When PlayStation Four launched on November 15, 2013 within the US and Canada, Warframe was the primary downloadable free-to-play recreation accessible. If you happen to thought area ninjas have been cool then and also you downloaded our recreation, you both know the way a lot has modified since that launch, or are questioning why you’re nonetheless studying about Warframe 4 years later. Why, after almost 4 years, is now a major time to choose up Warframe? It’s easy: Plains of Eidolon is our greatest, most bold replace ever. And we expect you’ll like it. It’s additionally free…
So, simply what’s Plains of Eidolon? Let’s perform a little rewind first. At launch, Warframe was a small Beta recreation with just some procedurally generated maps and some Warframes. Within the early days of Warframe, the builders would usually describe it because the hyper sci-fi model of different established cooperative survival shooters. It was easy and modest, particularly when in comparison with what it’s now, besides many have been drawn to obtain it. In reality, after Netflix, it was the second most downloaded app on PS4. Nevertheless it left lots to be desired – each in content material and course.
Through the subsequent 4 years, Warframe grew. It has turn into a large recreation, full of hundreds of hours of gameplay with MMO and action-RPG features, however with out ever falling distinctly into both style. This cooperative motion recreation for 1-Four gamers (and eight gamers in Trial missions) now provides 34 Warframes, every with their very own distinctive aesthetic and Skills, two vital cinematic quests (The Second Dream and The Battle Inside), the addition of a brand new Parkour motion system, a brand new Melee fight system, a brand new Focus and Operator system, a completely reworked interface and Star Chart, a flight system referred to as Archwing, a completely Remastered Earth tileset, dozens of latest story quests, and much more.
When you have been taking part in Warframe over time, both as a veteran or weekend warrior, you’re accustomed to touring out of your ship to planets and again to unlock and play missions. The procedurally-generated mission maps have a transparent begin and end, with goals that lead you thru fastened and enclosed environments. At this time, we’re launching an open-space Panorama referred to as Plains of Eidolon on PlayStation, which permits you, trustworthy Tenno, the possibility to discover an open territory like by no means earlier than in Warframe.
You’ll be able to method the setting any means you need. The Plains provide a continuing asymmetrical day-night cycle with totally different actions in every timeframe. Wish to hand around in the settlement city of Cetus with associates and go to the Ostron distributors? Craft your very personal bone-crushing melee weapon (which we name a “Zaw”)? Burst straight into fight towards new Grineer enemy sorts by raiding base camps and ambushing roaming squads?
Or are you extra the exploratory sort? Would you favor to journey by the panorama, experiencing the verdant, rolling hills, lakes and rivers by yourself time? This provides extra enjoyable actions, like mining for sources from rock deposits, or chilling with associates and fishing for, OK, we admit, otherworldly-looking fish within the lakes and rivers.
Or are you a proud veteran participant, with the expertise to tackle the final word battle towards the titanic Teralyst Eidolon, a large monstrosity that requires a calculated mix of fight expertise and techniques to beat it?
Beginning right now, a brand new chapter begins with Plains of Eidolon on PS4. This large, 2.5 X 2.5 kilometer territory is open, bristling with unknown creatures, enemies, and surprises to discover, and it’s all free. Come test it out. We’ll see you within the Plains, Tenno!