History Series / Defiance

27th Nov '17 10:32:10 PM MadAnthony94
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* HufflepuffHouse: Among the Votan races, the Sensoth. Irathient, Castigan, and Indogene feature prominently and each get represented by a main character, we meet several (mostly comedic) background Liberata, and the Gulanee and Volge have the excuse of being big enough threats that they must be used sparingly. But there's only one Sensoth of note and he's a rather minor character.
27th Nov '17 3:27:48 PM MadAnthony94
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* FreeLoveFuture: Countless characters are in same sex relationships, polyamorous relationships, or otherwise have lots of sex, and nobody bats an eye. Castithans don't even mind adulterous relationships, as long as it's men having them.
26th Nov '17 1:14:41 PM nombretomado
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* GunSafety: Nolan is pretty good with this compared to many other shows. In "I Just Wasn't Made for These Times", when he gets his gun back from Rafe (who's had it overnight), he promptly checks the chamber and unloads the magazine. Justified since he's a former soldier, plus the gun is special to him. He and the lawkeeper in the video game (both members of the Defiant Few) have the same gun.
28th Sep '17 7:13:53 PM zarpaulus
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* RaisedByHumans: Irisa by Nolan, after he killed her abusive cultist birth parents. Season 2 introduces Mordecai Haipern, another Irathient who was adopted by a human family and became an attorney specializing in Irathient interests.



** A Jewish Irathient lawyer appears in the second season.

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** A Jewish Irathient lawyer appears in the second season.season, though in his case he was adopted by a human Jewish family.
28th Sep '17 6:29:33 PM Occidensill
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* ParentalIncest: Either the [[spoiler: Omec]] typically have sex with their children or [[spoiler:T'evgin just has a really damn weird relationship with his daughter.]]

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* ParentalIncest: Either the [[spoiler: Omec]] Omec typically have sex with their children or [[spoiler:T'evgin just T'evgin has a really damn weird an unusual relationship with his daughter.]]



** The Liberata used to control the banking system for the Votans, and were quite ruthless about it. However, when the banking system ceased to exist, most of them became domestic workers instead.
** There's even a Jewish Irathient lawyer in the second season.

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** The Liberata used to control the banking system for the Votans, and were quite ruthless about it. However, when the banking system ceased to exist, most many of them became domestic workers instead.
** There's even a A Jewish Irathient lawyer appears in the second season.



** Many of the same people that worked on the re-imagined ''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|2003}}'' are involved in writing and producing ''Defiance'' and have commented on the scripts being just as tight. Music/BearMcCreary is even doing the music. The frontier aspect has also engendered comparisons to ''Series/{{Firefly}}'' and ''Series/{{Farscape}}''. The show was developed by Rockne O'Bannon, who also created ''Farscape''.

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** Many of the same people that worked on the re-imagined ''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|2003}}'' are were involved in writing and producing ''Defiance'' and have commented on the scripts being just as tight. Music/BearMcCreary is even doing did the music. The frontier aspect has also engendered comparisons to ''Series/{{Firefly}}'' and ''Series/{{Farscape}}''. The show was developed by Rockne O'Bannon, who also created ''Farscape''.
24th Sep '17 9:28:34 AM nombretomado
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** Many of the same people that worked on the re-imagined ''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|2003}}'' are involved in writing and producing ''Defiance'' and have commented on the scripts being just as tight. BearMcCreary is even doing the music. The frontier aspect has also engendered comparisons to ''Series/{{Firefly}}'' and ''Series/{{Farscape}}''. The show was developed by Rockne O'Bannon, who also created ''Farscape''.

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** Many of the same people that worked on the re-imagined ''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|2003}}'' are involved in writing and producing ''Defiance'' and have commented on the scripts being just as tight. BearMcCreary Music/BearMcCreary is even doing the music. The frontier aspect has also engendered comparisons to ''Series/{{Firefly}}'' and ''Series/{{Farscape}}''. The show was developed by Rockne O'Bannon, who also created ''Farscape''.
21st Jun '17 8:25:27 PM Oberoniss
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* ParentalIncest: Apparently the Omec typically have sex with their children.

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* ParentalIncest: Apparently Either the Omec [[spoiler: Omec]] typically have sex with their children.children or [[spoiler:T'evgin just has a really damn weird relationship with his daughter.]]
18th Jun '17 9:48:00 PM BelziBhaal
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* GunSafety: Nolan is pretty good with this compared to many other shows. In "I Just Wasn't Made for These Times", when he gets his gun back from Rafe (who's had it overnight), he promptly checks the chamber and unloads the clip. Justified since he's a former soldier, plus the gun is special to him. He and the lawkeeper in the video game (both members of the Defiant Few) have the same gun.

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* GunSafety: Nolan is pretty good with this compared to many other shows. In "I Just Wasn't Made for These Times", when he gets his gun back from Rafe (who's had it overnight), he promptly checks the chamber and unloads the clip.magazine. Justified since he's a former soldier, plus the gun is special to him. He and the lawkeeper in the video game (both members of the Defiant Few) have the same gun.
17th Mar '17 2:50:51 PM rmctagg09
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* RegionalRedecoration: During the Pale Wars between humans and Votans, the alien ships were mysteriously destroyed, causing their terraforming technology to rain down on Earth and begin affecting the planet. [[https://pbs.twimg.com/media/BWy4gSRCUAA5cNr.jpg Geography, geology, and even the biosphere were radically changed]]; the planet is covered by dust and debris, the atmosphere is saturated by electromagnetic radiation and dangerous hybrids of earth and alien life run rampant. Perhaps no better example is [[http://www.blastr.com/sites/blastr/files/styles/width_1280/public/5-6%20monumentsgatewayarch.jpg?itok=5pHiRZO8 the establishing shot of the St. Louis Gateway arch.]]
15th Jan '17 6:55:03 PM WillKeaton
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The show has a rather novel approach in that it was developed alongside a MassivelyMultiplayer Online Game, also called ''VideoGame/{{Defiance}}''. While the game is set in the San Francisco Bay area (at least currently) in California and the show is set in the remains of St. Louis, Missouri[[note]]about 2000 miles apart[[/note]], they can and do affect each other occasionally.

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The show has a rather novel approach in that it was developed alongside a MassivelyMultiplayer Online Game, also called ''VideoGame/{{Defiance}}''. While the game is set in the San Francisco Bay area (at least currently) in California and the show is set in the remains of St. Louis, Missouri[[note]]about Missouri,[[note]]about 2000 miles apart[[/note]], apart[[/note]] they can and do affect each other occasionally.
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