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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive in August

Valve announces Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is planned for release on August 21st for Windows, OS X, PlayStation Network, and Xbox LIVE Arcade at the same price of $15.00 across the board:

Valve, creators of best-selling game franchises (such as Counter-Strike, Half-Life, Left 4 Dead, Portal, and Team Fortress) and leading technologies (such as Steam and Source), today announced Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS: GO) is targeted for release on August 21, 2012.

To be available via the Playstation Network, Xbox Live Arcade, and Steam (for PC and Mac), CS: GO will expand upon the team-based action gameplay pioneered when Counter-Strike was launched almost 13 years ago (CS beta 1, August 1999).

CS: GO will be sold for approximately $15 on all platforms.

CS: GO features new maps, characters, and weapons and delivers updated versions of the classic CS content (de_dust, etc.). In addition, CS: GO introduces new gameplay modes, matchmaking, leader boards, and more.

Developed by Valve in cooperation with Seattle-based Hidden Path Entertainment, the title will be playable in the Sony and Microsoft booths this week at E3 in Los Angeles, CA.

For more information, please visit http://store.steampowered.com/app/1800/

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13. Re: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive in August Jun 4, 2012, 16:02 PHJF
 
The best bot has always been a worse player than the worst human (excluding the odd random five-year-olds). The only game with bots that even RESEMBLED human players was UT.


Bots are important. Whne you get sick of the tards and the hax at least you can play with them.

So your solution to players that hack (which is easily remedied by playing someplace with admins) is to... play against aimBOTS. Seeing as how strongly CS is marketed as a competitive, team-based shooter, I doubt they'd lose so much as 1% of sales by not including bots. I mean the game is already $15 which has me wondering something fierce about the quality/quantity of content it is offering.
 
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