V-Bucks is currency in Fortnite so that this thing is very important. Without having V-Bucks, you are not able to buy anything such as skins, Battle Pass, Gliders, Harvesting Tools, and some other things. You may want to send V-Bucks to your friend because he does not have enough V-Bucks in his balance to buy something so that you want to send some V-Bucks for him. Is it possible to send V-Bucks to a friend in Fortnite? If it is possible, how to do that?
Fortnite has Gifting feature but you are not able to use this feature to send V-Bucks. In Fortnite, you are able to use this Gifting feature to gift someone anything except V-Bucks, real money offers, items which are not currently in the item shop, items which are not already in your locker and some store items such as Battle Pass Tier Bundles.
However, there is another way that you can do to be able to give your friend V-Bucks. The first way is that you are able to buy a gift card for their platform of choice. If you want to do this, you have to figure out what platform your friend plays on. Here are the options of the gift cards.
- If your friend plays on PlayStation, you can buy them PlayStation Store gift card.
- If your friend plays on Xbox, you can buy them Xbox gift card.
- If your friend plays on Switch, you can grab a Nintento eShop gift card.
- If your friend plays on PC, actually there is no specific store for PC gamers to but Fortnite things but you are able to get them a generic pre-paid Visa to use towards in-game currency.
- If your friend plays on Android, you can buy them a pre-paid debit card.
- If your friend plays on iOS, you are able to buy them iTunes gift card.
If your friend has received the gift card, then they are able to redeem the gift or debit card and then they are able to use the money to buy anything such as V-Bucks and even other items.
Fortnite also has specific outfits as downloadable content that you can buy in stores. One of them is The Summit Striker Pack which unlocks the Summit Striker outfit, the Top Notch Bling Pack and also 600 V-Bucks. So, you are able to buy this for them so that they can get the V-Bucks as well. This kind of bundle is available digitally or in stores such as Best Buy.
If your friend need V-Bucks to buy a specific skin in Fortnite and you are able to buy it, then you are able to gift the skin to your friend and you can do that by using the Gift feature in Fortnite. So, even though there is no direct way to send V-Bucks for your friend, there are some other ways that you can do as explained above. Do you want to try it? If you want to try it, do it carefully and make sure that it is sent to your friend properly.