Warframe 101 – Weapons

Over time, we plan to have a basic guide for all weapons, divided by weapon type. Take a look at the subcategories below to see if we’ve covered what you’re looking for – if not, leave a request at the bottom of the page and we’ll add it to the list as a priority!

Latest Weapon 101 Articles

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Weapon 101 – Sonicor

The Sonicor is a damned cool Corpus sidearm (for want of a better term) that fires soundwaves that punch your enemies in the face like a sledgehammer. Personally, I used this one for a long time when I was still a newbie, and some of the elemental combinations can have amusing and highly enjoyable outcomes. Read More

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Weapon 101 – Cronus

The Cronus is a ceramic Sword of Tenno origin, that is strangely one of the weapons employed by Captain Vor. It’s not an amazing weapon, but for brand new players, it’s a good alternative to the Skana and Heat Sword, but it is quickly eclipsed by other weapons as you traverse about the Star Chart. Read More

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Weapon 101 – Lesion

Forged from Tenno and Infested tech, Lesion is a nightmarish polearm that delivers on the promise its form implies. It stands out as one of the strongest polearms in the game and also one of the most popular. Highly effective against your foes’ Health pool, Lesion will Slash through with ease and buff itself as Read More

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Weapon 101 – Afuris / Dex Furis

The Afuris is the dual version of the Tenno automatic sidearm, the Furis. The Dex Furis is the Dex version of same, with some little improvements – improvements that really make the Dex Furis worth grabbing during the Anniversary event (in March every year). How to Acquire The Afuris has a Mastery Rank requirement of Read More

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Weapon 101 – Dex Dakra / Dakra Prime

The Dakra Prime is (was?) one of very few Prime weapons that doesn’t have a standard variant; however, ther are references to it within the code as being the Cronus Prime, which is interesting. Still, there is now a more standard variant since the Dex Dakra was released as part of Warframe’s annual Anniversary celebration. Read More

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Weapon 101 – Baza

The Baza is a sub-machine gun of Tenno make that boasts a high fire rate and uniquely silent firing, making it ideal for stealth frames who want a rapid fire weapon that can be used without alerting enemies to their impending doom. The Baza snuck onto the scene with Update 22.4 in 2017, and was Read More

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