Warframe’s completely wild-looking new enlargement, The Duviri Paradox, will lastly launch in April. Totally revealed in developer Digital Extremes’ March Devstream, the enlargement will embody three main play modes: a solo marketing campaign, an countless game mode, and Warframe’s fourth open-world atmosphere. It will even have a time-rewinding loss of life mechanic that introduces a little bit of what the builders name “flirting with rogue-like mechanics.”
A part of that’s certainly as a result of the enlargement takes place throughout the mind-like psychic realm of Duviri, which is form of a science fantasy… opera… western… factor. All the pieces is in black and white, and there are techno-organic skeleton horses to trip. It is also in all probability solely melded with the thoughts of enlargement antagonist Dominus Thrax, who—and this will get actual bizarre actual quick—is an absolute drama queen which has by some means bonded itself with this fringe of alternate dimension the Void.
“Put together to expertise an emotionally-charged and wondrous world where visible and gameplay experiences shift and transpose because the temper of the Little one King ruler Dominus Thrax adjustments day-to-day, weaving via parts of Concern, Anger, Happiness, Envy, and Disappointment. Every temper in The Duviri Paradox is visually represented in environments and fight, where enemies and the residents of Duviri behave in another way and colours shift to create a brand new expertise with every step into this world touched by the Void,” stated Digital Extremes in a press launch.
It is by far Warframe’s most aesthetically daring enlargement, one where shade and form are being performed with and Warframe is prepared to essentially mess with its science-fantasy core by introducing splashes of different genres, eradicating shade itself as a characteristic, then slowly reintroducing it as you play extra of the enlargement.
The three game modes coming in The Duviri Paradox are “The Circuit,” which is an countless game mode with Warframes solely. The open-world space often called “The Duviri Expertise,” and the narrative marketing campaign “The Lone Story” as a solo expertise. All of those new modes will embody the enlargement’s signature Decree system, a bunch of particular perks to get on your character.
There’s additionally “The Undercroft” coming, which feels like a fourth game mode to me however I will let Digital Extremes clarify in any other case: “The Undercroft comprises a full Warframe expertise free from the eyes of Dominus Thrax, that includes customized Warframe arenas where Decrees additionally matter and a mixture of recognized enemies and completely different threats of Warframe exist. Finishing this Warframe phase of The Durivi Paradox rewards gamers and sends them again to Duviri whereas restoring shade to the shifting world,” they stated.
Extra data and a exact launch date for The Duviri Paradox will come quickly.
Digital Extremes additionally introduced the return of their stay occasion, Tennocon, to in-person celebration on Sautrday, August 26 of this yr in London, Ontario. The occasion hasn’t been in-person since 2019, having been digital-only for 2020-2022. Extra particulars will get revealed in Warframe’s 10-12 months Anniversary Stream on March 22.