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"Brutal is damaged" on macOS (Brütal Legend)

Common Issue


"Brutal is damaged" message is preventing game from starting on macOS



Players using MacOS 13 or later may encounter an error message claiming that "Brutal is damaged" when trying to launch the game.

To work around this, please follow these steps:

  1. Go into System Settings > Privacy & Security
  2. Search for a security notification indicating “Brutal Legend” was blocked
  3. Click Open Anyway
  4. Click Open in the “Brutal Legend is damaged” prompt
  5. Confirm with machine account and password
  6. Attempt launch again

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