Redeem a V-Bucks Card to Get the Midnight Scythe Pickaxe in Fortnite!

The Fortnite Team

Heya folks! New Pickaxe alert:

Players who redeem a V-Bucks card purchased in countries where they’re available will receive the Midnight Scythe Pickaxe as a bonus digital item, if they redeem it from March 18 to April 14, 2024*.  Nothing shines quite like a blade under moonlight.

*For players in Australia, Japan, and New Zealand, the period to redeem your V-Bucks card for the Midnight Scythe Pickaxe is March 19 to April 14, 2024.

You’ll need a valid Epic Games account to receive this promotional item inside Fortnite, and only one Midnight Scythe can be granted per account. This bonus item applies to V-Bucks cards purchased in: 

  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • France
  • Germany
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • United Kingdom
  • United States

Fortnite Midnight Scythe Pickaxe

For those of you wondering where you can get your hands on V-Bucks cards, they’re available at select convenience stores, retailers, and plenty of other locations too. You can find more information on V-Bucks cards (and redeem them) here:

V-Bucks received on Nintendo Switch by redeeming a V-Bucks card can only be used on Nintendo Switch, and V-Bucks received on a platform that supports Fortnite Shared Wallet by redeeming a V-Bucks card can be used across other platforms that support Fortnite Shared Wallet. Platforms that support Fortnite Shared Wallet are: PlayStation, Xbox, PC, Android, and cloud gaming services. Find more details on Fortnite Shared Wallet at

Note: The Midnight Scythe Pickaxe is not exclusive to this promotion, and may become purchasable in the Fortnite Shop at a later date.

Get through the (mid)night with the Midnight Scythe Pickaxe!