Skip to main content

Can a minor have an Epic Games account?

When a player under 13 or under the age of digital consent in their country, whichever is higher, creates an Epic account, their account will be a Cabined Account until they receive a parent or guardian's permission to access additional features or services across Epic's games and products.

View complete answer on

Do parental controls turn off at 18 Epic Games?

Those aged 13 or under (or the age of consent in their country) will automatically be assigned a restricted account, and asked to provide a parent or guardian's email address. Epic will lift the restrictions with a parent or guardian's permission, or when the player turns 13 or their region's age of consent.

View complete answer on

Why is Epic Games asking for my SSN?

Epic has partnered with SuperAwesome, the leading parental consent and verification platform, for this service. SuperAwesome offers several ways to verify that you are an adult depending on which country your child is in. The information provided is only used for verification purposes and is not saved.

View complete answer on

Why does Epic Games need my age?

Why do we need your date of birth? We ask for your date of birth to help you have a safe and fun experience whatever your age.

View complete answer on

Can a 13 year old work for Epic Games?

How old do you have to be to work for Epic Games? You need to be 13 years old to get a job at Epic Games. You'll also need permission from your parents or legal guardian if you are between 13 to 17 years old.

View complete answer on

How many kids can use Epic?

four children

You can create profiles for up to four children to use Epic simultaneously. If you have more than four children you would like to use Epic, we suggest creating another parent account with a different e-mail address.

View complete answer on

Do you have to be over 18 to play Fortnite?

The age recommendation for Fortnite is 13 and up, but each child is different. The Entertainment Software Ratings Board rates Fortnite “T” for teen, which means ages 13 and up.

View complete answer on

Why is my Epic account age restricted?

If your child is under 13, they require parental consent to use certain features in the Epic Games Store. Epic's services include access to the Epic Games Store and Epic- owned games such as Fortnite, Rocket League and Fall Guys.

View complete answer on

How do I create an Epic game account for my child?

How do I create child profiles?

  1. Log in to your Epic account > Access your Parent profile.
  2. At the top of the Parent Dashboard, click 'Create a Profile' > Input the child's profile name and *optionally* a profile PIN (Use only numerals as letters or other characters will not be accepted)
  3. Click 'Create Profile'!

View complete answer on

How do you turn off age restrictions on Epic Games?

You can modify any Parental Controls setting by signing into the Epic Account Portal or going into the Fortnite Parental Controls menu and selecting Parental Controls. Enter your six-digit PIN at the prompt and then proceed to choose the desired on/off state for each setting.

View complete answer on

Close Menu