Counter-Strike: Source Beta includes engine update

The limited Counter-Strike: Source Beta includes some engine updates, which brings CS:S up to par with other source engine games. Unfortunately, the beta was limited and you may not be able to get in at this point in time. However, don’t start running away with your knife out just yet. The beta will be released to everyone eventually.

About the Game

Available immediately, Valve has launched an extensive update to Counter-Strike: Source, now in beta. The update includes a host of new features and functionality developed in collaboration with Hidden Path Studios.

This beta will run for a limited time, and once complete, the update will be deployed to all Counter-Strike: Source owners for free via Steam…

Features new to the beta

* 144 achievements added
* New lifetime player stats and summary screens
* New match player stats and summary screens
* New end of round display with MVP and interesting fact about a player
* Updated scoreboard with new icons, visual style, MVP stars, and avatar pictures
* New cinematic death camera
* New domination and revenge system
* Added avatar icons to voice chat, scoreboard, and end of round display
* Incorporated many source engine updates

Source: steampowered.com