Games. For a Save the World Pack purchased through PlayStation or Xbox, please reach out to the support team for your specific platform.

Can I play Save the World on PC with a controller?

Yes! Controller compatibility is supported on PC.

Battle Pass

What is the Battle Pass?

The Battle Pass is a way to unlock rewards in Fortnite (including Locker items and V-Bucks) by getting XP in:

  • Creator-made islands

  • Fortnite Battle Royale

  • LEGO Fortnite

  • Rocket Racing

  • Fortnite Festival

How does the Battle Pass work?

The Battle Pass has pages of in-Fortnite rewards to spend your Battle Stars on. (Earn Battle Stars by leveling up with XP!) Some rewards have a certain Level requirement and a requirement of certain rewards already claimed.

How much does a Battle Pass cost?

Currently, you can purchase a Battle Pass for only 950 V-Bucks and earn up to 1,500 V-Bucks back by progressing in the Pass!

How long is a Battle Pass available to progress in?

The release of a new Battle Pass coincides with a new Fortnite Battle Royale Season. This means an individual Battle Pass is available to progress in until the last day of the current Battle Royale Season. Rewards from a Battle Pass can only be earned while that Battle Pass is active, and will not be available to earn later.

Will I keep everything I earned from a Battle Pass after the next one arrives?

Yes, you will! Every item earned through the Battle Pass will remain in your inventory permanently. Learn about the current Battle Pass and its end date.

Where can I learn more about the Battle Pass?

The best place to learn about the Battle Pass is the “Battle Pass” tab inside Fortnite. You can also learn more in our help article on the Battle Pass.

Cross-Game Ownership

What does cross-game ownership mean across Fortnite and Rocket League?

Cross-game ownership means you own certain Car items in Fortnite if you already own them in Rocket League, and vice versa! Just make sure you’re playing Rocket League with the same Epic Games account you use to play Fortnite.

Why do I have Car items in Rocket League that I don’t have in Fortnite?

Not all Car items are shared between Fortnite and Rocket League. The number of Car items that are cross-game will grow over time.

How do I get Car items in Fortnite that I don’t have in Rocket League?

Car item bundles are available for purchase in the Fortnite Shop. Some Car items are available as Battle Pass or Quest rewards.

Fortnite Creative / Unreal Editor for Fortnite (UEFN)

What are Fortnite Creative and UEFN?

Fortnite Creative and UEFN are two toolsets players can use to build experiences inside Fortnite! Learn more about Fortnite Creative and UEFN on the Epic Developer Community (EDC) site:

I’ve seen the word “islands” around. What is an “island”?

“Island” refers to a Fortnite game or other experience. This doesn’t mean they have to be actual islands, so let your mind run free!

How can I download Fortnite Creative and/or UEFN?

Fortnite Creative is already included as part of Fortnite! Fortnite Creative is available for free on all Fortnite-supported platforms.

UEFN is downloadable on PC only, available to download from the Epic Games Store. UEFN is available for free.

Where can I find the Fortnite Creative tools in Fortnite?

To access the Fortnite Creative tools, select “Creative” in the Discover screen in the “By Epic” row. You can also find it in the “Recently Played” row if applicable and your “My Favorites” row if you chose to add it there.

Where can I find the system requirements for UEFN?

The system requirements for UEFN can be found on its Epic Games Store page.

How do I create a new island when using Fortnite Creative?

After joining the Player Hub, walk to your personal rift and press the interact button. Then choose “Create New Island.”

How does island memory work when using Fortnite Creative or UEFN?

Each asset within Fortnite Creative is designated with a memory value. The memory limit for regular islands is 100K units, while the memory limit for XL islands is 100K units per area.

With UEFN, you can use expanded memory capabilities to make larger and more diverse experiences. See our Epic Developer Community (EDC) documentation on memory management for more information.

How do I test my island when using Fortnite Creative?

To experience your island from the perspective of a player, enter “Play mode” by going to “My Island” then choosing “Start Game.” Learn more in our EDC documentation on building your first island with Fortnite Creative.

I don’t have permission to publish my islands. How do I get this?

To publish your islands, you must be part of the Island Creator program. The Island Creator program is specifically for creators and developers who make islands in Fortnite and enables participants to publish islands and receive engagement payouts.

What are engagement payouts?

Engagement payouts proportionally distribute 40% of the net revenue from Fortnite’s Item Shop and most real-money purchases each month among eligible island publishers, including Epic, based on player activity in Fortnite.

Where can I find instructions on how to publish my island?

