It is not known if the weapon will be activated immediately after the technical break ends, but it is already known how exactly it should work.
Gravity weapons are nothing new. We know about it practically from the first trailer, when Rick used it. Now the weapon is fully ready for release and leakers are showing the exact gameplay.
When it comes to mechanics, you will be able to pick up objects and what is worth remembering – the larger the raised object, the more damage it will deal when “falling” or throwing it.
Gravity weapons in Fortnite
The weapon will likely be released in the 17.20 cycle, possibly in the next content update. So far, there are a few different guns in the files to enable, so Epic may want to wait a while here.
Now all we have to do is wait.