At The Game Awards 2019 in Los Angeles, Digital Extremes revealed that Empyrean, Warframe’s new four-player co-op battleship experience, is live and free on PC.
Roaring across the stunning new space environments of Earth, Saturn, and Veil Proxima, Empyrean sends Warframe players into a space combat odyssey unlike anything before. In the future-tech Railjack battleship, crash into hostile Grineer forces in fast-paced, cooperative, realtime spaceship battles.
Along with Empyrean’s arrival on PC, Digital Extremes also announced that Warframe Rising Tide is available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
On the precipice of The New War, veteran and new players alike will find themselves playing closely together. Whether it’s blasting hordes of opponent Fighters and Crewships, or shooting from the Archwing Cannon into enemy vessels to commandeer or destroy them, players will wield new upgradeable offensive firepower.
But to succeed, Railjack squads will need both offense and defense. The working Railjack vessel takes damage, requires resources to keep ammo flowing, and will need players’ coordinated attention, from dousing fires and welding hull holes to combating enemy boarding parties.
Empyrean also brings with it new game systems that expand Warframe’s space battle fantasy. From choosing simple Railjack aesthetics like ship names, colors and skins, to constructing weapons, armor and powers, Empyrean’s new upgrade systems are deep and powerful
If you still haven’t, download the update and immediately begin researching and building Dry Docks and Railjacks in preparation for the oncoming confrontation.