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Just bought counter strike.
Is this a Multi Player like TF2 where you cannot play by yourself really??
Is there a Free for all mode or is it all a team based ??
Seems the servers I have been on there are a bunch of guys on the coms constantly complaining about this and that it gets really irritating.. Suggestions on how to learn this great game appreciated...
post #2 of 31
Its pretty much all team based. Theres allso free for all matches some times. You will love it.
post #3 of 31
It's always team based. Also, as far as people complaining, just get used to it. They're just making excuses for being bad. Also, don't listen to most advice you're given in public servers, as most of the people in them are morons. Try to find people you either know that play, or someone that plays competitively if you need tips or any information.
post #4 of 31
It's mostly team based, with certain objectives (like rescuing hostages, planting/diffusing bombs, etc.). Although killing the entire other team generally means a win for that round. Rounds are usually really short (from ~1:00-4:00, depending on number of players). You usually do not respawn during a given round.

There are thousands of servers, however, with different maps/variants of the game. "Gun Games" are common - when you get a kill, your gun is upgraded sequentially and you're put on the next "level". Deathmatches are also played. DM is basically your free-for-all, with instant respawn after death.

There are other types you can check out. Counter-Strike is a large community. Have fun!
    
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Well what can you get there both multiplayer games CSS and TF2 team based,There are some deathmatches servers also for CSS,not sure for TF2 though.
 
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You should check out Donkey Kong too while you're at it.

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Counterstrike will be very funny once you do pretty good.

Being a beginner or "noob" you will be *****ed,critizied, and yelled at many times .
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Originally Posted by Choggs396 View Post
There are thousands of servers, however, with different maps/variants of the game. "Gun Games" are common - when you get a kill, your gun is upgraded sequentially and you're put on the next "level". Deathmatches are also played. DM is basically your free-for-all, with instant respawn after death.
Don't forget the Deathmatch GunGames... those are fun.

Speaking of CS, off to play.
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get ready for everyone to pistol-head-shot you from the other side of the map.

oh joy!
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1.Ok How do you tell one team from another at a distance the other guys looks the same and theres friendly fire I am learning??
2. Is there a button to knife with or melee like in cod4 or do you have to switch to knife first??
3. If I have bought something I dont want by accident how do i get rid of it and buy something else instead??
Thanks
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