Warframe Guide

Warframe Guide

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Wake up, Tenno! Welcome to the world of Warframe, a third-person looter shooter that combines customization and fast-paced gameplay for an adrenaline-fueled experience. As a Tenno, an ancient race wielding powerful Warframes with incredible abilities, you’ll unleash dual pistols that fire at the speed of light, rain down meteors upon your enemies, and so much more.

“Summon dual pistols that fire at the speed of light, GameTopicate your enemies with a barrage of meteors, and much more.”


However, don’t be fooled by its complexity. Warframe can be a tough nut to crack. The game throws you into the depths without much guidance, leaving you to navigate through constant updates and hundreds of missions. But fear not! Stick with it, and you’ll find yourself immersed in one of the best horde shooters out there, and it won’t cost you a dime. So, dive into our guides to master everything from basic controls to endgame builds for your favorite weapons and Warframes.

“An abrupt end to the in-game tutorial, rapid updates from the developers, and hundreds of missions can make this game seem impenetrable. But if you stick with it, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a better horde shooter—let alone a free one.”


New Player Resources


Warframe’s learning curve may seem steep, but don’t worry, we’ve got your back. In this section, we provide a breakdown of Warframe’s core systems, explain the progression mechanics, and offer tips to help you make sense of the chaos.

Warframe Guides And Builds


Creating the perfect Warframe build is no easy task, and obtaining a complete collection of Warframes can be quite a challenge. But fear not! Our Warframe guides are here to assist you. Check out the table below for in-depth guides on each Warframe, including how to acquire them, their abilities, augments, and beginner-friendly builds.

Warframe Image
Ash Ash
Atlas Atlas
Banshee Banshee
Baruuk Baruuk
Caliban Caliban
Chroma Chroma
Citrine Citrine
Ember Ember
Equinox Equinox
Excalibur Excalibur Umbra
Frost Frost
Gara Gara
Garuda Garuda
Gauss Gauss
Grendel Grendel
Gyre Gyre
Harrow Harrow
Hildryn Hildryn
Hydroid Hydroid
Inaros Inaros
Ivara Ivara
Khora Khora
Kullervo Kullervo
Lavos Lavos
Limbo Limbo
Loki Loki
Mag Mag
Mesa Mesa
Mirage Mirage
Nekros Nekros
Nezha Nezha
Nidus Nidus
Nova Nova
Nyx Nyx
Oberon Oberon
Octavia Octavia
Protea Protea
Revenant Revenant
Rhino Rhino
Saryn Saryn
Sevagoth Sevagoth
Styanax Styanax
Titania Titania
Trinity Trinity
Valkyr Valkyr
Vauban Vauban
Volt Volt
Voruna Voruna
Wisp Wisp
Wukong Wukong
Xaku Xaku
Yareli Yareli
Zephyr Zephyr

“Creating a good Warframe build isn’t easy, and neither is getting your hands on a complete arsenal of Warframes. These Warframe guides are here to help.”

Quest Walkthroughs


Embark on thrilling quests in Warframe to unlock new features, game modes, and Warframes. Our in-depth quest walkthroughs provide useful tips, strategies, and information about the consequences of your decisions during each quest.

Story Quests

  • Awakening
  • Vor’s Prize
  • The Duviri Paradox
  • Once Awake
  • The Archwing
  • Stolen Dreams
  • The New Strange
  • Natah
  • The Second Dream
  • The War Within
  • Chains of Harrow
  • Apostasy Prologue
  • The Sacrifice
  • Prelude to War
  • The New War
  • Angels of the Zariman

Side Quests

  • A Man of Few Words
  • Vox Solaris
  • Howl of the Kubrow
  • Patient Zero
  • Rising Tide
  • Veilbreaker

Warframe Quests

  • Saya’s Vigil (Gara)
  • Heart of Deimos (Xaku)
  • The Waverider (Yareli)
  • The Deadlock Protocol (Protea)
  • The Limbo Theorem (Limbo)
  • Octavia’s Anthem (Octavia)
  • Sands of Inaros (Inaros)
  • The Silver Grove (Titania)
  • The Jordas Precept (Atlas)
  • Hidden Messages (Mirage)
  • The Glass Gambit (Nidus)
  • Mask of the Revenant (Revenant)
  • Call of the Tempestarii (Sevagoth)
  • The Shadows of the Dead (Nekros)

“Follow our in-depth quest walkthroughs below to learn of useful tips, strategies, and the consequences of certain quest decisions.”

