Emotes allow a Warframe to perform visible actions using their body for purposes of communication. They can be accessed and activated through the ingame Gear menu (default Q ). Emotes are purely visual, and have no other effect in gameplay.

List of known Gestures

The following are the known list of actions that a Warframe can perform using the Emotes feature:

Apart from these emotes, Warframes can also perform Nartas, which are longer and more complex movement routines that are essentially Katas. Warframes can perform two different Nartas as of current:


  • Emotes can only be cancelled by either pausing and resuming the game, or using another emote.


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