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:

  • Eclipse Narta
    • Note: The Eclipse Narta is unable to be used as of Update 15.5.7


  • Emotes cannot be currently be canceled, and can only be overwritten by other emotes. This leaves the player vulnerable to attack if done in-game.


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