Weapon And Gear Builds


Every weapon in Warframe has the potential to shine with the right build. Our weapon guides dive into the details of each weapon’s build, providing you with the knowledge you need to optimize your loadout. And if you’re wondering which weapons are worth pursuing, check out our tier lists for guidance.

Weapon Builds

  • Corufell Builds
  • Hek Builds
  • Paracesis Builds
  • Perigale Builds
  • Sarofang Builds
  • Steflos Builds
  • Corufell Builds
  • Rauta Builds
  • Rauta Builds
  • Fulmin Builds
  • Fulmin Builds

Gear Tier Lists

  • Best Bows
  • Best Kuva Weapons
  • Best Tenet Weapons
  • Best Companions
  • Best Arcanes
  • Best Mod Sets
  • Best Beginner Mods
  • Incarnon Weapons, Ranked

“A weapon is only as strong as its build. Our guides offer in-depth information on weapon builds and provide tier lists to help you choose the best gear.”

Content Guides


Warframe offers a wealth of content to explore. From navigating the Star Chart to unlocking the intricacies of Focus, our content guides are the key to mastering Warframe’s vast activities. Discover tips for unlocking various systems, level up your gear and Focus schools quickly, learn optimal strategies for resource farming, and much more.

Resource Farming Guides


Looking to farm rare resources like Aya or Kuva? Look no further. Our resource farming guides cover everything you need to know.

  • Anomaly Shard Farm
  • Aya Farming
  • Credit Farming
  • Dormant Void Angel Spawns
  • Endo Farming
  • Focus Farming
  • Prime Resurgence Explained
  • Voidplume Farming

Activity Guides


Ready to take on Warframe’s endgame activities? Our activity guides will help you navigate challenges like Liches, Arbitrations, and the Steel Path, providing strategies and expert tips.

  • Beginner’s Guide
  • Mirror Defense Guide
  • Conjunction Survival Guide
  • Kuva And Tenet Liches Explained
  • Arbitrations Guide
  • Steel Path Guide
  • Galvanized Mods And Weapon Arcane Guide
  • Railjack Guide
  • Railjack Intrinsics Guide
  • Best Railjack Parts
  • How To Beat Lephantis
  • Riven Mods Explained

Syndicates And Open World Guides


Most of your gear will come from Syndicates, mini-factions within the open world zones and Relay hubs. Prove your loyalty to a Syndicate to gain access to modular weapons, unique cosmetics, and even new Warframes.

Plains of Eidolon

  • Zaws Explained
  • Operator Amps Explained

Orb Vallis

  • Kitguns Explained

Cambion Drift

  • Coming Soon

Zariman And Duviri

  • Incarnon Weapons Explained
  • The Duviri Paradox Quest Walkthrough
  • Duviri Open World And Circuit Guide
  • All Drifter Intrinsics

Kahl’s Garrison

  • Kahl’s Garrison
  • Sneaky Sabotage Kahl Mission Walkthrough
  • Junk Run Kahl Mission Walkthrough

Focus And Helminth Guides


Unlock the endgame progression systems of Focus and Helminth as you progress through Warframe. Master the five Tenno schools to access devastating passives and a new set of active abilities. If you’re feeling daring, use the Helminth system to alter the abilities and base stats of your Warframes.

  • Focus Explained
  • Best Focus Passives
  • Helminth System Explained
  • Best Helminth Abilities
  • Archon Shards Explained

Warframe Build Guides


Prefer a list format instead of a lengthy table? Check out our comprehensive Warframe build guides to learn about each Warframe’s abilities, acquisition methods, and viable builds that can tackle most content.

  • Caliban
  • Chroma
  • Citrine
  • Ember
  • Equinox
  • Excalibur
  • Garuda
  • Gauss
  • Grendel
  • Gyre
  • Harrow
  • Hildryn
  • Inaros
  • Kullervo
  • Kullervo
  • Loki
  • Mag
  • Mesa
  • Oberon
  • Revenant
  • Rhino
  • Saryn
  • Styanax
  • Trinity
  • Volt
  • Voruna
  • Saryn
  • Styanax
  • Trinity
  • Volt
  • Wisp
  • Wukong
  • Xaku
  • Yareli
  • Zephyr

“Focus and Helminth are two endgame progression systems in Warframe. Master the five Tenno schools, unlock devastating passives, and gain new active abilities. Use the Helminth system to alter your Warframe’s abilities and stats.”

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