GEEK ALERT: SyFy Unveils First Trailer For Transmedia Series, ‘Defiance’

We’ve been following the development of Defiance, the “transmedia” television series/MMORPG over the last two years with great anticipation and SyFy has finally confirmed a premiere date of April, 2013 and released the first trailer for the television series and we, of course, have it for you.  If you haven’t heard about the Defiance project, here’s a brief summary:

Set on a future Earth, Defiance introduces players and Syfy viewers to a world ravaged by decades of conflict, where humans and aliens live together in a world the likes of which no one has seen. The game combines the frenetic action of a top-tier console shooter with the persistence, scale, and customization of an MMO, while its TV counterpart exudes the scope, story, and drama of a classic sci-fi epic. The game’s story will take place in the San Francisco bay area, while the TV series will be set just outside of St. Louis, MO. Because they exist in a single universe, the show and the game will influence and evolve each other over time, with actions in both mediums driving the overall story of Defiance.

Since we dropped the ball on this when the video game trailer debuted at E3, we thought it only fair to include it here along with the awesome “making of” video that explains the whole concept of the project.  First, though, as promised, the first trailer for the new TV series.  Please tell us what you think!

More on Defiance:

SCOOP! E3 News: SyFy/Trion Worlds To Reveal Defiance, Crossover MMOG/Television Series (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

News On SyFy’s Groundbreaking Science Fiction Epic MMO/Television Series, Defiance. Cast Announcements, More…

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About The Anti-Nerdist

Originally from Rochester, New York and has lived in Las Vegas, Nevada since 2003. Aside from being a huge fan of movies and television, he's a huge fan of Sci-Fi and in particular, Star Trek.
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2 Responses to GEEK ALERT: SyFy Unveils First Trailer For Transmedia Series, ‘Defiance’

  1. John Brito says:

    The effects look a bit tv-ish, but that´s ok – it still looks like this is going to be a cool series. I hope, that it will then be available as DVD-set, too (don´t have the time to wtch tv 😦

  2. Victor De Leon says:

    I may check this one out. Looks interesting. I kinda miss Terra Nova so this may fill that void.

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