Counter-Strike is a modification (MOD) to the excellent game, Half-Life. It modifies the multiplayer aspects of Half-Life to bring to it a more team-oriented gameplay. Counter-Strike provides the player with an experience that a trained counter-terrorist unit or terrorist unit experiences.
The MOD is team-based featuring one team playing the role of the terrorist and the other team playing the role of the counter-terrorist. Each side has access to different guns and equipment, as well as different abilities. Maps have different goals such as: hostage rescue, assassination, bomb defusion, Terrorist escape, etc.

Weapons include the usual assortment of pistols, shotguns, assault rifles, sniper rifles, grenades, demolition devices. Each side has access to a different subset of weapons so for example only the counter-terrorist can use the M4A1, and only the terrorists can use the AK-47.

We are confident that we've created a MOD quite unlike any other. We hope you will be immersed in the frightening and intense world of Counter-Terrorism.

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1 comment by doonbugie on Jul 7th, 2008

Hey guys Ive just recently started my own CS Beta 6.6 NO-LAG server. If you want to join the clan or partake in my server, The Groups page is and The server is on the main profile of the steam group. Have any troubles just message me. I'm always open for suggestions so feel free and don't hesitate to give a comment on the mod.

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Official CS Training Course

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Jul 31, 2014 Patch 2 comments

This is the Official CS Training Course in German language. It was original content of the CS Retail 1.3 version.



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My latest map for Counter Strike 1.6 Creators: Me (Naitsirk) (mapping, modelling, texturing, designing) Shash7 (compiling, editing, advice) SickiX (beta...

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"Ok team follow my command!" This is a little compilation of all the old CS beta's I put together, in 100% working form! Just extract to your Half-Life...

Counter-Strike 1.3

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Apr 24, 2010 Full Version 75 comments

Counter-Strike 1.3 for Half-Life Retail, WON Network. Not sure if there are servers for this on WON2.

Counter-Strike 1.4

Counter-Strike 1.4

Apr 21, 2010 Full Version 47 comments

Counter-Strike version 1.4, for Half-Life Retail. WON network. Use the WON2 patch for multiplayer. All rights go to Valve.

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SpeedyClaude Sep 25 2011, 7:09am says:

Is'n Counter-Strike retail?

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Cremat0r Oct 21 2011, 1:24pm replied:


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bud389 Oct 21 2011, 10:55pm replied:

Wow your a douche, just get off the site and never return, go back to faggotchan where you belong.

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TheJP3372 Sep 30 2011, 5:36am replied:

It started of as a mod, then it became retail.

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Night-Fury Sep 19 2011, 12:49am says:

Aww counter strike 1.6 and the outdated free version! Good times... Good times. Now just full of poor people who cant speak english or use aimbots vice verse with css well its getting there.

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johnkillzyou Aug 20 2011, 1:59pm says:

My goodness, this mod is still being distributed? Wow! I would've thought they would have stopped distribution of it to make more cash!

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nextinline May 31 2011, 4:39pm says:

heh gotta feel bad for the people who got the steam version, they got to pay, 10 bucks (20 for source)

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Mighty_Guy Aug 6 2011, 7:57am replied: Source for 5 bucks along with Gmod during the Steam Summer Sale

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IronWoodside Jun 18 2011, 3:00am replied:

got mine for free i had an old half-life CD form 1999 and i type a code on steam got all these free half-life games its awesome payed nothing

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da_lawl_man_of_garce Aug 11 2011, 4:01pm replied:

i had the GOTY half-life edition and the cs condition 0 wich i had from 2000 i guess...dont know exactly when its been released so dont blame me :|

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FoxMcGee May 19 2011, 4:27pm says:

I jest bought Half Life Platinum, and how do i get the Won server fix?

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Counter-Strike is my all time favorite mod. The impact it had and still has on todays multiplayer games remains remarkable. I've never experienced the time before 1.6 but I bet it was great! I know there are a lot of people who want to go back in time to 19 Juli 1999 when it first came out til steam took over. Who would have imagined that a modification on a game would be the most played multiplayer game in the future. A new Counter-Strike is coming in April 2012 but I don't think any future made…

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