Open BIK file

BIK files: what are they and how do I open them?

bik file icon Are you facing difficulties opening unknown files on your computer, or wondering exactly what this file is?
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Video in BINK format

You can recognize BINK encoded videos by the specific bik file extension. Often found in video game data files and used for in-game cut-scenes videos.

Further details:

BIK file is a video file format developed by RAD Game Tools. BINK video is a proprietary file format used in many video games for video playback.

It is used in games for both Windows and Mac platforms, and is often used for cut-scenes. The format includes its own video codec and can handle resolutions up to 1080p.

Open file with:

The RAD Video Tools icon

The RAD Video Tools

Set of tools and codecs for creating of Bink and Smacker files

BS.Player icon


A popular multimedia player with large file type support

Freemake Video Converter icon

Freemake Video Converter

One of the most popular and free video conversion sofrware

Bink Video Player for Mac

A player for Bink videos

Bink Video command line Player for x86 GNU/Linux

A command line Bink media player for Linux

VLC media player icon

VLC media player

One of the most popular multi-platfom multimeda player

VLC media player for Mac icon

VLC media player for Mac

Mac version of the popular VLC player

VLC media player for Linux icon

VLC media player for Linux

Linux version of popular VideoLAN player

What is the meaning of a file extension?

File extensions are characters that appear after the dot in a computer file's name. For example, the file "unknown-file.bik" has the file extension "bik". This is used to identify which program should open the file or what file type it is.
File extensions help you organize and manage files. They provide a quick and easy way to identify and associate the file type with the appropriate software.

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