Creating an Alt Helm


Whether you’re making a standalone alt helmet or a helmet for a Warframe skin, custom helmet meshes allow you to completely transform the look of a Warframe! The single most important thing to keep in mind when creating an alt helm is the connection between the neck and the helm: this must feel seamless to the players and we will have reject items which do not achieve this.

Modeling for games is well beyond the scope of these guides. It certainly isn't rocket science, but it is the type of skill where you need more than a few hours to get the results you want. Luckily we live in a time with fabulous education resources available, and we recommend you do your research on how to get the most out of your tools.

Here’s one of our favourite resources to recommend to creators:

Some tips:

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Prior to submission, please refer to the handy checklist below to make sure your Warframe Alt Helmet meets all the TennoGen criteria: