Catch The Premier of Defiance’s TV Series on April 15

Originally announced back in 2010, television network SyFy has today revealed that the original TV series related with Trion’s MMO Defiance will premiere on April 15 at 9pm EST with a two hour episode.

While the television series will borrow Defiance’s world, the storyline itself will slightly differ from the game. The series is set 35 years in the future and will follow an alien infested St. Louis.

Defiance, an online open-world shooter is currently scheduled to launch in April as well and looks to be alongside the premiere of its TV series. The MMO will be released for the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC.

The development team behind the MMO includes personal that have previously worked on other major MMO titles like World of Warcraft, EverQuest and Aion.