Brink achievements


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There are a maximum of 43 Brink achievements (36 without DLC) worth 2,347 (1,250)

64,079 tracked gamers have this game, 5,279 have completed it (8.24%)

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Not over till the fat lady sings in Brink

Not over till the fat lady sings11 (10)

Take down an enemy with gunfire while knocked down

  • Unlocked by 53,379 tracked gamers (83% - TA Ratio = 1.09) 64,079  

Achievement Guide for Not over till the fat lady sings

190,633 (133,330)
Achievement won on 12 May 11
TA Score for this game: 972
Posted on 12 May 11 at 23:23, Edited on 12 May 11 at 23:24
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To obtain this achievement you have to gun down an enemy bot/player after you have been knocked down (not incapacitated). This happens when you are hit by an explosion or you are taken off of your feet by either an enemy or an allies sliding tackle.

Most assault rifles decimate at close range and most players will obtain this achievement naturally while playing their first few story missions.

A more sure-fire way would be to host a private match with a friend and have him/her slide tackle you while you're firing upon an enemy.
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Zombie Deej
171,103 (108,374)
Zombie Deej
Achievement won on 13 May 11
TA Score for this game: 2,347
Posted on 14 May 11 at 00:21, Edited on 14 May 11 at 00:22
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This achievement requires you to 'take down' an enemy whilst knocked down. This description can be misleading - you must incapacitate your enemy. You can be knocked off your feet by a baseball slide, a strong explosion, or a rifle butt (a melee attack from any character using a two-handed weapon) The best weapons to be using are SMGs and Assault rifles, but it's probably best to stick with your favourite weapon, as this is an achievement that should come within the course of natural play.

You will notice that when you are grounded by a baseball slide, your reticule often tracks your attacker very aggressively. This means that although your screen is blurred out by the shocking impact, if your weapon is fully automatic, you will have a good chance of being able to kill your aggressor.

I have also noticed that so long as you don't move the left stick too much, you can stay grounded for as long as you like. If you're particularly hellbent on this achievement, or if it's simply eluding you, you could try staying down and simply acting as though you're camping prone.

You can, of course, boost this in a 1v1 with the help of a compliant friend. (You could also boost the 'Not So Sneaky Now, Are you?' achievement too, while you're at it.)
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