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.
Valve update FBI CT units for Counter Strike: Global Offensive
Valve have released new models for Counter Terrorist units in Counter Strike: Global Offensive, that will presumably make them more visible. The FBI unit will naturally appear on a limited number of maps, now including Nuke on the roster.
Counter Strike Global Offensive is reintroducing the MP5 SMG
Valve have announced they will be reintroducing the MP5 to Counter Strike series soon, with a teaser of an MP5SD in action in Counter Strike: Global Offensive. Technically, they already did, but only for Deathmatch and offline game modes.
Valve advised to step up their CS:GO and Dota 2 esports game
Beancounters at SuperData have published their analysis of the esports sector, claiming that publishers, most notably Valve, should take on more proactive roles in setting up and maintaining secondary competitive leagues for their games.
Valve Anti-Cheat bans more than 90 thousand Steam accounts
In the largest exodus of cheaters since Steam came to be, Valve have banned upwards of 90,000 Steam accounts since Tuesday, 17 July 2018 and although this "trend" seems to have slowed down somewhat, it still shows a different kind of Valve.
Valve enable CS:GO and Dota 2 trading sans loot boxes
Even though they said at the time that they'll be working with Dutch authorities to find a convenient solution, Valve was ultimately forced to re-enable Steam trading for Counter Strike: Global Offensive and Dota 2 without loot boxes.
University of Adelaide finds loot boxes to be predatory gambling
It appears that the Dutch have only added more fuel to the anti-loot box fire as University of Adelaide's School of Psychology found loot boxes to constitute predatory gambling, as part of their current study on microtransactions.
Valve's new update pushes Panorama UI to live servers
Valve have finally pushed out the long awaited face lift for Counter Strike: Global Offensive. The new UI brings simplicity with loads of new features. Currently, the only way of activating is by adding -panorama to the launch options.
Valve's API unintentionally leaks Steam player numbers
Resorting to some serious number crunching and incredibly clever employment of statistical analyses, developer of The End Is Nigh Tyler Glaiel has basically leaked Steam's player numbers for 13,000 most popular games on Valve's platform.
CS GO: ESL One Cologne 2018 groups and match-ups announced
ESL One Cologne's first match-ups have been announced along with the two groups, featuring eight CS GO teams each. The tournament will kick off on 03 July, while the biggest addition to the competition is arrival of the reforged MiBR.
Newly formed MiBR to be represented by the ex-SK Gaming roster
After months of speculation, MiBR have officially announced their CS:GO roster that will consist of ex SK Gaming players. The reforged organisation will make its debut in the upcoming ESL One Cologne tournament happening on 03 July 2018.
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.