V-Bucks purchased on Fortnite on PlayStation can be used on other platforms



The text below was published on the official website of the game.


As of the V.20.40 update, V-Bucks purchased on PlayStation can be used on other Fortnite Shared Wallet compatible platforms (PlayStation, Xbox, PC, Android and Cloud Gaming Services).

Nintendo Switch PlayStation / Xbox / PC / Android / Cloud Gaming Services
Bought V-Bucks (also

Bonus from V-Bucks Fortnite paid packages)

Only in the portfolio Shared
V-Bucks earned Battle Passes, Task Packs and Save the World Shared on all platforms

To take full advantage of this advantage, a player must pair their PlayStation and / or Xbox account with their Epic Games account. Fortnite Shared Wallet is not currently supported on the Nintendo Switch platform, which means that V-Bucks purchased on other supported platforms cannot be used on the Nintendo Switch and vice versa.

Sharing V-Bucks from Battle Passes, Task Packs, and Save the World Continues All Platforms.


FORTNITE Common Wallet Frequently Asked Questions


I purchased the V-BUCKS FORTNITE on a compatible wallet compatible platform but they have not been added to my balance on any other compatible platform. WHAT SHOULD I DO?

Make sure you are logged in or logged in (if you are on a console) with Fortnite with the same Epic Games account used to purchase on another platform. For more information about linking your console accounts to your Epic account, see the following help articles:

If you purchased V-Bucks through the Microsoft Store or PlayStation®Store, sign in to Fortnite on the appropriate platform to upgrade your balance before accessing other Shared Wallet-backed platforms.


Why not share my purchased V-BUCKS All Platforms?

Currently, only PlayStation, Xbox, PC, Android and Cloud Gaming services only support Fortnite Shared Wallet. This means that your V-Bucks balance can change depending on which platform you are on. Examples:

  • Example 1: 1000 V-Bucks purchased by PC.
    • Your balance on PlayStation, Xbox, PC, Android and Cloud Gaming services will be 1000 V-Bucks.
    • Your balance on the Nintendo Switch will be 0 V-Buck.
  • Example 2: 1000 V-Bucks purchased with Nintendo Switch.
    • Your balance on PlayStation, Xbox, PC, Android and Cloud Gaming services will be 0 V-Buck.
    • Your balance on the Nintendo Switch will be 1000 V-Bucks.
  • Example 3: 1000 V-Bucks Acquired by PlayStation. 500 V-Bucks earned by unlocking Battle Pass tiers on any platform.
    • Your balance on PlayStation, Xbox, PC, Android and Cloud Gaming services will be 1500 V-Bucks.
    • Your balance on the Nintendo Switch will be 500 V-Bucks.

The restrictions described above apply only to the purchase of V-Bucks. All game content (eg Outfits) purchased with V-Bucks is available on all platforms.

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