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Valve raises Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament prize pools to $1 million

"We look forward to another great year of CS:GO competition."

By February 23, 2016


Take me out to the 'Counter-Strike'

At the World Series of Video Games, PC and Xbox games are treated with the same respect as soccer or basketball.

By December 10, 2006


'CounterStrike' session sets record

Enthusiasts set up a session of "CounterStrike" with 1,160 simultaneous players hosted on a single server.

By December 1, 2004


Upsets galore at WCG Australian finals

Upsets reigned at the Australian finals of the World Cyber Games (WCG) held on the Gold Coast this weekend, with two major favourites pipped in Counter Strike 1.6 and Warcraft 3.

By September 3, 2006


Swedes win pro-gaming tournament

Swedish team NIP took the top prize of $50,000 over the weekend at the world championships of the Cyberathlete Professional League, the leading promoter in the nascent field of professional gaming. NIP beat U.S. team Xtreme3 in the shooting game "Half Life: Counter Strike," according to the league. Other major winners at the Dallas event included league champion Jonathan "Fatality" Wendel, who received a new Ford Focus for placing first in "Aliens vs. Predator 2."

By December 10, 2001