Counter-Strike: Global Offensive News (PC)

E3 2012: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive priced, dated Poll

Posted: 12.06.2012 by JonahFalcon

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Valve Software revealed at E3 2012 that Counter-Strike: Global Offensive will be hitting Steam, Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network on the 21st August of this year. The game will be priced at 1200 Microsoft Points ($14.99 USD).

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive SDK dropping 3 months after game release Poll

Posted: 22.04.2012 by JonahFalcon

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According to Valve, the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive software development kit is being developed by Mike Durand, and will be dropping three months after the game is released. The SDK, of course, will allow players to mod the game as well as create new maps.

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive release date window, screenshots revealed

Posted: 05.03.2012 by JonahFalcon

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Valve has announced that the next-generation of the mega-popular multiplayer team shooter, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, will be coming out this Summer for PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.

The publisher also released some screenshots showing off the new engine, in one level that apparently takes place in a suburban setting.

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive beta delayed

Posted: 02.11.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Valve has decided to delay the open beta of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, thanks to feedback from veteran Counter-Strike gamers. The beta had been scheduled to launch this past October.

It's not "lousy computers" keeping CS 1.6 going, it's the rule set

Posted: 27.09.2011 by Technet2k

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Valve's Chet Faliszek says there's a theory it's "lousy computers" keeping Counter-Strike 1.6 strong, but it's because players "like the skillset, the set of rules".

Those 'core tenants' stay with Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, which Valve is making for new players to ease into, as 12-year-old CS 1.6 "looks like crap."