How to get Explorer Emilie skin for free in Fortnite – No need to sign up to LEGO Subscribers

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The Fortnite x LEGO collaboration finally arrived with the release of Chapter 5. It features an open world, a crafting system, and much more. LEGO Fortnite is a new game within Fortnite and has already attracted millions of new players. Epic Games released another free Fortnite skin to celebrate the arrival of the new collaboration. The skin is named Explorer Emilie, and our guide will provide step-by-step instructions on how to get it.

✓ At a glance
  • The Explorer Emilie skin is still available to claim.
  • Players do not need to sign up to LEGO subscribers to claim it.
  • To claim, simple connect your LEGO account with your Epic Games account.

Can you still get Explorer Emilie skin in Fortnite?

Yes, the Explorer Emilie skin is still available for free exclusively to players who have a LEGO account. Previously, players had to sign up to LEGO Insider to get this skin, but this is no longer required, players simply need to link their LEGO and Epic Games account together to get the free skin.

Here are the steps you need to take:

  • Go to the LEGO Fortnite page.
  • Scroll down to Let’s Link Up section and click onto Link me up.
  • In the Apps and Account section, connect your LEGO account.
  • Log into your Epic Games account and confirm the connection.
  • Log into the your LEGO account.
  • A confirmation will pop to confirm the connection.
  • Open up Fortnite and the Explorer Emilie skin will be in your locker.

Finally, we’d like to add that the free Fortnite skin will be available throughout Chapter 5 Season 1. Epic Games will likely remove it after this season, so make sure to add it to your locker as soon as possible.

Free Fortnite skin Explorer Emilie – FAQ

How do I link my Epic Games and LEGO accounts?

You can link Epic Games and LEGO accounts by logging in to and opening your account settings. On the left side, you need to choose Apps and Accounts, then simply log in with your LEGO account.

Will I receive both Fortnite and LEGO style for Explorer Emilie?

Yes, Explorer Emilie comes in two different styles, and both of them are free. You will receive both styles once you link your accounts.

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  • Release Date: September 26, 2017
    • - 01 January 2018 (iOS, iOS)
    • - 25 July 2017 (Xbox One, PC, PlayStation 4)
    • - 12 June 2018 (Nintendo Switch)
  • Platform(s): Android, iOS, macOS, Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series S/X
  • Genre(s): Action, Massively Multiplayer, Shooter
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