If you love action-packed soapy sci-fi sagas and all-around bad-assery, then welcome to “Defiance.” [xfinity-record-button id=”7296020182887366112″ program_type=”series”] “Defiance” is a new frontier both on-screen and off — it’s a television show weaved together with an online video game that converge for a unique cross-platform experience. The series, premiering tonight with a two-hour episode at 9/8c […]
Science-fiction drama “Defiance” wants to go where no television series has gone before, weaving a show with an online video game to achieve the elusive goal of parlaying success on one entertainment platform to another.
Syfy is placing a big bet with the April 15th premiere of the new multi-platform show “Defiance.” The multi-player online game bows on April 2nd, followed by the TV series. This unique fusion of a gaming aspect tied in with a sci-fi television series has genre fans eager to explore this new world. The series […]
When Grant Bowler is asked about being cast on Syfy’s upcoming drama “Defiance,” the Australian actor most recently known to TV viewers for playing Richard Burton in Lifetime’s drama “Liz & Dick,” flashes a leading man grin followed by a cheeky admission: he’s an avid gamer – a 7-year card-carrying member of EVE Online, in […]
TV is about to head into a new frontier … a virtually unique experience that will feature an online game and a television series called … “Defiance.” [xfinity-record-button id=”7296020182887366112″ program_type=”series”] “Defiance” is “the biggest and most ambitious undertaking in Syfy’s 20 year history,” according to the cable network, “a groundbreaking transmedia event that unites high […]
Syfy is about to go where no network has gone before with the April premiere of “Defiance,” which will launch as a multi-player online game on April 2, followed by the TV series on April 15. It is the coming together of two platforms where the virtual world will factor into the show and vice […]
I spoke to the man who can add “Host of Armageddon” to his lengthy list of accomplishments in the days leading up to the premiere. I had a chance to ask him about coming face-to-fender with the mechanical monsters and giving some advice to “Star Wars” creator George Lucas…
BBC America has cancelled its original series “Being Human” after five seasons, the network announced Thursday. The successful supernatural series, which follows the double lives of a trio of twentysomething roommates who happen to be a vampire, a werewolf, and a ghost, also airs in the U.S. on BBC America and spawned an American adaptation […]
SyFy announced a new scripted video game tie-in and six new reality shows, plus a development slate of 28 new projects at its annual “upfront” presentation Tuesday night.
Ghosts are haunting a little more casually today: Grant Wilson, co-lead investigator of SyFy’s “Ghost Hunters,” is leaving the show. His last episode will air Wednesday, May 16.