Michael Nankin has directed a number of the episodes in the upcoming SyFy transmedia TV show and game, Defiance.
Nick Bliaeff has headed development for Trion Worlds' massively multiplayer online game.
Transmedia entertainment property Defiance is one of the biggest bets on cross-media promotion of games and TV.
SyFy leader didn't want a bunch of gamers with guns running through his TV show's town and shooting it up.
Trion Worlds’ Defiance is one of the most ambitious transmedia projects, a story that stretches across multiple media, ever made. Debuting in April 2013, the online game world is being jointly developed in tandem with a science fiction TV show …