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I could have sworn we have a thread for this, but the search reveals nothing.

Defiance Release Date, Collector’s Editions Revealed

Two weeks ahead of the TV show’s premiere.
by Andrew Goldfarb
January 30, 2013

Trion Worlds has announced that Defiance will hit Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC globally on April 2nd. The game will launch two weeks ahead of the Defiance TV show on SyFy Network, which premieres on April 15th.

Customers who pre-order will be able to choose between two physical Collector’s Editions for consoles or a Digital Deluxe version for PC.


Collector’s Edition (Consoles) - $99.99
  • Collector's Box
  • Game Client
  • 2 postcards
  • DEFI Stickers
  • Ark Infiltrator Outfit
  • The Art of Defiance Art Book
  • Limited Edition Hellbug Figurine
  • VBI Ark Hunter Contract
  • Bonus DVD
  • Defiance Digital Soundtrack
  • Rare VBI Sentinel Shield
  • 'Hydra' rocket launcher
  • 7-Day XP Boost
  • 7-Day Scrip Boost
  • "+5" Inventory Space
  • In-game title: Badlands Drifter
  • No subscription required
  • Lock Box
Ultimate Edition (Consoles / GameStop Exclusive) - $149.99
  • Exclusive Messenger Bag
  • Collector's Box
  • Game Client
  • 2 postcards
  • DEFI Stickers
  • Ark Infiltrator Outfit
  • The Art of Defiance Art Book
  • Limited Edition Hellbug Figurine
  • VBI Ark Hunter Contract
  • Bonus DVD
  • Defiance Digital Soundtrack
  • Rare VBI Sentinel Shield
  • 'Hydra' rocket launcher
  • 7-Day XP Boost
  • 7-Day Scrip Boost
  • "+5" Inventory Space
  • Exclusive in-game title: Pale Wars Ronin
  • Lock Box
  • DLC Season Pass
  • 1200 Bits
  • No subscription required
Digital Deluxe Edition (PC) - $99.99
  • Game Client
  • Collector's Outfit - Ark Infiltrator
  • 'Hydra' rocket launcher
  • Rare VBI Sentinel Shield
  • "+5" Inventory Space
  • 30-Day XP Boost
  • 30-Day Scrip Boost
  • Lock Box
  • Unique Vehicle Color
  • No subscription required
Players who pre-order any version (including the standard $59.99 edition) will receive a guaranteed beta invite, an Outlander outfit, a bonus weapon, a three-day XP boost and the in-game title “Iron Demon.”


“In terms of ambition and scope, Defiance’s transmedia features make it unlike any other entertainment experience,” said Nathan Richardsson, Trion’s VP of Development and Defiance Executive Producer.

“After five years of development, it brings great pride to the Trion and Syfy teams seeing Defiance come to fruition.”

For more on Defiance, read our impressions (This link works, BTW) from last year.
http://www.ign.com/articles/2013/01/30/defiance-release-date-collectors-editions-revealed?abthid=510965a35ca2d78571000037&zeta_id=15539969&utm_source=Thursday newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=1.31 Dynamic Newsletter_NO FNAME_12069_640615_640638&utm_content=15539969

 

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Wait....in game affects the show or the other way around? Because I just bought this game.
 

BIV

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Wait....in game affects the show or the other way around? Because I just bought this game.
In game is supposed to affect the show. Not sure how much.
 

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Happenings in show are supposed to effect things in game. Don't know how though.
 

BIV

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Anyone actually playing this? I picked up a $10 copy. Apparently it's going F2P soon.

I enjoy the show, as well.
 

Bobobie

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Anyone actually playing this? I picked up a $10 copy. Apparently it's going F2P soon.

I enjoy the show, as well.
I thought it already was F2P? I remember playing a bit of it when it was first released. Demo? I hate MMO's so said, neato Keen and forgot about it.
 

BIV

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I thought it already was F2P? I remember playing a bit of it when it was first released. Demo? I hate MMO's so said, neato Keen and forgot about it.
Yeah, just learned that. Oh well, saved myself a ten gig DL.
 

BIV

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Kinda has the feel of an MMO Borderlands.