- From cross save/cross play, simultaneous releases, to story-based content material, Digital Extremes gave Warframe gamers what they needed at TennoCon 2021.
- There have been many memorable moments from the annual celebration that we’d prefer to share with gamers unable to tune-in for the dwell broadcast.
- Warframe is out there to play without cost at present on Xbox One and Xbox Sequence X|S
To everybody who just about attended TennoCon 2021: thanks for as soon as once more making it a enjoyable Warframe participant occasion stuffed with dwell reveals and premium in-game merchandise rewards. There have been many memorable moments from the annual celebration that we’d prefer to share with gamers unable to tune-in for the dwell broadcast:
- ‘The New Battle’ story-based content material growth to launch in 2021.
- Simultaneous recreation replace releases throughout all platforms in 2021.
- Cross save/cross play prototype proven, actively in growth.
Warframe’s First Subsequent-Gen Cinematic Content material Growth for Xbox Sequence X | S
Now we have such a private, partaking, and dramatic storyline in Warframe that’s beloved by Tenno (Warframe gamers) and over the previous couple of years, we’ve added a number of Cinematic Prologue Quests constructing in direction of this main second in Warframe historical past, and we’re practically there. Throughout TennoLive, we received proper to it, proper into the story gamers need extra of. We introduced our upcoming story-based content material growth and the highly-anticipated Cinematic Quest gamers have been ready for: The New Battle, coming in 2021.
We revealed dwell to Warframe’s world playerbase, our plans to proceed the cinematic storyline that may carry gamers into a number of the most immersive, cinematic content material we’ve ever created. The New Battle will ship what gamers have been ready for. The Warframe story should proceed to be informed, and our upcoming Cinematic Quest will just do that… We’ll share extra info and property via our Devstreams on Twitch as we get nearer to launch.
Throughout our dwell demo, we showcased three iconic areas that had been both underneath assault from invading Sentients, or the very coronary heart of the risk itself. For the first-time ever, we then performed not as a Warframe however reasonably three new playable characters: Corpus soldier Veso, Grineer soldier Kahl-175, and the long-lasting Dax: Teshin. It’s only a small piece of the bigger expertise and there are many Easter Eggs and fan theories to be created from this. We calmly showcased a number of the new mechanics and skills when enjoying as the brand new characters in addition to some methods gamers will use weapons they know and love! Grakata!
A few of Warframe’s most unusual content material is skilled via cinematic solo quests, which reveal extra concerning the participant’s story inside the world. Warframe gamers have been requesting we construct upon this fundamental quest line for years. It took longer than anticipated however we’re glad gamers are intrigued by what we did present (and what we didn’t present) and are taken with what the subsequent chapter of Warframe might appear like, particularly on Xbox Sequence X | S. This will probably be our first cinematic content material growth launched on next-generation consoles leveraging a completely upgraded expertise and new instruments.
A Celebration of Main Moments of The Outdated Battle
It’s been a few years since we first teased The New Battle, and we knew gamers can be excited to study what we’ve been growing. All of us agreed that following the demo we needed to do one thing particular. This was going to be an vital second for gamers, and we needed to create an immersive, interactive, and intimate expertise… to make it really private for every of them, identical to their storyline.
We developed a digital house that showcased key factors of curiosity from The Outdated Battle storyline, giving gamers the power to stroll round and consider unseen recollections and tales from their previous. For the primary time ever, a Zariman classroom crammed with Tenno was revealed. Whereas we hope it gives some solutions, we additionally needed this preview occasion to boost extra questions and sure, gamers ought to tug on that thread, there may be extra there, and extra to come back.
As revealed throughout our first main Cinematic Quest, The Second Dream, in 2015, and at present throughout TennoCon, [SPOILER ALERT] Warframes are literally managed by orphaned Tenno youngsters known as Operators. Since then, we’ve gone to nice lengths, as has the Group, to maintain it a secret as finest we might, however now we’re sharing the story, serving to everybody catch-up and put together for The New Battle. For the reason that secret is out, we designed a big diorama in our relay occasion to have a good time this event by visualizing the connection between the Tenno and their Warframes.
Simultaneous Recreation Updates Throughout All Platforms with Cross-Play
We would like Warframe content material to be out there to each participant, it doesn’t matter what platform or nation, on the identical time. For Xbox gamers, they’ll now be capable to play the identical day as PC and different HD consoles. Transferring ahead, all future content material – together with The New Battle – will probably be launched concurrently.
We additionally need gamers to have the power to matchmake shortly and benefit from the thrill and pleasure of cooperative on-line motion. The in-game world will probably be extra alive, with extra folks to attach with to play, chat, and extra… Now we have so many planets and so many recreation modes, enabling cross play will carry gamers collectively, boosting the inhabitants to cowl the complete sprawling Origin System with continuous motion.
Cross Save for Decide-Up and Play Development on Xbox One and Xbox Sequence X | S
Warframe is now a cross-generation on-line recreation that began with Xbox One and was upgraded and superior with the next-gen capabilities of Xbox Sequence X | S. Warframe is a giant recreation. We’ve been round for 8 nice years to date, and we all know our gamers get pleasure from different nice video games and that they don’t simply play one recreation on a regular basis. Some gamers might need an older account from a unique platform or console. With the introduction of cross save, gamers throughout each platform will be capable to proceed enjoying seamlessly wherever and every time they select. Gamers can actually pick-up and play from the place they left off, nevertheless way back which may be, and no matter what platform they had been on.
We demoed cross play and cross save throughout TennoLive however it’s nonetheless actively in growth. When it’s prepared for launch, gamers will be capable to leap again into Warframe and proceed their cinematic journey via The New Battle storyline.
See you in Warframe, Tenno!
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