Excerpt: We examine Splash Damage’s latest FPS that blends FPS shooting with Parkour style movement. I must admit that Brink had me worried for a couple of days. The day that Bethesda and Splash Damage’s latest product landed on my doorstep was the day that very negative reports were starting to creep out...
Excerpt: Hopes were high for Brink. Cool character design, mixed with Mirror's Edge FPS platforming and served as an objective-based shooter that could instantly take the fight online, replacing bots for real people.
Online first-person shooter has some blood, mild profanity.
Common Sense Media
15 August 2011
Summary: Parents need to know that Brink is an online-focused first-person shooter, but that it's not a military simulation. Characters have a cartoonish appearance, and the action isn’t quite as realistic as in other shooters, such as the Call of Duty games.
Summary: : Look, I’m not going into the rehashed recap of the review here this time around folks, if you want to know the specifics of why the game got the score it did, read through the review. Instead, I want to talk about how much of a disappointment this was for me, because make no mistake, it was.
Excerpt: When Valve’s now seminal co-operative shooter Left 4 Dead was released a few years ago, few could have predicted the impact it would have on the FPS genre. Team based shooters have been around since the genesis of these types of games but L4D brought a fresh approach to how co-operative elements can...
Excerpt: It started as an experiment: a self-sufficient floating city (the Ark), able to sustain life for years to come. But then the waters rose. What was once an experiment is now humanity’s only means of survival, for not only its founders, but for the thousands of refugees as well.
Conclusion: Sometimes you will be revived within seconds, other times there is no medics at all on your team, Same with the AI on the other team, sometimes they will drop like flies and not get back up, and sometimes they have 4 medics that are constantly reviving those you just kill.