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How to Redeem Codes in Fortnite

PARIS, FRANCE - OCTOBER 29: A gamer plays the video game 'Fortnite' developed by Epic Games during the 'Paris Games Week' on October 29, 2019 in Paris, France. 'Paris Games Week' is an international trade fair for video games that runs from October 29 to November 03, 2019. (Photo by Chesnot/Getty Images)
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How to redeem codes in Fortnite, here is everything players need to know in order to get free items and bonuses in their game. The codes usually come from Fortnite's developer Epic Games who has partnered with places like Walmart in order to give fans the opportunity to gain free in-game items.

Players receive a card with an item code on it, allowing them to punch the code in on their existing account allowing them to gain an reward.

PARIS, FRANCE - OCTOBER 26:  The logo of the video game 'Fortnite' developed by Epic Games is displayed during the 'Paris Games Week' on October 26, 2018 in Paris, France. 'Paris Games Week' is an international trade fair for video games and runs from October 26 to 31, 2018.  (Photo by Chesnot/Getty Images)
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How to Redeem Codes in Fortnite

Using the fortnite.com/redeem link, you will be taken to the Epic Game's website that give you the option "Redeem Code". In the blank space write the code given to you in the provided area. The space separates the dashes between each sequence of numbers and letters.

It is imperative that you carefully look at the numbers and letters to avoid any potential errors. After putting the correct sequence in you will be shown the item in which you will be activating. Select the the "Activate" button and the item will be in your account.

If you gained access to an code online and fails to register into the game, there is a chance that its expired. Codes are given away online often, however, they do not usually last that long before going away.

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