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Developer: Digital Extremes
Publisher: Digital Extremes
Release date: March 25, 2013
Rating: Mature 17+
Play as a space ninja in this free-to-play, third-person shooter. Uncover ancient secrets and wield powerful weapons to save the universe.

About the game

Warframe, developed by Digital Extremes, is a free-to-play, cooperative online action game, released in 2013. Set in a futuristic, sci-fi universe, players control Tenno, ancient warriors awakened to battle various factions vying for dominance. Equipped with biomechanical suits called Warframes, Tenno possess unique abilities and customizable weapons, offering diverse playstyles. Players team up in procedurally generated missions across planets and space, engaging in fast-paced, parkour-inspired combat. The game's content-rich universe expands regularly through updates, introducing new Warframes, weapons, and storylines. With a strong emphasis on community, Warframe's player-driven economy and clan systems foster collaboration and camaraderie.

Reasons to play

  • Engaging cooperative gameplay: Warframe encourages players to team up and strategize, promoting a sense of camaraderie and satisfaction in completing challenging missions together.
  • Extensive customization: With a vast array of Warframes, weapons, and mods, players can tailor their playstyle and appearance, allowing for unique gameplay experiences and personal expression.
  • Regular content updates: The developers continually expand the game's universe, introducing new storylines, Warframes, and features, ensuring the game remains fresh and engaging for long-term players.

Reasons not to play

  • Steep learning curve: Warframe's complexity can be overwhelming for newcomers, requiring a significant time investment to fully grasp its mechanics and systems.
  • Grind-heavy progression: The game demands substantial grinding to obtain resources, craft items, and level up, which may not appeal to casual players or those with limited time.
  • Lack of structured narrative: While Warframe has lore and storylines, it lacks a traditional, linear narrative, which may not satisfy players seeking a cohesive, story-driven experience.


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