The Kronen resurrects a lethal fighting style once thought lost to the ages.

The Kronen are a pair of bladed Tonfas that were added in Update 14.5, and second of the fan-made weapon designs from DE's Community Melee Weapon Contest to be implemented, the first being the TennoSwordShield Silva & Aegis.

This weapon can be sold for Credits645,000, it is also a requisite ingredient for Boltonfa Boltace.

Manufacturing Requirements
Time: 12 hrs
Rush: Platinum64 35
MarketIcon Market Price: Platinum64 200 Blueprint2 Blueprints Price:Credits6465,000


This weapon deals primarily Slash b Slash damage.




  • Kronen, compared to Kronen Prime:
    • Higher base damage (59.0 vs. 50.0)
      • Higher Impact b Impact damage (5.9 vs. 5.0)
      • Higher Puncture b Puncture damage (5.9 vs. 5.0)
      • Higher Slash b Slash damage (47.2 vs. 40.0)
    • Lower attack speed (1.08 vs. 1.17)
    • Different polarities (None vs. Madurai PolNaramon Pol)
    • Lower Mastery Rank required (3 vs. 8)

Weapon LoadoutsEdit


  • The last attack of the Kronen's basic combo can hit enemies behind the player.
  • The Kronen counts towards the "Dagger Proficiency" achievements.


  • This was the first Tonfa-type weapon in Warframe.
  • At Credits6465,000 credits, the Kronen has the most expensive weapon blueprint in Warframe.
  • The Kronen is one of the winning weapons from the fan-created melee weapon contest (preceding the TennoSwordShield Silva & Aegis). Its design was submitted by the player Datareaper.
  • Kronen is German for "crowns" or "coins".
  • When the Kronen was first released, it was unable to do wall attacks due to a bug. This was fixed in Update 14.8.
  • Perhaps the name is a reference to the Hellboy film character, Colonel Kroenen, who prefers using bladed tonfas.


  • Kronen in Codex.
  • Datareaper's original Blade Tonfa sketch that would become the Kronen.
  • Kronen Holstered.
  • Kronen Slide Animation.


Kronen Skins

Patch HistoryEdit

Update 22.20
  • PBR treatment.

Update 17.2

  • Conclave
    • Kronen and Boltace damage has been decreased in PvP.

Update 14.8

  • Fixed issue with the Kronen and Silva & Aegis both not having a proper wall attack.

Update 14.5

  • Introduced.
Last updated:Hotfix

See alsoEdit

  • Boltonfa Boltace, the weapon that is crafted from the Kronen.
  • KronenPrime Kronen Prime, the Prime variant of the Kronen.
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