(John Hinderaker) We have written several times about efforts by Democratic Attorneys General and others to make it a criminal offense to point out deficiencies and errors in the Left’s catastrophic anthropogenic global warming theory. Show More Summary
Valve claims players who receive Counter-Strike: Global Offensive as a gift don't stick around, but players suspect other reasons.
A Connecticut man who lost money gambling on Counter-Strike: Global Offensive – a game that was never intended for gambling – has sued manufacturer Valve for its role in an illicit gambling industry that is obliquely – and illegally – connected to the game, The Seattle Times is reporting. Show More Summary
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is not giftable during the ongoing Steam sale, Valve has confirmed. Valve launched the Steam Summer Sale yesterday and knocked 50 per cent off CS:GO. It wasn't long before people noticed the competitive multiplayer first-person shooter could not be bought as a gift, and took to Reddit to discuss. Show More Summary
A class action lawsuit has been filed against Valve by a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player in the United States, with the latter alleging that the corporation has “knowingly allowed an illegal online gambling market” to foster through its in-game economy of skins and the trading and gambling sites that have opened around them. More »
That’s not how I would have described Valve’s premiere eSports shooter, but they make a good case. Valve has been accused of knowingly facilitating and profiting from an illegal online gaming market in a fascinating new lawsuit. According to Polygon‘s report, the suit argues the trading of weapon skins in bets on Counter-strike: Global Offensive […]
We’ve got a twofer for you in the Unexpected Happenings department today: 1) You can’t buy Counter-Strike: Global Offensive as a gift during the Steam Summer Sale, and 2) Valve actually explained their actions. Quickly! Read more...
In their book “China’s Offensive in Europe,” Philippe Le Corre and Alain Sepulchre analyze China’s rapidly expanding footprint on the continent, and what it means in global terms.
The UK will soon have it own 24-hour eSports TV channel, covering multiplayer video games such as Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Dota 2. Ginx eSports TV is a relaunch of the existing Ginx TV channel, which covers a broader range of gaming culture. Show More Summary
On TBS’s ELeague, airing for three hours each Friday night, skilled players of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive sprint around drab maps, gunning each other down with assault rifles and spinning digital knives in virtual hands. They lurk...Show More Summary
Cultures clash at Buffalo Wild Wings over televised Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament ELEAGUE.
A US-backed Kurdish offensive on Raqqa, as well as the Iraqi army's operation in Fallujah has recently been one of the hottest topics in global media. However, the media buzz does not reflect the actual situation on the ground and looks more like a "PR operation," a French analyst said.
It’s not often you see a tactical strategy game sitting just underneath the likes of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Dota 2 on the Steam charts. More »
ELEAGUE is looking to build a similar narrative to that of pro sports. The 10-week eSports tournament featuring the first-person shooter Counter Strike: Global Offensive is set to air on TBS on Friday. In advanced of the competitiveShow More Summary
I can still recall going to LAN cafes with friends and clamoring for Unreal Tournament and being outvoted for Counterstrike, and the legacy lives on. The newest iteration, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (also known as CS:GO) is still...Show More Summary
Shaquille O’Neal was one of the early pioneers of eSports among professional athletes when he invested in NRG eSports, a company which owns competitive League of Legends and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive teams. Appearing in a commercial...Show More Summary
Jimmy Kimmel had to set Sarah Palin straight about the validity of global warming by sharing a video of actual scientists saying the issue isn't a hoax. Palin has been publicly supporting a documentary that says climate change isn't real. Show More Summary
Valve knows that players cheating on Steam is a serious problem, and it's taking action to address that in a few new ways. One is offering a matchmaking service for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive that's only for folks who've linked...Show More Summary
With offensive stars Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema wounded, Real Madrid was happy not to go for the kill on the road and settle for a 0-0 tie.