Tag: CS:GO

Google’s AI moderation shows results in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive became a slightly less accurate name, as 20,000 accounts have been banned from FaceIt’s platform since late August by the recently-unleashed admin AI Minerva. After months spent in machine learning trials, the system built with Google tech led to a 20% reduction in the number of toxic messages between August and September according to […]

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Release Notes for 10/28/2019

[ MISC ] – Added restrictions on tradability and marketability of newly purchased case keys, see here for more details. . – Fixed a client UI issue sometimes displaying CS:GO Weapon Case as genuine quality. [ DANGER ZONE ] – Fixed an exploit where players could avoid Danger Zone damage if they had an invalid […]

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The Darkness Is Coming – CS:GO Halloween!

Dark clouds and death are coming. On October 31, the whole world will celebrate Halloweeeeen. CS:GO players are no exception to be a part of this event. Last year, Valve added Halloween CS:GO update.  Among the features were: New background image for Panorama UI Cobblestone has gotten some changes, with new modes and floating after death […]

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Someone created a Swiss Army knife in CS:GO

Following the release of the Classic Knife in CS:GO on Oct. 18, fans are calling for a Swiss Army knife to be introduced to the game next.  A Reddit user posted a petition for a new Swiss Army knife yesterday. An image depicting a player model holding a small Swiss Army knife with a red body and a pair […]

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Release Notes for 10/23/2019

[ MISC ] – Helmet icon will now correctly disappear in HUD after armor points got reduced to zero. (thanks @jamesbardolph) [ CS20 Sticker Capsule ] – Updated material settings for the following stickers: Dragon Lore, CS20 Classic, Surf’s Up, Friend Code. – Updated various sticker wear values and alpha masks.

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Release Notes for 10/18/2019

[ CS20 ] – Added a new themed Weapon Case and Sticker Capsule in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Counter-Strike. [ MAPS ] – Cache has been updated to the latest version from the Steam Workshop and is now available in Casual, Deathmatch, and Scrimmage. [ MISC ] – Added a game launch setting […]

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How to remove bots in CS:GO

Bots recently received a much-needed update in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, improving their aim and generally making them much scarier opponents. Despite their new and shiny look, though, they can be extremely annoying to play against—especially for new players. The bots are usually easy to kill, but regardless of what team they’re on, they tend to disrupt the game. […]

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Release Notes for 10/9/2019

[ MISC ] – As an onboarding experiment, some new users will be restricted to Casual and/or Deathmatch until they reach Private Rank 2. – Fixed the XP progress bar not filling to the end when ranking up. – Improved shutdown sequence of official servers when rolling over to the latest version. [ MAPS ] […]

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Release Notes for 10/7/2019

[ DEATHMATCH ] – Players now get a Healthshot for every 3-kill streak, if they don’t already have one. [ UI ] – Added winners of all CS:GO Major Championships to the watch tab. – Fixed a UI issue where non-Prime players appeared as Prime on ‘Looking to Play’ tab. – Friendly fire warning on […]

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Release Notes for 10/2/2019

[ MAPS ] – Mirage and Cache are now available for Scrimmage Matchmaking. – Breach has been removed from Scrimmage Matchmaking. – Ruby has been removed from official game servers. [ MISC ] – The X-Ray P250 Package is now available for purchase. This package contains a single custom painted P250. – The French one-time […]

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