Jul 13, 2008

Intoducing Counter Strike Online

Counter-Strike Online is a remake of Counter-Strike: Condition Zero targeted towards Asia's gaming market. It is being developed by Nexon Corporation with oversight from license-holder Valve Corporation. It uses a micropayment payment model that is managed by a custom version of the Steam back-end.

Official Trailer

Developer(s) : Nexon Corporation
Publisher(s) : Valve Corporation
Nexon Corporation (Asia)
Platform(s) Microsoft Windows
Release date : April 2008
Genre(s) : First-person shooter (FPS)
Mode(s) : Multi player

There are 32 new weapons available in Counter-Strike Online, in addition to the "classic" weapons featured in the original Counter-Strike: Condition Zero. These include:

USAS-12 - A Terrorist shotgun capable of full-auto fire and feeds from a 20-round drum magazine.

K1A - A Counter-Terrorist Sub-Machine Gun. This is actually a compact counterpart of the Daewoo K2 assault rifle. Feeds from a 30-round box magazine.
MP7A1 - A compact sub-machine gun firing armor-piercing ammunition. Feeds from a 20-round box mag.

FN SCAR - A Counter-Terrorist assault rifle with a mag size of 30 rounds.

XM8 - A Terrorist assault rifle with a mag size of 30 rounds.

VSK-94 - A Counter-Terrorist DMR (Designated Marksman Rifle) with a mag size of 20 rounds.
SVD Sniper Rifle - A Terrorist DMR with a mag size of 10 rounds.

QBB-95 - A Counter-Terrorist Machine gun. MG version of the Chinese QBZ-95 assault rifle. Feeds from a 70-round drum mag.