Defiance News (PS3)

Defiance and Rift developer Trion Worlds hit with major layoffs

Posted: 18.05.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Back in December, MMO developer Trion Worlds was hit with a round of layoffs. The studio chalked it down to "a response to market conditions."

April 2013 US sales sees Xbox 360, Injustice: Gods Among Us lead

Posted: 17.05.2013 by JonahFalcon

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The NPD group has released figures for the US sales from the 4th April through to the 7th May. The Xbox 360 led console sales, with 130K units sold. Sony and Nintendo declined to reveal their unit sales, though reportedly, the Wii U sold 55K units, 20K less than the Wii.

Defiance to get 5 major DLC packs in the next year

Posted: 11.05.2013 by JonahFalcon

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The SyFy television show Defiance about a post-apocalyptic alien invasion has been picked up for a second season, and Trion Worlds has announced that the cross-media MMO of the same name will be getting five major expansions during the next year.

Defiance DLC pack coming soon, with free and premium versions

Posted: 10.05.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Trion Worlds will be releasing a major DLC pack for their action-MMO Defiance. A major patch, version 1.020 will tie the game into the SyFy show and add a "Siege" game type; however, the developers are mum on what else the patch will add.

Defiance hits 1M accounts in first month

Posted: 03.05.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Trion Worlds has announced that since its launch a month ago, more than one million accounts have been created for the action-MMO Defiance. The developer states that fans “have truly immersed themselves into the futuristic world of Defiance, with gamers eclipsing major milestones in game, while TV viewers are tuning in at record cable numbers for the first two episodes.”