TRION




August 9, 2013

TRION shuts down San Diego studio

Earlier today TRION appointed Scott Hartsman as the new CEO and this evening TRION has confirmed they are shutting down their San Diego studio which includes teams working on Defiance and End of Nations. Development…


August 8, 2013

Scott Hartsman returns to TRION as CEO

Earlier this year Scott Hartsman left TRION much the surprise of the MMO community. Harstman had done a superb job bringing TRION’s MMO RIFT to the masses with one of the smoothest MMO launches ever….



May 18, 2013

Layoffs hit TRION and the Defiance team

It’s time for another round of layoffs at developer TRION who issued a statement this evening following rumours that surfaced on IGN. With Defiance now out the door and RIFT about to go free to…


December 11, 2012

RIFT layoffs at TRION

Having just released the first full expansion for RIFT, developers working on the MMO have been let go by TRION. According to Gamasutra, around 40 members of the development team have laid off. A statement…



December 5, 2012

Layoffs at End of Nations developer Petroglyph

Last month Petroglyph and TRION announced they were to discontinue beta testing their online RTS End of Nations  to add “polish and improvement” to the game. Pre-order customers were also offered refunds. There may be more…


August 10, 2012

Defiance devs explains the MMOFPS’ features in video

With the TV show now in production, TRION are still beavering away on the game version which is coming to PC and consoles. In this latest developer diary video, the team explain the third-person MMOFPS’…



June 8, 2012

Defiance E3 media shows more MMO sci-fi destruction

Due for release next year,  TRION’s MMO TV tie-in looks to be shaping up rather nicely. The E3 media once again shows a giant crab-like thing under attack and some vehicle action. Will this game…


June 1, 2012

RIFT expands with Storm Legion

TRION have been brilliant at releasing new content for RIFT and this autumn they plan to roll out the game’s first expansion. The new expansion will raise the level cap to 60 and the game…