Namco Bandai Games America Inc. and Trion Worlds this week announced a distribution agreement to release Defiance to Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3, Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 and the PC to U.S. and Latin America retail.
Defiance is an massive online open-world third-person shooter that acts as a counterpart to the Syfy Channel TV show Defiance.
The final game includes mission-based solo or co-op play against a persistent online world with custom characters and player progression.
The title is said to have a direct connection to the television series, with player game events directly impacting events in the TV episodic storyline.
Defiance will be sold Apr. 2.