Weapon 101 – Battacor

The Battacor is a Corpus rifle that was designed using Sentient technology in the underground labs of the Orb Vallis. As such, it has a long, sleek appearance and uses energy projectiles. When using the Battacor, the player will notice three notches on the right of the firing reticle that turn from grey to white Read More

Weapon 101 – Corinth

Corinth, the dual-purpose Tenno shotgun, has brought quite the punch to the battlefield since it’s addition in the December 2017 Ghoul Purge Update. Coming in with some of the highest base Damage in the game for Primaries, it is a versatile weapon, cycling between its pellet rounds or Alt-Fire grenades. Its base Stats also give Read More

Warframe 101 – Hildryn

Hildryn, the cybernetic shield maiden, joined Warframe alongside the Exploiter Orb and Buried Debts. A powerhouse in her own right, Hildryn differs from other frames in that she doesn’t use Energy for her Abilities – instead, she uses her Shield to power them. At first, this seemed like potentially a mistake, given that Shield is Read More

Weapon 101 – Burston / Burston Prime

The Burston is a burst-fire rifle of Tenno design. It fires three-round bursts in rapid succession to wear down a target and provide better precision than a full-auto rifle. The Burston will perform better at longer ranges due to its lower recoil, resulting in less time spent centering the reticle and more time relieving bad Read More

Weapon 101 – Anstrum / Prisma Angstrum

The Angstrum and Prisma Angstrum – a pair of handheld rocket launchers. Coming in with the highest base Damage for all Secondaries, these variants deliver a massive punch, especially to Grineer Machinery, Corpus Robotics, and Fossilized Infested. Just be sure to keep yourself and allies out of the blast, that is, unless you have a Read More

Weapon 101 – Braton / MK1-Braton / Braton Vandal / Braton Prime

The Braton series of weapons is a solid platform for beginning players. They let one know that – in this game about metal space ninjas fighting clones – you can still find something as basic as an automatic rifle and use it to kill said clones. The MK1-Braton presents the option of a more familiar Read More

Weapon 101 – Lacera

Coursing with Electricity, the Blade and Whip Lacera will unleash a whirlwind of energy upon the battlefield. Added in December of 2015 with The Second Dream ( Update 18), Lacera has served us Tenno for a few years. You’re able to obtain it fairly early on as long as you have joined or are building Read More

Weapon 101 – Heat Sword / Dual Heat Swords / Heat Dagger

The Heat Sword, Heat Dagger, and Dual Heat Swords are early game blades imbued with Heat Damage, making them effective against Flesh. These three Melee Weapons are fairly similar, so you have the option to tune to your playstyle or try out some new ones. How to Acquire The different members of the trio here Read More