The economy system in CS:GO is a major gameplay mechanic and pretty important for competitive play. Understanding the basics of it is an essential thing on your road to a better player. We have visualized the money system of CS:GO for you and added a few explanations and tips in this guide.
There are a lot of CS:GO weapon analysis and very detailed data spreadsheets in the internet, but most of them are outdated, unclear or just too detailed and overcomplicated, so you have to invest some time to understand and interpret all the values. This guide focuses on the most common weapons in competitive play in higher tiers. We wanted to create a quick and handy overview for beginners, which compares the most used weapons and give you specific recommendations for different situations.
CS:GO is the first Counter-Strike version with a modern (automatic) matchmaking system, which allows you to play competitive matches against similar skilled players. In this guide we will show you all existing Skill Groups, answer some frequently asked questions and try to lift some old myths about the Matchmaking system.
As you might already have noticed, one of the most important gameplay mechanics in CS:GO is the sound. The exact knowledge of what is hearable for your enemies and what not, can give you a huge advantage in competitive matches. In this guide we will help you to adjust your sound settings, explain some basic things and give you a handy overview what your enemies can hear ingame.
A big part of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is individual skill and map knowledge. Effective grenades, strategic positioning and good spray control are just a few examples of individual player skill. From time to time you need start a local server and practice flashbangs, check advantageous positions and angles or discover new useful smoke grenades to improve yourself. We will show and explain you the best console commands for practicing CS:GO and also offer you a good ready-to-go practice config file at the end of this guide.
Are you looking for good CS:GO DeathMatch servers? A lot of successful clans are running their own servers, but most of them are abandoned due to terrible settings or heavy performance problems. This is a constantly updated list of the most popular and best running DeathMatch servers worldwide. Please feel free to contact us, if you think we missed an important server.