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Half-Life: Counter-Strike Ad Blurbs (Windows)

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Advertising Blurbs (German):

    Über dieses Spiel

    Spielen Sie das weltbekannte Online-Action-Spiel. Nehmen Sie in diesem äußerst beliebten Teamplayer-Spiel an einem unglaublich realistischen Antiterrorkrieg teil. Verbünden Sie sich mit anderen Spielern und führen Sie strategische Missionen aus. Heben Sie feindliche Nester aus. Retten Sie Geiseln. Ihre Rolle ist entscheidend für den Erfolg Ihres Teams. Der Erfolg Ihres Teams wirkt sich auf Ihre Rolle aus.

    Contributed by jaXen (242912) on Jul 03, 2018.
    Counter-Strike, the world's most popular online action game and first-person shooter for the PC, makes its console debut exclusively on Xbox and Xbox Live. Counter-Strike features single-player missions taking place over a gritty realistic counterterrorist world, and allows gamers to challenge other players in team-based multiplayer games on Xbox Live and System Link. Counter-Strike on Xbox will be the most graphically advanced version of the series to date, showcasing the technical prowess of Xbox, including immersive, intense multiplayer action on Xbox Live. In addition, players will benefit by strategizing and communicating with their team mates via the Xbox Live Communicator headset.

    • Intense Xbox Live multiplayer action.Gamers can battle real players throughout the world with XboxLive, strategizing and communicating with up to 16 other players. A unique player-ranking system will allow gamers to select games with equal-caliber opponents, while Xbox Live helps ensure cheat-free playing fields. System Link functionality will also be available.
    • Xbox enhancements and exclusives. Players will be treated to new, graphically enhanced missions from "Counter-Strike: Condition Zero," as well as new, exclusive content designed only for Xbox. Players can engage in the usual favourites, such as Bomb Defuse and Hostage Rescue, as well as play the new single-player component.
    • Realistic counterterrorist experience. Players will experience a deep, involving counterterrorism world in which danger abounds. Players will lead an elite team through the jungles of Asia and the cold regions of Eastern Europe, and in the unbearable humidity of Colombia.
    • Real-life weapons and gadgets. Players can choose from more than 25 real-life weapons: Shotguns, sniper rifles, pistols and other military artillery are available. New gadgets include a riot shield, blowtorch and fiber optic camera, bringing new strategic elements to the "Counter-Strike" world.
    • Downloadable content. New content is planned for download on Xbox Live.

    Contributed by havoc of smeg (22263) on Sep 09, 2010. - Xbox (German):
    Der wohl bekannteste Ego-Shooter unter den Online-Spielen für den PC, ist nun auch für Konsolen erhältlich, und zwar exklusiv für Xbox und Xbox Live. In Counter-strike erfüllt ihr im Einzelspielermodus Missionen zur Terrorismusbekämpfung in einer realistisch wirkenden Welt. Außerdem habt ihr die Möglichkeit, andere Spieler über Xbox Live und System Link zu teambasierenden Multiplayer-Spielen herauszufordern.

    Contributed by Xoleras (66703) on Nov 08, 2005.

Back of Case - XBox:

    The #1 online PC action game in the world* - now on Xbox

    Be part of the thrill as a specialized counter-terrorist team rescuing hostages and defusing bombs. Compete against AI opponents in single-player mode or play co-op with your friends. Then take the action online and challenge up to 16 players worldwide on Xbox Live. Play the most visually advanced Counter-Strike ever with exclusive new content.

    Compete on 16+ maps, including 7 exclusive to Xbox.

    Xbox Live helps to ensure a competitive and cheat-free environment.

    Test your combat skills with over 22 unique weapons.

    Select from 12 teams, including 1 exclusive counter-terrorist and terrorist team.

    Download new multiplayer maps from Xbox Live.

    Two tutorials will teach you basic gameplay.

    Contributed by Corn Popper (69245) on Jun 12, 2004.

Sierra Entertainment Official Website:
    Immerse yourself in the frighteningly intense world of Counter-Terrorism.

    This is the ultimate multiplayer gaming experience that combines all the elements of the Half-Life. online universe with new single and multiplayer content. At the heart of this package is Counter-Strike, the number one played online action game built as an add-on for Half-Life., the PC CD-ROM named Game of the Year by over 50 publications worldwide. The package also contains the multiplayer components from Half-Life., Opposing Force, and Team Fortress Classic.

    Team-based gameplay casts players in the role of terrorist or counter-terrorist, competing against each other throughout a variety of game scenarios. Teams are given access to real-world ammunition and equipment. Each player has unique attributes and the ability to upgrade gear and skills at the end of each successful mission.

    Contributed by Indra was here (20911) on May 04, 2003.

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    Half-Life: Counter-Strike is the ultimate multiplayer gaming experience, combining all the elements of the Half-Life online universe with new single- and multiplayer content.

    Contributed by Kasey Chang (4617) on Dec 02, 2000.