Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Beta Update Released
Product Update - Valve
Mar 29, 2012
Maps: - Added Arms Race maps – Shoots and Baggage - Added Aztec to Classic maps
Gameplay: - Arsenal Arms Race game mode is a single extended round with instant respawn. All players start with the same weapon and get a new one each time they kill an enemy. The progression of unlocked weapons ends with the knife. The first player to get a kill with every weapon wins the match.
- Added ‘Find A Game’ to the Play options menu screen. Find A Game allows you to join an online game of a specific type. This update offers Arsenal Arms Race and Classic Competitive game modes. The map cycle groups include: -- Classic Maps -- Arms Race Maps
- Added new weapons: -- Scar 20 – CT only auto-sniper. -- G3SG1 – Terrorist only auto-sniper. -- Zeus x27 – Casual Mode only weapon available to both teams.
- Adjustments have been made to increase the base accuracy of all weapons. - Jump and land penalties have been decreased, and the rate of stamina gain has been increased. - Bot difficulty has been tuned. - HE grenade damage has been adjusted per pro feedback.
Models - Added two new player skins: -- Phoenix Faction -- GIGN
UI - Death notice order reversed. - Updated Italy mini map image.
Bug Fixes - Fixed a bug in the keyboard + mouse options screen where changes were resetting. - Fixed the consecutive loss bonus persisting through halftime. Solves the problem of teams receiving extra cash early in the second round of the match. - Fixed end match scoreboard saying it was a tie in Arsenal Mode. - Fixed a bug where penetrating shots were doing full damage after the penetration. - Fixed a bug where the desired distance required to defuse the bomb wasn’t being used. - Fix for the HUD alert panel coming up incorrectly. - Fixed for bots not being able to defuse bomb. - Fix for bug in Demolition mode where players would start the first round of the second half stuck in level geometry. - Fix for radio message font appearing quite large at higher resolutions.