Terminator Dark Fate - Defiance: Release date, trailer, and platforms


Key art for the RTS title Terminato Dark Fate - Defiance featuring three resistance soldiers and Terminator machines
Credit: Slitherine

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Are you looking for information about the upcoming real-time strategy game Terminator: Dark Fate - Defiance? Then you've come to the right place.

Despite being based on a popular Hollywood franchise, little is known about the upcoming release of this Terminator-inspired RTS. Fear not, as we've compiled everything in this article for your convenience.

So, if you want to join the battle against a rogue AI in a dystopian world and make James Cameron proud, then here's everything you need to know about Terminator Dark Fate - Defiance.

Terminator Dark Fate: Defiance - Release date and platforms

Gameplay of Terminator: Dark Fate - Defiance featuring a vast human army
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Credit: Slitherine
This looks like a promising RTS!

Terminator Dark Fate - Defiance is set to release on 7 December for PC via Steam. No information regarding a potential console version has been shared by the publisher Slitherine at the time of writing.

This RTS is being developed by Cats Who Play, a relatively unknown company that has games like Syrian Warfare and Kitty Play under its belt.

Terminator Dark Fate: Defiance - Gameplay

As you know, Dark Fate: Defiance is a real-time strategy that immerses players in the midst of the legendary Future Wars, where humanity is pitted against Legion's synthetic intelligent machine network. Assume command and guide your army to thwart Legion's plot to annihilate humanity, or choose to play as one of three factions in skirmish and multiplayer modes.

A small beta testing period occurred early in 2023 with the developers sharing some results from player feedback this past October, tuning several aspects of the game including the story, introductory missions, performance, and interface.

Terminator Dark Fate: Defiance - Trailer

If you're a fan of the franchise, or the genre in general and want to see if Terminator: Dark Fate - Defiance is right up your alley, then check out the trailer embedded down below.

And that's it. Sadly there's not a ton of information out there about Terminator Dark Fate - Defiance, but this should at least give you an idea about what to expect from the RTS.

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