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Score Breakdown Based on 10263 ratings
  1. 10 (2766)
  2. 9 (3596)
  3. 8 (2240)
  4. 7 (899)
  5. 6 (254)
  6. 5 (138)
  7. 4 (64)
  8. 3 (45)
  9. 2 (60)
  10. 1 (201)

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  • User Rating 9.7

    Legendary Game. Classic. More classicy than mario!

    Rated on December 24, 2005 by Nepler

    Obviously this is the best FPS game on the planet for any system. I had this game since 2 years after it came out. Amazing its still one of the games im only playing. I'm in cal-m so thats one of the ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    The number 1 shooter....est.2000

    Rated on December 26, 2005 by Darthnaevus

    The multiplayer experience has increased since that game... but that one was the daddy of all multiplayer shooters... A classic shoot'n'dodge game... Why is it that popular?Simple, low specs needed, ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    The game that started it all.

    Rated on July 15, 2006 by LouieV13

    Gameplay: The gameplay was pretty new when it came out. The buying system was pretty revolutionary and still kind of is since not too many games use it. The idea of Counter Terrorist vs Terrorist was...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    Negative.

    Rated on December 26, 2005 by differentiation

    Ah, CS, the most famous Half-Life mod. In many instances, the popularity of this game recruited many to buy Half-Life, and the fan base grows on an international level. The idea is sound, counter-terr...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    great multiplayer

    Rated on April 02, 2008 by waz-za

    great multi player but no single player which could have made it even better... bad graphics though their alright 4 the time of its release but their just pretty bad quite pixely 2 sometimes but the ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    Rated on September 14, 2003 by Hunk4thSurvivor

    This game is ABSOLUTELY great. I mean i got this game in 2000 right when it came out and i STILL PLAY IT TODAY! THIS IS THE ONLY REAL game i play everyday for 3 years straight!!!I have never played a ...

    1 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.9

    Rated on October 12, 2003 by Visi0naries

    Counter-Strike is one of the most popular online action games to this day. As a Half-Life Mod, it is more popular than the game that actually made it. That's how CS proved itself to be such a strong c...

    1 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    Rated on October 29, 2003 by rsana

    This game is good and it has alot of maps that are fun to play. lots of guns to use. when people work as a team it is awesome to play and watch. you fight along side your comrades as you wipe out the ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    This is the FPS mother of all<br /> ---------------------------------------<br /> The Half-Life:Counter_Strike

    Rated on December 29, 2005 by the-killaz

    The Half Life Series is the best FPS on all console,But the Half Life Splits to many thing, and the Counter-Strike is one of them, but it has somthing diffirent in it so here we are . 1. The...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.2

    Counter-Strike is easily the benchmark for online gaming. (Ratings based on what was available in the year 2000).

    Rated on July 21, 2006 by acmilanrocks

    I write this review 7 years after it's initial release (the mod version), but I'm going to disregard the new Condition Zero and Source sequels (updates actually). If you don't know what Counter-Str...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.