Two-Factor Authentication is used to secure accounts. Epic Games have added a Two-Factor Authentication in Fortnite as well. You will have to enable the two-factor Authentication on your own. Fortnite will give you a free emote for enabling the 2FA.
This will secure your Fortnite and Epic Games account for when you sign in. You will receive a special code after your password which only you can use to help secure your account. Using 2FA save your password to get leaked or hacked in the future.
Fortnite accounts are expensive and are valuable and you should be careful about the security of the account. With 2FA, you will not have to worry about your account getting hacked.
How to enable Fortnite 2FA
Fortnite 2FA will secure your account by using a special code to unlock your account. When you’ve enabled 2FA, the game will detect every time you login and will send you a email and a special code to login to your Fortnite account.
There are different ways and platforms where you can receive your Fortnite 2FA code.
- Google Authenticator app
- LastPass Authenticator app
- Microsoft Authenticator app
- Authy Authenticator app
- Mobile Phone SMS
You can use any of these platforms to enable 2FA on your Fortnite account.
Where to enable Fortnite 2FA
You will have to go to the Fortnite’s website, in order to enable the 2FA. You can head to Epicgames.com/2FA to and login in to your Epic Games account. You have to go in to password settings. Under password tab, you will find 2FA options to enable 2FA by email or Authenticator app. Enable your 2FA and give your details and you’re good to go. Now, you will see your 2FA enabled on the same page.
How to get the Free Emote
Epic Games is giving rewards to players who will opt in 2FA on their accounts. If you’re a Fortnite Battle Royale player you will receive the free Boogie Down emote.
If you’re a save the world player you will receive, 50 armory slots, 10 backpack slots and one Legendary Troll Stash Llama.
You have to login to your Fortnite account simply, After enabling the 2FA on your Epic Games account to claim the Free Emote and save the world rewards.