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CS:GO is now free-to-play as Valve adds a battle royale mode

A heck of a lot of people are about to load up Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Not only has the enduring competitive shooter gone fully free-to-play on Steam, but Valve has added its own take on battle royale. The new mode, Danger Zone, i...

 
 
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In only a few days, someone made de_dust2 in Far Cry 5

One of the coolest features in Far Cry 5 is the ability for users to create their own maps. While this isn't new for the series (this was present in the original game on both PC and Xbox), the flexibility of the new tools means you can crea...

 
 
 
 
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CS:GO is about to get a 'refined' Dust2

Valve will "soon" roll out a reworked version of Dust2 for testing in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive which, wow, it's actually happening! The company even shared a screenshot and everything. This dang map is going to outlive us all. CS:G...

 
 
 
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Glove skins come to Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

When I think of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (and, at this point, Valve more generally as well), I think of monetized items. You too? Well, here's another! Valve has introduced cosmetic glove skins as well as Steam Group Lobbies, a way ...

 
 
 
 
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Valve breaks silence on third-party gambling sites

In light of the recent spotlight placed on gambling websites built around Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, game developer and Steam platform holder Valve has at last felt the need to issue a public statement. It's about time. Here's t...

 
 
 
 
 
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Man channels the spirit of Solid Snake in CS:GO

As a person who has spent well over 300 hours as a Spy in TF2, I'm no stranger to the thrill of sneaking behind your opponent's back and maneuvering around them for a sneaky win in a Source game. But, the Spy has the benefit of a cloaking d...

 
 
 
 
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These are the new Counter-Strike: GO hitboxes

The next time you play Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, it's going to look and feel a little different. In a patch released this week, Valve added new animations for character movement, weapons, ladder climbing, and bomb defusing (shown on...

 
 
 
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No more Adderall abuse for players in one eSports league

Abusing drugs to enhance performance isn't just a thing that happens in professional sports, but up until now they haven't been tested for in eSports. Coming just a week after professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player C...

 
 
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DreamHack is coming stateside

The "world's largest LAN party" is coming stateside. DreamHack, founded in 1992, was established as a festival for online gaming fans to gather with their own computers. But since then it has also become a powerhouse in the eSports world. T...

 
 
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Review: Shooter

Shooters seem simple. You step into the shoes of your typical tough guy space-marine or mercenary and empty clip after clip into the faces of Nazis, or aliens, or alien-Nazis from the vaguely disembodied gun bobbing up and down in front of ...

 
 
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There's more people on Steam than there are in Belarus

Yesterday, May 10, Steam hit a new record for highest concurrent players. 9.5 Million People were logged in at midday PST. That’s more than the population of Belarus, and it’s rapidly catching up to that of the United Arab Emira...

 
 
 




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TheBlondeBass

In case anyone is interested, PAX East will host the first official Magic the Gathering Arena tournament this week, with the finals on Curious to see how well the game works as an eSport!

 
JcDent

In this months issue of Captain Obvious Journal of Low-Hanging Fruit Studies:

 
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Dere

Anyone up for some siege today? Could use a break from Sekiro

 
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FromSoftware are, apparently, the developers of my final year at university

 
bong264

Mega sg reviews are out! Its looking real Wish I had the spare cash for one!

 
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Pro Tip: Sekiro definitely has an easy Mini boss or boss or just about anything giving you a hard time, light their ass up with firecrackers like its 4th of July! Works on almost

 
dephoenix

So I ran into the MK11 roster I wont spoil any of the rumored characters for obvious reasons, but I have to say if the leak is true then Im TWELVE DLC CHARACTERS?! Thats just Never been happier to wait for the complete

 
 

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