Did you get your hands on a beta key for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive? Go you! You'll be able to play soon enough. Next Wednesday, November 30 is when Valve plans to initiate the closed beta.
The company has been quick to say it's looking for specific feedback from the CS community, so this should be a good opportunity for long-time players to give feedback that could ultimately shape this game. The beta's map rotation is going to consist of Dust and Dust2. Right.
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