FPS (First-person shooter)
Storming the front with its debut in 1999, Counter-Strike pits terrorists against counter-terrorists in a team duel set in a first-person shooter (FPS) theme. What initially started out as a fan-produced mod for Half-Life soon evolved into an entirely new game by itself, credits to the introduction of new concepts and features, as well as the constant refining and improvements to the series.
Riding on its fast-paced and adrenaline pumping tactical game play, Counter-Strike has moved on to garner great success with an ever-growing and dedicated fan base following to become the world’s most popular FPS game.
Ask any FPS player out there about how they first got weaned into this genre of gaming and they will without a doubt, cite Counter-Strike and acknowledge it as the pioneer of FPS games set in a realistic environment.
Weapons and Equipments
By far, Counter-Strike Online due to the game's MMO nature, weapons and equipments are added over time on various patch and updates. Weapons' obtain method differs, be it by game points, cash points, various events or by decoding the game's Code Box.
All weapons and several equipments can be purchased for unlimited/permanent duration, and getting premium/advanced weapons from the C-BOX will always be permanent.
Various classic Counter-Strike maps returns in CSO, alongside many unexpected returns such as Vegas. Original maps or maps that were derived from popular fan-made maps from Counter-Strike were made especially for this game.
Aside from the classics, Counter-Strike Online offers more game modes for players. Many were made based off popular custom Counter-Strike game modes.
Lots of named characters were introduced for the game, and Counter-Strike Online is the second game to feature playable female characters after the Japan-exclusive arcade game Counter-Strike Neo.
Classic factions return, with their appearance taken directly from Condition Zero.
Aside from buying items or weapons individually, players has the option to buy items in sets, usually they offer two or more items in a discounted price. Some sets are available in the shop forever, while some are event-limited.
|CPU||Intel Pentium 4, 1.2 - 1.5GHZ||Intel Core 2 Duo and above|
|Graphics Card||Nvidia GeForce 4 Series 128MB||Nvidia GeForce 7600 256MB and above|
|Operating System||Windows 2000 / XP / Vista (32 bit) / Windows 7||Windows 2000 / XP / Vista (32 bit) / Windows 7|
|Network||ADSL / Cable||ADSL / Cable|
|Hard Disk Drive||1GB||1GB|
This section pertains the registration and starting guides for the English-language Singapore/Malaysia version of Counter-Strike Online.
Counter Strike Online Singapore/Malaysia & Indonesia Music
Counter Strike Online Full Music
Ditto, Christmas version
- Nexon - South Korea
- beanfun! - Taiwan/Hong Kong
- TianCity - China
- Nexon - Japan
- IAHGames - Singapore and Malaysia
- Megaxus - Indonesia
PlayFPS- Thailand (Officially closed on 19 December 2013)
- Nexon Europe - Turkey