Developed by Minh "Gooseman" Le and Jess "Cliffe" Cliffe as a Half-Life mod, Counter-Strike IP was bought by Valve, who transformed it into a global powerhouse and a rock-solid standard by which all shooters are eventually measured.
CS:GO no longer allows free players in ranked
Valve started kicking free-to-play players from ranked in CS:GO in order to combat cheaters and other unsavoury types.
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive enrages players by retiring bots from competitive
Valve decided to remove bots from competitive matches in CS:GO, resulting in the players' despair as one of the most useful features was deleted just like that.
CS:GO: G2 Esports signs Nikola "NiKo" Kovač
G2 Esports don't sign players often but when they do, it's a banger. Their CS:GO squad pulled something like that by signing one of the most accomplished players in the game, NiKo.
Steam now has a chat filter for profanities and slurs
Valve announced that Steam now has a chat filter, whether players wanted it or not. In the latter case, they will be able to disable it and see all the strong language they desire.
37 CS:GO coaches banned for using a years-old bug, more to come
Cheating in video games usually takes form of some sort of script but in the case of CS:GO pro scene, it was due to a bug almost half a decade old.
CS: GO anti-cheat to start blocking some third-party software
Valve are cracking down on Counter-Strike: Global Offensive cheaters, but the'll do it in a way that's likely to mess with at least some of your third-party apps.
CS: GO players win tournament, get banned for cheating afterwards
Well, better late than never we suppose, but Red Bull were still left in a peculiar situation where they had to ban the winners of the Red Bull Flick Finland National Final CS: GO event.
Counter-Strike:Global Offensive nerfs Krieg SG553
CS:GO players have been having trouble with the Krieg / SG553 ever since the weapon's price was reduced in late 2018. Thankfully, the time for the nerf has finally arrived but AUG was not left untouched either.
CS:GO monthly active user numbers reached 24 million in February
According to Superdata's latest report, Counter-Stike: Global Offensive player count peaked at 24 million in February 2020, which is the highest level ever for the nearly eight-year-old online shooter.
ESL Pro League: s1mple's one man show was not enough as NaVi go 0-2
So far we've seen some quality Counter-Strike goodness from the group B teams. s1mple had an incredible performance once again, ending the game with a 119,1 ADR. BIG and forZe have now won both of their two matches and they currently sit on the top of this group.
Genshin Impact update 2.2 banner characters apparently revealed?11
Genshin Impact update 2.2 banner characters apparently revealed?
Banner re-runs have recently become pretty common in the world of Genshin Impact. A recent leak revealed that we might get the chance to pull for Hu Tao or Childe.
Genshin Impact 2.2: Another leak confirms Childe banner re-run?11
Genshin Impact 2.2: Another leak confirms Childe banner re-run?
Banner re-runs have recently become pretty common in the world of Genshin Impact. A recent leak revealed that we might get the chance to pull for the Hydo Bow user - Tartaglia, also known as Childe.
Resident Evil 3 Nemesis Edition reportedly leaks online11
Resident Evil 3 Nemesis Edition reportedly leaks online
Resident Evil 3 "Director's Cut" named Nemesis Edition is reportedly a real thing and could be announced at Tokyo Games Show 2021 later this month.
Pathfinder: WotR Conundrum Unsolved puzzle solution and it's not bugged11
Pathfinder: WotR Conundrum Unsolved puzzle solution and it's not bugged
One of the puzzles in Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous that may seem bugged resides in Conundrum Unsolved location but here is the solution and reasons why it's not.
Pathfinder: WotR location of Storyteller in Drezen11
Pathfinder: WotR location of Storyteller in Drezen
Storyteller is quite useful in Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous, which is probably why you're trying to find him in the city, even though he's not necessarily there.
Pathfinder: WotR - Core of the Riddle solution and slab location11
Pathfinder: WotR - Core of the Riddle solution and slab location
Core of the Riddle is another puzzle in the chain for the Heart of Mystery and here is all you need to know to continue adventuring in Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous.
Destiny 2: Hawkmoon quest not appearing? Here is what you need to do11
Destiny 2: Hawkmoon quest not appearing? Here is what you need to do
Bungie released Hawkmoon recently but you may not see the Exotic Quest in Spider's Dialogue. This is because you need to complete some requirements first.
Sons of The Forest is rumoured for Halloween 2021 release date11
Sons of The Forest is rumoured for Halloween 2021 release date
Rumour has it that The Forest sequel Sons of the Forest will be launching on Halloween - October 31, 2021. A new trailer will apparently go live early next month.
Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous Gray Garrison puzzle solution11
Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous Gray Garrison puzzle solution
Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous features several brain teasers but here is a solution to an early one, in case you want to mostly bypass it.
Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous - Does Camellia's ritual work?11
Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous - Does Camellia's ritual work?
Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous often offers more than one outcome to a situation and if you are wondering about the ones in Camellia's companion quest, here is the answer.