How to get free skins in Fortnite (May 2023)
Wondering how you can get free skins in Fortnite? Here’s our guide on claiming free Fortnite skins for May 2023 and more.
Fortnite, the popular battle royale by Epic Games, offers a wide array of skins to customize your character.
While most skins come at a price, the chance to obtain free skins is a rare and cherished opportunity. In this guide, we will provide you with all the latest information on current and expired free skins in Fortnite. Discover how to claim them, and stay updated on the ever-changing world of free skins.
- Current free skins in Fortnite
- How to get free skins in Fortnite
- Expired free skins in Fortnite
- Fortnite Crew subscription
Current free skins in Fortnite
As of May 2023, there is one free skin available in Fortnite:
- Free skin: Clone Trooper
- How to claim: Complete Find The Force Quests and earn enough Galactic Reputation points.
- Event: Star Wars Find The Force (Available until May 23)
How to get free skins in Fortnite
While free skins are uncommon, there are a few methods to obtain them in Fortnite:
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- Event Challenges: During special events, completing challenges can reward you with free skins. Keep an eye out for themed tournaments and event-specific tasks.
- Exclusive Tournaments: Epic Games occasionally hosts tournaments featuring crossover characters and streamer-related ICON Series skins. The highest-ranking players in these tournaments can earn the skin for free.
- Giveaways: Rarely, Epic Games may release a code for a free Fortnite skin, but this doesn’t happen often and you should be wary of searching online for free codes, as you could get scammed.
Expired free skins in Fortnite
Here are some previously available free skins in Fortnite that have now expired:
|Skin||How to claim||Expiry date|
|Frost Squad||Complete Operation Snowdown challenges||January 5, 2021|
|Snowmando||Complete Operation Snowdown challenges||January 5, 2021|
|The Flash||Rank high in The Flash Cup||February 10, 2021|
|Webster||Rank high in the Spring Breakout Cup||April 2, 2021|
|Aloy||Rank high in the Aloy Cup||April 14, 2021|
|Beast Boy||Rank high in the Teen Titans Cup||May 12, 2021|
|Ruby Shadows||Log in with the Epic Games Launcher||June 17, 2021|
|Wonder Woman||Rank high in the Wonder Woman Cup||August 18, 2021|
|Blizabelle||Log in with the Epic Games Launcher||January 6, 2022|
|Krisabelle||Open a Winterfest 2021 present||January 6, 2022|
|Polar Peely||Open a Winterfest 2021 present||January 6, 2022|
|Rainbow Racer||Complete the Refer A Friend challenges||January 10, 2022|
|Bruno Mars||Rank high in the Silk Sonic Cup||February 7, 2022|
|Naomi Osaka||Rank high in the Naomi Osaka Cup||March 2, 2022|
|Sultura||Be a member of PS Plus on PS4 or PS5||March 14, 2022|
|Chloe Kim||Rank high in the Chloe Kim Cup||March 24, 2022|
|Chica||Rank high in the Chica cup||May 5, 2022|
|Major Mancake||Complete all of the Fortnite x Fall Guys Crown Clash Challenges||July 11, 2022|
|Blizzard Bomber skin||Be a member of PlayStation Plus and download it for free from the PS Store||September 21, 2022|
|Arctic Adeline skin||Open the Winterfest 2022 Presents||January 3, 2023|
|Sled Ready Guff skin||Open the Winterfest 2022 Presents||January 3, 2023|
|Xander skin||Sign up for the Refer A Friend scheme and complete all of the tasks||February 19, 2023|
|Gold Blooded Ace skin||Earn 48,000 Infamy Points during the Most Wanted event||February 28, 2023|
|Jun-Hwan skin||Claim the PlayStation Plus-exclusive Blue Phoenix Pack||March 21, 2023|
Fortnite Crew subscription
While not technically free, subscribing to Fortnite Crew offers a variety of monthly rewards, including a new skin and matching cosmetics. By subscribing for $11.99 (or £9.99) per month, players gain access to exclusive content and the Battle Pass, which unlocks numerous skins as you collect XP.
As new free Fortnite skins may become available in the future, it’s essential to stay updated. We’ll keep this guide regularly updated with the latest information on free skins in Fortnite, so be sure to check back for any new opportunities.
For now, check out some of our other Fortnite guides:
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