How many skins are in Fortnite? Revealing total count of cosmetics

How many skins are in Fortnite? Revealing total count of cosmetics
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Skins are the most popular cosmetic items in Fortnite. Unlike many other cosmetics, they are visible all the time. Many players enjoy emotes, gliders, and pickaxes as well, but the truth is that they are not as frequently used as skins.

Epic Games has released numerous Fortnite skins over the past few years, and some of them will never return to the game. From meme skins to popular streamers, the game developer has released many different kinds of skins.

If you’ve ever wondered how many skins are in Fortnite, we have an answer for you.

How many Fortnite skins are available in 2023?

As of November 20, 2023, Fortnite has 1,689 skins. The total value of these skins is approximately 1.6 million V-Bucks, which costs around $14,000. However, it’s important to note that some skins, such as exclusives and Battle Pass skins, are worth much more. Due to this, your Fortnite account is worth a lot more if you own some exclusive outfits.

Epic Games released 866 cosmetic items during Chapter 2 – Season 5, which is the most items released during a season. Many of these items were skins, including gaming legends like Chun-Li, Kratos, Master Chief, and others.

Only 139 Fortnite skins are Legendary, which is approximately 8.2% of total skins.

A screenshot of the Fortnite outfit screen displaying numerous skins.
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Epic mostly releases at least 100 Fortnite skins in every season, which is why we expect this number to increase soon. Most of these skins come out to the Item Shop, while the others are included in the Battle Pass.

✓ Fortnite skins in your locker

Check how many Fortnite skins you own

To see how many Fortnite skins you own, open your locker and sort the skins. The number in the bracket tells you how many skins you own in total.

The next Fortnite season will likely bring at least seven skins with the Battle Pass. The OG Pass has fewer skins than the previous Battle Passes, but that is only because the OG Season lasts for a month. Once it’s done, Epic Games will likely keep releasing bigger Battle Passes.

How many skins in Fortnite – FAQ

Can I buy every single skin in Fortnite?

No, unfortunately. Some skins are no longer available, including the skins from the previous Battle Passes, limited-time exclusive skins, and others.

Are there any free Fortnite skins?

Yes, Epic Games releases free Fortnite skins a few times a year. In 2023, it is possible to unlock the Redcap skin through the Refer-A-Friend program and Runway Racer by leveling up 50 times.

Can I sell my Fortnite skins?

No, selling is not possible. However, if you have too many skins in your account and you don’t like them, you can use the Archive feature. By archiving skins, you will temporarily remove them from your locker.