Counter-Strike isn’t just a game, it’s a serie of multiplayer (first-person) shooter. The goal of the game is to perpatrate an act of terror with a team, this can be bombing, hostake-taking or an assassination), on the other side is a team which has the goal to prevent this happens.
The game itself is actually quite old, the series already begun in 1999 with the release of Counter-Strike, this was the first of many. It was a modification for Half-Life actualy. Due the fact that Valve acquired the intellectual property form the original designers (Minh “Gooseman”Le and Jess “Cliffe” Cliffe), Valve could turn Counter-Strike into a retail product.
New versions of Counter-Strike are:
- Counter-Strike: Condition Zero
- Counter-Strike: Source
- Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is available on Windows, OS X, XBox 360 en Playstation.