Fortnite is a fun, perhaps too fun, game that has been a favorite for kids everywhere for the past couple of years. If you have a little Fortnite fanatic in your family, you might want to consider buying them some cool gifts that are based off the game. To that end, we have put together a guide to the best Fortnite gifts for Christmas, Birthdays or any occasion. Some of these might just be skins or V-bucks, Fortnite’s in-game currency for cosmetic items, while others are fun toys and apparel that can showcase your kid’s love for Fortnite. There is a huge range of options available and some of them might even feature your child’s favorite skin or a cool item in-game. So, let’s look at some of 2019’s best Fortnite gifts and help you get a Victory Royale at your kid’s next birthday party.
Ten Best Fortnite Gifts For Christmas, Birthdays or Whenever
You’ve probably heard your kids and their friends, dropping into a battle royale enthusiastically shouting “Where we droppin’ boys?!” when they start a game of Fortnite. It’s a very popular phrase, even a meme of sorts, so why not immortalize this simple phrase with a Fortnite t-shirt for your child. Go All Out’s T-shirt features the aforementioned phrase with one of the game’s paragliders holding the text. Next time your kid drops into a battle royale, make sure they do it in style wearing their Fortnite T shirt.
- Proudly features a popular phrase from the game’s players, showing your kid that you understand their Fortnite lingo
- Available in all sorts of colors, it can match any style
- Printed in the United States
- Print doesn’t crack when washed
- Sizing runs somewhat small
- Some customers have argued the shirt is a bit rough
Boogie bombs are grenades with a fun little disco design put onto them. In the Fortnite video game, when a player is hit with them, they’re immediately forced to dance as a funny tune plays. If your kid’s imagination runs wild, they’re probably thinking Wow, I really wish I could have one of these in real life. Well, they can with Bitty Boomer’s bluetooth speaker that looks just like the Boogie Bomb in-game. So, let your kids jam out with their own “boogie bomb” today. Please be aware however, that if your kid launches their real world boogie bomb at a friend, it will be likely to break.
- Design looks just like one of Fortnite’s own boogie bombs
- Official Fortnite product
- Music-loving kids can put on their favorite music while gaming
- Good sound quality despite its size
- Very portable, it’s only two inches and could fit into your pocket
- It can’t handle rough play, so no throwing it like an actual boogie bomb from the game
- Its battery life is a little on the low side for a bluetooth speaker
Some of the most popular skins in Epic Game’s Fortnite include Rex, Brite Bomber, Cuddle Team Leader and Ragnarok. Chances are that your kid absolutely adores one of these skins and wishes they could have an action figure representing their favorite. In comes the Squad Mode figure pack with all of the skins mentioned above and your kid might be dying to get one. The pack also comes with some of the game’s weapons, including dual pistols, a shotgun, a sniper rifle and a assault rifle; It also has each skin’s pickaxe, all of them featuring different and unique styles. Lastly, it has some building materials that can be used to build stands for the Fortnite action figures.
- Official Fortnite action figures
- Features some of the most popular skins in-game
- The figures are accurate to each character’s model in-game
- Comes with tons of weapons to mix and match with the figures
- The figures themselves can be separated into individual gifts for one child and/or multiple children
- Pairs well with other Fortnite figures and toys
- The building materials are only used to build a stand, which is a bit lame
- Posing the figures proves difficult as their joints break very easily
- The figures are very small, with a height of only four inches
Everyone loves a nice and comfy blanket and that’s doubly true for gamers who want to stay comfy while they destroy their enemies. This blanket can be an excellent gift for any Fortnite lover, as it has two different designs that showcase some popular in-game imagery. One of the designs features Fortnite llamas from the game’s Loot Llama Pinatas on a 4×4 grid; The other design shows a ton of silhouettes performing the game’s various dances, taunts and emotes.
- Machine washable so you can easily clean it
- Can be coordinated with other Fortnite video game accessories and furniture to create a fun Fortnite-themed bedroom
- Made with love by a family-owned company
- Designs are cool, unique and fully based off of things from the game
- The blanket is very thin, isn’t a good choice for cold weather
- Some customers have received the wrong blanket when ordering from this company. This is rare however, and the company will resolve if it happens.
You probably have a favorite pair of pajamas that you love to wear on lazy days, so why not get a nice pair of them for your child? To make it even better, why not get a pair of pajamas with a theme based around one of their favorite games? The Fortnite Battle Royale gaming pajamas let you do exactly that, as it features a design on its top that shows the various activities you can perform in-game; Some of the things they show include a person dancing, a player flying down with their trusty paraglider and a sniper rifle. The Fortnite Battle Royale pajama bottoms showcase the text “99 Problems” on the left leg.
