PC, XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: May 10, 2011 / ESRB: T

Brink gets patches, lag investigation promised

By Steve Watts, May 12, 2011 8:00am PDT

Brink's game director details some of the fixes that have already gone live on all three platforms, and details patches currently in the works to address other issues.


The video game release list of 5/9-5/15

By Alice O'Connor, May 07, 2011 12:00pm PDT

Splash Damage's Brink headlines next week's new releases, supported by LEGO Pirates of the Carribean, MX vs. ATV Alive, and more.


Heads up! It's a trailer for Brink, detailing the HUD

By Xav de Matos, May 03, 2011 1:45pm PDT

A new trailer for the upcoming Bethesda Published, Splash Damage-developed shooter Brink details the game's HUD and its unique elements.


Brink dedicated servers detailed

By Steve Watts, Apr 29, 2011 9:30am PDT

Bethesda Softworks has released a detailed FAQ on Brink's dedicated server settings, including details on Steam pre-loading, and the variety of custom setting options you'll have access to.


Brink getting Steamworks, shows off specs

By Steve Watts, Apr 12, 2011 12:45pm PDT

Splash Damage has revealed the minimum and recommended system specs for Brink, along with the always-welcome set of features that come with Steamworks support.


Brink release date moved up a week

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 11, 2011 9:30am PDT

Splash Damage's class-based shooter will now launch a week earlier than was planned, having been completed sooner than expected.


Brink Hands-On Preview

By Garnett Lee, Mar 01, 2011 8:00am PST

Garnett got an extended session with the upcoming team-based shooter Brink. The two missions he played left him impressed and eager to play more.


Brink and Hunted: The Demon's Forge Get Release Dates

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 27, 2011 9:00am PST

Bethesda Softworks today treated us to release dates for two of the games from its publishing portfolio, namely Brink (May 17 in North America, May...


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Video Games of 2011 We Can't Wait to Play: Alice

By Shack Staff, Jan 26, 2011 4:00pm PST

2011 is shaping up to be a great year for video games. Here at Shacknews we've pored over the treasure trove of titles coming this year and each...


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Daily Filter: January 20, 2011

By Xav de Matos, Jan 20, 2011 6:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upco


Brink Trailer Introduces Lead Designers

By Brian Leahy, Sep 07, 2010 1:30pm PDT

Bethesda's new trailer for Brink introduces us to audio director Chris Sweetman (Burnout: Paradise), lead level designer Neil Alphonso (Killzone 2), creative director Richard Ham (Fable II), lead writer Edward Stern, and, of course, game director Paul Wed


"I'm really looking forward to a demo for this. I'm still not convinced I'll be able to make a ..."

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Brink Dev Diary Trailer Gets All Arty

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 31, 2010 9:00am PDT

"You look at any screenshot of Brink, you know it's Brink," creative director Richard Ham enthuses in a new developer diary focusing on the attractive exaggerated art style of Splash Damage's shooter. "It can't be mistaken for anything else."


"Been digging the look of these characters since the first time I saw it revealed. They've done ..."

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Brink Dev Diary Talks Up Game's Single and Multiplayer Connection

By Xav de Matos, Aug 24, 2010 11:50am PDT

In case you were wondering how excited the developers of Brink are for their upcoming shooter to hit the market, the answer is "lots." In the third developer diary for the upcomi


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Weekend Confirmed Episode 22

By Garnett Lee, Aug 20, 2010 12:00pm PDT

This weekend gets confirmed with a powerful show that rocks from start to finish. Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days, Lara Croft: Guardian of Light,...


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Brink Pre-Order Bonuses Announced Along with New Dev Diary

By Brian Leahy, Aug 17, 2010 10:00am PDT

Splash Damage and Bethesda's Brink was mighty impressive when I played it last week at QuakeCon 2010 and now we have a new trailer with a


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