What are the differences between Counter Strike: Global Offensive and Counter Strike: Source?

  • As Counter Strike: Source is also a graphics improved version of original CS.

    But what are new features in Global Offensive and how they differs from Counter Strike: Source?

  • Mostly subjective, really. Some people like CS:S, some people don't. Here are some of the differences. CS:GO has:

    • Smaller hitboxes
    • Less clutter on maps to block movement
    • Tighter recoil (spray and pray does not work well)
    • New weapons (a few pistols, shotguns, smgs, mgs)
    • New grenades (decoy and flame)
    • Better graphics

    Some actual improvements:

    • Gungame and Deathmatch modes built into game
    • Matchmaking
    • Rating system
    • Elo system
    • Arranged team matchmaking
    • CS:GO TV, a significant improvement over previous iterations.

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