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Fortnite Crew Subscription: What Is It & Is It Worth Buying?

The monthly Fortnite subscription service called Fortnite Crew offers players a lot, but is it worth the money?

Fortnite Crew began during Chapter 2 Season 5 in 2020. Since then, fans who have purchased this subscription service have received a number of unique cosmetics and more.

However, for those who are new to Fortnite or those who want to dip their toe into the Chapter 3 Season 4 Battle Pass, the Fortnite Crew subscription might be an enticing option.

If you are new to Fortnite Chapter 3 Season 4, then you may want to check out the new Chrome Splash mechanic and how to use it before playing.

What Is Fortnite Crew?

Fortnite Crew is a monthly subscription service within Fortnite itself that offers players an assortment of in-game items and rewards.

Much like Netflix or Xbox Game Pass, Fortnite will charge users a monthly fee. In return for the subscription, members will get cosmetics, V-Bucks, and more.

How Much Does the Fortnite Crew Subscription Cost?

The Fortnite Crew Subscription has a monthly cost of $11.99/£9.99/€11.99.

However, it is worth noting that the items within the Fortnite Crew Subscription cost significantly more when combined.

What Is Included in the Fortnite Crew Subscription?

The Fortnite Crew Subscription offers players three unique rewards on a monthly basis:

  • Full access to the Battle Pass
  • The Crew Pack
  • 1,000 V-Bucks

The Crew Pack is by far the most unique item offered in the Fortnite Crew Subscription. It is an exclusive Outfit Bundle that offers players cosmetics that cannot be purchased anywhere else.

Within the Crew Pack, you will receive an exclusive Outfit and at least one accompanying accessory such as a Glider, Pickaxe, or Emote.

the Loveless skin from Fortnite next to a series of icons showing its accessories

Of course, if you purchase the Fortnite Crew Subscription, you’ll also get access to the Battle Pass. This means you’ll also immediately unlock the first skin of that Battle Pass.

However, it is best to check out the new Battle Pass skins before making up your mind about Fortnite Crew.

How Do You Buy the Fortnite Crew Subscription?

The Fortnite Crew Subscription service can be purchased in the Item Shop:

  • Go to the Item Shop in the main menu
  • Scroll down until you find the Fortnite Crew section and select it
  • If you want to know more details about what’s included, select their individual icons
  • When you’re ready, select the Join Fortnite Crew option
the Loveless, Paradigm and Spider-Gwen skins from Fortnite next to the option to purchase the Fortnite Crew Subscription

Do You Lose Your Fortnite Crew Items if You Cancel Your Subscription?

No, you will not lose your Fortnite Crew items if you cancel your monthly subscription.

These are the items and perks you keep after canceling the Fortnite Crew:

  • Any cosmetics you’ve gained through the Crew Pack
  • 1,000 V-Bucks you gain from the subscription
  • Battle Pass access until the end of the season and all of your progression on it

However, if you ask for a full refund on the Fortnite Crew Subscription, you will lose access to all of your Crew Pack cosmetics, Battle Pass, and the V-Bucks earned through the subscription.

Paradigm, Lennox Rose, Bytes, Grriz, Meow Skulls, Twyn, Spider-Gwen, and The Herald skins from Fortnite with the Fortnite logo behind them

Of course, should you choose to restart your subscription, you will resume getting the V-Bucks and Crew Pack Outfits.

Is the Fortnite Crew Subscription Worth It?

If you’re a fan of Fortnite or looking to get started, then the Fortnite Crew Subscription is absolutely worth it.

Simply from a monetary standpoint, the contents of the Fortnite Crew Subscription are worth more than the cost of entry.

For example, in order to get the Battle Pass, you’d need to buy 1,000 V-Bucks for $7.99/£6.49. The Fortnite Crew Subscription comes with 1,000 V-Bucks and the Battle Pass, which is roughly $16/£13.

a series of V-Bucks options in Fortnite

That’s not even factoring in the Outfit pack that you get, which would cost around 2,000 V-Bucks, give or take.

If you want the Battle Pass and a sweet new Outfit, then the Fortnite Crew Subscription is the way to go.

How to Cancel Your Fortnite Crew Subscription

The way to cancel your Fortnite Crew Subscription is different depending on what platform you are playing Fortnite. Here is how you do it for each platform:

Do not select Cancel Subscription. This will take you to a support page where you can ask for a refund. This will result in you losing access to all of your Fortnite Crew items.

PC & Mobile

  • Head over to the Epic Games website 
  • Log into your account
  • Click on your username found in the top right
  • Select “Account”
  • On the left-hand side, find Subscriptions and select it
  • Select the Setting icon next to the Fortnite Crew Subscription
  • Choose “Turn off recurring billing”

Xbox (Via Console)

  • Find the Settings app in your My games & apps folder
  • On the left-hand side, select the Account option
  • Select the “Subscriptions” tab
  • Click on Fortnite Crew
  • Choose “Turn off recurring billing”

Xbox (Via Microsoft Website)

  • Head over to the Microsoft website 
  • Log into your account.
  • At the top, select the “Services and Subscriptions” option
  • Find your Fortnite Crew subscription and select “Manage”
  • In the new window, select the “Turn off recurring billing” option
the Doctor Strange skin and others from Fortnite with the option to Rejoin Fortnite Crew next to them

PS4

  • Go to your Settings menu
  • Select Account Management
  • Choose Account Information and then PlayStation Subscriptions
  • Find the Fortnite Crew subscription and turn off auto-renew
  • You may be prompted to log into your PlayStation account – simply follow the instructions on screen

PS5

  • Go to your Settings menu
  • Select Users and Accounts
  • Choose Account then Payment and Subscriptions
  • Go down to Subscriptions
  • Find the Fortnite Crew subscription and turn off auto-renew

PlayStation (Via PlayStation Store)

  • Head over to the Playstation Store website 
  • Log into your account
  • Select your account icon, which is located in the top right corner
  • Choose Subscriptions Management
  • Select “Turn off auto-renew” on the Fortnite Crew section

Nintendo Switch

  • Access the Nintendo eShop via your HOME page
  • Enter your password (if necessary)
  • Select your account icon, which is located in the top right corner
  • Find “Subscriptions” on the left-hand side
  • Choose your Fortnite Crew subscription and select “Turn off automatic renewal”

Of course, before jumping into any subscription, you should check out why fans are hating the Battle Pass this season.

And if you’re not sure about picking up the Fortnite Crew Subscription this Season, why not wait until the end of Season 4?

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