When it comes to quality, Panic Button Games, really know what they’re doing when it comes to porting games for the Nintendo Switch. From DOOM, to Rocket League and the recent release of Wolfenstein II: the New Colossus, Panic Button Games are truly knocking it out of the park and their newest game, is no exception.
Having previously teased they are working on another port for the Nintendo Switch, the news has been dropped that the game is none other than Digital Extremes’ Warframe. You know, the game where “Ninjas Play Free,” which was first brought to Windows and PlayStation 4 in 2013, as a free-to-play cooperative third person shooter.
It may not have been overly fantastic in the early days, but it has come a long way since the initial release and with Panic Button Games helping out on this one, it will be sure to give Fortnite and Paladins, a run for their money.
It is not quite known as to when the title will release as a release date was not shared, but there is a European eShop listing for the title already and docked, table-top and handheld are all supported play styles and there is support for the Pro Controller. There is also support for the following languages: Japanese, English, French, German, Portuguese, Russian, Korean and Chinese.
Below we have both the official Switch trailer for Warframe and the announcement from Digital Extremes:
LONDON CONVENTION CENTRE, LONDON, ON – July 7, 2018 – At TennoCon, its third annual Warframe convention, Canadian developer and publisher Digital Extremes unveiled today Warframe, its hit cooperative online action game, is in development for Nintendo Switch.
Digital Extremes has partnered with developer Panic Button (DOOM, Wolfenstein: The New Colossus, Rocket League) to bring the title to Nintendo Switch. With more than 38 million registered players worldwide, the cooperative, free-to-play hit Warframe is a third-person online action game set in an evolving sci-fi world soon to be available on Nintendo Switch. Warframe gives players the chance to master the Warframe armor as the enigmatic Tenno, a race of ancient warriors wielding blade and gun, who are awakened from centuries of cryo-sleep by the mysterious guide, Lotus, to restore order throughout the Solar System. Warframe features more than 35 unique Warframes, hundreds of weapons and thousands of customization options, the ability to upgrade weapons armor and items using a flexible mod system, and the ability to join clans, nurture pets, and explore massive new open worlds.
Source: Digital Extremes PR
This post was written by Solid Jack