Release Notes for 11/4/2019

[ MAPS ]

– Breach has been updated to the latest version from Steam Community Workshop and is now available in Scrimmage mode on official servers.

Bombsite A
– Redesigned A long
– Removed entrance walls
– Removed pit
– Added blinds to A window
– Moved globe monument slightly
– Blocked access to top of SWAT van

Bombsite B
– Replaced vents with electrical room
– Reworked cover placement
– Improved bombsite markings

Mid
– Reduced number of firing angles in mid
– Redesigned B connector
– T paths to lower and upper mid have been combined
– CTs cannot push upper mid as quickly
– Fixed unintended angles in lower mid

Other
– Redesigned CT spawn
– Removed glass in various places
– Fixed a bug where enemies outside of B could be spotted from mid
– Replaced the wall outside of B with a chain link fence – enjoy the view!
– Improved clipping
– Fix bomb stuck spots

– Cache has been updated to the latest version from Steam Community Workshop.

-Visual improvements and visibility increases map-wide.
-Fixed FPS drops in Z caused by bad model collision mesh. (Thanks Oakz!)
-Optimizations
-Allowed planting closer to A site fence.
-Fixed pixel-walk on A site. (Thanks ALJN!)
-Fixed bomb-stuck spot by squeaky entrance from T side.
-Allowed players to hop onto forklift without crouch-jumping.
-Fixed bomb passing through B ramp displacement. (Thanks jorba666!)
-Fixed unusual collisions for grenades at Mid Boost.
-Fixed ability to see under cover at B. (Thanks g0gerff!)
-Fixed getting stuck on ladder at Mid. (Thanks wTy_!)
-Lowered boxes in corner of A Main. (Thanks Don Haci!)
-Fixed several wallbang bugs

– Seaside is no longer available in Scrimmage mode on official servers.

[ WORKSHOP ]

– Mac10 UV map has been updated.
– Mac10 cavity map updated to fix wear pattern discrepancies.
– If you have workshop feedback please send mail to CSGOTeamFeedback[at]valvesoftware.com with „Workshop” in the subject line.

[ MISC ]

– New users will now default to Casual game mode.

Release Notes for 10/28/2019

[ MISC ]

– Added restrictions on tradability and marketability of newly purchased case keys, see here for more details.
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– Fixed a client UI issue sometimes displaying CS:GO Weapon Case as genuine quality.

[ DANGER ZONE ]

– Fixed an exploit where players could avoid Danger Zone damage if they had an invalid player name.
– Once a drone starts self-destructing it can no longer grab cargo.

Release Notes for 10/23/2019

[ MISC ]

– Helmet icon will now correctly disappear in HUD after armor points got reduced to zero. (thanks @jamesbardolph)

[ CS20 Sticker Capsule ]

– Updated material settings for the following stickers: Dragon Lore, CS20 Classic, Surf’s Up, Friend Code.
– Updated various sticker wear values and alpha masks.

Release Notes for 10/18/2019

[ CS20 ]

– Added a new themed Weapon Case and Sticker Capsule in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Counter-Strike.

[ MAPS ]

– Cache has been updated to the latest version from the Steam Workshop and is now available in Casual, Deathmatch, and Scrimmage.

[ MISC ]

– Added a game launch setting -lowmemworkshop to allow updating very large map files on Steam Workshop.
– Added a runtime command fov_tv_debug which allows changing field view in roaming mode in GOTV or during demo playback.
– Enabled area portals performance optimizations.

Release Notes for 10/9/2019

[ MISC ]

– As an onboarding experiment, some new users will be restricted to Casual and/or Deathmatch until they reach Private Rank 2.
– Fixed the XP progress bar not filling to the end when ranking up.
– Improved shutdown sequence of official servers when rolling over to the latest version.

[ MAPS ]

Dust II
-Fix for VPhysics Displacement bug

Nuke
-Fix for VPhysics Displacement bug
-Removed invisible collision that could block shots between ramp and toxic on Bombsite B

Vertigo
-Post-Major gameplay update:

-Bombsite A:
–Removed forklift at bottom of lower A ramp
–Tightened doorway leading to lower A ramp slightly
–Closed gap in wooden fence by A site crane
–Added new side-path from scaffolding to A site
–Made scaffolding wider
–Removed lower exit from scaffolding
–Closed one of the exits from CT elevator room to A site
–Moved drywall stack in exit from elevator room to A site
–Widened tall cover on A site

-Bombsite B:
–Widened entrance to B site from CT spawn
–Added blockers to ends of outer walkway around B site

-Other:
–Removed dark cubby by HVACs near T spawn
–Removed door in mid, cleaned up mid geometry
–Blocked gap in sandbags on lower A ramp
–Re-colored bombsite boxes to red
–Sliced corner in top mid
–Removed boxes in CT spawn
–Brightened interior lights overall