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The Counter-Strike Team

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Shooter

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11/08/00 Sierra Entertainment
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Owners: 196
Favorite: 11
Tracked: 1
Wishlist: 5
Now Playing: 2
 
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Half-Life: Counter-Strike - Summary

Counter-Strike (commonly abbreviated to CS) is a tactical first-person shooter video game which originated from a Half-Life modification by Minh "Gooseman" Le and Jess "Cliffe" Cliffe. The game has been expanded into a series since its original release, which currently includes Counter-Strike: Condition Zero, Counter-Strike: Source, Counter-Strike: Anthology and Counter-Strike on Xbox. Counter-Strike pits a team of counter-terrorists against a team of terrorists in a series of rounds. Each round is won by either completing the mission objective or eliminating the opposing force. The latest incarnation of the game, Counter-Strike: Source, is based on the Source engine developed for Half-Life 2.

The game is currently the most played Half-Life modification in terms of players, according to GameSpy.

Counter-Strike was developed first as a Half-Life modification. Therefore named "Half-Life: Counter-Strike". The original version was a 3rd-party Half-Life modification, but since then it has grown into a commercial mod and later advertised as a separate game in itself. It still uses and runs on the Half-Life game engine and is based on its unchanged structure.

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Aj_habfan posted 11/10/2009, 09:47
Half Life: Counter-Strike. The little add-on game with low expectations that is now almost as huge. What a game...
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koopatrooper posted 23/03/2009, 02:42
add my steam id if ur up for a match :spongebob4046
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trestres posted 12/08/2008, 04:11
One of the best games ever!! ADDICTED
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cool48 posted 21/03/2008, 09:44
I tried adding this game a loooong time ago and it didn't let me!?
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