Warframe is getting a little chilly as the latest game content update goes live.
Update 14.5 brings the a new event called the Cryotic Front , a new Excavation Game Mode that has the Tenno leaping around searching for a new resource called Cryotic. With this new addition comes a new icy planet based tileset as part of the Excavation mode.
The update has now gone live and Digital Extremes has offered a few tips for players venturing into the Cryotic Front for the first time.
Other new additions in 14.5 include…
NEW GAME MODE
Introducing Excavation, a new game mode that replaces the Survival mission types for planet surfaces. Defend a Scanning Device and collect power cells to keep it powered up as it discovers the site of an ancient artifact. Once the dig site is discovered, go to it and defend the Extractor as it uncovers the artifact for the Tenno cause.
KRONEN – The Kronen bladed tonfas resurrect a lethal fighting style once thought lost to the ages.
GLAXION – This deadly freeze ray shoots a photon beam that halts molecular vibrations, causing instant and painful freezing.
NUKOR – The Nukor microwave gun creates and focuses a high-frequency field of microwaves, cooking the target from within.
Experience the new Ice Planet!
GENE-DESIGNER KITS – Two new Gene-Designer Kits provide all of the genetic information to reconfigure a Kubrow’s DNA structure and match the fur coloration of its Kubrow ancestors.
HECATE SYANDANA – Used for festive ceremonies, this Syandana was often worn during social gatherings.
EXIMUS COLOR SET — A set of colors derived from the uniforms of Eximus adversaries. Unlocks additional color options for Warframe customization.
LOTUS COLOR SET – A set of colors inspired by the Lotus. Unlocks additional color options for Warframe customization.