Counter Strike: Global Offensive Announced

Valve has officially announced the sequel of the world’s famoust team-based tactical shooter Counter Strike, which will be released for the PC, Mac, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3 in early 2012.

The new game is entitled Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and is being developed by Valve and Hidden Path Entertainment. The game will offer new maps, characters and weapons, as well as will introduce new gameplay modes, matchmaking, leader boards, and more.  The price of some guns and money rewards also will be tweaked for improved balance and also there’re rumors spreading that the CS: GO will offer and adjustable weapon variables which will bring even more customizations, new gameplay mechanics and tactics.

Counter Strike Global Offensive

Counter Strike: Global Offensive will be playable for the first time at at PAX Prime this month and Eurogamer Expo in September.

“Counter-Strike took the gaming industry by surprise when the unlikely MOD became the most played online PC action game in the world almost immediately after its release in August 1999,” said Doug Lombardi at Valve. “For the past 12 years, it has continued to be one of the most-played games in the world, headline competitive gaming tournaments and selling over 25 million units worldwide across the franchise. CS: GO promises to expand on CS’ award-winning gameplay and deliver it to gamers on the PC as well as the next gen consoles and the Mac.”

Source: Valve

Related posts

be quiet! unveils Pure Rock CPU cooler

be quiet! unveils Pure Rock CPU cooler

The German maker of cooling solutions be quiet! has released the company’s first entry-level CPU cooler called Pure Rock. The cooler is a tower-based solution that measures 87.5 x 121 x 155 mm and weighs 660 grams including the installed cooling fan. The Pure Rock comes with a 120 mm Pure...

ADATA unveils XPG Dazzle DDR4 memory

ADATA unveils XPG Dazzle DDR4 memory

The Taiwanese memory maker ADATA has announced new DDR4 memory modules, known as XPG Dazzle. This memory was first unveiled at CES 2016 but starting now customers will be able to buy it. The new XPG Dazzle DDR4 memory features massive LED-backlit red heat sinks. The color of the LEDs is just...

Fallout Pip-Boy

Fallout Pip-Boy

Fallout 4 will be one of the most important game releases of this year – the game by Bethesda Softworks is expected on November 10 and it will be available for PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4. In any case Fallout 4 is a promising game that will almost surely deliver and then some more. To...

Leave a comment