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Shroud believes Counter-Strike will “die” with CS2

Shroud believes Counter-Strike will “die” with CS2

published: 2023-10-02T14:03:53

Updated: 2023-10-02T14:04:04

Twitch star and former CS:GO pro Michael “Shroud” Grzecyk He revealed that he believes Counter-Strike will “die” with CS2.

For over a decade, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has been one of the most popular first-person shooters in the world. Finally, the previous version arrived on September 27, with Counter-Strike 2 released after months of beta testing.

With gameplay improving across the board with new features, fans have high hopes for the future of the game. However, in a recent live stream, Twitch star shroud, who is a former professional CS:GO player, was not as optimistic.

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Shroud believes Counter-Strike will die with CS2

During his broadcast on October 1, Shroud called for some changes to the smoke response in the new first-person shooter, before revealing that he believes Counter-Strike 2 will be the end of the series.

“They need to delete the smoke effect,” he said. “You run out of smoke when you’re Batman’s king. They literally need to delete that from this game.”

“I think this game is dying. CS is dying with two. I think it is. I strongly believe in that.”

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However, his teammates couldn’t help but disagree with the former professional, hitting back and criticizing him for being negative.

“I feel like you’re being a little negative,” his teammate said. “It’s just the truth, I think it is,” replied Shroud. “I think it’s the end of Counter-Strike with this game. What I mean is we did pretty well, right?”

The presenter added: “We certainly did.” think about it.”

While Shroud believes it could be the end of the series, Counter-Strike 2 clearly shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon, as it absolutely dominates as the most played game on Steam currently.

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