Watch the 1st 14 minutes of Syfy's groundbreaking new series Defiance

Why wait until April 15 when you can watch the first 14 minutes of Syfy's groundbreaking new series Defiance right now?

Set on a post-alien-invasion Earth, the series follows characters both human and alien trying to survive and protect their freedom. In addition to the TV series, the storyline will also continue in a shared-universe videogame of the same name.

The cast includes Grant Bowler (True Blood), Julie Benz (Dexter), Jaime Murray (Warehouse 13), Tony Curran (Blade II) and many others.

The series premieres April 15 at 9/8C, and the game hits shelves April 2, but you can see how it all begins below.