Major Update for Counter-Strike: Source

Some six years after it was first released, the enduringly popular Counter-Strike: Source is getting another update from Valve.

According to the post on Steam, the new update will add in 144 achievements, lifetime player stats, a domination and revenge system and a cinematic death camera. It will also incorporate “many source engine updates.”

Here’s a complete list of the updates:

  • 144 achievements added
  • New lifetime player stats and summary screens
  • New match player stats and summary screens
  • New end of round display with MVP and interesting fact about a player
  • Updated scoreboard with new icons, visual style, MVP stars, and avatar pictures
  • New cinematic death camera
  • New domination and revenge system
  • Added avatar icons to voice chat, scoreboard, and end of round display
  • Incorporated many source engine updates

Originally released in 2004, Counter-Strike: Source is a remake of the original game that incorporates Valve’s Source engine. The original game began life as a Half-Life mod.

The update is currently in beta, after which it will be distributed free to all Counter-Strike: Source owners via Steam. Expect to see it soon.

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This is the time to dust off the old CS:s game in the Steam library. I’ll be hoping in for a quick head-shot fix every so often I think!

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