- Pajamas can be an excellent gift for anyone
- Unique and stylish design
- Made with a soft polyester material
- Only has a design for boys
- Although it is comfortable, the material is a bit thin
If you have a kid that loves to draw, this instructional drawing book can help them draw some of their favorite Fortnite skins. This book features over 20 skins from the game that kids can learn to draw, and as a bonus, get away from the TV screen for a little bit. Some of the skins included in the book are Drift, Skull Trooper and Rabbit Raider.
- Includes tons of designs accurate to the game that your kid can learn to draw
- Available on paperback or on Kindle
- Fun activity for artists in the family
- Could inspire your child to pursue drawing
- Instructions have a decent amount of grammar errors, but your kids probably won’t care about that!
- Some people think it’s more of a coloring book than an actual how-to-draw instructional book
Funko Pops are collectible figures that are taking the nation by storm. People, both young and old, love to collect and showcase them. Funko makes a lot of their Pops for various video games, so it comes to no surprise that they’ve made quite a few Fortnite edition figures. One of these figures depicts the tough Fortnite Black Knight skin; The figure wears a full set of armor and has red skin, much like its in-game counterpart. Where it differs from other figures though is that their design is a lot more cute and minimal, which is the style Funko uses with their figurines.
- Official Funko and Fortnite product
- Pairs great with other Funko Pops, whether they’re Fortnite edition figures or figures from another franchises
- Good decoration for a kid’s room
- Excellent collectible value
- Features a game-accurate design with a bit of Funko Pop flair
- It doesn’t work as a toy, it doesn’t move at all and it’s meant to stay in its box as a collectable
- Shipping may cause the box to arrive damaged
- Customers get the wrong figure in some, rare scenarios
When it comes to Fortnite fans, some of the best gifts for them are related to giving them an in-game skin and some V-bucks (The game’s currency which is used for various items). This Bundle for the Nintendo Switch gives your favorite Fortnite fanatic exactly that with an exclusive Frostbite skin and 1000 V-bucks. You really can’t go wrong with this gift if you’re really unsure on what to buy, as any Fortnite player will appreciate a brand-new skin. This Fortnite bundle is also available on XBox One, PC and Playstation 4.
- Good gift for any Fortnite video game player of any age or gender
- The V-bucks in the bundle let’s your child choose any skin they want
- The exclusive Fortnite skin is very sharp and unique
- Available on multiple platforms including PS4, XBox One, Nintendo Switch and PC
- Comes with a few in-game extras like a paraglider, a basic pickaxe and a backpack
- Some customers have had frustrating issues when trying to redeem the code for the skin and V-bucks
- It doesn’t come with the paid single-player expansion for Fortnite, Save the World
If your kid loves Fortnite, they’ll probably want to dress-up like one of their favorite skins when that spooky time of year comes. One popular skin that they may choose is the Dark Voyager skin, which is available as a costume from Spirit Halloween. Dark Voyager is a dark and mysterious astronaut in full space gear, which looks really cool both in-game and in this costume.
- Looks just like the Dark Voyager skin in-game
- Comes with everything you’ll need for the costume
- Officially-licensed Fortnite costume
- Its sizing seems to fit kids of any age well
- Can let your child and their friends follow a Fortnite theme for Halloween
- The costume looks good in general, astronauts are very cool
- Some customers have issues with strings hanging off of the costume
- Won’t be a good costume if your kid doesn’t like the Dark Voyager skin. However, there are tons of costumes available in the range, from the crackshot costume, brite bomber, skull trooper or cuddle team leader!
Everyone loves a nice backpack for school, so this Fortnite-themed backpack can be an excellent gift for any occasion as well as a good piece of back-to-school gear for your child. This Fortnite backpack proudly features the Fortnite logo on top of a beautiful design. It could carry anything from books to a small laptop or iPad, so it could be an excellent way for your kid to get their gaming gear to a friend’s house so they can all play Fortnite together.
- Nice and big size let’s it carry tons of different items
- The design looks really cool
- The Fortnite logo looks really good on it
- Comes with a free Fortnite-themed pop-socket
- Some customers didn’t get the free pop-socket
So there you have it, that’s our selection of the best Fortnite Christmas gifts, holiday gifts or birthday gifts ideas. There is something here for everyone of any age, gender or occasion. If you don’t find something directly on the list, our guide should at least inspire you as to what is out there and what the Fortnight gamer in your life may appreciate as a gift idea.