Valve have tonight pushed out a post Major update, which is minor in the grand scheme of things but has introduced a new meta to the game. Counter-Strike for it’s entire history has featured one rather important map, it is actually world famous, and has an ever lasting legacy in the gaming circles for being not only fun, but incredibly balanced. It is of course, de_dust2, over the years we have seen many many great matches and great moments on dust2. Be it, ScreaM’s 1v4 clutch against fm-eSports at insomnia45, or Team X Vs NiP in 2013, it has historic pedigree.
However, Valve after much teasing (the ELEAGUE content video on the history of Counter-Strike) have [...]
In what is fast becoming LAN tradition, Valve overnight have shipped a new update to Counter-Strike. In this update, they have massively changed the sounds within the game (most importantly directional sound) and made minor tweaks to de_nuke (which were long overdue).
Last year to the exact date, Valve had shipped out the brilliant Revolver update just ahead of insomnia56, then prior to epic.SEVENTEEN in February, they shipped out another massive update, which managed to contain game breaking bugs which meant epic.LAN had to rollback the update and play on the previous version. If anything, Valve enjoy throwing these updates out before UK LAN events, just for extra spirit and [...]