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Thread: Warframe coming to Nintendo Switch

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    Straight outta Midgar The Cloud Strife's Avatar
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    Warframe coming to Nintendo Switch



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    This is pretty cool. I tried this game out, and I liked it but I didn’t put much time into it. The Switch has me playing games I usually wouldn’t play on regular consoles, though, so I’ll give it a go. My buddy was a kickstarter founder or whatever and his name is actually in the credits. I’ve also been tirelessly trying to convince him to buy a Swtch, so maybe this will be what does it. It’s not quite as big of a game as I was hoping Panic Button was working on, but I am sure this won’t be their last project.



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    I’m all for fun free to play games. No brainer download for me.

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    Exciting! I regularly play Warframe.

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    Awesome. Warframe is one of the best F2P games out there. It's top notch. Hopefully they keep the F2P model. I'll never forget when Angry Birds came to the Wii U, and instead of being free, like on Android, it was $50.
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    Fortnite is still F2P on Switch IIRC, so no reason they can't do the same here.
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    Don't know what it is, but I might try it out.
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    It's becoming more of a trend now on the Switch, so I think it will be F2P.
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    Yeah, but the other console versions of Angry Birds cost money as well, right? I mean, don’t get me wrong, $50 is ridiculous for that crap. Still, I don’t think we will see that happen with this game on the Switch. I believe it’ll stay free just like Fortnite. I think it does have micro-transactions, though.
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    Yeah, it does have microtransactions. But my oldest son has played it a lot, and says you can get the full experience without ever needing to spend money. You might need to do a little more grinding, or not worry about extra stuff. From what he says, it has a great single player experience as well as multiplayer. I've been meaning to download it on my PC, but I've never gotten around to it.
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    What a surprise that it has microtransactions. The new era never ends.

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    It's a free game and it's possible to play it without ever spending money. It just takes a little grinding. In addition I've heard only good things about Warframe. If it were a paid game is I'd say you have a point but in this case is I'd say the business model is fair
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    I agree. I don't have any problem at all with a free game having optional microtransactions. The devs did a stellar job working on this game, and they have to make a living somehow. I agree that if it were a paid game, it would be a different story. But I don't have any problem with free games doing it.
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    Pretty cool it's coming. It looks extremely low res, though. When I get it, I'll get it on PC.
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    Soooo... basically.. just like all the other Panic Button ports then?
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    Fine with me. I'm used to playing on the 3DS.
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    Good point.
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    I also want to play these games on Switch and not on PC.
    The more games coming to Switch, the more I need to play on that to support the system.
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