Hate yourself? Brink's $10.

#1 Posted by SkullcrusherMountain (839 posts) -
#2 Edited by MrKlorox (11185 posts) -

Wow. New for $10 bucks and used for $15? Even though we have a Hastings locally, I still think I'll wait for a steam sale.

#3 Posted by wolf_blitzer85 (5235 posts) -

@MrKlorox said:

Wow. New for $10 bucks and used for $15? Even though we have a Hasting's locally, I still think I'll wait for a steam sale.

Dude after that free weekend, I don't think it's even worth a Steam sale. That 30fps lock and fucked mouse controls really killed it for me.

#4 Posted by MrKlorox (11185 posts) -

@wolf_blitzer85: Aw. I always miss free weekends, but broken mouse controls in competitive games are impossible to look past.

#5 Posted by Mr_Skeleton (5117 posts) -

I hate myself but not that much.

#6 Posted by DystopiaX (5240 posts) -

I wouldn't pay for it. Steam had that free weekend and the game was terrible.

#7 Posted by Turtlebird95 (2138 posts) -

Online is absolutely dead for this game, which is disappointing. Still I'd recommend it for $10.

#8 Posted by KarlPilkington (2654 posts) -

I don't hate myself. Yay, no Brink for me!

#9 Posted by SteamPunkJin (1286 posts) -

Nope. I got about 50$ worth of fun out of it. Having a regular group to play with greatly enhances the game.

#10 Posted by Barrock (3525 posts) -

I rented it from Redbox and had fun. It was worth the $4. Got a fuckton of achievements too.

#11 Posted by matthias2437 (985 posts) -

I buy a lot of shit games for more then $10 but no way in hell would I spend $10 on brink. That game was such shit.

#12 Posted by Brians (1454 posts) -

That is a great way to describe Brink

#13 Posted by Nadafinga (953 posts) -

Looks like it's $9.99 on amazon this week. Seriously, I think this is one of the biggest video game failures I've ever seen. In less than 5 months it's in the dregs of the bargain bin. What a shame.

#14 Posted by TheGreatGuero (9130 posts) -

I considered it, but then checked the reviews, and apparently it's even worse than I thought.

#15 Posted by Vestigial_Man (308 posts) -

I had fun with Brink, SMART system was kinda glitchy but I had some pretty memorable moments with it.

#16 Edited by MikkaQ (10224 posts) -

Aw fuck, I just did DNF at 10$, how much more self-loathing can I submit myself to?

#17 Posted by Dalai (6870 posts) -

If I hated myself, I'd buy Duke Nukem Forever on Steam for $10 now.

#18 Posted by SSully (4060 posts) -

It is sad that games like this, and duke nukem forever have already been on sale for 10 - 15 dollars after only being released less then a year ago. I know they suck, but damn that must hurt seeing that when you helped develop those games.

#19 Posted by jakob187 (21503 posts) -

Brink was a great game in terms of gameplay, but all the lag issues in the online for consoles killed the game for me. I loved the objective basis of it, and teams actually worked together. It's a rarity on Xbox Live. It definitely wasn't a good first impression for id Tech on consoles. Luckily, Rage gave me that confidence back...but unfortunately, such a good game has to suffer from such crippling issues.

#20 Posted by dagas (2710 posts) -

I thought you meant that XBLA game, but then I remember that is called Breach not Brink, I always get those confused. They both seemed like games to ignore anyway...for any price.

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