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How to Redeem V-Bucks on Nintendo switch

In this article, you'll learn how to redeem a V-Bucks card for Fortnite for Nintendo Switch.

  • V-Bucks cards must be redeemed through the Epic Games Website. They cannot be redeemed on-device on Nintendo Switch.

  • A Nintendo Account is required to redeem your V-Bucks card for use on Nintendo Switch. If you do not have a Nintendo Account, you can create a Nintendo Account here.

Complete these steps
  1. Visit the Epic Games Website here.

  2. Select Sign In then Yes to confirm that you already play Fortnite. If you are already signed in, skip to Step 4.

  3. Select Nintendo Switch. You will be redirected to

    • You will need to sign in to your Nintendo Account. If you do not have a Nintendo account, you will need to create one.

  4. After signing in to your Nintendo Account, you will be redirected to the Epic Games website. Select Get Started and follow the on-screen instructions for redeeming your V-Bucks card.

Situation not resolved

If you are unable to redeem your V-Bucks card after following these steps, please review Epic Games' support information here, for further assistance.

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