Brink DLC "Agents Of Change" Releasing in Early July; Free For Two Week


Posted June 24, 2011 - By Stephen Johnson


According to Bethesda, the first DLC for multiplayer shooter Brink has a release window. "Agents of Change" will be available for download in early July for the PC, 360 and PS3. Here's the real news: It will be free on Steam for the first two weeks, says Bethesda.

"Agents of Change" is a pretty massive update to game, upping the level cap, adding new maps, new abilities and more. There's a full description of everything new under the "Read More" tag.

New Maps

  • Founders’ Tower – The revolution finally reaches the island’s iconic spire and takes the battle for the Ark to dizzying heights.
  • Labs – Venture into the depths of the Ark’s original research and development laboratories, a submerged high-tech facility so far untouched by the civil war.

New Player Abilities

  • UAV – This stealthy and lethal device allows Operatives to automatically mark nearby enemies on their radar. For more explosive fun, they can even take direct control of the UAV and detonate it near unsuspecting foes.
  • Napalm Grenade – Soldiers can use this new grenade to cover an area in a sea of deadly flames.
  • Pyro Mine – Engineers can plant these mines and leave enemies in the epicenter of a massive napalm explosion.
  • Field Regen Unit – Medics can deploy these units to increase the health regeneration of any nearby teammates.
  • Tactical Scanner – This universal ability allows players to reveal the active buffs of their opponents, allowing them to pick off enemies more strategically.

New Weapon Attachments

  • Bayonets – Gain the edge in melee combat and cause extra damage with these deadly blades.
  • Weapon Shields – Take cover from enemy fire and prevent headshot bonus damage behind riot-style shields.

DETAILS: Brink Classes And Abilities Guide - A Walkthrough On Using The Medic, Engineer, Soldier, And Operative Class

New Character Outfits

  •  The Sad Punk – Add a touch of Steampunk to your Resistance character.
  •   The Limey – Bring order to the Ark with this outfit inspired by traditional European police.

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Brink DLC "Agents Of Change" Releasing in Early July; Free For Two Week