.BRRES File Extension

File Type:
Wii BRRES Resource Package

Having trouble opening .brres extension? Don't panic! This page explains what brres files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open brres files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a BRRES file?

Brres file extension has Wii BRRES Resource Package file type, which is associated with the "game files" category.

Some games for Nintendo Wii have their game resources packed in files with this extension, for example, Wii’s Mario Kart. These files contain important game elements such as textures, models, and animation. This format is very similar to .SZS and can be opened on a PC with the help of BrawlBox to extract file’s components.  


To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

brres file icon
File Type:
Wii BRRES Resource Package
Game Files

How to open BRRES file?

Double click the brres file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .brres extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the brres extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the brres file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open BRRES files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the brres file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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