Tag Archives: Counter-strike: Global Offensive
Mon, Dec 02, 2013 | 16:49 GMT
Swedish e-sports team Fnatic has taken home the title for DreamHack Winter 2013 winning the event’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament. The team won $100K, the biggest share of the $250K prize pool.
Thu, Nov 07, 2013 | 13:40 GMT
Valve is launching Twitch integration for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and it allows spectators to earn in-game item drops simply by watching. Starting with the upcoming linked Steam account will have a chance to receive keyless DreamHack Winter 2013 Souvenir Packages. Basically, these are virtual item drops containing keyless, tournament quality items. Hit up the links for more information.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 | 14:05 BST
CS:GO has been patched with various front end changes, new player animations such as raising a hand to block when a flash grenade goes off, affects on the hitboxes, CT’s Fiveseven and T’s Tec-9 view model animations, scope blur while moving and other goodies detailed on Cyborgmatt’s Blog. Hit up the link for the full content analysis. Thanks, PCgamesN.
Fri, Sep 20, 2013 | 12:45 BST
CS:GO’s second community map pack is out now on Steam, dubbed ‘Operation Bravo’. Pricing, map and server details can be found here.
Tue, Sep 17, 2013 | 02:36 BST
Fri, Aug 23, 2013 | 21:31 BST
Insomnia has kicked off in Telford, Shropshire, UK which will include a Team Fortress 2 tournament over the weekend. Other competitive matches this weekend include: Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Dota 2, Halo 4, League of Legends, Shootmania, and the StarCraft 2 WCG UK finals. All can be watched via the Insomnia live stream on Twitch. This is the 49th Insomnia, dubbed i49 for all intents and purposes, and it’s the largest LAN event in the UK. Insomnia runs through August 26. Thanks, PCgamesN.
Thu, Aug 15, 2013 | 00:34 BST
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has been updated to allow players to trade special decorated weapons.
Mon, Aug 12, 2013 | 16:55 BST
Counter-Strike’s latest iteration, Global Offensive, will finally be joining its older counterparts into the realm of silenced weapons.
Mon, Aug 12, 2013 | 09:44 BST
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive’s community-led ‘Operation Payback’ incentive has been extended by developer Valve, in a bid to search and pay creators for the best custom maps.
Mon, Jul 29, 2013 | 16:40 BST
Thu, May 30, 2013 | 11:14 BST
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive developer Valve launched a beta for its community-driven ‘Overwatch’ Task force last week. The idea is that volunteers can covertly investigate claims of cheating during matches, and Valve has now stepped forward to say that the experiment is proving highly successful.
Tue, May 28, 2013 | 03:01 BST
Valve has introduced a system called Overwatch to Counter-strike: Global Offensive, enabling the player community to police itself for offensive behaviour.
Thu, May 23, 2013 | 22:30 BST
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive community members will now be able to regulate themselves due to a new governing system put in place by Valve.
Fri, Apr 26, 2013 | 09:56 BST
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive developer Valve has launched a paid pass for its online shooter.
Fri, Mar 22, 2013 | 11:09 GMT
Thu, Mar 21, 2013 | 22:12 GMT
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive was reportedly accidentally updated today, and before Valve could yank the patch, users have uncovered an interesting couple of references to some sort of premium server pass.
Tue, Feb 19, 2013 | 11:39 GMT
Counter-Strike map maker Diego Liatis could find himself sued by the Société de transport de Montreal (STM), after he recreated the real-life Berri-Uqam station in the game. Liatis faces a potential $50,000 fine plus court costs if he publishes the map publicly.
Thu, Jan 31, 2013 | 09:54 GMT
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has received another new update from the patch-happy types at Valve. We only just reported on a weapon balancing patch that was implemented last week, but this new update nukes the Desert Eagle, and adds a new spectator mode into the mix. You can access it via the ‘Play With Friends’ menu using GOTV.
Thu, Jan 24, 2013 | 11:56 GMT
Counter-Strike developer Valve has issued a new batch of update notes for its shooter, which adds Deathmatch mode into the mix. The studio has also launched a private beta for the game’s Map Workshop tool.
Thu, Nov 22, 2012 | 12:37 GMT
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive launched without the silencer attachment that long-time fans of the series have been used to. Valve hit the show floor at the E-Sports World Cup 2012 event to talk with fans about the game’s balancing, and revealed that the silencer would return once its ‘balancing issues’ were ironed out.