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Interesting Facts You Should Know About CS:GO

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Meta: How much do you think you know about CS:GO? Find out some of our interesting facts here in this guide as we explore this popular esport game.

If you pay attention to the esports industry then you may have heard of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Since the release of this game back in 2012, CS:GO has become one of the most popular games in the industry with huge tournaments and players around the world taking part. Below, we thought we would look at the game in more detail and tell you some interesting facts about CS:GO. Read on to find out what these are.

Astralis Is The More Successful Team

There are tons of excellent teams that play CS:GO but there are some that are leading the way when it comes to expertise. According to fans and the rankings, Astralis is the most successful team in professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive history. They secured their first win back in 2018 and since then have gone on to achieve a massive amount of success. Other teams that are worth taking note of include SK Gaming, Team Liquid and Natus Vincere.

It Is Huge On Twitch

For any esports fans, Twitch is an excellent platform that is filled with all of the content that you need. But did you know that back in April 2020, Twitch users spent around 86.4million hours watching CS:GO online? This is due to the high volume of events that are taking place around the clock. For any CS:GO fans, there is always something to watch on Twitch. Make sure to check out some of the leading players’ Twitch channels to stay up to date with what is going on in this industry.

It Has The Most Tournaments

In the world of esports, there are hundreds of tournaments taking place all the time. This includes large scale tournaments that feature the best teams and some smaller independent tournaments. In fact, CS:GO has hosted more tournaments than any other professional esport out there. This is one of the main reasons why CSGO betting has become so popular as fans want to get a slice of the action. There is always a tournament to bet on.

ZywOo Is The Best Player Of All Time

Everyone has their favourite players but you can’t really argue with the leaderboard when it comes to such a large scale game like this one. According to the stats for this game, you’ll find that ZywOo is the best player of all time. ZywOo comes from France and he is leading the way ahead of Ukrainian star s1mple. Make sure to keep an eye on this player and his competitors and you’ll certainly be impressed.

It Is The Fourth Game In The Series

If you have started playing Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and enjoyed it, you might be interested to know that this game is actually part of a larger series. In fact, this game is the fourth in the series, which means that you have much more to enjoy. The exciting features of this version include a high skill ceiling, polished aesthetics and stronger shooting mechanics than the other games.


If you are still yet to try out Counter-Strike: Global Offensive then you might want to give this one a go. Even if you can’t meet the standards set by the leading players in the top teams like SK Gaming and Astralis, you can still have a good time playing with your friends. This game is set to evolve further with new updates and versions for you to enjoy.

While other esports are gaining popularity around the world, we don’t expect any to take over CS:GO and just how well it has been doing over recent years. 

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