XBOX, PC / Action / Release: Nov 18, 2003 / ESRB: M

Counter-Strike 1.6 BETA Download

By Steve Gibson, Jan 03, 2003 3:28pm PST

Counter-Strike 1.6 is NOW AVAILABLE at Fileshack for Mercury subscribers! Expect to see a couple of new guns and the riot shield added to play as...


"The 7th Of This Month CS 1.6 Is Sposed To Be Out, But It Could Change As Well :("

- kick ass see all 151 comments

Counter-Strike 1.6 Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 09, 2002 5:36am PDT

There is a Counter-Strike Q&A on ComputerGames.ro, which has Valve's Erik Johnson answer some questions about the ever popular Half-Life...


"#209, Yeah... everything was better back in the good ol' days. We didn't have 300 ms modem ..."

- Chuck Connors see all 219 comments

Banning CS&DoD Cheaters

By Steve Gibson, Aug 23, 2002 5:56pm PDT

Well it's begun, cheaters in Counter-Strike and DoD are now getting globally banned from playing on all secured servers. (read: 99.9%). Here is a...


"IM an example of what your stat of 99% of no false cheats ...ive never had a cheat and wouldnt ..."

- birddo see all 120 comments

Corporate Counter-Strike

By Steve Gibson, Aug 22, 2002 11:42am PDT

Well here is something that will certainly boggle a few people. The CPL which plays host to the largest Counter-Strike LAN tournaments in North...


"And who exactly is supposed to pickup the cost of incorporation and administration of these ..."

- novus see all 116 comments

Counter-Strike: CZ Trailer

By Steve Gibson, Aug 01, 2002 12:40pm PDT

Valve Software has just sent along the official trailer for Counter-Strike: Condition Zero showing off 90 seconds of gameplay footage in 640x450...


"WTF?? i click on "Go" (the button with the speakeasy symbol) to download my file and nothing ..."

- 666devilman666 see all 214 comments

CS Cheaters Beware

By Steve Gibson, Jul 16, 2002 3:31pm PDT

Here is something that may be changing the face of online cheating a bit. The new anti-cheat stuff that Valve has been updating every so often is...


"The ultimate CS cheat prevention would be for the following message to be displayed whenever you ..."

- zipr see all 131 comments

Counter-Strike: CZ Delay

By Steve Gibson, Jul 02, 2002 12:35pm PDT

Bum deal for Counter-Strike players. Remember Condition Zero? Yeah Gearbox is working on that single player game in the Counter-Strike universe....


"I can't believe that no one else realizes what they are doing. Movies are often "delayed" so ..."

- Selfist see all 94 comments

Counter-Strike v1.5 Help

By Steve Gibson, Jun 15, 2002 12:50pm PDT

The Counter-Strike website has been updated with some help for those of you having authentication problems with the master servers as well as word...


"God I hate this game. Anyway here is the real fix. "2) Make sure you do NOT have a file ..."

- TyD see all 36 comments

Half-Life/Counter-Strike Updates

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 12, 2002 11:00am PDT

As promised, Valve has released the latest Half-Life and Counter-Strike patches. There are the usual upgrades from the previous versions as well as...


"hi , I am new for counter strike what do I install to play game online???? "

- rickypanchal see all 705 comments

Counter-Strike Server Files

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 12, 2002 7:34am PDT

Linux server files for the mod version of Counter-Strike have now been released, following the release of the new Half-Life server files last night...


"ok, I have to say it.... Is this the patch that makes CS fun?"

- phreakin911 see all 9 comments

New CS map shots

By Steve Gibson, Jun 07, 2002 12:43pm PDT

The new Half-Life / Counter-Strike release is just around the corner and features a new map. Just took a spin around in it with some press guys for...


"I almost remember the days when the halflife engine looked good... cs and its crappy textures ..."

- daler mehndi see all 74 comments

Counter-Strike & XBox

By Steve Gibson, May 21, 2002 9:02am PDT

HomeLAN has a Q&A with Gabe Newell discussing the Counter-Strike appearance on XBox that was mentioned yesterday in the XBox Live announcement.


"They are making a mouse and a game pad that simulates the keyboard. The only thing that comes to ..."

- Cpt. Baseballbat see all 17 comments

Valve vs Hackers : Round1

By Steve Gibson, May 15, 2002 2:50pm PDT

Much to the dismay of Counter-Strike players everywhere, it appeared that the new v1.4 with the much touted anti-cheating solution got hacked...


"I give it 4 to 6 hours before someone cracks this new "anti-cheat" patch."

- anonsanonomous see all 130 comments

Counter-Strike2 Bit

By Steve Gibson, May 03, 2002 12:16pm PDT

ShackES pointed the way to this Canadian video looking at some troubles facing internet cafe's and regulations, in addition there's some footage of...


"I watched that show on TV last week.. The BC government is basically bitching that these ..."

- dn__ see all 34 comments

Half-Life/Counter-Strike Updates

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 24, 2002 11:00am PDT

As promised, Valve has released the latest Half-Life and Counter-Strike patches. There's a Half-Life full download, ->


"Waaaaazzzzzzuuuuuupppp Wo finde ich eine Aktuelle Version von CS 1.4 oder 1.5 egal."

- Holy18 see all 749 comments