Whether you’re publishing your island made with Fortnite Creative or with UEFN, the Creative Portal is where you go to publish your islands. Instructions on how to publish your island can be found in our EDC documentation on publishing from the Creator Portal.

How do I share my island with other people?

After publishing an island, you will be given a 12-digit island code that you can share with others.

How do I input an island code?

In a Fortnite Lobby, go to the Discover screen, then navigate from Discover to the Island Code screen. On this screen, input the island code of the island you want to go to.

PlayStation

Which PlayStation products is Fortnite available on?

Fortnite is available on the following PlayStation products:

  • PlayStation 5

  • PlayStation 4 / PlayStation 4 Pro

Can I play Fortnite in 120 FPS on PlayStation 5?

Yes! 120 FPS is supported in Fortnite Battle Royale and certain creator-made experiences on PlayStation 5. 

To play at 120 FPS on PlayStation 5, enter the Fortnite Video settings and toggle on “120 FPS Mode.” In order to achieve a consistent 120 FPS, max resolution on PlayStation 5 is lowered from 4K to 1440p in this mode. Shadow settings, postprocessing, and streaming distances are slightly reduced, but volumetric clouds, physical rim lighting, and high-quality shaders remain enabled.

Please note: For the "120 FPS Mode" option to appear in Fortnite on PlayStation 5, please make sure "Performance Mode" is enabled in your console settings (Save Data and Game/App Settings > Game Presets > Performance Mode). Players must have a display supporting a 120Hz refresh rate to enable 120 FPS Mode.

For players who prefer 4K over 120 FPS, please make sure "Performance Mode" isn't enabled in your PlayStation 5 console settings. 

Do I need PlayStation Plus to play Fortnite on PlayStation?

No, you do not need PlayStation Plus to play Fortnite on PlayStation.

Xbox

Which Xbox products is Fortnite available on?

Fortnite is available on the following Xbox products:

  • Xbox Series X / Xbox Series S

  • Xbox One / Xbox One X / Xbox One S

  • Xbox Cloud Gaming

Can I play Fortnite in 120 FPS on Xbox Series X|S?

Yes! 120 FPS is supported in Fortnite Battle Royale and certain creator-made experiences on Xbox Series X|S.

To play at 120 FPS on Xbox Series X|S, enter the Fortnite Video settings and toggle on “120 FPS Mode.” In order to achieve a consistent 120 FPS, max resolution on Xbox Series X is lowered from 4K to 1440p in this mode. Shadow settings, postprocessing, and streaming distances are slightly reduced, but volumetric clouds, physical rim lighting, and high-quality shaders remain enabled.

Fortnite players on Xbox Series S can turn on “120 FPS Mode” at 1080p resolution. In 120 FPS Mode on Xbox Series S, shadow resolution and other settings are reduced and volumetric clouds are disabled.

Please note: If you're playing on Xbox Series X|S, make sure 120Hz is turned on in your console's display settings. Players must have a display supporting a 120Hz refresh rate to enable 120 FPS Mode.

Do I need to be subscribed to Xbox Game Pass to play Fortnite on Xbox consoles?

No, you do not need to be subscribed to Xbox Game Pass to play Fortnite on Xbox consoles.

Do I need to be subscribed to Xbox Game Pass to play Fortnite through Xbox Cloud Gaming?

No, you do not need to be subscribed to Xbox Game Pass to play Fortnite through Xbox Cloud Gaming.

Nintendo Switch

Do I need a Nintendo Switch Online membership to play Fortnite on Nintendo Switch?

No, you do not need a Nintendo Switch Online membership to play Fortnite on Nintendo Switch.

Is Save the World coming to the Nintendo Switch?

We currently do not have any plans to bring Save the World to the Nintendo Switch.

Android

How can I play Fortnite on my Android device?

Fortnite on Android is available to download through the Epic Games App, which you can download from the Samsung Galaxy Store or from Epic Games. Google has blocked your ability to update or install Fortnite via Google Play. Players with Fortnite currently installed on their Android device via Google Play can still play version 13.40 of Fortnite.

You can also play Fortnite on Android via cloud gaming:

What are the minimum device specifications to play Fortnite on Android natively?

Fortnite is a high-fidelity game that is compatible with devices running 64-bit Android on an ARM64 processor, Android OS10 or higher, minimum 4GB of RAM, and one of the following GPUs: Adreno 530 or higher, Mali-G71 MP20, Mali-G72 MP12 or higher.

Learn how to check and update your Android version.

What Android devices can run Fortnite (native) at 60 FPS?

