Brink PC patch fixes sound bug

PC owners have gotten a new Brink patch, to fix some of annoyances like the sound bug which leaves multiplayer games silent. Splash Damage detailed the changes in a blog post, which mostly seems focused around bug fixes and interface tweaks.


The patch is available on Steam, so signing in will download it automatically. Splash Damage has also released an update to the Standalone Dedicated Server, so you can grab that from your Steam Tools tab as well.

Early patches have already been released for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions, but more updates are on the way.

Check out the full list of PC patch notes below:


    • Fixed sound dropping out when playing networked games

    • Improved graphical performance, especially when using Ambient Occlusion

    • Fixed voice packs being reset to default when you delete another character

    • Removed ability to use certain cheat protected commands in challenges

    • Fixed memory leak/crash when alt-tabbed out

    User Interface:

    • Full servers are no longer filtered out of the browser

    • Added support for entering a range of numbers (i.e. 10-12) in server filters

    • Reduced font size in the server browser

    • Exiting Head customization returns to the correct menu

    • Fixed being unable to bind KP_Enter in the UI

    • Increased font size of in-game text chat

    • 'Enter' now closes text chat prompt if empty

    • Fixed challenge in menu flashing even after completion

    Dedicated Servers:

    • Improved dedicated server CPU performance

    • Fixed NPC not spawning for escort objectives online on servers using unsupported cvars