Defiance Pre-Order Bonus Announced

Defiance is a new online shooter from Trion Worlds that’s meant to work in conjunction with a new television series on SyFy. Today, bonuses for pre-ordering the April-slated game have been unveiled. 

The basic story is following the aftermath of an alien invasion and catastrophic war, players take on the role of an ark hunter in a post apocalyptic world with both on-foot and vehicular combat featuring heavily and a big emphasis on co-operative play.

So, besides getting early access to the beta, why else should you pre-order this game? Take a look and tell us! Here's the different packages:

Putting down $5 for a pre-order for the regular, $59.99 edition of the game gets you this:

  • Outlander outfit helps you blend in with the locals
  • Iron Demon title lets potential enemies know you are not to be messed with
  • Retailer Exclusive pre-order weapon that gives you a leg up out of the gate
  • 3-Day XP boost helps establish you on the battlefield
  • Beta Invitation – get in the game early!

Defiance Digital Deluxe Edition ($99)

  • Rare VBI Sentinel Shield helps you never let your guard down
  • In-game title: Badlands Drifter
  • Ark Infiltrator outfit – look good while crackin’ skulls
  • Hydra heavy weapon helps you bring the boom early
  • +5 Increased inventory space – don’t leave home without it
  • 30-Day scrip boost – more everything!
  • 30-Day XP boost – level up faster!
  • Lock Box – sweet random rewards!

Defiance Collector’s Edition ($99)

  • Unique Defiance Collectors Box
  • CD soundtrack – from legendary composer Bear McCreary
  • Exclusive Art of Defiance book – unique stills and never-before-seen renders
  • Exclusive Hellbug statue
  • An official Von Bach Industries contract
  • Defiance Post Cards and stickers
  • Bonus “Making of Defiance” DVD
  • Rare VBI Sentinel Shield helps you never let your guard down
  • In-game title: Badlands Drifter
  • Ark Infiltrator outfit
  • Hydra heavy weapon helps you bring the boom early
  • +5 Increased inventory space it
  • Lock Box
  • 7-Day scrip boost
  • 7-Day XP boost

Then there’s the $149 “Ultimate Edition,” which is a GameStop exclusive and has the same stuff as the “Collector’s Edition” above, plus more:

  • Exclusive Defiance Messenger Bag
  • Exclusive in-game title: Pale Wars Ronin
  • One Year Season Pass (Premium DLC) for Xbox 360, Windows PC, and PlayStation 3 1200 Bits

Defiance is scheduled for an April 2013 release for XBox, PS3, and PC, but players will be able to get into the beta by pre-ordering.