One of the more anticipated new additions had previously been leaked for a Chapter 3 Season 3 release, but a hard date had not been specified. Trusted Fortnite leakers have now revealed further detail, so here's what you need to know about the Grapple Gun in Chapter 3 Season 3.
Fortnite Grapple Gun release date - Chapter 3 Season 3
Arguably the most prominent leaker in all of Fortnite, HYPEX recently revealed that the Grapple Gun will arrive in Fortnite on 14th June via an update/hotfix.
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Many other leaks suggested that the Junk Rift could also return to Fortnite as part of the June 14 hotfix, as the item has been vaulted since Chapter 2. But at the time of writing, only the Grapple Gun has been confirmed for the next patch.
In Tomorrow's Content Hotfix we may see the release of the Grapple Glove and the return of the Junk Rift. Or we might see both!— FortyLeak - Fortnite Leaks & News (@FortyLeak) June 13, 2022
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How to get Grapple Gun - Fortnite Chapter 3 Season 3
With the update still not yet live in-game, there is no confirmation at this time on how to get the Grapple Gun in Fortnite Chapter 3 Season 3. Though many in Fortnite circles are stating that the Grapple Gun is the Season 3 version of the Spider-Man Web Shooters, an ultra-popular and also controversial item from the previous season.
Another popular Fortnite content creator, Brani, seems to have figured out the situation surrounding the Fortnite Grapple Gun in Chapter 3 Season 3. According to Brani, the Grapple Gun will be available in "special purple graffiti-painted chests which are set to be scattered around the island."
You can watch the video for yourself below to hear Brani give a breakdown on the Season 3 Grapple Gun.
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