This game has received a Metascore® of 88 from Metacritic.
This game is included in the following packages:
(CS for short) is the world's number 1 online action game. Engage in an incredibly realistic brand of terrorist warfare in this wildly popular team-based game. Ally with teammates to complete strategic missions. Take out enemy sites. Rescue hostages. Your role affects your team's success. Your team's success affects your role.
Counter-Strike was first released as a Mod on June 19th, 1999. The Counter-Strike Mod was developed by Minh "Gooseman" Le and Jess "Cliffe" Cliffe. On April 12th, 2000, Valve announced that the Counter-Strike developers and Valve had teamed up, since then Counter-Strike has been available to buy. The Final Version of Counter-Strike is Version 1.6 released at September 15, 2003.
Counter-Strike maps use the following prefixes:
de_ for Bomb Defusal,
as_ for Assassination, and
cs_ for Hostage Rescue.
Counter-Strike has the following official maps included:
Other games of the Counter-Strike franchise:
- Counter-Strike - The official website.