For those who play Fortnite on your Xbox console, it is a great thing to link your Epic Games account to Xbox Live account. This thing will allow you to merge existing accounts and share new gadgets, seasons,skins, unlocked content and purchases across platforms.
There are two methods to link your Epic Games account to your Xbox Live account, and the one that you choose depends on where you started playing Fortnite. Before connecting two accounts, please make sure pop ups are enabled on your computer.
The first one is to connect game progress on Xbox One to Epic Games account. For those who have an existing game on your Xbox One console but you have not created an Epic Games account online, the first thing that you have to do is to go to the official website of Epic Games and click Sign In. When the site asks you whether your play Fortnite, you will choose Yes. Then, select the Xbox icon and a pop up window will ask you to sign in to your Xbox Live account. Once it is done, fill out the Epic Games from that appears. The next thing that you have to do is to validate the account through the email address that you have provided and the progress you have made on the Xbox will now be connected to your Epic Games account.
The second one is to connect game progress on Epic Games account to Xbox One console. For those who already an Epic Games account for PC, iPhone or Android and want to connect your existing game progress to an Xbox One console, please to to the official website of Epic Games and sign in to your account. Then, hover over your display name, and click Account. Next, click on Connected Account and select Connect located under the Xbox icon. When the pop up shows up, you need to click Link Your Account. By doing that step, another pop up will appear, where you will sign in with your Xbox Live account and confirm the connection.
You are able to link Epic Games across multiple platforms and consoles through an Epic Games account, including the Play Station 4, Nintendo Switch, Twitch, and Github using the same process explained above and choosing the appropriate platform or console when prompted. This thing will allow you to share the game progress, upgrades, stats, and loot across all platforms through an account.
If you want to link your Epic Games account to Twitch, here are the steps that should be done. Please follow every step well. First, go to Fortnite page on Twitch. Second, login to your Amazon account if prompted. Third, click Link Twitch Account. Fourth, click Confirm or log in to your Twitch account. Fifth, go to Fortnite page on Twitch again. Sixth, click Claim Loot. Seventh, login to your Epic Games account. Both Twitch account and Epic Games account are now linked.