Game on with PayPal

Why do 1 in 4 online players prefer to pay with PayPal? It’s easy and secure, but above all, it’s faster. From paying for in-app purchases like skins, characters and DLCs, to signing up for Internet tournaments, PayPal works seamlessly across every top platform. Whether you want to buy an update of your favorite strategy for your morning commute or become the next Major League Gaming star, PayPal is there to make paying for online gaming quick an easy.

Sign Up Now

Pay like you play – on your terms

PayPal works with the biggest names in gaming to make your life as easy as possible, including Fortnite, Blizzard, Twitch, Steam and many more. From Nintendo to PlayStation, no matter where you play, your eSports platform of choice is covered.



Forget about entering all your financial information every time. All you need is PayPal.


If you’re a gamer striving for MLG stardom, you know that speed is everything. And faster pay means faster play.


PayPal is one of the most popular ways to pay for online gaming. Over 250 million account holders trust us worldwide and you can trust that your checkout on any gaming site that accepts PayPal will also be secure.

Paying for games with digital gift cards

Whether it’s a gift for a friend or a treat for you, PayPal has scores of digital gift cards that you can spend on your favorite gaming platforms. Need a gift card for the PlayStation, Xbox, or Nintendo?

You can find them all and more here.

We’ve got your back

From buying games and content, to in app purchases, to supporting your favorite indie creators and streamers, PayPal helps protect your financial information, so you can focus on playing and winning.
You shouldn't have to worry or wonder if you can trust a purchase. That’s why we use sophisticated encryption to help protect your financial information. So while you have a marathon gaming session, rest easy – we’ve got your back.

More about security

Questions & Answers

How do I pay for Fortnite with PayPal?

It isn’t a battle to use PayPal on Fortnite. Once you set up your PayPal account, you can buy all your skins, content and emotes quick and easy. Game on!