How to shop for free on Fortnite: All your friends play Fortnite and many of them proudly show off the costumes and emotes of their characters, which they obtained by spending considerable amounts. You, on the other hand, do not go crazy at the idea of investing large sums of money in such content, which however would tempt you, so you wonder if there is a way to shop on Fortnite at zero cost, or almost.
The answer to your question is yes, albeit with some obvious limitations. But I don’t want to anticipate you too much. So if you wonder how to shop for free on Fortnite, you will be happy to know that soon I will give you some advice on this. During this tutorial, in fact, I will tell you about the solutions available to you to obtain (or almost) the contents of the Shop Objects Fortnite.
Having said that, if you can’t wait to find out more, just sit comfortably, read carefully the instructions that I will give you in the next chapters and try to put them into practice. You will see that, with a little patience and a pinch of commitment, you will be able to achieve your goal. At this point, there is nothing left for me to do, except to wish you a good read and, above all, have fun!
Shoot for free on Fortnite with the V-Bucks
If you wonder how to shop for free on Fortnite, you need to know that to achieve this in this end, regardless of the platform you play from, you need to get free i V-Bucks necessary to shop in Shop Objects. THE V-Bucksin fact, they are nothing more than the virtual currency of Fortnite, and are used to buy costumes and emotes for your character.
THE V-Bucks are obtained at payment, buying them with real money, but they can also be obtained for free, following the particular procedures that I will tell you about in the next paragraphs.
Also, you need to know that get the V-Bucks for free is the only possible solution to shop for free on Fortnite: in fact, as I will explain in the chapter dedicated to scams, you must absolutely be wary of who promises to give V-Bucks or in-game items for free by clicking on links or in exchange for other activities, as they are scams or scams.
Play save the world
The quickest method to get V-Bucks on Fortnite and shop for free in the Shop Objects of this famous online title is to play the PVE mode Save the world, which guarantees a greater number of V-Bucks upon completion of certain missions. This game mode is paid (€ 39.99) and is only available on Windows, macOS, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
If, therefore, you want to take advantage of this solution, as you have already purchased Save the world, you will be happy to know that you can get i V-Bucks free of charge also by simply logging in daily.
Having said that, to get the daily reward, start Fortnite on your device and log in to your account. In addition, you can get an additional sum of V-Bucks by logging in for 7 days.
You can get i V-Bucks also by completing the missions available in the mode Save the world: the Daily assignments, which can be activated via the menu assignments (you can activate up to a maximum of 3 assignments simultaneously), but also missions Storm Shield Defense, which provide gameplay in which it is necessary to use a defensive approach.
Playing Battle Royale
If you have not purchased the game mode Save the world, don’t worry: you can get V-Bucks on Fortnite even playing the free mode Battle royal, available on Windows, macOS, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Android and iOS.
The game mode Battle royal provides PVP clashes with other players in last man standing mode: playing the same is possible to level up your account and, consequently, obtain the prizes provided by the seasonal Tier, which also provide rewards in V-Bucks.
Keep in mind, though, that the rewards change with the seasons. For example, in the present moment, with the season 9, it is possible to get 100 V-Bucks coming to level 11 and other 100 V-Bucks upon completion of level 34.
Also, you need to know that if you want to get more than V-Bucks so that you can shop in the item store without spending real money, you can buy the Battle Pass or the Battle Bundle: yes, these are services that allow you to level up your account faster and get higher rewards. For example, at the present time, buying the Battle Pass it is possible to get 100 V-Bucks upon passing the level 4.
The Battle Pass and the Battle Bundle can be purchased directly in-game through the menu Battle pass located on the screen Lobby: their cost is respectively 950 V-Bucks is 2,800 V-Bucks but prices may vary in case of discounts.
That said, since your intent is to shop for free on Fortnite, my advice is to accumulate the V-Bucks necessary to purchase the Battle pass or del Battle Bundle, playing the mode Battle royal or that Save the world: in this way, you can subsequently obtain a greater number of V-Bucks to be used for shopping in the Shop Objects.
Shop on Fortnite
After got the V-Bucks for free necessary to purchase game items, you can shop on Fortnite acting directly from the main screen of the game.
Then start the client Fortnite on your device and, in the main menu, select the game mode Battle royal or Save the world (THE V-Bucks are shared in both modes), so as to access the screen Lobby.
At this point, go to the Shop Objects and select the item you want to buy. Then click on it and press the button Buy, to confirm the operation. Based on the type of purchase made, the item you purchased will be visible in the section Locker or in the related adjacent sections, as for example Emote.
In case of doubts or problems, or for more information about it, read my guide on how to shoot on Fortnite from PC or from PS4.
Beware of scams!
As I told you at the beginning of this tutorial, I want to make you some short recommendations, advising you on be wary of third party websites claiming to give V-Bucks.
The same Fortnite developers on have also stated it on Twitter: It’s not safe to visit websites that claim a chance to get V-Bucks or other game items by clicking on links, as these are scams or scam attempts.
In this regard, you must never enter the email and password of Fortnite on websites other than the official one. In case you have any doubts about the reliability of a site, check the presence of the protocol HTTPS in the address bar: the latter, characterized by theclosed green padlock icon, ensures the authenticity of the site and also that the encryption of the data entered inside it. In fact, this simple verification is enough to distinguish a real site from a fake one.
If you have any further doubts, please refer to the instructions I have provided you in my guide on how to recognize a fake site, where I talk to you about websites like Trustpilot, useful for checking the Web Reputation of a site.
Don’t forget also about protect your Epic Games account through two-factor authentication, which allows you to associate a disposable code obtainable via email or authentication app (e.g. Google Authenticator for Android is iOS) to the classic account password, for all new logins. In this regard, refer to the indications that I have given you in my guide on how to protect your Fortnite account.
Also, if you are experiencing problems with your account or if you think you have been subjected to a scam, do not hesitate to contact the technical support of Fortnite, so that you can get help from security staff.