Fortnite is one of the most popular Battle Royale games in the world, thanks to its competitive gunfights, regular updates, and skillful building battles. For a lot of people, this one has become so much more than a game and more of a world to hang out with friends in.
with tons of wonderful skins and the other cosmetic items in the game, it can be hard to keep track of them all, let alone collect every single thing for yourself. The good news is that there is a way for players to actually gift items to their friends so everyone in the squad is able to land in matching gear.
Sending gifts in the game called Fortnite is such a great way to show your appreciation for someone, celebrate their birthday or the other holiday, and just make them even more social. Doing so is easy if you know how.
If you want to send a skin as a gift, you need to go to the Item Shop. As you probably know, Epic Games rotates out the different cosmetic items you are able to buy daily. Please choose one of these items and make sure you have the needed number of V-Bucks. When you go to buy skin, choose the buy as a gift option and you are able to send it to someone else. Then, choose a friend that you want to send it to from your friends list, and they will get a sweet little present when they next sign in with that item inside.
It is important to keep in mind that there are a few restrictions with gifting. First of all, it is not a permanent feature and is only available at limited times, so if you do not see the gift option, it is not available currently. Aside from that, it is only available for items in the Item Shop.
Furthermore, you will have to be friends with one before you are even able to send something to them. On top of that, you also need to be friends for at least 48 hours before gifting. While you might want to send more than one gift, you are able to only send three every 24 hours.
The developer of Fortnite called Epic Games also requires that you need to get the two factor authentication enabled on your Fortnite account. Please take a note that the skin or any other gifts that you send is not refundable, so make sure you really want to do this.
Can you gift skins in Fortnite from your locker? Unluckily, you are able to send skin you already bought or that is in your locker as a gift as they must be freshly purchased from an Item Shop. Some people believe that the most important thing to remember is that not all platforms allow for sending gifts to the other ones even though you are able to play Battle Royale on there.