Brink – New Update Released

Splash Damaged released a new update for Brink via Steam. This update features various user interface fixes, additions to the spectator mode, new server information and better balancing. As always, the update will be auto-downloaded next time you start the Steam client. You can view the entire changelog after the jump.
Brink Update Changelog:
-Balancing: Lowered Hacker terminal disarm rate to 0.6 (from 0.9)
-Spectator mode: Added new HUD displaying objective information
-Server Browser: Added dedicated/listen server type filter
-Added server information to map loading screens in multiplayer. Server admins can customise this via the following cvars:
si_website
si_adminName
si_email
si_irc
si_motd_1
si_motd_2
si_motd_3
si_motd_4
-Spectator mode: Added faction colors to player names
-Spectator mode: Health bars now visible when looking directly at players
-Stopwatch mode: Added 10 seconds to each defending team’s spawn time
-Stopwatch mode: Added support for custom defence respawn timer adjustments via g_stopWatchDefenceRespawnTimerAdjust
-Stopwatch mode: Added objective timing information to Stopwatch review screen
-Added support for listing players steam id’s via the listSteamIds cvar
-UI: Added automatic scrolling when typing in chat boxes
-UI: Stop context menus receiving focus when they are disabled and inactive
-UI: Game now forces a refresh of the notifications screen each time it is activated
-UI: Set focus to default (first) list item each time the notifications screen is activated
-UI: Updated two text strings for German and Italian, as “Game mode” and “Play mode” incorrectly used the same word
-Fixed player nametags disappearing despite not being affected by Flashbang
-Fixed boat shaking for clients in CCity and Shipyard opening cinematics
-Fixed Aquarium only ever logging one objective being completed
-Fixed having your weapon stuck in iron-sights for the entire refire duration when needing to perform an auto-reload
-Fixed issue with caltrop models not always being updated properly

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