MMO shooter Defiance based on the hit SyFy TV show developed by Trion World will be going free to play on June 4th on PC. The date for PS3 is July 15, and Xbox 360’s not announced yet. The free-to-play model will be similar to Rift, with no gated content but many available convenience items and cosmetics for purchase. All new and existing box copy owners will receive boosts, character shots, keys, and currency.
Trick Dempsey, creative lead on Defiance had this to say “The best stuff in the game will still only be available by earning them through encounters and achievement,” “Defiance is the only massively cooperative third-person shooter. It is entirely unique in its genre and experience,” Source Gameinformer