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post #11 of 20
I really like it but from your post I don't know if you will. I play with my friends a lot. I've had several really good games by myself. Usually you find someone really good on your team and stick with them. The game is better if you play in a team of 4 people on vent. playing lone wolf searching for kills will end up getting you killed. Then again I've had really bad teams not handing out ammo, buffing or rezing. If you got 1 or 2 friends playing I'd say this game would be really fun for you but if the majority of it will be solo then I'd pass. It is a fun game.
Edited by Redstripe - 5/17/11 at 10:49am
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post #12 of 20
I played the majority of the game as solo or private and I still enjoy this game 110%

Brings me back to the days of Enemy Territory, Quake Wars and I loved that game.

It is, however, a niche game. Not your typical FPS but at the same time not horrible. It's really fun if you like the gameplay style and teamwork.
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post #13 of 20
Dont waste your money. It gets old REALLY quick
post #14 of 20
I almost preordered Brink but glad I didn't. I have a feeling this would be a decent Steam Christmas $10 game. From what I've seen the replay value just doesn't look to good.
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post #15 of 20
A couple of friends of mine were looking forward to this game and got it. Their basic comments are "meh". The gameplay isn't bad but there's a ton of bugs that ruin it. There are reports of mouse lag, bad sound and network problems. Apparently there are some dumb ideas in the game too - for ex default FOV is somewhere around 70?
One person is also reporting technical problems on a system that far exceeds the requirements.
    
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post #16 of 20
I would hold off on buying it until it goes on sale sometime in the future. This is a pretty buggy release even after two patches. There have also been many issues with mainly ATI/AMD GPUs. The game has crashed a couple of times on my rig when I shouldn't really be having any problems...

The game is fun if you can get a few friends to play with. Brink is pretty much all about multiplayer; some of the SP challenges are pretty hard to beat because of the dumb AI. I don't really believe this was worth my preorder at the moment, but it is fun if you can find people who value teamwork.
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One person is also reporting technical problems on a system that far exceeds the requirements.
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post #18 of 20
Bugged and glitchy even on high-end pc's. Its a "meh" for me. Save your money for Battlefield 3 and MW3. Or play Bad Company 2 if you really want to get on some fps action.
    
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post #19 of 20
I'd say Brink is worth about $10.
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post #20 of 20
I think Brink honestly has some fun points but its IMO not worth the money. The fun factor doesnt last that long at all & you will find yourself bored pretty fast.

Sorry but for me atleast its the truth.
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