Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
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Developer(s)
Publisher(s)Valve Corporation
Composer(s)Mike Morasky
SeriesCounter-Strike
EngineSource
Platform(s)
ReleaseAugust 21, 2012
Genre(s)First-person shooter
Mode(s)Multiplayer

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) is an online tactical and first-person shooter video game. It is developed by Valve Corporation and Hidden Path Entertainment. It is the fourth game in the main Counter-Strike franchise. It was released on August 21, 2012. It is available for Microsoft Windows and OS X on Steam, Xbox 360 on the Xbox Live Arcade, and a US-only version for the PlayStation 3 on the PlayStation Network.[1]

The main game type is defusing a bomb, which is when there are 2 teams which are Counter-Terrorists and Terrorists. The aim of the game is for the terrorist to plant the bomb at bombsite A or bombsite B. The goal is to defuse the bomb or to eliminate the enemy team. It depends on which game mode you are playing to determine on how long a game is. If you are playing casual, it will take 8 rounds to win, tie, or lose. If you are playing competitive, you will take 30 rounds or 16 rounds to win, tie, or lose.

References[change | change source]

  1. Yin-Poole, Wesley (June 4, 2012). "Counter-Strike: Global Offensive release date announced". Eurogamer. Retrieved August 28, 2014.

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