WARFRAME revolves around a war between a race of ancient warriors and a militarized race of human/robot hybrids known as the Grineer. As one of the ancient warriors, you're pulled out of stasis to fight off the Grineer and are quickly reacquainted with your high-tech battle suit (called a "Warframe"). The suit lets you give and take damage as well as run and jump to superhuman heights. It also gives you unique combat skills that can be modified and upgraded. Gameplay involves two things: completing story missions to advance the main narrative and going on repeatable missions to gather resources to unlock further areas for exploration. This can be done either alone or cooperatively with up to three other players. Mission objectives vary in difficulty, and rewards are proportionate. As of November 2017, an expansion called Plains of Eidolon introduced an MMO-like (massively Multiplayer Online) element to the game that lets players explore, take on bounties, craft weapons, mine, and fish.
Players looking for hours of engaging and intense science-fiction multiplayer combat are in for a treat. Warframe is a fast-moving shooter that takes you zooming through space exploring spaceships, planets, and moons. Missions can be taken on alone or with others; either way, you earn resources and experience points (XP). The idea is to gather enough currency and resources to upgrade your armor and weaponry, which means lots of exploration and replaying missions. Thankfully, mission environments are randomly generated, which cuts down the tedium.