How to connect Fortnite with LEGO Insider to get Explorer Emilie skin

How to connect Fortnite with LEGO Insider to get Explorer Emilie skin
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Written by 

Coleman Hamstead

Published 

4th Dec 2023 15:26

With the formal announcement of LEGO Fortnite, it's now possible to connect your Epic Games and LEGO accounts to get freebies including an Explorer Emilie skin.

This primer explains how to connect your LEGO account with the free-to-play online video game from Epic Games and how to get the free skin.

How to get the Explorer Emilie skin in Fortnite

An explainer on how to get the Explorer Emilie Outfit in Fortnite
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Explorer Emile is an exclusive Fortnite skin tied to the Fortnite x LEGO crossover and the brand-new LEGO Fortnite survival crafting game inside Fortnite. To get Explorer Emile, sign up to LEGO Insiders and link your Epic Games and LEGO accounts.

LEGO Insiders is LEGO Group's loyalty program. Members get points for playing and making purchases and can exchange their points for exclusive rewards, discounts, experiences, etc. Best of all, joining LEGO Insiders is entirely free!

Explorer Emile will begin showing up in Lockers on December 7, 2023, when LEGO Fortnite goes live in the game. This skin is usable in LEGO Fortnite and other modes, like Battle Royale and Creative.

How to connect your LEGO account with Fortnite

Connecting your LEGO account with your Epic Games account
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To connect your LEGO account with Fortnite, start by opening www.epicgames.com and signing into your Epic Games account. Next, hover over your display name and click Account, then click on Apps and Accounts and select Accounts. Here, click Connect for the LEGO account, then click on Connect Account.

If you follow these steps to a tee, you'll get redirected to a new window where you can sign into your existing LEGO account or create a brand-new LEGO account. Once you do that, click Allow to officially link your Epic Games and LEGO accounts!

There's plenty of incentive to connect your LEGO account with Fortnite, especially if you were a LEGO enjoyer prior to the reveal of LEGO Fortnite. If nothing else, connect the two accounts to ensure you get the free Explorer Emilie skin!

Browse our Fortnite homepage for more features, news, and guides, like all the ways to get free skins in Fortnite, details of the latest weekly quests, and the locations of every NPC in the game.

Coleman is a freelance journalist at GGRecon. While gaming has always been his passion, it wasn’t until he worked as a Sports Journalist at the Community College of Baltimore County that he found his enthusiasm for writing. In the time since Coleman has had his work featured in publications such as The Washington Post/Launcher and ESTNN. Coleman is a graduate of Towson University with a degree in Sport Management and Business Administration.

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