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Old 01-16-2013, 07:51 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Syfy's Defiance

So I first heard about this upcoming series on one of those up-close featurettes in that On Demand menu on my DVR box. I have been hesitant to post about it because discussion were going back and forth on exactly how it would be executed, but it appears they have figured it out.

Here's the explanation:



So it's a show taking place 35 years in the future in post-alien invasion St. Louis while the video game is simultaneously unfolding in post-alien invasion San Francisco. Both properties take place at once and share the universe.

Here are a few early trailers:







http://www.cinemablend.com/televisio...net-51431.html

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Set in the near future, Defiance introduces an exotically transformed planet Earth, its landscapes permanently altered following the sudden - and tumultuous - arrival of seven unique alien races. In this somewhat unknown and unpredictable landscape, the richly diverse, newly-formed civilization of humans and aliens must learn to co-exist peacefully. Each week, viewers will follow an immersive character drama set in the boom-town of Defiance, which sits atop the ruins of St. Louis, MO, while in the game, players will adventure in the new frontier of the San Francisco Bay area. The dramatic tapestry of the series and the intense action of the game will exist in a single universe where their respective narratives will inform one another and evolve together into one overall story.
I have to say this sounds awesome if they can pull it off. I will be in early on this one.
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We already knew that Syfy’s high-concept series Defiance would debut on April 15, and now we finally know when the accompanying MMORPG video game will launch. Plus, the developers have also unveiled a live action trailer showing off some wild action.

The video game will launch on April 2, giving us a good two weeks to get acquainted with the alien-invaded world of Defiance before we visit in the Syfy series.
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Pre-order Defiance and get your alien apocalypse on



With Syfy's Defiance set to premiere in a matter of weeks (April 15 at 9/8c, to be exact), a lot of folks are waiting to see how the first universe to exist simultaneously as a TV show and an online game is going to work. Those with a particularly itchy trigger finger now have the opportunity to get in on the action, as pre-orders are being accepted for the massively multiplayer shooter from Trion. But it's not just about the peace of mind that comes with knowing you'll be one of the first to explore the post-apocalyptic frontier - there are goodies, too.

Those who take the early plunge will get access to a bunch of bonus perks, including special character clothing and weaponry, XP boosts and an in-game vehicle: The Dodge Challenger. And if you're going to take your digital life in your hands, be sure to use the arkfall hunter code "WBIEos" to earn even more special rewards when you play. Hey, in an apocalypse, you need all the help you can get. Socrates said that.

To place your pre-order, click here ... and good hunting.
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Defiance: Watch the Premiere's First 14 Minutes
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Know your shtako: Catch up on Defiance with Syfy's mini-marathon

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A.X.E., Dodge and BlackBerry are bringing you a marathon of the first six episodes of the show, which will air in order on May 25 starting at 4/3c. And if you're looking for a little extra info, you can use Syfy Sync (accessible through the Syfy app for iPads and Android tablets) to get exclusive video, photos, behind-the-scenes insight from the cast and crew and more fun stuff while you watch.

Defiance takes a break on May 27 for Memorial Day, but then returns on June 3 with new episodes and new content on Sync, brought to you by BlackBerry.
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