Android devices that can run Fortnite (native) at 60 FPS include, but are not limited to:

  • OnePlus Nord 2

  • OnePlus 7 Pro

  • OnePlus 8

  • OnePlus 8T

  • OnePlus 8 Pro

  • OnePlus 9

  • OnePlus 9 Pro

  • OnePlus 9R

  • Samsung A90 5G

  • Samsung Tab S6

  • Samsung Tab S7

  • Samsung Tab S7+

  • Samsung Galaxy S10

  • Samsung Galaxy S10e

  • Samsung Galaxy S10+

  • Samsung Galaxy S20

  • Samsung Galaxy S20+

  • Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 

  • Samsung Galaxy S21

  • Samsung Galaxy S21+

  • Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra

  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (USA variant only)

  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10

  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10+

  • Samsung Galaxy Note 20

  • Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra

  • Samsung Z Fold3 5G

  • ASUS ROG Phone II

  • ASUS ROG Phone 3

  • ASUS ROG Phone 5

  • Sony Xperia 5

What Android devices can run Fortnite (native) at 90 FPS?

Android devices that can run Fortnite (native) at 90 FPS include, but are not limited to:

  • OnePlus 8

  • OnePlus 8T

  • OnePlus 8 Pro

  • OnePlus 9

  • OnePlus 9 Pro

  • OnePlus 9R

  • Samsung Tab S7

  • Samsung Tab S7+

  • ASUS ROG Phone 3

  • ASUS ROG Phone 5

Does Fortnite on Android support Bluetooth headsets?

Yes. Fortnite on Android currently supports the use of Bluetooth headsets for audio usage but not for voice chat.

Is voice chat available in Fortnite on Android devices?

Yes, voice chat is available on Android devices. (However, as stated above, voice chat on Android devices is not available through Bluetooth headsets.)

Does Fortnite on Android support Bluetooth controllers?

Yes. Fortnite on Android supports most Bluetooth controller adapters, such as: 

  • Steelseries Stratus XL

  • Gamevice

  • Sony DualShock 4 Wireless Controller (Android OS 10 or newer)

  • Xbox Wireless Controller

  • Razer Raiju Mobile

  • Razer Junglecat

  • Moto Gamepad

Does Fortnite support mouse + keyboard on Android devices?

No, mouse + keyboard is not supported on Android devices. If you use mouse + keyboard on Android, you will be removed from the match.

Can I customize the HUD on Android?

Yes, the HUD is customizable! Just tap the Settings and click the HUD Layout Tool. The HUD Layout Tool lets you move, resize, and add buttons from the extra section on the screen.

Is Save the World coming to Android devices?

We currently do not have any plans to bring Save the World to Android or other mobile devices.

Does Fortnite support rooted devices?

No, rooted devices are not supported. We’re looking into the possibility of supporting rooted devices in the future, provided we can find effective anti-cheat solutions.

iOS

How can I play Fortnite on my iOS device?

Apple has blocked your ability to update or install Fortnite on iOS devices. Players with Fortnite currently installed on their iOS device can still play version 13.40 of Fortnite.

If I’m playing Fortnite through cloud gaming on iOS, will I be playing the current version of Fortnite?

Yes, if you’re playing Fortnite through cloud gaming on iOS, you will be playing the current version of Fortnite.

What iOS OS does Fortnite (native) require?

Fortnite on iOS (native) requires iOS version 13.2 or newer.

What iOS devices can run Fortnite (native) at 60 FPS?

The following iOS devices can run Fortnite (native) at 60 FPS:

  • XS

  • XS Max

  • XR

  • iPad Pro 2018 

  • iPad Pro 2017 10.5

  • iPhone 8

  • iPhone 8 Plus

Does Fortnite on iOS support Bluetooth headsets?

Yes. We currently support the use of Bluetooth headsets for audio usage but not for voice chat.

Is voice chat available on iOS devices?

Yes, voice chat is available on iOS devices. (However, as stated above, voice chat on iOS devices is not available through Bluetooth headsets.)

Are Bluetooth controllers supported on iOS devices?

Yes. On iOS, most MFi controllers are supported, including the Gamevice and Steelseries Nimbus.

Does Fortnite support mouse + keyboard on iOS devices?

No, mouse + keyboard is not supported on iOS devices. If you use keyboard + mouse on iOS, you will be removed from the match.

Can I customize the HUD on iOS?

Yes, the HUD is customizable! Just tap the Settings and click the HUD Layout Tool. The HUD Layout Tool allows you to move, resize, and add buttons from the extra section on the screen.

Is Save the World coming to iOS devices?

We currently do not have any plans to bring Save the World to iOS or other mobile devices.

Does Fortnite support rooted devices?

No, rooted devices are not supported. We’re looking into the possibility of supporting rooted devices in the future, provided we can find effective anti-cheat solutions.

Does Fortnite support jailbroken devices?

No, jailbroken devices are not supported.

Cross-Platform Functionality

Do I have access to all my items and progress on all Fortnite-supported platforms?

Yes. As long as you’ve linked your platform account(s) to your Epic Games account, all purchased content is present and all progress is recorded across all Fortnite-supported platforms.

Important: If you have Fortnite progress or cosmetics on your PlayStation Network or Xbox account, then you attempt to link your account to an Epic Games account, your progress and cosmetics on your PlayStation Network or Xbox account will be overwritten. To prevent this from happening, we recommend linking your console account to an Epic Games account when you begin playing Fortnite on your console.

Can I party up with friends on other platforms?

Yes, as long as you’ve linked your platform account to your Epic Games account, you can crossplay with players on all other Fortnite-supported platforms as long as they’re playing on the same Fortnite version. Fortnite (native) on iOS, Mac, and Google Play remains on version 13.40, as Apple and Google have blocked access to Fortnite updates on these platforms.

How do I play Fortnite with friends on other platforms?

To play Fortnite with friends on other platforms:

  1. Link your platform account(s) to your Epic Games account.

  2. Download Fortnite on your preferred device(s), if not playing through cloud gaming.

  3. Add your friends from within the Epic Games Launcher or within the game itself.

  4. Set your “Party Joinability” setting to “Friends” for your friends to be able to join your party without an invite. Or, set your “Party Joinability” setting to “Invite Only” then invite your friends to your party. 

  5. If available, select Duos, Trios, or Squads mode for your chosen experience.

Are stats and leaderboards shared across platforms?

No, stats and leaderboards are per platform.

Community

Where can I report bugs and send other feedback about Fortnite?

There are multiple places to send bug reports and other feedback about Fortnite, including on Reddit, on Discord, inside Fortnite, and more. Read more details at the following help articles:

Billing

I’d like to purchase V-Bucks on PC. What payment methods does the Epic Games Store accept?

The Epic Games Store accepts all major payment methods. Please see the Epic Games Store FAQ for a comprehensive list of accepted payment methods.

Are my V-Bucks bound to the platform I purchase/redeem them on?

V-Bucks purchased/redeemed on one platform are available on all other platforms that support Fortnite Shared Wallet: PlayStation, Xbox, PC, Android, and cloud gaming services.

V-Bucks purchased/redeemed on Nintendo Switch can only be spent on that platform and will not appear if you log in on a different platform.

V-Bucks unlocked through the Battle Pass, Quest Packs, or earned in Save the World can be seen and spent across all platforms. All items acquired with V-Bucks, gameplay, rewards or giveaways, and more can be accessed across all platforms as well.

What is Fortnite Shared Wallet?

Fortnite Shared Wallet allows V-Bucks purchased or redeemed on one supported platform to be visible and usable on all other supported platforms.

The platforms that currently support Fortnite Shared Wallet are: PlayStation, Xbox, PC, Android, and cloud gaming services. Check out fn.gg/fortnitesharedwallet for more information.

I purchased V-Bucks on a platform that supports Fortnite Shared Wallet, but I don’t see them on another platform that supports it. What should I do?

Make sure that the account you’re logging into Fortnite with is the same Epic Games account, or is connected to the same Epic Games account (if you’re logging in on console), that you purchased the V-Bucks with.

If you purchased V-Bucks through the PlayStation Store, you must first log into Fortnite on PlayStation to enable these V-Bucks to be accessible across all other Fortnite Shared Wallet platforms. The same is true for logging into Fortnite on Xbox in order to access V-Bucks purchased through the Microsoft Store.

What if I have problems purchasing V-Bucks?

Please contact our Support team for assistance regarding V-Bucks purchases.

Player and Technical Support

I see an error when I attempt to install the Epic Games Launcher. It says “the installation package is not supported by this processor type.” What does this mean?

You may be installing the Launcher on a non-64-bit OS. A 64-bit OS is required to install the Epic Games Launcher and to run Fortnite.

I’m having trouble installing Fortnite. What should I do?

Please contact our Support team for assistance if you’re having trouble installing Fortnite.

Where can I get help if I need technical support for issues in Fortnite?

If you’re experiencing issues in Fortnite, browse Fortnite help articles or contact our Support team.

If you’re experiencing issues with the Epic Games Launcher, browse Epic Games Store/Epic Games Launcher help articles or contact Support.