Mouse and video gaming settings can make or break your Counter-Strike: Global Offensive experience, so it’s very important to ensure you have settings that are right for you. It’s also important to recognize that the only way to know these settings and their suitability to you is to play CS:GO and try out each setting. […]
Valve has finally managed to bring Counter-Strike: Global Offensive into China. As a result of a deal with Perfect World, one of the biggest publishers in the country, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is now available to all in mainland China. The game is free-to-play for Chinese players who can verify their identify. This is done by […]
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has sold more than 10 million copies. One Twitch analytics site has it overtaking Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, League of Legends, and other top games in the livestreaming arena. And it even passed Valve’s own Dota 2 on its own Steam platform, hitting 1 million concurrent players for the first time on September 8. Other games are adding […]
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Eleague is adding some high-tech features for its CS:GO Premier 2017 tournament, which kicks off at 7 p.m. Pacific on Friday. Sixteen teams will face off on the battlefield of Valve’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, vying for a prize pool of $1 million. Thanks to partnerships with Tobii, Sliver.tv, and Dojo Madness, fans will get more […]
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has been topping every Steam chart possible, but not all players are new to the shooter genre. For many of them, playing Battlegrounds is actually taking away from their time with other popular shooters on Steam, the kind of which they used to play so much of before Battlegrounds launched. Case in point: […]
$350,000 is on the line in the PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Invitational tournament at Gamescom this weekend. To put that into perspective, the biggest Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournaments in the world offered up $100,000 less than that until 2016. The biggest ever Overwatch tournament could only offer $300,000, and PUBG’s main competitor, H1Z1, could only offer up […]
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Depending on your point of view, Valve’s news this week is either one heckuva tease or a knife in your Half-Life-lovin’ soul. Late Tuesday night, the publisher of worldwide hits such as Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Team Fortress 2 announced Artifact, a digital card game (think Magic: The Gathering, but as a video game). We don’t know much more about […]
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is officially the third game on Steam with the highest peak player count. This puts it right below Dota 2, and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, the two games that occupied the top slots for years virtually unchallenged. This actually isn’t that surprising. Earlier this month, PUBG overtook GTA 5’s concurrent player count, putting Fallout […]
A vulnerability in Valve's Source SDK, however, could have allowed someone to compromise your system by killing you in a game like "Team Fortress 2" or "Counter Strike: Global Offensive."
We’ve seen esports coverage head to plenty of traditional sports networks, including TBS (which has done Counterstrike: Global Offensive and Street Fighter V with its ELEAGUE), ESPN (most recently, Street Fighter V) and college networks...Show More Summary
Back in September, the Philadelphia 76ers bought Team Dignitas -- an established esports organization with teams across League of Legends, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Heroes of the Storm -- making it the first North American sports franchise to plant a flag in the world of professional gaming. Show More Summary
Every year, Valve holds a special event for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive that allows community map makers to get some recognition. These take the form of "Operation" X and have seen major alterations to the core Counter-Strike gameplay along with a plethora of new maps. Show More Summary
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You hear a lot about Overwatch and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive in esports, but Ubisoft has a shooter of its own that has attracted pro gamers. The French publisher today released a short documentary on a recent Rainbow Six Siege tournament, the Six Invitational, that took place in Montreal in February. You can watch it above. Siege […]
Gaming and eSports have definitely hit the mainstream media. In fact, you can find FIFA tournaments live on ESPN and TBS is hyping Counter Strike: Global Offensive games as if they were championship boxing events. With Twitter and Sony already jumping into the lucrative industry, it was only a matter of time before Facebook joined the fray. Show More Summary
Authored by Joey Clark via TheAntiMedia.org, I can forgive a man who loses his temper, but to lose one’s temperance lock, stock, and barrel? That is a damnable offense. Without a sense of moderation, even the most courageous and prudent...Show More Summary
By Dustin Volz WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A global cyber attack on Friday renewed concerns about whether the U.S. National Security Agency and other countries' intelligence services too often hoard software vulnerabilities for offensive purposes, rather than quickly alerting technology companies to such flaws. Show More Summary
?There was a time when the offensive term “climate change denier” referred to those who directly disputed the existence of global warming. Now, the term is affixed to anyone who doesn’t promote the radical policy demands of climate alarmists.