In a recent CS:GO update, Valve has given the game some festive features in honor of both the success of ESL Cologne and CS:GO’s third birthday. We’ve added Valve’s official statement as well as some screenshots of the new features below. SPOILER ALERT!
ESL One Cologne 2015 shattered every record, with over 1.2 million viewers tuning in on Twitch and GOTV for the Grand Final. Congrats again to Fnatic on their third CS:GO Major Championship win.
CS:GO fans had the opportunity to directly support their favorite teams and players and their response was unprecedented: thanks to crowd-funding with event stickers, the players and organizations received a total of over $4.2 million!
To celebrate the amazing event, and in honor of CS:GO’s third birthday, we’ve turned on party mode. Grab your friends, a Zeus or two, and have some fun!