Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

PC, PS3, XB360, MAC / Action / Release: Aug 21, 2012 / ESRB: M

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive patch has Vertigo

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 02, 2012 11:00am PDT

Classic Counter-Strike map de_vertigo has arrived in CS: Global Offensive's latest patch alongside a brand new map for Arms Race mode, the snowy ar_monastery. The update also shakes up matchmaking for Classic mode, making would-be terrorists and counter-terrorists queue rath...

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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive review

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 24, 2012 9:30am PDT

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive doesn't do much to reinvent the game, as it feels more like Counter-Strike: Source with a shiny new coat of paint. It's a fine jumping-on point for newcomers, but feels like a pricey update for CS veterans.

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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive launching with zombie mod

By Steve Watts, Aug 20, 2012 3:00pm PDT

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive will already have a Plaguefest zombie mod available when it launches tomorrow.

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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive pre-orders to include early beta access

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 07, 2012 3:15pm PDT

Want to play Counter-Strike: GO one week before everyone else? Time to pre-order the game on Steam.

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PSN Play promo includes discounted Counter-Strike: GO, Sound Shapes

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 10, 2012 9:30am PDT

Want to pick up Counter-Strike: Global Offensive for cheap? You may want to pick up the PS3 version, as it's part of a returning summer promotion called "PSN Play."

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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive preview

By Jeff Mattas, Jun 11, 2012 12:30pm PDT

We grab some hands-on impressions of an Xbox 360 build of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive at E3 2012, and get some more details about a couple of additional game modes.

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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive releases on August 21

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 04, 2012 10:00am PDT

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive will be available on August 21, assuming it doesn't fall victim to Valve Time, of course.

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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive loses cross-platform multiplayer

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 05, 2012 2:30pm PST

Unfortunately, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive won't continue Valve's cross-platform experiment. While PS3-PC-Mac cross-play was promised, the feature is no being removed from the game.

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Counter-Strike: GO beta opening more slots

By Steve Watts, Feb 23, 2012 7:30am PST

The hardware survey for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is open to all, and will be used to start sending out more beta keys next week.

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Shack PSA: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive closed beta has begun

By Xav de Matos, Dec 01, 2011 11:30am PST

The closed beta for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has begun, offering select PC players a chance to try a small piece of the upcoming multiplayer-focused title.

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Counter-Strike: GO closed beta starts November 30

By Steve Watts, Nov 21, 2011 8:30am PST

Valve has announced that the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive beta will begin for current key-holders on November 30, with more waves and an open beta rolling out later.

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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive beta delayed, release when 'it's ready'

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 31, 2011 1:15pm PDT

Both the closed beta and the launch of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive have been delayed due to the feedback of professional CS 1.6 players.

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One hour of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive footage

By Xav de Matos, Oct 20, 2011 3:30pm PDT

About an hour of footage from Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has popped up online, pulled directly from ESL TV's recent Intel-sponsored competition featuring the game.

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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive gets Gun Game mode 'Arsenal'

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 22, 2011 6:00am PDT

Popular Counter-Strike mod Gun Game is bringing its weapon-switching fun to CS: Global Offensive in a mode named Arsenal, developed with the help of the mod's makers. Plus, new screenshots!

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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive details: PC-PS3 play; Competitive & Casual modes

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 26, 2011 6:30am PDT

Valve's Counter-Strike revamp will support cross-platform play between the PC, Mac and PlayStation 3 editions. So PS3 players don't look ruddy fools, they'll be able to play with keyboard and mouse.

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