You might not know, but it is possible to buy Fortnite V-Bucks with Bitcoin. Unfortunately, Epic Games the developer of Fortnite doesn’t directly support Bitcoin or
What is Fortnite Battle Pass
Fortnite Battle Pass lets you earn in-game rewards as you progress and level up during a Season (pre-established length of time). As of Season 8, the cost for a Battle Pass is 950 V-Bucks, which is roughly around £8 / $10. You can purchase a Battle Pass for Xbox One, PC, PS4, iO, Nintendo Switch or Android by using using the method below.
Fortnite purchases different per platform
Fortnite is available on multiple platforms. The supported Consoles are Xbox One, Playstation 4 and Nintendo Switch. But also on PC and Mobile as, Windows PC, Apple Mac, and MacBook, Apple IOS (iPhone and Ipad).
Please note: Fortnite is also available on Android but doesn’t support Google Playstore Credit as a payment method. Fort this reason you can not use Google gift cards to buy V-Bucks.
What is a Giftcard?
On all gaming platforms that support the game Fortnite, you can pay with common payment methods that depend on the country the device is used from. Generally, they include:
- Credit Card
- Mobile Carrier Billing (paying with your phone credit)
- Apple Pay
However, another very popular option is the voucher (or gift card). The voucher is simply a package of credit worth a certain amount of dollars, euros or British pounds. For example, a voucher can be worth 50 USD PlayStation credit or 20 euro of iTunes App Store credit.
Physical gift cards
It could be that you are already familiar with gift cards as seen at the supermarket or at electronic stores. These are generally referred to as physical cards. Each voucher contains a unique code (a long sequence of numbers). In order to use the voucher you will need to first open the voucher package and retrieve the “unique code”, and then insert this “unique code” when you make the payment on the supported platform.
These gift cards are also called vouchers. Until they are redeemed, they are completely anonymous, anybody can use the “unique code”, so you can give it as gift to a friend. There is not any need to verify your account.
Electronic gift cards
What you might not know, is that you also have electronic gift cards/vouchers. These work exactly like the
How to buy Fortnite V-Bucks or Battle Pass with Bitcoin
Time needed: 4 minutes.
This is the step-by-step process to buy Fortnite V-Bucks using Bitcoin, Dash, Litecoin and other cryptocurrencies.
- Go to Cryptorefills
- Select the Country
Select the Country from the drop bar menu. It is very important that the country you choose matches with the country of the account on which you intend to use the voucher. If the country of the code doesn’t match with the country of the account, the voucher might not work.
- Select the platform you use to play Fortnite
Click on the “Games” category. Then click on the icon of the platform you have an icon. (For example, iTunes if you play Fortnite on your iPhone or Ipad)
- Select the amount of the voucher
Depending on the country you will be able to choose different packages with different price ranges and in different currencies. For example 5 Euro, or 50 USD or 100 GBP. Simply click on the package you prefer.
- Select the currency
Now select the cryptocurrency you prefer to pay with, for
example, BTC for Bitcoin or LTC for Litecoin. You will see the cost of the voucher based on the currency you select.
- Complete the order
Insert your email and tick the box to accept the Terms and Conditions. Click on proceed to payment. (Make sure your email is correct so that the unique code can be delivered to you and you can be contacted in case of issues).
- Make the payment
Send the exact amount of crypto (e.g. Bitcoin) to the address displayed and follow the instructions. It is important you send exactly the amount displayed. You can use the QR code displayed on the page to make sure the address is correct and speed up this step.
- Receive the Gift Card
After a few minutes, you will receive your code by email. The delivery of the code depends on the time to confirm the bitcoin transaction. Generally, it will take a minute or two, but you might need to wait 5 or 10 minutes depending on how much the network is congested.
Attention: Please do not forget to check your spam folder in your email.
- Redeem the Gift Card
When you are ready to use the Google Play credit, either select the product or app you wish to purchase on the Play Store or select the package (e.g. in-game credit or subscription) directly from inside the Android app. Inside the payment page, select the “Redeem Code” and copy the code and submit.
Redeem here your Xbox gift card
Redeem here you Playstation PNS gift card
Redeem here your Nintendo gift card
Redeem here your iTunes gift card
- Make your purchase in the game!
Now you can spend your credit inside the Fortnite app to buy for example Fortnite V-Bucks.