I may be a little late to the party here but Defiance is sounding like an awesome title with the first true MMO shooter Defiance will tie into a brand new series airing on the Syfy channel, but is it too good to be true? Well you can see for yourself, GAME are hosting an exclusive set of lock-ins starting this weekend!

  • Sunday 17th March Sheffield  — Evolution, The Plaza, 8 Fitzwilliam Street, Sheffield S1 4JL
  • Monday 18th March Manchester  — Walkabout, 13 Quay Street, Manchester, M33 HN
  • Tuesday 19th March Birmingham – Walkabout, Langley Bldg, Regency Wharf, 266a-271 Broad St, Bs 2ds
  • Wednesday 20th March Peterborough – Solstice Bar, Northminster Rd, Town Centre, Peterborough, PE1 1YN
  • Thursday 21st March London – The Assembly House, 292-4 Kentish town Rd, Camden London NW 52TG

As well as getting hands-on with Defiance food and refreshments will also be available and every participant in the lock-in will receive a beta access key for the online beta which is due to go live on March 21st. GAME has exclusively secured the rights to selling the Collector’s and Limited Editions of Defiance.

GAME Collector’s Edition

  • Exclusive Hellbug Statue
  • Exclusive Art of Defiance Art Book
  • Defiance Soundtrack and Bonus DVD
  • VBI Contract
  • Two Defiance post cards
  • In-game Items:  Ark Hunter Infiltrator Outfit, Hydra Heavy Weapon, Exclusive weapon, VBI Sentinel Shield, 7 Day scrip boost, 7 Day XP boost, Lock Box, +5 Inventory, In-game title: Badlands Drifter

GAME Limited Edition

  • Volter Shotgun: Like a punch of lightning, the Volter shotgun can knock the life out the biggest beast in the frontier. With Votan-made shock dampeners and tachmag coils, the Volter delivers the shock and awe needed by all ark hunters.
  • 500 BITS: BITS are in-game currency that usually must be purchased with real money.

Dave Howard, Stores Director at GAME said:

“Defiance is a revolutionary online shooter, one demonstrating ground-breaking scope through its interaction with the upcoming Defiance TV show. We are really excited to be working so closely with our partners to bring this event to our gaming communities and can’t wait to see gamers’ reaction to this title.”

Defiance releases on April 2nd. Jump onto the website for a full look at this exciting title and sign up and start unlocking some in-game bonuses!

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